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Cdn. economy adds 35,000 jobs in March 2023: StatCan

The Canadian labour market has been tight for months, despite high interest rates raising the cost of borrowing for people and businesses.


Loblaw CEO Galen Weston receives raise, compensation becomes $8.4M

The grocery chain head has come under fire recently for playing a role in runaway food inflation and grocery unaffordability.


IMF chief says the world economy is expected to grow less than 3% this year

Advanced economies face the challenge of high inflation, as 90% of them are projected to see a decline in their growth rate this year.


 
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Montreal start-up creates bartop tool capable of freezing beverages without electricity

Capable of dropping to temperatures as low as -98 degrees Celsius in 60 seconds, the device uses recycled CO2. » Read More...
 
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Ont. government releases statement in reaction to province's increase in employment

The Ont. government has proposed a 10 per cent Ontario Made Manufacturing Investment Tax Credit, to try and help local manufacturers invest in innovation, expand operations and create new jobs. » Read More...
 
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GreenPower delivers electric school buses to Portland Public Schools

Starting this month, the Nano BEASTs will transport students to and from school in the surrounding communities providing health and climate benefits to the students and community. » Read More...
 
 
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Modern Forecasting Technology: Changing the game for manufacturers

Using a cloud-based system, you can collect data from disjointed ERPs, organize it to provide a single source of truth, and put it to work. » Read More...

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ventureLAB’s Future of Women in Tech event highlights work to be done in semiconductor industry

The event was meant to highlight women in STEM who have advanced their careers, and the important work being done to help hire and promote more women into leadership positions. » Read More...

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Carmakers are mistaken if they think chip shortages are over – they need to reinvent themselves while there’s time

As a result of this global semiconductor scarcity, worldwide vehicle production was approximately 11 million units, or about 12%, lower in 2021 than it would otherwise have been. » Read More...

 
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Saputo signs deal to sell two milk processing plants in Australia to Coles Group

The Canadian dairy giant says the fresh milk processing facilities are in the Australian states of Victoria and New South Wales. » Read More...

Auto sales rise 3.7 per cent in March from a year earlier

DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Inc. says auto sales rose 3.7 per cent in March from a year earlier for a fifth month in a row of gains. » Read More...