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Premier, US ambassador 'optimistic' about softwood talks with Trump team

  • Victoria BC updated Feb 16, 2017 at 2:53 PM

Ambassador David MacNaughton and B.C. trade representative David Emerson await Donald Trump administration's lumber trade position

Negotiators prepare for U.S. lumber talks

  • Victoria BC posted Feb 6, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Two years trying engage U.S. government on softwood lumber trade have been frustrating, now bracing for Donald Trump administration

'My cellphone bill is how much??' CRTC looks to strengthen wireless code

  • Canada updated Feb 6, 2017 at 9:16 AM

The first code, brought into force in 2013, effectively killed three-year contracts, limiting them to 24 months.

Foreign buyer tax fix overdue, critic says

  • Vancouver BC posted Jan 31, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Premier Christy Clark 'looking for cover' from turmoil over US president Donald Trump's immigration moves, NDP's David Eby says

B.C. considers business sales tax relief

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 25, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Finance Minister Mike de Jong considers giving up $160 million in provincial sales tax revenue added to business electricity bills

Black Press offers scholarship

  • Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows updated Jan 30, 2017 at 2:44 PM

Graduating students intending to study business at Peter B. Gustavson School of Business can apply for a $5,000 scholarship.

Premier shifts job focus to technology

  • North Vancouver BC updated Jan 23, 2017 at 2:33 PM

Technology, climate innovation replace mines and natural gas in Premier Christy Clark's blueprint for B.C. growth

Chamber announced business awards finalists

  • Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows posted Jan 18, 2017 at 4:00 PM

This year’s event is March 11 at SKY Helicopters at Pitt Meadows Regional Airport.

Horgan takes on Clark, forest companies

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Donald Trump trade threats raise political heat for Premier Christy Clark

Home prices in Metro Vancouver to fall 8.5 per cent: report

  • Metro Vancouver updated Jan 11, 2017 at 5:17 PM

Near double-digit correction predicted as 'sanity returns' to market

B.C. job growth confined to southwest

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 9, 2017 at 3:00 PM

B.C. continues to lead the country in new job creation, but most areas of the province lost jobs in 2016

Lumber trade 'injury' claim upheld by U.S.

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 6, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Softwood lumber dispute escalates as president-elect Donald Trump begins actions to protect American jobs

B.C. lowers cap on payday loan fees

  • Victoria BC updated Jan 4, 2017 at 11:34 AM

Fee for short-term borrowing lowered to $17 per $100, a rate Public Safety Minister Mike Morris says is second lowest in Canada

Higher home values ring in 2017

  • Victoria BC updated Jan 2, 2017 at 3:08 PM

B.c. property assessments are out, showing jump in Okanagan, South Vancouver Island and Metro Vancouver

VIDEO: How to keep New Year's resolutions without breaking the bank

  • B.C. updated Dec 30, 2016 at 5:41 PM

Tips on turning over a new leaf in 2017 while staying within your budget

Specialty wood industry reaches out to world

  • Maple Ridge BC posted Dec 28, 2016 at 1:00 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Re-manufactured wood products have a global supply chain, and Asian markets are vital

Downtown Maple Ridge Business Improvement Association awards decorating prizes

  • Maple Ridge updated Dec 26, 2016 at 9:52 AM

Nearly 451 votes were cast in two weeks.

Asia imports up as U.S. targets B.C. lumber

  • Victoria BC posted Dec 21, 2016 at 3:00 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Premier Christy Clark confident Donald Trump wants housing construction boom, needs B.C. lumber

Great Bear Rainforest protection takes effect Jan. 1

  • Victoria BC posted Dec 21, 2016 at 1:00 PM

One third of region off limits to commercial logging, annual cut set at 2.5 million cubic metres per year

Small is beautiful for northern mill owners

  • Vanderhoof BC updated Dec 13, 2016 at 8:43 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Nechako Lumber was B.C.'s first to sell lumber to Japan, and has led the way in dealing with mountain pine beetle

Indigenous forest industry looks to Pacific Rim

  • Burns Lake Fort St James Mackenzie BC posted Dec 8, 2016 at 3:00 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Carrier Sekani chief joins forest trade mission to Asia, where cultural ties and business are intertwined

B.C. wood high-rise is the talk of Asia

  • Penticton Tsukuba Japan updated Dec 7, 2016 at 7:29 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Structurlam of Penticton has builders and engineers asking questions in Japan and China

China moves to stop illegal logging trade

  • Beijing updated Dec 19, 2016 at 3:17 PM

Beijing shifts toward sustainable lumber certification

B.C. looks to China as U.S. lumber lobby retaliates

  • Shanghai, China posted Nov 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Chinese government's pollution targets may give edge to wood construction over steel or concrete

Budget surplus hits $2.24 billion, but B.C. braces for schools settlement

  • B.C. updated Nov 29, 2016 at 12:20 PM

Finance minister Mike de Jong won't say how much of a hit is expected from teachers' court win