Dairy farmers, supply managed sectors to get $3.9B in compensation for CETA, CPTPP – but not NAFTA

Canadian dairy farmers and those in other supply managed domestic sectors will get close to $4-billion in compensation to make up for the hit of new trade deals with Asia and Europe. Story continues below Budget 2019 promised $3.9 billion…

Former Canadian finance minister Michael Wilson dies at 81

Former federal finance minister Michael Wilson died Sunday at the age of 81. His death was confirmed by a statement from the University of Toronto, where Wilson served as Chancellor from 2012 to 2018. Wilson served multiple cabinet positions under…

Trudeau pressed in Quebec City to give more contracts to Davie shipyard

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered an optimistic vision for Quebec but few concrete promises on Friday as he delivered a series of campaign-style speeches in the provincial capital. With the federal 2019 election only months away, he highlighted the Liberals’…

Canadian farmers face obstacle course of challenges with trade deals, climate change

Whether it’s unpredictable weather, physical labour, or the price of land, being a farmer is no easy feat. READ MORE: Canadian farmers lead the pack in innovation and creative land use And with the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, Canadian dairy…

Hiring spree at Montreal port extended thanks to trilateral free trade deal

Montreal port employers are taking on 50 new workers by 2019 in a move prompted by the proposed United States-Mexico-Canada trade deal, according to the association representing port companies. The trilateral accord — unveiled last week and set to replace…

What is the status of Canada’s relationship with the States?

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