Albert Van Santvoort

Forestry companies renew their employment growth

British Columbia’s largest forestry companies have grown for two consecutive years but have not reached their 2019 employment peak, according to data collected on Business in Vancouver’s list of the...

Commercial agent numbers down at top brokerages

Average number of agents decreased despite an increase in the median number

The pandemic economy’s big profit parade

Canadian corporate profits hit a record high of $515 billion in 2021

How corporate giving can lead to greater corporate social responsibility

Philanthropy offers companies an opportunity to enhance their broader CSR and ESG initiatives

B.C.’s post-secondary student enrolment numbers stable

Number of new study permits dropped 53.6 per cent in 2020, but began rebound in 2021

Earnings up for B.C.’s most profitable companies

Record highs for top performers pushed average profit increase up to 75 per cent

A closer look at B.C.’s top five most profitable firms

Resource and telecom companies lead corporate earnings parade in the province

High cost of flood insurance demands national strategy

The damage caused by Sumas Valley flooding last year came with a $675 billion price tag for insurance companies. Most of that total was used to cover commercial property, according to the Insurance...

Revenue is up at B.C.’s biggest cannabis companies

Net losses for province’s top marijuana businesses have decreased with revenue increases

Pay dips for top B.C. executives after pandemic spike

Compensation rose two per cent last year after 42 per cent bump in 2020