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12 Canadian Cleantech Companies Recognized Among World’s Top 100

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 16, 2020 /CNW/ – 12 Canadian companies were named to the 2020 Global Cleantech 100, an annual roster of the world’s top 100 cleantech companies. Canada has more ventures on this year’s list than any other country after the United States, while eight of the companies are MaRS-supported ventures. All are poised […]

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Bombardier to build new aerospace plant in Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA, ONT. — Bombardier has announced that Mississauga, Ont. will be home to a new global manufacturing centre for its Global business jets. The 41.2-acre facility will be located on Toronto Pearson lands stated a Dec. 4 release. The work was previously done at Bombardier’s facility in Downsview, in Toronto. Bombardier signed a long-term lease […]

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The Canadian Game-Changers, Culture-Makers & Boys’ Club-Crashers Who Owned 2019

They won tennis championships, NBA finals, Oscars, and elections. They brought down cults, shook up late-night TV, and redefined beauty standards. One even powered a remote-control car with her brain. The women, girls, and non-binary people who comprise our 29 Powerhouses this year are nothing short of awe-inspiring (not to mention envy-inducing). Read more

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Committed to transitioning to a low-emission economy, Canada is collaborating with stakeholders and jurisdictions across the country to bring innovative and competitive clean technology to market. Canada’s low R&D costs, highly skilled talent, wealth of natural resources and support for innovation make it the ideal location for clean technology development and commercialization. Read more

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Canada remains a Top 3 country in A.T. Kearney’s Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index

Canada has yet again made the top 3 in A.T. Kearney’s annual Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Confidence Index. With nearly a 60 per cent increase in FDI inflow and a rise in investors’ optimism towards Canada’s economic prospects, Canada remains a strong force in today’s global economy. Read more

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Minister of Foreign Affairs to welcome Indian counterpart to Canada

The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that he will welcome Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, Minister of External Affairs of India, to Canada on December 19 and 20, 2019. The visit will provide an opportunity to discuss shared priorities, including the rules-based international order, peace and security, human rights, climate change and trade and […]

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A Healthy Economy Attracts Foreign Investors to British Columbia

British Columbia may seem like a well-kept secret, but savvy investors are enjoying its many business advantages. Why foreign investors choose B.C. is no mystery. International businesses face significant pressures when selecting a location for oversees operations. In an era of global uncertainty, rising trade tensions and forecasts for economic volatility, B.C. offers a stable, […]