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Founded in 1976, the Business Council of Canada is a not-for-profit, non-partisan organization representing business leaders in every region and sector of the country. The Council’s member companies employ 1.7 million Canadians, contribute the largest share of federal corporate taxes, and are responsible for most of Canada’s exports, corporate philanthropy, and private-sector investments in research and development. Through supply chain partnerships, service contracts and mentoring programs, Business Council members support many hundreds of thousands of small businesses and entrepreneurs in communities of all sizes, in every part of Canada. Please connect with us on LinkedIn or Twitter and subscribe to our recently launched podcast, Speaking of Business.

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Statement on removal of tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum

May 17, 2019

Canada’s business leaders congratulate both the Government of Canada and industry for their principled, patient and persistent efforts in successfully negotiating the removal of ...

Goldy Hyder on CTV Atlantic

May 14, 2019

Earlier this evening, our CEO Goldy Hyder joined Steve Murphy on CTV Atlantic, to discuss our efforts to reach out across the country to hear ...

Goldy Hyder on Atlantik-Brücke podcast “On The Record”

May 13, 2019

Goldy Hyder joins David Deißner on the Atlantik-Brücke podcast "On The Record". Godly talks about trade, opportunities, international relations and more. Listen here.

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