Tag: economic recovery

Our region’s executive leaders provide their outlook on economic resiliency and recovery in B.C. and tell us how they will be making decisions in 2021, and what will really be affecting their bottom line.

The future prosperity of Greater Vancouver is contingent upon foundations laid today. Our region needs strategic investments that help our businesses and the broader society overcome the pandemic while also paving the way for longer term competitiveness. Investments that advance and leverage technology and strategically prepare the workforce of tomorrow will be key. Additionally, investments […]

The economic rebound of British Columbia hinges on the recovery of critical economic sectors such as tourism and hospitality. Prior to the pandemic, tourism contributed $8.3 billion to provincial GDP and employed more than 160,000 people. For our region and province to recover, it is essential that government provide support measures to help the industry […]

You won’t want to miss out on this months Okanagan College exclusive digital town hall discussion on Tuesday, July 28th at 12:00PM, with B.C. Liberal Leader, Andrew Wilkinson. Join Okanagan College to discuss the effects of COVID-19 on provincial politics and the economy as well as what the opposition leader believes British Columbia’s recovery should […]