Business

Retail giants seize on pop-ups to woo millennials

Pop-up shops backed by big corporations now spring up like whack-a-moles

Tim Hortons franchisee group files new lawsuit against parent company

Tim Hortons called the lawsuit “unfounded,” in a statement by its media relations team

Site C dam project to miss river diversion deadline

Delay to add $610 million, estimate now near $9 billion

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

Economist, union president named to Fair Wages Commission

B.C. Business Council vice-president also named to minimum wage panel

Environmental review checks for conflicts

Self-regulating a factor in Mount Polley, Shawnigan Lake

Parksville business says best to change to winter tires sooner

Winter tires requirement on designated roads in province already in effect

B.C. moves to tighten lobbying rules

Ex-politicians can’t use ‘insider information’ for two years

Sears announces it will close Nanaimo North Town Centre store

Sears Canada says it will seek extension of stay period until November

Home decor shop finds new home in Qualicum Beach

Mother-daughter duo to reopen Captivating Details Oct. 1

Lucara sells tennis-ball sized diamond for $65.6 million

The 813-carat Constellation was also sold in May 2016 for US$63.1 million

B.C. film industry sees $2.6-billion boom

Hard Powders with Liam Neeson, Netflix original Riverdale and DeadPool have all filmed in B.C.

UPDATE: Parties square off over Site C delays

Rushed report unable to determine if dam on $8.8 billion budget

Site C review begins province-wide hearings

Horgan wants independent report on whether to keep building dam

LNG viable for long term, NDP minister says

Interest still strong despite ‘major plummet’ of prices

Grown, baked and eaten all at Rusted Rake

Young family opens Nanoose Bay eatery on their organic farm

New rules would ban Realtors from representing both buyers and sellers

B.C. superintendent of real estate continues to act, following report into ‘shadow flipping’

Ontario first to release plan to sell and distribute marijuana

When drug is legalized, government will sell marijuana in as many as 150 LCBO stores

Bank of Canada raises interest rate to 1 per cent

Increase comes as country’s powerful growth broadens

Tax changes needed to avoid ‘two classes of Canadians’: finance minister

Entrepreneurs, including in B.C., say incentives allow them to take on risks of opening companies