Business

Telus to invest $5.5 million in Abbotsford

TELUS will invest $5.5 million in Abbotsford in 2012 to expand 4G LTE to the community and introduce Optik TV to even more homes.

B.C.’s top entrepreneurs to speak in Abbotsford

The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce is hosting three speakers, each recognized as BC’s Top 40 Under 40, at its monthly luncheon on April 26.

Abbotsford Chamber elects new directors

Four new directors were elected during the annual general meeting of the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce.

Overwaitea Group purchases Zellers pharmacy business

Organization runs Save-on and Price Smart Foods in Abbotsford as well as across the province.

  • Apr 2, 2012

Coast Capital supports UFV student leadership

Student leadership will continue to thrive at UFV in Abbotsford, thanks to a $50,000 contribution from Coast Capital Savings

Valuable items like war memorabilia

Treasure hunters buying gold, silver and other valuables

Abbotsford Super 8 Motel host show which turns gold silver and valuables into cash.

Valuable items like war memorabilia

Abbotsford Downtown Business Association elects new executive, board

The ADBA has elected a new board of directors and executive.

Car levy, new carbon tax for TransLink concerns business

Car levy, new carbon tax for TransLink concerns business

B.C. Chamber president says regional tolling would be more fair

Car levy, new carbon tax for TransLink concerns business
Dead Frog Brewery founder and CEO Derrick Smith inspecting a bottle at the brewery.

Dead Frog Brewery takes big leap on ‘The Big Decision’

Dead Frog Brewery will have the opportunity of a lifetime next week on CBC’s The Big Decision.

Dead Frog Brewery founder and CEO Derrick Smith inspecting a bottle at the brewery.

New website for Abbotsford International Airport

The site is designed to be easier to use than before.

Chambers converge at Abbotsford’s Tradex

Chambers from Surrey to Chilliwack and Pitt Meadows to Mission promote the event to their membership.

Prospera named Abbotsford’s top employer

Vibrant Abbotsford presented Prospera Credit Union with their inaugural Top Employer Award.

TD opens new commercial branch in Abbotsford

The new TD Commercial Banking Centre, located at 32817 South Fraser Way, will serve the communities of Abbotsford, Mission and Chilliwack.

Rendering of proposed Telus Garden project in Vancouver.

Telus intends to spend $3 billion, hire 1,300

Telecom firm promises ambitious expansion plan including technology upgrades

Rendering of proposed Telus Garden project in Vancouver.

Abbotsford News up for eight awards

The Abbotsford News has been honoured with eight British Columbia/Yukon Community Newspaper Award nominations

  • Feb 24, 2012

Doing business with other cultures

Satwinder Bains will discuss the advantages of doing business with different cultures at the Abbotsford Chamber’s Feb. 29 luncheon.

ICBC wrong to offer police use of photo database

Province to pull $500m out of ICBC over three years

Flow of profits to Victoria continues as auto insurance rates set to rise

ICBC wrong to offer police use of photo database

Stantec named on a Canada’s best diversity employers

Stantec, which has a location in Abbotsford,has been named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers.

Abbotsford Chamber Connections set for Feb. 23

Simply Perfect Flowers will host the next Abbotsford Chamber networking event on Feb. 23 in their new location on South Fraser Way.

  • Feb 15, 2012

Employers invited to apply for summer jobs funding

The federal Canada Summer Jobs program is now accepting applications.

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