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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.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 12:45 PM
The Government of British Columbia unveiled a comprehensive strategy to re-engineer B.C.'s education and apprenticeship systems, entitled "B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint: Re-engineering Education and Training".
Monday, September 9, 2013 5:30 PM
B.C. Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour Shirley Bond, Alberta Deputy Premier and Minister of Enterprise and Advanced Education Thomas Lukaszuk, and Saskatchewan Minister of the Economy Bill Boyd, were lead ministers at a meeting in Vancouver.
Monday, April 15, 2013 3:30 PM
The Province of British Columbia is providing the following preliminary estimates of immediate economic benefit to B.C. as a result of the Times of India Film Awards (TOIFA).
Monday, February 18, 2013 12:01 PM
Pat Bell, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour, announced that 51 new community projects worth over $8.5 million will increase the capacity of communities to support the integration of immigrants in B.C.
Friday, February 8, 2013 3:00 PM
Statistics Canada released year-end export figures for 2012. British Columbia exported $31.7 billion worth of goods last year, recording sizable increases to China and India, two key markets as the province looks to diversify and expand markets for its products.
Thursday, November 15, 2012 2:45 PM
Effective Nov. 15, 2012, the Fast Track nomination option in the business immigration stream of the B.C. Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) is being suspended pending a review in order to ensure the program is working effectively to support job creation and economic development in B.C.
Saturday, November 3, 2012 9:45 AM
More skilled immigrants will be able to fully utilize their skills in the B.C. economy, as the B.C. government invests in projects and programs to speed up and improve the process for immigrants to get their credentials and qualifications recognized to work in B.C.
Friday, October 12, 2012 10:15 AM
The Early Years Refugee Program designed to help refugee families with young children will receive approximately $5.75 million as part of an agreement between the United Way of the Lower Mainland, the Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Responsible for Labour, and the Ministry of Children and Family Development.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 1:30 PM
Investors who recognize British Columbia as a safe harbour for investment can take advantage of the new online tool OpportunitiesBC.