Canada Temporary Foreign Workers

Quebec Farmers Sound Off On TFW Program

CBC | Posted 11.05.2014 | Canada Business

A group representing Quebec agriculture workers says some farms risk shutting down because of the bureaucracy surrounding the temporary foreign worker...

Foriegn Worker Applications Plummet

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.16.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Employment Minister Jason Kenney says there's been a significant decrease in applications for temporary foreign workers since the government ...

Foreign Worker Who Died In Freak Accident Left Chilling Video

CBC | Posted 11.09.2014 | Canada Business

A video uncovered by Radio-Canada paints a grim picture of the working conditions one temporary foreign worker allegedly experienced on an Ormstown fa...

Alberta Wants More Control Over TFW Program

CBC | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada Alberta

Kyle Fawcett, Alberta's labour minister, is pushing Ottawa for more control over the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. Fawcett says the prov...

'Basically, Human Trafficking'

CBC | Posted 07.04.2014 | Canada Business

A temporary foreign worker who sold massage devices and other products in mall kiosks has reported he and his colleagues worked hundreds of hours for...

Kenney In Hot Seat

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.28.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - In the midst of a fresh eruption of abuse allegations surrounding the government's troubled temporary foreign worker program, Jason Kenney's ...

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. ...

'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...