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CME partners with Government of Canada to address skills gap

CONCORD, ON – Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) recently announced a series of initiatives, in partnership with the Government of Canada, to… ... Read More

Nobel Laureates Urge President Obama to Deny Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline; Letter highlights moral duty to protect the vulnerable from climate change

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Rejecting Keystone XL: A Matter of Morality

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Online voting now open

APR 15  Online voting is now open until May 15 for the positions of director representing Aboriginal communities and for regional directors in Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Manitoba. Co‑ops eligible to vote in these elections will receive voting credentials directly.... Read More

Canadian Bankers Association welcomes new Financial Literacy Leader

For Immediate ReleaseToronto, ON, April 15, 2014 – The Canadian Bankers Association (CBA) today welcomed the appointment of Jane Rooney as Canada’s new Financial Literacy Leader. The announcement was made by Minister of State (Finance) Kevin Sorenson as part of... Read More

Manufacturing sales reach pre-recession levels on transport equipment strength

Sales and unfilled orders of Ontario manufactured transportation equipment highlight February’s StatsCan manufacturing survey. Nationwide manufactu… ... Read More

Statement by Hannah McKinnon of Environmental Defence in response to new international climate change report

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Reality Check: Climate Change and the Tar Sands

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Parliament Hill Rally confirmed for June 4

APR 10  Kicking off CHF Canada’s Annual Meeting in Ottawa, from 12:30 pm to 1:15 pm on Wednesday, June 4, housing co‑op members and supporters will have their say at a rally on Parliament Hill. ... Read More

Former finance minister Jim Flaherty dies suddenly

OTTAWA – Former finance minister Jim Flaherty died suddenly at his home in Ottawa earlier today. Flaherty, who stepped away from his cabinet post… ... Read More

Canadian Bankers Association statement on the death of Jim Flaherty

For Immediate ReleaseToronto, ON, April 10, 2014 – Terry Campbell, president of the Canadian Bankers Association, has made the following statement:“We are shocked and deeply saddened at the death of Jim Flaherty. Mr. Flaherty had a remarkable career as the... Read More

Canadian Bankers Association Statement on the Heartbleed Bug

For Immediate Release Toronto, ON, April 9, 2014 – The online banking applications of Canadian banks have not been affected by the Heartbleed bug. Canadians can continue to bank with confidence. Banks have sophisticated security systems in place to protect... Read More

Levels considered “safe” for BPA may be way off the mark

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Statement on new research on Bisphenol A (BPA) and other endocrine disruptors that suggests human exposure levels deemed "safe" may be overestimated

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Government of British Columbia announces $1 Million in partnership with AIAC Pacific to support B.C. aerospace growth

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Canada’s tar sands: a bad return on investment

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Forest Industry Welcomes Free Trade Agreement with South Korea

​by David Lindsay, President and CEO It’s been almost a year ago since I last wrote about Canada’s trade agenda and the forest products industry. With the recent signing of the Free Trade deal with Korea, it is timely to... Read More

Election update: online voting starts April 15

APR 4  Nominations have closed for CHF Canada’s 2014 elections. Online voting will start April 15 and be open until May 15 for the positions of director representing Aboriginal communities and for regional directors in Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Manitoba.... Read More

GAL Aerospace Corp Completes Acquisition of AeroQuest Inc.

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Employment numbers released for March: StatsCan

A youth employment boost in March saw Canada’s unemployment rate drop 0.1 per cent to 6.9 per cent but the youth rate remained unchanged as more wo… ... Read More