Shoppers Optimum to merge with PC Plus

Loblaws to combine both in PC Optimum

CN to hire 600 people in Western Canada

After laying off 1,000 employees over past two years, Canada’s largest rail company on hiring spree

Energy issues face NDP leaders John Horgan, Jagmeet Singh

Alberta and B.C. are at odds on pipeline, electricity needs

Average Canadian food bill to rise by $348 in 2018
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PC Plus and Shoppers Optimum points programs are merging
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Amazon to add 1,000 tech jobs by 2020 with new office in Vancouver

The online retail giant has snatched up 50,000 square-feet of office space, to open in two years.

Greater Vancouver Zoo plans new buildings, parking lot

Animal farm applying to ALC for non-farm use to facilitate upgrades

UPDATE: Decision time for John Horgan on Site C dam

Energy Minister Michelle Mungall says delaying it is off the table

Surrey an ‘investment destination’

City ranked as one of the best places to buy real estate

Retail jobs put at risk by self-service technology, experts say

Walmart expanded technology to allow shoppers to use a scanner at 20 stores in B.C., other provinces

B.C. names new climate advisory panel

Merran Smith, Teck executive Marcia Smith co-chairs

Amazon gets 238 proposals for 2nd headquarters

Submissions were due last week. Online retailer has said tax breaks and grants would be factors

Untrending: A line in the digital space

I was not at all tempted to shout-out the sad news on Facebook or Twitter.

  • Oct 21st, 2017

Greens renew call for action on ride sharing

Claire Trevena blasted as ‘minister of taxis’ for delay

Langley Environmental Partners Society promotes manure management

Program to be trotted out to horse owners at this weekend’s Mane Event expo in Chilliwack

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Northern timber supply reduction less than it appears

Doug Donaldson must divide remaining supply after pine beetle

UPDATE: Pressure on John Horgan to protect taxi industry

Claire Trevena announces another study of Uber-style service

Surrey Board of Trade CEO says feds trying to fix ‘communications disaster’

Small business operators will receive tax cut from 11 to nine per cent over the next two years

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

B.C. salmon farm value growing rapidly

Fisheries Minister Dominic LeBlanc to release industry inspection data

Gardening: Much more than just a gardener

John and Maria Sousa emigrated from Portugal in 1957, landing in Pitt Meadows in 1980.

  • Oct 15th, 2017

B.C. marijuana dispensaries form independent group

‘Canada could run out of legal cannabis next July’