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New research says job growth from clean energy will dramatically outpace that from fossil fuels over the next decade. ​ Canada’s clean-energy sector had produced 300,000 jobs by 2017. It... Read More


B.C.’s government is committing $5 million to allow municipalities to create local initiatives the province hopes will help reduce the overall poverty rate by 25% and the child poverty rate by 50%... Read More


The trades sector is a key economic driver throughout the province, employing about 180,000 workers out of a total of more than 242,000 in construction, according to BC Stats. Construction companies... Read More


Immigrant business owners are active in all sectors of our economy such as construction, professional services, health care and retail trade. There are more than 47,000 immigrants in senior... Read More


The growing wage gap between immigrants and Canadian-born workers has hit a new high, with new Canadians earning 10 per cent less on average, says a new report. The gulf, which spans age, gender,... Read More