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Ford government declares COVID-19 emergency in Ontario

All public gathering spaces to shut down, more than $300 million to back up province's efforts to contain the virus.

Magna demonstrates its new e4 e-mobility drive systems

Winter conditions testing in Sweden showcases integrated PSM-type eDrive systems on the front and rear axles.

Half of small firms report a drop in sales due to COVID-19: CFIB

A quarter say they won't survive a month with a big drop in income.

Manufacturers hiring expectations are lower for Q2: Manpower

Outlook survey shows most employers expect employee levels to same the same.

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UPDATED: Cancelled events, other COVID-19 info

Watch for cancellations, postponements and announcements here. » Read more

Wanted: skilled workers, shortage hampers business competitiveness

CME survey shows 85% of companies are having trouble filling job vacancies. » Read more

Automakers dodged parts shortage, but COVID-19 poses new threat

Falling sales and sickened factory workers and the threat of recession as the virus spreads through the US and Europe. » Read more
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Energy distribution without a control cabinet

Q&A with Meinrad Braun, product manager, powerbus systems at Wieland Electric. » Read more

ERP: Why cloud-first doesn’t mean cloud-only

Consider where your software should run – in the cloud, on-premise or combine them. » Read more

How COVID-19 has changed Roll Up the Rim — and maybe your odds of winning

Changes had already been planned for this year’s game, including a digital element, fewer prizes and a more complex game structure. » Read more

Coronavirus: Why you shouldn’t panic

Ten reasons to think there may be ways to contain and defeat COVID-19. » Read more