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Monthly Archives: May 2013
Hong Kong, China â€“ Premier Gordon Campbell officially opened the Asia Operations office for Victoria-based Royal Roads University in Hong Kong today.
â€œBritish Columbiaâ€™s post-secondary institutions are building stronger education connections than ever before with the Asia-Pacific,â€ said Campbell. â€œThe expanded Royal Roads presence in Asia will strengthen our links with the worldâ€™s fastest-growing economy and contribute to our efforts to increase B.C.â€™s profile as Canadaâ€™s Pacific Gateway.â€
Premier Gordon Campbell says he plans to sell Asia on B.C.’s green technology and medical know-how when he arrives in Shanghai today on his fourth trade mission to Asia.
The trip, which runs until Dec. 7, will also include stops in other parts of China, Hong Kong and India.
“This is an important followup on a trip that I had last year,” Campbell said yesterday before flying out. “It’s going to be a long trip, but I hope it will be worthwhile.
“We’re really going to be talking about the trade relationships that we have. We are also going to be pushing our environmental technology.
Two Victoria high-tech companies were singled out at the 2007 B.C. Export Awards yesterday, but Carmanah Technologies walked away with the biggest [...]
Premier Gordon Campbell will promote B.C.’s expertise in green technology and life sciences, as well as opportunities in trade, education and investment [...]
British Columbia took a major step forward in the fight against global warming with the introduction of the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets [...]
Scientists have made ordinary human skin cells take on the chameleon-like powers of embryonic stem cells, a startling breakthrough that might someday [...]
OTTAWA – The Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources, today announced $1.1 million for demonstration projects promoting photovoltaic (PV) and solar [...]
BRITISH COLUMBIA – BC Innovation Council is delighted to open its new office at the Vancouver Island Technology Park and announce the [...]
LifeSciences British Columbia, the industry association representing the province’s biotech, medical device and greater life sciences community is pleased to extend our [...]