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December 19, 2019

Trump impeached on charges of abuse of power, obstruction

Only the third US chief executive to be formally charged under the Constitution's ultimate remedy for high crimes and misdemeanours.

Democratic-led House expected to give Trump big win on trade

Bill implementing terms of USMCA is expected to pass with bipartisan support.

End of an era as vehicle production comes to a close at GM Oshawa plant

GM announced in November last year that it would wind down production at the plant.

Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot sign deal for 50-50 merger

Creating the world's fourth-largest automaker.

SNC-Lavalin settles Libya charges, pleads guilty to single count of fraud

Plea deal includes a $280-million fine to be paid over five years.

Indigenous opposition to pipeline shouldn't outweigh others: Provinces

Court heard from four Indigenous groups from British Columbia on Trans Mountain.

Alberta Appeal Court reserves ruling in federal carbon tax challenge

After three days of submissions, court said it would issue a ruling as soon as it's able.

Martinrea to buy structural components business from Mexico-based Metalsa

Canadian auto parts company will acquire six plants around the world with approximately 2,000 employees.

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Halting 737 Max production will hit suppliers, airlines

The economic hit is reverberating across the US. » Read more

Tough mobile computing from Panasonic

Toughbook 55 is customizable for industrial use. » Read more

Shipping bitumen: A semi-solid and greener alternative to liquified

Alberta innovators take some of the risk out of bitumen transport. » Read more

Manufacturing jobs and the future

They have grown more rapidly in Canada and the US than the workforce as a whole. » 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

PM says he might have acted differently if knew how SNC-Lavalin case would end

Trudeau's world unravelled by allegations that he pressured Jody Wilson-Raybould to stop the criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin » Read more

China targets tech giants in app privacy crackdown

China has the world's largest number of internet users – more than 800 million people – but also operates extensive monitoring and censorship » Read more