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News Chemicals Government Manufacturing General
November 9, 2020  

Pfizer says early data signals COVID-19 vaccine is effective

The shots made with German partner BioNTech are among 10 possible vaccine candidates in late-stage testing.

News Food & Beverage General
October 23, 2020  

Quebec pork plant outbreak grows, Alberta boosting travel industry

62 workers at an Olymel plant tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 6, 2020  

US, Australia, India, Japan to discuss China’s growing power

First in-person talks among the foreign ministers since the coronavirus pandemic began.

News Government General
October 6, 2020  

Coronavirus can spread indoors in updated guidance: CDC

But experts said the virus can spread more easily than the CDC seems to be indicating.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 5, 2020  

Business economists see coronavirus as biggest risk: US survey

The panel expects 2020 GDP to decline 4.3%, first full-year contraction since a 2.5% fall in 2009 as recession ended.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 2, 2020  

Trump says he and first lady tested positive for coronavirus

Expected to continue carrying out his duties “without disruption” while recovering in quarantine.

News Manufacturing General Production
September 8, 2020  

German machinery industry sees big production drop this year

Orders were down 16% in this year’s first seven months compared with a year earlier.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 8, 2020  

Defying US, Xi praises China, WHO for battling coronavirus

Said the country had demonstrated the strengths of its socialist system and traditional Chinese culture.

News Government General
July 20, 2020  

UK coronavirus vaccine prompts immune response in early test

There might be sufficient data by year-end to decide if the vaccine should be adopted for mass vaccination campaigns.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 2, 2020  

Health experts slam US deal for large supply of virus drug

Agreement with Gilead Sciences makes the bulk of remdesivir production for the next three months available to Americans.

News Manufacturing General
June 30, 2020  

Companies prodded to rely less on China, but few respond

Drug makers looking to reduce reliance but consumer electronics, medical devices and other industries are hanging in.

News Government General
June 22, 2020  

China to Canada PM: Stop ‘irresponsible remarks’ on spy case

Charges are “completely different” from the case of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou, says a foreign ministry spokesman.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General Technology
June 1, 2020  

Quantifying customer value is the antidote to a downturn

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News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 19, 2020  

As US, Europe reopen more, big nations see rising virus toll

Russia and Brazil now sit behind only the US in the number of reported cases, spiking from Mexico to India.

News Manufacturing General
May 19, 2020  

Here’s how the coronavirus is affecting Canada’s labour market

Understanding which workers are most affected by the coronavirus economic shutdown will help guide policy and Canada’s economic recovery