Business

Debt-to-household-income ratio rises in third quarter

Total household credit market debt grew to $2.11 trillion in the third quarter

Disney buying part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B deal

Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family’s 21st Century Fox for about $52.4 billion

VIDEO: Average Canadian food bill to rise by $348 in 2018

Atlantic Canada and B.C. will see the most increases for consumers

Changes needed to B.C.’s forest practices legislation

FPB believes changes necessary to improve stewardship of B.C.’s forest and range resources

  • Dec 16th, 2017

Site C dam goes ahead, cost estimate now up to $10.7 billion

Premier John Horgan says Christy Clark left him no other choice

$66-million upgrade coming to Whistler Blackcomb

A new gondola and high-speed chairlifts will be ready for the 2018/19 season

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New downtown Kelowna hotel unveiled
    High Road: Coffee and chocolate
      New casino opens its doors

        VIDEO: 3 ways to reduce credit card debt this holiday season

        Finance experts offer tips on sticking to that budget this holiday season

        Canada’s softwood lumber exports to U.S. down

        Softwood exports to U.S. down but it’s not causing big financial pinch

        Public views sought for professional reliance in the natural resources

        The people of B.C. are entitled to a voice in how natural resources are managed

        • Dec 1st, 2017

        Survey finds B.C. business community optimistic

        The BC Chamber of Commerce released its Collective Perspective Survey Report Tuesday night in Kelowna

        B.C. Red Cross offers more wildfire assistance to business

        Local MLAs say the program is too slow, not suitable for remote people

        Surplus decreased as B.C. wildfire, ICBC costs rise

        Finance Minister Carole James promises balanced budget

        Invasive plant projects successful in Thompson-Nicola

        A $2.2-million pilot project began this spring and will continue into 2020

        • Nov 28th, 2017

        Torstar, Postmedia newspaper closures aim to cut competition: analysts

        Postmedia to shut 21 community newspaper properties, while Metroland Media to close three dailies

        Stores offer Cyber Monday deals to keep shoppers coming

        Shoppers are expected to spend $6.6 billion on Cyber Monday

        Manager to assess wildfire impact on businesses

        TNRD to assess the impact on businesses of last summer’s wildfires

        All drivers need to be truck aware

        The majority of fatal car-truck crashes are caused by passenger vehicle drivers.

        Black Friday fervour wanes as some consumers, retailers shun practice

        Some businesses are choosing to opt out, while some shoppers are turning to buying online