Sector News

Scholarship Program Supports BC Students Studying Aboard

FEBRUARY 2, 2022     Stakeholder Community:

Through an agreement between the Province of British Columbia and the National Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China, the Chinese Government is offering scholarships for eligible BC students ...

Travel Advisory: Limited Exceptions to Border Measures in BC

DECEMBER 23, 2021     Stakeholder Community:

On December 22, 2021, the Canada Border Services Agency issued a reminder to travellers that border measures remain in place for those entering or returning to Canada. Unless specifically exempted, all travellers ...

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 ...