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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 Government General
June 24, 2020  

EU lagging behind on climate, gender equality goals

The bloc’s CO2 emissions were reduced by 2.7% from 2013 to 2018 but temperatures kept rising

News Government Manufacturing General
November 6, 2019  

Europeans look to China as global partner, shun Trump’s US

Macron visiting Beijing portrayed himself as an envoy for the whole European Union.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 17, 2019  

Europe’s specialty food makers brace for US tariffs

Tariffs on US$7.5 billion on a range of European goods were approved by the World Trade Organization as compensation for illegal EU subsidies to Airbus.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 12, 2019  

European Central Bank launches new stimulus for economy

ECB has had to change its stimulus stance as the global economic outlook has grown shakier.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 17, 2019  

UPDATE: Trudeau pushes CETA in EU leaders’ summit

French National Assembly begins its consideration of France’s ratification bill.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 11, 2019  

NATO and European leaders to visit Canada for meetings with Trudeau

Will speak up for the rules-based international order that relies on treaties and multinational organizations like NATO.

News Manufacturing General
July 2, 2019  

US manufacturing growth slows in June for 3rd straight month

Trade fights with China, Europe and Mexico, as well as an increase in the greenback’s value, have cut into US exports.

News Automotive General
June 27, 2019  

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe as part of restructuring

Ford lost US$398 million in 2018 in Europe.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 26, 2019  

Nova Scotia wants to replicate Chinese trade success with Europe

Province aims to expand ties established through the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 4, 2019  

NATO ministers meet to celebrate 70th anniversary amid rifts

A dispute with Turkey over planned purchase of Russian weapons and defence spending disparities straining alliance.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 26, 2019  

China, European leaders agree to seek fairer trade rules

Chinese President Xi Jinping was in Paris.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
February 7, 2019  

Blocked Siemens and Alstom merger a win for Bombardier: analysts [UPDATED]

Deal could reduce competition in the signaling and high-speed train markets.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 19, 2018  

UK’s May confronts party rebels as EU prepares Brexit summit [UPDATED]

Draft agreement has triggered an avalanche of criticism in Britain and left the prime minister fighting to keep her job.

News Economy General
September 4, 2018  

European automakers claim cutting emissions could cost jobs [UPDATED]

ACEA warns against overly stringent CO2 targets, and unrealistic sales quota for battery electric vehicles.