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Safe work practices in residential construction

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When you plan to do a house renovation, new back yard landscaping, replace an old asphalt shingle roof, update signal glazed windows, or rebuild your old house, what is the most important thing to know? The project budget cost? The project completion time? The material details? The workmanship? None of the above are the right […]

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Celebration of the Xinhai Revolution 110th Anniversary (Dart Coon Club Headquarters of Canada)

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On behalf of our Association (Vancouver Shunde Benevolent Association), I attended the celebration of the Xinhai Revolution 110th Anniversary held by Dart Coon Club Headquarters of Canada in Vancouver Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. During the banquet, the chairman of Hongmen Dart Coon Club Headquarters of Canada gave a speech about the bitter and […]

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Shipping Crisis and Inflation

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Shipping Crisis and Inflation There is no doubt that China has become “the world’s Factory” for more than two decades. Canadian construction industries benefit from their low cost and high-quality products such as hand tools, power tools, nails, electrical wires, lighting fixtures, plumbing PVC pipes, tiles, door locks, cabinet hinge, paint buckets…etc. One can easily […]

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What is passive house?

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What is passive House? What is ultra-low energy building? I believe you feel very abstract, vocabulary and cannot understand, today let me give you a science popularization! It will become the new trend of Mainstream Architecture in the future. Passive house and ultra-low energy building This is the building standard. Passive housing is considered to […]

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Licon Construction supporting COVID-19 Emergency Plan

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Our company, Licon Construction Ltd., actively participated in community epidemic prevention. Under the arrangement of the Vancouver Shunde Benevolent Association’s consultants, Ms. Alice Wong and Mr. Benny Wong, our company helped prepare more than 1200 bottles of hand sanitizer, which was donated with the 15000 medical masks prepared by the vice president of Canada Dongguan […]

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Richmond’s greenhouse gas emissions by 50% by 2030

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In response to the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) recent report on limiting global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, the City has set the target of reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Richmond by 50% by 2030. The city will be updating the Community Energy and Emissions Plan, and ensure that […]

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2019 Canadian federal election

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In October of this year, the federal election will be held. The new Prime Minister of Canada will soon be elected. For this election, I am supporting the Liberal Party candidate, Mr. Steven Kou from the district of Richmond central, Canada.  Last week, I had attended Mr. Kou’s campaign meeting and had a chance to […]

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Vancouver Shunde Benevolent Association – Chinese New Year celebration dinner 2019

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A season of beginnings, spring is a time for celebrations. February 10, 2019 marked the establishment of the fourth Vancouver Shunde Benevolent Association and the second Vancouver Shunde Business Association Chamber of Commerce Council. Despite the inclement weather, members still journeyed out and attended with anticipation for this splendid celebration. At the start of the […]

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City of Vancouver Regulation Redesign

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Vancouver is one of the oldest cities in Canada with great historical value. The city zoning and development by-laws have been implemented and used for serval decades, desperately needing a renewal. In July 2018, the City launched a regulation redesign team with the objective to simplify and modernize the perplexing existing city by-laws. The regulation […]

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11th November Remembrance Day

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November 11th of this year marks the Armistice Day of the First World War (1914-1918). It is named Remembrance Day. Most Commonwealth countries today commemorate those who died in military service and veterans. This year, the Richmond Municipal Government has held commemorative activities on this day as usual. There were two minutes of silence at […]