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News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy
January 30, 2014  

Small biz more positive in January: CFIB

Manufacturing shows gains in confidence, more hiring planned.

News Automotive Business Operations Economy Operations Technology
January 29, 2014  

Auto industry scored record sales in 2013: BMO

Third consecutive year of growth at 1.74 million units, up 10% since 2011.

News Minerals Business Operations Economy Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 6, 2013  

Australia’s mining boom built on Chinese demand busts

Cancellations and project postponements means the upswing in mining and gas has peaked.

News Automotive Business Operations Economy Operations Technology
June 24, 2013  

Federal briefing deflates claim of corporate cash hoard

A revised Statistics Canada estimate puts it at about $544 billion in Q1.

News Energy Business Operations Economy Sustainability
June 19, 2013  

Canadian GDP gets real in 2013 at 1.9%: RBC Economics

Global economy to grow modestly for the rest of the year.

News Business Operations Economy Operations Technology
March 8, 2013  

Avoid ‘competitive devaluation’ to boost exports: China

Falling yen might concern prompt other governments to drive down their currencies.

News Business Operations Economy
June 5, 2012  

Bank of Canada holding interest rates

The Bank of Canada is holding off on raising interest rates for awhile longer citing worsening global conditions and an uneven Canadian recovery.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy
October 17, 2011  

Fears of North American recession recede

Canada’s factories were humming in August, and US consumers were buying last month, strong indicators the North American recovery is alive and kicking.

News Business Operations Economy
June 9, 2011  

Steady growth for Canada, despite global uncertainties

The global economy may be a bit creaky but Canada is chugging along nicely thanks to its strong resource base and rising commodity prices, according to a report from RBC Economics.