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April 15, 2016  

GM says it will phase out cars without air bags

Follows assessment of its Chinese-made Sail which earned zero stars in latest tests.

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April 15, 2015  

India a big opportunity for Canadian companies: EDC head

Growing middle class amongst emerging markets is propelling demand for “value-added” goods.

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March 26, 2014  

Global water demand set to increase 55% by 2050: UN

Growing requirements will strain energy resources around the world, report says.

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January 8, 2014  

12 leaders named to new Alberta Economic Development Authority board

Premier Redford says the smaller board will sharpen Alberta’s focus on diversifying its economy and expanding into new markets.

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December 5, 2013  

Nissan looks to no frills China brand to drive revival

The Japanese automaker hopes its Venucia brand will build its share of China’s crowded auto market from 6% to 10%.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
June 11, 2013  

Emerging countries will soon control half of the world economy

US, Europe growth is too slow to keep up with economies in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

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February 14, 2013  

Manufacturing confidence outpaces other sectors

But we need to be more sophisticated about trade with the US: Grant Thornton.

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February 12, 2013  

BRICs face growing competition as globalization creates new players

Ernst & Young report suggests growth in globalization is led by technology and cross-border flow of ideas.

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January 15, 2013  

Emerging market challengers outpacing Western multinationals

BCG report says they’re spending $1.7 trillion a year to fuel growth.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Technology
November 30, 2012  

Canadian aerospace needs cash to compete: review

Aerospace report calls for more aggresive promotion of Canada’s industry abroad.

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November 27, 2012  

VistaJet goes Global with $7.8B order

Bombardier jets will make business travel to emerging markets more accessible.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
September 21, 2012  

Honda aims to double auto sales in 5 years

Targeting 6 million vehicles, fuel cell vehicle in 2015.

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April 26, 2012  

Energy leads Canadian M&A activity: PwC

It may be the slowest quarter in 10 years for mergers and acquisitions, but Canadian deals are up from Q4 of 2011 with transactions worth $48.7 billion, says a PwC Canada report.

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January 25, 2012  

Women in emerging markets: clandestine competitive advantage

Booz & Co. suggests leading companies are growing through the educated women in emerging markets

News Business Operations
January 10, 2012  

SMEs warming to emerging markets

Although most of Canada’s SMEs prefer to operate close to home, some are looking at emerging markets for export opportunities to supplement trade with the US, according to UPS Canada study.