A new provincial employment program will launch in April of 2012 and Community Futures Boundary will head the services across the region.
A group of more than 50 scientists is publicly lobbying BC Hydro to reconsider its decision to close the Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program (FWCP) office in Nelson, and to lay off staff in Castlegar, Nelson and Prince George.
Canada’s key interest rate will end 2011 unchanged.
The Bank of Canada (BoC) left its policy rate at 1.00 percent this week, as anticipated.
In a statement, the Bank said European economic performance will be worse than expected, Canadian and United States growth are “slightly” better than expected, and inflation will “ease.”
It added: “With the target...
Huakan International Mining Inc. reports that it has closed the sale of its 100 percent interest in the Greenwood Gold Project, located near Greenwood, British Columbia, to Gold Crown LLC and its wholly owned subsidiary, AMT Industries Canada Inc. (together, the "Purchasers").
The Greenwood Gold Project is comprised of the 200 tonne per day Greenwood mill and the Lexington-Grenoble,...