The Manitoba Chambers of Commerce researches and develops policy positions that serve to enhance the province’s competitiveness and to ensure that Manitoba is an attractive place in which to invest and conduct business.
The policy team — staff and committee — helps shape the issues for which we advocate through a policy resolution process. At our annual general meeting (AGM), members gather to debate and define the resolutions that inform advocacy efforts for the coming year(s). Out of this process comes a compendium of resolutions, which form the basis of our critical advocacy work.
public support for or recommendation of a particular cause or policy.
Click on the icons below to explore our key strategic issues, and to view associated formal policies and government relations activities.
Finance & Taxation
Workforce & Skills Development
Natural Resources, Environment & Energy
Investment & Trade
Indigenous Engagement & Economic Reconciliation
Health Care & Community Well-being
Transportation & Infrastructure
Tourism, Arts & Culture
Agriculture & Agri-Food
ADVOCACY IN ACTION
Inflation and Workforce Shortages Biggest Challenges to Economic Recovery According to Manitoba Business Outlook Survey
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — January 24, 2023: Three out of four (74%) Manitoba business leaders say that increased costs and inflation are the biggest barriers to economic recovery. The Manitoba...
[OTTAWA] — December 15, 2022 — The Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s President and CEO, Perrin Beatty, today issued the following statement in response to the federal government’s announcement of a...