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News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
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.