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News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
March 19, 2015  

Debate emerges over feds’ push to eliminate deficit in 2015

Economists maintain there’s little economic difference between running a small surplus or posting a narrow deficit.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Production Sustainability
October 14, 2014  

Lax climate policy hasn’t resulted in ‘energy super power’ status for Canada

Record energy numbers may not be enough to keep the Conservatives’ pro-growth energy policies from derailing.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
September 11, 2014  

Oliver expected to announce cuts to EI premiums to help small business

The cut is expected to be significant in an effort to stimulate hiring.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
June 19, 2014  

Ottawa finalizes revised contract to deliver CH-148 Cyclones

Helicopters are expected to be delivered in 2015 and will be performing limited operational missions from warships in 2016, defence official says.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
May 28, 2014  

Feds urged to hurry up energy regulations

Speculation has pegged an announcement for the fall, with some form of carbon price of up to $40 a tonne.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
April 15, 2014  

Ottawa, Sikorsky agree on new terms for Cyclone choppers

The new military helicopters still won’t be fully operational until 2018.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy
April 11, 2014  

Jim Flaherty remembered for rare determination, balanced approach

Former Finance Minister died suddenly in Ottawa on Apr. 10 just three weeks after announcing his resignation from cabinet.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
March 27, 2014  

Little to fear, much to gain from Chinese investment in oil patch: report

The oil sands will require $100B capital investment into 2019, according to report from the Rotman Institute for International Business

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
March 7, 2014  

Trade deal between Canada, South Korea meets resistance from auto sector

There’s concerns that removing a tariff of 6.1% on auto imports from South Korea will further skew the playing field.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
January 13, 2014  

Neil Young blasts Harper government over oilsands development

Canadian rock icon tells news conference at Toronto’s Massey Hall that the Canadian government is “trading integrity for money.”

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
January 22, 2013  

Federal government gets a B+ for cutting red tape

Action reduces regulatory burden for small businesses: CFIB.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
January 21, 2013  

Ottawa pays for top CEOs travelling with Harper-led delegation

30 Canadian executives from oil, agricultural and manufacturing companies had part of Chinese tour paid for.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Technology
November 30, 2012  

Canadian aerospace needs cash to compete: review

Aerospace report calls for more aggresive promotion of Canada’s industry abroad.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
August 21, 2012  

Harper says northern development is a “national dream”

Resource projects in the north have attracted $8 billion in investments, which are expected to create 3,000 much-needed jobs.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
March 1, 2011  

New direction in energy policy needed: CAW

Manufacturing is falling victim to the madness in global energy markets and CAW president Ken Lewenza wants the Harper government to do something about it.