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Later this month, Parliament will rise for the summer. MPs will return to their ridings, and your teams will turn their full attention to the coming election campaign. Our message to you is simple: Canada urgently needs your leadership in driving forward a strategy for economic success. We are far ...
Dear Prime Minister: We are writing on behalf of our members, which collectively employ millions of Canadians in every industrial sector and region of the country. Together they are responsible for the vast majority of Canada’s exports to, and commercial ties with, the United States and Mexico. We applaud ...
As originally published in the Globe and Mail. Goldy Hyder is president and CEO of the Business Council of Canada, representing 150 leading companies. The Council’s recently launched Task Force on Canada’s Economic Future invited Canadians’ views at www.itsaboutcanada.ca Canada wasn’t born, it was built. For ...
The Business Council of Canada welcomes today’s decision by the federal government to approve the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline, a critical piece of Canada’s energy infrastructure. The Trans Mountain project will help to ensure that Canadians receive full and fair value for our resources in international ...
June 18, 2019More
On Fathers’ Day, Goldy Hyder sits down with Global’s Mercedes Stephenson to share the Council's views on important issues for all Canadians, including the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement, upcoming meeting between President Trump and Prime Minister Trudeau, Bill C-69 and Canada's place in the world. Watch the interview.
June 16, 2019More
Is it possible to strike a balance between the goals of business and the need to better protect consumers? James Moore, former industry minister and the head of the Business Council’s study on digital and data modernization, answers this question and more. Read the article.
June 16, 2019More