Business

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

Tourism trade felt the weather impact this summer

Tourism industry in Kelowna and across the Thompson-Okanagan to address climate change challenges

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

        Sears Canada asks court for permission to liquidate

        Liquidation sales could start mid-October

        Retail giants seize on pop-ups to woo millennials

        Pop-up shops backed by big corporations now spring up like whack-a-moles

        Two Okanagan boating businesses join forces

        Rayburns Marine will merge with Martin Motor Sports as of January 2018

        • Oct 9th, 2017

        Tim Hortons franchisee group files new lawsuit against parent company

        Tim Hortons called the lawsuit “unfounded,” in a statement by its media relations team

        Site C dam project to miss river diversion deadline

        Delay to add $610 million, estimate now near $9 billion

        Economist, union president named to Fair Wages Commission

        B.C. Business Council vice-president also named to minimum wage panel

        Environmental review checks for conflicts

        Self-regulating a factor in Mount Polley, Shawnigan Lake

        B.C. moves to tighten lobbying rules

        Ex-politicians can’t use ‘insider information’ for two years

        Sears Canada seeks court approval to close more B.C. stores

        Sears Canada says it will seek extension of stay period until November

        Kal Store gets revamped

        From fires to frozen pipes, the owners of the Kalamalka General Store have seen it all_ most of it over the course of 10 months. But Michelle Mitchell and Kevin O’Brien say they still a year’s worth of reasons to celebrate.

        • Sep 29th, 2017

        Bullish on high-tech growth

        BDC president optimistic for Okanagan’s future prospects

        Long-time Kelowna radio personality laid off

        The Jim Pattison Group announce layoffs at Power 104 and Q 103.1 in Kelowna

        Lucara sells tennis-ball sized diamond for $65.6 million

        The 813-carat Constellation was also sold in May 2016 for US$63.1 million

        Social entrepreneur workshop returns

        On Sept. 26, Okanagan College, the Scotiabank Centre for Non-Profit Excellence and Purppl will host the SoFun workshop in Vernon

        • Sep 13th, 2017

        B.C. film industry sees $2.6-billion boom

        Hard Powders with Liam Neeson, Netflix original Riverdale and DeadPool have all filmed in B.C.

        Opening doors for physically challenged

        Lake Country committee advocates for improved accessibility

        Central Okanagan commercial real estate market is hot

        Kelowna is seeing a number of large-scale developments move ahead.

        • Sep 22nd, 2017