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News Canada » British Columbia: Canada province readies housing plan amid affordability crisis

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-housing-britishcolumbia/canada-province-readies-housing-plan-amid-affordability-crisis-idUSKCN1G3286
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

British Columbia has passed five straight balanced budgets and it ... By comparison, the ratio for Toronto rose to 8.3 in 2016 and was 4.9 for Canada, which is skewed higher by the two cities, while 3 or less is considered affordable.

News Canada » British Columbia: Five Eagles Earn Olympic Gold As USA Women’s Hockey Topples Canada 3-2 (SO)!

News channel or source: https://www.bcinterruption.com/boston-college-bc-eagles-womens-hockey/2018/2/22/17039444/boston-college-bc-eagles-usa-canada-womens-hockey-final-score-3-2-overtime-usa-america-best
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

But Canada tied the game right back up just two minutes into the ... and Emily for making us proud and bringing home Olympic gold for BC!

News Canada » British Columbia: Shootout loss sends Canada to silver medal in women's hockey

News channel or source: http://www.gettysburgtimes.com/sports/national/article_352d60bc-b027-5bc4-8427-dd0a7f6a37f5.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The way it got there was also fairly unsatisfying to Larocque and her teammates. Canada lost 3-2 to the United States in the women's hockey gold medal game in a tiebreaker shootout on Thursday when the teams couldn't settle their quadrennial grudge match ...

News Canada » British Columbia: US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

News channel or source: https://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/ap_news/sports/us-women-beat-canada-for-gold-in-a--/article_bc0e20d5-e438-52b4-b420-0b3ccf46c1af.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

That would be 20-year-old goalie Maddie Rooney, who stuffed the last two Canadian shooters to wrap up a 3-2 victory Thursday that snapped the Americans' 20-year gold medal drought and ended Canada's bid for a fifth straight title in the first shootout in ...

News Canada » British Columbia: US women end drought, beat Canada for gold in a shootout

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/sns-bc-oly--hkw-us-canada-20180222-story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Twenty long years after taking gold when the sport debuted in 1998 at Nagano, the United States snapped Canada's streak of four straight Olympic golds Thursday with a 3-2 shootout victory. Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored in the sixth round of the ...

News Canada » British Columbia: Canadian Government Approves Digital Technology Cluster in British Columbia

News channel or source: http://www.nearshoreamericas.com/canada-approves-digital-technology-cluster-british-columbia/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

A Microsoft-led IT industry consortium has won government approval to set up a digital technology supercluster in British Columbia, Canada, making it eligible to obtain a portion of US$755 million in federal funding. The Supercluster will use big data and ...

News Canada » British Columbia: The Latest: US beats Canada for gold in women's hockey game

News channel or source: http://www.bdtonline.com/region/the-latest-us-beats-canada-for-gold-in-women-s/article_22ff7bc0-6f73-5d86-a60d-a9244e2936f0.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The United States has beaten Canada in a shootout to win their first Olympic gold since 1998 in women's hockey. Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored in the first extra round of the first shootout tiebreaker in Olympic women's hockey history on Thursday to ...

News Canada » British Columbia: Graham Alexander of Vancouver Canada and GGIQ Developments Assign 5 Lots on Rupert Street in the Lynn Creek Town Center

News channel or source: https://www.newswire.com/news/graham-alexander-of-vancouver-canada-and-ggiq-developments-assign-5-20347934
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

NORTH VANCOUVER, Canada, February 20, 2018 (Newswire.com) - Graham Alexander of GGIQ Developments is pleased to announce the assignment of five houses on Rupert Street in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The assembly is in the Lynn Creek Town ...

News Canada » British Columbia: Canada - BC government to increase foreign buyer tax on housing, include more cities

News channel or source: http://www.forexlive.com/news/!/canada-bc-government-to-increase-foreign-buyer-tax-on-housing-include-more-cities-20180220
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Projects budget surplus of C$219 million in 2018/19, sixth consecutive balanced budget Gov't says will increase foreign buyer tax on housing to 20 pct, widen to include more cities To impose speculation tax on value of housing, 0.5 pct in 2018, rising to 2 ...

News Canada » British Columbia: British Columbia cracks down on foreign homebuyers

News channel or source: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/british-columbia-cracks-down-on-foreign-homebuyers-2018-02-20
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Stephen Punwasi, co-founder of Better Dwelling, an online housing news service, said British Columbia's renewed efforts could have some bite in curbing house-price gains. "I think this could be a pretty big deal," he said. Vancouver is Canada's third ...