Economy, Law & Politics

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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...

Navigating COVID complications at RRSP deadline

Advice from experts on what to consider after a turbulent year in the pandemic economy

Number of British Columbians monitored for COVID-19 rises to seven-week high

Seven more COVID-19-related deaths brings death toll from virus in B.C. to 1,355

Discrimination case costs Vancouver coffee bar owner $4,000

Owner allegedly said she didn’t want “you Arabs” in Commercial Drive shop.

Site C still faces legal challenge from First Nations

Decision to proceed with Site C slammed by First Nation, environmentalists

BC Liberals officially launch leadership race

A new party leader will be elected on February 5, 2022