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2 Richmond businesses make list of Canada’s fastest growing companies

2 Richmond businesses make list of Canada’s fastest growing companies

A gummy company and a diving gear firm made the cut.
Richmond Chamber of Commerce hosts public debate on electoral reform referendum

Richmond Chamber of Commerce hosts public debate on electoral reform referendum

Debate will take place on Sept. 20 at KPU Wilson School of Design
IKEA opens Western Canada distribution centre in Richmond

IKEA opens Western Canada distribution centre in Richmond

IKEA opened on Monday morning its new, 330,540 square foot Vancouver Customer Distribution Centre in rural south-east Richmond. Situated at 7031 York Road, near to No. 8 and Blundell roads, the facility is a first for IKEA in Western Canada.
B.C. adds 9,900 jobs in August

B.C. adds 9,900 jobs in August

Province builds on gains made in July
Too much housing, not enough transportation: survey

Too much housing, not enough transportation: survey

Sixty per cent of businesses feel local governments on the wrong track
B.C. to set up a temporary foreign worker registry

B.C. to set up a temporary foreign worker registry

Controversial data-collection exercise will enable more government audits of workplaces
Richmond resident to compete at Nando's international griller competition

Richmond resident to compete at Nando's international griller competition

Flippers will be dusted off and tongs polished for the Nando’s International Master Griller Competition to be held in Australia in fall, where Richmond resident, Fritz Beng Tambi Tabe, will compete on behalf of Canada.
Back-to-school buoys B.C. bricks-and-mortar retailers

Back-to-school buoys B.C. bricks-and-mortar retailers

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. At least that’s what some retailers are saying in the face of what annually is one of the biggest shopping seasons.
Interactive graph: How hard have minimum-wage hikes hit job market?

Interactive graph: How hard have minimum-wage hikes hit job market?

Employment data shows fewer negatives than some critics claim
Lululemon sales and profit soars

Lululemon sales and profit soars

Yogawear maker’s shares spiked 8 per cent after hours