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Governments wrangle with reducing cellphone rates

Victoria, Ottawa float plans to cut costs for mobile service plans in Canada

Vancouver’s Vistara Capital closes $150m fund aimed at growing tech companies

What happened: Vancouver venture capitalists close $150 million fund Why it matters: Vistara Capital is looking to fill in a market gap for tech companies in need of growth funding Like a party...

B.C. tech firm Riipen raises $5m to help connect companies and students

What happened: Vancouver-based Riipen raises $5 million from investors Why it matters: Tech company specializes in connecting students with companies to work on real-world projects A Vancouver tech...

Coastal First Nations woo Asian tourist market

Haida Gwaii leaders meet with Chinese officials in bid to attract more overseas visitors

Cyber attacks probing deeper into computers

Central gatekeeping chip attacks can create chaos for companies

Is MEC losing money or investing for the future?

$11.5m loss raises questions over whether retailer is strategically restructuring or falling behind

Co-working takes its lead from hotels in offering more services

Co-working intelligence The past decade has seen a dramatic transformation in co-working space. Once the realm of independent providers, often entrepreneurs or groups of entrepreneurs who saw a need...

Report on CPTPP shows Canada's trade with others still impacted by China, U.S.

The 11-nation Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership trade bloc - or CPTPP - has been championed by many in Ottawa in recent months as a ray of hope in an otherwise darkening global...

Increasing Indigenous internet connectivity underway: ministry

Technology council wants to ensure human right to internet met

Information commissioner ordered to review decision on releasing names

BC Hydro refused to name Site C dam project employees in release fearing for employees’ safety

B.C. political parties involved with election-influencing AggregateIQ

Only Vancouver Non-Partisan Association silent on any involvement

Speculation tax increases to 2% Dec. 31

Taxpayers to be alerted to changes, exemptions for coming year