Business In Vancouver http://www.biv.com Business In Vancouver | Vancouver, BC Canada en-us Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:06:10 -0400 © 2014 Business In Vancouver <![CDATA[SkyTrain breakdowns may erode public confidence: former TransLink chair]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0118/140729983/-1/BIV/skytrain-breakdowns-may-erode-public-confidence-former-translink Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:01:46 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0118/140729983/-1/BIV/skytrain-breakdowns-may-erode-public-confidence-former-translink Transportation By Nelson Bennett <![CDATA[Vancouver eBook provider BitLit partners up with publisher HarperCollins]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0112/140729999/-1/BIV/vancouver-ebook-provider-bitlit-partners-up-with-publisher Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:06:30 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0112/140729999/-1/BIV/vancouver-ebook-provider-bitlit-partners-up-with-publisher Technology By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[China: Buyers embrace U.S. property]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719915/-1/BIV/china-buyers-embrace-us-property Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719915/-1/BIV/china-buyers-embrace-us-property Asia Pacific <![CDATA[Record harvest has some farmers crying the berry blues]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0101/307229998/-1/BIV/record-harvest-has-some-farmers-crying-the-berry-blues Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0101/307229998/-1/BIV/record-harvest-has-some-farmers-crying-the-berry-blues Agriculture By Glen Korstrom <![CDATA[Permit approval backlog bugs city developers]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0109/307229973/-1/BIV/permit-approval-backlog-bugs-city-developers Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0109/307229973/-1/BIV/permit-approval-backlog-bugs-city-developers Politics and Policy By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[SkyTrain system paralyzed for second time in a week]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0118/140729985/-1/BIV/skytrain-system-paralyzed-for-second-time-in-a-week Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:44:22 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0118/140729985/-1/BIV/skytrain-system-paralyzed-for-second-time-in-a-week Transportation Compiled by Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[Northern Dynasty-backed mine may be blocked by little-known U.S. EPA regulation]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0108/140729997/-1/BIV/northern-dynasty-backed-mine-may-be-blocked-by-little-known-us-epa Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:17:49 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0108/140729997/-1/BIV/northern-dynasty-backed-mine-may-be-blocked-by-little-known-us-epa Mining and Energy By Michael Allan McCrae, Mining.com <![CDATA[Australia: Ancestral 'rascals' blamed]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719913/-1/BIV/australia-ancestral-rascals-blamed Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719913/-1/BIV/australia-ancestral-rascals-blamed Asia Pacific <![CDATA[Bangladesh: UN court fixes boundary]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719911/-1/BIV/bangladesh-un-court-fixes-boundary Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719911/-1/BIV/bangladesh-un-court-fixes-boundary Asia Pacific <![CDATA[India: Antibiotics use on the rise]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719914/-1/BIV/india-antibiotics-use-on-the-rise Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719914/-1/BIV/india-antibiotics-use-on-the-rise Asia Pacific <![CDATA[South Korea: Poll pegs ‘digital culture’]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719912/-1/BIV/south-korea-poll-pegs-8216-digital-culture-8217 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0113/140719912/-1/BIV/south-korea-poll-pegs-8216-digital-culture-8217 Asia Pacific <![CDATA[B.C. stock blogger accused of using investor's money to shop at Starbucks, pay Visa bill]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0107/140729986/-1/BIV/bc-stock-blogger-accused-of-using-investors-money-to-shop-at Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:27:31 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0107/140729986/-1/BIV/bc-stock-blogger-accused-of-using-investors-money-to-shop-at Law By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Court case against Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson's ties to Hootsuite dismissed]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0107/140729990/-1/BIV/court-case-against-vancouver-mayor-gregor-robertsons-ties-to Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:29:29 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0107/140729990/-1/BIV/court-case-against-vancouver-mayor-gregor-robertsons-ties-to Law By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[Business council scales back growth outlook of B.C.’s ‘mediocre’ economy]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0102/140729992/-1/BIV/business-council-scales-back-growth-outlook-of-bc-8217-s Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:35:14 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0102/140729992/-1/BIV/business-council-scales-back-growth-outlook-of-bc-8217-s