Hayley Woodin

B.C. to curtail log exports, rebuild forestry industries

Through “carrots and sticks”, Premier John Horgan said government will rebuild B.C.’s forestry processing industry and repatriate investment dollars

Updated: Canada still without responsible business ombudsperson one year later

Members of the federal government’s advisory body on responsible business conduct say they don’t know when the role will be filled

Canadian businesses blast Yellow Pages' ad practices

Hundreds of business owners warn buyers to beware of signing up for ad services

Aurora Cannabis to buy Whistler Medical in up to $175m deal

Whistler Medical believes its deal with one of the largest cannabis companies in the world will enhance its growth profile

Newmont Mining to acquire Goldcorp in multi-billion-dollar deal

The USD$10-billion transaction will see both companies merge to form Newmont Goldcorp, which will hold the world's largest share of gold resources and reserves

B.C. commercial building permits break record

Statistics Canada data for November show the province issued the highest value of commercial building permits on record

Shareholders approve Pan American’s acquisition of Tahoe Resources

Vancouver-based Pan American will double its silver reserves and inherit Tahoe's troubled Guatemala mine

Economic outlook 2019: LNG Canada offsets real estate slowdown

B.C.'s growth could shift north as work on energy project begins

Activists file securities complaints against Vancouver miners

Complaints argue Tahoe Resources and Pan American Silver failed to properly inform shareholders of mining conflicts in Guatemala

BC Ferries poised to spend $57 million in shipyards

The corporation has spent more than $1 billion in the past 10 refit seasons