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News Government Manufacturing General
January 22, 2020  

Malaysia returns 150 containers of garbage, including 11 to Canada

No permits issued since 2016, even though multiple shipments of Canadian garbage have been discovered in foreign ports.

News Government General
May 30, 2019  

Canadian garbage will depart Philippines for Vancouver

The containers have been in the Philippines since 2013 and 2014, when they arrived falsely labelled as recycling plastics.

News Government General
May 30, 2019  

Canada hasn’t issued any permits for companies to ship waste, government says

Malaysia this week is demanding Canada pay to take back a shipping container filled to bursting with plastic grocery bags.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 27, 2019  

BC waste to energy plant to handle disputed Philippines garbage

Environment and Climate Change Canada selected partly because of its proximity to the Port of Vancouver.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 14, 2018  

Canada has checkered history of arms sales to human rights violators

Freeland promises tougher restrictions based on human rights grounds.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing General
February 14, 2018  

Liberals shake up Crown corporation after Philippines helicopter deal

Review of the now cancelled deal ordered after it was revealed they would be used for “internal security operations.”

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing General
February 7, 2018  

Champagne orders review of controversial helicopter deal with the Philippines

Review follows comments from a Philippine military official that the aircraft would be used for internal security operations.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
August 28, 2012  

Lexmark cuts 1,700 jobs as its printing business dries up

Job cuts will save the company $95 million a year by 2015.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
June 27, 2012  

Ford to close Philippines plant

No business case for future manufacturing.