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January 3, 2019

Day 13 of US government partial shutdown: talks going nowhere

White House has rejected the Democrat package, Republicans who control the Senate are hesitant to take it up without Trump on board.

Two industrial accidents investigated at Dofasco plants in Hamilton

In New Year's day incident, dump-style machine tips over, injures driver.

Oil prices remain strong as Alberta production cutbacks kick in

Provincial curtailments of 325,000 barrels per day aim to relieve a glut and free up export pipeline space.

Waning iPhone demand highlights consumer anxiety in China

Brands from Ford to jeweller already have reported abrupt declines in sales.

China lands spacecraft on 'dark' side of moon in world first

Landing highlights China's growing ambitions to rival the US, Russia and Europe in space.

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BRP by design: R&D fuels its winning recreational vehicles

There are growing markets to be tapped in Mexico, Brazil and China. » Read more

Gender pay gap widest at top of the corporate ladder: report

Women earn about 68 cents for every dollar made by their male counterparts. » Read more

AP FACT CHECK: Defending border wall, Trump misstates facts

Associated Press examines his statements on Twitter and at a Cabinet meeting about immigration and other matters. » Read more

Trump answers Romney criticism: ‘I won big, and he didn’t’

Republican Sen.-elect broadly criticizes president's policies and character. » Read more

Approval given on interim basis to higher auto insurance rates in B.C.

The public insurer says the new rates will apply to new and renewal policies as of April 1. » Read more

More rallies held to support pipelines; convoy coming to Ottawa

Protest against federal actions that critics say will make building pipelines more difficult. » Read more

A3 Business Forum

January 14 - January 16, 2019
Location: Orlando, Florida
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Forum 2019: The Changing World of Work

March 5-6, 2019
Location: Winnipeg
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Metalworking Manufacturing & Production Expo

April 03, 2019
Location: Winnipeg, MB
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Plast-Ex 2019

June 04 - June 06, 2019
Location: Toronto
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