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Vancouver (B.C.). Economic Advisory Commission

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Vancouver (B.C.). Economic Advisory Commission

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  • Business Advisory Board

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The Commission, initially called the Business Advisory Board, was appointed by Council during the 1 Aug. 1978 in-camera meeting. Comprised of prominent business people, with the Economic Development Office serving as the secretariat, the Commission established subcommittees and task forces to plan for Vancouver's economic development. The Commission was also active in promoting trade missions to Asia including the Asia Pacific Initiative in the 1990s.


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Vancouver (B.C.). Economic Development Office ()

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Vancouver (B.C.). Economic Advisory Commission, is subordinate to: Vancouver (B.C.). Economic Development Office

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  • EAC

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