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‘Season of Giving’ highlights Richmond charities

‘Season of Giving’ highlights Richmond charities

New website features nine local non-profit organizations with links to their donation pages
Tourism Richmond wins national marketing award

Tourism Richmond wins national marketing award

Tourism Richmond has won a national marketing award for its Pacific. Authentic. Richmond, BC destination campaign that was launched earlier this year.
B.C.’s forest sector turns to Asia as U.S. market cools

B.C.’s forest sector turns to Asia as U.S. market cools

One year after leading the province’s largest-ever forestry-sector delegation to Asia, B.C.
Businesses celebrated at awards

Businesses celebrated at awards

The Richmond Chamber of Commerce hosted its 41st annual Business Excellence Awards last Thursday.
Space company inducted into Chamber’s Hall of Fame

Space company inducted into Chamber’s Hall of Fame

MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates received the honour at the 41st annual Business Excellence Awards.
B.C. tech sector pulling ahead of other provinces: report card

B.C. tech sector pulling ahead of other provinces: report card

Is the B.C. tech sector now the teacher’s pet? For the first time ever the West Coast tech economy has earned an A grade when compared with other provinces, according to the B.C. Technology Report Card released November 22.
Agent specializing in accessible travel hosts event in Richmond

Agent specializing in accessible travel hosts event in Richmond

A travel agency that customizes vacations and makes travel arrangements for people with disabilities, seniors and slow walkers, is coming to Richmond to host an event. The event is called #ThriveWorldwide, which will take place on Saturday, Dec.
Canadian inflation 'bit of a surprise': Economists

Canadian inflation 'bit of a surprise': Economists

Canada's latest inflation numbers show economic stability but come as a surprise, say economists. "A bit of a surprise on the headline, but some volatility is to be expected," wrote TD senior economist James Marple in a note to investors.
Richmond-based Corvus Energy to build new battery plant in Norway

Richmond-based Corvus Energy to build new battery plant in Norway

Corvus Energy has finalized plans for a new battery manufacturing plant in Norway. As part of the $12 million expansion plan, Corvus also plans to semi-automate its manufacturing plant in Richmond, where the company is headquartered.
WeChat Pay and Alipay now accepted at all Richmond 7-Elevens

WeChat Pay and Alipay now accepted at all Richmond 7-Elevens

Move over cash, credit and debit cards, 7-Eleven locations in Metro Vancouver are gearing up to accept two Chinese mobile payment systems over the coming months.