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Saturday, December 20, 2014 9:15 AM
With holidays just around the corner and many employers increasing staff hours and hiring temporary employees to meet the holiday rush, it’s important to know the details of who is entitled to statutory holiday pay or extra pay under B.C.’s Employment Standards Act.
Thursday, November 6, 2014 1:15 PM
The provincial government has proclaimed Nov. 7, 2014, as B.C.’s inaugural “Apprenticeship Recognition Day”.
Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark unveiled a six-month progress update on B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint at the State of the Island Economic Summit in Nanaimo.
Monday, October 20, 2014 10:00 AM
In celebration of Small Business Month, The City of Duncan is joining 113 other B.C. municipalities in making it easier to start and run a business, thanks to BizPaL.
Thursday, October 9, 2014 1:30 PM
The importance of manufacturing and the $13.8 billion it contributes to the province’s economy are just two of the reasons why the B.C. government today proclaimed October 12 - 18, 2014, as Manufacturing Week in B.C.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 10:00 AM
Small businesses are the heart and soul of communities, and National Small Business Week which runs from October 19-25, 2014, gives us an opportunity to celebrate small business success at home and beyond our provincial border.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 2:45 PM
More skilled immigrants will be able to have their professional qualifications recognized in B.C. with the renewal of the Foreign Qualifications Recognition (FQR) funding agreement between the federal government and the Province of British Columbia.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 12:00 PM
A new campaign encouraging British Columbians to take a vacation close to home was launched today with the release of two videos that highlight exceptional tourist experiences British Columbians can find in their own backyards.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:30 AM
The Government of British Columbia and Encana are teaming up to fund the production of an Ending Violence Association of BC (EVA BC) video to support better workplace practices and interventions to end violence against women.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 11:00 AM
B.C.'s Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour Shirley Bond released the following statement to congratulate Pacific Sky Aviation Inc. and Viking Air Limited on their announcement of a new training centre at the Victoria International Airport: