Seaspan Shipyards is seen in North Vancouver, British Columbia, October 9, 2020.DARRYL DYCK / The Canadian Press Eighty percent of Canadian manufacturers polled in a new report face an immediate labor and skills shortage that has been made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic. A Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters survey of
While much of Whatcom’s economy has been hit hard by the current pandemic, there is potential for new manufacturing jobs in the region next year. In recent months, Whatcom County has received a significant increase in inquiries from Canadian manufacturers interested in relocating or expanding in this field, said Don
The Government of Canada has just introduced a brand new bill that could change the oath of Canadian citizenship and make you an official Canuck. The federal government announced the proposal in a statement Friday, through Marco Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship. The bill hopes to include an
The proposed plan raises concerns from Canada manufacturers OTTAWA, ON, October 7, 2020 / CNW / – President and CEO of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Dennis darby today released the following statement in response to the federal government’s long-awaited ban on single-use plastics: “The federal government has long affirmed its
At this crucial time in the fight against systemic anti-Black and anti-Indigenous racism, the Canadian government must take responsibility for its continuing role in the spread of racism. This includes through its misleading self-representation in Discover Canada, the official study guide for the test taken by applicants for Canadian citizenship.
Posted on September 19, 2020 at 5:00 a.m. EDT Updated November 16, 2020 at 4:01 p.m. EST With citizenship tests suspended as part of Canada’s response to the coronavirus, tens of thousands of Canadian applicants cannot obtain passports and the right to vote. About 85,000 people are waiting to take
TORONTO (AP) – The son of a Russian spy couple who have lived underground in Canada and the United States on Friday said he wanted a future in Canada after the country’s Supreme Court ruled that he could keep his Canadian citizenship. Alexander Vavilov was born in Toronto, which would