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December 12, 2019

Seaspan delivers world class Fisheries, Coast Guard vessel

63-metre Jacques Cartier is one of the most advanced ships of its kind in the world.

Ratification of North American trade deal coming in short order: Trudeau

But minority Liberals must find support from across the political aisle to implement the agreement.

Impeachment trial: Trump wants drama, but GOP wants it over

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants a swift trial, potentially with no new witnesses called.

Worker struck by equipment in assembly plant, company fined $65,000

Company pleads guilty to failing to ensure the machinery was maintained in good condition.

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Baloney Meter: Is Trudeau's mandate the 'weakest' in Canadian history?

Statement is mostly true, but no definitive standard, more information is required. » Read more

Celebrating 150 years: CGT leverages its history of innovation

From wagon wheels to car interiors, the Cambridge manufacturer honours its legacy of making things in Ontario. » Read more

Sluggish investment threatens Canada’s prosperity

The only way to raise living standards and incomes is by building a more productive economy, yet politicians are mum on the subject. » Read more

Seven steps to build your Industry 4.0 strategy and roadmap

Put a strategy in place to successfully deploy your first initiative » Read more

Thunberg accuses leaders of ‘creative PR’ at U.N. climate talks [UPDATED]

"The real danger is when politicians and CEOs are making it look like real action is happening, when in fact almost nothing is being done.” » Read more

Canadians ‘defeatist’ about security of private data: IBM

Only 19% of respondents said they fully trust organizations to keep their personal information secure and not share it without permission » Read more