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Ontario releases $40M auto plan encouraging investment

John Irwin, Automotive News Canada February 14, 2019 TORONTO — The Ontario government on Thursday released its plan to support the automotive sector, promising to assist suppliers, boost high-tech skills tra...

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Flavio Volpe on The Arlene Bynon Show

Arlene Bynon was joined by Flavio Volpe, president of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association of Canada, to discuss the state of Canadian auto manufacturing after GM rejected Unifor’s proposals to save ...

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Lead Reach and Connect Winter 2019 Issue

APMA’s most current issue of Lead Reach and Connect Winter 2019 is in the mail. The Winter Issue 2019 is feature rich with relevant articles reviewing the new USMCA, Steel/Aluminum Tariff Drawback Claims, SMART...

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UPDATE 7-Third Canadian detained in China amid Huawei dispute

David Ljunggren, CNBC December 20, 2018 OTTAWA, Dec 19 (Reuters) – A third Canadian has been detained in China following the arrest of a Chinese technology executive in Vancouver, a Canadian government official...

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‘Alone in the world’: Canada squeezed by superpowers in Huawei dispute

By Jessica Murphy, BBC News 19 December 2018 The arrest of Chinese telecoms executive Meng Wanzhou at the request of Washington sent the Chinese-Canada relationship spiralling into crisis. Caught between two su...

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Microsoft’s investment arm M12 announces winners of $4M Female Founders Competition

TAYLOR SOPER December 11, 2018 at 6:00 am Microsoft’s investment arm M12 on Tuesday announced the winners of its inaugural Female Founders Competition that awarded $4 million to two women-led startups. Acerta...

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This was pre-Trump: Why USMCA couldn’t have saved GM jobs in Oshawa

Jessy Bains, Yahoo Finance Canada Nov. 29, 2018 Canada is on the cusp of signing the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) at this week’s G20 summit in Buenos Aires, but even the revamped trade deal wou...

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Unifor president wants Trudeau to use Trump tactics, impose stiff tariff on GM vehicles in Mexico

In addition to mothballing the Oshawa plant, GM’s cuts involve shutting down production at four facilities in the U.S, including in Ohio and Michigan THE CANADIAN PRESS November 28, 2018 WASHINGTON — The head o...

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North America is at ‘peak car.’ What does that mean for Canada’s remaining auto plants?

Only three of Canada’s remaining seven plants build hybrid vehicles Emily Jackson – Financial Post November 28, 2018 As Oshawa grapples with General Motors’ plans to stop production at its century-old assembly ...

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Martinrea to close parts plant that supplies GM’s ill-fated Oshawa operation

ERIC ATKINS, TRANSPORTATION REPORTER TIM SHUFELT, INVESTMENT REPORTER NOVEMBER 27, 2018 – Globe and Mail Automotive company Martinrea International Inc. says it plans to close a factory that makes parts for the...