Vancouver Chinatown

Chinatown Belongs To All Of Us

Suzanne Ma | Posted 04.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Suzanne Ma

I didn't grow up in Chinatown. Neither did my mother and father. My ancestors didn't come to North America to pan for gold or build the railroad. No one in my family paid a head tax. Chinatown was just a place we visited every weekend to stock up on supplies. Even still, this neighbourhood, this community, this place we call "Chinatown" has become very near and dear to my heart.

Vancouver Chinatown Tower Will Hurt Homeless: Advocate

CBC | Posted 04.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver housing advocates worry city hall's push to revitalize historic Chinatown could work against its homelessness strategy. Cit...

Bigger, Better Chinese New Year Parade

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia

This year's Vancouver Chinese New Year parade has so many additional participants that organizers have adjusted the start time and route to accommodat...

B.C. Business Pillar Dies At 72

CBC | Posted 03.03.2012 | Canada Business

Business leader and philanthropist Milton Wong, who grew up among eight siblings in Vancouver's Chinatown and later helped broker British...

Vancouver: No Place for Globaphobes

Miro Cernetig | Posted 08.14.2011 | Canada
Miro Cernetig

We want our fair share of Asia's game-changing, economic boom. Yet when Asia shows interest, Vancouverites have a history of responding with what you might call globaphobia.