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Canadian teams reimagine carbon dioxide emissions for $20M competition
What if carbon dioxide emissions could be transformed from a liability into an asset? That's the $20-million question behind the NRG COSIA Carbon XPrize, a global competition to create technology...
Jan 9th, 2017
Riddick’s dour action and Something in the Air’s radical nostalgia: reviews
Vin Diesel is Hollywood’s lone standard bearer this week, as Riddick
Sep 5th, 2013
VanWineFest: 2013 trade competition award winners announced
To honour professionals who contribute to our region’s exceptional wine and food culture, there is an annual award lunch where winners of each category are announced.
Mar 4th, 2013
Quebecers beware, these aren't your classic poutines
Vancouver Foodster launched yet another culinary competition, and this time the focus is, our "national food", the poutine. I tasted 3 out of 21, see what I thought of them...
Feb 20th, 2013
Two local chefs prepare for the Almost Famous Chef Competition in Toronto
Matt Cusano and Kevan Hafichuk prepare for the culinary competition with a preview of their dishes to a group of media representatives Tuesday afternoon.
Feb 12th, 2013
Taste of Yaletown mixes it up with Shakedown Cocktail Competition
The best bartenders of Yaletown congregated in Minami Restaurant for a night of Bacardi Rum cocktails and a chance to show-off their skills. Competing restaurants were Glowbal Grill, Hamilton...
Oct 27th, 2012
Forbes: Canada outranks the world for business, credits HST
According to Forbes magazine, Canada is the place to be when it comes to business. Last year, Canada ranked No. 4 on Forbes annual "The Best Countries for Business" list. Forbes credits the...
Oct 4th, 2011