Canadian Labour Congress news

Canadians with COVID 19 or caring for those with it can apply for federal money today

Canadians with COVID 19 or caring for those with it can apply for federal money today

The new benefits come amid concerns about new lockdowns and job losses

Workers groups mark Labour Day with push for changes in Liberals' throne speech

Workers groups mark Labour Day with push for changes in Liberals' throne speech

Congress president Hassan Yussuff says many workers and families would not have survived financially so far had it not been for federal aid

Deals on paid time off for domestic violence 'beginning of a wave'

Deals on paid time off for domestic violence 'beginning of a wave'

Canada currently has a patchwork of legislation that provides for domestic-violence leave

Liberals eyed rules for cannabis use by workers & drug testing, documents show

Liberals eyed rules for cannabis use by workers & drug testing, documents show

Departments were wrestling at the time with their own response to workers who may smoke or vape pot

Liberal promise to set strict rules for unpaid interns pushed to 2019

Liberal promise to set strict rules for unpaid interns pushed to 2019

Interns would be treated like regular employees, with the same work hours and under the same safety regulations