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Fighting pandemic is government's top economic priority, above deficit concerns: finance minister | National Post

Fighting pandemic is government's top economic priority, above deficit concerns: finance minister | National Post

The federal government is celebrating the United States' decision to lift its 10 per cent tariff on Canadian aluminum, with Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland calling the tariffs a mistake from the beginning, and 'good news' for aluminum workers on both sides of the border. The federal government is celebrating the United States' decision to lift its 10 per cent tariff on Canadian aluminum, with Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland calling the tariffs a mistake from the beginning, and 'good news' for aluminum workers on both sides of the border.

Canada touts U.S. abandoning of aluminum tariffs, drops plans to retaliate | CTV News

The United States has hit the pause button on tariffs on Canadian aluminum, agreeing to withdraw current penalties — at least until after the presidential election in November. The move came as Canada was set to impose retaliatory measures that might have been politically inconvenient for President Donald Trump.The United States has hit the pause button on tariffs on Canadian aluminum, agreeing to withdraw current penalties — at least until after the presidential election in November. The move came as Canada was set to impose retaliatory measures that might have been politically inconvenient for President Donald Trump.

While it’s not a permanent treaty, the Trump administration’s last-minute decision on Tuesday to call a ceasefire in its trade war with Canada over aluminum…

EDITORIAL: Sanity prevails in aluminum trade war | Toronto Sun

EDITORIAL: Sanity prevails in aluminum trade war | Toronto Sun

Ottawa warned that it would retaliate if Washington decides to reimpose the tariffs.

Canada drops retaliation plans after U.S. ends aluminum levies - POLITICO

Canada, which had been due to unveil retaliation measures, said "common sense" had prevailed.Canada, which had been due to unveil retaliation measures, said "common sense" had prevailed.

US backs off Canadian aluminium tariffs - BBC News

The Trump administration says it is dropping taxes on Canadian aluminum, easing tensions with a close ally and preempting Canada’s plans to impose retaliatory sanctionsThe Trump administration says it is dropping taxes on Canadian aluminum, easing tensions with a close ally and preempting Canada’s plans to impose retaliatory sanctions

US drops tax on Canada aluminum, heading off retaliation - The Washington Post

Moms' participation in the workforce is falling sharply, but the same isn't happening with dads.Moms' participation in the workforce is falling sharply, but the same isn't happening with dads.

COVID-19 Is Pushing Mothers Out Of The Workforce. Here's Why. | HuffPost Canada

While Freeland quickly signalled the move was a win for Canada, others noted that new U.S-imposed quotas on aluminum exports could trigger more retaliatory…

Freeland offers few answers as Trump administration levels strict new quotas on Canadian aluminum | National Post

Freeland offers few answers as Trump administration levels strict new quotas on Canadian aluminum | National Post

WASHINGTON, Wash. — The United States has suddenly called a tariff truce with Canada, lifting its 10 per cent aluminum levy Tuesday just hours before Ottawa…

At 11th hour, U.S. abruptly reverses course, lifts tariffs on Canadian aluminum | Canoe.Com

At 11th hour, U.S. abruptly reverses course, lifts tariffs on Canadian aluminum | Canoe.com

Reuters is reporting the Canada-U.S. border is expected to be extended through the month of November, this, as COVID-19 cases continue to rise.Reuters is reporting the Canada-U.S. border is expected to be extended through the month of November, this, as COVID-19 cases continue to rise.

Report: U.S.-Canada border shutdown likely to extend through November - 680 NEWS

WASHINGTON — Canada’s foreign affairs minister says the federal government is still trying to cool its dispute with the United States over aluminum exports,…

Canada hopes to avert new U.S. tariff war over aluminum dispute, but stands ready to fire: Champagne | Canoe.Com

Canada hopes to avert new U.S. tariff war over aluminum dispute, but stands ready to fire: Champagne | Canoe.com

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Canada had threatened a dollar-for-dollar retaliation that was expected to be announced today

U.S. yanks tariffs on Canadian aluminum amid retaliation threat | Financial Post

U.S. yanks tariffs on Canadian aluminum amid retaliation threat | Financial Post

The United States has dropped its latest round of tariffs on Canadian aluminum products just hours before Canada was set to unveil its own list of ret...The United States has dropped its latest round of tariffs on Canadian aluminum products just hours before Canada was set to unveil its own list of ret...

Canada plans to impose 10% tariffs on about $3.5 billion worth of U.S. products effective Wednesday, sources say

'Dollar for dollar, we will not back down': Retaliation on U.S. tariffs expected this week | Financial Post

'Dollar for dollar, we will not back down': Retaliation on U.S. tariffs expected this week | Financial Post

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland vowed to preserve Canada’s reputation for sound fiscal management as her government considers the next steps to drive the recovery.

Freeland pledges 'prudent' fiscal policy in COVID-19 recovery push - BNN Bloomberg

Pumpkin pie might be a little less sweet this fall for families separated by the border who may not get to celebrate Thanksgiving together.Pumpkin pie might be a little less sweet this fall for families separated by the border who may not get to celebrate Thanksgiving together.

Longer Canada-U.S. border closure 'realistic' approach: immigration lawyer

While Freeland quickly signalled the move was a win for Canada, others noted that new U.S-imposed quotas on aluminum exports could trigger more retaliatory…

Freeland offers few answers as Trump administration levels strict new quotas on Canadian aluminum | National Post

Freeland offers few answers as Trump administration levels strict new quotas on Canadian aluminum | National Post

The deputy prime minister previously called the U.S. decision 'unwarranted' and said Canada would respond 'swiftly and strongly' with retaliatory tariffs valued at $3.6 billion.The deputy prime minister previously called the U.S. decision 'unwarranted' and said Canada would respond 'swiftly and strongly' with retaliatory tariffs valued at $3.6 billion.

