Blog by William (Bill) Dow,

B.C. economy watch: Looking ahead

January 26th, 2011

January 26, 2011
More than a year into its recovery, British Columbia's economy has recovered much of the ground lost during the recession of 2008-09.  However, the rebound that began in late 2009 and carried into 2010 slowed over the second half of last year, with the economy downshifting to a more tepid growth trajactory as 2011 begins. Even Canada, for all its advantages, is poised for some ...


January 14th, 2011

B.C.'S growth in 2011 to be stronger than expected, Central 1 predicts.
According to the report, the B.C. economy grew by 3.6 per cent in 2010.
STATED THAT B.C. will see growth of about three percent annually over the next three years, according to an economic forecast released Thursday by Central 1 Credit Union.  The report concluded that the B.C. economy would grow more quickly than expected ...