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Friday, April 5, 2013 1:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark announced that government is investing $8.4 million to build new markets for B.C. wood products at home and in major markets around the globe, including China and India.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 8:45 AM
The B.C. government is investing $126,500 to help build and expand the province's forestry workforce under a Labour Market Partnerships Program agreement with the Council of Forest Industries (COFI).
Thursday, April 4, 2013 8:30 AM
A program that helps rural communities turn wood waste into heat for buildings and homes is being expanded throughout the Interior.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 9:35 AM
The B.C. government released Review of the Proposed Kitimat Refinery Project: Technical Assessment and Asian Supply/Demand Analysis.
Thursday, July 19, 2012 5:00 PM
After consultation with local municipalities, the government of British Columbia today issued an amendment to its 1950 agreement, as previously amended in 1987 and 1997, with Rio Tinto Alcan under the Industrial Development Act to allow for the company to complete its Kemano Back Up Tunnel Project.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 11:05 AM
Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Innovation Pat Bell responded today to British Columbia and Canada's total victory in an arbitration panel's ruling on B.C.'s timber pricing policies under the 2006 Canada-U.S. Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA).
Thursday, July 5, 2012 10:15 AM
More than $2.3 million is being invested this year in the Wood First program to broaden the use of B.C. wood products in commercial, government and mid-rise buildings.
Thursday, June 14, 2012 3:30 PM
Sixty people on northern Vancouver Island are beginning a 25-week training program to learn the skills necessary to work as aquaculture technicians in the aquaculture industry.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 10:00 AM
The B.C. government is providing $216,720 to an industry group headed by the GLOBE Foundation for a research project that will examine the labour market needs and job potential of British Columbia's emerging clean economy sector.
Friday, January 27, 2012 9:30 AM
As part of 'Canada Starts Here: The BC Jobs Plan', the BC Water and Waste Association (BCWWA) and its sector partners have been awarded $632,500 for the development and pilot delivery of an industry-standard Parks and Public Works Technician training program.