Business

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.

UPDATE: Decision time for John Horgan on Site C dam

Energy Minister Michelle Mungall says delaying it is off the table

Unique honour for Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association

TOTA adopted into international sustainable tourism institute

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New downtown Kelowna hotel unveiled
    High Road: Coffee and chocolate
      New casino opens its doors

        Gas price hike will get worse

        Prices across BC Interior expected to reach 125.9/litre mark

        High tech tour talks Kelowna, innovation, disruption

        Kelowna forum looks to enhance corporate product/service growth

        Beekeepers generating a buzz in Kelowna

        Honey producers gather in the Central Okanagan to share knowledge

        Kelowna forum unites tech innovators with business

        BC Growth Opportunities Tour returns to Okanagan

        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

        B.C. names new climate advisory panel

        Merran Smith, Teck executive Marcia Smith co-chairs

        Amazon gets 238 proposals for 2nd headquarters

        Submissions were due last week. Online retailer has said tax breaks and grants would be factors

        Greens renew call for action on ride sharing

        Claire Trevena blasted as ‘minister of taxis’ for delay

        Northern timber supply reduction less than it appears

        Doug Donaldson must divide remaining supply after pine beetle

        UPDATE: Pressure on John Horgan to protect taxi industry

        Claire Trevena announces another study of Uber-style service

        Ottawa to cut small business tax rate to 9%

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

        B.C. salmon farm value growing rapidly

        Fisheries Minister Dominic LeBlanc to release industry inspection data

        B.C. marijuana dispensaries form independent group

        ‘Canada could run out of legal cannabis next July’

        KurSpa in Vernon voted one of the best in BC

        “If pure indulgence is what you’re looking for….”

        • Oct 12th, 2017

        Sears Canada to liquidate remaining stores

        The move will put roughly 12,000 people out of work

        Small cities brace for pending Sears closures

        “It will have a direct economic impact on our community,” said Lyn Hall of Prince George.

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

        Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case