Impacts of COVID-19 on ICBC report released

A review of ICBC’s financial situation since the start of the provincial state of emergency shows both positive and negative financial impacts on ICBC’s bottom line. With almost no capital reserves to withstand fluctuations and volatility in the markets, it …

B.C. COVID-19 response update May, 14, 2020

The COVID-19 situation in British Columbia is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2020. Cases: Total confirmed cases in B.C.: 2,392 New cases since May 13, 2020: 15 Active cases: …

New programs support jobs, clean up environment

The Province is supporting jobs for B.C. workers in oil and gas service companies to clean up the environment and help restart the economy. “With the support of the federal government, B.C. is taking action to accelerate the restoration of …

State of emergency extended to support COVID-19 response

As B.C. moves toward its new normal, Mike Farnworth, Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General, is extending the provincial state of emergency to support continued co-ordination of the pandemic response. “Because of our determination and sacrifices over the past months, …

B.C. COVID-19 response update May 13, 2020

The COVID-19 situation in British Columbia is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, 2020. Cases: Total confirmed cases in B.C.: 2,376 New cases since May 12, 2020: 16 Active cases: …

Smartphones to better connect vulnerable

Vulnerable people, including people experiencing homelessness, will have better access to services through smartphones distributed by the social service organizations that support them. “The need for internet connectivity has never been as important as it is right now. For people …

B.C. COVID-19 response update May 12, 2020

The COVID-19 situation in British Columbia is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 3 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Cases: Total confirmed cases in B.C.: 2,360 New cases since May 11, 2020: 7 Active cases: …