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News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 19, 2020  

Canada-Britain trade talks in final stages as tariff deadline looms

Would prevent tariffs on Canadian products from seafood to steaks and autos.

News Government General
November 19, 2020  

China will avoid decoupling amid tension with US, Europe: Xi

Promised to open China’s market wider but no initiatives to respond to complaints it improperly subsidizes and shields technology.

News Government Economy General
November 19, 2020  

Spending restraints shouldn’t be jettisoned because of pandemic

Former budget watchdog says government should move away from spending to stimulate the economy as conditions improve.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Transportation General
November 19, 2020  

Ottawa to keep Boeing Max grounded for now, despite US decision

Federal Transport Minister says Canada will impose different requirements than the US before it lifts the orders.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 19, 2020  

Canada could see COVID-19 vaccine as soon as January: Elliott

Health minister says 4 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine to be available between January and March, plus 2 million doses of Moderna’s vaccine.

News Government General
November 19, 2020  

Tory motion passes to demand government decision on Huawei, 5G

Motion says Canada needs to develop a robust plan to combat China’s growing foreign operations.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
November 18, 2020  

TC Energy says Keystone XL pipeline fits Biden agenda

Forging ahead with construction despite president-elect’s vow to rip up the presidential permit allowing it to cross the border.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 17, 2020  

Pandemic politics leave DC in gridlock as COVID-19 surges

Urgency of the nationwide surge in virus cases, spiking hospitalizations and deaths has hardly resonated in Washington.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 17, 2020  

Second COVID-19 vaccine from Moderna almost 95% effective

But Canada is still months away from being able to distribute a vaccine as cases surpass 300,000.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 17, 2020  

Government contracts for US companies only: Biden

Buy American plan includes a specialized office within the White House to enforce and oversee measures.

News Government General
November 17, 2020  

Alberta facing ‘exponential growth’ of COVID-19 cases: top doctor

860 new cases on top of more than 2,000 cases announced over the weekend.

News Government General
November 16, 2020  

BioNTech scientist: Vaccine could halve virus transmission

Sahin says a high vaccination rate is “absolutely essential”before next autumn to ensure a return to normal life next winter.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 16, 2020  

What the end of the Trump era could mean for Canadian Conservatives

Challenge will be how to appeal to Trump-friendly supporters within their base, and those who abhor the ex-president.

News Government Economy General
November 13, 2020  

China congratulates Biden, but few US policy changes seen

Widespread frustration with Beijing’s trade and human rights record and accusations of spying and technology theft.

News Government Economy General
November 13, 2020  

Pandemic spending leaves Quebec with $15B deficit for fiscal 2020-2021

Economic update predicts $30 billion in deficit spending over three years to manage the effects of the pandemic.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 13, 2020  

USMCA makes working class Americans integral to future US trade policy

Biden will be focused on ensuring domestic investments, procurement efforts and tax policy generate benefits for those left behind by the global economy.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 13, 2020  

PM prods premiers to impose more stringent COVID-19 measures

Offers federal backing and not be deterred by the economic costs of shutting down businesses.

News Government General
November 12, 2020  

Biden moves forward without help from Trump’s intel team

The US president has not authorized the president-elect to lay eyes on the daily intelligence brief.

News Government Economy General
November 12, 2020  

Senators set to question Freeland on rent relief, business aid bill

C-9 would extend the federal wage subsidy until next summer, cancelling a previously planned reduction.

News Government General
November 11, 2020  

Canada’s ‘caretaker convention’ a plan to contain an unbridled POTUS

Principle of restraint has been tempering Canada’s outgoing governments for nearly 150 years.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 11, 2020  

Trudeau expects trade deal with UK can be done before 2021

Says a deal should be relatively straightforward to manage even as the UK lurches toward its official exit from the EU.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 11, 2020  

Extra income for hard hit workers may not last post-pandemic: PM

Government is watching to see how things play out before deciding on its next move.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 11, 2020  

Trump likely ‘taking names’ on Biden congrats after Trudeau outreach

No ruling out that Trump could find a way to retaliate against Canada in his remaining time in the Oval Office.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 11, 2020  

Bidenomics: More stimulus, tougher regulation, and gridlock

Biden’s view of most economists: until the virus is controlled, the economy cannot fully recover.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
November 10, 2020  

Royal Canadian Navy takes on Lockheed Martin’s SPY-7 radar

Scalable, modular system will provide protection over the next 40 years.

News Government General
November 10, 2020  

GOP backs Trump as he fights election results, transition

The Electoral College to formally confirm Biden’s victory on Dec. 14, and the Democrat will be sworn into office Jan. 20.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Production
November 10, 2020  

FedDev Ontario provides $6M for Windsor-Essex manufacturers

Funding is also leveraging more than $22.4 million in additional investments in the region.

News Government General
November 10, 2020  

Canadians support COVID-19 curfew if pandemic severe: Poll

Respondents’ enthusiasm varied by age, with young people less disposed to the notion.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 10, 2020  

Federal government still working on investments in Fiat Chrysler, GM

Open to working with other automakers who submit plans to increase their footprints in Canad

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
November 10, 2020  

Biden win bad news for Keystone XL, but new relationship with Canada

Better aligned with Canada’s federal stance on climate change, could make Canadian companies more competitive with their US peers.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 10, 2020  

Biden’s long to do list to include repairing damaged Canada-US ties

…but COVID-19 is his most pressing issue, something Canada can help with given his focus on following science.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 10, 2020  

Trudeau first leader to talk to US president-elect Joe Biden

They discussed COVID-19, climate change, fighting anti-Black racism and China’s detention of the two Michaels.