Canadian Manufacturing


February 19, 2020

Honda celebrates manufacturing at auto show, while Ontario plant grows

At the Canadian International AutoShow, Honda Canada put the spotlight on its Alliston, Ont., manufacturing activities; the facility recently celebrated its nine millionth vehicle produced

February 19, 2020

Inflation rises again, hitting 2.4% in January: StatCan

Data released Feb. 19 by the national statistics office only slightly dents the odds of the Bank of Canada cutting its key interest rate this year, say experts
February 19, 2020

Worker shocked at future Edmonton area Amazon warehouse has died: family

Colton Quast, an employee of A Circuit Electric Ltd., suffered life-threatening injuries Feb. 13 while working at the site in Nisku, Alta.
February 19, 2020

Boeing asks lawmakers to suspend preferential tax rate

Last year, the World Trade Organization body ruled that Boeing received an illegal U.S. tax break from Washington state that damaged sales by European archrival Airbus

February 19, 2020

Fire at Minnesota recycling plant affecting air quality

Firefighters continued to fight the stubborn blaze Feb. 19 after working all day and through the night Feb. 18 at Northern Metal Recycling plant
February 19, 2020

Stelco reports Q4 loss on challenging market conditions, steel price drop

The Hamilton-based steel producer said Feb. 19 that it lost $24 million for the quarter ended Dec. 31

February 19, 2020

Higher costs should kill Trans Mountain pipeline, opposition says [UPDATED]

According to a Nanos survey of 1,003 people, Canadians are increasingly uncomfortable spending public money to continue the project
February 19, 2020

No injuries as CN train carrying crude oil derails in northwestern Ontario

CN says 31 cars came off the tracks near Emo, Ont. at around 8:30 p.m. on Feb. 18


Business Intelligence


The seven sins of digital transformation implementation failure

Using digital technologies to either create new (or alter existing) business processes, change culture and improve customer experience can be a daunting task

Canadian small- and medium-sized enterprises remain nimble in the face of change

But not all SMEs are sure about how to leverage technology to its full potential
Global Business

Opportunity (Zone) is knocking for Can-Am business expansion

The Opportunity Zones program provides substantial tax benefits for capital gains reinvested into economically disadvantaged areas

Cleantech Canada

February, 19 2020

GM gets tax break for new plant next to factory it closed

GM will build an electric battery cell factory in Ohio
February, 18 2020

Ottawa supports heavy fuel ban for Arctic; northerners seek compensation [UPDATED]

Heavy fuel oil is considered a major spill risk because it's so thick it persists in the environment for years
February, 18 2020

Xebec to develop first Canadian RNG infrastructure project

The facility will process over 45,000 tonnes of organic waste per year through an anaerobic digestion process

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