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Friday, January 18, 2013 9:30 AM
A new partnership is assisting community forests and small woodlot licence holders in the Kaslo area to identify new business opportunities.
Friday, October 19, 2012 12:30 PM
A new partnership totalling $200,000 will assist community forests and small woodlot licence holders to identify new business opportunities.
Thursday, October 11, 2012 8:45 AM
A new marketing campaign aimed at attracting long-haul vacationers to B.C. ski resorts hits the streets of Toronto today.
Friday, October 5, 2012 2:10 PM
Road improvements and safety upgrades to the Trophy Mountain Road have been completed in support of tourism priorities in the North Thompson.
Monday, September 10, 2012 2:20 PM
A multi-storey wood building is closer to becoming a reality, as three qualified teams have been shortlisted to participate in the Request for Proposals (RFP) phase of the competition to design and build the Wood Innovation and Design Centre (WIDC).
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).
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 3:00 PM
A pilot project in Campbell River involving the B.C. government, local government, business, industry and First Nations has resulted in an investment of $930,000 to develop the North Vancouver Island Exploration Geoscience Project to support mining and create jobs.
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.