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Federal military procurement program could result in more french fry plants instead of high-tech ...

Published: 2019-05-31T00:22:30Z 

"In this case, we are creating jobs by using Canadian companies for high value ... Procurement Canada didn't answer the questions but instead provided ... the Postmedia journalist and the questions being asked by the news outlet.

Brushing off doubts, Pence says US will approve USMCA 'by summer'

Published: 2019-05-30T23:37:30Z 

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has pledged to win Congressional approval for the new North American free trade agreement "by the summer," even ...

Daphne Bramham: Farm workers continue the decades' long struggle to get their due

Published: 2019-05-30T22:41:15Z 

... vacation pay and wages by the B.C. Employment Standards director is news. ... Yet, without them, the Canadian agri-food business — as well as the farm ... It won't help migrant workers, who fill roughly half the seasonal jobs in ...

Vancouver, BC, port employers lock out workers, then lift lockout with tentative agreement

Published: 2019-05-30T22:07:30Z 

All other Canadian ports and terminals were to remain open and unaffected. ... According to news reports, including one at Straight.com, one of the contract ... was related to automation at the ports and the loss of jobs to machines.

Trudeau Says He Had 'Cordial' Exchange With Pence On US Abortion Debate

Published: 2019-05-30T20:48:45Z 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he had a "very cordial conversation" with United States Vice-President Mike Pence about Canadian concerns with ...

Tentative agreement reached in British Columbia's port dispute: union

Published: 2019-05-30T17:50:45Z 

VANCOUVER — A tentative agreement has been reached in a labour ... in British Columbia, costing the Canadian economy billions of dollars every ...

Trudeau urges US Democrats in Congress to pass new NAFTA

Published: 2019-05-30T17:27:31Z 

(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press) ... on issues like labour and the environment Democrats "care deeply about." During a news conference in Ottawa after meeting with U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence, Trudeau said that while some ...

Negotiations to avoid BC port lockout continue through the night

Published: 2019-05-30T14:04:24Z 

A federal mediator imposed a news blackout as the latest round of ... Scott said disruption at B.C.'s ports could cost the Canadian economy about $5 billion a ... Port workers began limited job action on Monday that includes a ban on ...

Students value salary, professional development in prospective jobs : survey

Published: 2019-05-30T13:41:15Z 

A good salary, job security and professional development are the top ... "Canadian post-secondary students believe diversity to be a basic expectation ...

Canada Invests in Construction of Modern Tall Wood Building in Toronto

Published: 2019-05-30T13:07:30Z 

We know how important innovative forest products are to meeting climate change targets, creating jobs, stimulating economic growth and building ...

What lowering minimum wage means for Alberta's young people

Published: 2019-05-30T09:45:00Z 

It could affect employers' choices about who to hire for a minimum wage job, ... Mark von Schellwitz, Western Canada vice-president for Restaurant ...

Streetwise newsletter: BMO boosts dividend; Canadian Natural buys Devon Energy assets ...

Published: 2019-05-30T09:45:00Z 

Canadian Natural buys assets for $3.8-billion as Devon Energy exits Canada's oil patch: ... MORE FINANCIAL SERVICES NEWS ... Morgan Stanley cuts about half a dozen Asian equities jobs, sources say: Morgan Stanley has cut ...

Hiring watchdog to step up monitoring of government job ads

Published: 2019-05-30T07:52:30Z 

Any postings beyond that — through social media, career fairs, newspaper ... Under federal and provincial human rights laws in Canada, employers ...

Capacitating HS grads thru work-based skills training

Published: 2019-05-30T02:57:29Z 

MANILA — While having a college degree remains the best way to get into a high-paying job or a stable career, it is not the only means by which you ...

Trudeau to bring up recent anti-abortion laws passed in US in meeting with US VP Mike Pence ...

Published: 2019-05-29T20:44:25Z 

... that'll come up but we're going to mostly focus on the ratification process of NAFTA and making sure that we get good jobs for Canadians," he added ...