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Morning News: January 21, 2019

Eve-of-Davos Survey Shows People Place Trust in Companies Over Governments Data Dependent? Five Questions for the ECB China’s Slowdown Looms Just as the World Looks for Growth China’s Economy, by the Numbers, Is Worse Than It Looks U.S.-China Trade Talks Falling Short on Make-Or-Break IP Issues ...

Risk Takes Centre Stage in 2019

By Cheryl McGrath Vice President and General Manager – Canada Optiv Security Virtually all cybersecurity organizations today want to reduce enterprise risk, but they often do not have the expertise, resources and organizational structure to do so. In many cases, cybersecurity pros spend the bulk o ...

50 top Canadian stock picks for 2019 as chosen by the pros

Last year was a rough one for investors, with markets turning in their worst performance in 10 years. And volatility promises to be a constant challenge for investors in 2019. But where there is upheaval there is also opportunity, and the drop in valuations means there are potential bargains to be ...

Hashtag Trending – Tim Cook’s op-ed; Netflix competes with Fortnite; Cortana throws in the towel

Apple’s Tim Cook says the government should introduce new tools for digital privacy, Netflix says Fortnite is their biggest competition, not HBO, and Microsoft admits Cortana won’t compete with Alexa and Google Assistant. ...

WSJ on Raytheon’s Thomas Phillips

The Wall Street Journal on Raytheon’s CEO Thomas Phillips: He was born of Greek parents in Istanbul and originally named Athanasius Leonidas Philippides. His father died within a few years of the son’s birth. He, his sister and his mother left Turkey, lived in Greece and settled in Canada in ...

Clips From Today’s Halftime Report

Final trades: Apple, JPMorgan, Alphabet, Nike & Comm. Services from CNBC. ... ...

Kneat.com has a 138 per cent upside, Mackie Research says

Life sciences software company Kneat.com Inc (Kneat Stock Quote Chart TSXV:KSI) is laying a strong foundation for a positive revenue inflection in 2019, says Nikhil Thadani of Mackie Research Capital Corporation who on Thursday initiated coverage with a “Buy” rating and $2.50 target price, repr ...

Engineers PEI Recognizes Innovative Shoreline Protection Project

Engineers PEI has recognized an innovative engineering project, which protects the causeway and shoreline in Souris from the effects of climate change and storm surge events, with the 2018 Environment Award. “The Engineers PEI Environment Award recognizes an outstanding engineering project that h ...

Sunlight on the Submissions: Why the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislative Review Panel Should Reverse Its Secretive Approach

The Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislative Review panel’s surprising decision to keep the 2,200 public submissions secret for months has had immediate repercussions. Some organizations are refusing to disclose their submissions until the panel does and others have noted the missed opport ...

Canadian Researchers Guest Edit on Integrated Hydrological Modeling

Canadian researchers have guest edited a section of the technical journal Groundwater®, published by the National Ground Water Association (NGWA). The articles were published in a special section within the January–February 2019 issue of Groundwater, focused on integrated hydrological modeling. ...