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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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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:

Province honours Chinese-Canadian ancestors

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 10:20:00 -0700

B.C. Premier Christy Clark made the following statement after a Qingming Festival ceremony at Vancouver’s Mountain View Cemetery to honour Chinese ancestors and British Columbia’s Chinese community for their contributions:

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Province makes new investments in UBC as part of bold vision for Robson Square

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 11:15:00 -0700

Minister of Advanced Education Andrew Wilkinson announced a bold new vision to reinvigorate the Robson Square district as a centre of innovation where technology meets talent, including an investment to increase the number of grads by 250 per year at the University of British Columbia.

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