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Federal Government officially announces support of Vancouver International Maritime Centre

By BCShippingNews 01 September 2016
Commitment recognizes value of a strong shipping industry...

The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities and Member of Parliament for Delta, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada, announced $2 million in funding to the Vancouver International Maritime Centre. The announcement reconfirms the Federal Government's commitment to support of a strong maritime sector in British Columbia through attracting international shipping companies to establish, expand or retain shipping operations on Canada's West Coast. Many thanks to Dave Roels (www.daveroels.com) for the photographs. For the full story: http://bit.ly/2cfoamG