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Important message for Chamber Member from Johnson Insurance

Posted: March 19, 2020
Dear MEDOC Customer, Both Johnson and RSA Canada are closely monitoring the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Here is important information for our policyholders: As of March 14th, Global Affairs Canada is urging Canadians to return to Canada while commercial options are still available, stating that travel plans may be severely disrupted and Canadians… View Article Read More

Eastern Health Public Service Announcement

Posted: March 18, 2020
Eastern Health Opens Temporary Hospital Appointments Phone Line for Affected Patients and Clients March 18, 2020 – St. John’s, NL: Eastern Health advises the public that a new temporary phone line is now available for individuals who have questions about the status of their hospital appointments. Due to service reductions related to COVID-19 emergency planning,… View Article Read More


Posted: March 18, 2020
  The health and safety of our members is of utmost importance, and we will make every effort to support you through this challenging time. Circumstances are changing daily, and we will continue to closely monitor COVID-19 updates from public health officials. Following the recommendations of the Chief Medical Officer of Health the Placentia Chamber… View Article Read More


Posted: March 17, 2020
What is the COVID-19 also known as Corona-virus? Corona-viruses are a large family of viruses that originate in animals but are known to cause respiratory illness in humans, particularly during the fall and winter months. Other novel corona-viruses have included Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV). 2. What are the… View Article Read More

Placentia Chamber of Commerce AGM, Sunday, November 3, 2019 @ Placentia Cultural Arts Center

Posted: November 7, 2019
Placentia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce newly elected Board of Directors for 2019 / 2020 Read More

Chamber Recognized by Kids Eat Smart

Posted: October 3, 2019
Chamber Named Bronze Partner! The Placentia Chamber of Commerce was recently recognized by the Kids Eat Smart Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador for its continued support of the foundation. Nickie Shanks, Regional Coordinator for Avalon West, Burin and Vista, visited the Chamber recently to meet with representatives to officially recognize the Chamber as a Kids… View Article Read More

Placentia Chamber of Commerce Announce 2019 Business Excellence Awards!

Posted: September 23, 2019
The Placentia Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards were created to recognize member businesses and organizations, whose achievements or community involvement, have made significant contributions to the economic and social well-being of the region served by the Placentia Chamber of Commerce. Award nominations were reviewed by an independent panel of judges. The 2019 awards were… View Article Read More


Posted: September 17, 2019
NEWS RELEASE – CAPTURE THE MOMENTUM AT PBIS 2019 Placentia, NL – September 17, 2019 The Placentia Chamber of Commerce will host its annual conference and trade show event entitled Placentia Bay Industrial Showcase (PBIS 2019) from September 17-19 at Unity Parc Arena, Placentia. Chamber President, Karen Maher, stated, “We are pleased to welcome all… View Article Read More

Placentia Chamber of Commerce Launches New Brand at New Location Grand Opening

Posted: August 1, 2019
On July 31, 2019 at the Grand Opening of the new location for the Placentia Chamber of Commerce in the Placentia Mall, our new logo, new image, and brand new website were unveiled. The Placentia Chamber is taking every opportunity to serve our membership in a meaningful and accessible way. Special thanks to the Chamber… View Article Read More