Economy and Finance By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Popularity of coding camps]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV878/140729993/-1/BIV/popularity-of-coding-camps Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:41:48 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV878/140729993/-1/BIV/popularity-of-coding-camps Video <![CDATA[Paperny entertainment sold]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV878/140729994/-1/BIV/paperny-entertainment-sold Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:35:12 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV878/140729994/-1/BIV/paperny-entertainment-sold Video <![CDATA[Uber promises to return to Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0118/140729995/-1/BIV/uber-promises-to-return-to-vancouver Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:48:49 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0118/140729995/-1/BIV/uber-promises-to-return-to-vancouver Transportation By Jen St. Denis <![CDATA[Vancouver animation studio Rainmaker appoints ex-MGM executive to boardroom]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0103/140729996/-1/BIV/vancouver-animation-studio-rainmaker-appoints-ex-mgm-executive-to Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:37:59 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140721/BIV0103/140729996/-1/BIV/vancouver-animation-studio-rainmaker-appoints-ex-mgm-executive-to Film and Entertainment By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Burnaby Board of Trade walks the walk to help local businesses]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0116/140719916/-1/BIV/burnaby-board-of-trade-walks-the-walk-to-help-local-businesses Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:36:53 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0116/140719916/-1/BIV/burnaby-board-of-trade-walks-the-walk-to-help-local-businesses Small Business By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Lionsgate hit with lawsuit stemming from fraud investigation]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0103/140719918/-1/BIV/lionsgate-hit-with-lawsuit-stemming-from-fraud-investigation Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:25:18 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0103/140719918/-1/BIV/lionsgate-hit-with-lawsuit-stemming-from-fraud-investigation Film and Entertainment By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Kitimat airshed modelling has narrow focus]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0114/140719920/-1/BIV/kitimat-airshed-modelling-has-narrow-focus Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:32:29 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0114/140719920/-1/BIV/kitimat-airshed-modelling-has-narrow-focus Environment and Sustainability By Nelson Bennett <![CDATA[Canada and U.S. ratify changes to Pacific Salmon Treaty]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0104/140719924/-1/BIV/canada-and-us-ratify-changes-to-pacific-salmon-treaty Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:54:48 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0104/140719924/-1/BIV/canada-and-us-ratify-changes-to-pacific-salmon-treaty Fisheries By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Government advertising slows, post-election]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0109/140719926/-1/BIV/government-advertising-slows-post-election Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:24:43 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0109/140719926/-1/BIV/government-advertising-slows-post-election Politics and Policy By Bob Mackin <![CDATA[B.C. sees small jump in inflation in June]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0102/140719925/-1/BIV/bc-sees-small-jump-in-inflation-in-june Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:33:21 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0102/140719925/-1/BIV/bc-sees-small-jump-in-inflation-in-june Economy and Finance By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Neighbours fear dams in Laos will spell disaster for fishery]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0345/307229981/-1/BIV/neighbours-fear-dams-in-laos-will-spell-disaster-for-fishery Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0345/307229981/-1/BIV/neighbours-fear-dams-in-laos-will-spell-disaster-for-fishery Jonathan Manthorpe Jonathan Manthorpe <![CDATA[Innovation challenges open doors for B.C. cleantech companies]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0108/140719919/-1/BIV/innovation-challenges-open-doors-for-bc-cleantech-companies Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:57:24 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0108/140719919/-1/BIV/innovation-challenges-open-doors-for-bc-cleantech-companies Mining and Energy By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Vancouver's Vision Critical secures $16 million in venture capital ]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0112/140719917/-1/BIV/vancouvers-vision-critical-secures-16-million-in-venture-capital Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:05:08 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0112/140719917/-1/BIV/vancouvers-vision-critical-secures-16-million-in-venture-capital Technology By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[More office space in