News Automotive Manufacturing Operations Production
January 18, 2021  

GM to Build Commercial EV in Ontario

  General Motors is bringing production of its BrightDrop

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
November 12, 2020  

Martinrea says recent union deals could boost Canadian manufacturing

$5 billion-worth of investments announced this fall offers auto parts suppliers work to win.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 9, 2020  

Five things to know about Ford’s EV investment in Oakville

More than $500 million in funding coming from Ontario and federal governments.

News Oil & Gas General
July 27, 2020  

Deutsche Bank says it won’t back an new oilsands or coal project

It says its ban on oilsands financing, effective immediately, will include exploration, production, transport or processing

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 20, 2020  

Liberals review rollout of social finance fund to combat pandemic fallout

Idea is investors front the money for projects to address social problems, the government rewards those investments if projects work.

News Transportation General
June 30, 2020  

CN investing $310M in Ontario to strengthen its rail network

Will focus on intermodal facilities, rail and tie replacement and maintenance of track infrastructure.

Insight Government Manufacturing General
May 26, 2020  

Capital gains tax hike would cripple investment in Canada

Increasing the federal tax would be anti-investment, anti-entrepreneurship, anti-innovation and anti-green.

News Energy Oil & Gas Economy General
May 14, 2020  

Norway’s wealth fund excludes oil sands investments over GHG emissions

Canadian Natural Resources, Cenovus Energy, Suncor Energy and Imperial Oil are out.

News Manufacturing General
March 11, 2020  

Feds invest $5.2M in CME tech program

Up to 175 manufacturers in southern Ontario will be provided with technology assessments.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 10, 2020  

CPP investment CEO bullish on oil despite price crash, emissions debate

He cites demand for fossil fuels, which is expected to remain strong for many years.

Insight Manufacturing General
March 3, 2020  

Manufacturers plan for uncertain cash flow in 2020

… but 30% of SME survey respondents had challenges with managing cash flow.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 3, 2020  

Teck decision underscores investment crisis in Canada

The federal government is to blame for a significant drop in investment across 10 of the 15 major sectors of the Canadian economy.

News Government Manufacturing Economy
February 4, 2020  

Trump’s economy: Solid and steady but over-hyped and vulnerable

Economists warn the US expansion, now in its record-long 11th year, faces an array of threats.

News Automotive General
February 3, 2020  

Quebec billionaire Lawrence Stroll acquires stake in Aston Martin

Under an agreement announced Jan. 31, the group led by Stroll will inject $316 million to acquire a 16.7% stake in the automaker

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 11, 2019  

Sluggish investment threatens Canada’s prosperity

The only way to raise living standards and incomes is by building a more productive economy, yet politicians are mum on the subject.