Import News & Industry Updates

Coralee Oakes has been appointed Minister Responsible for the BC Liquor Distribution Branch

Click to read the Premier's full parliamentary changes --> Coralee Oakes has been appointed Minister Responsible for the BC Liquor Distribution Branch

MINISTRY OF SMALL BUSINESS AND RED TAPE REDUCTION

(Minister Responsible for Liquor Distribution Branch)

General Responsibilities:


Canada displeased with latest U.S. move in trade spat

A recent article in MacLean's Magazine, subtitled: The government said a bill introduced Thursday in the U.S. Senate falls short of what would be required to avoid tariffs on American products, provides further insight into imposing duties of Imports from the US into Canada.

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LCLB Policy Directive 15-07 (sales in manufacturer venues & at special events)

LCLB Policy Directive 15-07 outlines the "limited sale of all types of liquor in manufacturer lounges and special event areas".

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Society of Wine Eductators Annual BBQ on July 14th in Vancouver

On behalf of the Society of Wine Educators:

Annual Fundraising BBQ
Tuesday, July 14th
6:30-9:30pm (buffet dinner at 7pm)
Vancouver Rowing Club at Stanley Park
Tickets only $45
(includes Salmon & Chicken BBQ with all the fixins', Wine & Beer, Live Entertainment)