Resilience, Creativity, Ambition — Three Words That Describe The Intercultural Women Entrepreneurs from The CWB Business Incubator for Women Makers and Creators

 Surrey, BC, September 24, 2021 | Every immigrant has an emotional story about their journey, and Bita Jamalpour has started up a new small business to capture them in a creative way. Her new business, Logue, is in the business of writing, illustrating and publishing immigrants’ stories through books, videos and even merchandise at thelogue.ca. 

New Study Considers Rapid Testing for Urgent Surgical Patients

Royal Columbian Hospital is the first hospital in B.C. to utilize rapid testing for COVID-19 on patients requiring urgent, unscheduled surgery. The decision to move to rapid testing in addition to current testing and screening protocols comes after the Abbott ID NOW™ COVID-19 point-of-care molecular test was trialed on urgent surgical patients during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Leading Canadian E-Commerce Platform, Shopperplus, Announces C$17 Million Series-A Financing To Amplify Ambitious Growth Plans

Montreal, Quebec, Sept. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Leading Canadian e-commerce platform, ShopperPlus (or the “Company”), has successfully raised a C$17 million Series-A financing co-led by Celtic House Asia Partners (CHAP) and the Canadian Business Growth Fund (CBGF), with participation from Celtic House Venture Partners and the National Bank of Canada. Individual investors include e-commerce shopping app Wish co-founder, Danny Zhang, and Sequoia China Managing Director, Kevin Pan.