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June 24, 2013  

Federal briefing deflates claim of corporate cash hoard

A revised Statistics Canada estimate puts it at about $544 billion in Q1.

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September 24, 2012  

Update: Ford workers accept new contract, GM next to ratify

CAW says Chrysler tone constructive, deal should come shortly.

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September 21, 2012  

CAW gets a tentative deal with GM

Incorporates Ford pattern, plus 1,750 jobs created, maintained or extended.

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September 18, 2012  

CAW extends talks with GM, Chrysler

Putting off strike as it looks for a deal after Ford agreement.

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September 17, 2012  

CAW focuses on Ford as strike deadline looms

Even a short strike could harm economic growth: Moody

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September 13, 2012  

CAW offers lower starting wages for new investments

Also prepared to extend current two-tier timeframe for several years.

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September 10, 2012  

CAW says Big 3 are making ‘unprecedented demands’

Demands for two tiers; COLA, pensions under the gun.

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August 22, 2012  

CAW delegates vote ‘Yes!’ to super union with CEP

New entity to represent 300,000 across 20 sectors.

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August 15, 2012  

UPDATE: CAW wants to share in automakers’ rising profits

We won’t be overzealous.” — CAW president Ken Lewenza.

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August 14, 2012  

CAW focusing on Detroit 3’s profits as contract talks begin

Sacrifices were made, now workers should reap benefits too: Stanford.

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February 23, 2012  

Electro-Motive workers ratify Caterpillar closeout

Unionized workers at Electro-Motive Canada have overwhelmingly ratified a closeout deal that gives them richer-than-required severance, bonuses and allows for the orderly shutdown of the US company’s locomotive plant in London, Ont.

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February 16, 2012  

FEEDBACK: Don’t agree with the Caterpillar rant

A manufacturer offers an alternate view of Caterpillar’s dealings with the CAW and the subsequent closure of the Electro-Motive locomotive plant in London, Ont.

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February 13, 2012  

CAW questions Caterpillar’s takeover of Electro-Motive

The head of the Canadian Auto Workers union is accusing Caterpillar Inc. of not following the rules in its 2010 takeover of a London, Ont. locomotive plant it has decided to shut down.

News Business Operations Operations Production
January 9, 2012  

Harper is blind to buy-Canadian benefits

Canada’s beleaguered shipbuilding industry is going to receive a $35-billion facelift over the next 30 years. This is welcome news for an industry that has for years faced uncertainty.

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January 6, 2012  

UPDATE: McGuinty ‘concerned’ about Electro-Motive lockout

Premier Dalton McGuinty is offering his help to resolve a nasty labour dispute at a locomotive plant in London, Ont.