Dockworkers at All Europe's Ports Ready for Action to Support Spanish Strikers
Jun 21 2017

A two-hour, Europe-wide port stoppage has been called for next week as the International Dockworkers' Council supports striking Spanish colleagues. Ports will be affected between 10 am and 12 noon on Thursday, June 29.   "This stoppage has been called for two main reasons: to support the struggle of Spanish dockworkers in their conflict with that nation's government; and to fig...
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Unease growing in EU over CETA cheese clause
Jun 19 2017

Posted Jun. 15th, 2017 by Karen Briere Canada’s dairy farmers say they have no comment on reports of a spat brewing over cheese allocations under the incoming trade agreement with the European Union. Most measures under the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement are expected to take effect July 1. The agreement will allow an additional 16,000 tonnes of high-quality cheese and 1,700 ton...
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Ontario becomes 2nd province to go ahead with $15 an hour minimum wage
May 30 2017

Premier Kathleen Wynne says Ontario will bring in $15 wage by 2019, a few months after Alberta does same Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has announced a plan to increase the provincial minimum wage to $15 an hour by Jan. 1, 2019.  The increase would be phased in over the next 18 months, rising to $14 an hour on Jan. 1, 2018, and then to $15 the following January...
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Canada, Germany create closer ties in ag research
May 24 2017

by Holly Demaree   CHARLOTTETOWN, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND, CANADA — World demand for food is growing and research and innovation will help Canadian farmers and food processors meet that demand. Canada is supporting science and innovation with key global partners to build the capacity necessary to take advantage of growth opportunities.   To read the full article, click he...
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Five facts about the European Union trade deal set to boost Canadian lobster exports
May 22 2017

Wedaeli Chibelushi - Finance   Canada has struck a new trade deal with the European Union (EU), one which members of the US lobster industry fear will cause problems for American business. The Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) was completed in the Parliament of Canada on 16 June 2017. The deal clears tariffs on Canadian lobster, putting Can...
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