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B.C.’S EXPORTS START YEAR WITH A 21 PER CENT JUMP

Thu, 10 Mar 2011 22:09:30 GMT

VICTORIA – 2011 is off to a roaring start for British Columbia’s exporters and manufacturers as January’s domestic exports topped more than $2.4 billion.



VANCOUVER SHOWCASED TO WORLD’S LARGEST AUDIENCE

Thu, 10 Mar 2011 21:37:53 GMT

VANCOUVER – Vancouver is the first Canadian city to be singled out as the featured tourism destination by one of the largest Asian travel media companies.



B.C. FILM AND TELEVISION SECTOR STAYS STRONG IN 2010

Thu, 10 Mar 2011 21:08:31 GMT

VICTORIA – Film and television production spending in British Columbia in 2010 totalled $1.01 billion.



ROYAL ROADS UNIVERSITY AND FACULTY REACH AGREEMENT

Wed, 09 Mar 2011 23:18:46 GMT

VICTORIA – Royal Roads University and the Royal Roads University Faculty Association have reached a two-year agreement under the government’s 2010 mandate.



LEGAL SERVICES SOCIETY RATIFIES AGREEMENT

Wed, 09 Mar 2011 19:05:55 GMT

VICTORIA – The Legal Services Society has now ratified a two-year agreement with the Professional Employees’ Association under the government’s 2010 mandate



FAMILIES CAN GET THE BREAK THEY NEED IN B.C.

Wed, 09 Mar 2011 15:37:39 GMT

VICTORIA – Whether your idea of the perfect family vacation includes carving the slopes, watching whales in the ocean, or simply stopping to smell the flowers, you can be sure B.C. has what you need for spring break.



GETTING THERE IS HALF THE FUN (VS. ARE WE THERE YET?)

Tue, 08 Mar 2011 21:43:17 GMT

VICTORIA – If you plan to enjoy a spring staycation in B.C. next week, there’s a good chance your kids will spend some time in the back seat, en route to some of the family-friendly locations and activities all over the province.



CANADA’S FAVOURITE FAMILY SKI RESORTS MEAN BIG BUSINESS

Tue, 08 Mar 2011 18:25:16 GMT

BIG WHITE SKI RESORT and SILVER STAR MOUNTAIN RESORT - Silver Star and its sister resort Big White are close to sold out for Christmas and New Years Eve, although there are still some last-minute opportunities to get in on the snowy action.



VICTORIA HOSTS 63RD ANNUAL NATIONAL IPAC CONFERENCE

Tue, 08 Mar 2011 16:37:23 GMT

VICTORIA – Early bird registration has begun for the 63rd annual national conference for the Institute of Public Administration of Canada, an event Citizens’ Services Minister Mary McNeil and IPAC Victoria are proud to welcome to Victoria, Aug. 28-31, 2011.



B.C. GAME DEVELOPERS SHAKE UP SAN FRANCISCO

Mon, 07 Mar 2011 23:28:37 GMT

VICTORIA – More than 20 B.C. gaming companies are back home and armed with important contacts after being matched up with distributers and publishers at the 25th annual Game Developers Conference in San Francisco.