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Call for better customs service goes national

October
22
,
2015
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Improved service from Canada Border Services Agency at Kamloops Airport and other like it across the country is among issues the Canadian Chamber of Commerce will be pursuing with the new Liberal government. A group of Kamloops chamber of...

Transport authorities point to major growth

October
9
,
2015
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Vancouver came to Kamloops on Friday with dual presentations at a chamber luncheon by seaport and airport representatives. Peter Xotta, vice-president of operations with Port Metro Vancouver, and Anne Murray, vice-president of marketing and...

Chamber focuses on Lower Mainland links

October
6
,
2015
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The business of moving people and products is on the agenda for a Kamloops Chamber of Commerce networking luncheon on Friday. As chamber guests, Peter Xotta of Port Metro Vancouver and Anne Murray with Vancouver International Airport will speak...

Campaign encourages voter participation

October
1
,
2015
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Get out and vote, but first inform yourself, says Kamloops Chamber of Commerce. The chamber rolled out its federal election awareness campaign Thursday, a promotional initiative encouraging all eligible voters to exercise their democratic right....

Chamber connects more at trade show

September
23
,
2015
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There were a few more connections made at the Connect 2015 Trade Show than at previous chamber of commerce trade shows. There were connections made between a little of two-week-old chocolate Labs from Buckhorn Dog Ranch in Cherry Creek and...

Roller-coaster ride forecast to continue

September
18
,
2015
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Businesses banking on a rapid rebound in the global economy or in Canada’s performance may may want to rethink their strategy. Economist David Tulk, chief Canadian macro-strategist with TD Canada Trust, told a chamber of commerce luncheon...

Chamber interviews federal candidates

September
17
,
2015
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Kamloops Chamber of Commerce has posted videos featuring interviews with federal election candidates. Over the past three months, the chamber’s board of directors met with the business community to identify key issues facing their...

Chamber seeks broader input on election

August
24
,
2015
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What business issues should be addressed by candidates in the federal election? Kamloops Chamber of Commerce hosted a campaign issues roundtable on Wednesday, openingits doors not only to members but to the broader business community for the...