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 (ŏsh′ə-wä′, -wə)
A city of southeast Ontario, Canada, on Lake Ontario east-northeast of Toronto.


(Placename) a city in central Canada, in SE Ontario on Lake Ontario: motor-vehicle industry. Pop: 139 051 (2001)


(ˈɒʃ ə wə)

a city in SE Ontario, in S Canada, NE of Toronto, on Lake Ontario. 129,344.
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Today, the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, announced the Government of Canadas decision to amalgamate the Oshawa and Hamilton port authorities to form the new Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority.
Automotive News has reported that the expected demise of the model will occur in just a few months when production at the Oshawa plant in Canada will come to an end.
General Motors Canada and Unifor announced that they have reached a "Transformation Agreement" that will transition the GM Oshawa Assembly operations to parts manufacturing and advanced vehicle testing.
The announcement represents a fresh blow for the province of Ontario following the axing of more than 2,500 jobs announced for the end of 2019 at the General Motors plant in Oshawa, near Toronto.
THE GM AUTO assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario has been given notice, it will soon be shut down.
Marie companies unable to find skilled workers to meet demand, the city has set its sights on Oshawa's autoworkers--who could be out of work by year's end--as potential recruits.
UNIFOR represents Canadian employees at GM's car assembly plant at Oshawa, Ontario.
A worker checks the paint on a Camaro at the GM factory in Oshawa, Ontario, in June 2011.
A Canadian union, Unifor, which represents most unionized autoworkers in Canada, said on Sunday it had been informed by GM that there would be no product allocated to the plant in Oshawa after December 2019.
Oshawa, Canada, February 25, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Bloomex Canada is proud to sponsor the 2018 Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championships, February 23- 25, 2018 at the Tribute Communities Centre in Oshawa.
Auto Business News-February 23, 2018--General Motors reportedly makes further cuts to Oshawa plant production
and Canada distribution points: Providence, R.I., Bronx, N.Y., Oshawa, Ontario, and Sainte-Catherine, Quebec marine terminals plus New Richmond, Quebec railway transshipment station.