Canada Job Creation

Harper's 1.3 Million Jobs Vow So Weak It's Just An 'Observation': Economist

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada Business

Conservative leader Stephen Harper described his promise to create 1.3 million new jobs by 2020 as an “aspirational goal,” but many economists who...

1 Of Harper's Favourite Talking Points Contains 'Some Baloney'

CP National News | Posted 08.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Fact checking "Since the great global financial crisis, Canada has the ... strongest job-creation record ... among any of the major developed economies."

Baloney Meter: Is Canada's Job Creation Really Stronger Than G7 Peers?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.07.2015 | Canada Politics

With his economic legacy under fire during the debate, Conservative Leader Stephen Harper quickly leaned on a talking point that has become one of his favourites on the campaign trail.

Feds Skipped Job Credit Study, Relied On Interest Group

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government passed up conducting its own internal analysis on the job-creation potential of its $550-million small-business job cre...

Job Creation Is All About Alberta

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.08.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - When it comes to job creation in Canada, there's Alberta and then there's everybody else.The latest employment data for February showed that ...

Err... How Many Jobs?

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Government House Leader Peter Van Loan is using the return of Parliament to boast about the Conservatives' economic track record — but OECD...

Ottawa To Announce Job-Creation Plan

CBC | Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Business

The budget implementation bill set to be tabled in the House of Commons Tuesday will include a tax credit program for small businesses wh...