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Hockey’s Connor Bedard: The buzz, business and benefits

How Vancouver’s homegrown superstar could have a local impact | Submitted

Another Oscar could soon be coming to Vancouver

VFX supervisor Bryan Litson nominated for work on Top Gun: Maverick

Boudreau firing evokes Vancouver Canucks' dubious departures

That Hal Laycoe became the first ex-coach of the Vancouver Canucks on May 2, 1972 wasn’t a big surprise. Under Laycoe for their first two NHL seasons, the Canucks went 44-96-16. They were, after...

Industry stalwart Frank Giustra leaves Thunderbird Entertainment board

Vancouver entertainment business stalwart Frank Giustra has resigned from the board of Thunderbird Entertainment as a result of conflict with the company’s largest shareholder. Giustra, best known...

Corus Entertainment reports Q1 profit and revenue down from year ago

TORONTO — Corus Entertainment Inc. reported its first-quarter profit fell compared with a year ago as its revenue also moved lower. The television and radio company says it earned $31.4 million in...

Lift cannabis expo returns to Vancouver after three-year absence

Trade show includes a business conference and expo at Vancouver Convention Centre

What are we reading? January 5, 2023

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Glen Korstrom, reporter: My favourite CBNC correspondent has long been Bob Pisani for...

Canada extends copyright protection another 20 years to meet new trade obligation

OTTAWA — There will be no new books, songs or plays added to the public domain in Canada until 2043 after the government squeezed in a change to copyright laws just before the end of 2022

Pelé’s soccer legacy felt in Vancouver

The debate rages: Is Diego Maradona or Lionel Messi the greatest soccer player of all-time? Their talent and achievements are undeniable. But Pelé — Edson Arantes do Nascimento — ranks far above...