Glen Korstrom

Coronavirus panic prompts Air Canada to cancel some flights to China

Carrier operates 33 flights per week to the country hardest hit with the fast-spreading fatal disease

B.C. confirms first case of coronavirus 2019-nCoV

Man in his 40s returned last week from Wuhan, China – the epicentre of the disease outbreak

Jumbo failure highlights ski resort developers’ uphill fight

Development groups in Valemount and near Squamish tout projects’ economic benefits

Health Canada vague on how many health-safety workers are at airports

More health and safety workers will be deployed at airports later this week

Vancouver International Airport readies to heighten screening for coronavirus

New disease known as 2019-nCoV has so far killed 18, sickened 600

Rising demand puts niche travel firms on the map

Trend this century is toward individualized private tours and small-group excursions

Vancouver International Airport to take steps to prevent coronavirus from spreading

Signage to be added, and health-screening question to be added to electronic border kiosks but no temperature-screening yet

Seattle airport upgrades put YVR in crosshairs

Sea-Tac’s new US$968m passenger handling facility targets international business

MEC to sublease head office; change business strategy to stem losses

Outdoor equipment manufacturer and retailer lost $11.5M in last fiscal year

B.C. “considering” province-wide ban on plastic bags at retail checkouts

Initiative is said to be part of a “coordinated series of actions”