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$150-million reforestation investment will help fight climate change, create more rural jobs

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:25:00 -0800

Premier Christy Clark announced $150 million for the Forest Enhancement Society of British Columbia to plant tens of millions more trees, which will help fight climate change and create over 3,000 jobs in rural British Columbia.


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Premier’s statement on Don Brothers

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:20:00 -0800

Premier Christy Clark has issued the following statement on the death of Don Brothers:



New agreements strengthen economic future for Lax Kw’alaams

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:20:00 -0800

The Province of British Columbia and the Lax Kw’alaams Band have reached multiple agreements to ensure benefits accrue for First Nations as a result of the construction and operation of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export industry in the Prince Rupert area.


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B.C. solidifies benefits for Metlakatla First Nation

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:20:00 -0800

The Province of British Columbia and the Metlakatla First Nation have reached new agreements to ensure benefits accrue as a result of the construction and operation of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export industry in the Prince Rupert area.


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Throne speech highlights hard-working British Columbians

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:14:00 -0800

In her speech from the throne, Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon outlined how British Columbia has navigated challenging times to lead Canada, thanks to a plan – and hard-working British Columbians.


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Premier Christy Clark names David Emerson B.C. Trade Envoy to the United States

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:45:00 -0800

Premier Christy Clark has announced the appointment of former Canfor chief executive officer, federal cabinet minister and B.C. deputy minister David Emerson as the B.C. Trade Envoy to the United States to work with Canada and the new administration in the United States in securing a new Softwood Lumber Agreement:


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Canada and British Columbia invest in Wood Innovation Research Lab at UNBC

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 12:50:00 -0800

Premier Christy Clark announced a $4.5-million joint federal-provincial investment that will accelerate innovation in timber engineering and development of wood products at the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC).


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B.C. commits $27 million to enhance caribou recovery

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 12:45:00 -0800

Demonstrating the province’s commitment to species-at-risk, the Province is investing $27 million on a comprehensive, caribou recovery program, Premier Christy Clark announced at the 14th Annual Premier’s B.C. Natural Resources Forum.


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Black History Month celebrated in British Columbia

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0800

Premier Christy Clark has issued the following statement in celebration of Black History Month:



Premier’s statement on Quebec City mosque shooting

Mon, 30 Jan 2017 10:14:00 -0800

Premier Christy Clark has issued the following statement on the Quebec City mosque shooting:


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