Vancouver]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV878/140719921/-1/BIV/more-office-space-in-vancouver Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:15:46 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV878/140719921/-1/BIV/more-office-space-in-vancouver Video <![CDATA[Microsoft cutting 18,000 jobs]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV878/140719922/-1/BIV/microsoft-cutting-18000-jobs Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:12:56 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV878/140719922/-1/BIV/microsoft-cutting-18000-jobs Video <![CDATA[MDA subsidiary to study asteroids for NASA, with goal of sending humans to Mars]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0112/140719923/-1/BIV/mda-subsidiary-to-study-asteroids-for-nasa-with-goal-of-sending Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:43:33 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140718/BIV0112/140719923/-1/BIV/mda-subsidiary-to-study-asteroids-for-nasa-with-goal-of-sending Technology By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[WordLogic suing SwiftKey maker TouchType for patent infringement]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0107/140719935/-1/BIV/wordlogic-suing-swiftkey-maker-touchtype-for-patent-infringement Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:23:17 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0107/140719935/-1/BIV/wordlogic-suing-swiftkey-maker-touchtype-for-patent-infringement Law By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Invest in Alberta]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV06/140719929/-1/BIV/invest-in-alberta Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:48:53 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV06/140719929/-1/BIV/invest-in-alberta Publications <![CDATA[Vancouver’s Paperny TV production company sold to Entertainment One for $29 million]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0103/140719928/-1/BIV/vancouver-8217-s-paperny-tv-production-company-sold-to-entertainment Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:05:50 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0103/140719928/-1/BIV/vancouver-8217-s-paperny-tv-production-company-sold-to-entertainment Film and Entertainment By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Vancouver's UrtheCast to expand presence on International Space Station ]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0112/140719930/-1/BIV/vancouvers-urthecast-to-expand-presence-on-international-space Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:10:39 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0112/140719930/-1/BIV/vancouvers-urthecast-to-expand-presence-on-international-space Technology By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Surrey opens city's first co-working space in Innovation Boulevard ]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0115/140719931/-1/BIV/surrey-opens-citys-first-co-working-space-in-innovation-boulevard Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:20:07 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0115/140719931/-1/BIV/surrey-opens-citys-first-co-working-space-in-innovation-boulevard Human Resources By Kristi Alexandra, Surrey Now <![CDATA[Microsoft slashing 18,000 jobs, no word on Canadian operations]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0112/140719936/-1/BIV/microsoft-slashing-18000-jobs-no-word-on-canadian-operations Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:21:37 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0112/140719936/-1/BIV/microsoft-slashing-18000-jobs-no-word-on-canadian-operations Technology By Emma Crawford Hampel <![CDATA[Victoria software developer Helm Operations acquired by Japan-based marine society]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0112/140719932/-1/BIV/victoria-software-developer-helm-operations-acquired-by-japan-based Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:03:18 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0112/140719932/-1/BIV/victoria-software-developer-helm-operations-acquired-by-japan-based Technology By Carla Wilson, Times Colonist <![CDATA[Tesla Motors opens its first Canadian Supercharger station in Squamish]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0112/140719934/-1/BIV/tesla-motors-opens-its-first-canadian-supercharger-station-in-squamish Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:06:43 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0112/140719934/-1/BIV/tesla-motors-opens-its-first-canadian-supercharger-station-in-squamish Technology By Tyler Orton <![CDATA[Top 10 lists: Traffic source or waste of space?]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0343/140719933/-1/BIV/top-10-lists-traffic-source-or-waste-of-space Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:07:22 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140717/BIV0343/140719933/-1/BIV/top-10-lists-traffic-source-or-waste-of-space David Anthony Childs David Anthony Childs <![CDATA[Buyers' market emerges in Metro office market]]> http://www.biv.com/article/20140716/BIV0111/140719940/-1/BIV/buyers-market-emerges-in-metro-office-market Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:47:27 -0400 http://www.biv.com/article/20140716/BIV0111/140719940/-1/BIV/buyers-market-emerges-in-metro-office-market Real Estate and Development By Frank O'Brien, Western Investor