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January 10, 2017
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Feds, Ontario each grant Honda Canada $42M for plant upgrades

Automaker will invest $492 million over three years to modernize its Ontario facilities and improve its carbon footprint.


Trudeau shuffling the deck to realign cabinet

Up to a third of the positions in play as Canada prepares for the Trump universe


Apple’s iPhone changes the world in just 10 years

Revolutionary touch screen doomed Canada’s once-popular BlackBerry.


Trump son in law Kushner to take senior White House role

Will resign as CEO of his family's real estate company, and as publisher of the New York Observer.


Second VW employee arrested over emissions scheme

Oliver Schmidt charged with conspiracy to defraud the US government and wire fraud.
 
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Growth in part time work creates dark underside to rosy jobs numbers

60,400 full-time positions were created in 2016, less than half the number gained in each of the past two years. » Read More

Canadian firms expect post-election US growth: Bank of Canada

That’s despite uncertainty arising from potential protectionist bent of Trump’s administration. » Read More

Trump tweet won't change production plans, GM CEO says

Barra says it's too early to speculate on potential impacts of border tax from importing vehicles made in Mexico. » Read More

Canadian firms expect post election US growth: Bank of Canada

That’s despite uncertainty arising from potential protectionist bent of Trump’s administration. » Read More

The Alberta advantage is gone thanks to NDP government tax hikes: study

Fraser Institute reports corporate rates now lower in BC, Ontario and Quebec. » Read More
 
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