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November 27, 2018

GM in for ‘one hell of a fight’ over planned Oshawa plant closure: Union

Jerry Dias, national president of Unifor, said the union will fight against the planned move "tooth and nail."

Maple Leaf to build new London plant, but shuttering 3 others

Investing an initial $605.5 million into the plant that will serve Eastern Canada and an additional $5 million into related project.

Senate passes back to work bill, putting end to rotating postal strikes

Royal assent was granted late Monday shortly after senators approved Bill C-89 by a vote of 53-25.

N.R. Murphy Ltd. marks 75 years with new ownership

Industrial air quality manufacturer keeps it in the family as Helder Armas takes over as president.

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GM job cuts, closures not a symptom of Trump's trade agenda: analysts

Automaker is betting on electric vehicles, mobility services and autonomous cars and trucks. » Read more

Canada’s sad march to energy industry oblivion

Encana has now become Americanized, driven south by disastrous Liberal policies. » Read more

Beware of foreign espionage threat to your networks: security agencies

RCMP workshops highlighted ``supply chain vulnerability'' – a back-door tactic to infiltrate systems. » Read more

Cannabis still has mystery, Canada’s first weed only academic researcher says

Yang Qu said one of his major goals is to look into the medical capacity of cannabinoids and devise new ways of manufacturing them. » Read more

Mars touchdown: NASA spacecraft survives supersonic plunge

The InSight spacecraft is safely on the red planet's surface. It will monitor Mars' internal temperature and measure quakes. » Read more

Scrapping Ont. environmental watchdog is like shooting the messenger

With its release of the Fall Economic Statement, Premier Doug Ford's government announced the role of Ontario's environmental commissioner would be folded into the Office of the Auditor General » Read more

Ukraine mulls martial law after Russia fires on vessels

The Ukrainian ships were fired on and seized by the Russian coast guard trying to pass through the Kerch Strait in Crimea » Read more

Startups, old-line automakers aim to take bite out of Tesla

Startups and established automakers looking to enter the fully electric vehicle market will almost certainly pull buyers from the current leader, Tesla » Read more

PEMAC: GTA Chapter Professional Development and Tour

Nov. 29, 2018
Location: UOIT, Oshawa, Ont.
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