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 Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 13, 2020  

Much of Ontario to enter Stage 3 of reopening July 17

10 regions to be held back outside the GTA and Hamilton areas, the Niagara Region, and Windsor-Essex.

News Energy General
July 8, 2020  

Oil sands companies restoring production as demand spurs higher price

Executives are confident the oil price crisis is subsiding but are dismayed by recent setbacks for oil pipelines in the US.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 6, 2020  

Why fresh US tariffs? Politics, pandemics, Russian aluminum

Aluminum is one of the elemental components of the Canada-US trade relationship.

News Manufacturing General
June 30, 2020  

Lind Equipment testing COVID-killing UV light for COVID fight

Will decontaminate work areas, vehicles and re-usable personal protective equipment.

News Government General
June 29, 2020  

$300M committed to global COVID-19 fight, PM urged to spend $1.5B

Contribution includes $180 million to address humanitarian issues and $120 million for Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 25, 2020  

Canada’s LTC deaths double the average of other nations: study

81% of all reported COVID-19 deaths compared to an average of 42% among OECD countries.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 25, 2020  

Trade confidence plunges, pandemic drives EDC index to an all time low

Almost three-quarters of survey respondents said the pandemic has had a negative impact on their sales.

News Manufacturing General
June 23, 2020  

Canopy Growth faces gross margin pressures, will limit spending: CFO

Pandemic is causing the cannabis company to lose some economies of scale.

News Energy Oil & Gas Economy General
June 22, 2020  

Feds relaxing new fuel standards short term, tougher by 2030

Producers will have to do more to green up their gasoline and diesel fuels starting in 2026.

News Government General
June 18, 2020  

Race for virus vaccine could leave some countries behind

Numerous rich countries have already ordered experimental shots and expect delivery even before vaccines are granted marketing approval.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Sustainability
June 16, 2020  

Scientists criticize Alberta’s monitoring suspension, lack of consultation

Most of it could have been done safely, says Jay White, president of the Alberta Society of Professional Biologists.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 16, 2020  

Feds to consider non-traditional data as pandemic aid reworked: Morneau

Finance minister is working on changes to federal programs now estimated to cost about $153.7 billion.

News Manufacturing General
June 10, 2020  

Pandemic measures expose work from home inequality: StatCan

About 50% of single women have jobs which allow them to work from home, compared with about one third of single men

News Manufacturing General Technology
June 9, 2020  

Working from home requires protection against cyber attacks

How to start, stop, and continue to ensure strong cyber-resilience is retained.