Business In Vancouver http://www.biv.com Business In Vancouver | Vancouver, BC Canada en-us Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:00:29 -0400 © 2014 Business In Vancouver <![CDATA[Consumer prices rise slightly in B.C.: StatsCan]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0102/140419925/-1/BIV/consumer-prices-rise-slightly-in-bc-statscan Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:32:42 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0102/140419925/-1/BIV/consumer-prices-rise-slightly-in-bc-statscan Economy and Finance By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[B.C. government disbands private colleges oversight agency]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0117/140419917/-1/BIV/bc-government-disbands-private-colleges-oversight-agency Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:34:38 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0117/140419917/-1/BIV/bc-government-disbands-private-colleges-oversight-agency Education and Research By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[Rogers activates 700 MHz spectrum in Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0112/140419918/-1/BIV/rogers-activates-700-mhz-spectrum-in-vancouver Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:29:19 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0112/140419918/-1/BIV/rogers-activates-700-mhz-spectrum-in-vancouver Technology By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Surrey city council won’t consider expanding morning liquor service]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0106/140419922/-1/BIV/surrey-city-council-won-8217-t-consider-expanding-morning-liquor Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:19:07 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0106/140419922/-1/BIV/surrey-city-council-won-8217-t-consider-expanding-morning-liquor Hospitality and Tourism By Amy Reid, Surrey Now <![CDATA[Canada needs a better strategy for trade and investment with Asia: School of Public Policy]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0113/140419923/-1/BIV/canada-needs-a-better-strategy-for-trade-and-investment-with-asia Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:08:38 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0113/140419923/-1/BIV/canada-needs-a-better-strategy-for-trade-and-investment-with-asia Asia Pacific By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Surrey takes aim at payday loan and cheque-cashing shops]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0119/140419932/-1/BIV/surrey-takes-aim-at-payday-loan-and-cheque-cashing-shops Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0119/140419932/-1/BIV/surrey-takes-aim-at-payday-loan-and-cheque-cashing-shops Retail and Manufacturing By Amy Reid, Surrey Now <![CDATA[Limited teacher job action starts April 23: BCTF]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0117/140419915/-1/BIV/limited-teacher-job-action-starts-april-23-bctf Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:06:44 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0117/140419915/-1/BIV/limited-teacher-job-action-starts-april-23-bctf Education and Research By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[Federal regulators approve LNG export licence for proposed West Coast facility]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0108/140419916/-1/BIV/federal-regulators-approve-lng-export-licence-for-proposed-west-coast Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:37:20 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV0108/140419916/-1/BIV/federal-regulators-approve-lng-export-licence-for-proposed-west-coast Mining and Energy By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Bank of Canada overnight rate]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV878/140419919/-1/BIV/bank-of-canada-overnight-rate Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:48:34 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140417/BIV878/140419919/-1/BIV/bank-of-canada-overnight-rate Video <![CDATA[Coastal Contacts shareholders approve $430 million sale]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0119/140419926/-1/BIV/coastal-contacts-shareholders-approve-430-million-sale Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:00:09 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0119/140419926/-1/BIV/coastal-contacts-shareholders-approve-430-million-sale Retail and Manufacturing By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[Goldcorp hostile bid battle for Osisko Mining likely thwarted by Yamana Gold and Agnico Eagle]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0108/140419938/-1/BIV/goldcorp-hostile-bid-battle-for-osisko-mining-likely-thwarted-by Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:31:08 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0108/140419938/-1/BIV/goldcorp-hostile-bid-battle-for-osisko-mining-likely-thwarted-by Mining and Energy By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[“Mancamps” frustrate Northern landlords]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0111/140419930/-1/BIV/-8220-mancamps-8221-frustrate-northern-landlords Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:02:42 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0111/140419930/-1/BIV/-8220-mancamps-8221-frustrate-northern-landlords Real Estate and Development By Frank O'Brien <![CDATA[Portland Hotel Society board hires former City of Vancouver finance director Ken Bayne]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0109/140419933/-1/BIV/portland-hotel-society-board-hires-former-city-of-vancouver-finance Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:47:31 