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Santa Fe Reporter
New Poll Shows Meteor Crash Outshines Clinton, Trumpto the report, "90 percent of the public lands managed by (the BLM) are open to
New Poll Shows Meteor Crash Outshines Clinton, Trump
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 7 hours ago
to the report, "90 percent of the public lands managed by (the BLM) are open to oil and gas leasing and mineral resource extraction even in areas of little or no potential for developing these resources." That number leads to a broken... Read more
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Inquirier.net
MVP’s Philex upbeat on mining despite GinaAustin said mines should be organized in locations officially classified for su
MVP’s Philex upbeat on mining despite Gina
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Austin said mines should be organized in locations officially classified for such purpose, with operations extending beyond resource extraction and properly compensating the land with greater benefits for individuals and areas affected. Disclaimer:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zami Delegates Call for Mineral Revenue Sharing Mechanismsin host areas. The delegates said in Lusaka that this would enable the local c
Zami Delegates Call for Mineral Revenue Sharing Mechanisms
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
in host areas. The delegates said in Lusaka that this would enable the local communities to benefit from the mineral resource extraction, ultimately empowering the communities where mining companies operate from. ZAMI 2016 chairperson... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Bureau of Land Management unveils final SEIS on Roan Plateau leases(SEIS) for the Roan Plateau on Tuesday that addresses long-running issues conce
Bureau of Land Management unveils final SEIS on Roan Plateau leases
Aspen Daily News / Posted yesterday
(SEIS) for the Roan Plateau on Tuesday that addresses long-running issues concerning the balance between conservation and resource extraction on top of the ecological gem near Rifle. The proposed plan incorporates a preferred alternative that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Earth Talk: Underwater noise pollution puts stresses on marine lifehuman threats. Of particular concern lately to environmentalists is underwater
Earth Talk: Underwater noise pollution puts stresses on marine life
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
human threats. Of particular concern lately to environmentalists is underwater noise pollution from seismic testing, where resource extraction industries use air guns to map the seafloor to look for potential oil and gas reservoirs. "From the... Read more
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Business Insurance
SEC adopts rule on oil, mining payments to foreign governmentsDutch Shell P.L.C., as well as state-owned companies in China and Brazil, accor
SEC adopts rule on oil, mining payments to foreign governments
Business Insurance / Posted 2 days ago
Dutch Shell P.L.C., as well as state-owned companies in China and Brazil, according to Oxfam. Under the final rules, "resource extraction" companies must disclose payments made to further the commercial development of oil, natural gas or... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Underwater Noise Pollution, Louder Than You Thinkhuman threats. Of particular concern lately to environmentalists is underwater
Underwater Noise Pollution, Louder Than You Think
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
human threats. Of particular concern lately to environmentalists is underwater noise pollution from seismic testing, where resource extraction industries use air guns to map the seafloor to look for potential oil and gas reservoirs. “From the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Xenophon could be kingmaker in electionat 6.9%, a full point above the national average, South Australia's economy ill
Xenophon could be kingmaker in election
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
at 6.9%, a full point above the national average, South Australia's economy illustrates how hard it is to shift away from resource extraction to services and high-tech manufacturing. Chinese demand for high-quality iron ore and coal fuelled more... Read more
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Reuters
Australian independent Xenophon could play kingmaker in electionpercent, a full point above the national average, South Australia's economy ill
Australian independent Xenophon could play kingmaker in election
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
percent, a full point above the national average, South Australia's economy illustrates how hard it is to shift away from resource extraction to services and high-tech manufacturing. Chinese demand for high-quality iron ore and coal fueled more... Read more
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DW
Hopes of peace for communist insurgents in Philippines |advocate to head the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. The commu
Hopes of peace for communist insurgents in Philippines |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
advocate to head the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. The communists are opposed to foreign mining and resource extraction, which they have targeted. Meanwhile, Bello, the peace negotiator, will lead the Department of... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Commissioners reiterate hostility to land transfersLands Council. Opponents have criticized the effort as an attempt to privatize
Commissioners reiterate hostility to land transfers
Aspen Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Lands Council. Opponents have criticized the effort as an attempt to privatize the lands, potentially exposing them to resource extraction and private ownership. Supporters claim that a centralized government in Washington, D.C., shouldn’t... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
Alberni Valley News / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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BC Local News
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
Comox Valley Record / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
Oak Bay News / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BCincreased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guara
Vancouver Island Party lays out its declaration of independence from BC
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
increased investment in public transportation, renewable energy programs, guaranteed annual incomes, a shift from resource extraction to value-added manufacturing, marine and groundwater protection, and cheap or free post-secondary... Read more
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The Age
Australia set to cash in on low-cost renewable energyretail electricity prices you've seen, renewables is now a highly competitive o
Australia set to cash in on low-cost renewable energy
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
retail electricity prices you've seen, renewables is now a highly competitive opportunity for Australia and to focus on resource extraction to the extent of all else perhaps should be re-evaluated," he said. "It's obviously a debate for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia set to cash in on low-cost renewable energyretail electricity prices you've seen, renewables is now a highly competitive o
Australia set to cash in on low-cost renewable energy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
retail electricity prices you've seen, renewables is now a highly competitive opportunity for Australia and to focus on resource extraction to the extent of all else perhaps should be re-evaluated," he said. "It's obviously a debate for... Read more
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WA Today
Australia set to cash in on low-cost renewable energyretail electricity prices you've seen, renewables is now a highly competitive o
Australia set to cash in on low-cost renewable energy
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
