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Canada-Ontario Job Grant Program: Helping Employers Invest in Their Workforce

The Canada-Ontario Job Grant program provides an opportunity for employers to invest in their workforce.

The Job Grant will provide direct financial support to individual employers who wish to purchase training for their employees. 54 more words


Canada - The Job Grant applications open in Manitoba, P.E.I, N.L.

Employers in three provinces can now apply for skills training funds under the Canada Job Grant, nearly 18 months after the Conservatives introduced it with much fanfare in the 2013 budget. 362 more words


Job Market in Canada - Stephen Harper’s theory doesn’t fit the facts

Reality, as Prime Minister Stephen Harper is discovering, can poke holes in the most elegant of theories. In this case, the theory is the Conservative view of how Canada’s economy works, a view that goes… 335 more words

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Tories forge ahead on job grant, vow to enforce it with or without provinces

OTTAWA – The federal budget makes clear Ottawa will enforce the contentious Canada Job Grant in just six weeks, with or without co-operation from the provinces and territories. 630 more words


Canada Job Grant and the Provinces / Only Quebec, Ontario and Saskatchewan have consistently used their entire federal Labour Market Agreement's funds

B.C. minister says the money will be used, but is being carried over and allocated as programs are established

Some of the provinces most vocally opposed to Ottawa’s new Canada Job Grant have, for years, failed to spend millions of federal dollars allotted to them for job training. 1,568 more words

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Canada / The government is committed to fixing the skills mismatch with the Canada Job Grant says Kenney

In a keynote speech today at the Association of Canadian Community Colleges, the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, emphasized the importance of the skilled trades and the vital role of Canada’s colleges in preparing the skilled workforce of the future. 419 more words


Canada Job Grant / There is no single, magic solution to skills needs across Canada" say the Provinces and Territories

“There is no single, magic solution to skills needs across Canada” writes the Forum of Labour Market Ministers in a position paper on to the Canada Job Grant proposal titled  477 more words

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