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For event details or registration information please contact our office at 867-667-2000

Fueling Yukon's Economy Reception May 25th at Birch & Bear

Fueling Yukon's Economy Workshop May 26th at Coast High Country Inn 

Yukon Chamber of Commerce  AGM June 2 & 3 in Haines Junction 

Yukon Chamber Gala June 15 at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre with a special presentation by the Govonor of the Bank of Canada 

2-15-16: The Yukon Chamber of Commerce comments on the YESAB decision released on Friday, February 12.

12-24-15: The Yukon Chamber of Commerce comments on anticipated reductions in 2016 - 2017 Federal transfer payments to Yukon.

11-24-15: The Yukon Chamber announces the successful fruition of its efforts to have the YWCHSB rebate surplus funds back to Yukon Employers.

9-24-15: The Yukon Chamber of Commerce is delighted with the outcome of our engagement with the Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board (YWCHSB) that has been under way since April, and resulted on Thursday in the YWCHSB's announcement of $10 million in rebates to be paid out to virtually all Yukon Employers before year end!

9-24-15:  The Yukon Chamber comments on the 2016 announced YWCHSB rates.

5-5-15: The Yukon Chamber and the Northern Business Community raise more than $16,000 for Nepal Earthquake relief on the way over to and during the Frozen Globes Business Awards!

4-13-15: The Yukon Chamber applauds the Yukon government's acceptance of the 21 recommendations of the All-Party Comittee on the Risks and Benefits of Hydraulic Fracking.

2-17-15: Yukon Chamber of Commerce comments on the Final Report of the Select Committee Regarding the Risks and Benefits of Hydraulic Fracturing and notes that the committee did not fully fulfill its mandate.

2-2-15: YCC Press Release: The Chamber celebrates Tourism Yukon's launch of the first 2015 TV ad spot for Yukon.

1-22-15: YCC Press Release: The Chamber applauds YG's decision to adopt the Yukon Chamber's recommendation to modernize the Yukon Liquor Act.

1-5-15: The Yukon Chamber of Commerce comments on the Government of Yukon Peel Watershed Appeal.

9-2-14: The Yukon Chamber, working under our MOU with the Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon (TIAY), joined TIAY in advocating for incremental tourism marketing funds, resulting today's announcement of $3.6 million over two years, from YG and CanNor

6-4-14: The Yukon Chamber signs an MOU with Tourism Iindustry Association of the Yukon and TIAY becomes an ex-officio board member

4-28-14: The Chamber applauds the unnanimous approval of a reduction to the Yukon small business tax rate

3-24-14: Coverage of the Yukon Chamber's Premier's Budget Preview Lunch Lecture

2-20-14: The Chamber comments on the announced awarding of the new FH Collins construction contract.

2-11-14: The Yukon Chamber comments on the 2014 - 2015 Federal Budget.

2-6-2014: Every year The Canadian Chamber of Commerce identifies the Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness. Here is the 2014 list.

1-27-14: The Yukon Chamber of Commerce Announces a Change in the Board of Directors

1-23-14:  The Yukon Chamber issued a joint press release commenting on the WCB planned 11,000 sq. ft., $5 million building expansion plans.

 

Recent Yukon Chamber of Commerce Energy Policy Committee Colloquium and Lunch Lecture Series presentations are available to review, and can be found by clicking on the above hypertext.

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We are the leading voice of Yukon's business community, providing advocacy and representation on issues affecting businesses across the Yukon Territory.

Click here to listen to CBC Yukon's interview with YCC Chair Rich Thompson and chamber President Peter Turner on YESAB's recent announcement. 

The Yukon Chamber thanks all the delegates that made the Jan. 31 - Feb. 3 business delegation to Ottawa such a success! There was significant engagement with Federal Government ministries on Tourism, Infrastructure, CanNor, Employment, the Agreement on Internal Trade and First Nations issues. It was a very productive and high-spirited trip!

Information on changes to WHMIS from the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety.

The Yukon Chamber sends out a press release on the 11-24-15 rebate cheque mailings to Yukon employers. 

Click here to see the YWCHSB announcement.

Click here to navigate to the menu of available presentations from the Oct. 26 - 29 Opportunities North 2015 conference.

 

The Yukon Chamber of Commerce is delighted with the outcome of our engagement with the Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board (YWCHSB) that has been under way since April, and resulted on Thursday in the YWCHSB's announcement of $10 million in rebates to be paid out to virtually all Yukon Employers before year end! Click here for our press release, and here for the CBC News Coverage.


Click here to review the comments by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce on the newly announced Federal Budget.


The Chamber give the 2015 - 2016 Yukon Government Budget a grade of B+, We applaud investment in infrastructure, and communities, and reductions in taxation. There is room for improvement in the areas of training funds and housing. Job creation is graded "incomplete" pending awarding of contracts and sub-contracts on capital projects. For full details, click this link.

 

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce has released their "Tackling the Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness 2015" report, which can be viewed by clicking this link.

 

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Click on this link to view CanNor President Janet Kings presentation from her January 22, 2015 Yukon Chamber breakfast lecture.

 

Presentations from the Opportunities North 2014 Conference are now availabe here!   

 

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The Opportunites North 2014 Conference was a resounding success!  

 

The YCC held a very sucessful AGM July 17 & 18 in Keno City, YT, and would like to acknowledge for following Yukon Chamber of Commerce sponsors for their generous support:

  • Northern Vision Development and Kaminak Gold for their ongoing sponsorship of Chamber activities,
  • 2014 AGM Silver level sponsors Northwestel, White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad, and Yukon Energy Corp.
  • And finally thanks to Total North Communications and Yukon Brewery for providing the door prizes for the event!

Click here to read the 2013 - 2014 YCC AGM Presidents' Report.

 

Incorporated in 1985, the Yukon Chamber of Commerce is a vital, dynamic organization. As the collective voice of Yukon's Business Community, the Yukon Chamber of Commerce works to create a climate conducive to a strong private-sector economy by providing leadership and representation on issues and projects affecting business.

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http://www.gov.yk.ca/images/wordmark.gifYukon Government - Corporate Affairs - Creation and registration of businesses and non-profit entities

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Our PSAB program has been is existence for 18 years and our Aboriginal Business Directory (ABD) has been on-line since 2012.