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24 results found for: economic development and trade

Topics: Employment and Labour Information Type: publications Formats: PDF

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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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January 1, 2015

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The Workforce Development Initiative assists Alberta-based agri-industry clients to: Assess and adopt technologies and automation to increase worker productivity; Retain workers and reduce worker turnover; Recruit workers within Canada and internationally; and Improve the economic viability of...


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January 1, 2015

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The Occupational Demand and Supply Outlook is released every two years and contains information on forecasted labour shortages and surpluses for occupations in Alberta for the next 10 years. The Outlook uses factors such as economic and occupational outlook, demographics and education to forecast...


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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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January 1, 2013

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In 2006, the Government of Alberta released Building and Educating Tomorrow’s Workforce (BETW). The strategy outlines 17 actions to address labour force development through four themes: Inform, Attract, Develop and Retain. Under BETW, each ministry identifies specific labour force actions and...


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January 1, 2017

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Lists employment and training programs offered in the Edmonton region through community organizations, non-profit agencies, colleges, private schools, businesses and employer organizations. Programs and services covered in the directory include: short-term training and skills development; career...


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February 22, 2018

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This report focuses on income outcomes of individuals certified through Alberta’s apprenticeship and industry training system. It provides insight on graduates’ initial performance in the labour market, as well as long term earning potential. The report is part of the Benefits to Post-Secondary...