Business

Nanaimo asking for $15 million to expand marina

Port completes plans for boat basin, asks federal government for support to build it

Canada Post warns of huge losses as postal staff ordered back to work

Crown corporation says it recorded a loss before tax of $94 million for the third quarter of 2018

Cowichan offering beer made from recycled bread

Small Block Brewery and True Grain Bakery comine for second food recovery brew

  • Nov 27, 2018
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B.C. ride hailing regulation battle to carry on into 2019

Green MLAs vote against allowing ordinary driver’s licence

Mayfair mall apologizes for Black Friday parking madness

Many shoppers were unaware mall has a new rooftop exit onto Finlayson Street

Vancouver Island’s best outdoor wedding venue revealed

Union Bay’s Two Eagles Lodge bed and breakfast honoured

B.C. budget surplus projected to grow despite real estate, ICBC dips

Finance Minister Carole James credits higher income tax revenue

Dolce&Gabbana fiasco shows importance, risks of China market

As retailers pulled their merchandise from shelves, co-founders Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana went on camera to apologize to the Chinese people.

Coin-operated pinball arcade opens in downtown Victoria

Quazar’s Arcade offers new and retro games, with approval from Jeff Goldblum

Kingsway Pub in Port Alberni discovers mystery paintings beneath walls

Owner looking for information about paintings buried under seven layers of wall

ICBC posts net loss of $582 million

ICBC reported today that it posted a net loss of $582 million for the first six months of the fiscal year.

Annual inflation rises to 2.4% thanks to higher costs for gas, airline tickets

Year-over-year prices at the pump were 12 per cent higher in October, air transportation prices were up 9.4 per cent and mortgage interest costs climbed seven per cent, the report said.

Stores usher in Black Friday with easier ways to get deals

They’re offering new ways for shoppers to get deals online and in the store easier and faster in the age of instant gratification.

Victoria named in top 10 Canadian cities for tech talent

First time B.C.’s capital has made the list

Head of Greater Victoria builders critical of stricter climate policy

Casey Edge says Step Code will raise cost of housing without addressing climate change

Feds give formal notice for law to end Canada Post strike

Trudeau government ready to legislate employees back to work after five weeks of rotating strikes

B.C. lumber mills struggle with shortage of logs, price slump

Signs of recovery after U.S. market swings, industry executive says