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Binational Opposition to Trusted Traveler Program Removal

February 24, 2020

February 21, 2020   The Honorable Chad F. Wolf Acting Secretary United States Department of Homeland Security 3801 Nebraska Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20528 Re: Binational Opposition to Trusted Traveler Program Removal Dear Acting-Secretary Wolf: Canada and the United States of America are linked by much more than a border. Our nations are connected by…

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GNCC Optimistic for Future of North American Trade

December 11, 2019

The GNCC was pleased to receive the announcement that U.S. House Democrats had approved the CUSMA trade agreement. We have strongly advocated for free trade and hope that this agreement will clear the way for uninterrupted and unhindered trade between the United States, Mexico, and Canada. We urge legislatures to ratify this agreement quickly and…

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GNCC announces expansion of Trade Accelerator Program to Niagara

October 23, 2019

Partnership with World Trade Centre Toronto to deliver award-winning program empowering small and medium-sized businesses to export The Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the launch of the Trade Accelerator Program (TAP) in the Niagara Region. Winner of the 2018 Ontario Export Award for Export Excellence, TAP debuted locally on October 4…

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Addressing Regional Imbalances Critical To Ontario’s Future

September 12, 2019

Industry report outlines strategies to unlock the economic potential of communities across the province Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) and the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce (GNCC) released a new report, The Great Mosaic: Reviving Ontario’s Regional Economies. The report outlines how government of all levels can work with industry to unleash the…

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The Great Mosaic: Report

September 12, 2019

The Great Mosaic: Reviving Ontario’s Regional Economies offers a framework for thinking about the present and future of Ontario’s regional economies. With this report, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) examines the unique strengths, opportunities, and challenges of different communities across the province.

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The Great Mosaic: Summary of Recommendations

September 12, 2019

 From the OCC Report – The Great Mosaic: Reviving Ontario’s Regional Economies. This report offers 17 practical recommendations to help build an environment in which Ontarians can continue to adapt and thrive as the economy evolves. 

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Keep Trade Free

August 14, 2018

For more than two decades, NAFTA has helped to drive the economic growth and prosperity of Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. Businesses in all three countries have benefited from the free flow of goods and services across our borders. Unfortunately, new U.S. tariffs are hurting both businesses and Canada’s relationship with our most important trading…

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US tax reform and the impact on cross-border individuals 

February 15, 2018

Doing business in Canada  Opportunities and other considerations  Southern Ontario is more than just beautiful beaches, Niagara Region wineries, the Shaw Festival and the city of Toronto. It is also the gateway – via four Niagara River bridges – for Western New Yorkers to access all of Canada, a country with nearly 35 million people! …

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