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October 23, 2018

US 'might' lift tariffs once new trade deal is signed: incoming Mexican foreign minister

Marcelo Ebrard offered few details Monday on the timing of the trade pact's ratification.

Toronto Mayor John Tory cruises to victory; tech issues extend voting elsewhere

Tory beat out Jennifer Keesmaat in the mayoral election. Patrick Brown is mayor of Brampton.

NEB agrees to consider LNG Canada pipeline jurisdictional challenge

Accepting submissions until Oct. 29 on whether the 670-kilometre pipeline should be considered a federal project.

Liberals write off $6.3B in loans, including $2.6B to automaker

Key to the jump was a writeoff that was part of a financing package to keep automaker Chrysler afloat during the recession.

Bombardier CEO tried to resolve trade secret row with Mitsubishi before lawsuit

Alain Bellemare warned Mitsubishi Heavy Industries board chairman Hideaki Omiya that the practices of subsidiary Mitsubishi Aircraft were causing “significant harm” to Bombardier.

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Report casts doubt on value of protecting Chapter 19 in NAFTA trade talks

No help dealing with Trump's Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum exports. » Read more

Trump Space Force plan is grounded in real needs but hazy

The Pentagon is expected to have enough details filled out by early next year to include a Space Force plan in its 2020 budget request to Congress. » Read more

Setting global benchmarks in advanced manufacturing

Canadian industry needs to step up its game when it comes to research and innovation. » Read more

Dyson to build electric car in Singapore, aiming at China

Facility to be completed in 2020 and is part of a US$3.2 billion investment in new technology globally. » Read more

Conservatives say Energy East would prevent dependence on Saudi oil

TransCanada abandoned the pipeline one year ago after the National Energy Board modified the environmental assessment process. » Read more

Canada, U.S. defence giant set to launch high stakes talks over warship deal

Lockheed Martin has won the right to negotiate a contract to design Canada's new $60-billion frigate and destroyer fleets » Read more

Waterloo tech brand makes big bet on smart glasses after predecessors’ failures

North set up a 5,202 square metre (56,000 square foot) facility in Waterloo to produce its wearable smart glasses » Read more

Japanese car part maker INOAC Corp. fined $1.3M for bid rigging

The Competition Bureau says its investigation determined that INOAC entered into illegal agreements with a competing Japanese parts manufacturer » Read more

Cybersecurity pioneer Wysopal on startup lessons

"A big mistake was not recognizing that you need a well-rounded leadership team to have a successful company," says Wysopal » Read more
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