Government of Canada cracks down on abuse of Temporary Foreign Worker Program

April 7, 2014

Today, the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, announced the Government has publically listed employers who have had their labour market opinions (LMOs) revoked or suspended. The LMOs issued to The Boathouse Restaurant in Fenelon Falls, Ontario have been revoked, and LMOs issued to Jungle Jim’s Restaurant and Greco Pizza in Labrador, ...


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Government of Canada Taking Action to Create Jobs and Address Skills Shortages

April 4, 2014

Today, the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, spoke at the Canadian Home Builders’ Association National Conference about how the Government of Canada is creating jobs and helping alleviate regional and sectoral skills shortages, specifically in the skilled trades. Click here to read full article


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Government of Canada helps protect Canadians and reduces costs

April 1, 2014

As of March 31, 2014, individuals applying to receive their Social Insurance Number (SIN) will obtain the information in a letter instead of a plastic card. Click here to read full article


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Old Age Security benefit amounts remain unchanged for April to June 2014

March 31, 2014

Employment and Social Development Canada today announced the quarterly benefit amounts for Old Age Security (OAS) for April to June 2014. Click here to read full article


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Government of Canada takes further steps to ensure Canadians are first in line for available jobs

March 28, 2014

Monetary fines to be applied to those who break rules of Temporary Foreign Worker Program. Click here to read full article


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