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New PEI training fund; Quebec minimum wage to increase May 1
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 01/28/2013

New PEI training fund

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island is launching a Workforce Development Fund to support private sector growth across the province. The fund will help employers provide skill development and training opportunities for employees. The three components are: workforce learning, innovation and exposure. Priority will be given to proposals that invest in new skills, improved productivity and competitiveness, said the government.

Quebec minimum wage to increase May 1