Business

The LEAP! Program is in the recruitment phase for 2018

LEAP! Is an accelerator program designed to help you kick-start your inspired idea and test it live.

  • Jan 4th, 2018

VIREB posts the strongest December on record

Benchmark price up 20 per cent in Campbell River

  • Jan 4th, 2018

DeHart: ACT Kelowna West Council keeps giving back

Kelowna hotelier Maxine DeHart takes a look at the local business scene

  • Jan 2nd, 2018

Mini golf hits the road in Vernon

It's like mini golf, only portable

  • Dec 29th, 2017

BC Parks permit information to be posted online

The notification and engagement policy, coming into effect on Jan. 30, will better inform the public

  • Jan 2nd, 2018

Nelson sculptor creates work for Teck’s new centre at BC Children’s Hospital

John McKinnon was one of 60 artists chosen to create work for B.C. Children's Hospital in Vancouver

  • Jan 2nd, 2018

Parksville Pharmasave goes big for 15th anniversary

Eventful year includes expansion and renovation, another company award

  • Jan 2nd, 2018

Companies tout renewable energy projects for Massachusetts

MONTPELIER, Vt. - Some entrepreneurs hoping to provide renewable energy to Massachusetts electricity customers are touting their projects in the run-up to the decision, expected in late January, about which company could be chosen to help provide clean power to the Bay State.

  • Jan 1st, 2018

How will business in Victoria fare in 2018?

Greater Victoria Chamber CEO Catherine Holt notes a few trends to keep an eye on

  • Jan 1st, 2018

Ontario businesses raise prices, consider cutting staff as minimum wage increases

TORONTO - Ontario's new $14 per hour minimum wage does not take effect until Jan. 1, but Chris Stevens has already taken steps to ensure his restaurant can afford the added expense.

  • Jan 1st, 2018

Tax on medical devices to resume after 2-year suspension

BOSTON - While much of corporate America will enjoy a tax cut in the new year, one industry is getting a tax increase it has fought hard but so far unsuccessfully to avoid.

  • Jan 1st, 2018

Vernon multifamily housing project recognized

AIM Development Management and Marketing recognized for attainable modern multifamily housing unit

  • Jan 1st, 2018

Best in Vernon business recognized

Vernon Chamber of Commerce business excellence award nominations open

Langley native ‘washing homes locally to bring water globally’

Hosting a New Year's Eve event is one way Dave Moerman is building wells around the globe.

Mount Cain, the North Island’s best kept secret

"Mount Cain sucks, tell your friends!"

  • Oct 24th, 2017

Finalists announced for excellence awards

Mission Chamber's red carpet gala takes place on Jan. 19 at the Clarke Theatre

  • Dec 29th, 2017

Retirement time for Surrey’s long-established ‘Tom the Tire Guy’

End of the road for Tom Erickson in Bridgeview, on lot owned by auto-biz buddy Bruce Iggulden

  • Dec 27th, 2017

Coast Capital donates $1,000 to Sooke Food Bank

It's part of a $75,000 donation to food banks across B.C.

  • Dec 27th, 2017

New rules will strengthen the protection of unique or valuable trees

The minister may now require that a licensee assess partitioned timber to better track the harvest

  • Dec 27th, 2017