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Ban moves ahead in B.C. against same real estate agent for buyer and seller

Ban moves ahead in B.C. against same real estate agent for buyer and seller

New real estate consumer protection rules to take effect in March
Shoppers Optimum to merge with PC Plus

Shoppers Optimum to merge with PC Plus

Loblaws to combine both in PC Optimum
CN to hire 600 people in Western Canada

CN to hire 600 people in Western Canada

After laying off 1,000 employees over past two years, Canada’s largest rail company on hiring spree
Amazon to add 1,000 tech jobs by 2020 with new office in Vancouver

Amazon to add 1,000 tech jobs by 2020 with new office in Vancouver

The online retail giant has snatched up 50,000 square-feet of office space, to open in two years.
Economic summit says Vancouver Island economy remains rosy

Economic summit says Vancouver Island economy remains rosy

But there are warning signs, according to a report by the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance
Retail jobs put at risk by self-service technology, experts say

Retail jobs put at risk by self-service technology, experts say

Walmart expanded technology to allow shoppers to use a scanner at 20 stores in B.C., other provinces
Amazon gets 238 proposals for 2nd headquarters

Amazon gets 238 proposals for 2nd headquarters

Submissions were due last week. Online retailer has said tax breaks and grants would be factors
Book Nook in Chemainus the perfect place for Chiasson to set up shop

Book Nook in Chemainus the perfect place for Chiasson to set up shop

Thetis Island resident takes a look and decides it’s the right business investment
Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case
Ottawa to cut small business tax rate to 9%

Ottawa to cut small business tax rate to 9%

Changes to tax reform proposals aimed at clarifying wealthy are the target