Report calls for better aligning education and training to labour market needs.
Problem caused by the strong economy and low birth rate.
We’re creating a job market for young people that’s overly competitive and not particularly lucrative.
Most of the 30 programs will have a particular focus on energy and natural resources.
Fraser Institute study cites later retirement, more overtime as workarounds.
A shortage of people with relevant skills, finding local partners and accessing international financing are hindering efforts report says.
Agreement with provinces will help lessen the need for temporary foreign workers.
Despite a relatively strong showing, significant differences exist among the provinces.
Survey reports productivity losses, low morale and lost revenue.
Reports identifies largest increases in fish plans, food service.
Stakeholders are disappointed that the Conservatives have no provisions for apprenticeships in the $14B New Building Canada Fund.
The Canada Job Grant aims for a July 1 start.
Employment minister says feds, provinces can expand paid co-ops for students
Agreement in principle includes the renewal of the Labour Market Agreement, renamed the Canada Job Fund.
Confederation College to prepare tech students for electrical utility careers.