Business In Vancouver http://www.biv.com Business In Vancouver | Vancouver, BC Canada en-us Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:57:16 -0400 © 2014 Business In Vancouver <![CDATA[Ban on keeping whales could threaten Vancouver Aquarium's operating model: VBOT]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0114/140729932/-1/BIV/ban-on-keeping-whales-could-threaten-vancouver-aquariums-operating Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:15:06 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0114/140729932/-1/BIV/ban-on-keeping-whales-could-threaten-vancouver-aquariums-operating Environment and Sustainability By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[Caucasians in favour of affirmative action show biases against own race: SFU-UBC study]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0115/140729930/-1/BIV/caucasians-in-favour-of-affirmative-action-show-biases-against-own Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:47:58 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0115/140729930/-1/BIV/caucasians-in-favour-of-affirmative-action-show-biases-against-own Human Resources By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[First Nation group expresses concern over commercial salmon fishery opening before conservation levels met]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0104/140729934/-1/BIV/first-nation-group-expresses-concern-over-commercial-salmon-fishery Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:00:27 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0104/140729934/-1/BIV/first-nation-group-expresses-concern-over-commercial-salmon-fishery Fisheries By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Australia: Carbon tax up in smoke]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299999/-1/BIV/australia-carbon-tax-up-in-smoke Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299999/-1/BIV/australia-carbon-tax-up-in-smoke Asia Pacific <![CDATA[Gala events helping build North American production empire for Vancouver company]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0106/307299974/-1/BIV/gala-events-helping-build-north-american-production-empire-for Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0106/307299974/-1/BIV/gala-events-helping-build-north-american-production-empire-for Hospitality and Tourism By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[Xplornet plans to provide high-speed broadband Internet to all rural Canadians by 2017 ]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0112/140729933/-1/BIV/xplornet-plans-to-provide-high-speed-broadband-internet-to-all-rural Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:06:23 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0112/140729933/-1/BIV/xplornet-plans-to-provide-high-speed-broadband-internet-to-all-rural Technology By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Doctor has prescription for Surrey health care]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0102/307299987/-1/BIV/doctor-has-prescription-for-surrey-health-care Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0102/307299987/-1/BIV/doctor-has-prescription-for-surrey-health-care Economy and Finance By Patrick Blennerhassett <![CDATA[Dollar Tree Canada parent does US$8.5 million acquisition]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0119/140729925/-1/BIV/dollar-tree-canada-parent-does-us-85-million-acquisition Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:33:11 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0119/140729925/-1/BIV/dollar-tree-canada-parent-does-us-85-million-acquisition Retail and Manufacturing By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[Okanagan prepares to break ground on $35-million innovation hub]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0112/140729926/-1/BIV/okanagan-prepares-to-break-ground-on-35-million-innovation-hub Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:59:31 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0112/140729926/-1/BIV/okanagan-prepares-to-break-ground-on-35-million-innovation-hub Technology By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[FortisBC awards contract for $400-million LNG expansion project to Bechtel]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0108/140729928/-1/BIV/fortisbc-awards-contract-for-400-million-lng-expansion-project-to Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:18:55 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0108/140729928/-1/BIV/fortisbc-awards-contract-for-400-million-lng-expansion-project-to Mining and Energy By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Western Investor]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329960/-1/BIV/western-investor Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329960/-1/BIV/western-investor Publications <![CDATA[Vancouver Relocation Guide]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329981/-1/BIV/vancouver-relocation-guide Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329981/-1/BIV/vancouver-relocation-guide Publications <![CDATA[The Vancouver Board of Trade]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329979/-1/BIV/the-vancouver-board-of-trade Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329979/-1/BIV/the-vancouver-board-of-trade Publications <![CDATA[Right Course]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329980/-1/BIV/right-course Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329980/-1/BIV/right-course Publications <![CDATA[Property Managers' Source Book BC]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/121019916/-1/BIV/property-managers-source-book-bc Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/121019916/-1/BIV/property-managers-source-book-bc Publications <![CDATA[Office Space]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329983/-1/BIV/office-space Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329983/-1/BIV/office-space Publications <![CDATA[Meeting Places Alberta]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120529987/-1/BIV/meeting-places-alberta Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120529987/-1/BIV/meeting-places-alberta Publications <![CDATA[Meeting Places BC]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329984/-1/BIV/meeting-places-bc Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329984/-1/BIV/meeting-places-bc Publications <![CDATA[LifeSciences British Columbia]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329985/-1/BIV/lifesciences-british-columbia Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120329985/-1/BIV/lifesciences-british-columbia Publications <![CDATA[Business Excellence Series 2014]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120419963/-1/BIV/business-excellence-series-2014 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/120419963/-1/BIV/business-excellence-series-2014 Publications <![CDATA[Ask the Experts]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/131129904/-1/BIV/ask-the-experts Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV06/131129904/-1/BIV/ask-the-experts Publications <![CDATA[China: Would-be moms dodge