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Monday, April 3, 2017 11:01 AM
Treaties provide First Nations the authority and tools to take control of their future.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 2:00 PM
Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation Minister Ida Chong recognized government's success in signing 18 non-treaty agreements with First Nations, surpassing goals set out in the BC Jobs Plan.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 11:45 AM
New revenue-sharing agreements ensure 14 member bands of the Nlaka'pamux Nation will benefit from the expansion of the Highland Valley Copper Mine (HVC).
Thursday, April 11, 2013 3:15 PM
Two new revenue-sharing agreements will enable two Williams Lake-area First Nations to benefit from the expansion of the Mt. Polley mine.
Thursday, April 11, 2013 10:04 AM
Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation Minister Ida Chong released the following statement in response to Wednesday's yes vote by Kitsumkalum First Nation members regarding the ratification of their Agreement in Principle (AIP):
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 2:00 PM
A new agreement will create economic opportunities for the Kaska Dena First Nations in northern B.C. in advance of a treaty.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 2:45 PM
A new agreement between the B.C. government and the Ktunaxa Nation Council will support economic development and job creation in the West Kootenay region and provide benefits to the Ktunaxa Nation in advance of a treaty.
Monday, April 8, 2013 2:45 PM
A new revenue-sharing agreement will enable the Upper Similkameen Indian Band and Lower Similkameen Indian Band to benefit from the Copper Mountain Mine, located southwest of Princeton.
Friday, April 5, 2013 11:00 AM
The Honourable Ida Chong, Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation for the Province of British Columbia amd the leaders of the five Saanich Nations announced the successful conclusion of the Goldstream Specific Claim.
Thursday, March 28, 2013 1:52 PM
I am writing you today to express my disappointment about a letter to the editor published Wednesday, March 27, in your online edition.