Economy, Law & Politics

Covering the full gamut of economics, law and politics, from a weekly look at lawsuits in Vancouver to all other issues affecting Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

B.C. government should have recorded surplus: AG

Auditor general continues to question way province records federal transfers

Diners’ private information compromised when left in open

Personal information is solely for contact tracing, not marketing: McEvoy

First 500k Covishield vaccine doses en route to Canada

Feds say nearly 1m COVID-19 vaccine doses from two manufacturers due to arrive this week

Vaccination acceleration glitches loom for B.C.

Special report: Supply, distribution efficiency key to hitting province’s vaccination target

UPDATED: Meng hearing weighs evidence on HSBC knowledge of Huawei in Iran

Meng Wanzhou extradition case resumes; defence expected to argue Trump influenced arrest

Vancouver buys hotel to move in 65 people from shelters, SROs

Days Inn hotel at 2075 Kingsway won’t be ready until November

B.C. extends gap between vaccine doses to 16 weeks as rollout accelerates

Younger British Columbians may be able to receive some protection in spring rather than summer

Who's getting sued: March 1, 2021

These corporate claims were filed with the BC Supreme Court registry in Vancouver. Information is derived from notices of civil claim. Civil claims have not been tested or proven in court.

Insider trading: March 1, 2021

The following is a list of stock trades made by corporate executives, directors and other company insiders of B.C.’s public companies filed in the week ended Feb 18, 2021. The information comes from...