News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
July 24, 2017  

Canadian dollar hits 80 cent US mark, continuing recent climb

Loonie hasn’t closed above 80 cents US since June 30, 2015.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
June 28, 2016  

Aerospace scores highest profits since 2001: report

Conference Board forecasts sector profits will surpass $2.13 billion in 2020.

News Manufacturing Economy General
January 6, 2016  

Loonie dips below 71 cents US for first time since 2003

BMO economist says dollar could dip below $0.70 before it starts to recover.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 13, 2015  

US lawmakers criticize China’s sudden falling yuan

But Beijing says it’s aimed at making the tightly controlled currency more market-oriented.

News Automotive Construction Energy Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
July 23, 2015  

Ontario cities continue their road to recovery in 2015

A weaker Canadian dollar and solid US economy will continue to drive stronger manufacturing activity.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
February 17, 2015  

Falling oil prices, low dollar weaken provincial economic outlook

Even if Alberta runs a big deficit, it would take decades before it’s in the same debt situation as Ontario, CIBC report says.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 3, 2015  

Canadian economy in for a very bumpy ride

Compared to going into the 2009 global recession, it’s in much worse shape.

News General
March 10, 2014  

Com Dev says stronger US dollar helped revenue

New satellite orders during Q1 totalled $36.6 million.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
February 13, 2013  

Canada’s mid-sized firms in decline: BDC

Manufacturing sector worst hit, losing half its firms between 2006 and 2010.

News General
November 20, 2012  

IMF eyes elevating loonie to elite global reserve currencies

Could put more upward pressure on the dollar.

News Automotive Forestry Manufacturing Metals Transportation Business Operations Operations Technology
November 6, 2012  

Exports to grow 5% this year and 6% more in 2013: EDC

A 97-cent loonie in 2013 offers exporters a bit of a reprieve.

News Energy Sustainability
September 13, 2012  

What’s behind gas price hikes? Oil company greed: Analyst

En-Pro International says no reason for the recent price hike.

News Production Sustainability
August 22, 2011  

NewPage idles two NS paper machines

Two paper machines at a Nova Scotia mill are shutting down indefinitely as its parent company grapples with economic challenges and rising costs.