Chinese Miners

HD Mining Hires Prompt Flood Of Angry Letters

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - One resident of an unnamed British Columbia community claimed to personally know 40 unemployed miners who would be more than happy to work...

Foreign Workers Case Dismissed

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two unions may have lost a Federal Court battle disputing a mining company's plan to bring in 201 temporary foreign workers from China, bu...

Should Canadians Get These Jobs?

CBC | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The fight by two labour unions against a company that hired more than 200 temporary workers from China for its coal mine in northeastern B.C. heads to...

Stoking Fear Over Chinese Investment

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - An internal federal review of a decision to grant permits to a Chinese company to bring temporary foreign workers from China for its Briti...

Temporary Workers Sent Back To China

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Sixteen temporary employees at a controversial coal mine in northern B.C. are returning to China because of the company's concerns about o...

Chinese Miner's Rights Complaint Rejected

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Canadian Human Rights Commission has rejected a complaint filed by a Chinese miner against the United Steelworkers, over the union's v...

Chinese Miner Injunction Ruling

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - An attempt by two unions to stop more temporary Chinese workers from coming to Canada has been tossed out by a Federal Court judge.Judge J...

Chinese Miner's B.C. Rights Complaint

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Chinese mining firm at the centre of a controversial plan to use temporary foreign workers in a British Columbia coal mine has launche...

Chinese Miners Sought Out At Lower Pay: Unions

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A mining company that has hired hundreds of temporary workers from China for its northern B.C. coal mine advertised those jobs in Canada f...

Chinese Workers' Arrival Challenged

CBC | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Hundreds of Chinese workers hired to work in a mine in northern B.C. could have their trips delayed or even cancelled while two unions challenge their...

We Want You Out, Unions Tell Chinese Miners

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two labour unions want a federal court to overturn temporary work permits issued to Chinese workers at a coal mine in northern British Col...

Chinese Miner Permits Investigated

CP | Jeremy Nuttall, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The provincial government is investigating after the B.C. Federation of Labour complained an employment agency has been advertising for Ca...