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Calgary will soon be home to Silicon Valley-based tech accelerator

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Encana Place tower is getting a new tenant.

Catch a virtual glimpse of Calgary's new West Eau Claire Park this weekend

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Free VR googles to the first 400 people

Sears Canada to close 59 stores, lay off 2,900 workers

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The closures affect stores across the country.

Here’s where Vancouver ranks among most expensive cities in the world

87597f5b8e86c1f11ef6c2f3ab7c0b2b?s=96&d=mm&r=g Jenni Sheppard Jun 21, 2017 10,669
Guess which city ranks highest in the world...

Uber founder Travis Kalanick gives up driver's seat as company CEO

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 21, 2017 404
He will remain on the board of directors, though.

Report: Advancing women's equality could add $150B to Canada's GDP

8b597568706793ed1508c313361a119a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Yasmin Aboelsaud Jun 21, 2017 218
Gender gaps are especially significant when it comes to corporate Canada.

Made in Calgary: Apple featuring locally-made apps for Canada 150

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Download these ones first.

Calgary 2026 Olympics will require $2.4 billion in funding: committee

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 19, 2017 896
Calgary 2026's total cost is estimated at $4.6 billion.

Amazon to buy Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal

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“Going to Whole Foods, want me to pick you up anything?"

Company selected to construct new Calgary Cancer Centre for 2023

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Groundbreaking of the new facility will begin late 2017.

The average cost of rent in major Canadian cities right now (MAP)

8b597568706793ed1508c313361a119a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Yasmin Aboelsaud Jun 15, 2017 2,949
Saskatoon, anyone?

Sears Canada says it has 'significant doubt' about its future

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 13, 2017 1,946
The company says it could be forced to sell or restructure itself.

Urban Butcher brings high-quality local cuts to Calgary

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Local meat, house-made sauces and spreads, frozen food and more!

Hudson's Bay to lay off 2,000 jobs to cut costs

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 09, 2017 3,947
It will save the company $350 million.

Calgary's new Central Library construction is progressing on schedule (PHOTOS)

C5667d28f1f280a1107a885ad0d95d34?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Calgary Staff Jun 08, 2017 338
$245M project will open in late 2018

VRKADE brings the largest virtual reality playground to Calgary

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Perfect for gamers and non-gamers alike!

BC-based charter airline acquires NewLeaf

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 07, 2017 2,325
NewLeaf was already using the charter airline's planes and flight crew.

Google Home coming to Canada this month

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Ok Google.

Calgary Entrepreneur: ParkChamp App finds you affordable parking options

668b574a2554289c5843f2b6bfe8b576?s=96&d=mm&r=g Malika Karim May 31, 2017 283
Parking in Calgary is expensive!

Calling all gamers: Nintendo Canada currently hiring across the country

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Applicants must have "spent several years playing video games beyond "casual" level."

Top 15 towns and cities attracting the most job seekers in Canada, according to Indeed

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Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, and Montreal all did not make the list.

Converse finally launches Canadian website

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Finally.

Got munchies? UberEATS officially launches in Calgary

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Over 70 restaurants to choose from!

Chinese dollar store MINISO plans to open 500 stores in Canada

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan May 16, 2017 16,211
The Chinese dollar store giant designs Japanese goods.

This is the average cost of rent in major Canadian cities right now (MAP)

8b597568706793ed1508c313361a119a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Yasmin Aboelsaud May 16, 2017 11,481
May hasn't brought many surprises.

MEC named most trusted brand in Canada

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff May 16, 2017 1,980
Costco and IKEA also made the list.

Bell apologizes to 1.9 million customers after major security breach

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1.9 million active email addresses were accessed.

Air Canada cancelling Aeroplan to launch its own loyalty program

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff May 11, 2017 19,239
Forget the up, up, Aeroplan is just going away...

Air Canada ranked worst major airline in North America for satisfaction

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan May 10, 2017 22,440
Worse than United Airlines, apparently?

A Canadian media company just bought Peanuts for $345 million US

8b597568706793ed1508c313361a119a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Yasmin Aboelsaud May 10, 2017 1,435
Charlie Brown and the gang are moving to Halifax!
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