Category: Canadian Business

Huawei founder says U.S. can’t crush the company, BBC reports

Huawei Technologies Co.’s founder Ren Zhengfei said “there’s no way the U.S. can crush us,” according to an interview he gave to BBC. “The world cannot leave us because we are more advanced. Even if they persuade more countries not to use us temporarily, we can always scale things down a bit,” he said. The…

Jason Kenney pledges education revamp if UCP wins power in Alberta

EDMONTON – Alberta Opposition leader Jason Kenney says if his United Conservative party wins power, it will retool the education system to make it practical and adaptable for the modern, digital age. And he says anything deemed NDP ideology or worldview that is stitched into the government’s current curriculum review will be on the scrap…

A Look Under the Hood of Canada’s Job Market

Introduction It is a pleasure to be here in Toronto today, and I’d like to thank the Toronto Region Board of Trade for the invitation. In many ways, 2019 has gotten off to a challenging start. What’s happening in the housing market here at home, lower oil prices, the trade conflict between the United States…