Resources & Agriculture

BIV's resources and agriculture coverage provides the latest news in the mining, oil and gas, agriculture and fisheries sectors in Vancouver and British Columbia

De Beers officially the new owner of Peregrine Diamonds

Acquisition of Vancouver-based company extends mining giant's footprint in Canada's North

All First Nations agreements now in place for Coastal GasLink pipeline

TransCanada says it has signed project agreements with all 20 indigenous communities along its Coastal GasLink pipeline route from Northeast B.C. to Kitimat. Support for the agreements comes from...

B.C.’s old-growth forests at “dangerous threshold”

Sierra Club BC takes aim at the logging of intact ancient forests on Vancouver Island

Liberal minister on pipeline options

Q&A with Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada

B.C. north’s economic pillars threatened

Trans Mountain ruling chills LNG; wildfires scorch timber supply

Ottawa’s choices: renegotiate, appeal or expropriate

Trudeau government’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion options include one it will probably never use

Site C workforce climbs to 3,300

Employment at hydroelectric project rises from 3,093 workers in June

Kinder Morgan Canada shareholders to net $1.2 billion on sale

Ian Anderson now heads the new government-owned Trans Mountain Corporation

B.C.-based Orosur to shut Uruguay’s San Gregorio West gold mine

Closure comes after loss of $27.18 million in most recent financial year

UPDATED: U.S. overturns Canadian newsprint duties

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) announced August 29 it is overturning duties imposed on Canadian newsprint producers earlier this year by the U.S. Department of Commerce, saying...