Forbes

Only One NHL Team Made Forbes Most Valuable Sports Franchise List

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2014 | Canada Business

The Maple Leafs are the only NHL team on Forbes's list of the 50 most valuable franchises in sports, checking in at No. 26.According to Forbes, the Le...

Gotham City Is Actually Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

If it feels dark and grey and gloomy in Vancouver sometimes, it might be because our fair home has another identity: Gotham City. Well, at least for T...

Big Wins For This Vancouver Hotel

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver hotel has nabbed two major travel accolades. The Rosewood Hotel Georgia, located in downtown Vancouver, was awarded a Forbes Travel Gui...

Canadian Prodigy Cracks Forbes List Again

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver native and UBC alumnus Brian Wong has been named to the Forbes Top 30 Under 30 list for the third time. This week, the magazine counted ...

Awash In Refugees, Whose Needs Come First?

Diane Weber Bederman | Posted 11.24.2013 | Canada
Diane Weber Bederman

We are awash in refugees, today, especially with the disaster taking place in Syria. We have limited resources -- human and financial. We must priorit...

In an Economic Storm, Canada Holds the Best Umbrella

Andrew Pyle | Posted 12.11.2011 | Canada
Andrew Pyle

Assuming Mr. Carney and his fiscal policy counterparts maintain their credibility, the country may very well hang on to number one for another year at least. That's good news for business and it might just be the thing that softens the blow to our equity market should the gyrations of the past few months continue.

Sunday Roundup

Danielle Crittenden | Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada
Danielle Crittenden

We Canadians have much to be thankful for today --not least for the relative stability of our economy has so far maintained amidst the steadily worsening global storm. It's no wonder, then, that Forbes magazine declared Canada the number one country in the world with which to do business, a fact celebrated by our blogger, David Gratzer. I will be celebrating the holiday with my family out in our little cottage in Prince Edward County, Ontario. Out in the county, pretty much everything we eat is grown within a 20-mile radius. If you have not tried this sort of produce, I urge you to follow the advice of our new contributor, Malcolm Jolley, and do so. You'll never go back to an imported waxy January tomato again. Happy Thanksgiving to all.

Why Forbes Thinks Canada's Economy Is Number One

David Gratzer | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada
David Gratzer

Canada gets top marks for freedom -- odd in a country where you can easily get a marijuana joint in most big cities, but not a private MRI scan

Forbes: Canada Best Country For Business

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Forbes ranked Canada as the best country for business on Tuesday, moving up from fourth spot last year, helped by a lower overall tax burden...