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BC Medical Services Plan Coverage Continues for People with Maintained Status

MAY 2, 2022     Source: BC Ministry of Health     Type: Sector News

On April 29, 2022 the BC Provincial Government announced that effective May 1, 2022, the Medical Services Plan (MSP) policy will be updated so individuals who remain in BC with maintained status will have access to ...

Government of Canada to Remove Pre-entry Test Requirement for Fully Vaccinated Travellers on April 1

MARCH 17, 2022     Source: BCCIE     Type: Sector News

On March 17, 2022 the Government of Canada announced that effective April 1, 2022, fully vaccinated travellers will no longer need to provide a pre-entry COVID-19 test result to enter Canada by air, land or water. ...

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

MARCH 15, 2022     Source: BCCIE     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 Back Tanya Ogilvie as Director of Operations and Communications

MARCH 7, 2022     Source: BCCIE     Type: BCCIE News

The BC Council for International Education (BCCIE) is pleased to welcome back Tanya Ogilvie as its Director, Operations and Communications. She returns to the position she held for eight years, as Jan Smith has ...