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News Manufacturing General
October 14, 2020  

Ontario provides $1.4M for COVID-19 testing supplies

Viral transport media will preserve and transport a patient’s test specimen in COVID-19 patient sampling kits.

News General
October 14, 2020  

Loneliness taking toll on Canadian mental health in COVID era: study

Workers who identified it as a concern had the lowest mental health score.

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

World Bank approves $12B to finance virus vaccines, care

Part of a package of up to $160 billion to help developing countries fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 14, 2020  

EU can put tariffs on $4B of US goods over Boeing support: WTO

One of the largest penalties handed down by the global trade organization, considering which products to target.

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

Alberta changing COVID-19 testing as cases continue to rise

All tests at assessment centres will be by appointment only, no more drop ins.

News Manufacturing General
October 14, 2020  

Swedish giant Ikea to buy back used furniture

Later this year Ikea will open its first second-hand store, in a shopping centre west of Stockholm

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

PM blasts Tories for push to keep WE probe alive

Sidestepped questions about having one special committee continue the investigation into the charity.

News Manufacturing General
October 14, 2020  

IMF envisions a sharp 4.4% drop in global growth for 2020

The IMF predicts a rebound to global growth of 5.2% next year

News Manufacturing General
October 14, 2020  

‘I’d be better off going after a bank’: Pot companies beef up security for Croptober

Cannabis is big business, and upgraded security infrastructure reflects that

Tech Centre General
October 13, 2020  

Respirator provides industrial strength protection

Lithium-ion battery operated system provides a constant supply of fresh, filtered air.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
October 13, 2020  

Trudeau delivers another blow to energy, mining sectors

Plan requiring projects to describe how they will achieve net-zero emissions may not even be feasible.

News Energy General
October 13, 2020  

Caisse buying portfolio of solar power assets in Spain from Q-Energy

Produces enough electricity (355,000 MWh annually) to supply more than 115,000 households.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General
October 13, 2020  

Knoxville purchases up to 25 battery-electric New Flyer buses

Contract includes charging infrastructure, installation services and options for more buses.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 13, 2020  

China denies Canadians ‘arbitrarily’ detained over Meng case

Continues to insist they’re suspected of engaging in activities that endanger China’s national security.

News Manufacturing General Technology
October 13, 2020  

Growing cyber attacks to propel global threat intelligence platforms: report

North America is the largest market for commercial TIPs and will continue to dominate through 2022.