September 20, 2016 - 10:31amUpdated: September 20, 2016 - 3:31pm
VANCOUVER — Canada’s open approach to immigration and its willingness to welcome tens of thousands of Syrian refugees is an “enlightened” move that will benefit the country’s business sector, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says.
September 20, 2016 - 10:18amUpdated: September 20, 2016 - 2:04pm
VANCOUVER — First Nations in British Columbia remain staunchly opposed to a proposed pipeline linking the province’s north coast to Alberta’s oilsands after the federal government and Northern Gateway announced they will not appeal a Federal Court of Appeal decision on the project.
September 20, 2016 - 6:38amUpdated: September 20, 2016 - 10:21am
VANCOUVER — Canada’s fashion industry and those who watch it are abuzz ahead of a visit from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, speculating whether any Canadian brands stand to benefit from the “Kate effect.”
ALERT BAY, B.C. — Grizzly bears have never been seen on Cormorant Island, off the northeast coast of Vancouver Island, so when two showed up in the area, residents were intrigued but firm — the duo must go.