Feb. 15, 2018 - Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains has named five technology groups that will each get a piece of up to $950 million in what the government calls its “superclusters” initiative, a high-tech collaboration strategy aimed at fostering growth and creating jobs.
Feb. 15, 2018 - U.S. factory output was unchanged in January for the second straight month after three months of healthy gains.
Feb. 13, 2018 - Not-for-profit consortium Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) has named Kim Wolf field service advisor for the Ontario communities of Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph and Brantford.
Feb. 13, 2018 - The Trudeau government on Thursday will announce the winners of a competition to form technology “superclusters” — a prize that will guarantee the chosen groups a piece of up to $950 million in federal funding.
Feb. 10, 2018 - British Columbia will gradually hike its minimum hourly wage to get to $15.20 by June 2021.
Feb. 8, 2017 - Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), a not-for-profit consortium serving and supporting Canada’s manufacturing industry, has announced several changes to its board of directors and daily operations.
Feb. 7, 2018 - Manufacturing AUTOMATION and the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) have launched the 2018 Canadian Manufacturing Study survey. The results, to be published in the magazine’s May issue, will provide detailed insights into the manufacturing strategies, methods and technologies in use in Canada, and give readers the opportunity to compare their facility to others across Canada.
Feb. 5, 2018 - A closely monitored assessment of the U.K.’s services sector, by far the main engine of the wider economy, is showing that Brexit uncertainty is starting to bite once again.
Feb. 2, 2018 - The start of 2018 saw a further easing in the rate of expansion of the U.K. manufacturing sector. At 55.3 in January, the seasonally adjusted IHS Markit/CIPS Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) was down further from November’s 51-month high and at its lowest level since June last year. That said, the PMI remained well above its long-run average of 51.7.
Feb. 1, 2018 - American manufacturers expanded again last month, though more slowly than in December.
Jan. 31, 2018 - Strength in manufacturing helped boost economic growth in November as the sector posted its largest monthly increase since February 2014.
Jan. 29, 2018 - The British economy picked up some speed at the end of 2017, which was otherwise a year that saw it slow amid uncertainties over Brexit.
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