• News for Community

    Tuesday, April 07, 2020
    On April 7th, 2020 Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Kimberley Chamber of Commerce, the City of Cranbrook, the City of Kimberley, Cranbrook Downtown Business Association, and Community Futures East Kootenay hosted the Kootenay Business Round Table via Zoom.  During this meeting Kootenay East MLA Tom Shypitka shared a document outlining business supports from the B.C. Government.  ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Political
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020
    BUSINESS SUPPORT Presented by your local and provincial BC ChambersVersion 2. Updated March 23, 2020 at 3 pm PST Access to Capital The Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP) allows the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) and Export Development Canada (EDC) to provide more than $10 billion of additional support.  Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) has resources ...read more
    Categories: Political, Chamber, Community, Economic
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    In the last two days, BC Chamber of Commerce received over 2300 responses to the chamber network’s COVID-19 Business Impacts Survey on BCMindReader.com. These were the resources gathered to help address some of the challenges that came up as a result.   Above all else, business are asking government for three things:To work with banks and lending institutions to offer zero-interest loans, loan ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Political, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    This list includes critical information for businesses in addressing concerns involving COVID-19. It is updated regularly to reflect the most relevant information.Canadian Chamber of CommerceDownloadable/online PDF guide “COVID-19: Pandemic Preparedness for Business”Additional resources available here: http://chamber.ca/resources/pandemic-preparedness/  BC Chamber of CommerceReleased a 4-minute ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest