October 3, 2018 – ABB has announced that the Thomas & Betts Corporation will begin doing business as ABB Installation Products Ltd.
October 1, 2018 – Reaction from Canadian business groups to the terms of a renegotiated trade pact between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico range from relief to dismay as the details of the proposed new pact begin to sink in.
October 1, 2018 – China's export orders shrank in September as a tariff battle with Washington over technology escalated, adding to downward pressure on the world's No. 2 economy, two surveys showed Sunday.
October 1, 2018 - Canadian dairy farmers have panned the renegotiated trade pact between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, saying the new deal will undercut the industry by limiting exports and opening up the market to more American products.
October 1, 2018 – A new era in North American free trade dawned in the dead of night Sunday as a 14-month NAFTA modernization effort between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico finally came to fruition with just hours to spare before an end-of-weekend deadline.
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 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 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 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 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.
September 7, 2018 - Minister for Economic Development Navdeep Bains says the government plans to make a decision on safeguards against steel dumping in the coming weeks.
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