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November 23, 2016
Mining Association of BC top executive joins community of Canada’s most iconic women leaders VANCOUVER, BC –– The Mining Association of B.C. is pleased to...
July 20, 2016
The B.C. mining industry welcomes the Provincial Government’s announcement of the completion of all of the Independent Panel recommendations following the...
October 20, 2015
Vancouver – The Mining Association of B.C. (MABC) would like to congratulate Prime Minister-elect Justin Trudeau and all elected Members of Parliament, in...
June 15, 2015
SMITHERS – The Mining Association of B.C. was pleased to be a part of the 60th Annual Provincial Mine Rescue and First Aid Competition last week, which marked...
May 05, 2015
The Mining Association of BC (MABC) is pleased to announce John McManus, Vice President of Taseko Mines Limited, as the 2014 Mining Person of the Year. Each...
April 21, 2015
VANCOUVER, BC – The Mining Association of B.C. (MABC) is pleased to see continued funding for key programs and the introduction of new initiatives aimed at...
March 24, 2015
VICTORIA, B.C. – On March 24th more than 65 representatives from the B.C. mining industry, including representatives from the Mining Association of British...
February 17, 2015
The Mining Association of B.C. congratulates the B.C. Government on meeting its commitment to deliver successive balanced budgets while maintaining its focus...
January 30, 2015
VANCOUVER, BC - The Mining Association of B.C. (MABC) is currently reviewing the Independent Expert Engineering Panel Review Report of the Mount Polley...
December 16, 2014
The Mining Association of B.C. supports the B.C. Government’s announcement of the approval of the Site C Clean Energy Project (Site C).   The mining industry...
November 03, 2014
On November 3rd, the Aboriginal Mentoring and Training Association (AMTA) announced that it will be closing its doors.  The Mining Association of BC would like...
October 20, 2014
On October 15, MABC presented to the BC Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services.  The following five [5] recommendations were put forward...
August 18, 2014
Following the unexpected breach of the Mount Polley tailings dam on August 4, 2014, the BC Government has announced the establishment of an independent expert...
August 06, 2014
The  Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) is following very closely the events related to the Mount Polley incident.  The  breach of the tailings dam...
July 07, 2014
The Mining Association of B.C. (MABC) and the Province of British Columbia are pleased to announce Taseko’s Gibraltar Mine and Teck Resources Limited as the...
June 26, 2014
VANCOUVER – Karina Briño, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Mining Association of B.C. (MABC), issues the following statement in response to the...
June 10, 2014
SMITHERS – The Mining Association of BC was pleased to be a part of the 59th Annual Provincial Mine Rescue and First Aid Competition last week.  Mine Rescue...
May 13, 2014
The Mining Association of BC (MABC) is pleased to announce Dave Sharples as the 2013 Mining Person of the Year. Each year, MABC presents the Mining Person of...
May 13, 2014
The Mining Association of BC (MABC) and the BC Mining HR Task Force (Task Force) are pleased to announce the winner of the 2014 BC Mining HR Diversity Award (...
May 07, 2014
Princeton, BC – Princeton Mining Day will take place on Wednesday May 7, 2014, to celebrate BC Mining Week, an annual event which brings together the mining...
April 28, 2014
On April 8, 2014 Kamloops City Hall declared April 27th to May 3, 2014 Mining Week in Kamloops.  Mining Week in Kamloops will be celebrated throughout the week...
April 14, 2014
MABC is pleased to announce effective April 14, 2014 Bryan Cox has joined the MABC staff as Vice President, Corporate Affairs. Bryan brings a wealth of...
March 17, 2014
The new Board of Directors for the Mining Association of BC was announced at the Annual General Meeting on March 13, 2014 and MABC is pleased to welcome Scott...
February 27, 2014
VANCOUVER, BC – It was with great disappointment that the Mining Association of BC received the   news that the federal government denied Taseko Mines Limited’...
February 26, 2014
Mining Day at the Legislature 2014 took place on February 19th in Victoria.  It was the first time MABC has hosted Mining Day at the Legislature since 2007. ...
February 19, 2014
VICTORIA, BC – Today more than 50 representatives from BC’s mining sector, including representatives from the Mining Association of BC (MABC), the Mining...
February 18, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VICTORIA, BC – The Mining Association of BC welcomes the BC Government’s Balanced Budget 2014 and is pleased to see the province meeting...
February 12, 2014
BC mining industry supports progress towards a balanced budget Vancouver, BC - The Mining Association of BC (MABC) recognizes the government's efforts and its...
January 29, 2014
The BC Mining HR Diversity Award recognizes an outstanding commitment to encouraging and supporting diversity within the workforce.  The Award is presented by...
January 22, 2014
Nominations are open for the annual BC Mining and Sustainability Award. Presented by the Mining Association of British Columbia and the Province, this award...
December 11, 2013
Today, provincial business and community leaders came together to encourage the Government of Canada to approve the New Prosperity project and to raise...
December 10, 2013
VANCOUVER - BC Children’s Hospital Foundation announced last week that, thanks to the generosity of over 80,000 individuals and organizations, the $200-million...
November 29, 2013
VANCOUVER, BC –The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) joined the Province of BC and the the Nlaka’pamux Nations to celebrate the Economic and...
November 29, 2013
SPARWOOD, BC – On November 28, 2013 the Mining Association of BC (MABC) joined Teck employees, members of the local community and government officials in...
November 18, 2013
The Mining Association of BC (MABC), in partnership with WorkSafeBC, is pleased to release a unique Business Improvement Toolkit aimed at industry-wide...
October 10, 2013
VANCOUVER –The Mining Association of British Columbia joins Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. in the celebration of the official grand opening of the Mount...
June 10, 2013
Vancouver – The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) congratulates and welcomes the Executive Council Members of Premier Christy Clark’s new...
June 04, 2013
The Mining Association of BC (MABC) and the BC Mining HR Task Force (Task Force) are pleased to celebrate the winners of the 2013 BC Mining HR Diversity Award...
May 15, 2013
The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) congratulates all newly elected and re-elected representatives to the BC Legislative Assembly.  MABC welcomes...
May 02, 2013
The Mining Association of BC (MABC) and the BC Mining HR Task Force (Task Force) are pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 BC Mining HR Diversity Award (...
May 01, 2013
The Britannia Mine Museum and Sechelt Lehigh Materials are co-recipients of the 2012 Mining and Sustainability Award. Presented by the Mining Association of...
April 30, 2013
The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) recognized Pierre Lebel as the Mining Person of the Year for 2012 at the Mining Week opening gala in...
April 15, 2013
Today, the Mining Association of BC (MABC), the Mining Suppliers Association of BC (MSABC), the Association for Mineral Exploration BC (AME BC), and the Coal...
March 21, 2013
The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) acknowledges the federal government’s stay the course budget that remains largely consistent with previous...
February 19, 2013
Victoria – The BC Government released today a balanced budget for fiscal year ending March 31, 2014. The focus of the 2013 Budget is on eliminating the deficit...
February 06, 2013
Robin Silvester President & Chief Executive Officer Vancouver Fraser Port Authority 100 The Pointe, 999 Canada Place Vancouver, BC  V6C 3T4 Dear Mr....
January 15, 2013
Most of us know the important role that steel plays in our daily lives, whether it’s the steel used to construct our homes, to make our household appliances,...

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