MBOT Weekly
News & Updates
August 10 | 2020
Upcoming Event
Information Webinar:
Auto, Home & Business;
How COVID-19 is Affecting
Your Insurance

Thursday, August 20, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST
This Week's Poll Question
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Ontario Continues on the Path of Recovery
Ontario Continues on the Path of Renewal, Growth, and Economic Recovery
 Statistics Canada released its monthly employment numbers, which showed an employment increase in Ontario of 150,700 in July and follows gains of 377,900 jobs – 66,200 of them manufacturing – in the month of June
Ontario Opposes New U.S. Tariffs on Aluminum Imports
Premier Doug Ford and Vic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade issued a statement on the U.S.-imposed tariffs on Canadian aluminum imports.
MBOT Radio Podcasts - Available on iTunes, Spotify and Google Play
Expert Guests Daily
Hosted by CEO David Wojcik
Podcast Guest:
Dr Lawrence Loh
Peel Medical Officer of Health

Peel Enters Stage 3
Podcast Guest:
Sean Jennings
C.I.M. Solutions

Spam and Phishing Scams
MBOT Concerned About Impact of Draft PMPRB Guidelines
Submission to the Patented Medicines Pricing Review Board Draft PMPRB Guidelines from The Mississauga Board of Trade
MBOT is concerned about the impact of the proposed draft PMPRB guidelines on the very businesses that are investing millions of dollars every year in research and development of new medicines to the benefit of all Canadians.
Canada United

Canadians are encouraged to watch the Canada United videos online at GoCanadaUnited.ca, like posts from @GoCanadaUnited on social media and use #CanadaUnited to demonstrate their support. For each of these actions until August 31, 2020, RBC will contribute 5 cents up to a maximum contribution amount of $2 million to the new Canada United Small Business Relief Fund.
MBOT Upcoming Events
Upcoming Event
Membership Matters Virtual Orientation
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
7:45 AM - 9:00 AM EST
MBOT Radio Podcast - Political and Economic Update
Podcast Guest:
Brad Butt

Weekly Political Update
Podcast Guest:
Peter Hall

Is Our Economy Improving?
MBOT Magazine
MBOT Quarterly Magazine
Please Email or Call 905-273-6151 ext. 430
What's Happening in Mississauga?
COVID-19 Response Continues
Amendments to the Face Covering By-law for Condominiums and Apartments, Limits to Restaurant Capacities, Film &Television Reopening Plan, Resumption of Council and Committee Meetings and Parks By-law Review
Upcoming Event
Good Morning Mississauga
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST
MBOT Radio Podcasts - Available on iTunes, Spotify and Google Play
Podcast Guest:
Liza Provenzano

Developing a Leader's Mindset
Additional Resources
Business Guidance & Resources from Peel Public Health
Major steps employers can take to help protect the health and safety of employees, customers and visitors.
COVID-19 & Getting Back to Work: Smart, Safe, and Supportive
Ontario is heading back to work, but to stop the spread of COVID-19 we need to do it in the right way. This video outlines some high level considerations for employers and employees.
Peel Public Health's Weekly
COVID-19 Epidemiological Update
For More Information or Answers to your Questions
Contact Kelsey Lusk
Digital Asset Manager