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News Chemicals Manufacturing General
October 13, 2020  

Unilateral ban on single use plastics ignores spirit of USMCA: experts

US trade lawyer says agreement reflects need to consult with partners before before imposing new restrictions.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 13, 2020  

Chinese pandemic ‘excuse’ barring access to two Michaels dismissed

Tory MP said a direct in-person visit should have taken place a long time ago with appropriate social distancing.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
October 13, 2020  

Microsoft attempts takedown of global criminal botnet

Uses an infrastructure known as Trickbot to infect computers with malware.

News Government General
October 13, 2020  

UN warns against pursuing herd immunity to stop coronavirus

Too little known about immunity to COVID-19 to know if herd immunity is even achievable.

News Government General
October 13, 2020  

Trump intensifies focus on Harris in final weeks of campaign

Biden is leading most national and battleground state polls three weeks before the election.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 13, 2020  

Conference centres, airports, stadiums rush for anti-pandemic status

Accreditation shows training has taken place and there’s a proven system of cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention.

News Government General
October 13, 2020  

Conservatives want anti-corruption committee to probe WE controversy

Also to press the House ethics and finance committees to resume looking at the matter.

News Manufacturing Economy General
October 13, 2020  

Report says pandemic intensified economic disparities

BDO affordability index shows nearly two in five say their personal finances deteriorated during the first wave.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 9, 2020  

Five things to know about Ford’s EV investment in Oakville

More than $500 million in funding coming from Ontario and federal governments.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 9, 2020  

[UPDATED] Feds, Ontario ante up $590M for EVs at Ford’s Oakville plant

Funding is part of a three-year agreement worth nearly $2 billion.

News Government General
October 8, 2020  

COVID-stricken Trump vows not to participate in virtual debate with Biden

Democrat candidate still game to debate as the race remains defined by the virus and Trump’s attempts to underplay it.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Lobster catch dropped in NS bay in years prior to launch of Mi’kmaq fishery

Catch in the bay fell from 1,691 tonnes to 915 tonnes over the three-year period, a decrease of 46%.

News Energy General Operations Production
October 8, 2020  

Uncertain future of refinery raises spectre of propane shortages in NL

Irving Oil has abandoned its planned purchase of the plant from its New York owners.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General Production
October 8, 2020  

Feds, Ontario ante up millions to produce EVs at Ford’s Oakville plant

Part of a three-year agreement worth nearly $2 billion between the automaker and Unifor announced in September.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Pence, Harris spar over COVID-19 in vice-presidential debate

Candidates and moderator were separated by plexiglass shields, seated more than 12 feet apart and facing a crowd of masked audience members.