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Trump slams union leader who criticized him over NAFTA

AFL-CIO president said efforts to overhaul NAFTA should include Canada.

On Labour Day, two Quebec parties promise $15 dollar minimum wage

Parti Quebecois and Quebec solidaire compete for votes with a raise from the current $12.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's imaginary wages, trade falsehoods

Another week of falsehoods on trade, other issues.

Gauge your wage against 2018 EMC-PLANT salary survey

How does your pay measure up? Use the Salary Calculator to compare your wage against national averages.
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Make robots pay taxes? Documents detail ideas to adapt to changing labour force

Feds faced with big labour challenges, dealing with increasing automation and gig economy. » Read more

Deal, or no NAFTA deal, uncertainty means consumers lose out

Vehicles, prescription drugs could end up costing more and any benefit from revised dairy supply management would be years away. » Read more

Filling the skills gap: Innovative Automation invests in its employees

Want to find and keep skilled workers? Here’s a thought: develop them. » Read more

[RANT] Resolving Canada’s trade quagmire in the age of Trump

We must make a major concession like phasing out our farm supply management to protect the auto sector. » Read more

Be part of PLANT’s 2019 Manufacturers' Outlook study

We’re looking for executives to provide insights in Canadian industry’s challenges and trends. » Read more

Do you have a winning export strategy?

Enter the 2018 Ontario Export Awards. Applying is free. Big gala in November! Here’s how to enter… » Read more

Sales drop could be sign of peril for American muscle cars

Muscle car sales are down almost 10 per cent for the first half of 2018, according to numbers provided by Kelley Blue Book. » Read more

Organic farming goes for scale in prairies, pushes back on skepticism

Farmers hope to benefit from a wider trend in the organic space of larger farms and the potential efficiencies that come with size. » Read more

US executive learned from Japanese management

A chief executive shares management tricks of the high-precision mechanical stamping presses and automation equipment trade. » Read more

MainTrain 2018

Sept. 24 - 27, 2018
Location: Ottawa
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Physical Asset Management Program

November 05 - 09, 2018
Location: Toronto
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