Vote! And get to know your candidates. Electoral Area A by-election for those living at UBC/UEL.

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/electoral-area-a-the-strange-b-c-byelection-for-a-place-with-no-local-government-1.5143887 http://www.metrovancouver.org/boards/BoardPublications/EAA-By-election_Candidate-Profiles.pdf   INFORMATION FOR VOTERS REQUESTING A MAIL BALLOT PACKAGE If you (1) cannot physically attend a voting place, or (2) will be out of town on both advance and general voting days, or (3) live in a *remote …

Money laundering in BC luxury car market

May 8, 2019, Vaughn Palmer, Vancouver Sun.  https://vancouversun.com/opinion/columnists/vaughn-palmer-report-reveals-thick-of-money-laundering-in-b-c-luxury-car-market VICTORIA — When money-laundering expert Peter German turned his attention to the luxury car market late last year, he was not long in assembling the telling anecdotes that made his earlier findings …

Expanding scope of money laundering unit

May 2, 2019 As quoted in the Vancouver Sun GORDON HOEKSTRA Updated: May 2, 2019 B.C. Attorney General David Eby. CHAD HIPOLITO / PNG SHAREADJUSTCOMMENTPRINT The B.C. government may expand the scope of a proposed policing unit, meant to specialize in money …

Groups Collaborate on Anti-Money Laundering

April 15, 2019.  The Province.  By Rob Shaw: As quoted in the article: Five agencies are banding together to help fight money laundering in British Columbia’s real estate industry. VICTORIA — Cash-less transactions, mandatory education and better information-sharing among governments …