Just about a week ago, and without much fanfare, the BC government signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Peoples Republic of China, to "deepen their mutually beneficial trade, investment and cultural connections." http://www.newsroom.gov.bc.ca/2014/04/china-and-bc-sign-agreement-to-increase-trade-and-investment-links.html The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed by B.C. Minister of International Trade Teresa Wat and Liu Fei, Consul-General of the … Continue reading BC government signs historic agreement to enhance trade, investment and other mutually beneficial connections.
I'll give the BC Liberals this: they sure know how to crank out a photo-op and they know how to spin a deuce into silk and make it look like they invented it. Case in point, the grand opening the of much heralded... and criticized... South Fraser Perimeter Road -aka Highway 17 ( the old highway 17 … Continue reading BC Liberals pat themselves on the back over SFPR ‘highway’ opening a year late and $464 million over budget
Christy Clark told the world last year, Kitimat is where it's at and now the press is heralding the transformation of the 'doom-town' into a 'boom-town'.... boom shaka laka laka... that is. Now it seems like the entire world is heading to Kitimat looking for a job, and a new business is trying to set up shop in town... much to … Continue reading Don’t worry Kitimat, it’s all just part of the BC Job Plan.
With this stunning and somewhat rare West Coast Sunshine, we should all be outside enjoying the weather before it returns to nasty rain again! However, I know a lot of people down with flu and colds now, and so I've compiled a few items of interest I found that I think you might want to check out! 1) … Continue reading Weekend roundup for your reading pleasure!