BC minimum wage increased to $15.65 per hour

May 31, 2022 (Translations: French, Traditional Chinese繁體中文, Simplified Chinese简体中文, Punjabi, Tagalog, read HERE ) As of June 1, 2022, B.C.’s lowest paid workers will get a pay boost as the minimum wage increases from $15.20 to $15.65 per hour, which is …

Construction begins on redeveloped Burnaby Hospital

May 30,  2022 People in one of the fastest-growing communities in B.C. are one step closer to expanded patient care as construction begins on the redevelopment of Burnaby Hospital. “Everybody deserves access to quality public health care that’s delivered close to …

BC Cancer launches lung-screening program

May 25, 2022 BC Cancer has launched a provincewide lung cancer screening program, providing access to eligible high-risk people at 36 sites throughout the province. “BC Cancer’s clinicians and researchers are leading Canada with the launch of this innovative program …

Minimum wage increases tied to inflation support workers, families

(Translations: French, Traditional Chinese繁體中文, Simplified Chinese簡體中文, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Punjabi, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, read HERE March 14, 2022 ) On June 1, 2022, B.C.’s lowest-paid workers will get a pay boost, with the general minimum wage increasing from $15.20 to $15.65 an …

Queen’s Counsel nominations now open

May 20, 2022 Annual nominations for the honorary designation of Queen’s Counsel (QC) will be accepted until July 15, 2022. The QC designation recognizes lawyers in British Columbia for distinctive merit and exceptional contributions to the legal profession. Successful candidates …