Alberta small businesses want appropriate environmental safeguards for natural resource projects but 82% reject poorly-timed carbon pricing policy. Four out of 5 entrepreneurs say it will impose higher costs on their business.
CFIB was selected to participate on the technical working group to deal with the implementation of the Enhanced Protection for Farm and Ranch Workers Act: Bill 6. The focus of the group will be Education, Training and Certification.
Alberta small business confidence gained six points in May to reach 34.6. This is the second time in six months there has been an uptick in small business confidence but Alberta still has the lowest confidence level in the country.