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Thursday, March 12, 2015 11:30 AM
The B.C. government is indexing increases in the general minimum hourly wage and liquor server wage to B.C.'s Consumer Price Index (CPI).
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 10:45 AM
Every time you have a shower or take a drink of fresh water from your kitchen tap, you have a plumber to thank. These skilled trades women and men are the ones who install, repair and maintain the pipes, fixtures and other plumbing equipment that we depend on every day. That's why today people across the world are celebrating plumbers everywhere by recognizing March 11 as World Plumbing Day.
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 2:46 PM
If we want a strong and vibrant economic future, then it's key that strong and vibrant women help drive it. And a great opportunity for women to help drive the economy is through careers in the skilled trades.
Friday, February 20, 2015 8:00 AM
British Columbia posted a 5.3% increase in international overnight visitors for 2014, surpassing the 3.2% increase in arrivals to Canada as a whole.
Monday, February 16, 2015 9:45 AM
Feb. 16-20 has been proclaimed Chamber of Commerce Week in B.C. to recognize the province's more than 125 chambers of commerce for the work they do to keep B.C. strong and growing.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 1:50 PM
The B.C. government has introduced legislation to improve workplace health and safety as part of its commitment to implement key recommendations made by Gordon Macatee in his WorkSafeBC Review and Action Plan report released in July 2014.
Friday, January 23, 2015 9:45 AM
Small businesses are the heart and soul of our province and unnecessary red tape costs them time and money. Cutting unnecessary red tape is a priority for our government and that's why we're highlighting it during Red Tape Awareness Week.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 10:30 AM
B.C. has introduced a new immigration stream under its Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) called Express Entry British Columbia.
Monday, January 5, 2015 8:15 AM
For the first time, potential investors and businesses have an important resource at their fingertips to easily access information critical to economic growth throughout the province.
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 8:00 AM
Government is supporting B.C.'s skilled workforce by extending the BC Training Tax Credit program for an additional three years to the end of 2017.