Premiers Summit

Canada Job Grant Will Transform our Training System for the Better

Christopher Smillie | Posted 09.24.2013 | Canada Business
Christopher Smillie

The Canada Job Grant is an attempt to realign priorities. If the provinces want to align training programs to industrial demand, great. If not, and provinces continue to offer training programs not directly linked to occupations in demand, the federal government has every justification to step in and demand value for money.

Premiers United Against Harper Plan

CBC | Posted 09.24.2013 | Canada Politics

Canada's premiers and territorial leaders are standing united against the federal government's new jobs training program, Ontario Premier Ka...

'There Is A Problem'

CBC | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Politics

Job training appears to be one of the most contentious issues on the table as Canada's premiers meet today in Niagara-on-the-Lake for their semi-...

Premiers To Harper: Let's Talk

CP | Maria Babbage and Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Politics

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ont. - Canada's provincial and territorial leaders vowed Thursday to fight Ottawa's controversial plan to fund jobs training for ...

Premiers Want National Inquiry On Missing Aboriginal Women

CBC | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Politics

Canada's premiers are backing a call by aboriginal leaders to launch a national public inquiry into the case of missing or murdered aboriginal wo...

Women Rule!

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The premiers begin arriving today in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario for their semi-annual summit.And, for the first time there will be six wom...

Premiers Summit: Energy, Labour.. And Dutch Disease

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.28.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Canada's western premiers threw their support Tuesday behind Alberta Premier Alison Redford's vision of a national strategy to jointly deve...