Bc Holidays

Add Diwali, Other Cultural Holidays To Official Holidays Roster

Shachi Kurl | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Shachi Kurl

If we really want to have a conversation about integration and the joyousness of diversity in the country, we should be discussing whether Canada, founded on the Judeo-Christian values of the English and French, is ready to consider introducing other religious days, such as Lunar New Year or Diwali, to the official roster of statutory days off.

B.C. Announces New Holiday

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.28.2012 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - Dust off the skis, get out the toque and find the hiking boots — B.C. officially has a holiday in February.Family Day will now fall on t...