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Latest Press Releases


January 26, 2018:  Superlinx: An Uploading Strategy for a Modern Provincial Transit Agency

January 24, 2018: Newmarket Chamber President & CEO Announces Plans To Retire

November 22, 2017: Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act Shows Lack of Concern for Employers 

October 18, 2017: Revised Tax Reforms & Lower Small Business Tax Rate Welcome But Concerns Remain

October 11, 2017: Chamber Hosts Roundtable With Deputy Leader of Opposition to Discuss Proposed Tax Changes

September 27, 2017: Newmarket Chamber Receives Accreditation

September 11, 2017: York Region Chambers & Boards: Open Letter To Premier Wynne "Slow Pace Of Bill 148"

August 22, 2017: Meeting with Chris Ballard re Bill 148 Media Release

July 10, 2017: Open Letter To Premier Wynne Regarding Fair Workplaces Act

June 20, 2017: Half Of Ontarians Fear Their Skills Will Soon Be Obsolete.

May 30, 2017: Keep Ontario Working Coalition: Ontario Deserves Evidence-Based Reform

April 27, 2017: Budget 2017, Chamber Challenges Government To Clarify Where Business Growth Will Come From

December 20, 2016: Twenty Chambers Across Ontario Call For Deferral Of Cap And Trade

February 8, 2016: Newmarket Wins EDCO Innovative Community Award for Collaborative Community Ecosystem

July 8, 2015: Newmarket Chamber of Commerce and Provincial Chamber Address the Impact of Rising Electricity Costs on Business.

JUNE 25, 2015: Newmarket Chamber Wins Grand Award in International Communications Competition

​Fact Sheets

Learn more about the Newmarket Chamber of Commerce and get information on our programs and signature events.


Newmarket Home & Lifestyle Show 

Read our Home Show Fact Sheet for the March 2015 event.

In the News

As the voice of business in Newmarket, we’re regularly asked for our two cents and we’re happy to oblige!

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13 Nov, 2018

On October 23, the Government of Ontario announced Bill 47, Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 which includes a near-full repeal of Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, and improvements to Ontario's apprenticeship system.

2019 Home & Lifestyle Show

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