Gordon Nixon - President/CEO Royal Bank of Canada
no mistake, Canada is in a global war for
talent. We must be a destination of choice for skilled immigrants
and professionals or we will not succeed .. If we do, we will have
a unrivaled advantage. If we don't, we will face an uphill battle
just to maintain our quality of life."
Statistics Canada - October 5, 2007
unemployment rate fell to a 33-year low of 5.9 per cent in September
as the economy generated more than 51,000 new jobs, most of them
Conference Board of Canada - September 27, 2007
faces a labour shortage of more than 360,000 people, which threatens
many sectors of the economy, according to a new Conference Board of
Canada report released today by a coalition of business, education
and labour leaders.