Boeing slashes 12,000 jobs as virus seizes travel industry
Aerospace giant said it would cut 10% of a workforce that numbered about 160,000.
In grinding manufacturing slump, 3M cuts another 1,500 jobs
The latest round equates to about 1.5% of 3M’s global workforce.
Molson Coors Brewing cutting 400 to 500 jobs and restructuring operations
Montreal-based brewer will also close its Denver office and designate Chicago as its North American operational headquarters.
GM says it has 2,700 jobs for workers slated to be laid off
That still leaves the majority of the cuts hitting white-collar workers and Canadians.
GM in for ‘one hell of a fight’ over planned Oshawa plant closure: Union
Jerry Dias, national president of Unifor, said the union will fight against the planned move “tooth and nail.”
About 150 Ikea jobs in Canada to be impacted by response to customer changes
The retailer expects to cut 7,500 jobs worldwide as it addresses urbanization, new technology and digitalization.
Novartis plans to cut 2,100 jobs in Switzerland, Britain
Swiss pharmaceuticals giant hopes to lower its overall headcount worldwide to below 100,000, from about 126,000 today.
Nutrien to cut 80 jobs at Vanscoy potash operation in efficiency push
Will take place in the fourth quarter this year and include about 30 staff and 50 hourly positions.
Cameco indefinitely extends mine, mill shut down, hundreds face layoff
Closures were to last 10 months, but uranium market has not improved enough to restart the sites.
GE closing Rochester plant, moving work to China
Company says closure will impact fewer than 100 plant workers.
Layoffs begin at Carrier plant that drew Trump’s criticism
Carrier announced in 2016 that it would close the Indianapolis plant and cut 1,400 jobs to save $65 million.
Bombardier Transportation cutting up to 2,200 railway jobs in Germany
Move is part of restructuring plans announced last fall to eliminate 7,500 transportation and aerospace jobs around the world.
Kellogg shutters distribution centres, lays off workers
Closings are part of a cost-cutting plan as the company tries to wrangle falling sales.
Ford cutting 1,400 salaried jobs in North America, Asia
Voluntary early retirement and separation packages will be offered to about 15,300 workers, including 600 in Canada.
Hershey to cut 15% of global workforce
Most of the layoffs will come from hourly employees outside of the US.
Scandal costs force Volkswagen to shed 30K jobs
Automaker says the job cuts will save $4 billion annually.
GM lays off over 2,000 at US car plants as sales slow
Automaker says moves are meant to align production to demand for the cars.
Increasing domestic abuse in Calgary tied to economic downturn
Police say incidents of domestic violence are up 36%, the highest since 2004.
Bombardier cuts 7,500 jobs in a second punishing wave this year
2,000 positions will be cut across Canada, including 1,500 in Quebec.
Enbridge cuts 5% of staff across operations
Cuts stem from organizational review launched in Q1.
Olymel to cut 340 jobs at Quebec plant
Decision stems from a plan to cease pork butt boning operations at the facility.
Toyota cuts 800 jobs in Thailand
Japanese automaker blames declining sales for the layoffs.
Dow Chemical cutting 2,500 jobs globally
Will shutter silicone manufacturing plants in North Carolina and Japan.
Bombardier shifting some Q400 work out of Toronto
Outsourcing some work to other countries will affect 200 positions at the Toronto facility.
Nexen lays off 120 employees in Canada
Blames ongoing economic struggles in the Canadian oilpatch.
Canadian oil output growth could come to ‘complete standstill’
Oil-related investments are expected to drop 17% this year, according to the International Energy Agency.
Carbon tax would ‘kneecap’ struggling economy: Wall
Saskatchewan premier says the energy sector has already been hit by the falling price of oil and tens of thousands of jobs lost.
High Liner downsizing Massachusetts fish plant
Nova Scotia-based company says it will refocus production on three other locations, including its Lunenberg, NS facility.
Bell Helicopter cutting 200 jobs at Mirabel, Que.
Latest round of layoffs shrinks the plant’s workforce to 1,000.
Canadian employment growth flat in January
But jobless rate ticks up to 7.2%.
Ford looks to shed hundreds of managers in Europe
Automaker wants to cut administrative expenses and save an additional $200 million annually.
2015 worst year for Alberta jobs losses since 1982: StatsCan
Province lost 19,600 jobs last year, up from an earlier estimate of 14,600.