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December 17, 2018  

General Dynamics says cancelling Saudi Arabian contract would cost billions

The murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has called into question Canada’s business dealings with the Kingdom.

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August 15, 2017  

High-tech US plants offer jobs even as the laid off struggle

Factories will need to fill 2 million jobs over the next decade, but many workers are facing an in-demand skills deficit.

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January 12, 2015  

Linamar gets $101M in federal, Ontario funds for $507M expansion

Auto parts manufacturer has promised to create 1,200 jobs at its Guelph, Ont. plant over the next 10 years.

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October 1, 2014  

Ford of Canada adding 1,000 jobs to Oakville Assembly plant

Automaker is also increasing it’s annual spending on Canadian-made auto parts by $200 million.

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February 6, 2014  

Bombardier awarded London Crossrail bid for 65 Aventra trains

The trains will be built at Bombardier’s Litchurch Lane facility in Derby, retaining up to 760 UK manufacturing jobs.

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December 6, 2013  

Economy adds 21,600 jobs in November, unemployment unchanged at 6.9%

Employment in the manufacturing sector rose by 24,600, but factory jobs are still down 44,000 from a year ago.

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November 8, 2013  

Unemployment rate holds steady at 6.9%, economy adds 13,200 workers

The unemployment rate stayed at its lowest level since before the 2008-09 recession, doing so without a drop in the labour force.

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September 3, 2013  

Unifor leader says Labour Day march a symbol of hope

Tom Mulcair says new union will solidify the Canadian labour movement at a time when middle-class jobs are under attack.