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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 12:15 PM
B.C.'s labour market and economic development priorities will be front and centre in a redesigned Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) that will help to attract the skilled workers and investment-ready entrepreneurs needed to grow our economy.
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.
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.
Friday, May 30, 2014 11:00 AM
British Columbia has hosted more than 1,800 people from the world's tourism industry this week as part of Rendez-vous Canada, this country's premier international tourism marketplace let by the Canadian Tourism Commission.
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".
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 2:00 PM
Premier Christy Clark announced today the creation of the Premier's Women's Economic Council to offer advice on how to expand women's business opportunities in key sectors.
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.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 2:00 PM
Thirty eight First Nations individuals will receive forestry-specific training and work experience through a $500,000 Labour Market Sector Solutions (LMSS) partnership between the B.C. government, the First Nations Forestry Council and industry partners.
Friday, August 2, 2013 9:15 AM
The Province confirmed today that the International Post-Graduates (IPG) pilot project, conducted over the last three years, will become a permanent category of the Provincial Nominee Program.
Friday, June 21, 2013 12:00 PM
Eighty people from First Nations communities will receive training through a new Workplace Essential Skills: Bootcamp for the Construction Industry program.