Albert Van Santvoort

Horgan announces public-private partnership to supply health care centres

B.C. premier extends state of emergency and reminds the province that social distancing measures are the law

Software companies accelerate employment growth

Median one-year growth of B.C.’s biggest software firms increases by nearly 500%

B.C. Cannabis retailers hopeful they will be deemed essential and stay open

B.C. government legalizes online and phone cannabis reservations amid COVID-19

Labatt's Vancouver brewery to start making hand sanitizer

Labatt Breweries of Canada is shifting production from beer to hand sanitizer across the country including its Goodridge & Williams distilling location in Delta. This move is a part of Labatt’s...

Gold price rides COVID-19 roller coaster

Gold prices faces ups and downs in during COVID-19

How small businesses can get help as COVID-19 hits B.C.

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy and small businesses are being left in its wake. Today the Minister of Finance, Bill Morneau announced an $86 billion dollar stimulus...

Interest rate cuts aren't helping crashing stock markets

The stock market doesn’t seem to know what to make of COVID-19. Last week markets suffered record breaking selloffs reporting, on Thursday, its worst day since 1987. However, Thursday’s fears...

COVID-19 could have some economic silver linings

Prices for precious metals surge while base metals and industrial materials fall

Bank of Canada Lowers rates for second time in March, RBC says it will do little to help

The Bank of Canada is again trying to send help to the ailing economy amid COVID-19 fears. The BoC is cutting its overnight rate target by half a percentage point to 0.75%. This isn't the first time...