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11 results found for: economic development and trade

Topics: Employment and Labour Organizations: Economic Development and Trade

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June 28, 2019

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The annual report of the ministry of Economic Development and Trade contains the minister's accountability statement, the audited consolidated financial statements of the ministry and a comparison of actual performance results to desired results as set out in the ministry business plan, which was...


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September 1, 2016

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This guide is designed to help you understand the federal Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) and to provide an overview of the steps involved to hire internationally skilled tradespeople. Industries that rely on skilled tradespeople often need to source international employees if the local...


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May 11, 2018

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(StatCan Product) This information product has been customized to present information on the number of business establishments by employment size ranges and by industry (at the 5 digit NAICS level) for Canada, Provinces and Territories in December 2017.


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January 29, 2018

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Alberta’s engineering sector is the largest in the country. However, its success is closely tied to Alberta’s oil and gas sector and that sector’s 2015/2016 downturn has also led to falling revenues in the engineering sector.


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May 18, 2017

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Capital investment was the largest contributor to Alberta’s economic growth between the mid-nineties and 2014. However, low oil and gas prices resulted in declining capital investment in Alberta in 2015 and 2016. Although rising oil and gas prices are expected to lead to some improvement for the...


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January 4, 2017

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As employment has fallen and unemployment levels have risen during the current recession the number of job vacancies has fallen sharply in Alberta: they fell 39% between the second quarter of 2015 and the second quarter of 2016.


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October 14, 2015

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The number of Employment Insurance beneficiaries represents a count of persons who qualified for unemployment insurance benefits.


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November 13, 2015

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The number of people who worked for pay or profit, performed unpaid domestic work, or had a job but were not able to work due to legitimate absence


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October 19, 2015

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A position is considered "vacant" if it meets all three of the following conditions: a specific position exists; work could start within 30 days; and the employer is actively seeking employees from outside the organization to fill the position. Data is based on a three month moving average.


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October 23, 2015

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The number of people who are unemployed as a percentage of the active labour force (i.e. employed and unemployed).