As the nation celebrates Sports Day in Cnada, I hope this weekend find you getting into the spirit - lacing up your skates, getting out on your cross-country skis, practising yoga or whatever your preference read more
In 2011, the number of persons in B.C. living below the low-income cut-off declined by 34,000 (6.7%) - from 510,000 in 2010 to 476,000. This represents a decrease in the incidence of low income from 11.5 per cent to 10.7 per cent. read more
The Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation is committed to fostering a citizen-centred system of supports and services that enables people with disabilities to work and participate more fully in their communities. read more
Trade between British Columbia and Asian markets continues to grow. The government has doubled B.C.'s international trade presence, adding a new representative office in Hong Kong to its network of trade and investment operations located throughout China and Asia.
British Columbia issues full faith, general obligation bonds in the name of the province which is rated triple-A by Moody's Investor Services , Standard and Poor's and Fitch; and AA-high by Dominion Bond Rating Service.
The George Massey Tunnel under the Fraser River on Highway 99 opened on May 23, 1959. The George Massey Tunnel is an important commuter route and a key component of the provincial transportation system. read more