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BCCIE Signs Memorandum of Agreement with FICHET and Renews Commitment to Strengthen Academic Exchange Opportunities

MARCH 15, 2022     Source: caorda     Type: BCCIE News

On March 14, BCCIE and the Foundation for International Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan (FICHET) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) at a formal ceremony held at Simon Fraser University – Harbour ...

BCCIE Welcomes Jan Smith as New Director of Operations and Communications

DECEMBER 7, 2021     Source: BCCIE     Type: BCCIE News

The BC Council for International Education (BCCIE) is pleased to welcome Jan Smith as its Director, Operations and Communications. In her new role, Jan will be responsible for Board administration, government ...

Government of Canada introduces additional measure to address COVID-19 Omicron variant of concern

DECEMBER 1, 2021     Source: Public Health Agency of Canda     Type: Sector News

On November 26, 2021, the World Health Organization classified B.1.1.529 as a variant of concern called Omicron. Since then it has been found in a number of countries and regions, including the confirmation of ...

BC-Vietnam Education MOU Signed

NOVEMBER 30, 2021     Source: BCCIE     Type: Sector News

Ministers Whiteside (Education) and Kang (Advanced Education and Skills Training) signed the first ever education-related MOU with the Vietnam Ministry of Education and Training on Nov. 22. This new partnership ...