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Telus wants to charge credit card surcharge as restriction on practice set to lift

OTTAWA — Telus Corp. is trying to add a 1.5 per cent processing fee for customers who use a credit card after a class action settlement cleared the way for merchants to add the surcharge starting...

Has B.C. already reached peak inflation?

Data shows inflation on West Coast easing ahead of rest of nation

Canadian Tire faces higher inventory levels after late spring, more goods in transit

Canadian Tire Corp. Ltd. is facing higher than usual inventory levels after a late start to warm weather sales combines with early shipments of fall and winter products. The company had an additional...

KITS Eyewear's sales up, losses shrink

Direct-to-consumer eyewear company sees sales shift to glasses, away from contact lenses

B.C. real estate prices dip for fourth straight month

Vancouver suburbs leading decline in home sale prices, report shows, as market soon poised for negative year-over-year price adjustment

The promise and potential of greener supply chains

Talk, some action and a lot of opportunity to decarbonize local and global supply chains

Strengthening B.C.’s transportation and trade infrastructure

Climate change and supply chain resiliency guide key infrastructure investments

What are we reading? August 11, 2022

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Timothy Renshaw, managing editor: Some deep thoughts and inventive insights to ponder...

B.C. COVID-19 hospitalizations dips to one-month low

Number of those in ICU with the disease is lowest since mid-June

Takeover bid targets parent company of Vancouver’s Seaspan Corp.

Consortium aiming to acquire all outstanding shares of asset manager that operates the world’s largest lessor of container ships

'Never been easier': Tech expert dispels Canada's electric vehicle myths

Hundreds of new chargers are slated to be installed across Canada and more Canadians are considering EVs than ever before. But why is the adoption rate still so low?

Caffè Artigiano to open 17th location

New space is to be in a former Starbucks cafè, at the corner of Howe and Hastings streets