Canada’s manufacturing sector lost 278,000 jobs between 2000 and 2007.
Greg Foran, who used to head Walmart’s China business, says he’s always looking to new technology that improves efficiency.
Report says it would cost the city about $1.1 million to make the change.
Workers who already made $15 an hour will get more than the $1 an hour raise promised last week.
Ecommerce giant will phase out bonuses and stock program after US$15 an hour minimum wage announcement.
Bill 148 mandates equal pay for part-time and temporary workers doing the same job as full-time employees and increases vacation entitlements.
The new deal is preferable to economic chaos.
New labour and environmental commitments included in the deal, but feds fell short in other areas.
The target number would mean a 24% drop from the roughly 52,400 immigrants Quebec accepted last year.
A changing labour market is creating opportunity, pressuring business and government to adapt.
Average hourly wage growth, closely watched by the Bank of Canada, remained strong last month at 3.6%.
Unifor alleges Compass Minerals has been flying in replacement workers from New Brunswick to break the strike.
About 1,600 employers have been flagged as “high-risk” and selected for inspections.
Automotive parts company retracts its notice to close the plant.
Delegates acknowledged that the issue needs to be explored collaboratively.