Canada Aerospace Industry

The Budget Omits Crucial Support For The Auto And Aerospace Sector

Jerry Dias | Posted 03.25.2016 | Canada Business
Jerry Dias

These two advanced manufacturing sectors directly employ more than 200,000 Canadians in good jobs that form the backbone of Canada's middle class. Even more are employed in the spinoffs from these two sectors -- both the suppliers to auto and aerospace, and the spending habits of its well-paid workers.

Canada Has An Innovation Problem

Mehrdad Loghmani | Posted 03.04.2016 | Canada Business
Mehrdad Loghmani

Canada is a vast country with ample resources, however political and economic machinery in this country are not open enough to create true and genuine marketplace for disruptive ideas. Cultural, artistic and intellectual innovation form the foundation of innovative economies. No nation can stay competitive and economically advanced while stagnating culturally and intellectually. Innovation requires taking risk and being open to new ideas. The biggest obstacles in the way of innovation in Canada are regressive and closed institutions.

The Reason Canada's Federal Debt Reached $671 Billion

Mark Milke | Posted 07.16.2014 | Canada Politics
Mark Milke

Ever wonder how Canada's net federal debt reached $671 billion by 2013? Or how net provincial debt among the provinces ended up at $509 billion that same year? Wonder no more.

We're Not Going To Infinity Or Beyond Without More Cash

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The aerospace sector is under threat from ambitious international competitors and the space agency has "foundered" for a decade, says a revie...

Stealth Jet Benefits Revised.. Downward

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Industry Canada is dampening expectations of how much the aerospace industry could reap from the troubled F-35 program, chopping more than US...

Manufacturing Sales Rise After Months Of Declines

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.15.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Manufacturing sales rose 2.7 per cent in July, ending three straight monthly declines as the Canadian industrial sector breathed back to life...