The Interior Wage and Contact Conference for the main forest sector will be held in Kamloops, BC, March 20th to March 21st.
A new WOOD MARKETS/FEA Five Year Softwood Lumber Forecast projects continued shifting markets and prices throughout 2018, due to US duties on Canadian Softwood Lumber exports.
On the weekend of April 21st and 22nd the new USW Local 1-2017 held their first Annual General Meeting at The Coast Inn of the North, Prince George.
USW Members and Officers Rally in Front of the Ramada in Prince George in support of Unite Here Local 40 members, to demand a fair collective agreement.
On April 4th, the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training opened a new Canada-B.C. Job Grant (CJG) program funded under the Workforce Development Agreement.
In the Supreme Court Case with Walter Energy, the Court was petitioned to extend the stay until April 16, 2018.
It’s all about being innovative, provocative and engaging at Resources for Future Generations 2018.
The 4-day scientific program will feature an opening plenary session, as well as themed special sessions throughout the technical program, all of which aim to spark energetic conversation and debate on how to tackle earth’s most pressing challenges.