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News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Sustainability
February 3, 2015  

Feds hiding legitimate concerns over oil sands pipelines, critics say

Unpublished report says potential toxic effects and environmental threats from bitumen pipelines are relatively unknown.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 30, 2015  

Ottawa reports $3.3B deficit for first eight months of 2014-15

Fiscal monitor shows the federal books received a boost from a $6.5-billion drop in the government’s direct program spending.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General
January 21, 2015  

NB takes go slow approach on offshore energy accord with Ottawa

Natural Resources Canada said the province has not made a request to initiate formal discussions.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
January 19, 2015  

Feds contract Irving Shipbuilding to build naval patrol ships

Program expected to cost $3.5 billion, up from an initially proposed $3.1 billion when the ships were announced in 2007.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
January 12, 2015  

Linamar gets $101M in federal, Ontario funds for $507M expansion

Auto parts manufacturer has promised to create 1,200 jobs at its Guelph, Ont. plant over the next 10 years.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 17, 2014  

Ottawa to punish resource firms breaking social responsibility rules abroad

Feds to with withdraw support from mining and energy companies that don’t resolve disputes with local communities.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
October 24, 2014  

Ford opts out of Ontario for engine plant, union says

Federal, Ontario governments suggest the automaker wouldn’t to job and economic requirements.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
October 16, 2014  

Tax cuts? Ottawa must first consider falling oil prices

Falling oil prices could derail the government’s plans to cut taxes and table a balanced budget in 2015, economists say.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations
September 25, 2014  

Feds considering lifetime bans for companies that violate TFW rules

Maximum fines could increase to $100,000, specifically for violations that have resulted in financial benefit.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
May 16, 2014  

Tories face de facto sole source deal in second coast guard chopper contract

AgustaWestland, Airbus Helicopters Canada and Sikorsky have all signalled they won’t be submitting bids.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 28, 2014  

Ottawa’s budget balancing act to restrict growth, job creation: PBO

Economy likely to advance by 2.1% this year and remain above potential growth rate until 2018.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
March 20, 2014  

PM tabs Oliver to replace Flaherty in Finance

Oliver is widely respected within the Harper cabinet and is well known on Bay Street.

News Government Business Operations Economy General
March 18, 2014  

Jim Flaherty steps down as finance minister

Planning return to private sector after eight years in cabinet.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
March 13, 2014  

Feds look to Australia for pointers on “Made in Canada” campaign

The federal budget promised a private-sector led committee to develop a formal Made in Canada system.

News Production
March 11, 2014  

BC, federal government sign agreement on Canada Job Grant

Agreement in principle includes the renewal of the Labour Market Agreement, renamed the Canada Job Fund.