Business

B.C.’s online small claims court a world first

Civil disputes under $5,000 go online in June

Grocery chain retains best managed status

NANAIMO – Quality Foods recognized in national business awards.

Nanaimo chamber of commerce seeks nominations for annual business awards

NANAIMO – Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce celebrates 17th annual Business Achievement Awards.

Trans Mountain pipeline cost hits $7.4 billion

Few oil shippers back out of commitments to use new line

Nominations sought for building awards

NANAIMO – Deadline to nominate an Island business is March 2.

B.C. carbon tax fails revenue neutral claim: study

Fraser Institute challenges province’s revenue neutrality claim on carbon tax

Shuttle available from Nanaimo to Black Press career fair

NANAIMO – Shuttle departs three times throughout the day from Frank Crane Areana in Nanaimo.

Nanaimo’s Coast Bastion awarded hotel of the year at brand conference

NANAIMO – Nanaimo location chosen from Coast Hotels' network of properties.

Quality Foods earns Business of the Year award

Grocery chain has made inroads into West Shore retail market

Nanaimo Volkswagen dealership an award finalist

NANAIMO - Harbourview Autohaus ranked Top 5 in B.C. for best apprentice training.

B.C. considers business sales tax relief

Finance Minister Mike de Jong considers giving up $160 million in provincial sales tax revenue added to business electricity bills

Premier shifts job focus to technology

Technology, climate innovation replace mines and natural gas in Premier Christy Clark's blueprint for B.C. growth

Horgan takes on Clark, forest companies

Donald Trump trade threats raise political heat for Premier Christy Clark

Lumber trade ‘injury’ claim upheld by U.S.

Softwood lumber dispute escalates as president-elect Donald Trump begins actions to protect American jobs

B.C. lowers cap on payday loan fees

Fee for short-term borrowing lowered to $17 per $100, a rate Public Safety Minister Mike Morris says is second lowest in Canada

Specialty wood industry reaches out to world

#BCForestFuture series: Re-manufactured wood products have a global supply chain, and Asian markets are vital

Asia imports up as U.S. targets B.C. lumber

#BCForestFuture series: Premier Christy Clark confident Donald Trump wants housing construction boom, needs B.C. lumber

Great Bear Rainforest protection takes effect Jan. 1

One third of region off limits to commercial logging, annual cut set at 2.5 million cubic metres per year

Pilot project yields savings for B.C. Ferries

NANAIMO – B.C. Ferries' Queen of Oak Bay sees energy consumption savings equivalent to 30 sailings from Horseshoe Bay to Departure Bay.

Small is beautiful for northern mill owners

#BCForestFuture series: Nechako Lumber was B.C.'s first to sell lumber to Japan, and has led the way in dealing with mountain pine beetle