Sheep]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299991/-1/BIV/china-would-be-moms-dodge-sheep Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299991/-1/BIV/china-would-be-moms-dodge-sheep Asia Pacific <![CDATA[Thailand: Junta launches trade drive]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299993/-1/BIV/thailand-junta-launches-trade-drive Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299993/-1/BIV/thailand-junta-launches-trade-drive Asia Pacific <![CDATA[New Zealand: Immigration on the rise]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299995/-1/BIV/new-zealand-immigration-on-the-rise Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299995/-1/BIV/new-zealand-immigration-on-the-rise Asia Pacific <![CDATA[Singapore and Malaysia: Car wars escalate]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299997/-1/BIV/singapore-and-malaysia-car-wars-escalate Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0113/307299997/-1/BIV/singapore-and-malaysia-car-wars-escalate Asia Pacific <![CDATA[Beijing puts brakes on transportation corridor to Indian Ocean]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0345/307299969/-1/BIV/beijing-puts-brakes-on-transportation-corridor-to-indian-ocean Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140728/BIV0345/307299969/-1/BIV/beijing-puts-brakes-on-transportation-corridor-to-indian-ocean Jonathan Manthorpe Jonathan Manthorpe <![CDATA[Telus plants its name on new office]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0119/140729935/-1/BIV/telus-plants-its-name-on-new-office Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:38:46 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0119/140729935/-1/BIV/telus-plants-its-name-on-new-office Retail and Manufacturing By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Burnaby First supporters voice opposition to Metrotown towers]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0111/140729937/-1/BIV/burnaby-first-supporters-voice-opposition-to-metrotown-towers Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:12:39 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0111/140729937/-1/BIV/burnaby-first-supporters-voice-opposition-to-metrotown-towers Real Estate and Development By Jacob Zinn, Burnaby Now <![CDATA[B.C. introduces $75 vomit fee for taxi passengers ]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0118/140729939/-1/BIV/bc-introduces-75-vomit-fee-for-taxi-passengers Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:22:13 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0118/140729939/-1/BIV/bc-introduces-75-vomit-fee-for-taxi-passengers Transportation By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[NPA candidate LaPointe defends party's lack of candidate nomination meeting]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0109/140729945/-1/BIV/npa-candidate-lapointe-defends-partys-lack-of-candidate-nomination Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:37:15 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0109/140729945/-1/BIV/npa-candidate-lapointe-defends-partys-lack-of-candidate-nomination Politics and Policy By Mike Howell, Vancouver Courier <![CDATA[Vancouver’s Veris Gold secures bankruptcy protection in the U.S.]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0108/140729936/-1/BIV/vancouver-8217-s-veris-gold-secures-bankruptcy-protection-in-the-us Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:18:02 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0108/140729936/-1/BIV/vancouver-8217-s-veris-gold-secures-bankruptcy-protection-in-the-us Mining and Energy By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[More Metro Vancouver movable feasts fighting for street dining market share]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0106/307299979/-1/BIV/more-metro-vancouver-movable-feasts-fighting-for-street-dining-market Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0106/307299979/-1/BIV/more-metro-vancouver-movable-feasts-fighting-for-street-dining-market Hospitality and Tourism By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[B.C. government reduces minimum drink prices — but only for pitchers]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0106/140729943/-1/BIV/bc-government-reduces-minimum-drink-prices-8212-but-only-for Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:52:03 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0106/140729943/-1/BIV/bc-government-reduces-minimum-drink-prices-8212-but-only-for Hospitality and Tourism By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[B.C.'s carbon tax]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV878/140729940/-1/BIV/bcs-carbon-tax Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:13:55 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV878/140729940/-1/BIV/bcs-carbon-tax Video <![CDATA[Facebook profit doubles ]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV878/140729941/-1/BIV/facebook-profit-doubles Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:11:44 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV878/140729941/-1/BIV/facebook-profit-doubles Video <![CDATA[International Monetary Fund downgrades Canada’s economic outlook]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0102/140729942/-1/BIV/international-monetary-fund-downgrades-canada-8217-s-economic-outlook Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:57:54 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0102/140729942/-1/BIV/international-monetary-fund-downgrades-canada-8217-s-economic-outlook Economy and Finance By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[TFSAs remain Canadian investors’ first choice ]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0102/140729946/-1/BIV/tfsas-remain-canadian-investors-8217-first-choice Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:18:16 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140725/BIV0102/140729946/-1/BIV/tfsas-remain-canadian-investors-8217-first-choice Economy and Finance By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Judge hits RCMP with US$19-million ruling for breach of contract over Olympic cruise ships]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140724/BIV0107/140729947/-1/BIV/judge-hits-rcmp-with-us-19-million-ruling-for-breach-of-contract-over Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:34:38 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140724/BIV0107/140729947/-1/BIV/judge-hits-rcmp-with-us-19-million-ruling-for-breach-of-contract-over Law By Bob Mackin <![CDATA[Green Space BC]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140724/BIV06/310119995/-1/BIV/green-space-bc Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140724/BIV06/310119995/-1/BIV/green-space-bc Publications <![CDATA[Surrey's first Bitcoin ATM looks to avoid Vancouver's 'saturated' cryptocurrency market]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140724/BIV0112/140729949/-1/BIV/surreys-first-bitcoin-atm-looks-to-avoid-vancouvers-saturated Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:28:56 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140724/BIV0112/140729949/-1/BIV/surreys-first-bitcoin-atm-looks-to-avoid-vancouvers-saturated Technology By Tyler Orton