Daphne Bramham: A short list of what's bugging me today

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 00:11:12 +0000

Why ban noisy leafblowers but not motorcycles? Why do we need checkout clerks? Why won’t Canada let international medical graduates work?

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B.C. furniture retailers reeling from new tariff of almost 300 per cent on sofas from China and Vietnam

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 00:38:02 +0000

In December 2020, about a dozen Canadian furniture manufacturers reported that upholstery producers in China and Vietnam were selling into Canada at below-market prices and hurting sales for Canadian companies.

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Douglas Todd: In Canada, South Asians four times as likely to buy a home

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2021 14:00:36 +0000

Analysis: South Asians in Canada are more likely than others to buy a home, be born outside the country, have a master’s degree and shop online, according to a survey.

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Daphne Bramham: Vancouver faces both a humanitarian and existential crisis

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2020 02:58:10 +0000

Analysis: Vancouver’s core is at risk of becoming like New York City’s in the 1970s — a place abandoned by everyone except for the most vulnerable and disadvantaged who have nowhere else to go

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