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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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Canadian Energy Pipeline Association features the Report and Recommendations of the Task Force on Canada’s Economic Future

November 27, 2019

The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association featured the Report and Recommendations of the Task Force on Canada's Economic Future in its industry blog. The blog entry ...

Business Council members travel to Japan to promote stronger business ties

November 21, 2019

Goldy Hyder was in Japan this week with a group of Council member CEOs to attend the Eurasia Group’s G-Zero Summit and meet with ...

Recommendation on a national resource and climate strategy featured in Globe op-ed

November 14, 2019

Recommendation on a national resource and climate strategy featured in op-ed by PwC's Peter van Dijk and ESG Global Advisory Services' Karen Clarke-Whistler. Read here.

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