B.C. Premier Identifies Labour Shortage on Vancouver Island
John Horgan spoke today at the Vancouver Island Economic Summit in Nanaimo Vancouver Island needs more workers. That was one of the messages B.C. Premier John...
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Vancouver Island Economic Summit will Create Connections, Spark Discussion
Two-day event begins Wednesday, Oct. 24, at Nanaimo’s Vancouver Island Conference Centre Business and community leaders from across Vancouver Island will get together in Nanaimo to...
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“Island Good” Makes It Easy for Islanders to Shop Local
Vancouver Island The Challenge: Eating Local If you were to prepare a meal using only food products grown, produced, or manufactured in your region, what would...
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Summit to Showcase Vancouver Island
Vancouver Island ’s Economic Prowess and Potential go on Display at Summit in Nanaimo By SeaWestNews From aquaculture to cannabis to Indigenous tourism, Vancouver Island’s economic...
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Economic Summit to Address Current Issues and Opportunities for the Island Economy
Wondering how the legalization of recreational cannabis will affect businesses and employees? Interested in learning more about marine sector labour challenges and opportunities? Curious about the results...
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Island Foreign Trade Zone Designation Explained at VIEA Summit
A significant step towards balancing and diversifying our Island economy. The designation of Vancouver Island as an official Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ-VI), a project championed by...
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Chief Commissioner of the BC Treaty Commission to Present at Upcoming Summit
Celeste Haldane, Chief Commissioner of the BC Treaty Commission, will be presenting one of four keynote speeches at the upcoming State of the Island Economic Summit. Elected as...
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Upcoming Economic Summit will Feature Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Premier John Horgan, and more
The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and Member of Parliament for North Vancouver, will be present at the State of the Island Economic Summit next...
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