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News Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Liberals’ supercluster program short on promised jobs, economic growth

Program contributes $918 million over five years to bring business, academic institutions and other non-profits together.

News Oil & Gas General
October 6, 2020  

Suncor Energy will cut 10% to 15% of its workforce over next 18 months

Cuts are to be made across the entire organization; will also affect Suncor’s contracted workers.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Production
September 30, 2020  

Shell plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs could result in 100s in Canada

Between 294 and 378 fewer jobs is the energy company’s cuts are proportionate.

News Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Statistics Canada says country gained 419,000 jobs in July

The national unemployment rate was 10.9% in July, down from the 12.3% recorded in June

News General
July 28, 2020  

IBM launches digital platform to help Canadian job seekers and business owners get back to work

Canada added nearly one million jobs in June, but there are still close to two million fewer jobs than there were pre-COVID

News Oil & Gas General
July 27, 2020  

Canada’s liquefied natural gas industry expected to create new job opportunities: experts

The report analyzes the economic impact the LNG industry would have across the country

News Manufacturing General
July 16, 2020  

Schooling plans uncertainty has working moms mulling workforce exit

Anything short of complete school reopening presents a crucial challenge for women in the workforce and their families.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

Economy adds 953,000 jobs in June, unemployment rate falls

Unemployment rate fell to 12.3% in June after hitting a record-high of 13.7% in May.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 9, 2020  

Canadian unemployment rate to peak at 11% in Q2: OECD

Jobs should return as lockdowns end, but an unemployment rate of 7.7% by the end of 2021.

News Automotive Energy Government Manufacturing General
July 2, 2020  

Building Back Better Canada Plan can create, maintain 6.3M jobs: report

The report argues it is essential that the federal government set the right policy framework to drive the transition to net-zero emissions

News Manufacturing General
June 4, 2020  

Canadian youth the most impacted by pandemic lockdown: poll

They’re worried their jobs could disappear and feel their emotional and mental health has been affected more than others.

News Manufacturing General
May 6, 2020  

Pandemic hammers job market, but there are opportunities: analysts

Shipping, logistics, supply chain manufacturing still operating and still expect to be operational.

News Manufacturing Economy General
April 9, 2020  

1,011,000 jobs lost in March, unemployment rate up to 7.8%

2.2% increase in the national rate the worst single-month change over the last 40-plus years.

News Government Manufacturing Economy
February 4, 2020  

Trump’s economy: Solid and steady but over-hyped and vulnerable

Economists warn the US expansion, now in its record-long 11th year, faces an array of threats.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General Production
January 20, 2020  

Toyota shifting pickup production to Mexico, no US jobs lost

To make up for the lost work, the San Antonio plant will build the Sequoia large SUV.