Business

White Rock BIA facing $150,000 sponsorship funding shortfall

Executive director Alex Nixon has concerns for the future of city’s business community

 

Labour minister stands ground as B.C. business leaders demand temporary layoff extension

Temporary layoff time limits must be extended now, businesses tell Harry Bains

 

New association launches to give voice to B.C. First Nation development corporations

First Nation Business Development Association is comprised of nearly 50 members

As two B.C. offices see outbreaks, Dr. Henry warns tests don’t replace other measures

Physical distancing, PPE and sanitizing remain key to reduce COVID-19 spread

Safe business practices, rent relief dual focus of Chamber’s next virtual town hall

COVID-19-focused conversation to take place Friday, May 29

  • May 27, 2020

Commercial rent relief applications open as feds encourage landlords to apply

Program would see government cover 50 per cent of the rent

Surrey panel tackles re-opening for business in the wake of COVID-19

Four business leaders who’ve weathered trying times offer their advice

Surrey jeweler’s ‘Honor a Hero’ pendant thanks first responders, benefits food bank

‘We don’t know how much of a hit this will be, but we hope to help with this’

New site for South Surrey mobility-equipment business

HME Mobility & Accessibility shifting to larger space, but staying close

Fraser Valley poultry processing plant ordered to remain closed due to COVID-19

Fraser Valley Specialty Poultry says it’s ‘taking a breather’ while store, office remain open

White Rock council reviews rules for restaurant patio enclosures

Recommendations visualize post-pandemic, all-season business

Surrey program for immigrant entrepreneurs earns CANIE award

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Innovation initiative supports BC businesses + students

New Ventures BC grants to businesses support hiring BC students

  • Apr 20, 2020

B.C. designer John Fluevog creates shoes in honour of Dr. Bonnie Henry

Pre-sale profits from the shoes will go to Food Banks BC

South Surrey denture clinic producing ear-protectors for frontline workers during COVID-19 pandemic

Envision Denture Centre’s 3-D printer can create 48 protectors in an hour

Life and Style with Terry Simpson

Lexi & Lake owner hopes to set trends not follow them

  • Apr 10, 2020

Canadian businesses urged to complete survey on COVID-19 impacts

Chamber and Statistic Canada trying to understand what businesses are going through

Surrey hospital staff fed by Delta restaurant with opening date delayed due to COVID-19

Happy Singh Eats will be ‘an Indian McDonald’s in terms of the price points,’ rep says

Surrey’s two largest hotels are now closed due to COVID-19; room bookings plummet elsewhere

Guildford’s 77-room Four Points property remains open with ‘minimum amount of business,’ GM says