Canada Foreign Workers

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...

Irish To Fill Canada's Skilled Labour Void

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Western Canadian construction companies that are struggling to hire highly skilled workers will be offering jobs to almost 500 skilled Iri...

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...

Feds To Announce Changes To Foreign Workers Program

The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2013 | Canada Business

The federal government is making it more difficult and more expensive for companies to turn to foreign workers to fill job vacancies in Canada. ...

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 ...

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...

What Happened to Canadian Innovation?

Rachel Décoste | Posted 04.30.2013 | Canada Business
Rachel Décoste

On Prime Minister Diefenbaker's Black Friday, it was announced that 14,000 jobs would vanish. The most sophisticated aircraft in the world, the Avro Arrow, would be dismantled and the pride of an entire country was slain along with it. I believe Canada has what it takes to produce another Avro Arrow.

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...

'Three Amigos' Employer Guilty Of Illegal Hires

CP | Carol Saunders, Winnipeg Free Press | Posted 09.03.2012 | Canada Politics

THOMPSON, Man. - The owner of a gas bar in northern Manitoba has been fined $12,000 for illegally hiring foreign workers who paid a recruiter thousand...

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...