Tag Archive "employment"

Interior of Cafe

The Positive Impact of Small Business in Oakville: Kerr Street Cafe

Kerr Street Café exemplifies the success of a small small business and the impact it can have on the local economy.

MP John Oliver at a board table listening

Oakville MP John Oliver conducts extensive community consultations on economic solutions

Throughout the month of January, MP John Oliver conducted pre-budget consultations in Oakville to gather community input on economic solutions.

Town of Oakville Employment & Commercial Review

As part of the town’s Official Plan Review, we are looking at lands that provide for local jobs, shopping and services. These lands are known as employment and commercial lands.

John Sawyer, President of the Oakville Chamber of Commerce is second from the left

Local Business Leaders Press Government on Regional Issues

Local business leaders from Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) chambers of commerce and boards of trade met with Ontario cabinet ministers yesterday to discuss key issues impacting the regional economy.

Coat of arms of Halton Region

Halton Region’s economy continues to thrive with increase in jobs and businesses

Halton Region’s 2014 Employment Survey Results report, presented to Regional Council on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, indicates that in 2014, Halton experienced an increase of over 8,000 jobs and almost 500 new businesses—both strong indicators ...

New 2015 Ford Edge, Oakville Assembly Plant

Ford’s Oakville Assembly adding 400 New Jobs

In a release press release issued this morning, February 26, 2015, Ford Canada announced that it will be hiring 400 new employees, who will be working on the assembly line for the all new EDGE. It’s ...

tim-hortons-coffee cups, layoffs, January 27 2015

Tim Horton’s Layoffs in Oakville: Not Unexpected

It was widely believed that once 3G Capital purchased Tim Hortons via Burger King employees at Oakville’s Tim Hortons Head Office were going to lose their jobs.

Reducing the Deflation Potential in Job Searches

Looking for a new job has a lot of ups and downs….no that’s not true.

Oakville Today: February 25, 2013

National Cupcake Day! Weather Sun and clouds for today with a high of plus 3, and it feels good to be writing plus. This morning we are starting off at minus 1. The west then ...