The Voice of Saskatchewan Business
Our mission is to strengthen Saskatchewan’s business community and competitive enterprise system for an improved quality of life.
The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce represents the Saskatchewan business community, advocating on behalf of all sizes of businesses, local chambers of commerce, and professional associations. As the Voice of Saskatchewan business, it is the Chamber that advocates on behalf of Chamber members to elected politicians and senior government officials.
The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce belongs to a network of local chambers throughout the province and is a part of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce at the national level.
By representing a broad spectrum of community life in Saskatchewan, the Saskatchewan Chamber is uniquely equipped to develop policies that accurately reflect the needs of the business community.
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Recap of the 2020-2021 Saskatchewan Provincial BudgetJune 17, 2020
Introduction On June 15, 2020, Minister of Finance Donna Harpauer presented the Province’s full budget for 2020-21 nearly three months after it was originally expected. Back in March 2020, Minister Harpauer was forced to postpone the formal reading of the…Continue Reading
Impacts of COVID-19 on Real Estate DealsJune 4, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many real estate deals (sales and leases) to be terminated or postponed however, the final impact will be difficult to measure until more deals occur. The impact is also expected to vary depending on the…Continue Reading
Celebrating Saskatchewan’s Everyday Heroes at the 2020 ABEX AwardsMay 13, 2020
The ABEX Awards are Saskatchewan’s largest and longest-running business awards program, celebrating business excellence since 1984. In 2020, the ABEX Awards will be shifting from its traditional celebration of Saskatchewan business success to recognizing businesses and individuals who have become Saskatchewan’s everyday…Continue Reading
COVID-19 Public Health and Macroeconomic MeasuresApril 17, 2020
Issue The spread of COVID-19 has prompted countries to implement unprecedented measures to contain the pandemic and avert economic catastrophe. Consequences include businesses being temporarily shut down, financial market turmoil, an erosion of consumer spending and business investment, and contractions…Continue Reading
COVID-19 Business Supports Across English-Speaking CountriesApril 17, 2020
Issue The spread of COVID-19 has prompted many countries to implement unprecedented measures to contain the pandemic and avert economic catastrophe. Consequences include businesses being temporarily shut down, financial market turmoil, an erosion of consumer spending and business investment, and…Continue Reading
Media Release: Provincial Chamber Welcomes ‘New Tools for the Recovery Toolkit’April 9, 2020
Media Release: Provincial Chamber Welcomes ‘New Tools for the Recovery Toolkit’ For Immediate Release April 09, 2020 Regina, SK: The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) applauds the Government of Saskatchewan’s announcement of a new support program that will assist businesses…Continue Reading
COVID-19: Canadian Business SupportMarch 28, 2020
The Government of Canada made some incredibly positive announcements to support Canadian businesses. Please read the backgrounder from the Government of Canada below: The Government of Canada is making additional investments to support Canadian businesses from the economic impacts of…Continue Reading
Impact of COVID-19 and Commercial Landlord-Tenant Cashflow ChallengesMarch 26, 2020
Issue In an effort to provide relief to businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of BC recently announced measures to temporarily reduce school property taxes on select commercial properties by 50%. This will provide an estimated $500 million…Continue Reading