Sector News

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

DECEMBER 1, 2021     Stakeholder Community:

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     Stakeholder Community:

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 ...

Canada Announces Extension of Flight Ban from India as It Prepares for the Return of Direct Flights

SEPTEMBER 22, 2021     Stakeholder Community:

On September 21, 2021, the Government of Canada announced that it is preparing for the resumption of direct flights from India to Canada. The Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) restricting all direct and commercial flights ...

Inaugural National Day for Truth and Reconciliation – Sep 30, 2021

SEPTEMBER 24, 2021     Stakeholder Community:

On September 30, Canada will observe its first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The day will honour the lost children and survivors of the residential school system in Canada, their families and their ...