Canadian CEOs held to higher standard on important issues: survey
69% of Canadians want companies to address discrimination and racism.
Manufacturing’s average November wage up 3.8% year-over-year
Ontario and Quebec contributed the most to growth that was ahead of the 2019 inflation rate of 1.95%.
GM and UAW reach tentative deal that could end strike
Union touts “major gains” for workers after months of bargaining.
Committees finish work in GM talks, top bargainers take over
Minor issues largely are resolved, focus shifts to wages, use of temporary workers and other contentious issues.
You need to find workers? Increase wages: Quebec’s Legault
Premier facing pressure from industry groups over reduced immigration that’s aggravating labour shortages and hurting economic growth.
Amazon to cut bonuses, stock benefits as it raises wages
Ecommerce giant will phase out bonuses and stock program after US$15 an hour minimum wage announcement.
US NAFTA proposal pushes for higher auto wages in Mexico
Formula would create incentives for car companies to pay wages far higher than the current average US$2.04 per hour.
UAW moves on two-tier wages
“The time has come for workers on both sides of the border to share in the auto industry’s recovery…”