Regulatory Changes, Additional Supports to Reduce Credential Recognition Challenges Faced by Out-of-Province Workers

Released on December 6, 2022 Newly introduced Labour Mobility and Fair Registration Regulations come into force Today, Minister of Immigration and Career Training Jeremy Harrison announced new, comprehensive regulations that reduce administrative credential recognition barriers faced by workers from other provinces and those trained internationally, enabling them to work in regulated occupations in Saskatchewan more...

Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board

Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board The WCB announced the 2023 preliminary average employer premium rate is $1.28 per hundred dollars of payroll, compared to the 2022 rate of $1.23. The announcement was made Oct. 26 at the WCB’s annual preliminary rate information meeting with Saskatchewan employers, workers and stakeholders. The 2023 preliminary rate summary sheet, as...

Saskatchewan businesses facing financial pressures in 2023

Saskatchewan businesses facing financial pressures in 2023 By Montana Getty  Global NewsPosted December 2, 2022 4:03 pm Heading into the new year, many companies are rolling over their fiscal year with added financial pressures. Saskatchewan businesses saw a minimum wage increase in October, compounded with EI, CPP and payroll tax increases. “Margins will be squeezed and people will be having a hard...

International Chamber of Commerce document on impacts of the COVID-19 Crisis and Challenges ahead.

  RECENT TRENDS IN TRADE AND TRADE FINANCE Impact of the Covid-19 Crisis and Challenges Ahead https://iccwbo.org/content/uploads/sites/3/2022/03/icc-document-impact-of-the-covid19-crisis-and-challenges-ahead.pdf REPORT CREDIT TO THE INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (ICC)

The Business Scale-up and Productivity (BSP) program is now accepting expression of interests (EOI) on an ongoing basis.

If you are a company in the Prairie Provinces looking to grow, the Business Scale-up and Productivity (BSP) program could be for you. BSP supports high-growth businesses that are scaling up and producing innovative goods, services, or technologies. It offers interest-free, repayable funding to incorporated Canadian companies. The objectives of the program are to: assist...