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Legal Battle Over Temporary Foreign Workers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A Chinese-owned mining firm that is using temporary foreign workers at an underground coal project in northern B.C. is facing yet another ...

B.C. Mine Won't Employ Canadians For 4 Years: Documents

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - It could be more than four years before any Canadian miners are hired at a controversial underground coal project in northern British Colu...

Mining Company Appeals Temp Worker Ruling

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The company bringing workers from China for its northern B.C. coal mine has filed an appeal of a Federal Court ruling granting two unions ...

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...

Chinese B.C. Miner Permits Under Microscope

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.30.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Ottawa is investigating controversial foreign worker permits that will allow as many as 201 Chinese miners to work a proposed project in n...