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September 18, 2018  

EU probes BMW, Daimler, VW over emission systems

Received information the automakers held meetings to discuss clean technologies aimed at limiting car exhaust emissions.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 25, 2018  

EU officials to meet Trump, wielding a US$20B threat

If the US proceeds with the auto duties, the EU will impose new tariffs on a range of US products.

News General
May 16, 2018  

EU still providing illegal subsidies to Airbus: WTO

Panel found French aerospace giant hasn’t been in compliance with some of the trade body’s rules since 2011

News Chemicals Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
March 27, 2017  

Dow Chemical, DuPont merger approved by European regulators

$62 billion deal will see companies come together, then break apart into three separate, publicly traded companies.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 8, 2017  

EU fines car component suppliers $155M over cartels

Companies co-ordinated prices or markets and exchanged sensitive information.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
October 31, 2016  

Business groups want technical issues resolved to reap CETA benefits

CFIB says its members see trade with Europe as an key buffer against exclusive reliance on trade with the US.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 27, 2016  

Belgium reaches deal to back Canada-EU trade agreement

New text provides guarantees for farmers and on a corporate dispute settlement system that will allow Belgium to sign the deal.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
October 12, 2016  

Leaked statement aimed at Canada-EU free trade critics: sources

Opposition to the deal is festering among Belgium’s French-speaking Walloons.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
July 12, 2016  

NS syrup processor confident of rebound after losing $100K to Brexit

Acadian Maple products depends on the EU for about 60% of its exports.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
May 30, 2016  

EU, Mexico officially launch update of free trade deal

A broadened agreement would dismantle additional trade barriers and open markets more effectively.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 26, 2016  

It’s not about whether to invest, but what to invest in, Trudeau tells G7 peers

PM also meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel about the Canada-European Union trade deal.

News Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
February 4, 2016  

Eurozone economy ‘losing steam’: survey

Purchasing managers’ index falls to a four-month low in January.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
January 28, 2016  

EU proposes tougher tests for cars amid emissions scandal

New rules would allow EU Commission to carry out spot tests on cars that have already been released onto the market.

News Manufacturing Economy General Production
January 6, 2016  

Survey suggests Eurozone economy set for ‘robust expansion’

19-country economy ends 2015 with best quarterly performance since mid-2011.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
November 5, 2015  

EU predicts economic recovery at ‘modest pace’ next year

Economy remains hampered by to much debt, not enough investment.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
October 29, 2015  

EU nations get tentative deal on stricter emissions testing for diesels

New tests will more closely resemble real road conditions.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 8, 2015  

Harper pushes Canada-EU trade pact at G7 leaders’ summit

Agreement in principle has yet to be ratified by Canada and the 28-country European Union.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 31, 2015  

Honda to export Canadian-made CRV to EU

Automaker expects to send 40,000 vehicles to Europe once trade agreement is ratified.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 30, 2015  

Honda Canada to produce new model for export to the EU

Automaker will upgrade Alliston, Ont. factory to meet the demand.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
December 27, 2014  

More than energy

Manufacturing needs to kick into a higher gear to lessen the impact of energy’s ups and downs.

News Manufacturing Economy General
December 3, 2014  

Survey finds eurozone teetering on the brink of recession

Markit purchasing managers’ index slipped a full point to a 16-month low of 51.1 in November.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 18, 2014  

Recession, debt, deflation: mounting threats facing the global economy

Only the US and Britain are growing at decent rates.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
October 8, 2014  

Europe considering measures that would ease oil sands imports

28 member countries want to discourage high-carbon fuel use to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 26, 2014  

Visa obstacle looms as CETA talks end

Romania and Bulgaria could block ratification if the visa requirement is not lifted.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
August 27, 2014  

German economic expectations collapse over conflict concerns

GfK institute survey suffers largest-ever decline in August over conflicts in Iraq, Israel and Ukraine.

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August 6, 2014  

Canada-EU trade deal clears major hurdle with deal on final text

The Harper government says the deal will boost bilateral trade by 20%, an increase of $12 billion in Canada’s annual income.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
January 22, 2014  

EU seeks more greenhouse gas reduction

Relaxes renewable energy goals in climate change fight.

News General
January 7, 2014  

EU inflation dips further, boosting pressure on ECB policymakers

The ECB is tasked with setting monetary policy to keep inflation just below 2%, but inflation across the 17 EU countries fell to 0.8% in December.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
December 16, 2013  

In favour of free trade | PLANT

“A spendid exchange” and society gain.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
November 25, 2013  

Canada City Alliance on a mission to drum up EU investment

Biggest cities highlighting infrastructure opportunities on three-day tour.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations
November 21, 2013  

Canada, South Korea return to table on free trade

Fourteenth round of talks resume following a five-year hiatus.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
October 17, 2013  

Canada, EU trade deal framework expected by week’s end

CME CEO Jayson Myers says he is confident the deal will bode well for Canadian manufacturers.