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Friday, December 16, 2011 8:00 AM
Premier Christy Clark announced today two British Columbians who will chair the BC Jobs and Investment Board and the Aboriginal Business and Investment Council.
Thursday, December 15, 2011 11:30 AM
Newcomers in Sooke, Saanich, Langford and Squamish will receive immigrant settlement services for the first time, thanks to new funding of $4.4 million.
Friday, November 18, 2011 3:15 PM
The 2011 Provincial Nesika Awards were presented to an organization, an individual and a business that contribute to enhancing respect and embracing British Columbia's diverse cultures.
Monday, November 14, 2011 9:00 AM
As part of Multiculturalism Week, the Province is launching "BC People: Portraits of Diversity in BC," a new book that profiles 51 British Columbians from a variety of cultural backgrounds living in every region of B.C.
Friday, November 11, 2011 9:04 AM
The official openings of an elderly care centre and elementary school complete the $8-million Canada-B.C. Earthquake Reconstruction Initiative, announced by the Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Pat Bell, Minister Jobs, Tourism and Innovation.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 1:00 PM
When Pelesys Learning Systems of Richmond recently sealed the deal on a contract to provide aviation training solutions to the giant Comac, China's national aircraft manufacturer, the B.C. company's operators knew they were on the verge of something big.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 9:45 AM
British Columbia plans to join forces with Canada's two other westernmost provinces to offer a business accelerator program in China aimed at helping companies expand into and sell their products and services in the country, Premier Christy Clark announced.
Thursday, November 3, 2011 2:00 PM
A new resource to help B.C.'s tourism businesses market themselves to tour operators and attract more Chinese visitors is now available.
Friday, October 28, 2011 11:45 AM
The B.C. government has recognized the economic and social contributions immigrants make to the province by handing out WelcomeBC awards to three well-deserving recipients.
Thursday, October 27, 2011 2:45 PM
Two hundred and fifty representatives from more than 120 companies and organizations representing sectors such as mining, energy, forestry, seafood, transportation and education will participate in the upcoming Province-led jobs and trade mission to China and India, announced Premier Christy Clark.