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News General Operations
January 7, 2021  

Major construction done at Hanford waste treatment plant

Facility called ‘world’s largest’ radioactive waste treatment plant

News Manufacturing Operations Production
December 23, 2020  

Orders for big ticket manufactured goods up 0.9% in November

Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticketed manufactured goods rose

News Government Manufacturing General
December 2, 2020  

WH silent on pushback on Trump plan to raid Canada’s drug cabinet

Canada represents only 2% of global drug sales, and gets 68% of its drugs from outside the country.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 19, 2020  

US COVID-19 cases rise, border closure extended 30 days

Trudeau says the ban won’t be eased until there’s clear evidence the pandemic is slowing in the US.

News Government General
October 27, 2020  

Biden goes on offence in Georgia while Trump targets Midwest

Countdown is on for the Nov. 3 US election as candidates for president look to solidify support and harvest the undecideds.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 28, 2020  

Meng Wanzhou case heads back to Canadian court

Huawei COO says her rights were violated, arrest was politically motivated.

News Manufacturing Metals Economy General
September 16, 2020  

US abruptly lifts tariff aimed at Canadian alumunium

…but they’re still on the table, as are threatened Canadian countermeasures.

News Government General
August 27, 2020  

NRC celebrates police, military heroes, Pence promises ‘law and order’

…As protesters raged once more over the seemingly unprovoked police shooting of another unarmed black man.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 25, 2020  

China, US discuss economic co-ordination in trade meeting

Part of the Phase 1 truce aimed at ending a tariff war between the two biggest global economies.

News Manufacturing Economy
August 11, 2020  

Virus surge makes U.S. weak link in global economic recovery

The American economy shrank at an annual pace of 32.9% from April through June

News Government Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Sask. Premier Moe worried U.S. could put tariff on steel after aluminum

Regina is home to the Evraz steel mill where hundreds of people work

News Food & Beverage General
August 10, 2020  

Public Health Agency of Canada says more illnesses linked to U.S. grown onions

Thomson International Inc. of Bakersfield, Calif., is expanding its recall of red, yellow, white and sweet yellow varieties

News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Huawei: Smartphone chips running out under U.S. sanctions

Washington cut off Huawei’s access to U.S. components and technology including Google’s music and other smartphone services last year

News Manufacturing Minerals General
August 10, 2020  

Canada plans $3.6B in retaliatory tariffs on U.S. in aluminium dispute

Freeland says the tariffs will match dollar-for-dollar the costs of the planned 10% import tariff on Canadian raw aluminum that will apply starting Aug. 16

News General
August 3, 2020  

U.S. manufacturing improves in July, future clouded by virus

Of 18 manufacturing industries, 13 reported growth in July led by wood products and furniture and related products