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THIA Smart Traveller Survey shows shift in attitude toward US travel
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 7:52 AM, November 6, 2018
42 per cent of Canadians plan to travel within Canada with only 19 per cent heading to the U.S.
INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE - Life Flight opens new base in Honolulu, Hawaii
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 8:15 AM, October 19, 2018
Life Flight International Inc. is happy to announce our NEW base of Operations in Honolulu, Hawaii!! With this new base our response time to our clients and patients will be cut in half!  We look forward...
THIA Study shows 20 per cent of Canadians planning a vacation this year are unaware of the implications of travelling with marijuana
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 7:49 AM, October 16, 2018
TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - With the legalization of marijuana in Canada happening this week, the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) released survey results today revealing some notable...
BC Ministry of Finance Announces Planned Changes to Financial Services Regulator
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 7:31 AM, October 1, 2018
In a letter to stakeholders last week, BC Deputy Minister of Finance, Lori Wanamaker, announced planned changes to the Financial Services regulator. Below, the content of the letter: Dear Stakeholder:...
INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE - Skyservice Opens Vancouver Base of Operations
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 7:14 AM, October 1, 2018
Skyservice Air Ambulance International has spread its wings to Western Canada and is pleased to announce the launch of its latest base of operations at Vancouver International Airport opening Monday, October...
New THIA Board Elected
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 9:20 AM, September 28, 2018
At the September 11 THIA AGM, THIA’s executive and committees presented on the association’s activities over the past year. Guest speakers Lesli Martin of Pollara Research Insights and Keith Martin...
INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE - Former Air Canada vet is Blue Cross Canassurance’s new VP, Business Development
by Jo-Anne Liburd
posted on 8:37 AM, September 27, 2018
THIA member Blue Cross Canassurance appoints new VP Business Development
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