Business

B.C.’s coal terminal expansion to accommodate diversification

Ridley Terminals kicked off 30-day consultation with open houses in Prince Rupert and Port Edward

Nomination deadline approaches for VIREB Commercial Building Awards

Organizers are expecting a larger than normal number of nominations for the 12th Annual Vancouver Island Real Estate Board Commercial Building Awards, set for April 4 at the Florence Filberg Centre in Courtenay.

  • Feb 7, 2019

South Okanagan distilleries among Canada’s best

Four distilleries win awards at Canada's only national spirit competition

Toronto stock market edges higher, while U.S. stocks fall; loonie down

Canadian dollar traded for 75.87 cents US compared with an average of 76.14 cents US Tuesday

  • Feb 6, 2019

B.C. Hydro’s $5.5 billion in deferred debt puts pressure on rates

Auditor General says 29 accounts a complicated system

Budding North Okanagan businesses sought for Enterprize challenge

Deadline looming for entrepreneurs interested in $35,000 in support

  • Feb 6, 2019

Canada’s Sunrise Records to buy failing HMV

Most jobs will be saved, though 27 stores will close immediately

  • Feb 5, 2019

Langley house prices drop below $1 million again

A slow month in real estate gives price relief to buyers.

  • Feb 5, 2019

CN Rail infrastructure workers receive 14 per cent wage increase

Workers will also get a $1,000 signing bonus, improved benefits

  • Feb 5, 2019

Parksville, QB chambers create new joint committee

Aims is to craft policies to respond to regional business needs

  • Feb 5, 2019

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  • Feb 5, 2019

Wilson’s part of new Vancouver hop on, hop off bus tour

Transportation business continues to grow, partnering with Vancouver's Landsea Tours

Nanaimo Business Awards nominations now open online

Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce seeks online nominations for 2019 business awards

  • Feb 5, 2019

Prince Rupert not ready for commercial cannabis yet

City has yet to form policy on growing cannabis for commercial sale

  • Feb 5, 2019

TODAY: Comox career fair matches the right opportunities with the right people

Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair takes place at 19 Wing Fitness and Community Centre

Vancouver home sales fall nearly 40% in January as prices pull back

Month-over-month, home sales were up 2.9% versus December 2018.

  • Feb 4, 2019

B.C. tourism companies wait for effect of later Family Day weekend

NDP moved holiday to third Monday in February to match other provinces

General Motors moving ahead with salaried job cuts

GM Canada spokeswoman expects "modest" number of other salaried reductions

  • Feb 4, 2019

Okanagan man takes over as Valley First division president

Paulo Araujo has been appointed president of the Valley First division of First West Credit Union.

Local food banks get surprise call from Starbucks

The Oak Bay Ave. location will be donating baked goods to two groups in Greater Victoria

  • Feb 3, 2019