We are gearing up for another year for the Festival of the Maples. This year the event will take place on Saturday, April 28th on Gore St. in beautiful downtown Perth. Below are the Vendor Applications. Please email Jennifer Perkin our Festival Coordinator concerning event and vendor information at … Read More about Festival of the Maples Applications
We are so excited to announce that the Perth & District Chamber of Commerce is moving to a new location at The Factory on 40 Sunset Blvd. as of February 1, 2018. A notice will be sent with renewal receipts along with our 2018 List of Events. … Read More about We Are Moving
The One-Day Conference is organized jointly by the Perth & District Chamber of Commerce and Algonquin College, Perth Campus. The theme for the first annual conference is “Strategies to Grow and Connect Your Business” and consists of a series of Workshops, Keynote Speakers and a Panel … Read More about Lanark Business Leadership and Development Conference in 2018
Ontario and Canadian Chamber Updates
WHY NOT HIRE A STUDENT? FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR WAGES IS AVAILABLE! The 2018 Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) application period for employers is from December 19, 2017 to February 2, 2018. Canada Summer Jobs is a Government of Canada initiative. It provides funding for not-for-profit … Read More about LOOKING FOR HELP THIS SUMMER?
As issues surrounding the new minimum wage have taken the spotlight over the past week, the OCC has released an official statement. Wednesday, January 10, 2018 There has been much discussion in recent weeks about the unintended consequences of Bill 148, the legislation that introduced a higher … Read More about OCC Statement on Minimum Wage
TORONTO, Monday, January 15, 2018 – Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) provided the Ontario government with 11 recommendations for the upcoming provincial budget that will help businesses manage costs and secure the province’s competitive advantage. The submission, presented to the … Read More about Further Offset Measures Needed in Upcoming Budget to Keep Ontario Competitive