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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 14, 2020  

Farmers, food processors to get fed funds to help foreign workers isolate

Essential to the food supply, must quarantine for 14 days when they arrive in Canada.

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June 20, 2019  

Alberta government looking to speed up job accreditation for foreign workers

Manitoba, Ontario and Nova Scotia already have similar laws.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 4, 2019  

Long delays for temporary foreign workers as demand spikes

Low skill stream waiting more than 100 days, high-wage stream 85 days.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 14, 2018  

Feds stepping up scrutiny of foreign worker job sites following audit

About 1,600 employers have been flagged as “high-risk” and selected for inspections.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
March 13, 2015  

Number of foreign workers tripled between 2002 and 2012

More foreign workers are filling skilled positions as the percentage of low-skilled jobs has declined.

News Manufacturing General
September 17, 2014  

Temporary foreign workers applications plummet

Since reforms there has been a 75% reduction: Kenny.

News Business Operations Operations
April 29, 2013  

Tories introduce latest budget bill, changes to foreign worker program

Changes are expected to include rules to ensure employers willfully seek Canadians for jobs before bringing in outside labour.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
April 11, 2013  

Is there a labour shortage in Canada?

Reports suggest evidence is skimpy and selective.

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April 10, 2013  

AFL says foreign worker program wrongly used to fill low skill jobs

Steelworkers union calls for minister of human resources and skills development to resign over job outsourcing scandal.