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BDC Capital commits $250M in growth equity for smaller firms

Directed at businesses across Canada that have at least $5 million to $10 million in revenue.

Infrastructure bank may bear large portion of project risk

Documents show bank could take on an equity stake in order to make a project more attractive to private investors.

Mexican, US legislators meet on NAFTA, security, trade

Now major importer of US natural gas and gasoline, and now wants trade brought under the agreement.

8 killed in east China chemical plant explosion, fire

Accident was triggered by an explosion of a liquefied gas tanker.

Six projects get $11.5M to develop technologies for cars of the future

Funding will support the development of lighter, more fuel-efficient cars that emit fewer greenhouse gases.

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Wynne government wants businesses to hire more disabled employees

Strategy calls for businesses with at least 20 employees to hire one disabled person. » Read More

World Bank sees global economy growing 2.7% this year

Global trade is expected to grow 4% in 2017, the fastest in three years. » Read More

Decline in energy sector drives down 2017 capital spending in Altantic region

Atlantic Provinces Economic Council says major project investment to fall by 7% this year to $13 billion. » Read More

Build your skills: government funding is available - be proactive

Getting serious about workforce training? Here are some programs to get your company started. » Read More

TransPod's quest for a fifth mode of ultra-fast transportation

Toronto startup will manufacture high-speed pods and establish a consortium to build tube infrastructure. » Read More


CMTS 2017

Sept. 25-28, 2017
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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PLANT Expo 2017

Oct. 18, 2017
Location: Kitchener, Ont.
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FABTECH Canada 2018

March 20-22, 2018
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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