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0109/140419933/-1/BIV/portland-hotel-society-board-hires-former-city-of-vancouver-finance Politics and Policy By Sandra Thomas, Vancouver Courier <![CDATA[Gulf Island sales may finally be coming back]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0111/140419929/-1/BIV/gulf-island-sales-may-finally-be-coming-back Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:06:17 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0111/140419929/-1/BIV/gulf-island-sales-may-finally-be-coming-back Real Estate and Development By Frank O’Brien, Western Investor <![CDATA[Pulse Energy inks deal with British Gas]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0112/140419927/-1/BIV/pulse-energy-inks-deal-with-british-gas Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:34:30 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0112/140419927/-1/BIV/pulse-energy-inks-deal-with-british-gas Technology By Garin Fahlman <![CDATA[Kitsilano rental sale considered record price]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0111/140419928/-1/BIV/kitsilano-rental-sale-considered-record-price Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:09:07 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0111/140419928/-1/BIV/kitsilano-rental-sale-considered-record-price Real Estate and Development By Frank O'Brien, Western Investor <![CDATA[Jumbo proceeds as First Nation claim dismissed]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0106/140419931/-1/BIV/jumbo-proceeds-as-first-nation-claim-dismissed Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:56:53 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0106/140419931/-1/BIV/jumbo-proceeds-as-first-nation-claim-dismissed Hospitality and Tourism By Frank O’Brien, Western Investor <![CDATA[Vancouver office tower space leasing down]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV878/140419934/-1/BIV/vancouver-office-tower-space-leasing-down Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:28:23 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV878/140419934/-1/BIV/vancouver-office-tower-space-leasing-down Video <![CDATA[Metro Vancouver house prices up]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV878/140419935/-1/BIV/metro-vancouver-house-prices-up Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:26:15 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV878/140419935/-1/BIV/metro-vancouver-house-prices-up Video <![CDATA[Walter Energy to idle two B.C. coal mines, temporarily lay off 700 employees]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0108/140419936/-1/BIV/walter-energy-to-idle-two-bc-coal-mines-temporarily-lay-off-700 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:27:19 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0108/140419936/-1/BIV/walter-energy-to-idle-two-bc-coal-mines-temporarily-lay-off-700 Mining and Energy By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Bank of Canada overnight rate remains steady at 1%]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0102/140419939/-1/BIV/bank-of-canada-overnight-rate-remains-steady-at-1 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:04:43 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140416/BIV0102/140419939/-1/BIV/bank-of-canada-overnight-rate-remains-steady-at-1 Economy and Finance By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Police should immediately stop disclosing mental health information to employers: privacy commissioner]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0115/140419951/-1/BIV/police-should-immediately-stop-disclosing-mental-health-information Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:14:49 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0115/140419951/-1/BIV/police-should-immediately-stop-disclosing-mental-health-information Human Resources By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[Aldergrove border crossing to get an update, including a Nexus lane]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0118/140419955/-1/BIV/aldergrove-border-crossing-to-get-an-update-including-a-nexus-lane Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:48:24 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0118/140419955/-1/BIV/aldergrove-border-crossing-to-get-an-update-including-a-nexus-lane Transportation By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Medical marijuana trimmer firm claims competitor unlawfully badmouthed business to ‘scare’ customers away]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0107/304159955/-1/BIV/medical-marijuana-trimmer-firm-claims-competitor-unlawfully Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0107/304159955/-1/BIV/medical-marijuana-trimmer-firm-claims-competitor-unlawfully Law <![CDATA[Ask the experts: What are some effective and affordable ways for a small business with a limited marketing budget to connect with customers?]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0116/304159981/-1/BIV/ask-the-experts-what-are-some-effective-and-affordable-ways-for-a Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0116/304159981/-1/BIV/ask-the-experts-what-are-some-effective-and-affordable-ways-for-a Small Business <![CDATA[Whitecaps snag sponsor Harbour Air Seaplanes to attract fans across southwest B.C.]