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May 7, 2019
Plant Expo - BB1

Cyber crime cost Canadian companies more than $12M in 2018

Study finds malware and people-based attacks most common cyber attacks.

Federal carbon tax ruled constitutional; Ottawa pressures premiers to get on board

Saskatchewan Court of Appeal ruled in a split decision.

US plans to hike tariffs May 10, says China broke promises

Chinese officials "were trying to go back on some of the language" negotiated in earlier rounds of talks.

Are you paid what you're worth?

Your participation in the 2019 EMC-PLANT salary survey is vital! Salary information, kept strictly confidential, will help us compare manufacturing remuneration to industry averages.

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's fallacious tariff tale

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Whales to caribou: UN environment report has lessons for Canada

University studies consistently rank Canada near the bottom of industrialized nations for environmental policy. » Read more...

Training to fail: Negative expectations sabotage results

Focus on what the trainee does right, address what needs improving. » Read more...
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An explainer on the Ontario government’s move to review highway speed limits

The province's transportation minister is musing that some roads can safely handle traffic at 120 kilometres per hour » Read more

At least 40 dead in Russian plane’s fiery emergency landing

This is the second fatal accident involving a Sukhoi SSJ100 » Read more
Plant Outlook - BB3

Smart recruiting for the future

The world is changing – is your recruitment strategy keeping up? » Read more

Protect your processes from cyber threats

The Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium presents a free webinar for manufacturers that will help tighten secure and reduce risks. » Read more

CNAM 13th Annual Conference

May 6-May 9
Location: Kelowna, BC
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