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Vancouver Sun: West Fraser Timber CEO becomes chair of BC Business Council

Hank Ketcham, chairman and CEO of West Fraser Timber, has been named the new chair of the Business Council of British Columbia. "I am honoured to have been appointed chair of the Business Council," Ketcham told the council's annual general meeting, according to a news release.

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Times Colonist: Lumber exec new business council chair

The Business Council of British Columbia, a group of 250 major companies who account for a quarter of all jobs in the province, has appointed Hank Ketcham, chief executive of West Fraser Timber, as the council's new chairman for a two-year term.

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Business in Vancouver: Few business gains forecast in return-to-PST bill

A few administrative gains for business in B.C.’s return-to-PST legislation won’t offset the damage to B.C.’s economy that will result from losing the HST. That’s how B.C. business experts are viewing the province’s Bill 54, which is set to return the province to the PST on April 1, 2013.

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