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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 11:15 AM
The British Columbia government is increasing the minimum wage in two stages to better reflect the province’s overall economic growth and ensure all workers benefit from B.C.’s success.
Monday, May 2, 2016 8:45 AM
Consultations with the B.C. film and television industry have led to proposed adjustments to the province’s film tax credit rates that provide certainty to the film industry while keeping the subsidy affordable for taxpayers.
Saturday, April 30, 2016 9:00 AM
The Government of British Columbia has proclaimed May 1-7, 2016, as North American Occupational Safety and Health Week in B.C. and encourages employers and workers to get involved by planning an event or activity around this year’s theme – make safety a habit.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 5:24 PM
More than 5,500 British Columbians across the province are receiving training for jobs in their communities, thanks to an investment of almost $36 million from the provincial and federal governments under the Canada-British Columbia Job Fund.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 12:30 PM
British Columbia is celebrating the multiple sectors that make up B.C.’s vibrant and flourishing creative industry, including film, television, interactive media, music, magazine and book publishing.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 1:45 PM
Young people considering what skills they will need for tomorrow’s in-demand occupations will have an opportunity for interactive, hands-on experience at WorkBC’s Find Your Fit tour stop for the School District 61 Career Fair, taking place at the S.J. Willis Centre on April 21, 2016.
Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The Government of British Columbia, Encana and the Ending Violence Association of B.C. (EVA BC) have partnered to create and launch a new training video that brings the successful “Be More Than a Bystander” campaign aimed at ending violence against women to the resource industry.
Thursday, April 14, 2016 9:30 AM
The LifeQuilt, a memorial to young workers and others who have lost their lives in the workplace visited the B.C. Parliament Buildings on April 12, 2016, in an effort to raise safety awareness of workplace safety.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 9:15 AM
British Columbians are invited to celebrate authors, publishers and the written word on BC Book Day.
Monday, April 11, 2016 12:30 PM
At the B.C. Building Trades 2016 convention, Shirley Bond, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour, announced $750,000 for two partnerships that will enhance mentorship for women and apprentices in the skilled trades.