BC FOREIGN WORKERS

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Why B.C. Needs Skilled Foreign Workers

There has been a lot of media attention lately surrounding the use of foreign trade workers in our province. What we need to keep in mind is that our province needs skilled foreign workers to mitigate a labour shortage that is putting our economic growth at risk, and we must not allow gut reactions to specific cases dictate public opinion or guide public policy decisions with far-reaching, future implications.
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B.C. Foreign Workers Anger Union

The United Steelworkers Union is angry over a plan to bring in temporary Chinese workers to several coal mines in northeastern BC. About 200 Chinese nationals will be arriving in B.C. in the coming w...