Business

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

UPDATE: Weaver’s claims of Site C road damage denied

BC Hydro says sweatlodge, burial ground accommodated

B.C. recreational property market rebounds

Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley residents cash out, head for the hills

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

The deal is targeted to close in the second half of the year

Fruitvale winery’s first vintage brings home awards

SOAHC Estate Wines of Fruitvale won two gold medals at the 2017 All-Canadian Wine Championships

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Green-NDP government in B.C. could mean $600 tax hike: report

The Fraser Institute attributes most of the potential increase to carbon taxes in a new study

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New Ikea Canada boss says she’s adjusting to homes with basements
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Money Monitor: Home renos on the rise amid soaring house prices
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MONEY MONITOR: Investing vs. paying down a mortgage
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Trudeau says he helped Trump decide not to cancel NAFTA
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Sears Canada ponders sale, says there is ‘significant doubt’ about its future

Despite its recent efforts to turn itself around, the writing has been on the wall for Sears Canada

Background tour of Kootenay Operations Centre construction site in Castlegar

The FortisBC Kootenay Operations Centre in Castlegar is just four months away from completion.

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Hudson’s Bay announces 2,000 layoffs

Cuts will offset retail sector challenges and save $350 million annually

$1.75 billion spent on Site C so far

BC Hydro details risks of delay with $60 million a month being spent

Woodfibre LNG gets 40-year export licence

Squamish project highlights BC Greens’ opposition

MONEY MONITOR: Investing vs. paying down a mortgage

One financial planning expert says low interest rates give Canadians enough reason to not pay debt

U.S. lumber retaliation ‘irresponsible,’ NDP leader John Horgan says

Christy Clark threatens carbon levy on U.S. thermal coal exports

Christy Clark vows heavy levy on U.S., Alberta, Saskatchewan coal

$70 carbon levy would make thermal coal exports non-viable

Mining on rebound, minister moves on

Combative MLA Bill Bennett takes a few parting shots as he heads back to private sector to 'make some money'

Clark seeks Trudeau’s help for forest industry

'We need action' to protect B.C. communities from Donald Trump's border taxes, Premier Christy Clark says