EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Corcoran, Thomas F.
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A brief description of the Chamber of Commerce: membership, activities, their mission. A specific agenda for the 90s with four main points of focus: the environment, international competitiveness, the creation of a world-class competitive work force, and the need for a sturdy infrastructure. A review of the NDP government in Ontario, especially with regard to business. Election campaign promises versus government, with examples. Recommendations made to the government by the Chamber of Commerce members and their representatives. Bridging the gap between government and the private sector. The need for a vibrant private sector to encourage job creation. Working with realities. Opportunities and possibilities of the NDP government. Business as a government ally.