British Columbia expected to lead provinces in economic growth in 2015 – BC economy has momentum despite LNG uncertainty

On the heels of a solid increase in 2014, British Columbia’s economy is expected to advance by a nation-leading three per cent this year, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s Provincial Outlook-Winter 2015. “British Columbia will be among the economic growth leaders, with Manitoba and Ontario, over the next two years,” said Marie-Christine Bernard, associate director, Provincial Outlook. “The lower Canadian dollar, the […]

Preparing for success: Progress and development in the Northern Rockies

The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality (NRRM), working with the province, industry and Fort Nelson First Nation (FNFN) are all focused on ensuring development in British Columbia’s most northeastern region that is both balanced and sustainable.  Significant new discoveries as the result of ongoing natural gas exploration, combined with known energy reserves and the refinement of […]

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