Chinese Miners

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Foreign Workers Case Dismissed

VANCOUVER - Two unions may have lost a Federal Court battle disputing a mining company's plan to bring in 201 temporary foreign workers from China, but they're celebrating the spotlight they've shone...
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Should Canadians Get These Jobs?

The fight by two labour unions against a company that hired more than 200 temporary workers from China for its coal mine in northeastern B.C. heads to Federal Court in Vancouver today. The judicial r...
Alamy

Stoking Fear Over Chinese Investment

VANCOUVER - An internal federal review of a decision to grant permits to a Chinese company to bring temporary foreign workers from China for its British Columbia coal mine found the company met or exc...
Alamy

Temporary Workers Sent Back To China

VANCOUVER - Sixteen temporary employees at a controversial coal mine in northern B.C. are returning to China because of the company's concerns about ongoing litigation and its associated costs and dis...
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Chinese Miner Injunction Ruling

VANCOUVER - An attempt by two unions to stop more temporary Chinese workers from coming to Canada has been tossed out by a Federal Court judge.Judge James Russell said Friday in his ruling denying the...
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Chinese Miner's B.C. Rights Complaint

VANCOUVER - The Chinese mining firm at the centre of a controversial plan to use temporary foreign workers in a British Columbia coal mine has launched a two-pronged attack, threatening both a human r...
Alamy

Chinese Workers' Arrival Challenged

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 jobs in court. At least 200 Chinese workers have...
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Chinese Miner Permits Investigated

VANCOUVER - The provincial government is investigating after the B.C. Federation of Labour complained an employment agency has been advertising for Canadian jobs, offering miners in China a chance to...