B.C. officially proclaims International Workers’ Day

Harry Bains, Minister of Labour, has issued the following statement today, to recognize May 1, 2018, as International Workers’ Day: “The Government of British Columbia is proud to celebrate B.C. workers and workers around the world today by officially proclaiming …

New and extended leaves support working families

Harry Bains, Minister of Labour, introduced amendments to the Employment Standards Act today. The amendments, if approved by the legislature, will better support working families in British Columbia by providing new, extended and more flexible maternity, parental and compassionate care …

New Student Ranger Program launched today

Young people throughout British Columbia will have an opportunity to acquire a diverse range of job skills while working in the province’s spectacular natural environment, through the new BC Parks Student Ranger Program. This is the first program established with …