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B.C. presses for Cariboo gold mine

B.C. presses for Cariboo gold mine

Bill Bennett warns that more shutdowns are ahead in the B.C. Interior forest industry
Loyalty point ban hits B.C. pharmacies

Loyalty point ban hits B.C. pharmacies

Prohibition on drug 'kickbacks' faces court challenge
Ottawa vows 'world class' oil safety

Ottawa vows 'world class' oil safety

Southern Vancouver Island and Metro Vancouver are already at "very high risk" from existing tanker traffic, mostly from Alaska
B.C. budget still in the black, barely

B.C. budget still in the black, barely

Finance Minister Mike de Jong says job growth isn't where it should be, sales tax collection to be stepped up
Newspaper industry, MMBC fall out over recycling fees

Newspaper industry, MMBC fall out over recycling fees

Newsprint will continue to be collected through blue boxes
Sinopec, others join B.C. LNG hunt

Sinopec, others join B.C. LNG hunt

Companies from China, India and Japan join global investors checking out gas export potential of North Coast
Premier Clark pitches LNG to Asia

Premier Clark pitches LNG to Asia

Biggest trade mission yet to China, Japan and Korea leaves as new warning issued about environmental impact on Kitimat area
Undersea cable pitched for clean energy

Undersea cable pitched for clean energy

A company known mostly for wind projects is reviving a proposal to connect the Vancouver Island and Washington electricity grids
Sawmills closing in beetle aftermath

Sawmills closing in beetle aftermath

Quesnel, Houston mills to shut next year as owners trade timber cutting rights to keep competing mills going
B.C. seeks to diversify Asia wood exports

B.C. seeks to diversify Asia wood exports

Market strategy in China and Japan involves promotion of more advanced wood frame technology