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August 15, 2019
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Trudeau breached Conflict of Interest Act, says ethics commissioner

Ethics watchdog concluded PM violated act by pressuring former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould to halt the criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin.

SNC-Lavalin faces renewed questions over future after bombshell report

The engineering giant is facing criminal prosecution over alleged bribes to Libyan government official.

EDC regrets US$41M loan to back Bombardier sale to Zuma allies

Money helped the Gupta family, closely connected to former South African president, who face corruption charges.

Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods until December

Delay acknowledges import taxes stand to squeeze American households.

Critical injury results in $50,000 fine for Kitchener manufacturer

Worker was pinned between two rollers while a printing machine was operating.

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How the SNC-Lavalin report could impact Liberals' electoral fortunes

Exceeded the accepted bounds of the influence of the office risks undermining the 'doing politics differently' message. » Read more...

Demand for luxury shellfish is polluting the ocean with plastic

Four to six tonnes of plastic debris from shellfish aquaculture is collected from beaches annually. » Read more...

21 states sue Trump administration over new coal rules

In June, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency eliminated the agency's Clean Power Plan and replaced it with a new rule that gives states more leeway in deciding upgrades for coal-fired power plants » Read more

RCMP ‘sitting on’ watchdog report into alleged spying on anti-oil protesters

British Columbia Civil Liberties Association alleged the RCMP improperly collected and shared information about pipeline protesters » Read more

MainTrain 2019

Sept. 16 - 19, 2019
Location: Edmonton
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Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS)

Sept. 30 - Oct. 3, 2019
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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