26/02/2013 |

Defence department declares war on spending

February 26, 2013 by IPB

“Canada’s military is bracing for a prolonged phase of austerity as both its equipment shopping list and spending plans are scaled back to help Ottawa climb out of deficit.

Both the top military commander and the Defence Minister served notice Friday of efforts under way to adjust to a weak economy and deficit-ridden books.”  Read more…

Source: The Globe and Mail