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Thursday, February 16, 2023 11:45 AM
The Province is providing $30 million to support B.C.-based events in response to calls from the sector for more help.
Thursday, November 10, 2022 9:30 AM
The Province has provided funding to approximately 100 organizations through its Tourism Events Program (TEP) to build B.C.’s reputation as an events destination and increase visitation.
Friday, September 23, 2022 10:15 AM
Government is providing $4 million in post-pandemic recovery funding to reignite the amateur sport sector by rebuilding sport membership and bolstering volunteerism.
Thursday, June 16, 2022 2:37 PM
FIFA has confirmed that Vancouver has been chosen as an official host city for the FIFA World Cup 2026.
Thursday, April 14, 2022 9:00 AM
Melanie Mark, Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport, has issued the following statement in response to FIFA’s recent announcement:
Friday, March 11, 2022 10:30 AM
B.C. has launched a new three-year roadmap for rebuilding and revitalizing tourism, creating jobs and opportunities for people and communities in every part of the province.
Friday, February 11, 2022 10:35 AM
The historic Wing Sang Building, the oldest building in Vancouver Chinatown, will be the permanent site of the Chinese Canadian Museum.
Thursday, February 10, 2022 1:00 PM
Business events and workforce support initiatives, such as hiring and retaining employees, in the tourism sector will receive more than $9.3 million over the next two years as part of the Tourism Recovery Initiatives Action Plan.
Saturday, November 27, 2021 8:30 AM
Arts and culture groups throughout B.C. can now apply for the Arts Impact Grant, for which the Province provided $3.5 million through the BC Arts Council.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 9:30 AM
Changes to allow restaurants, bars and tourism operators with liquor licences to purchase beer, wine and spirits at the wholesale price set by the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) are now in place permanently.