01
May
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Churches, COVID-19, Economy, places of worship, Rent, sublet, Zoning bylaw

Kingston zoning bylaw would see places worship sublet space to businesses – Kingston

As places of worship struggle to fill their seats due to COVID-19 restrictions, the City of Kingston is looking to help. Since places of worship and small business have been two of the hardest-hit sectors during the coronavirus pandemic, the city is proposing that they team up and recover…
16
Apr
2021
Posted by: In: Ajax, Business, Canada, Clarington Board of Trade, COVID-19, Durham Business Contest, durham region, Economy, Oshawa, Pickering, The Park Coworking, Whitby

Clarington contest kickstarting entrepreneurs dreams

The pandemic has impacted all businesses in one way or another. The Clarington Board of Trade with some help from local partners have launched a contest for entrepreneurs. Aaron Streck has the details.
05
Apr
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Energy, Energy Sector, Kicking Horse Oil & Gas, Kicking Horse Oil & Gas Ltd, Money, Oil and Gas, Oil sector, Quantum Energy Partners, Whitecap, Whitecap Resources, Whitecap Resources Inc

Whitecap Resources strikes deal to buy Kicking Horse for $300M in cash and shares

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted April 5, 2021 7:26 pm     Updated April 5, 2021 7:27 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Fast-growing Whitecap Resources…
14
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta, Alberta COVID-19, Business, Canada, Canadian Federation of Independent Business, Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, Economy, Edmonton, Edmonton business contest, Edmonton Businesses, edmonton contest, Features, Small business support

Edmonton non-profit hosting contest to give local businesses financial help – Edmonton

With restrictions in Alberta loosening and businesses reopening, an Edmonton non-profit wants to give businesses a helping hand. Edmonton’s NextGen is hosting a video contest, sponsored by the Royal Bank of Canada, giving businesses in metro Edmonton a chance to win a grand prize of $2,500 in its virtual…
09
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta Coronavirus, Alberta COVID-19, Alberta Health Services, Alberta public health measures, Alberta public health rules, Canada, Coronavirus, Coronavirus Alberta, COVID-19, Edmonton police, edmonton police service, EPS, Khrome Beauty Lounge, Khrome Beauty Lounge Edmonton, news

Edmonton business owner apologetic for renting salon to party with DJ during pandemic – Edmonton

An Edmonton business owner is apologizing for renting out her nail salon for a large weekend party, despite COVID-19 pandemic restrictions. Police said they broke up a large gathering of at least 125 people who were partying with alcohol and a DJ at the Khrome Beauty Lounge early Sunday.…
28
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Canada, Canada Coronavirus, Coronavirus, Coronavirus Cases, Coronavirus In Canada, coronavirus news, coronavirus update, Coronavirus Vaccine, COVID-19, covid-19 canada, covid-19 news, COVID-19 Vaccine, Health

Coronavirus vaccine tourism unethical, bad for business: experts – National

Executives who engage in so-called “vaccine tourism” show both an ethical disregard for those less fortunate and a surprising lack of business acumen, experts argue. Their comments came after the head of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Mark Machin, stepped down after admitting to travelling to Dubai to receive…
26
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Canada, Changemakers award, Economy, Edmund Bellegarde, FHQ Developments, File Hills Qu'Appelle Tribal Council, Indigenous Business, James Cowan, Muscowpetung, news, Regina, Report on Business magazine, The Globe and Mail, Thomas Benjoe

FHQ Developments CEO amongst Globe and Mail award winners

An award aimed on showcasing emerging leaders who are transforming business today have announced 50 inaugural winners, including a man from the Muscowpetung First Nation. Thomas Benjoe, the CEO of FHQ Developments, earned a 2021 Report on Business Changemakers award from The Globe and Mail. “I appreciate the recognition…
24
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Air Travel Regulations, bc coronavirus, Coronavirus, Coronavirus Test, covid air travel, COVID-19, COVID-19 Testing, Health, Kelowna, Okanagan, Okanagan Testing Clinic, Princeton, private COVID-19 test, similkameen

Coronavirus: Business traveller lamenting lack of private testing sites in Okanagan – Okanagan

With new federal regulations governing international flights, some Okanagan residents who travel for work are finding it tough to obtain the necessary COVID-19 test before boarding a plane. Allan Laursen walked into Kelowna International Airport on Wednesday, bound for Copenhagen, Denmark, on a business trip. The Kelowna man works…
23
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P., Business, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money, petrochemicals, Pipelines

Inter Pipeline urges shareholders to ignore Brookfield bid, wait for review results

A formalized takeover bid for Inter Pipeline Ltd. that matches an informal offer made about two weeks ago suggests that Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. doesn’t expect a white knight to drive up the price, an analyst said Tuesday. On Monday after markets closed, Brookfield said its $16.50 per share…
22
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield Infrastructure, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P., Business, Energy, Energy Sector, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money

Brookfield and its partners formally launch hostile bid for Inter Pipeline

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 22, 2021 8:16 pm     Updated February 22, 2021 8:17 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Brookfield Infrastructure Partners…