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Stuck in traffic for 10,000 years

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce published a report outlining "seven problems in Canada that strategic public-private infrastructure investment can help solve."

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Greater housing supply moderates Durham’s price growth

DURHAM REGION, July 6, 2017 - Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Roger Bouma reported 997 residential transactions in June 2017, a 32 per cent decrease from the same time last year. June also saw the number of new listings in Durham decrease month-over-month to 2,639, down from a high of 3,271 new listings in May, but higher than the 1,755 new listings in June 2016.

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Province’s proposed labour reforms, minimum wage increase spark concerns among Durham businesses

Nancy Shaw CEO of the Greater Oshawa Chamber of CommerceOSHAWA -- Nancy Shaw is the CEO of the Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber, along with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and the Keep Ontario Working coalition, are expressing concerns about the Province of Ontario's recently proposed Fair Workplaces and Better Jobs Act. They say the plan commits to unproven sweeping reforms without ensuring protection against possible consequences, including job losses and rising consumer costs. June 22, 2017. - Ryan Pfeiffer / Metroland

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The Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce shares what #mychamber means to us!

The Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce CEO Nancy Shaw discusses membership with the Chamber.