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Growth on horizon for province, economist tells chamber

Growth on horizon for province, economist tells chamber

The economy showed two-and-a-half years of no growth, and it will take until about the middle of this year for Alberta’s economy to recuperate to the same level it was in February of 2020, said Todd Hirsch, vice-president and chief economist with ATB Financial.
First Nations investment group to partner with Enbridge on carbon capture and storage project

First Nations investment group to partner with Enbridge on carbon capture and storage project

Chief of Alexander First Nation, George Arcand Jr., talks about the group's decision to form its first partnership
New chamber chair Garry Wetsch steps into role

New chamber chair Garry Wetsch steps into role

Wetsch takes over the role from 2021 chair Curtis Crouse.
New grant program gives free support to St. Albert-area businesses

New grant program gives free support to St. Albert-area businesses

Digital Economy Program to help small business get online
Two St. Albert restaurants among Top 100 in Canada

Two St. Albert restaurants among Top 100 in Canada

Riverbank Bistro, Tryst Wine & Small Plates made the OpenTable list.
Mall retailers keen on reduced holiday hours, more targeted shoppers

Mall retailers keen on reduced holiday hours, more targeted shoppers

Evenings have typically been slow at St. Albert Centre and the reduced mall hours mean businesses don't have to spend additional funds on manning empty stores.
Business Buzz

Business Buzz

A pub rebrand and Morinville's shopping promotion
CEO's philanthropic gesture means free space for one lucky business

CEO's philanthropic gesture means free space for one lucky business

The CommAlert Group plans to gift a paid two-year lease through its Goodwill Project.
Chamber touts new T8N Visa as great way to gift, save money

Chamber touts new T8N Visa as great way to gift, save money

Cards boost local business and offer shoppers savings
Hiring? Province relaunches Jobs Now funding with new requirements

Hiring? Province relaunches Jobs Now funding with new requirements

Businesses can now apply for the second phase of the grant program