As of May 1, former public-officer holders in British Columbia will be prohibited from lobbying the government for two years after they leave their positions. 315 more words
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There are new rules in Alberta for the amount university and college executives can be paid.
On Tuesday morning, the province announced it’s bringing salaries in line with the national average. 415 more words
The B.C. government is offering compensation to all former residents of the Woodlands School, the site of widespread physical and sexual abuse.
The previous Liberal government had offered compensation, but a legal technicality limited claims to those who were at the school after Aug. 355 more words
The B.C. government will be exempting vacation homes from the speculation tax that comes into effect this year. Finance Minister Carole James says she has heard the concerns of British Columbians and has decided to exempt homes in remote areas and that are on smaller islands in and around the Capital Regional District. 888 more words
Alberta’s NDP government tabled its 2018-19 budget Thursday. Here are some of the highlights:
- Total revenue of $47.9 billion against spending of $56.2 billion. Deficit of $8.8 billion after a $500-million cushion against low energy prices is factored in. 345 more words
Willow Creek day care in Terrace may soon need to turn parents away. Owner Jennifer Maillet says the child care facility will be required to pay the province’s new payroll tax next year, to a tune of $15,000 a year. 415 more words