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BIV | Today's Business News - August 1, 2014: Apache Corporation pulling out of proposed Kitimat LNG project | Mining and Energy.

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Mining and Energy Apache Corporation pulling out of proposed Kitimat LNG project Apache Corporation announced July 31 that it intends to completely sell its stake in the proposed multibillion-dollar ...  READ MORE Politics and Policy   Nisga’a Nation signs agreements with province reinforcing self-government The British Columbia government signed three agreements with the Nisga’a Nation July 31, building on the treaty with ...  READ MORE Retail and Manufacturing   B.C. Microbrewers increase sales 43.4% as big brewers watch sales fall [with infographic] Domestic microbrewers’ 43.4% sales growth in B.C. in the year ended June 30 was not only more robust than any other ...  READ MORE Politics and Policy   Vancouver Aquarium “deeply disappointed” by cetacean breeding ban The Vancouver park board voted 5-0 to ban the breeding of whales and dolphins at  ...  READ MORE More News...     Manufacturing growth

BIV | Today's Business News - July 31, 2014: Housing sales forecast to hit highest level in five years: BCREA | Real Estate and Development.

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Real Estate and Development Housing sales forecast to hit highest level in five years: BCREA Residential sales will increase 9.8% to 80,100 units in 2014, making it the first time since 2009 that sales climb above ...  READ MORE Economy and Finance   B.C. wage growth continues to lag behind the rest of the country The average weekly earnings in British Columbia increased by 2% in the 12 months to May, while nationwide ...  READ MORE Real Estate and Development   City floats idea of partnering with private sector to build new aquatic centre City of Vancouver staff has floated the idea of having a private developer build a new aquatic centre at the northern foot of ...  READ MORE Mining and Energy   West Vancouver council says no to LNG tankers Tankers carrying liquefied natural gas should stay out of Howe Sound, according to ...  READ MORE More News...     Canada sees fifth monthly GDP increase Lenders open vaults to commercial rea

BIV | Today's Business News - July 30, 2014: Economy and Finance: Investment advisers bullish on Canadian equities Canadian invest

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Law Concord Pacific heading to court over False Creek park site Developer Concord Pacific is heading to court in an attempt to stop the False Creek Residents Association from...  READ MORE Forestry   Lakeland Mills fined $724,000 for 2012 sawmill explosion WorkSafeBC has levied a more-than $724,000 fine against Lakeland Mills for the 2012 sawmill explosion that ...  READ MORE Retail and Manufacturing   Ikea illegally negotiated with workers, must pay damages to union, says Labour Relations Board Ikea has indicated it would appeal an LRB ruling that agreed with the union’s assertion that ...  READ MORE Economy and Finance   Investment advisers bullish on Canadian equities Canadian investment advisers are optimistic about domestic equities and commodities, and are increasingly positive about the Canadian dollar ...  READ MORE More News...     Lawyer engaged in illegal insider trading, says BCSC Caribbean crime damaging Canadian ec