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Nova Scotians won’t buy Sunday shopping • City goes it alone on immigration • B.C. plan enrolls students in trades • Hospital staff overpaid, Ont. minister says • Protect health workers who report mistakes: report • Turn up the heat for faster typing
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|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 11/08/2004

Nova Scotians won’t buy Sunday shopping

Halifax

— Nova Scotia remains the only province where Sunday shopping is outlawed. Voting in a provincial plebiscite on Sunday shopping, Nova Scotians said “No” to extending retail operating hours. While some retailers favoured Sunday shopping for economic reasons, others were concerned about the staffing implications.

City goes it alone on immigration

Saint John, N.B.