December 18, 2013
Journal of Commerce Update for the week of December 23rd, 2013
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of December 23rd, 2013.
A $535 million casino project in downtown Vancouver has been granted a conditional permit. The existing Edgewater Casino will be moved to a development near BC Place which include two hotel towers and a conference centre.
Richard Gilbert has a story about four LNG projects obtaining 25 year export licenses from the National Energy Board. The projects are located in Prince Rupert and Kitimat, B.C.
Richard also has a story about Kinder Morgan’s application to twin the Trans Mountain Pipeline, which will extend from Edmonton, AB to Burnaby, BC.
Daily Commercial News staff writer Patricia Williams has an article about the winning designs in the Winnipeg 2014 Warming Huts competition, and Stephen Bauld has a column about improving Canadian infrastructure.
This week’s feature video asks Journal of Commerce Editorial Advisory Board members what they consider to be the biggest story of 2013.
All this and more is available in print and online at www.journalofcommerce.com
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