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News Government General
August 4, 2020  

Canada extends peacekeeping mission despite Security Council loss

Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan’s office confirmed the continued deployment of a CC-130 Hercules in support of UN missions in Africa

News Government General
August 4, 2020  

Andrew Furey to be next N.L. premier after winning Liberal leadership

The 45-year-old surgeon and charity founder beat out John Abbott in the contest to replace Premier Dwight Ball

News Energy General
August 4, 2020  

Alberta, Ottawa sign deal that reduces oilsands environmental monitoring

The monitoring program funds research by outside organizations as well as government scientists

News Energy General
August 3, 2020  

Expansion of Alberta coal mine will need federal review: environment minister

The existing Vista mine began shipping coal for export in May 2019 and the company is now looking to double, or possibly even triple, its output

News Manufacturing General
August 3, 2020  

Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months

The decline in Europe compares with a 9.5% quarter-on-quarter drop in the United States

News Government General
August 3, 2020  

Economy grew 4.5% in May, Statistics Canada says

In a flash estimate for June, the agency says the economy continued to grow at a rate of 5%

News Government General
August 3, 2020  

Trudeau says feds will create EI like benefit for gig, contract workers

The $80-billion Canada Emergency Response Benefit is set to wind down over the coming weeks

News Government General
August 3, 2020  

Canadians can now download new COVID-19 exposure alert smartphone app

The free app is designed to track the location of phones relative to each other

News Construction Minerals General
August 3, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin to restructure resources business to be profitable next year

The turn away from resources will reduce that segment’s operations to nine countries from 30

News Government General
August 3, 2020  

Ontario sets new rules for restaurants as Toronto, Peel Region enter Stage 3

Toronto city council has enacted a series of additional health measures beyond those set by the province in preparation for the change

News Government General
August 3, 2020  

Charities worry about loss of trust, donations in wake of WE deal controversy

The pandemic has only accelerated a years-long trend for many groups that have sought alternative revenue streams through the sale of goods and services

News General
August 3, 2020  

More corporate meetings to go virtual after success during pandemic

Experts say the success of AGMs taken virtual this year will likely translate into more options for online and teleconference participation at future events

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

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 Government General
August 3, 2020  

Movement seeking status for asylum seekers in essential jobs say August will be pivotal

Trudeau said the federal government was working to recognize asylum seekers who were deployed to COVID-19 front lines