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COVID-19 infections in B.C. surpass 60,000, as hospitalizations fall

Hospitalizations are at a three-week low; ICU residency at lowest level in seven weeks

B.C.’s recovery economy: Health rules will regulate the revival of spectator sports

Special report: Events sector restart depends on widespread availability of COVID-19 vaccinations

Opacity, obfuscation rapidly eroding public trust in political office

Theories abound on the how and the why of Washington’s January 6 incited insurrection. The discredited, departing U.S. president doubtlessly bears a hefty share of the immediate responsibility. But...

New Prosperity mine: Not quite dead?

Tsilhqot’in support Taseko’s application for extension to environmental certificate

Meng Wanzhou bail hearings reveal details around her time in Vancouver

Meng Wanzhou bail hearings reveal threats made to Chinese exec, dispute with security firm and other details around her time in Vancouver.

B.C.'s recovery economy: Bright numbers for import/export could be a mirage

Special report: Industry facing significant challenges despite better-than-expected stats, analysts say

Canada’s Pfizer vaccine deliveries reduced ‘for short period’

Ottawa believe Pfizer will ultimately deliver committed doses by end of March

New Canadians can reduce trades shortage

Changes to immigration policies are needed to attract migrants who can meet skilled trades construction needs

Life sciences poised to lead restart, recover and reimagine plan

Over the past few months, as a member of the Industry Strategy Council (ISC), I have with my colleagues been assessing the impact of COVID-19 on Canada’s economy and identifying the scope and depth...

B.C. building permits surge

Building permit activity rebounded in November as residential construction intentions rose to coincide with a rise in housing starts. The total value of permits rose 17.4% from October to a...

Pandemic dims growth picture for interior design sector

Industry’s employment gains since 2018 wiped out in COVID economy