February 19, 2016 - Oshawa Mayor John Henry kept a focus on the positive developments in the past year in his annual address to the over 200 business leaders in attendance at the Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce Mayor’s Annual State of the City Address.

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February 19, 2016 – It’s time for entrepreneurs across Canada to polish their pitches to be part of DRAGONS’ DEN’s extraordinary 11th season on CBC-TV. This February, producers will hit the road on a 33-city audition tour to find the country’s best businesses in need of a Dragon investment.

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February 18, 2016 - The Canadian Chamber of Commerce has identified the Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness for 2016, a list of key impediments that are preventing Canadian businesses from reaching their full potential and, in turn, Canada from improving its productivity and economic prosperity.

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February 18, 2016 - Congratulations to Lisa McKnight! Lisa was chosen by the Greater Oshawa Chamber staff, with input from its Executive, as the C. Fred Ball Volunteer of the Year for 2015. The Award is presented each year at the Mayor’s Annual Lunch to the person who best exemplifies Fred’s spirit and dedication to the Chamber.

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Business Group Calls for 2016 Budget that Extends Business Engagement On Cap and Trade to Focus Proceeds on Job Creating Initiatives, and Contain Regulatory Burden to Ensure Economic Growth

February 18, 2016 - Today, the Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce (GOCC) in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) released its 2016 Ontario Pre-Budget Submission, which outlines key priorities that address the need to eliminate the deficit and establish some much needed regulatory reforms.

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