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Trudeau, Trump hopeful they will reach a NAFTA deal by Friday

They're looking at potential "landing zones" where both parties can agree.

Provinces not on board with Liberals' climate plan to lose funding: McKenna

Provinces have until the weekend to submit their plans for federal scrutiny; failing grades will lead to Ottawa's imposition of a carbon price.

Air Canada says mobile app breach may affect up to 20,000 customers

Aeroplan numbers, passport numbers, birth dates, nationalities and countries of residence could have been accessed.

Tariffs on imported newsprint nixed in win for US newspapers

U.S. Commerce Department imposed tariffs in response to complaint from Washington-paper producer that argued Canadian competitors took advantage of government subsidies.

PLANT launches 2019 Manufacturers’ Outlook survey

Be part of this important executive study of Canadian industry challenges and trends.
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Allegations of racism, sexual harassment at Manitoba Hydro site: report

Based on the experiences of 180 working at the utility's Keeyask Generation Project. » Read more

Canada's economy surges in second quarter on higher exports: StatCan

Economy rocketed to an annualized pace of 2.9 per cent in the period from April 1 through June 30. » Read more

Softening supply management would have political consequences, Quebec Premier says

Philippe Couillard has vied to position himself as the defender of Quebec dairy. » Read more

A scallop skirmish erupts between French, British boats

Every year sees problems between French and British fishermen over access to lucrative scallops, official says. » Read more

Ontario Manufacturers: Are you a winning exporter?

...Then you are a candidate for the Ontario Export Awards. » Read more
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The enduring mystery of the lost diamonds from the crash of Swissair Flight 111

Treasure hunting is illegal in Nova Scotia, but it's possible international treasure hunters could have been searching the area in the years following the crash. » Read more

Facebook, Instagram to charge GST on online ads by mid 2019

Canadian operations will have to pay the goods and services tax on online advertisements. » Read more

Employers didn’t protect workers’ safety in fatal ammonia leak: WorkSafeBC

The maker of Ski-Doo snowmobiles and Sea-Doo personal watercraft says it now expects its normalized earnings. » Read more
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November 05 - 09, 2018
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