Business

Canada’s greenhouse gas targets few and far away

B.C. missing original 2020 target, needs big reduction by 2030

Uber self-driving crash video calls safety, rules into question

Experts say footage shows that vehicle’s sensors should have spotted pedestrian, initiated braking

Annual inflation rate rises to 2.2% for its fastest pace since fall 2014

Statistics Canada says the consumer price index in February was up 2.2 per cent compared with a year ago

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

Where Canadians buy real estate abroad: report

Hot Spots: Top 30 home-buying destinations for Canadians in the Americas

Tilray announces intention to be medical marijuana supplier to Pharmasave

Tilray enters into letter of intent, subject to regulation changes

B.C. NDP offers tax breaks to jumpstart LNG Canada in Kitimat

‘We’re not giving away more money,’ Premier John Horgan says

Shipping at Chemainus sawmill comes to a standstill

WFP moves loading of vessels to Duke Point while it considers a cost analysis

B.C.-pioneered wood construction on a roll internationally

Washington state considers mandatory engineered wood for public buildings

Pages Books in Brentwood Bay falls on hard times

Store has been closed for several weeks, GoFundMe started by a fan

Grocers collaborate on new local food awareness initiative

Watch for ‘Island Good’ signs at grocers throughout Vancouver island

  • Mar 20th, 2018

Privacy watchdog to explore Facebook leak

Canadian expert says his analytics company helped Trump campaign capitalize on private Facebook info

B.C. can learn from Washington’s wine industry growth

Winery owner cites importance of industry collaboration

Green Gov. Jay Inslee opposes Trans Mountain, quietly

Washington uses same pipeline, Alaska tankers for petroleum industry

Woman struck and killed by self-driving Uber vehicle

Ride-hailing company suspends all road-testing of such vehicles in U.S. and Canada

  • Mar 19th, 2018

Progress on fixing Phoenix pay system backlog could be short-lived: Ottawa

Feds have said they won’t try to recover money overpaid until all outstanding issues are fixed

Nanaimo company awarded $33-million Site C contract

F&M Installations Ltd. will build substation for B.C. Hydro megaproject

BBB brings virtual cybersecurity to businesses Island-wide

Free virtual CyberSecurity Awareness Event on your computer terminal March 23

Manufacturing sales fell 1.0 per cent in January: Statistics Canada

Motor vehicle, aerospace and primary metal industries lead drop in manufacturing sales

UPDATED: Orca Airways grounded due to safety issues

Transport Canada has suspended the airline’s Air Operator Certificate

Regional District of Nanaimo wants speculation tax called off

Area says its being unfairly singled out by controversial NDP plan