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Historic Inflation and Persistent Labour Shortages Forcing Businesses to Raise Prices
February 22, 2023 09:00 ET | Maple Leaf Strategies
TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Record low unemployment may be good news for Canadian job seekers, but labour shortages coupled with high inflation means companies are being forced to...
CLC: Bank Of Canada’s Eighth Consecutive Rate Hike Means Workers Will Take Another Hit
January 25, 2023 10:19 ET | Canadian Labour Congress
OTTAWA, Jan. 25, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canada’s unions are disappointed by the central bank’s decision to continue with its monetary tightening. The most recent consumer price index numbers in...
CTC : La huitième hausse consécutive des taux d’intérêt par la Banque du Canada signifie que les travailleurs subiront un autre coup dur
January 25, 2023 10:19 ET | Congrès du travail du Canada
OTTAWA, 25 janv. 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Les syndicats du Canada sont déçus de la décision de la banque centrale de poursuivre son resserrement monétaire. Les données les plus récentes sur l’indice...
The Bank’s Forgotten Mandate: Support Maximum Sustainable Employment
December 13, 2022 09:02 ET | Canadian Labour Congress
OTTAWA, Dec. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A year after the Bank of Canada received a new mandate, Canada’s unions are asking what happened to the new directions that added employment considerations...
CLC: Bank of Canada Determined to Push the Economy Into a Recession, No Matter the Impact on Canadians
October 26, 2022 10:12 ET | Canadian Labour Congress
OTTAWA, Oct. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today’s decision by the Bank of Canada to further raise interest rates will have devastating effects on the working people who drive our economy.  “With...
CTC : La Banque du Canada est déterminée à pousser l’économie dans une récession, quelles que soient les répercussions sur les Canadiens
October 26, 2022 10:12 ET | Congrès du travail du Canada
OTTAWA, 26 oct. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- La décision prise aujourd’hui par la Banque du Canada d’augmenter davantage les taux d’intérêt aura des effets dévastateurs sur les travailleuses et...
Statement by Bea Bruske: We must work to avoid a recession that would put many working families at risk
September 23, 2022 08:00 ET | Canadian Labour Congress
Le français suit OTTAWA, Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bea Bruske, President of the Canadian Labour Congress, released the following statement after meeting between the Bank of Canada...
Déclaration de Bea Bruske : Nous devons nous efforcer de prévenir une récession qui mettrait en péril de nombreuses familles travailleuses
September 23, 2022 08:00 ET | Congrès du travail du Canada
OTTAWA, 23 sept. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bea Bruske, présidente du Congrès du travail du Canada, a publié la déclaration suivante après une réunion entre le gouverneur de la Banque du Canada et une...
Fraser Institute News Release: Employment rate for Canadians 15-64 at record levels, but aging population limiting overall labour market recovery
July 28, 2022 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The employment rate for Canadians between 15 and 64 years of age (working age) is at a historic high, but the overall labour market has...
Canada’s Unions: Victory Laps Premature When It Comes to Jobs Numbers
March 11, 2022 09:59 ET | Canadian Labour Congress
Bruske: Wages rising at less than the cost-of-living while workers in some sectors are being left behind OTTAWA, March 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today’s Statistics Canada Labour Force Survey...