MBOT Weekly
News & Updates
June 5 | 2020
Upcoming Event
Virtual Town Hall

Rachel Bendayan - MP for Outremont
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade

Wednesday June 10, 2020
This Week's Poll Question
Should the Province open up restaurant
patios and dining in?
Please Select Your Answer
Yes
No
Government Announcements
Minister Bains announces members of new Industry Strategy Council
Nine business leaders will join the new and recently announced Industry Strategy Council.
Ontario Extends Declaration of Emergency until June 30
 Ontario is extending the provincial Declaration of Emergency to June 30. The decision supports the government’s efforts to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak and protect the health and safety of Ontarians as the province reopens in a measured and responsible way.
MBOT Radio Podcasts - Available on iTunes, Spotify and Google Play
Expert Guests Daily
Hosted by CEO David Wojcik
Podcast Guest:
Mark Edgar - Goat Rodeo Project


 The Post COVID Workplace
Podcast Guest:
Lucie Shaw - Nurse Next Door

COVID Connected Changes For Future Business
Small Business Relief Fund
MBOT Recent Virtual Event
On June 4th, 2020, MBOT hosted a Virtual Consultation with
Hon. Mona Fortier

Minister of Middle Class Prosperity and Associate Minister of Finance
Think Small
MBOT Radio Podcast - Political and Economic Update
Podcast Guest:
Brad Butt - MBOT

Weekly Political Update
Podcast Guest:
Peter Hall - EDC

The End of Retailing as we Know It
News Releases
Ontario Helps Manufacturers Ramp Up Production of Personal Protective Equipment
The Ontario government continues investing in local manufacturers in order to keep frontline workers and communities safe during the COVID-19 outbreak. More innovative businesses are receiving financial support today through the Ontario Together Fund to re-tool their processes and increase their capacity to make personal protective equipment (PPE).
Canada’s Leading Business Associations Urge Governments to Adopt Recommendations to Foster Economic Recovery
The Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT) is endorsing  Roadmap to Recovery ; a comprehensive look at the challenges facing our economy that identifies 51 specific recommendations governments should adopt to overcome them.
MBOT Radio Podcasts - Available on iTunes, Spotify and Google Play
Podcast Guest:
David Barnsdale - RBC

Loaning Your Spouse Money – A Great Tax Strategy
What's Happening in Mississauga
#MississaugaMade
Mississauga Made is an online initiative inspired to support and promote local businesses across the City.
Ninth Virtual Press Conference: Mississauga’s Latest COVID-19 Update
Latest updates and announcements on the City’s COVID-19 response in Mississauga
Additional Resources
MBOT Wage Subsidy Survey Results
This week, MBOT conducted a survey with our members on the
Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy
Peel Public Health's Weekly
COVID-19 Epidemiological Update
More Upcoming Events
Virtual Networking
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Meet up to 100 potential business clients, partners and suppliers before the start of your workday!
For More Information or Answers to Your Questions
Contact Brad Butt
Vice-President of Government & Stakeholder Relations