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Tax: Tax rates on labour income continue slow decline

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Business, Canada, Commerce, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, Investment, MIL OSI, New Zealand, OECD, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on Tax: Tax rates on labour income continue slow decline

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: OECD – MIL OSI Alerts Headline: Tax: Tax rates on labour income continue slow decline   11/04/2017 -Taxes on labour income for the average worker across the OECD continued to decrease for the third consecutive year during 2016, dropping to 36% of labour costs, according to a new OECD […]

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Update on provincial response to overdose crisis in B.C.

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MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Update on provincial response to overdose crisis in B.C. Updated statistics released today from the BC Coroners Service show the number of illicit drug overdose deaths decreased slightly in February. Since the public-health emergency was declared in April 2016, government and its partners have enacted […]

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Southeast Fire Centre urges caution with open burning

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, English, Government of British Columbia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Weather  /  Comments Off on Southeast Fire Centre urges caution with open burning

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Southeast Fire Centre urges caution with open burning The Southeast Fire Centre is asking members of the public to exercise caution while conducting any outdoor burning activities this spring.                           As the snow melts, dried grass from last summer is uncovered and that material can be highly […]

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Strong penalties for safer roads: B.C. ups the ante on distracted driving

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, English, Government of British Columbia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Sport, Transport  /  Comments Off on Strong penalties for safer roads: B.C. ups the ante on distracted driving

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Strong penalties for safer roads: B.C. ups the ante on distracted driving Significantly higher fines, more penalty points, and earlier interventions for repeat offenders – including driving prohibitions – will reinvigorate the Province’s push to eliminate distracted driving, a leading factor in deaths on B.C. […]

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Statement on Passover

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, English, Government of British Columbia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Statement on Passover

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Statement on Passover Print Office of the Premier British Columbia News Statement on Passover https://news.gov.bc.ca/14748 Statement Victoria Monday, April 10, 2017 9:00 AM Statement Victoria Monday, April 10, 2017 9:00 AM Meet the Team More from the Premier The following statement was issued to mark the […]

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Statement on centennial of Vimy Ridge

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, English, Government of British Columbia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Statement on centennial of Vimy Ridge

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Statement on centennial of Vimy Ridge The following statement was released in honour of the centennial of Vimy Ridge:“In the early morning hours of April 9, 1917, after meticulous planning, Canadian soldiers stormed Vimy Ridge. For the first time, all four divisions of the Canadian […]

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B.C. workers first in line for jobs: Province secures environmental benefits in agreement with Trans Mountain

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Business, Canada, Conservation, Energy, English, Environment, Gas, Government of British Columbia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on B.C. workers first in line for jobs: Province secures environmental benefits in agreement with Trans Mountain

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: B.C. workers first in line for jobs: Province secures environmental benefits in agreement with Trans Mountain The provincial government and Trans Mountain announced a final benefits agreement today that will see B.C. workers having priority for construction jobs resulting from Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline […]

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$1.6 million for housing for people with mental-health challenges

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MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: $1.6 million for housing for people with mental-health challenges The British Columbia government has committed $1.6 million to provide nine support recovery units for individuals suffering from mental-health and substance-use issues in Squamish.The Province is providing the funding to Turning Point to purchase and renovate […]

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Mount Polley long-term water management plan approved

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Business, Canada, Energy, English, Environment, Government of British Columbia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Mount Polley long-term water management plan approved

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Mount Polley long-term water management plan approved The approval of the long-term water management plan for Mount Polley means the mine can continue to operate providing 350 well-paying jobs in the region, Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett announced today.  “With the approval of […]

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New taxi licences a much-needed addition to taxi service in Vancouver

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, English, Government of British Columbia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sport, Transport  /  Comments Off on New taxi licences a much-needed addition to taxi service in Vancouver

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: New taxi licences a much-needed addition to taxi service in Vancouver Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Todd Stone, has issued the following statement today regarding the recent Passenger Transportation Board decision to approve 175 additional vehicles for Vancouver taxi companies:“I was very pleased to receive […]

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Mapping their contribution – Province proclaims Sikh Heritage Month and recognizes South Asian historic places

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Business, Canada, English, Government of British Columbia, Industry, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Mapping their contribution – Province proclaims Sikh Heritage Month and recognizes South Asian historic places

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Mapping their contribution – Province proclaims Sikh Heritage Month and recognizes South Asian historic places As part of the celebrations and proclamation today of April as Sikh Heritage Month, Premier Christy Clark announced today that 15 South Asian historic places are being added to British Columbia’s […]

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National Energy Board will hold a public hearing to review NGTL’s plans to abandon Peace River Mainline

By   /  April 11, 2017  /  Americas, Banking and Finance, Canada, Canada Canada National Energy Board, Energy, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on National Energy Board will hold a public hearing to review NGTL’s plans to abandon Peace River Mainline

MIL OSI Canada – Source: Canada National Energy Board Headline: National Energy Board will hold a public hearing to review NGTL’s plans to abandon Peace River Mainline The information you provide through this survey is collected under the authority of the Department of Employment and Social Development Act (DESDA) for the purpose of measuring the […]

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