Entertainment, Media & Sports

Covering all issues relating to the arts, music, sports, film and TV in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

Parq casino future uncertain as owner mum on whether it can service its debt

Marquee casino in downtown Vancouver is operationally profitable before debt-servicing costs are taken into account

Rogers Media buys Vancouver-based podcast company Pacific Content

Rogers Media (NYSE: RCI) has purchased Pacific Content, a Vancouver-based sponsored-content podcast company, for an undisclosed amount, the telecom giant announced May 1. According to Rogers,...

Practical ways to help green your business

Vancouver Public Library picks point to principled, profitable avenues for companies to become more sustainable

What are we reading? April 25, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web. Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: A chatbot within a story quizzes you on whether you...

What are we reading? April 18, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web. Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: The redacted Mueller report will be interpreted in the...

Delta casino opening in 2020

You can drop a few bucks in the penny slots at the Cascades Casino Delta next year. Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Ltd. this week announced it was given approval by the provincial...

Foreign film, TV inflow swamping B.C. productions

Hollywood shows forcing some local producers to shift focus to outside B.C.

Pro sports leagues slow to allow players to use cannabis

CFL is only top-tier sports league to not test players for recreational drugs

What are we reading? April 4, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: There are significant insights and tantalizing tidbits...

11-screen VIP Cineplex opens in West Vancouver

Municipality has not hosted a movie theatre in three decades