Charlottetown, April 24, 2015
Charlottetown, April 24, 2015- While all parties have spoken about the importance of economic development, small businesses, who drive the P.E.I. economy, still don’t see themselves or their priorities adequately reflected in party platforms. According to a poll conducted this week by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB), political parties are struggling to gain traction with small business owners in the province.
Charlottetown, April 16, 2015
Charlottetown, April 16- With a provincial election underway in Prince Edward Island, the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is sharing a small business election platform with all political parties. It outlines the issues facing small business and identifies ways to address concerns.
Charlottetown, February 26, 2015
Charlottetown, 26 February 2015– Business optimism in Prince Edward Island is now the highest we’ve seen since 2002. In February, the Barometer index climbed another three points to a nation-leading 72.4. Forty-seven per cent say their businesses are in good shape, versus the only 11 per cent who say they are in bad shape remains well above national norms.