Sidney Company Tastes Sweet Success with Sugar Kelp
Feb. 16, 2020 3:30 p.m. By WOLF DEPNER A Sidney company wants to get in on the wet ground floor of the seaweed-as-food industry, while saving...
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13th Annual Vancouver Island Economic Summit Breakfast Keynote
At the 13th Annual Vancouver Island Economic Summit Breakfast Peter Hall, Vice-President and Chief Economist, Export Development Canada (EDC), provided an engaging talk on the the...
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Food Processing Hub Adds Value to Alberni Valley Agri-Food Industry
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 More than two dozen new jobs are anticipated in the Alberni Valley in the next few years, thanks to a new food...
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Island Good is Great for Local Products
Nov. 7, 2019 8:30 a.m. | LOCAL NEWS The room was abuzz at the Island Good Session that took place during the 2019 State of the...
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Vancouver Island Groups make Efforts to make Tourism Sustainable
Oct. 26, 2019 12:00 a.m. By KARL YU Environmental efforts for tourism discussed at Island economic summit panel discussion. Organizations, businesses and government on the Island...
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Clean Tech Works for Everything from Breweries to Batteries, say Island Summit Panelists
Oct. 25, 2019 11:15 a.m By CHRIS BUSH Transportation, brewery and First Nation representatives speak at VIEA economic summit in Nanaimo. Representatives from a First Nation,...
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B.C. Premier Talks Pipeline, Western Separatism at Economic Summit
Oct. 23, 2019 5:25 p.m By NICHOLAS PESCOD Horgan wonders why Albertans feel animosity toward federal government that bought a pipeline. B.C. Premier John Horgan says...
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