September 28, 2018 - The Ontario Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) and the provincial government have announced that the WSIB has paid off its unfunded liability, which will lead to a 29.8 per cent cut in employer premium rates by January 1, 2019.
September 28, 2018 - Strength in the manufacturing sector helped the Canadian economy grow more than expected in July and boost expectations the Bank of Canada will raise its key interest rate next month.
September 27, 2018 - U.S. President Donald Trump let Canada know how he really feels Wednesday – sharpening his tariff threat, calling out Chrystia Freeland and claiming he denied Justin Trudeau a bilateral meeting, all because of the federal government's hard bargaining on North American trade.
September 27, 2018 - Tariffs imposed by the Trump administration on imported steel and aluminum are costing Ford Motor Co. $1 billion, hurting the bottom line and raising the possibility of price increases across the automotive industry.
September 27, 2018 - Performance Motion Devices (PMD) and Endrich Bauelemente Vetriebs GmbH (Endrich) have announced a new partnership that will add Endrich as a distributor and technical support provider for PMD's line of embedded motion control solutions.
September 26, 2018 - Canada's envoy to the United States was asked for his opinion today – on a scale of one to 10 – whether Ottawa and Washington are likely to strike a new trade deal by a Sunday deadline.
September 25, 2018 - WAGO’s product management team has grown with the addition of Evan Syens, who will be managing the electrical splicing connector solutions.
September 24, 2018 - Z-AXIS, an electronic design and contract manufacturing service provider near Rochester, NY, has made two additions to its team who will help to service the Canadian market.
September 21, 2018 - Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales increased 0.9 per cent in July to $58.6 billion, boosted by the transportation equipment and chemical industries.
September 21, 2018 - Gray Tools Canada has launched a new division designed to serve the specific needs of the automotive and heavy truck aftermarket.
September 21, 2018 - ONCAP, a division of private equity firm Onex, has acquired Walter Surface Technologies, in partnership with the existing management team. The Walter Group will retain a minority interest in ONCAP.
September 19, 2019 - Canada wants more from its negotiating partners before signing on to a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau suggested Wednesday as his well-travelled foreign affairs minister resumed her place at the talks in Washington.
September 14, 2018 - U.S. industrial production rose by a healthy 0.4 per cent in August, boosted by gains in the production of autos, oil and natural gas.
September 13, 2018 - Cambridge, Ontario–based automation solutions provider ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire KMW Konstruktion, Maschinen- & Werkzeugbau GmbH & Co. KG and KMW GmbH (collectively, "KMW"), a German-based supplier of custom micro-assembly systems and test equipment solutions.
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