retail electricity prices you've seen, renewables is now a highly competitive opportunity for Australia and to focus on resource extraction to the extent of all else perhaps should be re-evaluated," he said. "It's obviously a debate for... Read more
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OregonLive.com
EPA should ensure that mining companies pay for cleanupto prevent it from happening again to other communities and their watersheds —
EPA should ensure that mining companies pay for cleanup
OregonLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
to prevent it from happening again to other communities and their watersheds — especially those already beleaguered with resource extraction issues. Stanley Petrowski lives on a ranch in the Tiller District of the Umpqua National Forest and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Internet of Things invasionand resource rationalisation in the times to come. IoT applications could be fo
Internet of Things invasion
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
and resource rationalisation in the times to come. IoT applications could be found in manufacturing, transportation, resource extraction, agriculture, and the military. Cases of industrial IoT use would involve designing optimal sensor... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
CSU study: Emissions low during frackinglook at the potential health impacts, long- and short-term, from exposure to ce
CSU study: Emissions low during fracking
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 13 days ago
look at the potential health impacts, long- and short-term, from exposure to certain chemicals during various phases of resource extraction, the Post Independent previously reported. The health risk assessment was one of nine recommendations... Read more
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OregonLive.com
A rosy audit with some dark findings: Editorial Agenda 2016familiar: low property tax rates, a high percentage of untaxable land in state
A rosy audit with some dark findings: Editorial Agenda 2016
OregonLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
familiar: low property tax rates, a high percentage of untaxable land in state or federal ownership, and the collapse of resource-extraction economies. Curry County's profile, for one, shows several built-in challenges: Its land area of 1,648... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Pot at the heart of Parachute electionelect to recall him. Board members point to the town’s financial position, whi
Pot at the heart of Parachute election
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 14 days ago
elect to recall him. Board members point to the town’s financial position, which has historically been tied to the natural resource extraction industry. The recent slowdown in the oil and gas industry is hitting the town harder than neighboring... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Fishing the North Coast: Excitement abounds for salmon openergroup of stakeholders,” Darren Mierau, North Coast Director for California Trou
Fishing the North Coast: Excitement abounds for salmon opener
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 14 days ago
group of stakeholders,” Darren Mierau, North Coast Director for California Trout, said. “The Eel River has seen decades of resource extraction and land use changes. The Forum has identified numerous high priority actions that will allow the river... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
CSU study: Emissions low during fracking2015. The assessment will likely look at the potential health impacts, long-te
CSU study: Emissions low during fracking
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 15 days ago
2015. The assessment will likely look at the potential health impacts, long-term and short-term, from exposure to certain chemicals during various phases of resource extraction. Collett said he expects CDPHE to start that process in the near futu... Read more
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BC Local News
Scientist tackles topic of Cultus Lake changes in Chilliwack talk Wednesdaywhich dramatically alters fish habitat and water quality. Nutrient loading, he
Scientist tackles topic of Cultus Lake changes in Chilliwack talk Wednesday
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
which dramatically alters fish habitat and water quality. Nutrient loading, heavy recreational use, development, resource extraction and other human impacts are taking their toll. Selbie, who heads up DFO’s Lakes Research Program, will... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Scientist tackles topic of Cultus Lake changes in Chilliwack talk Wednesdaywhich dramatically alters fish habitat and water quality. Nutrient loading, he
Scientist tackles topic of Cultus Lake changes in Chilliwack talk Wednesday
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 15 days ago
which dramatically alters fish habitat and water quality. Nutrient loading, heavy recreational use, development, resource extraction and other human impacts are taking their toll. Selbie, who heads up DFO’s Lakes Research Program, will... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
CSU study: Emissions greatest after fracking is done2015. The assessment will likely look at the potential health impacts, long-te
CSU study: Emissions greatest after fracking is done
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 16 days ago
2015. The assessment will likely look at the potential health impacts, long-term and short-term, from exposure to certain chemicals during various phases of resource extraction. Collett said he expects CDPHE to start that process in the near futu... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
No land-use change for River's Edge one-lot subdivision near Parksvillestressing that the land is already zoned Resource Management which allows a wid
No land-use change for River's Edge one-lot subdivision near Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 16 days ago
stressing that the land is already zoned Resource Management which allows a wide variety of uses including agriculture, resource extraction based businesses like log sorting or primary processing, and that, "if anything a smaller lot would make... Read more
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BC Local News
No land-use change for River's Edge one-lot subdivision near Parksvillestressing that the land is already zoned Resource Management which allows a wid
No land-use change for River's Edge one-lot subdivision near Parksville
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
stressing that the land is already zoned Resource Management which allows a wide variety of uses including agriculture, resource extraction based businesses like log sorting or primary processing, and that, "if anything a smaller lot would make... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Revelstoke Review / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Surrey Leader / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Alberni Valley News / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Abbotsford News / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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BC Local News
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Comox Valley Record / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Castlegar News
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Castlegar News / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
Peace Arch News / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Housing drives B.C. economic growthemployment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared
Housing drives B.C. economic growth
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 16 days ago
employment was three per cent higher than at the same time last year. Compared to 2015, employment was up 16.5 per cent in resource extraction, 14 per cent in public administration and 6.1 per cent in trade. For the first five months of this year,... Read more
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