CFIB hoped the Manitoba government would listen to entrepreneurs and move forward with modest policies to address your concerns. Unfortunately the 2014 Manitoba budget was simply uninspiring and will make it tougher for you to do what you do best: create jobs and grow the economy.
Only 8 per cent of Manitoba small business owners are confident the Manitoba government has a vision to support small business and entrepreneurship, compared to 72 per cent in Saskatchewan.
We realize the delays in moving grain are impacting farmers as each shipment misses its deadline. While there is no quick fix to the rail issue, CFIB proactively appealed to Canada’s financial institutions requesting they offer flexibility in the financial arrangements of businesses that have been affected by events outside their control.