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3M makes deal with White House, Canada to get N95 masks

Trudeau calls out the US for incomplete or failed deliveries of COVID-19 countermeasures.

COVID-19 webinar tackles manufacturing concerns

The most important “to dos” plus policies and procedures are covered by two industry leaders.

Work starts in Montana on disputed Canada US oil pipeline

Project has been tied up for years in legal battles and several court challenges are still pending.

US 'wasted' months before preparing for virus pandemic

AP review shows agencies largely waited until mid-March to begin placing bulk orders equipment and gear needed by front-line health care workers.

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Ontario WSIB has you covered during COVID-19 pandemic

Options for manufacturers dealing with the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board during the crisis. » Read more

Festo suite simplifies automation projects

Set parameters and configure all parts of an installation in five steps. » Read more

Emergency relief program changes coming to expand eligibility: Trudeau

Design of the $24-billion benefit program leaves out people whose hours have been slashed, but not eliminated entirely. » Read more

Canadians can now apply for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit

Those who have already applied for Employment Insurance do not need to reapply. » Read more
Business Intelligence 

Actions Canadian business leaders should consider to manage COVID-19

Look at reduced demand for exports, supply chain disruptions, adverse domestic spending and financial liquidity constraints. » Read more

Canadian Chamber, StatCan creating massive business conditions survey

Will be in the field this week and collect data on how businesses are currently coping with COVID-19. » Read more

US emerging as common denominator in world’s struggle to secure medical gear

Premier Doug Ford complained about a shipment of Ontario-bound masks being held up at the Canada-US border over the weekend. » Read more

Gatherings restricted, schools closed: What’s being done to fight COVID-19

Each province and territory has its own emergency measures to detect cases and prevent spread of the virus. » Read more