News Government Economy General
March 14, 2022  

Federal minimum wage to rise to $15.55 on April 1

On April 1, the federal minimum wage will increase from $15.00 to $15.55 per

News Government General
January 3, 2022  

Ontario increases minimum wage to $15 an hour

The Ontario government has raised the general minimum wage

News Government Economy General
November 3, 2021  

Ontario to raise minimum wage to $15 an hour

As part of the 2021 Fall Economic Statement, the

News Government General
November 15, 2018  

Ontario to announce tax exemption for low income workers in fall fiscal update: sources

Workers earning less than $30,000 will no longer have to pay provincial income tax starting next year.

News Government General
October 3, 2018  

Premier Doug Ford vows to scrap key Liberal labour reform legislation

Bill 148 mandates equal pay for part-time and temporary workers doing the same job as full-time employees and increases vacation entitlements.

News Government General
September 27, 2018  

Ontario government to halt minimum wage hike set to kick in next year

Minimum wage will remain at $14 an hour rather than rising to $15 as planned by the previous Liberal government.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 4, 2018  

On Labour Day, two Quebec parties promise $15 dollar minimum wage

Parti Quebecois and Quebec solidaire compete for votes with a raise from the current $12.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 3, 2018  

Busting the minimum wage myth

Studies show raising it actually eliminates employment opportunities.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 14, 2018  

Ontario Liberals, PCs both wrong on minimum wage policy

A better plan would be a work-based subsidy that provides a cash transfer

News Government Manufacturing General
January 15, 2018  

Ontario stepping up enforcement to protect worker rights

Government is making sure new worker rights under its plan for Fair Workplaces and Better Jobs are followed.

Insight Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
January 10, 2018  

Who’s the bully when it comes to minimum wage hikes?

Government generally has little or no understanding of how small businesses operate.

Insight Manufacturing Business Operations General
September 20, 2017  

Unintended and painful, consequences of a $15/hr minimum wage

Government-mandated increases tend to lead employers to reduce worker count.