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Friday, April 7, 2017 10:40 AM
Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade and Minister Responsible for Asia Pacific Strategy and Multiculturalism, issued this statement after ministers representing all provinces and territories and the federal government signed the Canadian Free Trade Agreement replacing the former Agreement on Internal Trade:
Friday, March 31, 2017 8:00 AM
One hundred and twenty community organizations from around the province are receiving a total of $300,000 in multiculturalism grants to help celebrate British Columbia’s rich multicultural heritage and promote diversity and inclusiveness.
Thursday, March 16, 2017 12:05 PM
Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement after legislation to permanently remove discriminatory provisions in 19 historical private acts received Royal Assent from British Columbia’s lieutenant-governor:
Thursday, January 12, 2017 9:00 AM
Imagine a world where every dated desk phone has been transformed into a smartphone; where cordless handsets connect to Wi-Fi; and where home phones can be taken anywhere without long distance or roaming fees.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 10:30 AM
Trade missions are an important part of British Columbia’s strategy to support economic growth and job creation throughout the province, as well as BC Jobs Plan objectives.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 8:30 AM
Minister of International Trade and Minister Responsible for Asia Pacific Strategy and Multiculturalism Teresa Wat issued the following statement as Ben Stewart announces his intent to leave the position as B.C.’s Special Representative in Asia:
Saturday, December 10, 2016 9:00 AM
While British Columbia is not a well-known exporter of jingle bells, nutcrackers or mistletoe, the province does spread cheer during the holiday season with other festive exports.
Monday, November 14, 2016 10:30 AM
British Columbia is celebrating Multiculturalism Week Nov. 13-19, 2016, a time to acknowledge the contributions of B.C.’s multicultural society and recognize the many ways diversity helps nurture inclusiveness, understanding and mutual respect, and connects communities throughout the province.
Monday, November 7, 2016 1:00 PM
The British Columbia government is providing $300,000 through the Multiculturalism Grant program to support organizations offering activities that promote B.C.’s rich multicultural identity and heritage, and foster cross-cultural understanding and respect.
Monday, November 7, 2016 12:30 PM
Deals signed by B.C. companies at Airshow China 2016 in Zhuhai, China, last week brings Canadian expertise to a growing Chinese market and creates new opportunities at home for Pelesys Learning Systems and the Langley Flying School, while Viking Air announced a second delivery to its Chinese partner, also at the Airshow.