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May 9, 2017
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How a call from President Trump's son-in-law started a scramble on NAFTA

The US insists Trump's threat to pull out of NAFTA wasn't a negotiating ploy, but instead a "non-story" that got out of control.


Uber setting up driverless car lab in Toronto

Facility will be led by University of Toronto AI and machine perception researcher, Raquel Urtasun.


Ontario sells its final batch of Hydro One shares to gross $2.79B

Province will hold 49.9% but that could slip to 47.8% if over allotment option is exercised.


Most companies missing on metrics to boost employee performance

CFERF/ADP study points to struggle measuring output leading to productivity deficit.


WSIB launches H&S leadership awards for small businesses

Top three companies will win cash to reinvest in the their health and safety programs.


Softwood threat from Trudeau government 'inappropriate': Ross

Commerce secretary says duties on Canadian lumber was based on the facts presented – not political calculations.


Your participation in the 2017 EMC-PLANT salary survey is vital!

Salary information, kept strictly confidential, will help us compare manufacturing remuneration to industry averages.
 
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No, there's not going to be a trade war with Canada: Spicer

Canadian government is considering retaliation involving US coal duties against products from Oregon. » Read More

US tariffs would lower American output after 5 years: Poloz

"We know that with protectionism everybody loses eventually, including the country that puts the policies in place…" » Read More

UN climate talks begin amid uncertainty over US position

Talks will hammer out details for how countries should implement the 2015 Paris climate accord. » Read More

Concerned about how rejigging NAFTA will affect your business?

CME wants to hear from you as it sets policy and advocacy efforts with the feds. » Read More

Bell's 505 Jet Ranger X secures Mirabel jobs

New mandate leverages a skilled workforce to attract global product platforms. » Read More

CCOHS hosts live webinar addressing mental health

May 11 Health and Safety Week event offers practical steps for setting up a workplace program. » Read More
 
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