October 14, 2012
VIDEO: BC premier Christy Clark and Bank of Canada economist Jock Finlayson at the 2012 ICBA AGM
British Columbia premier Christy Clark was the keynote speaker at the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association annual general meeting, held October 9th 2012 in Burnaby, British Columbia.
After her speech, the Honourable Christy Clark spoke with the Journal of Commerce about a variety of topics, including the planned Enbridge pipeline, the transition back to a provincial sales tax, the Liberal strategy for the upcoming election, plans for the Massey Tunnel, and more.
Economist Jock Finlayson also took time to speak with the Journal of Commerce about construction’s role in the B.C. economy, the leading growth industries in B.C., and possible internal and external risks that could derail one of Canada’s most economically robust provinces.
The Independent Contractors and Businesses Association recently held its annual general meeting, and ICBA president Philip Hochstein was on hand to speak to the Journal of Commerce about the past year and his hopes for the industry in the year to come.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of December 9th, 2013.
Jeff Lyth of the British Columbia Construction Safety Alliance was the final speaker at Bridging the Gap 2013, held recently in Richmond, British Columbia.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of December 2nd, 2013.
Werner Hofstatter, the products and markets advisor for the Canadian Wood Council's Wood Works! BC Program, spoke to the Journal of Commerce at the Wood Solutions Fair, recently held at the Vancouver Convention Centre.