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Reducing Red Tape For Oil Service Rigs

Reducing Red Tape For Oil Service Rigs

Sep 15, 2022 | Government, Red Tape, Saskatchewan

The governments of Saskatchewan and Alberta, along with industry stakeholders, have secured a regulation exemption from Ottawa that will allow...

Federal Minister Clarifies Sept. 19 Holiday Requirements

Federal Minister Clarifies Sept. 19 Holiday Requirements

Sep 14, 2022 | Government, News Releases

"September 19, 2022 will be a holiday for federal government employees. It will be a day of mourning for the...

STA: Saskatchewan is short about 3,000 truck drivers

STA: Saskatchewan is short about 3,000 truck drivers

Sep 08, 2022 | Careers, Driver Shortage, Government, Supply Chain

"Trucking companies are still facing challenges in their ability to attract labour. Driver shortages right across the country continue to...

Call to Action: CTA Survey on Vaccination Booster Rate Among Cross-Border Truck Drivers

Call to Action: CTA Survey on Vaccination Booster Rate Among Cross-Border Truck Drivers

Aug 30, 2022 | Compliance, Cross Border, Government, Vaccine

The percentage of eligible Canadians, 12 or older, who have received their booster dosage is 56 percent.

CTA: Trucking to be Granted Access to Express Entry Programs

CTA: Trucking to be Granted Access to Express Entry Programs

Aug 30, 2022 | Advocacy, Business Operations, Careers, Government, Supply Chain, TFWs

In correspondence to the Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA), the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Sean Fraser, has confirmed that...

$5.6M Highway 21 bypass in Unity, SK nearing completion

$5.6M Highway 21 bypass in Unity, SK nearing completion

Aug 18, 2022 | Construction, Government, Highways, Saskatchewan

The Government of Saskatchewan announced that a $5.6 million bypass for Highway 21 at Unity is nearing completion.

Saskatchewan Grants Ukrainian Newcomers with Eligibility for Employer-Driven Training

Saskatchewan Grants Ukrainian Newcomers with Eligibility for Employer-Driven Training

Aug 18, 2022 | Careers, Drivers, Government

The Government of Saskatchewan today announced it will allow all temporary residents arriving under Canada-Ukraine Authorization for Emergency Travel (CUAET)...

Federal government commits up to $150,000 per Class 8 Electric truck

Federal government commits up to $150,000 per Class 8 Electric truck

Aug 10, 2022 | Economy, Government, Technology

Canada’s federal government says it will invest $550 million over the next four years to offset about half the price...

Transport challenges continue to haunt ag sector

Transport challenges continue to haunt ag sector

Jul 28, 2022 | Advocacy, COVID-19, Drivers, Driver Shortage, Government, MELT, Supply Chain

Labour shortages in the rail and trucking industries remain a major hurdle for the successful movement of products.

CRA Admits Losing Over $23B a Year in Unpaid Taxes

CRA Admits Losing Over $23B a Year in Unpaid Taxes

Jun 30, 2022 | Business Operations, Compliance, Government

The federal government is letting $23.4 billion a year in uncollected taxes escape into the underground economy, Canada Revenue Agency’s...

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