General Dynamics says cancelling Saudi Arabian contract would cost billions
The murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has called into question Canada’s business dealings with the Kingdom.
High-tech US plants offer jobs even as the laid off struggle
Factories will need to fill 2 million jobs over the next decade, but many workers are facing an in-demand skills deficit.
Linamar gets $101M in federal, Ontario funds for $507M expansion
Auto parts manufacturer has promised to create 1,200 jobs at its Guelph, Ont. plant over the next 10 years.
Ford of Canada adding 1,000 jobs to Oakville Assembly plant
Automaker is also increasing it’s annual spending on Canadian-made auto parts by $200 million.
Bombardier awarded London Crossrail bid for 65 Aventra trains
The trains will be built at Bombardier’s Litchurch Lane facility in Derby, retaining up to 760 UK manufacturing jobs.
Economy adds 21,600 jobs in November, unemployment unchanged at 6.9%
Employment in the manufacturing sector rose by 24,600, but factory jobs are still down 44,000 from a year ago.
Unemployment rate holds steady at 6.9%, economy adds 13,200 workers
The unemployment rate stayed at its lowest level since before the 2008-09 recession, doing so without a drop in the labour force.
Unifor leader says Labour Day march a symbol of hope
Tom Mulcair says new union will solidify the Canadian labour movement at a time when middle-class jobs are under attack.