Editor of PLANT, Canada’s largest industrial magazine dedicated to advancing Canadian manufacturing.
Navarro claimed the automaker “dragged its heels for days” in committing to the investments.
US government’s top infectious disease expert said the US could experience more than 100,000 deaths and millions of infections from the pandemic.
Canadian plants are to resume production April 14, closures depending on government stay-in-place orders.
Extension is in response to the “continued steep decline” in market demand.
Claims the real people want to get back to work ASAP, critics say he’s presenting the nation with a false choice.
Reminds workplaces still operating to promote proper hygiene and social distancing.
One Mexico facility and four in the US, not Oakville, Ont. plant.
$3 per hour, retroactive to March 16; bonus also applies to salaried employees in the factories who cannot work from home.
Measures aim to blunt the economic impact of the coronavirus.
Meeting comes amid criticism the world’s wealthiest countries are not doing enough to combat the virus or its economic impact globally.
Plants in Toronto and Winnipeg will begin production next week and distribute the donated garments.
The Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium is opening up its Member Needs Help forum to industry stakeholders.
Residents of Wuhan where the coronavirus emerged are allowed out of the city but cannot leave Hubei until April 8.
CFIB Business Barometer tumbles 29 points to historic low in March.
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