News BriefsHealth premiums rising in B.C.; Canadian firms on M&A prowl; GM abandons U.S. white collar pensions03/12/2012|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 03/12/2012 Health premiums rising in B.C.VICTORIA — Premium rates for the Medical Services Plan (MSP) in British Columbia are increasing on Jan. 1, 2013. Premiums for one single person would rise from $64 per month to $66.50. The maximum for a family of two would increase from $116 per month to $120.50, and for a family of three or more it would increase from $128 to $133. Canadian firms on M&A prowl To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.