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    Thursday, May 19, 2016
    MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release May 19, 2016 ABBOTSFORD, B.C. Chamber Welcomes NEB Approval of Trans Mountain Expansion The BC Chamber welcomes the National Energy Board’s conditional approval of the Trans Mountain expansion project and urges the federal government to accept the recommendation and approve the project. "Natural resources remain by far Canada's largest export ...read more
    Wednesday, May 04, 2016
    MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release May 4, 2015 ABBOTSFORD, B.C. Minimum Wage Hike a Double Hit to Business Chamber of Commerce across BC are voicing concern about the impact that today’s announcement of two larger-than-expected minimum wage increases will have on B.C. businesses. According to Abbotsford Chamber President Josh Bach, "These two increases are larger than expected and will ...read more
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    Monday, February 22, 2016
    Chamber Makes Community Grant Funds Available The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce is again making up to $2,500 available to provide financial assistance to non-profit, community-based organizations that provide direct programs, services, or activities that enhance the quality of life for Abbotsford residents in the areas of social services and health, arts, culture, heritage, or the environment. ...read more
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    Friday, November 20, 2015
    MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release November 20, 2015 Mobile Business Licenses to Become Permanent In February of 2012 the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce appeared before Council to have the City of Abbotsford adopt the Inter-Municipal Business License to streamline the business license process and reduce barriers to doing business between neighbouring municipalities. The Mobile Business License ...read more
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    Friday, November 13, 2015
    Abbotsford Chamber Awards Four Community Grants The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce awarded Community Grants totalling $2,500 to four Abbotsford organizations at their December luncheon. The Community Grant Program was created to provide financial assistance to non-profit, community-based organizations that provide direct programs, services or activities that enhance the quality of life for ...read more
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    Monday, September 28, 2015
    E l ec t or a l Bound a r y F in a l R e port R es p ec t s A b b o t s f ord Commu n i t y Op i nion. W he n t he B C El e c t o r al B ounda r i es C o m m i ss i on r e l eased t he i r p r e li m i na r y r ep o r t i n M a r ch o f t h i s y ear t he p r oposed v o t i ng m ap o f A bbo t s f o r d l oo k ed r ad i ca ll y d i ff e r e n t . I n s t ead o f u s i ng m ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 01, 2015
    A b bo t s f o r d C ha m ber h os t s Fede r a l A ll- C and i da t e M ee t i ngs f or n e w l ocal r i d i n g . T he A bb o t s f o r d Cha m ber of C o m m e r c e, toge t her w i th the Fr a s er V a l l e y R eal E s t a te B oa r d and the Fr a s er V a l l e y I ndo - C an a d i an B u si ne s s A ss o c i a t i o n , w i l l be h o s t i ng an A l l - Ca n d i date M ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 18, 2015
    A u g u s t 1 8 , 2015 A nd r ew H o l o t a, E d i t or T he A bbo t s f o r d N e w s 34375 G l ad y s A v e. A bbo t s f o r d, B C V 2S 2 H5 R e: N o P r o t ec t i on - A u gust 1 4 , 2015 l e tt e r t o t he E d it o r D ear M r . H o l o t a : Fu rt h e r t o B ar H a y r e ' s l e tt e r r e g a r d i n g t he l a c k o f pa y m ent p r o t ec t i on f or f r ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 12, 2015
    MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release August 12, 2015 ABBOTSFORD, B.C. Abbotsford Chamber to host Federal All-Candidate Meetings for both local ridings. The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce together with the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board and the Fraser Valley Indo-Canadian Business Association will be hosting two All-Candidate Meetings, one for each of the two local Federal ridings. The meeting for ...read more
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    Thursday, August 06, 2015
    MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release August 6, 2015 ABBOTSFORD, B.C. Chamber encouraged by Conference Board of Canada Economic Outlook. Abbotsford-Mission has been identified as one of the medium-sized metropolitan areas that will continue to improve at a modest pace this year, according to The Conference Board of Canada's Metropolitan Outlook: Summer 2015. Among the 15 cities covered in the ...read more
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