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Memorandum of Understanding Signed between Indigenous Tourism BC & Cariboo Chilcotin Coast Tourism

March 14, 2019 Indigenous Tourism BC (ITBC) and the Cariboo Chilcotin Coast Tourism Association (CCCTA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the BC Tourism Industry Conference in Vancouver, the shared traditional territory of the Tsleil-Waututh, Musqueum, and Squamish Nations. The MOU establishes a coordinated and collaborative approach in promoting growth and increased awareness of […]

by ahnationtalk on March 14, 201924 Views

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Tourist development mulled at summit of Vancouver Island’s Malahat Drive – Journal Of Commerce

March 8, 2019 VICTORIA – A BC tourism company is partnering with a Vancouver Island First Nation on a plan that could see a major development at the peak of the winding, steep and sometimes narrow route connecting the Greater Victoria area to the Cowichan Valley. The proposed Malahat Skywalk would be built at the […]

by ahnationtalk on March 8, 201916 Views

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Nominate a Business for the Indigenous Tourism Award at the 2019 BC Tourism Industry Awards

January 10, 2019 Nominate a Business for the Indigenous Tourism Award at the 2019 BC Tourism Industry Awards The Tourism Industry Association of BC (TIABC)’s BC Tourism Industry Conference is happening February 27 – March 1, 2019 at the Parq Vancouver. Information on this conference can be found here. 2019 BC Tourism Industry Awards: Indigenous Tourism […]

by pmnationtalk on January 11, 201928 Views

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Coast Funds: Indigenous Ecotourism Offers Many Benefits to Communities

January 09, 2019 An Indigenous ecotourism summit organized by Tides Canada in November 2018 explored the many long-lasting benefits the sector can provide to communities. In late 2018, Coast Funds’ executive director BRODIE GUY participated in the Indigenous Ecotourism Summit organized by TIDES CANADA. The summit brought together participants from a number of fields including economic development, government, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 10, 201930 Views

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Indigenous tourism on the rise but remains a niche market – Business in Vancouver

January 9, 2019 B.C. is attracting an increasing number of tourists who include Indigenous tourism experiences in their itineraries, but the business niche remains small enough that it could be poised for exponential growth. First Nation-themed restaurants are relatively scarce in the province. Salmon n’ Bannock is the only Indigenous-themed restaurant in Vancouver, while the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 9, 201931 Views

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City and Tourism Vancouver Island sign five year service agreement

January 7, 2019 Summary The City of Nanaimo has awarded a five-year service contract to Tourism Vancouver Island (TVI). The agreement is set for April 1, 2019 through March 31, 2024. The contract will include tourism marketing and visitor servicing. Tourism Vancouver Island and the City are looking forward to a five year strategy, “celebrating […]

by pmnationtalk on January 8, 201925 Views

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Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association Wins ‘World’s Responsible Tourism Award’ in Portugal

December 5, 2018 Prestigious prize bestowed at World Travel Awards on Dec. 1 The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) — a not-for-profit society which represents business and community tourism interests throughout the region — was declared winner of the highly prestigious World’s Responsible Tourism Award at the 25th annual World Travel Awards (WTA), held this […]

by ahnationtalk on December 5, 201832 Views

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ITBC AGM Nominees and New Bylaws Special Resolution

November 14, 2018 To ITBC Marketing Stakeholders, We look forward to seeing you at the Annual General Meeting and Forum on November 28, 2018. Nominees to the ITBC Board of Directors – Eligible for election at the November 28, 2018  ITBC AGM in Vancouver, BC The following individuals have completed the 2018 ITBC Board of […]

by pmnationtalk on November 15, 201842 Views

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BC Rural Dividend grant supports Ashcroft Indian Band

November 13, 2018 ASHCROFT – The Ashcroft Indian Band will be able to provide upgraded services for tourists exploring Thompson-Nicola country, thanks to a $464,948 grant from the Province. “The special circumstances provision of the Rural Dividend was specifically designed to assist communities undergoing economic hardship, such as those impacted by wildfire,” said Doug Donaldson, […]

by pmnationtalk on November 13, 201841 Views

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Minister Joly creates the Advisory Council on Jobs and the Visitor Economy to maximize Canada’s tourism potential

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada The Council will guide Minister Joly in the development of a new federal tourism strategy November 12, 2018 – Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada’s visitor economy is a fast-growing sector that provides economic benefits and good middle-class jobs in every region of the country. That was the message delivered […]

by ahnationtalk on November 12, 201852 Views

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