Foreign Workers Canada

Companies Hiring Foreign Workers Aren't Going To Be Happy About This

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The federal government says it will bring in legislation to allow it to impose heavy penalties on firms that abuse the temporary foreign work...

Tories To Loosen Foreign Worker Rules After Business Outcry

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The next spate of changes to Canada's controversial temporary foreign workers program will likely include a limited fast track for workers in...

26 Foreign Workers Crammed Into A House

CBC | Posted 03.15.2014 | Canada Business

The Canada Border Services Agency is looking into allegations that more than two dozen foreign workers were housed in one Labrador City split-level re...

Feds To Shut Down 'Liberal Strippergate'

CBC | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Politics

Canadians will see a range of federal rules come into effect this week governing everything from the taxes they pay to the type of light bulbs they ca...

Canada Boosts Foreign Worker Admissions

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.29.2013 | Canada Business

The federal government has boosted the number of temporary foreign workers (TFWs) allowed into Canada, even as the governing Tories promised a crackdo...

Time To Limit Foreign Workers?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada Business

Canada should place a limit on the number of temporary foreign workers it allows into the country, before the program grows too large and threatens Ca...

Canada Becoming Dependent On Foreign Workers, Experts Fear

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2013 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER - Dave Kaiser owns and operates McDonald's restaurants in Cranbrook, B.C., and Fernie, near the Alberta border — two towns less than an ho...

Foreign Workers Used In High-Unemployment Areas: Study

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canada's temporary foreign worker program was under renewed scrutiny Tuesday as a new report suggested the increasingly controversial system...

Althia Raj

How The Foreign Workers Crisis Could Be Easily Solved

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 05.04.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — The problems caused by the federal Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program could be fixed easily if low-skilled workers were given easier ac...

Scratch That: Tories Reverse Changes To Foreign Worker Program

CP | Stephanie Levitz | Posted 06.29.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - After weeks of public outcry over the scarcity of Canadian jobs, the Conservative government delivered a pink slip Monday to a series of cont...

Just The Beginning

CBC | Posted 06.12.2013 | Canada Business

The Royal Bank of Canada has issued a printed apology to workers affected by their outsourcing arrangements, but the bank's public relations problems ...

Harper Promises Reforms After RBC Scandal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2013 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he has concerns about the growing use of temporary foreign workers in Canada.Harper says the reality is t...

Too Many Temps

CBC | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Business

The Alberta Federation of Labour called for an inquiry Tuesday after it obtained a government list of more than 4,000 companies given approval to hire...

Temps Doing The Wrong Jobs In Alberta, Says Labour Group

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A labour group is calling for a review of a federal program designed to help employers quickly hire temporary foreign workers for high-skil...

Denny's Settles Foreign Workers Lawsuit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Denny's restaurants in British Columbia have served up a court settlement to more than 70 temporary foreign workers.The workers launched a...

Canadians Don't Feel Too Warmly About Temporary Foreign Workers

CBC | Posted 02.09.2013 | Canada Business

The majority of Canadians have problems with temporary foreign workers taking jobs that Canadians could do, according to a poll on the country's immig...

Debate Or Hate In Foreign Worker Discussion?

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Debate? Or hate?The use of temporary workers from China at a northern B.C. coal mine has sparked a court fight, duelling versions of event...

Foreign Dancers Sent Packing

CBC | Posted 10.07.2012 | Canada Politics

At least 22 foreign adult entertainers in Windsor, Ont., will have to leave the country when their temporary foreign worker visas expire within the ne...

Tories To Speed Up Foreign Worker Applications

CBC | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada Business

Human Resources Minister Diane Finley said Wednesday that the changes being made by the federal government to the temporary foreign worker...