Small and Medium-Sized Business Recovery Grant

The Government of British Columbia has established a new Recovery Grant program for small and medium-sized businesses.  Through this program, “grants of $10,000 to $30,000 are available.  An additional $5,000 to $10,000 grant is available to eligible tourism-related businesses that have been hit especially hard by COVID-19”.   “Grants are fully-funded. A business would only […]

Optimizing Operations Using Technology

“As the pandemic continues, business must adapt to a new reality of the business landscape.” “The Basin Business Advisor Program (BBA) is now offering business advisement services around adopting technology such as e-commerce, digital marketing and implementing technology for your business processes.”   To learn more about the strategies BBA can offer you and your […]

BC Chamber of Commerce Releases Recommendations for Economic Recovery

The BC Chamber of Commerce recently submitted a report to the government on behalf of its 36,000 members.  “This submission will help the Province design a plan to support BC’s businesses and our economy as we move out of crisis and toward recovery”. This submission focuses on “building a competitive BC that will support all […]

Chamber Reacts to BC Budget

Cranbrook Chamber Reacts to BC Budget Finance Minister Mike de Jong has unveiled his fourth consecutive balanced budget and once again the Chamber has declared that while not flashy it is a budget that will provide certainty going forward while the message is “stay the course”. Overall the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce is pleased with […]

Cranbrook Chamber Calls for Balanced BC Budget

Cranbrook Chamber Joins BC Chamber Calling for a Balanced B.C. Budget, PST Reform and Affordable Housing Measures Feb. 15, 2015 – The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce joins the BC Chamber of Commerce in calling for a balanced budget, PST reform, and measures to support affordable housing in tomorrow’s budget reveal. “B.C. deserves better than our […]