Statistics Canada says the B.C. economy slumped a little in November as the province shed jobs in education and the technology sector.
Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Que, on July 6, 2013. Source: Surete du Quebec.
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A liquefied natural gas project in British Columbia proposed by Malaysia's state-owned Petronas has attracted a new partner. Petroleum Brunei has agreed to acquire a 3-per-cent stake in the Pacific NorthWest LNG project led by Petronas.
On a warm, cloudless September afternoon in 1967, premier W.A.C. Bennett clambered into the cab of a 90-ton belly dump truck to spread the last load of fill on what was, at the time, one of the most ambitious and controversial projects undertaken in Canada.