November 22, 2012
Journal of Commerce Update for the week of November 26th, 2012
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of November 26th, 2012.
HD Mining International is asking for clarification from the federal government on statements it made about temporary foreign workers.
Two British Columbia construction unions are challenging Labour Market Opinions (LMOs) issued by the federal government for temporary foreign workers to work at a mine near Tumbler Ridge.
Staff writer Richard Gilbert has a story about how Atco Electric has received approval from Alberta regulators to build a $1.6 billion transmission line from Edmonton to Calgary.
Correspondent Peter Kenter dives into Canadian construction history with a story about the legendary Deifenbunker, and legal columnists Matt Swanson and Krista Johanson look into the importance of notice provisions.
Monday’s issue also includes a feature pull-out on professional services, and make sure to check out our latest feature video, which highlights the CSC Construction Fair recently held in Vancouver.
The Independent Contractors and Businesses Association recently held its annual general meeting, and ICBA president Philip Hochstein was on hand to speak to the Journal of Commerce about the past year and his hopes for the industry in the year to come.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of December 9th, 2013.
Jeff Lyth of the British Columbia Construction Safety Alliance was the final speaker at Bridging the Gap 2013, held recently in Richmond, British Columbia.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of December 2nd, 2013.
Werner Hofstatter, the products and markets advisor for the Canadian Wood Council's Wood Works! BC Program, spoke to the Journal of Commerce at the Wood Solutions Fair, recently held at the Vancouver Convention Centre.