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Tentative agreement reached with medical residents

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 17:30
The Professional Association of Residents of B.C. and the Health Employers' Association of B.C. have reached a five-year tentative agreement under the new Economic Stability Mandate. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

North Island Hospitals Project green bond issue a first

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:30
A green bond has been issued to finance the North Island Hospitals Project. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Support staff in six districts ratify new agreements

Sat, 06/28/2014 - 17:00
More than 3,000 support staff workers in six school districts are the first to ratify new five-year agreements under the B.C. government's 2014 Economic Stability Mandate. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Real progress under Economic Stability mandate

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 12:30
Real progress continues to be made under the B.C. government's Economic Stability Mandate for 2014 public sector negotiations. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Kwantlen Polytechnic executive compensation review released

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:30
A review into allegations of improper compensation paid to two executive employees at Kwantlen Polytechnic University has found the university failed to meet government's disclosure requirements. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Accountability principles strengthen public sector governance

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 16:15
Provincial public sector organizations will operate under new taxpayer accountability principles that strengthen accountability, promote cost control, and ensure they operate in the best interest of taxpayers. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

B.C. rolls out welcome mat for international finance

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 12:30
Amendments to the International Business Activity Act (IBAA) brought into force aim to increase foreign private-sector investment in British Columbia and attract new business to the province. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Tour highlights B.C.'s economic strengths in Europe, London, New York

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 13:00
Finance Minister Michael de Jong travels to Europe and New York to meet with investors June 1 - 11, 2014, where he will discuss B.C.'s economy, balanced budget, triple-A credit rating and LNG opportunity. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Statement on the death of Hon. Hugh Curtis, former B.C. minister of finance

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 20:45
Finance Minister Michael de Jong issued the following statement on the passing of Hugh Curtis: BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

B.C. veterans honoured: 70th anniversary of D-Day

Wed, 05/21/2014 - 22:30
B.C. veterans of the Second World War were celebrated at a dinner hosted by Finance Minister Michael de Jong on behalf of the provincial government that marked the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

B.C. hops into Kangaroo bonds

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 19:05
The Province of British Columbia launched its debut entry in the Australian “Kangaroo” bond market, raising A$400 million. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Another tentative agreement in the health sector

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 17:40
The Facilities Bargaining Association and the Health Employers' Association of BC have reached a tentative five-year agreement under the new Economic Stability Mandate. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Standard and Poor's affirms B.C.'s triple-A credit rating

Tue, 05/13/2014 - 18:45
Standard and Poor's has affirmed B.C.'s AAA credit rating with a stable outlook, saying the ratings reflect the province's strong management and improving budgetary performance. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/

Moody's affirms B.C.'s AAA credit rating

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 16:10
British Columbia's credit rating has been affirmed at AAA by Moody's Investors Service, with the agency saying it reflects the strong fiscal flexibility of the province and its track record of prudent fiscal management. BC Government http://www.gov.bc.ca/