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No slowing down: Restaurant industry grows for five years in a row

No slowing down: Restaurant industry grows for five years in a row – The Canadian restaurant industry expanded for the fifth straight year in 2014, growing to $72 billion in annual sales and 1.2 million employees across the country. “In an era of rising costs and increased competition, five straight

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Types Of Jobs Where You’re Most Likely To Commit Suicide

Suicide is devastating and leaves loved ones behind to deal with a complicated brand of grief. A majority of a human’s life is spent at work, yet national workplace suicide trends are not documented well, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. The authors

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$2.1 billion project would provide at least 400 jobs, many reserved for local Inuit

BAKER LAKE, Nunavut – Hilu Tagoona was just a girl the first time uranium miners proposed to develop a massive deposit of the radioactive metal near her home town of Baker Lake, Nunavut. “I was about 11,” she says. “I spent many an hour listening to (presentations), spending time at

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Home Depot Canada hiring more than 5,500 associates across the country for operational and sales positions

The Home Depot® Canada is hiring more than 5,500 associates across the country for operational and sales positions to support our busiest season, spring. “At The Home Depot Canada, we believe our diverse workforce is our greatest competitive advantage,” says Aliana Rozenek, vice president, human resources, communications and sustainability, The

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Halliburton will eliminate at least 5,000 jobs

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Oil and gas drilling services company Halliburton said Tuesday that it will eliminate at least 5,000 jobs in response to falling oil prices. The Houston company said it will lay off 6.5 to 8 per cent of its staff, which represents 5,005 to 6,160 employees based

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Minister Kenney addresses the Truro & Colchester Chamber of Commerce on Canada’s Skills for Jobs Agenda

Canada recently reached a free trade deal with the European Union that will create almost 80,000 new jobs for Canadians. TRURO, NS, Feb. 6, 2015 /CNW/ – The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, delivered a keynote speech today at the Truro & Colchester Chamber of Commerce

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Siemens To Cut Nearly 8,000 Jobs Worldwide, Save $1.15B

German engineering giant Siemens AG said Friday that it will cut nearly 8,000 jobs worldwide as part of a global restructuring program that is expected to save the company about one billion euros ($1.15 billion) in operating costs. German engineering giant Siemens AG said Friday that it will cut nearly

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Wrigley closing Toronto gum factory in March, 2016

Chewing gum maker Wrigley Canada said Tuesday that it plans to close its Toronto plant in March, 2016. The move, which will eliminate 383 jobs, is part of a re-organization of the company’s supply chain, it said in a release. Chewing gum maker Wrigley Canada said Tuesday that it plans

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Canada and British Columbia continue work to create jobs

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, together with the Honourable Chris Alexander, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, met with the Honourable Shirley Bond, British Columbia Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour, to discuss continued joint efforts to ensure British Columbia

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Ebay cuts 2,400 jobs as it considers sale or IPO of enterprise unit

Ebay cuts 2,400 jobs as it considers sale or IPO of enterprise unit – EBay Inc. is cutting 2,400 positions after reporting weak holiday sales and forecast sluggish revenue growth, underscoring the competitive challenges facing the marketplace business as it prepares to operate on its own after a split. The

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Ahki Job Portal focuses on Indigenous, Aboriginal, First Nations, Inuit, Metis, Newcomer And Canadian Jobs.

Ahki Job Portal focuses on Indigenous, Aboriginal, First Nations, Inuit, Metis, Newcomer And Canadian Jobs OTTAWA, Canada — Employers Post One Job or Unlimited Careers To Attract Qualified Job Seekers In Canada! The Ahki Job Portal focuses on Indigenous, Aboriginal, First Nations, Inuit, Metis, Newcomer And Canadian Jobs View the

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Prince Rupert LNG plant worth $25-billion and could create 6,000 jobs

VICTORIA – Texas-based energy giant Exxon Mobil Corp., has submitted plans to develop what could be a $25-billion liquefied natural gas project near Prince Rupert on British Columbia’s north coast. Exxon and its Canadian partner, Imperial Oil Ltd. (TSE:IMO), outlined a strategy for West Coast Canada LNG, or WCC LNG,

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