Vancouver Chinatown

The 105 Keefer Rezoning Is All About Profit

Gabriel Yiu | Posted 05.23.2017 | Canada
Gabriel Yiu

The rezoning application to increase the height and bulk of the building to be erected on 105 Keefer Street in Chinatown has become a hot issue in the...

Why Vancouver's Chinatown Is One Of The Best In The World

Flight Network | Posted 10.11.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Flight Network

Vancouver is home to the largest Chinatown in Canada and the third-largest in North America, following New York and San Francisco. Amazingly, Vancouver's Chinatown dates back to the 1800s, and it's a place that every visitor should see.

6 Spots That'll Even Make Vancouverites Love Their City Again

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.04.2016 | Canada British Columbia

“Vancouver’s a special place. Every time I come here, there’s a part of me that wants to stay.”

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. City co...

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 Columbia's f...

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.