National Newswatch

Defence procurement won’t be so easy to cut in a time of COVID-19

May 22 2020 — Jeffrey F. Collins — Afew months into the COVID-19 pandemic, the first signs of impact on Canada’s defence procurement plans are showing. The government has been following an ambitious multi-decade blueprint, starting in 2010, to kick-start the domestic shipbuilding sector, but some yards have had to scale back their workforces under public health orders. What this means for the […]