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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 Manufacturing General
September 22, 2020  

Trump to use UN address to send strong message to China

US has slammed the Chinese Communist Party over COVID-19, election meddling, espionage.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
June 2, 2020  

Iran scientist acquitted in US trade secrets case deported

Accused of stealing research from a project for the US Navy Office of Naval Research to create and produce anti-corrosive stainless steel.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 3, 2020  

Canada boosts border screening for travellers from Iran due to COVID 19

Updated travel advisory urges Canadians to avoid all non-essential travel to Iran.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 9, 2020  

Deadly crash of a Boeing jet in Iran adds to company’s woes

Aerospace giant continues to struggle with crisis surrounding the Max, grounded last March after two crashes that killed 346 people.

News Government General
November 11, 2019  

UN reports increasing violations of Iran nuclear deal

Iran maintains its nuclear program is for peaceful purposes.

News Oil & Gas General
September 19, 2019  

Oil price drops for 2nd day as Saudi crude output recovers

Attack on Saudi Aramco’s processing facility in Abqaiq pushed crude prices up more than 14% Monday.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 26, 2019  

Trudeau one-on-one with Macron as G7 wraps up Biarritz

Discussed saving 2015 Tehran nuclear accord and climate issues ahead of a larger summit session.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 27, 2019  

In Japan, Trump begins talks on trade, Iran, North Korea

The summit will be a test of both Trump’s go-it-alone style.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 10, 2018  

China pressures US, Canada ahead of Huawei hearing

Arrest could fuel US-China trade tensions as the two sides seek resolution to trade and technology issues.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 10, 2018  

BC trade trip to China cancelled over Meng detention

Chinese government warns Canada of “grave consequences” if she is not released.

News Oil & Gas General
November 13, 2018  

Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary

Trump’s sanctions on Iran are affecting the market.

News General Technology
August 23, 2018  

Canadian man sentenced to US prison for conspiring to send tech to Iran

Found to have used front companies in China and a group of co-conspirators to export restricted US technology.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 11, 2018  

Europe isn’t US ‘vassal,’ should trade with Iran: France

Governments scramble to save billions of dollars in trade after US re-imposes sanctions.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 9, 2018  

Sanctions on Iran could cost US, European companies billions

Aircraft makers, oil companies and auto manufacturers will be hurt the most.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 25, 2018  

Macron resists Trump’s ‘America first’ in speech to Congress

Division between himself and Trump on climate change, trade and the Iran nuclear deal.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
March 12, 2018  

Bombardier sending officials to Nepal to help with plane crash investigation

An air safety senior investigator will act as an adviser and a field service representative will support the airline.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 17, 2018  

Bombardier won’t confirm pending order in Iran 10 CRJ900 regional jets

Iran English daily publication says the aircraft manufacturer has reached a preliminary agreement.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
April 13, 2017  

Aircraft maker ATR signs $536M, 20 aircraft deal with Iran

The country of 80 million people is one of the last untapped aviation markets in the world.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 5, 2017  

Canadian charged in US over alleged export and money laundering scheme

Ghobad Ghasempour has been charged with conspiring to send equipment used to test missile systems to Iran.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
April 4, 2017  

Boeing signs new $3B deal with Iranian airline Aseman

Includes purchase rights for an additional 30 737 MAX aircraft.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
June 15, 2016  

Global Metallurgy CEO pleads guilty to illegal Iran exports

Conspired to export a powder containing cobalt and nickel without a license.

News Construction Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 6, 2016  

SNC Lavalin eyes growth in Middle East, but not Iran

Calls it a longer play, short on opportunities over the next two to three years.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
March 2, 2016  

Metals firm owner accused of illegally sending Iran powder

Cobalt-nickel powder is in aerospace and missile building.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 1, 2016  

Iran’s $100B in assets ‘fully released’ under nuclear deal

Funds piled up in China, India, Japan, South Korea and Turkey since sanctions were tightened in 2012.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
January 19, 2016  

Daimler’s truck business returning to Iran as sanctions lift

Deal arranges a “comprehensive re-entry” into the country where the transportation company started doing business in the 1950s.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General Operations Production Sustainability
July 21, 2015  

Expansion of crude export markets a must, resources minister says

Greg Rickford tells Halifax conference market access is not a priority, it’s an imperative.

News Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production
March 26, 2015  

Schlumberger Ltd. fined $232M for trade sanction violations

Charges resolve a yearslong investigation into allegations the company illegally conducted business with Sudan and Iran.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Production
January 4, 2012  

Manufacturing is on an upswing

Manufacturing was on an upswing in December as Canadian small businesses gained confidence and manufacturers saw production and new orders rise.