BC Ferries will ban smoking on all ships and at all of its terminals by January 2018. They will also forbid passengers from remaining in cars on closed decks during sailings starting in October.
OTTAWA - The upcoming enrichment of the Canada Pension Plan will help fuel a 48-fold boost to the public fund's assets over the long haul - to more than $15.8 trillion by 2090, according to federal calculations.
VICTORIA -- The B.C. government ended the last fiscal year with a surplus of $2.7 billion, largely in line with unaudited financial results released two months ago by the province's former Liberal government.
A major Ontario labour reform bill is being tweaked but so far is seeing no significant changes to key parts, including a controversial phase-in of a $15 minimum wage, leaving concerned businesses looking to a relief package promised by the premier.
Vancouver home buyers took out smaller and fewer mortgages after the government imposed measures to cool the province's fiery housing market.