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Thursday, September 17, 2020 6:13 PM
COVID-19 has had a profound and devastating impact on the tourism sector and has altered British Columbia’s visitor economy. Throughout the pandemic, the ministry consulted extensively with business owners, sector associations and marketing organizations to hear their priorities for recovery and ideas to help British Columbia remain a globally competitive destination. B.C.’s COVID-19 Economic Recovery Plan includes a cross-government approach to help all aspects of the tourism industry...
Sunday, September 6, 2020 1:00 PM
I want to take the time to celebrate the people working in B.C.’s mining sector, for their continued hard work, especially this year, during the COVID-19 pandemic. I applaud their efforts to work every day in a safe and sustainable way, to help build an economy that works for people.
Friday, July 17, 2020 1:00 PM
It’s hard to believe it’s been only four months since the world as we knew it changed drastically.
Monday, May 25, 2020 10:45 AM
The tourism industry is a major economic engine and job creator for people in British Columbia.
Thursday, April 9, 2020 7:00 PM
The B.C. government reassures renters they will not be evicted if they cannot pay rent during the state of emergency related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As announced on March 25, 2020, the Province has halted evictions during the COVID-19 crisis.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 1:55 PM
People depend on high-speed internet access to learn, do business, access services and stay in touch with loved ones.
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 4:00 PM
The British Columbia government recognizes the vital role bees play in British Columbia’s food production and environment and is working to support and expand bee habitat and health throughout the province.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 2:10 PM
Manufacturing is a key contributor to B.C.’s economic diversity and future growth.
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 10:00 AM
Based on the latest data available from Statistics Canada (2016), British Columbia has the second-worst rate of poverty in Canada with 557,000 people, or 12% of the population, living in poverty.
Friday, October 5, 2018 8:00 AM
Exports are a vital source of economic growth and job creation that help support families in every corner of B.C.