Chuck Chiang

Trilingual multimedia journalist for print/online/radio/video. Specializes in Asia-Pacific relations with Western Canada.

Truck operators down on diesel, up on natural gas

Low-emission movement in Metro municipalities accelerating shift in truck fuel source

Updated: Hong Kong airport cancels flights as protest enters second day

The massive protests in Hong Kong has further disrupted one of Asia’s top business hubs (and one of Vancouver’s main links to the region) as the city’s airport has cancelled all flights Monday in and...

Locals pursue Hong Kong opportunities despite uncertainty

Export challenges, overseas protests present hurdles but shouldn’t halt all trade: analysts

Updated: Legal battle over Plaza of Nations development rages on

BC Supreme Court ruling against Concord Pacific doesn’t end legal wrangling over property

Ottawa announces $7M investment into new health-tech procurement model in B.C., other provinces

Ottawa has invested $7 million into the creation of a $20-million project aimed at linking life-sciences start-ups directly with health care institutions like Vancouver Coastal Health to ease the...

Vegan sushi makes waves in Metro restaurant market

Tomato-based tuna replacement Ahimi highlights rise of alternatives to animal protein

B.C. looms as a major barrier to interprovincial trade

Political misalignment with rest of Western Canada increases cross-boundary complications

B.C. court rules against Concord Pacific in Plaza of Nations case

The Supreme Court of British Columbia has sided with Oei Hong Leong in a lengthy legal battle between the Singapore-based magnate and Vancouver development giant Concord Pacific Group over the Plaza...

Scuttled Alfa condo project cites lawsuit from primary contractor among reasons for termination

The last-minute cancellation of a 15-storey mixed-use residential tower in Richmond that has spurred outrage from pre-sale buyers stemmed from a costly dispute between the project’s developer and...

High gas prices could cause long-term financial fallout

Survey reveals Metro Vancouver’s pump prices may be hurting ability to save, pay off debt