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Spending too little worse than spending too much: Freeland

Federal government's record deficit is more than $381 billion but she calls it affordable, given low interest rates.

Canadians not worried other countries will get COVID-19 vaccine first: poll

Thirty-eight per cent are very concerned, but pundits thought the number would be higher.

No text of Canada-UK trade deal as Dec. 31 tariff deadline looms

Trade minister says both countries are working on mitigation measures to provide stability to businesses.

Supremex closing its Edmonton facility, cutting 39 jobs

Cost reduction measure represents about 5% of the envelope manufacturer's total workforce.

New era of intelligent manufacturing

World Manufacturing Forum emphasizes the importance of innovation, focuses on how AI trends define the future.

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Three views of how digitalization advances machine tool building

Start at the design phase to build more reliable machines. » Read more

Highlights of the federal government's fiscal update

Freeland budget is borrowing, taxing, tax breaks and rolling out the money for businesses and families. » Read more

Do your salary and benefits measure up?

Use the EMC-PLANT salary calculator, a tool compiled from the 2020 salary survey conducted by PLANT and the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium to compare against the survey average for your category. » Read more
Business Intelligence 

Is it time for manufacturers to reshore?

The pandemic has exposed supply chain vulnerabilities, causing companies to re-think their off-shore manufacturing. » Read more

What are the most common machine safety violations?

Experts weigh in on the four most frequently encountered areas of noncompliance during risk assessments. » Read more

Trump’s lies show how disinformation erodes democracy

He continues to reiterate his claims that the November 3 election was ‘rigged’. » Read more

How to fight back against anti-maskers, climate deniers and anti-vaxxers

Teaching researchers, scientists communication skills will help inform the public. » Read more