Business

Langley Township expands its toolbox to aid business startups

A new digital platform gives entrepreneurs more insight into local possibilities

  • Sep 15, 2020

IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Contingency planning

Joe Smith's monthly business column

  • Sep 15, 2020

Mountain Equipment Co-op to be sold to private corporation

Vancouver-based MEC transition is from co-operative structure to a subsidiary of Kingswood Capital Management

  • Sep 14, 2020

King’s Auto hosts free car giveaway for someone in need

Giveaway is a partnership with Cool Aid Society and Black Press Media

  • Sep 14, 2020

Victoria is a ‘no brainer’ for e-scooter program, say company executives

The best place for an e-scooter – which can travel up to 20 km/h – is in a bike lane

  • Sep 12, 2020

Market finally reopens more than seven months after extreme flood

COVID situation lengthened an already long renovation process

B.C. businesses owe $6.2 billion in deferred provincial tax payments

Student loan repayment, hotel tax among bills due in September

B.C. suspends some old-growth logging, consults communities

'Deferral areas' total 3,350 square km of forest

B.C. deficit forecast $12.8 billion after first three months of COVID-19

Taxes, resource revenues fell less than expected in pandemic

Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate target on hold but warns of ‘slow, choppy’ recovery

The bank says its key rate will stay at near-zero until economic slack is absorbed

  • Sep 9, 2020

B.C.’s post-pandemic economy to recover in 2022, economists say

Central 1 Credit Union analyzes impact of COVID-19

Comox gets its first built-to-standard passive house

Submitted to The Record

  • Sep 9, 2020

Food trucks help create community at entrance to Port Alberni

Alberni Outpost offers food, events, vendors at the top of Alberni Highway

Uber unveils Canadian commitments to reach goal of being emission-free by 2040

Uber's commitments come as the ride-hailing business has slumped in several markets during the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Sep 8, 2020

Farmers call on B.C. NDP to allow more housing, business

Secondary homes, restaurants, rentals can keep farms viable

‘Virtual silent auction’ of 75 items to benefit Youth Entrepreneur Program in Surrey

Goal is to raise $15,000 as part of SBOT golf tournament this month

  • Sep 8, 2020

SASCU will be joining those Shuswap businesses requiring masks

Masks will be required when visiting the credit union's location as of Sept. 14.

Island family expects solar power to pay for itself

Residential systems only part of the business for Cumberland energy company Hakai

  • Sep 6, 2020

Ruff’N’Revy will help you build trust with your dog

New dog walking and training business launched in Revelstoke

  • Sep 6, 2020