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0120/140419940/-1/BIV/whitecaps-snag-sponsor-harbour-air-seaplanes-to-attract-fans-across Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:36:46 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0120/140419940/-1/BIV/whitecaps-snag-sponsor-harbour-air-seaplanes-to-attract-fans-across Sports and Leisure By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[Opinion: LNG to bring big benefits to B.C.]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0108/140419941/-1/BIV/opinion-lng-to-bring-big-benefits-to-bc Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:15:06 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0108/140419941/-1/BIV/opinion-lng-to-bring-big-benefits-to-bc Mining and Energy By Nicholas Fedorkiw, Prince George Citizen <![CDATA[Investors could be drawn by Goldcorp's latest hostile bid for Osisko]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0108/140419942/-1/BIV/investors-could-be-drawn-by-goldcorps-latest-hostile-bid-for-osisko Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:59:54 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0108/140419942/-1/BIV/investors-could-be-drawn-by-goldcorps-latest-hostile-bid-for-osisko Mining and Energy By Frik Els, Mining.com <![CDATA[Hats Off]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0207/140419943/-1/BIV/hats-off Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:45:34 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0207/140419943/-1/BIV/hats-off Hats Off <![CDATA[Hats Off]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0207/140419944/-1/BIV/hats-off Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:44:53 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0207/140419944/-1/BIV/hats-off Hats Off <![CDATA[Moves and Appointments]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV020525/140419945/-1/BIV/moves-and-appointments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:44:07 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV020525/140419945/-1/BIV/moves-and-appointments Moves - Resources <![CDATA[Moves and Appointments]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV020524/140419946/-1/BIV/moves-and-appointments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:42:45 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV020524/140419946/-1/BIV/moves-and-appointments Moves - Real Estate <![CDATA[Biggest construction starts in 2013]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV050104/140419947/-1/BIV/biggest-construction-starts-in-2013 Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:10:02 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV050104/140419947/-1/BIV/biggest-construction-starts-in-2013 Lists - Real Estate & Construction <![CDATA[Two Vancouver streets in danger]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV878/140419948/-1/BIV/two-vancouver-streets-in-danger Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:42:52 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV878/140419948/-1/BIV/two-vancouver-streets-in-danger Video <![CDATA[Kitimat votes no on Northern Gateway]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV878/140419949/-1/BIV/kitimat-votes-no-on-northern-gateway Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:40:56 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV878/140419949/-1/BIV/kitimat-votes-no-on-northern-gateway Video <![CDATA[Lakeland widow 'outraged' by Criminal Justice decision]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0109/140419953/-1/BIV/lakeland-widow-outraged-by-criminal-justice-decision Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:41:18 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0109/140419953/-1/BIV/lakeland-widow-outraged-by-criminal-justice-decision Politics and Policy By Mark Nielsen/Prince George Citizen <![CDATA[Scenery, climate driving foreign investment in Vancouver real estate]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0111/140419954/-1/BIV/scenery-climate-driving-foreign-investment-in-vancouver-real-estate Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:35:29 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0111/140419954/-1/BIV/scenery-climate-driving-foreign-investment-in-vancouver-real-estate Real Estate and Development By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Panorama Park View Homes Ltd. and 690274 B.C. Ltd. and Jaswant Singh Sangha and Parmjit Kaur Sangha and Ranjit Singh Sangha and Svender Singh Sangha and Douglas William Wills and Balbir Kaur Dale 200 – 8120 128th St., Surrey, and 5780 146th St., Surrey, a]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0206/304159957/-1/BIV/panorama-park-view-homes-ltd-and-690274-bc-ltd-and-jaswant-singh Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0206/304159957/-1/BIV/panorama-park-view-homes-ltd-and-690274-bc-ltd-and-jaswant-singh Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[TBM Holdco Ltd. and Chalifour Canada Ltd. and TBM Property Ltd. and Tim-Br Marts Ltd. and Purple Cow Retail Services Ltd. and Timber Mart Retail Services Ltd. coba Tim-Br Mart Group and Tim-Br Mart and Tim-Br Mart Group and Tim-Br Mart Addresses unavailab]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0206/304159959/-1/BIV/tbm-holdco-ltd-and-chalifour-canada-ltd-and-tbm-property-ltd-and Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0206/304159959/-1/BIV/tbm-holdco-ltd-and-chalifour-canada-ltd-and-tbm-property-ltd-and Who's Getting Sued <![CDATA[Niho Land & Cattle Company Ltd. 19th floor, 885 W. Georgia St., Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0206/304159960/-1/BIV/niho-land-cattle-company-ltd-19th-floor-885-w-georgia-st Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140415/BIV0206/304159960/-1/BIV/niho-land-cattle-company-ltd-19th-floor-885-w-georgia-st Who's Getting Sued