Business

Home sales shifting towards pricier housing in several major markets, CMHC says

In more recent months, CMHC has seen the number of sales outpace new listings

  • Feb 25, 2021

Straight from DeHart

New treat stop opens for Italian gelato

  • Feb 25, 2021

Pop-up bakeshop opening in downtown Penticton

Joy Road Catering's Bakeshop will be offering breads, pastries, lunch bowls and a marketplace

  • Feb 25, 2021

Canada’s top court says it won’t hear appeals by Bell and several cable companies

Supreme Court refusal a victory for Canada's independent internet providers, may lead to lower prices

  • Feb 25, 2021

Top 40 over 40: Paul Lenz

Kelowna Chamber of Commerce hosts Top 40 Over 40 program

  • Feb 25, 2021

Canadian small businesses rack up $135 billion in debt to survive pandemic: report

Federation of Independent Business said the average small business owner has accrued $170K in debt

  • Feb 25, 2021

New Vernon pharmacy takes ‘old-school’ approach to cutting-edge care

Pivot Rx has set up shop downtown in a building formerly home to MacKay's Prescriptions for 40 years

  • Feb 25, 2021

Penticton Valley First Credit Union welcomes new branch manager

Helen Goodwin will be returning to Penticton as branch manager of the Valley First on Main Street

  • Feb 25, 2021

BUSINESS BEAT: Businesses are all about lifting spirits in the Alberni Valley

New distillery coming to Port Alberni, and more news from the business community

  • Feb 24, 2021

City of Campbell River’s infrastructure work keeps pace in 2020 despite pandemic

City says there have been challenges, but it's pleased with how much work has still been getting done

B.C.’s COVID-19 business grant fund still mostly unspent

$300 million pandemic assistance approved almost a year ago

Saying farewell to Langford’s ‘Merchant Of Cool:’ The Trading Post

Popular Jacklin Road shop demolished

  • Feb 24, 2021

North Island College plans tourism networking event

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a dramatic impact on Vancouver Island's tourism industry

  • Feb 24, 2021

UPDATE: Petition added to efforts to bring crafters back to farmers’ markets

Local market losing money, members and customers due to provincial health regulations

  • Feb 24, 2021

GameStop shares double Wednesday after tumbling for much of February

Wall Street's mania over GameStop is on again, at least for one afternoon

  • Feb 24, 2021

City of Campbell River sees $120-million in construction starts in 2020

Despite pandemic, building numbers continue to impress city staff

Salmon Arm ReStore looking for volunteers as setup to begin

Stocking shelves expected to start within two weeks, soft opening in April

Roxy name returning to downtown Vernon with new cafe

Friends opening up The Roxy Cafe in same building as historic Roxy Bakery and Delicatessen

BUSINESS BUZZ: Devito’s making tracks, Purcell teams up with the Sherpas, big win for Kalesnikoff

Darren Davidson has all the latest on Nelson's business community

  • Feb 24, 2021

Industry fighting back against B.C. woodstove bans

Clean-air advocates not sold on industry data about new stoves

  • Feb 23, 2021