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News Government Economy General
October 23, 2020  

Chastened Trump follows debate rules, mostly, in rematch with Biden

Measured exchanges and cool tempers, but flashes of anger and frustration on both sides.

News General Technology
October 23, 2020  

Huawei sales up, but growth slows under virus, US pressure

US sanctions cut off access to most American components in a feud with Beijing over technology and security.

News Government General
October 22, 2020  

Fake news creates serious issues for battling pandemic: Tam

One claim is the pandemic is linked to a bid for public support of a universal guaranteed income.

News Government General
October 22, 2020  

Russia and Iran have obtained voter info: US officials

Intelligence director and FBI director say the US will impose costs on any foreign countries interfering in the 2020 US election.

News Government Economy General
October 22, 2020  

Face to face: Trump and Biden to meet for final debate

A final chance for both men to make their case to a television audience of tens of millions of voters.

News General
October 20, 2020  

Taiwan, China trade accusations after staffers brawl in Fiji

Fight erupted when Taiwanese tried to stop Chinese diplomats from taking photos of guests at the reception marking Taiwan’s national day.

News Government General
October 20, 2020  

Canada-China spat heats up over ambassador’s alleged threat

New friction arose when China’s ambassador Cong Peiwu branded pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong violent criminals.

News Government Economy General
October 19, 2020  

Manitoba’s COVID numbers decline, bars and restaurants face restrictions

Health officials report 80 new cases and deaths of two residents at a Winnipeg personal care home.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
October 19, 2020  

Quebec town of Asbestos is getting a new name

Residents looking to shed its association with the toxic mineral due to its negative impact on people’s health.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 15, 2020  

Supreme Court nominee deflects senators’ questions on climate change

Barrett framed acknowledgment of manmade climate change as a matter of policy, not science.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 15, 2020  

Better data needed to address inequalities exposed by COVID-19: Njoo

Having more granular data makes it possible to adopt more targeted approaches in different areas of the country.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 14, 2020  

UK urged to conclude trade deal with EU to limit Brexit cost

OECD said the British economy will likely end this year 10.1% smaller than when it started.

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

Alberta changing COVID-19 testing as cases continue to rise

All tests at assessment centres will be by appointment only, no more drop ins.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
October 13, 2020  

Trudeau delivers another blow to energy, mining sectors

Plan requiring projects to describe how they will achieve net-zero emissions may not even be feasible.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 13, 2020  

China denies Canadians ‘arbitrarily’ detained over Meng case

Continues to insist they’re suspected of engaging in activities that endanger China’s national security.