Business

Ride-share pioneer drives up quietly to B.C. battleground

Lyft approaches B.C. without Uber bombast, eyes small towns

PayPal ordered to disclose business accounts to Canada Revenue Agency

Online payments company has 45 days to hand over information identifying its account holders

Bank of Canada cautious of future rate hikes

The Bank of Canada remains cautious on future rate hikes due to low- inflation risk

Site C dam benefits undersold, consultant says

Union group hires former Columbia Power CEO to study project

Ban moves ahead in B.C. against same real estate agent for buyer and seller

New real estate consumer protection rules to take effect in March

U.S. lumber dispute drives B.C.’s latest trade effort in Asia

Largest forest industry group ever arrives in Shanghai

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Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing
    Money Monitor: Leaving money to a secret beneficiary

      Parksville business wins for customer service at Torch Awards

      Qualicum Beach, Nanoose Bay businesses also received recognition

      NDP matches B.C. Liberal tax cut promise

      Small business income tax relief retroactive to last spring

      Shoppers Optimum to merge with PC Plus

      Loblaws to combine both in PC Optimum

      CN to hire 600 people in Western Canada

      After laying off 1,000 employees over past two years, Canada’s largest rail company on hiring spree

      Iron Warehouse to become first 24-hour gym in PQB

      On Nov. 25, members will have flexible time to workout and train

      Energy issues face NDP leaders John Horgan, Jagmeet Singh

      Alberta and B.C. are at odds on pipeline, electricity needs

      Amazon to add 1,000 tech jobs by 2020 with new office in Vancouver

      The online retail giant has snatched up 50,000 square-feet of office space, to open in two years.

      UPDATE: Decision time for John Horgan on Site C dam

      Energy Minister Michelle Mungall says delaying it is off the table

      85-year-old Parksville entrepreneur still going strong

      The Wool Shop celebrates 35th anniversary in November

      Economic summit says Vancouver Island economy remains rosy

      But there are warning signs, according to a report by the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance

      Retail jobs put at risk by self-service technology, experts say

      Walmart expanded technology to allow shoppers to use a scanner at 20 stores in B.C., other provinces

      Paint party artist starting up studio classes

      Jenny Hughes hopes to bring students further into their art learning

      B.C. names new climate advisory panel

      Merran Smith, Teck executive Marcia Smith co-chairs

      Amazon gets 238 proposals for 2nd headquarters

      Submissions were due last week. Online retailer has said tax breaks and grants would be factors