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Statement from the Guam Chamber of Commerce

July 14, 2017

HAGÅTÑA - The Guam Chamber of Commerce polled its membership on issues regarding proposals to raise the Business Privilege Tax (BPT, also known as the GRT) and the minimum wage. Following are results from both surveys.

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Statement from the Guam Chamber of Commerce

May 3, 2017

2017 Tracking Poll: 82% Guam residents believe increased military presence will contribute to more jobs and greater tax revenue HAGÅTÑA - The vast majority of Guam residents believe that increased military presence on the island will contribute to more jobs and greater tax revenue, according to a recent 2017 research survey commissioned by the Guam Chamber of Commerce to evaluate local perceptions toward the military buildup on Guam.

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Guam Young Professionals to host Legislative Forum Update

April 25, 2017

HAGÅTÑA, GUAM - The Guam Young Professionals (GYP), a committee of the Guam Chamber of Commerce, will host The Guam Young Professionals "First 100 Days in Office - Legislative Forum" on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at the Somnak Ballroom, The Westin Resort Guam in Tumon. The Forum will take place between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

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H-2B Visa topic at Guam Chamber Meeting

April 24, 2017

HAGÅTÑA, GUAM - The Guam Chamber of Commerce will be holding their monthly general membership meeting on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the Ocean Sirena Ballroom Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort in Tamuning.

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Chamber Honors Local Business Leaders

April 21, 2017

HAGÅTÑA, GUAM - The Guam Chamber of Commerce proudly announced the selection of Gerald S.A. Perez, recipient of the 2017 Individual Laureate award, and to Moylan's Insurance, Underwriters, Inc. as the recipient of the 2017 Business Laureate award to be admitted into the Guam Business Hall of Fame this year

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Statement from the Guam Chamber of Commerce on Governor Calvo's announcement withdrawing support for the military build up

April 7, 2017

The Guam Chamber of Commerce is quite surprised at the announcement made today by Governor Eddie Baza Calvo in regards to the military buildup. While the Guam Chamber of Commerce shares the Governor's frustration regarding the H-2B Visa labor issue we are still in support of the re-balance strategy that is critical to maintaining safety, stability and economic freedoms in the region. Our organization has always been a strong proponent of the military buildup and the economic opportunities that it has, and will provide for our island community.

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Ground Blessing for New Chamber Home

March 29, 2017

HAGÅTÑA -- The Guam Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors joined the Ada family today at a ground blessing for the new Harbor View Building in Hagåtña, site of the new home of the Guam Chamber of Commerce.

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AG Barrett-Anderson is Guest Speaker at Wednesday Guam Chamber Meeting

March 27, 2017

HAGÅTÑA -- The Guam Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its monthly General Membership Meeting on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 11:30 a.m. at the Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort. The Attorney General of Guam, Elizabeth Barrett-Anderson, is scheduled to be the featured presenter at Wednesday's meeting. AG Barrett-Anderson will discuss one of the largest child safety programs being used in thousands of business establishments across the nation, Code Adam.

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Speaker Cruz scheduled to address Chamber membership

February 21, 2017

HAGÅTÑA -- The Guam Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its monthly General Membership Meeting on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 11:30 a.m. at the Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort. The Honorable Benjamin J. Cruz, Speaker of the 34th Guam Legislature, will be the featured presenter at the meeting.

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Risk Takers featured at next CBWN Forum

February 7, 2017

HAGÅTÑA -- The Chamber Business Women's Network (CBWN), a Committee of the Guam Chamber of Commerce, will feature entrepreneurs Anjelica Malone, Lactation Educator Counselor & Writer, Mothering Naturally Lactation Services and Rachel Ayuyu, Attorney & Owner, Sugar Hut Express Spa who will discuss influences and various personal risks resulting in their individual achievements and personal success. Meg Tyquiengco, Life Coach, Consultant, and Trainer of Energetic Presence, will round out the forum with an exercise on mindset and beliefs that influence the decisions we make which impact career advances or setbacks.

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Chamber invites the public to attend and engage in their 2nd Annual Job and Career Fair event

February 2, 2017

HAGÅTÑA, GUAM -- The Guam Chamber of Commerce announced today that its 2nd Annual CBWN Job Fair Event is scheduled on THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2017 at the Somnak Ballroom, Westin Resort Guam from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Motivated job seekers, who are interested in entry-level positions or are seeking new career opportunities, are encouraged to participate in this great event. Attendees are advised to dress professionally, have several copies of their resume available, and come prepared for on-the -spot interviews.

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Governor Eddie Baza Calvo scheduled to speak at Chamber meeting

January 23, 2017

HAGÅTÑA -- The Guam Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its monthly General Membership Meeting on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 11:30 a.m. at the Sheraton Laguna Guam Resort. The Governor will provide updates to the business community about the various projects the administration is working on to support economic growth on Guam including updates on the revitalization of Hagåtña.

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