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Sept 10, 2019

Manufacturer group warns of gathering economic storm

A slowdown is coming as Canada is woefully unprepared to weather its first recession in over a decade

Big Tech faces a new set of foes: nearly all 50 US states

Attorneys general are investigating whether Google's online search and advertising business is engaging in monopolistic behaviour.

Quebec, Ontario first targets in Tory election campaign

First stop is Trois-Rivieres, then Vaughan-Woodbridge, newly created for the 2015 election and won by the Liberals.

BC greenhouse gas emissions near 2007 levels despite carbon tax

Data does not include results from the CleanBC climate plan that set targets of buildings.
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Climate change, trade woes reshape Frankfurt auto show

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Volkswagen bets big on electric. Will consumers buy in?

Electric cars remain a niche product at less than 2% of the market, due to higher prices and worries about recharging. » Read more...
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Business Intelligence 

Nourishing a growing world

Crop nutrition has a vital role, backed by Saskatchewan’s potash mines and Rittal’s HD enclosures » Read more

Planning on expanding to the US?

Four common mistakes Canadian companies make and how to prevent them » Read more

Ontario judge sets $150 fine for not posting anti-carbon tax stickers

All gas station owners need to display the stickers, which show that the federal carbon tax adds 4.4 cents per litre to the price of gas now, rising to 11 cents a litre in 2022 » Read More

Protests at Chick-fil-A opening in Toronto over owner’s record on LGBTQ issues

The company says the Toronto location is the first franchised restaurant in Canada » Read More