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July 5, 2015  

Trimming the training budget?

Training is seen as low hanging fruit ripe for cutting, but doing so will have longer term consequences.

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November 18, 2014  

Colleges launch Canada Job Grant services website

Provides guidance through the grant application process.

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March 28, 2014  

Signed, sealed, and delivered

The Canada Job Grant aims for a July 1 start.

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March 24, 2014  

Federal government, Saskatchewan reach agreement on Canada Job Grant

The province says it will need 35,000 new workers in key growth industries over the next five years.

News Production
March 11, 2014  

BC, federal government sign agreement on Canada Job Grant

Agreement in principle includes the renewal of the Labour Market Agreement, renamed the Canada Job Fund.

News Business Operations
February 28, 2014  

Provinces in favour of latest Canada Job Grant offer: source

Concerns that the program will cut provincial, territorial funding, will have to be worked out individually with the federal Conservatives, the source said.

News Business Operations
February 26, 2014  

Job grant program change may cut support for disabled workers

The Canada Job Grant could end funding for Halifax’s Team Work job-coach program for people with disabilities.

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February 12, 2014  

Drop dead date on job grant not ‘threat,’ but ‘back up plan’: Kenney

“If certain provinces refuse to participate, that’s not the end of the world. We’ll deliver the job grant,” employment minister says.

News Manufacturing General
February 12, 2014  

Tories kiss deficits goodbye, building fiscal arsenal for 2015 election

Opposition parties say the Tories are putting political interests ahead of Canada’s economic well-being.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
February 5, 2014  

Provinces, Kenney, meet to discuss counter offer on Canada Job Grant

The provinces want to make it less financially onerous for small business to participate in the program.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
January 20, 2014  

Battle over Canada Job Grant not over yet

Jayson Myers says governments must address a lack of skilled workers and find out which training programs are working.

News Business Operations Operations
January 15, 2014  

Kenney concedes provinces can’t match Canada Job Grant

Says he is optimistic an agreement with the provinces will be reached before the program goes into effect April 1.