Business

Ladysmith Chamber president speaks up for local business at meeting with provincial ministers

Tammy Leslie, Ladysmith Chamber president presented three policy proposals to the government

  • Aug 19, 2019

B.C. log export rules killing us, northwest harvester says

NorthPac Forestry says Skeena Sawmills has plenty of timber

Career fair in Cranbrook to present a world of new opportunities

Come Thursday, around 40 employers will be waiting to shake hands with their potential new employees

B.C. sets rules for ride hailing, same minimum fee as taxis

Larger operating areas seen as threat by cab companies

B.C. log export rules killing us, northwest harvester says

NorthPac Forestry says Skeena Sawmills has plenty of timber

Bistro puts food in bellies, smiles on faces in Courtenay

Tough circumstances prompted Colin Zarecki to do what he loves

  • Aug 17, 2019

Rupert Lawn and Garden awards build contract for new site to Prince Rupert firm

Garden centre also set to announce temporary location while construction takes place

  • Aug 16, 2019

VIDEO: Dashcams are ‘unbiased witness’ when bad things happen to good drivers

The cameras sell for between $200 and $500, and are becoming increasingly popular

  • Aug 16, 2019

CRTC lowers wholesale broadband rates to boost competition among providers

CRTC announcement was welcomed by the Canadian Network Operators Consortium

  • Aug 16, 2019

Helicopter-riding, moonwalking dog Mr. Bentley featured on cans of new Surrey-made beer

Partial proceeds from every pack go to Children's Wish

  • Aug 16, 2019

Walmart introducing home delivery to Campbell River

A new on-demand home delivery service is available in Campbell River. Walmart Canada is providing customers with the delivery of groceries in as fast as an hour.

  • Aug 16, 2019

Food trucks, family fun, invade Westshore Town Centre on Sunday

Music and free kids activities on tap

  • Aug 16, 2019

Feds to give dairy farmers $1.75B to compensate for impact of trade deals

About half of the country's 11,000 dairy producers are in Quebec

  • Aug 16, 2019

End of an era as Buddies Toys leaves Oak Bay Avenue

Victoria location merges with parent shop in Sidney

Longtime owners sell popular convenience store in Ucluelet

"I've been here 24 years. I grew up next door. I'll turn 55 this year. It's time for a change."

Canadian Real Estate Association reports home sales climbed higher in July

The national average price of a home sold in July was just under $499,000

  • Aug 15, 2019

New art gallery opens downtown Fernie

Two local artists, Tara Higgins and Kerri Holmes have joined forces to open H2 Studio Gallery

Painter’s Lodge manager inducted into basketball Hall of Fame

Dikran Zabunyan sees running a hotel like building a championship basketball team

Business notes: New operations manager will help Motorsport Circuit through expansion

With Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit poised to embark on an ambitious expansion project, a new manager has been added to the operation.

Big construction projects to drive big migration to B.C. in 2020

Forestry, housing to slow growth, says credit union forecast