Tag: BC Economy

Weekly roundup – January 23-27

Time to catch up on your reading? Here are the business, financial, and career news stories that made headlines this week. BC aims for more diversified economy – Global News  “There is not turning back the tide:” Globalization is officially

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Weekly Roundup: December 5- 9

It’s the end of another busy work week. Just in case you missed the news, we have this week’s latest business, financial, and career news! CPA Business Execs Feel a Lot Better about the Post-Election Economy – Accounting Today CPA Canada celebrates milestone

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Why should BC foster head office growth?

A common theme throughout CPABC’s 2016 publications has been emphasizing the need for British Columbia to attract more head offices and foster the growth of those already established. Beyond being highlighted in CPABC BC Check-Up and CPABC in Focus Magazine,

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Weekly Roundup: November 14 – 18

It’s the end of another busy work week And that means its time to catch up on the latest business, financial, and career news with the Weekly Roundup! CPPIB posts investment gains of 4.8% as assets top $300-billion – The

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Why it is important to foster head office growth: Lessons from the high-tech sector

The cover story of the November/December issue of CPABC in Focus magazine highlights that British Columbia’s economy could benefit from attracting new head offices and supporting the growth of those already established. Head offices are crucial contributors to an area’s economy,

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The importance of establishing input tax credits for business

British Columbia is set to lead Canada in terms of GDP growth over the next several years. However, in order to take advantage of this position, and encourage the diversification and maturation our our economy, BC needs to focus on

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Weekly Roundup: November 7 – 11

Feeling out of the loop on this week’s news? Catch up on the week’s headlines, with the Weekly Roundup. Kinder Morgan president backs off previous climate change remarks – CBC News Canada needs a positive bilateral tone and a more global

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CPABC in Focus Magazine: Fostering head office growth in BC

In the November/December issue of CPABC in Focus magazine, we take on lessons from the high-tech sector to understand how BC can better foster head office growth to attract more business. Also featured is a look at CPABC’s recommendations to the province’s Select

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Weekly Roundup: October 24 – 28

Busy week? Get caught up on the all the latest business, financial, and career news! Committee calls for tougher enforcement against tax evasion (Investment Executive) National Bank of Canada to cut 600 jobs, embrace digital era – Globe and Mail CPA

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BC as a place to live

Looking at British Columbia’s economy performance in the annual CPABC’s BC Check-Up report,  the province did not stand out as a place to live in 2015. Last year, three of our four indicators showed less than satisfactory results, highlighting that BC

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