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Friday, January 18, 2013 10:00 AM
The Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Pat Bell, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training for British Columbia and industry representatives today applauded the opening of the Donguri Anne Public Library, the first building funded under the Canada-Tohoku Reconstruction Project.
Monday, January 7, 2013 10:00 AM
Business leaders from India and British Columbia will meet to discuss trade and investment opportunities at the BC-India Global Business Forum on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre.
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.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 1:00 PM
Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour Pat Bell proclaimed Nov. 6 WelcomeBC Day in B.C. at the annual WelcomeBC celebration, and announced the recipients of four awards, recognizing the exceptional contributions to this province by immigrants, immigrant services and other supporters.
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.
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 2:00 PM
If you know of a deserving individual, business, organization or youth doing exceptional work in multiculturalism in B.C., nominate them for the 2012 Provincial Nesika Awards. The deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 24, 2012.
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.
Saturday, June 30, 2012 10:00 AM
To honour, promote and celebrate the diverse cultures that shape British Columbia, our government is launching a $750,000-Multiculturalism Grant program to support and help 150 or more communities and organizations raise awareness of multiculturalism.