The Victoria Times-Colonist

B.C. tourism marketing suspended amid travel restrictions

The marketing organization responsible for selling B.C. to the world is suspending all advertising and marketing until Nov. 23. Destination B.C. made the move after provincial health officer Dr....

Jim Pattison Group taking over Vancouver Island grocery chain

Quality Foods, a 13-store Vancouver Island grocery chain that employs more than 1,000 people, is being taking over by the Jim Pattison Group as the majority partner. Pattison has been a minority...

International visitors up in B.C.

British Columbia has been a popular place for visitors this year, according to figures from Destination B.C. The province’s tourism marketing arm noted that through the end of August, there was an...

B.C. forests emitting CO2 at alarming rate: Sierra Club

An environmental group is calling on the provincial government to take action as B.C.'s forests continue to emit more carbon dioxide than they absorb.