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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.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 23, 2019  

US wins WTO case against China over grain exports

China can appeal the decision.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 11, 2019  

China trade talks with US ‘moving forward’

Talks in Washington last week dealt with issues including technology transfer, intellectual property rights protection, non-tariff measures, agriculture.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 11, 2019  

UK’s May faces Parliament after EU grants Brexit extension

Brexit delayed until Oct. 31.

News Food & Beverage General
April 11, 2019  

Canadian farmers demand strong response to expanding trade obstacles

Trade obstacles are faced by Canadian agricultural exporters in markets like India, Italy, Vietnam and Saudi Arabia.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 9, 2019  

Chinese prime minister to discuss trade with EU leaders

Two-way trade between the EU and China is worth around 575 billion euros (US$648 billion) annually.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 9, 2019  

Britain’s May in Berlin to plead case for new Brexit delay

May has asked for a new delay until June 30.

News Manufacturing Economy
April 9, 2019  

IMF forecast: Global growth will weaken this year to 3.3%

Points to heightened trade tensions as a key reason.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 4, 2019  

U.S. no longer needs ‘improper’ metal tariffs as negotiating tactic: Freeland

Foreign minister pressed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for tariff removal during their Wednesday-night meeting in Washington.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 4, 2019  

Trump team and China resume uphill effort to end trade rift

The latest negotiating session on American soil follows a similar set of talks held last week in Beijing.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 4, 2019  

UK government, opposition continue search for Brexit plan

Britain’s political paralysis over Brexit has left the country facing a possible cliff-edge departure from the EU in just over a week.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 2, 2019  

Warnings of chaotic ‘no deal’ grow amid UK Brexit deadlock

The U.K. has just 10 days to come up with a new plan or crash out of the EU.

News Government General
April 1, 2019  

Trump pressure on Cuba could hit Canadian companies, business leaders warn

US could enact rule that would allow Americans to sue foreign companies linked to Cuban properties that were confiscated after its 1959 revolution.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 26, 2019  

US to host Chinese trade delegation starting April 3

The scheduled talks suggest the two sides believe they can make at least some progress.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 26, 2019  

China, European leaders agree to seek fairer trade rules

Chinese President Xi Jinping was in Paris.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 19, 2019  

UK aims to salvage Brexit deal as EU says: make up your mind [UPDATED]

EU leaders are intensely frustrated with Britain’s political paralysis.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 26, 2019  

Brexit: Parliament gets to decide between no deal and delay [UPDATED]

If Parliament rejects deal with the EU in a vote due by March 12, lawmakers will vote the next day on whether to leave the bloc without an agreement.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 26, 2019  

Parliament Hill, not Capitol Hill, central to Canada’s latest tariff strategy

The House of Commons is running out of time to ratify the new version of NAFTA.