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A growing economy is essential to address Canada’s challenges

Canada’s leading businesses are urging the federal government to deliver a budget that focuses on long-term growth and job creation. “If we are serious about building back better, we must recognize that a stronger economy is fundamental to solving many […]

It’s time for an “all-hands-on-deck” response

For the latest research, analysis and perspective on business and policy in Canada, sign up for our newsletter today. Dear Friends, It’s been a difficult winter for all of us and some of us are about to enter another long weekend under […]

Reflecting on our 2020 journey

For the latest research, analysis and perspective on business and policy in Canada, sign up for our newsletter today. Dear Friends, As we close the book on a very challenging year, it’s tempting to want to move on, and not look back. […]

Canada’s sobering fiscal reality demands a growth strategy

For the latest research, analysis and perspective on business and policy in Canada, sign up for our newsletter today. Dear Friends, It’s been a roller coaster kind of a week. I am heartened by reports that several COVID-19 vaccine candidates are showing […]

Fiscal update must provide plan for recovery and growth

Business leaders will be looking to next week’s federal economic and fiscal update to address both the current health emergency and the longer term effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Canadian economy. Stopping the spread of the coronavirus must […]

Throne Speech comes at a critical time in our shared fight against COVID-19

For the latest research, analysis and perspective on business and policy in Canada, sign up for our newsletter today. Dear friends, With headlines filled with words like “crossroads” and “outbreaks” and “cases rising” it’s easy to get discouraged in our collective fight […]

Business Council welcomes Robert Asselin and Michael Gullo to its leadership team

The Business Council of Canada is pleased to welcome Robert Asselin and Michael Gullo to its policy team beginning July 20.  Robert will join as Senior Vice President Policy providing leadership on the Council’s economic growth and economic recovery strategies, […]

Canadian-American Business Community Calls For Collaborative Response to COVID-19 Crisis, Unveils New Portal for Cross-Border Advocacy

May 21, 2020 – Today, 27 groups representing businesses and communities across Canada and the United States unveiled the following joint statement calling for continued strong cross-border cooperation, trade, and supply chains as a critical component of both countries’ COVID-19 […]

Business Council welcomes Amy Castle as Vice President of Communications

Ottawa, March 31, 2020 – The Business Council of Canada is pleased to welcome Amy Castle as its Vice President of Communications. This new position responds to the Council’s enhanced focus on strategic communications, along with its ongoing policy and advocacy […]

Hyder: We will get through this if we work together

For the latest research, analysis and perspective on business and policy in Canada, sign up for our newsletter today. A message from Goldy Hyder: Dear friends, I don’t need to tell you these are extraordinary times. Despite the challenges of our new […]