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February 7, 2019

Canada staying out of US ratification fight over new NAFTA: Leslie

Parliamentary secretary to Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is confident the US and Mexico will ratify the deal.

Freeland travels to Washington to talk tariffs, trade and terrorism

Foreign affairs minister continued to resist the notion that there is a link between USMCA and tariffs.

Blocked Siemens and Alstom merger a win for Bombardier: analysts

Deal could reduce competition in the signaling and high-speed train markets.

Trade issues, oil slump, lower spending slow growth: BoC deputy

Uncertainty related to US policies has kept business investment lower than where it should be.

Sault Ste. Marie looking for workers to fill hundreds of jobs

Plan is to reach out to the GM employees in Oshawa who will be out of work, 250 positions at Algoma Steel.

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AAA: Cold weather can cut electric car range over 40%

Tesla disputed the AAA study results. »

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Prevent VFD-induced damage in electric motors

eMotors Direct suggests two methods to avoid bearing failure. » Read more...

How do Canadian manufacturers see the year ahead?

PLANT Outlook 2019 study shows they’re expecting business to be good, but confidence has tumbled since last year. » Read more...

Engineering for efficiency: Keeping the water flowing

How MetroVan performed a critical infrastructure upgrade while meeting environmental and economic obligations. » Read more...

First pot stores could be coming to Toronto, Brampton, St. Catharines

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario says applications have been made and are now subject to public feedback » Read more

EU chief ponders ‘special place in hell’ for some Brexiters

With concerns about a potentially chaotic Brexit, the European Council President appeared pessimistic about revisiting a rejected Brexit deal » Read more

Twitter posts bigger 4Q profit, monthly user base slips

The San Francisco company disclosed its daily user base count – those who log in once a day – for the first time, putting the figure at 126 million » Read more

Forum 2019: The Changing World of Work

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

April 3, 2019
Location: Winnipeg, MB
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Plast-Ex 2019

June 4 - June 6, 2019
Location: Toronto
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