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Feature Manufacturing Economy General
October 8, 2020  

Focus on growth: Five steps to take during the COVID recovery

Hit hard by market disruptions, manufacturers are rethinking strategy.

News Economy
January 9, 2020  

World Bank sees modest global 2020 rebound but trade a risk

Global economy to grow 2.5% this year, up only slightly from 2.4% growth in 2019, the weakest performance since the 2008 financial crisis.

News Food & Beverage General
August 6, 2019  

Tim Hortons bets future growth on trends and innovation in competitive market

Restaurant Brands International says rapid adoption of new tastes and technologies is helping drive sales growth across its more than 26,000 restaurants globally.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 23, 2019  

Spending growth slowest in 30 years under Ontario Tories: Watchdog

FAO says rising interest rates, high household debt, trade uncertainty could negatively impact government plans.

News Manufacturing Economy
February 28, 2019  

US economic growth slows to 2.6% rate in Q4

The current expansion, now in its tenth year, is the second longest in U.S. history.

News Economy General
February 7, 2019  

EU slashes its forecasts for economic growth

Germany, Italy and the Netherlands all saw sizeable downgrades for their growth outlook.

News Construction Economy General
January 29, 2019  

Caterpillar stumbles; China’s slowing growth begins to show

The company is considered an economic bellwether.

News Manufacturing Economy General
January 21, 2019  

World economy forecast to slow in 2019 amid trade tensions: IMF

The International Monetary Fund cites heightened trade tensions and rising US interest rates.

News Manufacturing Economy General
December 5, 2018  

B of C expected to hold interest rate as economic clouds gather

Lower growth prospects expected to reinforce Poloz’s strategy of moving very gradually on increases to overnight rate.

News Manufacturing Economy
November 1, 2018  

US factories grew more slowly in October

Trade disputes are taking a toll.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 23, 2018  

Abe to bring business leaders to Beijing amid US trade spat

China is Japan’s biggest trade partner.

News Electronics General
October 11, 2018  

Shopify opens first brick and mortar spot with goal of helping entrepreneurs

Los Angeles location will host workshops, talks and offer merchant support.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 10, 2018  

Canada can avoid offending US by pursuing sectoral trade with China: report

USMCA provision may have been attempt by US to single out China.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 31, 2018  

May GDP shows 0.5% growth, beats expectations for 0.1%

Manufacturing shows gains, oil and gas sector led the way with a 2.5% increase.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 16, 2018  

World economy likely to grow 3.9% this year: IMF

But the proliferation trade conflicts has raised the risk of worse outcomes.