Feds to unveil plan to tackle U.S. aluminum tariffs - National | Globalnews.ca

The Trump administration said on Tuesday it will remove 10% U.S. tariffs on raw Canadian aluminum as long as imports of the metal stay below levels that are expected to "normalize" over the next four months.The Trump administration said on Tuesday it will remove 10% U.S. tariffs on raw Canadian aluminum as long as imports of the metal stay below levels that are expected to "normalize" over the next four months.

U.S. to remove tariffs on Canadian aluminum, Ottawa drops threat of retaliation | Reuters

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland told to set debt targets to impose discipline on spending

Top bankers warn Ottawa about Canada’s spiralling debt | Financial Post

Top bankers warn Ottawa about Canada’s spiralling debt | Financial Post

Travel restrictions in place at the Canada-U.S. border due to COVID-19 will remain in place through November at least, sources tell CTV News.Travel restrictions in place at the Canada-U.S. border due to COVID-19 will remain in place through November at least, sources tell CTV News.

Restrictions around Canada-U.S. border to remain in place | CP24.com

Canada will unveil retaliatory tariffs on a range of U.S. goods on Tuesday after Washington moved to impose punitive measures on Canadian aluminum imports, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said.Canada will unveil retaliatory tariffs on a range of U.S. goods on Tuesday after Washington moved to impose punitive measures on Canadian aluminum imports, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said.

Canada to unveil retaliatory tariffs on range of U.S. goods, Trudeau says - National | Globalnews.ca

OTTAWA - The threat of a federal election seems to be easing as the Liberal government prepares for ...OTTAWA - The threat of a federal election seems to be easing as the Liberal government prepares for a return to Parliament next week amid concerns Canada could already be heading into a dreaded second wave of the novel coronavirus.Fears of a COVID-19 resurgence hung over a cabinet retreat Tuesday as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his ministers met behind closed doors for a second straight day to plot a path through — and eventually beyond — the pandemic.

Fall election threat eases as COVID-19 cases rise - Winnipeg Free Press

USTR statement Canada was set to hit the US with retaliatory tariffs today but this could change the state of play. The USTR said that trade in non-alloyed, unwrought aluminum is likely to normalize in the final four months of 2020 and will be removing tariffs retroactive to Sept 1. The 10% tariffs went into effect on August 15. By Adam ButtonUSTR statement Canada was set to hit the US with retaliatory tariffs today but this could change the state of play. The USTR said that trade in non-alloyed, unwrought aluminum is likely to normalize in the final four months of 2020 and will be removing tariffs retroactive to Sept 1. The 10% tariffs went into effect on August 15.

US backs down on Canadian aluminum tariffs. Removes them retroactive to Sept 1

The US announced that its duty-free treatment will be retroactive to Sept. 1.The US announced that its duty-free treatment will be retroactive to Sept. 1.

Canada drops counter-tariffs threat after US nixes aluminum levy - Business - The Jakarta Post

The United States suddenly lifted its 10 per cent aluminum levy just hours before Ottawa was to unleash a suite of countermeasures.The United States suddenly lifted its 10 per cent aluminum levy just hours before Ottawa was to unleash a suite of countermeasures.

U.S. stands down on 10% aluminum tariffs imposed on Canada - National | Globalnews.ca

WASHINGTON/OTTAWA — The United States and Canada are likely to extend border restrictions until at least the end of November as coronavirus cases spike in some…

U.S.-Canada border shutdown likely to extend through November: Sources | Canoe.Com

U.S.-Canada border shutdown likely to extend through November: Sources | Canoe.com

Canada will not impose reciprocal aluminum tariffs, but if the U.S. decides to reimpose them, Canada will not back down.Canada will not impose reciprocal aluminum tariffs, but if the U.S. decides to reimpose them, Canada will not back down.

Canada won't back down if U.S. aluminum tariffs are re-imposed

The United States is standing down in its tariff dispute with Canada and lifting a 10 per cent levy on aluminum imported from north of the border. The office of the U.S. Trade Representative says it will lift the tariffs retroactive to Sept. 1 because it expects Canadian exports to “normalize” over the remainder of […]

U.S. abruptly reverses course, lifts tariffs on Canadian aluminum - CityNews Toronto

(Bloomberg) -- Supply Lines is a daily newsletter that tracks Covid-19’s impact on trade. Sign up here, and subscribe to our Covid-19 podcast for the latest news and analysis on the pandemic.The U.S. removed aluminum tariffs it slapped on Canada a little more than a month ago, after being threatened(Bloomberg) -- Supply Lines is a daily newsletter that tracks Covid-19’s impact on trade. Sign up here, and subscribe to our Covid-19 podcast for the latest news and analysis on the pandemic.The U.S. removed aluminum tariffs it slapped on Canada a little more than a month ago, after being threatened

U.S. Removes Canada Aluminum Tariffs Amid Retaliation Threat

At home and abroad, there is a building consensus that Canada’s trade prospects are languishing

The Great Rethink: If Canada wants to stay a trading nation it needs to up its game | Financial Post

The Great Rethink: If Canada wants to stay a trading nation it needs to up its game | Financial Post