Business In Vancouver http://www.biv.com Business In Vancouver | Vancouver, BC Canada en-us Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:06:31 -0400 © 2014 Business In Vancouver <![CDATA[Gas price at the pump dips in July, but Vancouver still pays the most in the country]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0118/140819927/-1/BIV/gas-price-at-the-pump-dips-in-july-but-vancouver-still-pays-the-most Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:53:13 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0118/140819927/-1/BIV/gas-price-at-the-pump-dips-in-july-but-vancouver-still-pays-the-most Transportation By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Vancouver is North America’s most livable city, third worldwide: Economist]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0102/140819929/-1/BIV/vancouver-is-north-america-8217-s-most-livable-city-third Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:50:17 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0102/140819929/-1/BIV/vancouver-is-north-america-8217-s-most-livable-city-third Economy and Finance By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[New deal with NBA a slam-dunk for Vancouver's Broadband TV]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0112/140819930/-1/BIV/new-deal-with-nba-a-slam-dunk-for-vancouvers-broadband-tv Tue, 19 Aug 2014 07:32:49 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0112/140819930/-1/BIV/new-deal-with-nba-a-slam-dunk-for-vancouvers-broadband-tv Technology By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Consultants claim Coastal Contacts cut them out of multimillion-dollar deal]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0107/308199963/-1/BIV/consultants-claim-coastal-contacts-cut-them-out-of-multimillion Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0107/308199963/-1/BIV/consultants-claim-coastal-contacts-cut-them-out-of-multimillion Law <![CDATA[Labour costs blamed for $1.5 billion upgrade overrun]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0108/308199971/-1/BIV/labour-costs-blamed-for-15-billion-upgrade-overrun Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0108/308199971/-1/BIV/labour-costs-blamed-for-15-billion-upgrade-overrun Mining and Energy <![CDATA[Canadian firms slow to embrace ‘Internet of Things’]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0112/308199964/-1/BIV/canadian-firms-slow-to-embrace-8216-internet-of-things-8217 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0112/308199964/-1/BIV/canadian-firms-slow-to-embrace-8216-internet-of-things-8217 Technology BY Tyler Orton <![CDATA[White Spot to open largest restaurant in chain August 21]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0106/140819922/-1/BIV/white-spot-to-open-largest-restaurant-in-chain-august-21 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:11:39 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0106/140819922/-1/BIV/white-spot-to-open-largest-restaurant-in-chain-august-21 Hospitality and Tourism By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[Record number of overseas tourists visited Canada in June: StatsCan]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0106/140819923/-1/BIV/record-number-of-overseas-tourists-visited-canada-in-june-statscan Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:15:32 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0106/140819923/-1/BIV/record-number-of-overseas-tourists-visited-canada-in-june-statscan Hospitality and Tourism By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[Ivanhoe hires BMO and Morgan Stanley to review its copper projects in Africa]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0108/140819924/-1/BIV/ivanhoe-hires-bmo-and-morgan-stanley-to-review-its-copper-projects-in Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:17:30 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0108/140819924/-1/BIV/ivanhoe-hires-bmo-and-morgan-stanley-to-review-its-copper-projects-in Mining and Energy By Cecilia Jamasmie, Mining.com <![CDATA[Christopher Gaze: The Bard sell]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0201/308199969/-1/BIV/christopher-gaze-the-bard-sell Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0201/308199969/-1/BIV/christopher-gaze-the-bard-sell Profiles By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[New radio stations approved]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV878/140819926/-1/BIV/new-radio-stations-approved Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:23:50 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV878/140819926/-1/BIV/new-radio-stations-approved Video <![CDATA[Teen founders of non-profit organization take charge amid weak employment outlook]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0102/308199983/-1/BIV/teen-founders-of-non-profit-organization-take-charge-amid-weak Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0102/308199983/-1/BIV/teen-founders-of-non-profit-organization-take-charge-amid-weak Economy and Finance By Patrick Blennerhassett <![CDATA[Biggest commercial property managers in B.C. in 2014]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV050104/140819933/-1/BIV/biggest-commercial-property-managers-in-bc-in-2014 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV050104/140819933/-1/BIV/biggest-commercial-property-managers-in-bc-in-2014 Lists - Real Estate & Construction <![CDATA[B.C. biotech going viral]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0112/308199965/-1/BIV/bc-biotech-going-viral Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0112/308199965/-1/BIV/bc-biotech-going-viral Technology Nelson Bennett <![CDATA[Life Lessons: Evan Wood]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0201/308199973/-1/BIV/life-lessons-evan-wood Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0201/308199973/-1/BIV/life-lessons-evan-wood Profiles By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[Costs and competition heat up in Canadian real estate financing]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0320/308199970/-1/BIV/costs-and-competition-heat-up-in-canadian-real-estate-financing Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0320/308199970/-1/BIV/costs-and-competition-heat-up-in-canadian-real-estate-financing Peter Mitham Peter Mitham <![CDATA[Export recovery for B.C. gathers steam in June]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0102/308199989/-1/BIV/export-recovery-for-bc-gathers-steam-in-june Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0102/308199989/-1/BIV/export-recovery-for-bc-gathers-steam-in-june Economy and Finance Bryan Yu <![CDATA[Russia's retaliatory food ban threatens to hurt B.C. producers]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0102/308199986/-1/BIV/russias-retaliatory-food-ban-threatens-to-hurt-bc-producers Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0102/308199986/-1/BIV/russias-retaliatory-food-ban-threatens-to-hurt-bc-producers Economy and Finance By Peter DeVries <![CDATA[True Gold secures financing]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0108/308199968/-1/BIV/true-gold-secures-financing Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0108/308199968/-1/BIV/true-gold-secures-financing Mining and Energy <![CDATA[John Campbell Gilbert and Consensus Managed Services Inc. 2609 – 651 Nootka Way, Port Moody]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199975/-1/BIV/john-campbell-gilbert-and-consensus-managed-services-inc-2609-651 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199975/-1/BIV/john-campbell-gilbert-and-consensus-managed-services-inc-2609-651 Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Lomiko Metals Inc. 439 – 7184 120th St., Surrey]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199976/-1/BIV/lomiko-metals-inc-439-7184-120th-st-surrey Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199976/-1/BIV/lomiko-metals-inc-439-7184-120th-st-surrey Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Coast Marine Services Ltd. and Gordon Norman Kleaman and St. Vincents Bay Log Sort Inc. and Tracey Knight 300 – 1497 Marine Dr., West Vancouver, and 202 – 185 Forester St., North Vancouver, and 2189 Austin Ave., Coquitlam, and 7409 Tapp Rd., Sechelt]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199978/-1/BIV/coast-marine-services-ltd-and-gordon-norman-kleaman-and-st-vincents Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199978/-1/BIV/coast-marine-services-ltd-and-gordon-norman-kleaman-and-st-vincents Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Beverly Clifton Percival and John Doe and Jane Doe and persons unknown Addresses unavailable.]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199979/-1/BIV/beverly-clifton-percival-and-john-doe-and-jane-doe-and-persons Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199979/-1/BIV/beverly-clifton-percival-and-john-doe-and-jane-doe-and-persons Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Friesen Floor and Window Fashions Ltd. 305 – 2692 Clearbrook Rd., Abbotsford]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199980/-1/BIV/friesen-floor-and-window-fashions-ltd-305-2692-clearbrook-rd Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199980/-1/BIV/friesen-floor-and-window-fashions-ltd-305-2692-clearbrook-rd Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[180 University Residential LP and 180 University Residential Inc. 19th floor, 885 W. Georgia St., Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199981/-1/BIV/180-university-residential-lp-and-180-university-residential-inc Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199981/-1/BIV/180-university-residential-lp-and-180-university-residential-inc Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[0955143 B.C. Ltd. dba Persis Greek Restaurant and Mitra Poumohammad 2705 – 2978 Glen Dr., Coquitlam, and 3117 Sunnyhurst Rd., North Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199982/-1/BIV/0955143-bc-ltd-dba-persis-greek-restaurant-and-mitra-poumohammad Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199982/-1/BIV/0955143-bc-ltd-dba-persis-greek-restaurant-and-mitra-poumohammad Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[0761673 B.C. Ltd. and James Thomas Parks and Shanda Nicole Parkes and Eco-Soil Recycling Corp. and Royal Bank of Canada and Timberland Tourist Facilities Inc. 205 1st Ave., Cultus Lake, and 19455 28th Ave., Surrey, and 520 Park Dr., Cultus Lake, and 220 –]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199984/-1/BIV/0761673-bc-ltd-and-james-thomas-parks-and-shanda-nicole-parkes-and Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199984/-1/BIV/0761673-bc-ltd-and-james-thomas-parks-and-shanda-nicole-parkes-and Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Dalrio Contracting Ltd. and 0522032 B.C. Ltd. and Robert