News briefsSaskatchewan bans forced retirement; EI premiums to fall; Corporate killing charge dismissed; Entry rules eased for foreign workers in ALTA., B.C.; Miners’ big pay dayBy 12/04/2006|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 11/30/2006 Saskatchewan bans forced retirementRegina — Saskatchewan has introduced a bill to amend the Human Rights Code to abolish mandatory retirement. The current code lets employers force workers to retire at 65. Likewise, collective agreements will not be able to specify a retirement age. Exempted are occupations where advancing age relates to the ability to perform the job, such as firefighters and police officers. EI premiums to fall To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.