Monthly archive for January 2017

The Surrey Board of Trade has been advocating for sustainable funding for Surrey Schools since 2008. “Today, the Surrey Board of Trade was pleased to hear from the BC Government that they will be investing $217 million for capital projects over the next 3 years to target the construction of up to 5,200 new student seats

 Yesterday, the Surrey School Coalition met with BC’s Education Minister Mike Bernier to advance their case on sustainable funding for Surrey schools. The Surrey School Coalition is a unique collaboration between parents, business, developers, homebuilder’s (Parent Advisory Groups, Surrey Board of Trade, UDI, GVHBA). “The meeting went well. The Minister listened to our concerns

Surrey, B.C. – On Thursday, February 9th, the Surrey Board of Trade will host its annual Economic Forecast Lunch with the focus being on the first 100 days of Trump, and the impact to Canadian businesses. What should the business community expect during the first 100 days under President Trump’s administration? Several key issues are

On Tuesday, January 31st, the Surrey Board of Trade will host a luncheon event featuring Professor Andrew Petter, President of Simon Fraser University. Professor Petter’s keynote address will focus on the Building BC’s Knowledge Economy, with Surrey Leading the Way. British Columbia is positioned to become a global leader in the knowledge economy. Drawing upon