Pandemic job concerns could pose problem in long-term, Bank of Canada says

job loss

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada says consumers’ concerns about finding work during the pandemic could signal longer-term problems for the country’s labour market. The central bank’s quarterly survey on consumer expectations showed that respondents believed they were less likely …

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Delayed arrival of migrant workers causing worry among some Niagara greenhouse growers

Migrant workers

New requirements of air travellers to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test result before boarding a plane to Canada are proving to be a barrier for temporary foreign workers from Mexico. Announced Dec. 31, the Transport Canada regulations came …

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‘Caillou’ done on PBS but adventures will continue in Canada and other countries

Caillou

TORONTO — Don’t count out “Caillou.” Though the Canadian children’s animated series is ending its 21-year run on PBS Kids, its Toronto-based production company says the four-year-old protagonist’s adventures aren’t over. The U.S. Public Broadcasting Service said on social media …

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