News Manufacturing General
December 4, 2019  

Armstrong receives awards for project work in Brazil

Manufacturer’s pumps used in major shopping mall and hotel retrofit.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 2, 2019  

Brazil’s Bolsonaro under fire after Trump slaps tariff on steel

US president accusing Brazil and neighbouring Argentina of manipulating their currencies and hurting American farmers.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
July 10, 2019  

Bombardier to appeal Brazil ruling over alleged bidding infractions

$175 million in fines levied against a “cartel” that the tribunal found manipulated at least 26 tenders between 1999 and 2013.

News General
November 21, 2018  

CPPIB look to cash in on ‘disruption’ and shifts in technology, demographics

“We’ve been embracing disruption, whether that disruption is technological, whether it’s demographic, or economic, or climate-change related,” said CPPIB chief executive Mark Machin

News Manufacturing Operations
September 4, 2018  

Brookfield unit leads investment in Brazilian heavy equipment manager Ouro Verde

Total value of deal is US$170 million. Transaction expected to close by year end.

News Energy Manufacturing Metals General Operations
February 15, 2018  

Kinross to buy plants in Brazil to secure low-cost power for Paracatu mine

Will lower operating costs by eliminating about 70% of future power purchases.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
June 16, 2017  

Bombardier expects scrutiny about trade complaints at Paris air show

Trade complaint lodged by Boeing expected to be the talk of the four day event.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 23, 2017  

South Africa suspends Brazil meat imports related to scandal

Exports from the 21 companies under investigation suspended.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing General
February 9, 2017  

Brazil files WTO complaint against Canada over Bombardier loan

Says Canadian subsidies artificially affect international competitiveness of the aerospace sector.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
December 20, 2016  

Bombardier says Brazil trade complaint against Canada is without merit

Challenge alleges the aerospace giant received financial help that affected market conditions.

News Manufacturing General
June 11, 2015  

Man rocks Beatles tune on guitar during brain surgery [VIDEO]

Brazilian banker sings for surgeons with a six-song set by balancing guitar on his stomach.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
May 19, 2015  

Canadians join all-female trade mission to Sao Paolo

Trip includes vice-presidents from Lockheed Martin, Blackberry and the head of a major Alberta egg farm.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General
January 13, 2015  

Brazil autoworkers protest firings at VW plants

Union leaders say they’re seeking reversal of the firings.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 7, 2014  

Investments in Latin America and China will drive growth, Dorel says

Manufacturer is expanding production and distribution capabilities.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 16, 2014  

BRICS nations agree to create own development bank in Shanghai

New $100 billion bank is seen as a strong push against the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.