Vaughan 27055 28th Ave., Aldergrove, and 6108 Fraser St., Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199985/-1/BIV/dalrio-contracting-ltd-and-0522032-bc-ltd-and-robert-vaughan Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199985/-1/BIV/dalrio-contracting-ltd-and-0522032-bc-ltd-and-robert-vaughan Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Marvin Boonstra and C & M Enterprizes Inc. 11318 – 38th St., Edmonton]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199987/-1/BIV/marvin-boonstra-and-c-m-enterprizes-inc-11318-38th-st-edmonton Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199987/-1/BIV/marvin-boonstra-and-c-m-enterprizes-inc-11318-38th-st-edmonton Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Treegroup Developments Corp. and Headwaters Development LP and Grady Developments Ltd. and Derek Chichak and Norman Porter and John Porter and Rod Sopko 2900 – 595 Burrard St., Vancouver, and 1700 – 6660 Graybar Rd., Richmond, and 17257 – 26A Ave., Surrey]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199988/-1/BIV/treegroup-developments-corp-and-headwaters-development-lp-and-grady Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199988/-1/BIV/treegroup-developments-corp-and-headwaters-development-lp-and-grady Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[InterVistas Consulting Inc. 1700 – 1075 W. Georgia St., Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199991/-1/BIV/intervistas-consulting-inc-1700-1075-w-georgia-st-vancouver Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199991/-1/BIV/intervistas-consulting-inc-1700-1075-w-georgia-st-vancouver Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Magil Construction Pacific Ltd. and South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority 2200 – 1055 W. Hastings St., Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199994/-1/BIV/magil-construction-pacific-ltd-and-south-coast-british-columbia Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199994/-1/BIV/magil-construction-pacific-ltd-and-south-coast-british-columbia Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Riaz Pisani and Contac Services Inc. 6600 Dennett Pl., Delta, and 6th and 7th floors, 128 W. Pender St., Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199996/-1/BIV/riaz-pisani-and-contac-services-inc-6600-dennett-pl-delta-and Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199996/-1/BIV/riaz-pisani-and-contac-services-inc-6600-dennett-pl-delta-and Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Weames Investments Ltd. and Bruce George Weames and Irene Elizabeth Weames 201 – 401 Glenmore Rd., Kelowna, and 3432 Camelback Dr., Kelowna]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199997/-1/BIV/weames-investments-ltd-and-bruce-george-weames-and-irene-elizabeth Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199997/-1/BIV/weames-investments-ltd-and-bruce-george-weames-and-irene-elizabeth Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Brazilian Gold Corp. and Brazil Resources Inc. 1000 – 925 W. Georgia St., Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199999/-1/BIV/brazilian-gold-corp-and-brazil-resources-inc-1000-925-w-georgia Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140819/BIV0206/308199999/-1/BIV/brazilian-gold-corp-and-brazil-resources-inc-1000-925-w-georgia Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[B.C. government promises independent investigation into Mount Polley disaster]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0114/140819942/-1/BIV/bc-government-promises-independent-investigation-into-mount-polley Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:59:51 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0114/140819942/-1/BIV/bc-government-promises-independent-investigation-into-mount-polley Environment and Sustainability By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Successful B.C. franchisor buys ABC Country Restaurant chain ]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0106/140819935/-1/BIV/successful-bc-franchisor-buys-abc-country-restaurant-chain Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:16:32 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0106/140819935/-1/BIV/successful-bc-franchisor-buys-abc-country-restaurant-chain Hospitality and Tourism By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[Hong Kong: Cloud hangs over generation]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0113/140819941/-1/BIV/hong-kong-cloud-hangs-over-generation Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:29:46 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0113/140819941/-1/BIV/hong-kong-cloud-hangs-over-generation Asia Pacific <![CDATA[B.C. horse racing turns corner after years of decline]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0120/308199967/-1/BIV/bc-horse-racing-turns-corner-after-years-of-decline Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0120/308199967/-1/BIV/bc-horse-racing-turns-corner-after-years-of-decline Sports and Leisure By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[New FM stations signal more change in local radio market]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0121/308199972/-1/BIV/new-fm-stations-signal-more-change-in-local-radio-market Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140818/BIV0121/308199972/-1/BIV/new-fm-stations-signal-more-change-in-local-radio-market Media and Marketing Bob Mackin