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News Manufacturing Economy General
December 1, 2021  

US manufacturing activity continues growth in November

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) – U.S. manufacturing activity grew at

News Economy General
October 25, 2021  

Small businesses warn of layoffs, closures if pandemic aid isn’t extended

OTTAWA – Business groups in Canada are warning that

News Automotive Production Sustainability
June 29, 2021  

All new light-duty vehicles sold must be zero-emission by 2035: Government of Canada

The Government of Canada announced a mandatory target that

News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 19, 2020  

Alberta cuts deal on municipal oilpatch levies; not unpaid property taxes

Industry will get a three-year break on property taxes for new wells, pipelines and new equipment.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 21, 2020  

Sunsprout Micro Greens Alfalfa recalled due to possible Salmonella

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the products were distributed across Ontario.

News Government General
September 17, 2020  

Ontario cracks down on social gatherings; $10K fines for violators

Ontario reported 293 new cases of COVID-19 on Sept. 17, and three new deaths related to the coronavirus

News Government General
September 16, 2020  

Ford promises fines for breaking social gathering rules

Province expects a deal with thousands of pharmacies that will allow them to provide COVID-19 testing to asymptomatic people.

News Food & Beverage Government General
August 24, 2020  

Manitoba mandates more mask use, COVID-19 numbers continue to grow

Public gatherings capped at 10, and people are required to wear masks in indoor public places and at gatherings.

News Government General
August 17, 2020  

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

Trump has made increasing water flow and dialing back long held appliance conservation standards a personal issue

News Government General
August 5, 2020  

UBC loses appeal over ammonia dump that killed fish in Vancouver creek

CIMCO Refrigeration was fined $800,000 by the provincial court after pleading guilty to discharging the chemical into the storm drain

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
August 5, 2020  

FAA: Boeing pressured safety workers at SC aircraft plant

The U.S. FFA said that for nearly two years Boeing made employees doing safety checks report to managers who weren’t in position to oversee the work

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
August 5, 2020  

FAA spells out design changes needed in grounded Boeing jet

It is not clear when the U.S. FAA will lift its March 2019 order grounding all Max jets

News Automotive Manufacturing General
August 4, 2020  

Honda Canada recalls 53,770 Odyssey, Passport and Pilot vehicles

The recall in Canada covers 2018 to 2020 Honda Odysseys, 2019 to 2020 Honda Passports and 2019 to 2021 Honda Pilots

News Government General
August 3, 2020  

New 250 person public gathering limit fairly low risk: Quebec health official

The measure that came into effect Aug. 3 applies only to public venues such as theatres, concert halls, houses of worship and indoor amateur sporting events

News Oil & Gas Transportation General
July 30, 2020  

Pipeline owner fined for unsafe incident near GO tracks in Greater Toronto

The Canada Energy Regulator says the incident near Oakville, Ont., could potentially have resulted in fatalities and injuries

News Manufacturing General
July 30, 2020  

New growth opportunities to present itself in contracting global economy: report

Cross-industry collaboration, reduced taxes, and low interest rates key to expediting recovery from the economic slump

News Government General
July 30, 2020  

Toronto, Peel to join Stage 3 of reopening on July 31; Windsor-Essex left behind

Windsor-Essex region will remain in Stage 2 due to continued outbreaks on farms

News Government General
July 13, 2020  

Worsening US COVID crisis has some Canadians barring the border door

The red-alert status spreading across the continent’s lower half has more Canadians than ever ignoring America’s increasingly persistent knock.

News Government General
July 9, 2020  

Groups urge ban of federal use of facial recognition tools

Technology called “highly problematic,” given its lack of accuracy and invasive nature, and invasive.

News Transportation General
July 9, 2020  

Health official revokes US travel exemption for Irving Shipbuilding

No more back and forth while the border between the two countries remains officially closed for non-essential visits.

News Oil & Gas General
July 2, 2020  

Supreme Court dismisses Indigenous appeal of Trans Mountain approval

The court dismissed the appeal July 2 from the Squamish Nation, Tsleil-Waututh Nation, the Ts’elxweyeqw Tribes and Coldwater Indian Band, effectively ending the years-long legal battle over the project

News Government General
June 24, 2020  

Toronto, Peel to enter Stage 2, Windsor-Essex remains in Stage 1

Restaurant patios, hair salons and swimming pools in Toronto and Peel Region are able to resume operations June 24

News Aerospace Government General
June 16, 2020  

Temperature screening to be required at Canadian airports

Feds are taking a phased approach to implementing temperature screening.

News Government General
June 4, 2020  

Court ruling orders NS to better protect endangered species

The ruling is the result of a judicial review application by the Federation of Nova Scotia Naturalists

News Government General
May 28, 2020  

Alberta government stands by Savage’s pipeline, COVID comments

Minister said on a podcast that gathering limits make it a “great time to be building a pipeline.”

News Food & Beverage General
May 26, 2020  

Plastics bans, environmental monitoring get short shrift

Retailers banned reusable packaging as use of plastic containers went up, and some cities cut or cancel recycling programs.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
May 26, 2020  

Gathering limits make it a ‘great time to be building a pipeline:’ Alberta minister

Sonya Savage said, “Now is a great time to be building a pipeline because you can’t have protests of more than 15 people”

News Government General
May 21, 2020  

Caution about Canada’s slow emergence from COVID lockdown

As of May 20, there were 80,081 cases of COVID-19, including 6,027 deaths.

News Government Transportation General
May 21, 2020  

US agrees to Canada’s request to extend non-essential travel

The US has more than 1.5 million active cases of COVID-19, 42% of the world’s active caseload.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 14, 2020  

FCA prepares to restart North American operations

Thorough daily cleaning schedules to be instituted to maintain enhanced levels of cleanliness and disinfection

News Oil & Gas General
May 7, 2020  

Imperial Oil reports dead birds on Alberta tailings ponds

Birds landed despite active deterrent systems including radar, noise cannons, eye-safe lasers and scarecrows.

News Automotive Transportation General
April 29, 2020  

California scales up 1st in US electric truck sale proposal

If adopted, at least 40% of all tractor trailers sold in California would have to be zero emission by 2035