July 2019

Is a fresh wave of overseas real estate investors coming from Hong Kong (again)?

Posted on Jul 29, 2019

Metro Vancouver’s reduced residential property prices must look pretty tempting to those looking to get their money out of troubled Hong Kong.

Since the foreign buyer tax was first introduced in Metro Vancouver in 2016, and then extended in 2018, the percentage of overseas buyers has plummeted, according to B.C. government figures. And since further...

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Chevron Seeks All-Electric Canada LNG Plant to Cut Emissions

Posted on Jul 25, 2019

Chevron Corp. is seeking approval to modify its plans for a liquefied natural gas export facility on Canada’s Pacific Coast to an all-electric design that it says will result in the lowest greenhouse-gas emissions per ton of LNG of any large project in the world.
Chevron and its partner Woodside Petroleum Ltd. earlier this year had announced they’d...

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