Canadian Manufacturing
November 21, 2014

Lawsuit against B.C. mining firm Nevsun alleges forced labour

Allegations of forced labour, other crimes against humanity being made against Nevsun in connection with mine in Eritrea

November 21, 2014

Linamar buying remaining 34% stake in German hot forging firm

Move to buy remaining stake in Seissenschmidt comes after Linamar bought 66 per cent of company in September
November 21, 2014

GM investing US$200M in 2 Michigan plants for new vehicle

No new jobs will be created by investment; automaker said it brings total investment in two plants to US$775 million since 2010

November 21, 2014

2 Regina manufacturing firms fined for not paying overtime

Cabtec Manufacturing, Precision Wood Products fined $11,000, order to pay nearly $22,000 in outstanding wages
November 21, 2014

Protesters arrested in B.C. as Kinder Morgan injunction enforced

RCMP arrested protesters on Burnaby Mountain after Kinder Morgan obtained court injunction for pipeline work

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Dispute settlement provisions make CETA a tough sell in Germany

It's improbable that the EU will be able to ratify CETA without Germany's support, but acceding to Germany's demands will likely kill the deal
November, 21 2014

U.S. EPA delaying decision to reduce amount of ethanol in fuel

Latest delay one of many to plague ethanol rule as EPA struggles to balance ethanol production, fuel demand
November, 20 2014

Brazil’s GHG emissions up 8% last year, coalition claims

Emissions almost eight per cent higher in 2013 than one year earlier, network of more than 30 environmental groups claims
November, 19 2014

NextEnergy lighting solutions competition gets underway

NextChallenge seeking proposals to "address unique lighting technology needs" of both Ford, Detroit urban farm

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