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Gross domestic product by industry increases in April
June 29, 2012
Canada’s GDP by industry rose overall 0.3 per cent in April 2012, predominantly as a result of a jump in mining and oil and gas extraction. A...

Pfizer Canada provides $4.5 million public research funding for Alzheimer’s Disease
June 28, 2012
Pfizer Canada and the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS) are announcing today a Pfizer-FRQS Innovation Fund for Alzheimer’s Disease a...

Average weekly earnings up in every province for April
June 28, 2012
Statistics Canada’s Payroll employment, earnings and hours report released today shows average weekly earnings increased in April in all Canad...

Canadian farmers experience rise in field crop areas for June
June 27, 2012
As part of its Field Crop Reporting Series, Statistics Canada released its preliminary estimates of principal field crop areas for June 2012 t...

Canada cannot tolerate new 'Buy American' amendment in Congress: CME
June 25, 2012
The Government of Canada must take immediate action to derail a new Buy American amendment expected to be introduced later this week in the United ...

Canada-US proposal for easing cross-border business gaining support
June 22, 2012
An initiative to make travel more efficient for businesspeople between Canada and the US is generating strong interest from both sides of the ...

Vale unveils $2-billion Clean AER Project
June 22, 2012
Sudbury nickel producer, Vale, officially launched its Clean AER Project today, in a groundbreaking celebration that marks one of the largest...

Retail sales drop in April
June 21, 2012
The Canadian retail industry experienced a 0.5 per cent drop in sales in April to $38.9 billion. The decline represents the third decrease in ...

Number of EI recipients decreased in April
June 21, 2012
Less Canadians are receiving Employment Insurance (EI) as the numbers for those obtaining benefits decreased for the third consecutive m...

BC needs competitive tax plan to capitalize on unprecedented economic opportunity, CME tells Expert Panel on Tax
June 20, 2012
British Columbia must adopt a globally competitive tax system to drive private sector investment, create high paying jobs and capitalize on unprece...

Government dismissed OECD recommendations on SR&ED: CME
June 20, 2012
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) 2012 Economic Survey for Canada makes sound recommendations on R&D expendi...

Wholesale trade numbers increase in April for agricultural supplies industry
June 19, 2012
Statistics Canada released the wholesale trade numbers for April today, showing a 1.5 per cent rise to $49.3 billion. The increase was seen m...

Op-ed: It’s time for BC to go forward, not backwards, on tax policy
June 19, 2012
By Jayson Myers, President & CEO, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters The Vancouver Canucks can teach us a lot about what it takes to succeed...

Canada joining TPP a major win for Canadian industry: CME
June 19, 2012
Canada’s inclusion in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) announced today is a long-awaited success that will expand trade with some of the wo...

CME president Jayson Myers attending high-level Detroit-Windsor bridge announcement
June 15, 2012
President and CEO of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME), Jayson Myers, is in Windsor today for the announcement of a second bridge betwe...

Clock is ticking on Canada’s inclusion in Trans-Pacific Partnership: CME
June 15, 2012
Next week’s G20 summit in Los Cabos presents a prime opportunity to announce the inclusion of all three North American countries in the Trans...

Manufacturing sales fall in April
June 15, 2012
Manufacturing sales fell 0.8 per cent in April 2012 to $49.1 billion, according to Statistics Canada’s monthly survey of manufacturing. The ...

Statement: New 'Buy American' amendment buys trouble
June 15, 2012
The following statement was issued by Jayson Myers, president and CEO of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME): CME has learned that a new Buy ...

Statement: New International Trade Crossing critical infrastructure for cross-border trade
June 15, 2012
The following statement was issued by Jayson Myers, president and CEO, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME): On behalf of CME and our mem...

Changes to Internal Trade Agreement a win for CME
June 15, 2012
Today, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) and other associations had their recommendations on the Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT) hear...

What's your vision for the future of manufacturing in Canada?
June 13, 2012
Help Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) make that idea a reality. Complete the 2012 Management Issues Survey today! Submit the questionnaire ...

Canada’s economic leadership forefront at International Economic Conference
June 12, 2012
Prime Minister Stephen Harper was in Montreal Monday taking some spotlight away from Quebec protesters and discussing the state of internation...

Finalizing deal for Detroit-Windsor bridge critical to Canadian manufacturing: CME
June 12, 2012
  As expected, Ottawa and Michigan have reached a deal for the construction of a second bridge between Detroit and Windsor, a popular trade...

CME congratulates Jubilee medal winners
June 12, 2012
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) extends congratulations to three recipients of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal presented...

Chinese exports grow in May as trade surplus widens
June 11, 2012
Economic results out of China this weekend show an increase in exports in May, growing at more than double the pace anticipated. Meanwhile, in...

Employment in manufacturing increased in May: Labour Force Survey
June 08, 2012
Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey for May 2012 shows an increase in employment for manufacturing, educational services, retail and whole...

China-specific business experts available at workshop for exporters
June 07, 2012
In a global business context highly reliant on the actions of countries like China, the Canada China Business Council (CCBC)’s workshop comes ...

CME recommends strengthening interprovincial trade agreement
June 07, 2012
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is asking provincial trade ministers to strengthen Canada’s interprovincial trade agreement – the Ag...

Bank of Canada provides outlook on global financial situation
June 05, 2012
In his announcement this morning on the interest rate remaining the same, Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney noted global financial condition...

Hogg awarded Diamond Jubilee medal for commitment to LEAN manufacturing
June 05, 2012
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) President & CEO, Jayson Myers, was on-hand in Winnipeg this morning to present the prestigious Queen Eliza...

CME meets with Minister Kent during Environment Day
June 05, 2012
CME met with Environment Minister Peter Kent this morning during its Environment Day in Ottawa to discuss Canada’s future environmental priori...

Back to work, back to productivity
June 01, 2012
CME commends the government intervention efforts that put CP Rail back to work today, as Canadian manufacturers felt significant impacts on pr...

Real GDP rising at consistent pace
June 01, 2012
Based on the Canadian economic accounts (first quarter 2012 and March 2012) update released today, statistics show real GDP rose 0.5 per cent...

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