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

Extreme weather poses new operational challenges for emergency response

Security firms, communications centre deal with disaster aftermath

COVID-19 cases in B.C. ICUs at low since August

Province reports first case of the Omicron variant

COVID-19: Henry pushes ‘equal access to vaccination’ as B.C. ID’s first Omicron variant

Most of global population not fully vaccinated as B.C. embarks on booster campaign

Third atmospheric river to hit B.C. will dump intense rain, melt snow

Heavy snowfall is forecast in the Peace Region and the Columbia Mountains

New and active B.C. COVID-19 cases hit multi-month lows

Eleven COVID-19 deaths raise province's pandemic death toll to 2,333

'Don't blame it on your passengers!': Speeding Uber driver in Vancouver blames customers

Vancouver Police say the Uber driver tried to get out a hefty $368 fine

Industry connections, key to success, are integral to the BCIT School of Business + Media

Via connections, the School gets students industry-ready—and professionals industry-savvier

Who's getting sued: November 29, 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: November 29, 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 November 17, 2021. The information comes...

Trudeau, Horgan announce joint fed-provincial committee on climate-change disaster response

Ottawa and the B.C. provincial government have agreed to establish a joint committee of ministers dealing directly with disaster response and climate-change resiliency – including the ongoing...