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News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 8, 2020  

Why trade restrictions must be eliminated during COVID-19’s second wave

Nearly 100 countries enacted temporary restrictions or bans on the export of medical products.

Feature Manufacturing Economy General
October 8, 2020  

Focus on growth: Five steps to take during the COVID recovery

Hit hard by market disruptions, manufacturers are rethinking strategy.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 8, 2020  

Trudeau’s infrastructure announcement raises red flags

Every dollar spent on white elephant vanity projects reduces the money that could be spent on schools, hospitals.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 7, 2020  

Uncertainty as union braces for layoffs at Newfoundland refinery

Not yet certain how many will lose their jobs or what will happen to the 135,000-barrel-a-day facility.

News Manufacturing Economy General
October 7, 2020  

Getting house in order top priority for Canadian businesses: BDC

Indebted businesses more ‘fragile’ than during 1st wave, Business Development Bank of Canada economist warns.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 6, 2020  

EU says that no deal Brexit becoming ever more likely

Negotiators have less than four weeks to broker a deal that must go through a lengthy approval process.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 6, 2020  

US, Australia, India, Japan to discuss China’s growing power

First in-person talks among the foreign ministers since the coronavirus pandemic began.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 5, 2020  

Business economists see coronavirus as biggest risk: US survey

The panel expects 2020 GDP to decline 4.3%, first full-year contraction since a 2.5% fall in 2009 as recession ended.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 1, 2020  

EU takes legal action against UK over planned Brexit bill

Calls it a breach of the obligation of good faith laid down in the “Withdrawal Agreement.”

News Government Economy General
September 30, 2020  

O’Toole lambastes Liberals over handling of pandemic

Called the government’s slow and at times completely wrong approach, left too many people behind.

News Government Economy General
September 30, 2020  

New Ontario COVID-19 modelling as Quebec braces for new restrictions

Projections predict daily new case counts in Ontario could reach 1,000 while Legault clams down on gatherings.

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 30, 2020  

Economic rebound slows, economy grew 3% in July: Statistics Canada

Manufacturing grew 5.9% in July, following a 15.1% expansion in June as more operations ramped up production.

News Government Economy General
September 29, 2020  

Trump vs. Biden: debate showdown a battle for America’s soul

Topics include the pandemic, the economy, the Supreme Court, social justice issues and the integrity of the voting process.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 29, 2020  

Worldwide death toll from coronavirus eclipses 1M nine months in

Figure is almost certainly a vast undercount because of inadequate or inconsistent testing and reporting and suspected concealment.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 29, 2020  

Hiring marginalized workers could jump start economy: Deloitte

More workers needed to get the economy chugging fast enough to pay for climate change initiatives and government investments.