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The Jas Johal Show

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The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

Location:

United States

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The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Full Show: Ground breaking $150 million opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma, Who is the favourite to lead the B.C. NDP after John Horgan & an update on Hockey Canada's sexual assault allegation settlement as more big name sponsorships pause their inv

6/29/2022
$150 million opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma Garth Mullins, Host of the Crackdown podcast about drugs and drug policy/Drug User Activist breaks down the settlement and answers where we go from here in fighting the against the opioid crisis BC creating mostly public sector jobs Ken Peacock, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President at Business Council of BC discusses B.C's public sector job growth Who is the favourite to win leadership of the B.C. NDP Party, after John Horgan steps down?...

Duration:01:04:31

Passport renewal turnaround time Ireland vs Canada

6/29/2022
Ruari Spillane, Dual Canadian/Irish citizen tells us his quick experience in renewing this Irish passport See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:39

Hockey Canada sexual assault allegation settlement and sponsorship suspensions

6/29/2022
John Green, North Vancouver Lawyer examines Hockey Canada's sexual assault allegations where a gang rape allegedly occurred in 2018 where 8 members of Canada's World Junior team were present. So far, Esso, Tim Hortons, Canadian Tire, Scotiabank & Telus have suspended their sponsorship deals with Hockey Canada. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:08

Who is the favourite to win leadership of the B.C. NDP Party, after John Horgan steps down?

6/29/2022
Vaughn Palmer, Vancouver Sun Columnist and Keith Baldrey, Global BC Legislative Bureau Chief discuss who the frontrunning candidates may be to lead the BC NDP after Premier John Horgan steps down. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:24

BC creating mostly public sector jobs

6/29/2022
Ken Peacock, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President at Business Council of BC discusses B.C's public sector job growth See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:13:55

$150 million opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma

6/29/2022
Garth Mullins, Host of the Crackdown podcast about drugs and drug policy/Drug User Activist breaks down the settlement and answers where we go from here in fighting the against the opioid crisis See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:15:10

The Full Show: Reaction from the political world as Premier John Horgan steps down - Former NDP leader Carole James and Former BC Premier Glen Clark speak with Jas Johal & Surrey city councillor proposes Auditor for Surrey Police Service

6/28/2022
John Horgan stepping down as Premier of BC Reaction from today's announcement where Premier John Horgan announces he will be stepping down. We discuss with Keith Baldrey, Global BC’s Legislative Bureau Chief. Plus, your calls! Surrey First councillor proposes Auditor for Surrey Police Service Linda Annis, Surrey City Councilor says it's time for Surrey to have an auditor to keep track of how dollars are spent Carole James reacts to John Horgan stepping down as Premier of B.C. Carole James,...

Duration:00:57:44

Canada to host 2023 Laver Cup during nation’s “golden age” of tennis

6/28/2022
Last week, news broke that Vancouver had been named the host city for the 2023 Laver Cup – a relatively new tennis tournament that the legendary Roger Federer helped create. Our show contributor Jawn Jang spoke with the CEO of Tennis Canada Michael Downey, to learn when tickets might go on sale and to get a reaction to the announcement. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:42

The Legacy of John Horgan

6/28/2022
Glen Clark, President and COO, The Jim Pattison Group, and served as the 31st Premier of British Columbia discusses John Horgan's legacy as Premier of British Columbia See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:49

Former leadership campaign manager for John Horgan reacts to the Premier's decision to step down

6/28/2022
Michael Gardiner, Canada President, Strategies 360. Former Executive Director of the BC NDP and leadership campaign manager for John Horgan reacts to John Horgan stepping down as Premier of British Columbia See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:13

Carole James reacts to John Horgan stepping down as Premier of B.C.

6/28/2022
Carole James, former Leader of the Opposition in British Columbia and former leader of the BC- NDP reacts to John Horgan stepping down as Premier of B.C. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:55

Surrey First councillor proposes Auditor for Surrey Police Service

6/28/2022
Linda Annis, Surrey City Councilor says it's time for Surrey to have an auditor to keep track of how dollars are spent See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:28

John Horgan stepping down as Premier of BC

6/28/2022
Reaction from today's announcement where Premier John Horgan announces he will be stepping down. We discuss with Keith Baldrey, Global BC’s Legislative Bureau Chief. Plus, your calls! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:24:27

The Full Show: Warning signs of a global recession starting to show, three former Vancouver Canucks inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame & a new visa will allow Canadians to live in Bali and work their Canadian job remotely tax free

6/27/2022
The warning signs of a global recession are starting to heat up Michael Levy, CKNW Business Analyst discusses how close the world is to a global recession Former Canucks Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin and Roberto Luongo named to the 2022 Hockey Hall of Fame inductee class Jim Hughson, former Hockey Night in Canada broadcaster and Canucks play-by-play announcer reacts to the news that three former Vancouver Canucks have been named as part of the 2022 inductees into the Hockey Hall of Fame -...

Duration:01:03:07

Vancouver Art Gallery receives $30M in federal funding in preparation for new location

6/27/2022
Anthony Kiendl, President and CEO of the Vancouver Art Gallery tell us what the new funding means to the development of the Art Gallery See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:38

New BC sales tax rules go into effect July 1 for online marketplaces like Amazon, eBay

6/27/2022
Andy Baryer, Technology and Digital Lifestyle Expert at HandyAndyMedia.com & a weekly contributor on The Shift with Shane Hewitt tells us what this new tax means for our online shopping See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:13

A new visa will let Canadian remote workers live in Bali tax-free.. But does this sound too good to be true?

6/27/2022
Jenson Leung, Employment Lawyer at Samfiru Tumarkin LLP discusses a new visa that will allow Canadians to work remotely while living in Bali tax-free. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:51

Calling all paw patrol! What you need to know about pet safety during a heat wave

6/27/2022
Dr. Lauren Adelman, Veterinarian at Canada West Veterinary Specialists Hospital discusses what all pet owners need to know to care for their animals during the summer heat. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:43

Former Canucks Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin and Roberto Luongo named to the 2022 Hockey Hall of Fame inductee class

6/27/2022
Jim Hughson, former Hockey Night in Canada broadcaster and Canucks play-by-play announcer reacts to the news that three former Vancouver Canucks have been named as part of the 2022 inductees into the Hockey Hall of Fame - Henrik & Daniel Sedin along with Roberto Luongo See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:31

The warning signs of a global recession are starting to heat up

6/27/2022
Michael Levy, CKNW Business Analyst discusses how close the world is to a global recession See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:15:42