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Immigration is the way forward

Immigration is the way forward

On July 6 the Board partnered with the Association for New Canadians to host an immigration roundtable. “In the coming years retirements will happen at a rate that we will not be able to sustain with our current workforce. Diversifying … Continued

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BOT applauds Canada-NL Immigration Agreement

For Immediate release                                                                         Board Applauds Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Immigration Agreement St. John’s, NL – The St. John’s Board of Trade welcomes today’s announcement that strengthens the relationship between the provincial and federal governments and helps to encourage immigration to this … Continued

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StatsCan population projections concerning

For Immediate release Statistics Canada Population Projections are Cause for Concern   The latest population projections from Statistics Canada demonstrate the need to take action now to reverse the continuing population decline Newfoundland and Labrador is experiencing, says Sharon Horan, … Continued