Canadian exports expected to grow in 2012: EDC
Canadian exports will continue to grow this year in the face of a global slowdown, and it's the U.S. consumer that's likely to come to the rescue, the federal government's export agency said. Get the details.
Corporations face increased challenges to profitability, says Conference Board
The Conference Board says the increasingly hostile economic climate is impacting Canadian firms' profitability. Get the results from the think tank's latest profitability index.
Western cities to top Canadian growth: Conference Board
Cities in Western Canada will lead the country in growth and prosperity over the next couple of years, according to an outlook released by the Conference Board of Canada. Learn more.
Magna International raises sales outlook
Magna International Inc. is raising sales predictions by as much as eight percent in 2012, as the auto parts maker looks to new markets for growth. Learn more.
Packaging manufacturer fined $55,000 after worker injured
Sealed Air (Canada) CO/CIE, a Nova Scotia manufacturer of packaging products, was fined $55,000 for a violation of the Occupational Health and Safety Act after a worker was injured. Learn more.
Fluke acquires Martel Electronics
Fluke Corporation, a provider of portable electronic test and measurement technology, has acquired Martel Electronics Corporation, a Derry, N.H.-based manufacturer of electronic test tools and OEM products. Learn more.