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Innovating Vancouver key grips score Oscar win
Four B.C innovators bagged an Oscar for their unique air wall invention that is now used on blockbuster movie and TV sets such as Game of Thrones.
Feb 12th, 2016
Finning to cut global workforce by eight per cent, close 11 locations in Canada
Job cuts will include 440 people in Western Canada, 550 in South America and a smaller number in Europe.
The Canadian Press
Nov 12th, 2015
Credit counselling in high demand in Alberta as oilpatch downturn hits home
Alberta lost 14,000 net jobs in February — 7,000 of those in the natural resources sector.
The Canadian Press
Mar 31st, 2015
2015 to shape new liquefied natural gas industry, according to BC government
"We have enough natural gas to help fuel our world for the next 150 years," says Coleman.
Jan 8th, 2015
A few-must see films at VIFF this year
VIFF, like Reese Witherspoon, is ready to go. She's in the opening film, Wild
Sep 24th, 2014
Foreign procurements taking jobs from Canadians
Canadians are losing jobs to foreign procurements.
Apr 29th, 2014
Harper's mobs, oaths and long-term austerity plan
On the path "Stephen Harper has chosen for us."
Mar 8th, 2014
The Butler, In a World and The Spectacular Now shine, while Jobs underwhelms
Forest Whitaker and Oprah relive the American civil rights movement in Lee Daniels’ The Butler
Aug 15th, 2013
City of Vancouver takes leadership on coal: highlights of yesterday’s hearing
Three business representatives and three climate stability advocates faced off before the Vancouver City Council to comment on the motion that City staff “report back on a bylaw to prevent...
Mar 14th, 2013
From Steve Jobs to the godfathers of beat poetry: 3 biopics to watch at Sundance
The Sundance Film Festival is in full gear in Park City this week with a phenomenal line-up of films. Here are three buzz worthy biopics premiering at the festival this year, starting with jOBS:...
Jan 19th, 2013