GREATER VICTORIA BUSINESS NEWS

May Sees Decrease In Retail Sales

BRITISH COLUMBIA - Canadian retail sales decreased 2.1 per cent m/m to $53.8 billion on a seasonally-adjusted basis in May. Including the declines in April, sales were down 7.5 per cent from the...

BC’S New Meat Licensing System

BRITISH COLUMBIA – It will be easier for BC families to buy, serve and enjoy beef, pork and poultry raised in their own communities under a new meat licensing system that supports farm businesses in...

TELUS Investing $63 Million Across Greater Victoria

TELUS Victoria Community Board Renamed TELUS Vancouver Island Community Board As It Expands Its Support To Central And North Island Charities VICTORIA – TELUS announced an investment of $63 million...

Sooke Farm Celebrates A Century

Woodside Farm in Sooke is receiving a Century Farm and Ranch Award, celebrating the people behind a family-run produce and livestock farm that has been feeding the community for more than a century....

BC Housing Starts Highest In Canada In June

BRITISH COLUMBIA - Canadian housing starts continued at a historically high level in June. Although housing starts decreased to 282.1k units (-1.5 per cent m/m) in June at a seasonally adjusted...

Mass Timber Projects Receive More Funding

BRITISH COLUMBIA – Building on the success of the first intake of the Mass Timber Demonstration Program, the BC government is investing an additional $2 million to open a second intake. The funding...

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