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News Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

Human clinical trials begin for Quebec-made COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Medicago’s first phase of clinical trials will test a plant-based product on 180 healthy men and women, aged 18 to 55.

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July 14, 2020  

UK to exclude Huawei from role in high-speed phone network

Backtracks after US threatened to sever intelligence-sharing arrangement over concerns over equipment allowing China to infiltrate UK networks.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

How manufacturers can receive funding from the government

Webinar focused on funds available to manufacturers, who qualifies to receive funding and how to increase the chances of securing funding.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 14, 2020  

Federal wage subsidy to be extended to December: Trudeau

Nothing yet on how eligibility rules all be reshaped for the program critics say stop some employers from getting aid they need.

News Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

Advanced manufacturing booming in Ontario: Innovation Economy Council

Whitepaper details the current state of advanced manufacturing in Canada’s industrial heartland, along with next steps.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

Quebec makes masks mandatory in public indoor spaces

Businesses are expected to enforce the new rules and subject to fines.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

Economy adds 953,000 jobs in June, unemployment rate falls

Unemployment rate fell to 12.3% in June after hitting a record-high of 13.7% in May.

News Manufacturing General
July 13, 2020  

Technical ceramics to drive innovative ecosystem in electronics and energy

Growing need for improved insulation and wear-resistance properties drives global demand for technical ceramics

News Manufacturing Metals Economy General Production
July 13, 2020  

PM to Trump: Return of NA economy will negate need for tariffs

He said Canada’s aluminum smelters would soon be back producing value-added specialty products for the American auto sector.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 13, 2020  

Much of Ontario to enter Stage 3 of reopening July 17

10 regions to be held back outside the GTA and Hamilton areas, the Niagara Region, and Windsor-Essex.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
July 13, 2020  

Class action lawsuit alleges Cargill failed to take COVID-19 precautions

Guardian Law Group seeks damages for harm done to family members, friends and other people in close contact with Cargill employees.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 13, 2020  

Trump, Biden try to outdo each other on tough talk on China

Will be one of the three leading issues along with the economy and the handling of the coronavirus: pollster.

News Manufacturing General
July 13, 2020  

Earth is invading Mars: three countries sending spacecraft

The US, UAE and China are taking advantage of a one-month window in which the two planets are in ideal alignment on the same side of the sun.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
July 10, 2020  

Bombardier supports assets sale for EU approval of Alstom’s takeover

Canadian transportation company reaffirms the sale remains on track to close in the first half of 2021.

News Manufacturing Metals Economy General
July 10, 2020  

Canada’s response on tariffs won’t be bound by USMCA: negotiator

Trade negotiator Steve Verheul says what actions Canada takes depends on what the US does.