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Premier Christy Clark statement on passing of Grace McCarthy

Thu, 25 May 2017 11:32:00 -0700

Premier Christy Clark has issued the following statement on the passing of Grace McCarthy:

Letter from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to Premier Christy Clark

Fri, 05 May 2017 11:56:00 -0700

Thank you for your letter of April 26, 2017, regarding a proposed ban on the shipment of thermal coal through British Columbia ports. We share the commitment to fighting climate change and protecting our environment.

Premier Christy Clark's letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thermal Coal Exports

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:59:00 -0700

In the wake of the decision by the U.S. Department of Commerce to impose unfair and unwarranted duties on Canadian and British Columbia softwood lumber, I told British Columbians that I would use every tool at our disposal to ensure we get a fair deal on softwood lumber. 

Statement on Passover

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 09:00:00 -0700

The following statement was issued to mark the beginning of Passover:

Statement on centennial of Vimy Ridge

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 08:30:00 -0700

The following statement was released in honour of the centennial of Vimy Ridge:

Mapping their contribution – Province proclaims Sikh Heritage Month and recognizes South Asian historic places

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:15:00 -0700

As part of the celebrations and proclamation of April as Sikh Heritage Month, Premier Christy Clark announced that 15 South Asian historic places are being added to British Columbia’s Register of Historic Places.

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B.C. invests $7.7 million to advance wood use and grow global markets

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 12:55:00 -0700

The Government of British Columbia is investing $7.7 million to promote the use of B.C. wood, advance wood building systems and products, and expand global markets.

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B.C. bans mandatory high heels in the workplace

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 10:59:00 -0700

The B.C. government has followed through on its commitment to ban mandatory high heels in the workplace.

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Next steps in government response to Ombudsperson report

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 09:43:00 -0700

The Province of British Columbia issued the following statement in response to the report of the Office of the Ombudsperson:

Government statement on receiving the Ombudsperson report

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 12:32:00 -0700

The Province of British Columbia is responding to the report of the Office of the Ombudsperson with the following statement: