Archive for Month: April 2012

Federal Fair Wage scrapped after 80 years in Harper federal budget implementation Act

OTTAWA, April 26, 2012 /CNW/ – Merit Canada, the voice of Canada’s open shop construction associations, today praised the federal government for finally including the repeal of the Fair Wages and Hours of Labour Act, known commonly as the Fair Wages Act in the Budget Implementation Act.  Merit president Terrance Oakey called the government’s action […]

Walk Of Truth Asbestos Kills

    2012 Walk for Truth! June 10th in Powell River BC noon to 3 pm at the Recreation Complex Online Registration Starting May 1 Map and Program Coming Soon

Area Membership Meetings

Victoria Monday, April 23rd 2012 Area Meeting will be held at Harbour Towers Hotel Suites 345 Quebec Street, Victoria at 7:00pm Nanaimo Tuesday, April 24th 2012 Area Meeting will be held at Coast Bastion Hotel, 11 Bastion Street, Nanaimo at 7:00pm   We are looking forward to seeing you all there […]

Open House 2012

  Employers, Suppliers, Students, Instructors and Trades People all volunteering their time, some away from paid work and all on the weekend shows there is belief that we as an industry is on the rebound.  BCIT’s President heard about our display and took time to stop by and discuss the […]