Keep up with LNG in B.C.
The Province is amending the Depreciation of Industrial Improvements Regulation under the Assessment Act to allow a fixed depreciation rate regime specific to large LNG facility improvements that will help smooth provincial property tax revenues where development occurs.
Agreements reached between the government of B.C. and Pacific NorthWest LNG establish the path to a final investment decision on the project and set the stage for a potential US$36-billion investment in Northern B.C. that will likely be a key driver of jobs and economic activity in the province.
Lake Babine is the latest First Nation in northern B.C. to welcome benefits from natural gas pipeline development and the emerging LNG sector by signing a pipeline benefits agreement with the Province.
First Nations business professionals are learning how to tap into liquefied natural gas (LNG) opportunities in British Columbia at a national Aboriginal business conference.
The administration and enforcement component of the Liquefied Natural Gas Income Tax Act provides proponents with clarity and British Columbians with confidence, announced Minister of Finance Michael de Jong.
The B.C. government is helping Aboriginal youth prepare for strong, vibrant and successful futures by supporting their attendance at the 13th annual Gathering Our Voices Aboriginal youth conference.
Young people considering what skills they will need for tomorrow's in-demand occupations will have an opportunity for interactive, hands-on experience at WorkBC's Find Your Fit tour at Houston Secondary School on Tuesday, March 10, 2015.
The Province will stimulate economic growth and job creation through another installment of the Infrastructure Royalty Credit Program (IRCP).
Young people considering what skills they will need for tomorrow's in-demand occupations will have an opportunity for interactive, hands-on experience at WorkBC's Find Your Fit tour at W.L. Seaton Secondary school.
Premier Christy Clark and Deputy Premier Rich Coleman welcomed Prime Minister Stephen Harper's action to enhance the competitiveness of B.C.'s liquefied natural gas industry through a new tax relief.