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News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 15, 2020  

US-China trade pact signing to ease tension but leaves much undone

Phase 1 pact does little to force China to make the major economic reforms – such as reducing unfair subsidies for its own companies.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing Business Operations
September 1, 2019  

All business is global: Stop losing on currency exchanges

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: A cash management

News Construction Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 8, 2019  

EDC loans cleantech firm $5.9M to help drive its growth

Geosynthetics market worth more than $260 billion by 2023 fuelled by growing number of infrastructure projects in developing economies.

News Food & Beverage Government General
June 26, 2019  

Meat industry groups concerned over China meat import ban, working with government

The ban comes amid a diplomatic dispute over the December arrest of Chinese national, Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 25, 2019  

China hoping Trump-Xi meeting will help bridge difference

The sides are at an impasse after 11 rounds of talks.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 17, 2019  

Why US-China trade war risks hurting firms in both countries

US companies warn that the additional tariffs would drive up prices for consumers.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 11, 2019  

Mexico’s ‘dignity intact’ after US tariff deal

Mexican and U.S. officials reached an accord late Friday that calls on Mexico to crackdown on migrants in exchange for Trump backing off his tariff threat.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 6, 2019  

Trade deficit in April shrank to $966M: Statistics Canada [UPDATED]

Smaller-than-expected deficit came as exports rose 1.3% for the month.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 30, 2019  

Trudeau, Pence to talk trade, China, abortion in final push to ratify USMCA [UPDATED]

Ongoing softwood lumber dispute and future U.S. plans for tariffs on uranium imports will also be raised in meeting.

News Manufacturing General
May 28, 2019  

EDC chief economist Peter Hall headlining EMC conference

Keynote at Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium’s event will detail the the Crown agency’s Global Export Forecast.

News Government Manufacturing Economy
May 9, 2019  

US, China wield threats going into high stakes trade talks

Chinese officials said they will retaliate if Trump goes ahead with more tariff hikes.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 7, 2019  

China economy czar heading for Washington tariff war talks

The decision to have Vice Premier Liu He take part in talks due to start Thursday might keep alive hopes of a deal.

News Food & Beverage Government General
April 30, 2019  

Saskatchewan premier wants more action against China over canola

Scott Moe says farmers are ready to start putting seed in the ground and more action is needed from the federal government.

News Food & Beverage Government General
April 30, 2019  

Canada looking for new canola customers, pushing China to verify claims: Carr

Feds are pushing China to allow Canadian delegation to visit China to verify complaints that Canadian canola is contaminated with pests.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 23, 2019  

UK’s May under fire as Parliament returns from Brexit break

Conservative Brexiteers think May should be replaced with a more staunchly pro-Brexit leader.