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

LNG Canada to reduce Kitimat workforce by half

Kitimat workforce to be reduced from 1,750 to 875

Huu-ay-aht take $36M stake in Western Forest Products assets

Vancouver Island First Nation strikes 'historic' deal with forestry company

Cheap oil contagion is clear and present danger to Canada

The Canadian economy could become a direct casualty of the oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia

Oil price plunge has knock-on effects for BC natural gas

Federal government announces $10 billion aid package for business, including oil and gas sectors

BC Hydro considers changes to rate structure

Review of BC Hydro results in lower rate increases, proposed changes to operating model

PDAC attendees could have been exposed to COVID-19

Annual mineral exploration conference draws a lot of attendees from Vancouver

Canada is 'uniquely vulnerable' to oil price plunge

Lower gasoline prices are about the only good thing about a virus-induced oil price crash

Pipeline corrosion led to fireball in 2018, probe finds

Enbridge Westcoast Energy pipeline next to other oil, gas lines

Anthony von Mandl buys Liquidity Wines Ltd. for $12.5 million

Von Mandl’s Iconic Wineries of British Columbia includes Mission Hill, CedarCreek, Road 13 and others

Is there an economic case for Frontier?

‘We do foresee the oilsands moving into a period of much lower levels of growth than Canada has been accustomed to’ - Kevin Birn, IHS Markit