Ontario pledges to increase minimum wage, end 60-hour workweek

Ontario's new government outlines its agenda in speech from the throne
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|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 12/04/2003

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ntario’s new government outlined a number of new initiatives important to HR practitioners in its first speech from the throne.

James Bartleman, the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, read the speech that outlined the challenges facing Premier Dalton McGuinty’s government in tackling a $5.6-billion deficit.