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

Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing

Thrifty Foods owners operate four mostly- automated distribution centres aimed at lowering overhead.

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

VIDEO: Fundraising for a better support network

Pacific Coastal Airlines hosts annual golf tournament to help First Nations

  • Jun 10th, 2017

Hudson’s Bay announces 2,000 layoffs

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

Tourism Tofino seeking new executive director

Kirsten Soder accepts position in Cambell River.

MONEY MONITOR: Investing vs. paying down a mortgage

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

Neighbourhood concerns kill proposed food truck in Ucluelet

“It just seems like a lot more than a mobile vendor to me.”

Ucluelet locals chew on proposed food truck idea

“Communication is so important when it comes to these kinds of changes in a community.”

Work begins on Site C generators (with video)

Last big contractor for Peace dam begins work on $470 million powerhouse works

Top Tofino chefs prep First Nations students

"There’s a huge need for qualified chefs and we want to see locals get these jobs."

  • Mar 30th, 2017

New bill would prohibit B.C. employers from requiring women to wear high heels while working

Green Party leader Andrew Weaver call the proposed bill ‘an appropriate and overdue step.’

BC Liberals want to trim WorkSafeBC surplus

Small business group says it's overfunded, BCFed president calls Shirley Bond announcement 'outrageous'