Province to consult with stakeholders on minimum wage increase
The new provincial government is launching a series of consultations with key stakeholders as they get set to raise the minimum wage. The consultation will take place through the month of June to establish a new path forward. The meetings will be held with industry associations representing employers who typically hire minimum wage workers, as well as labour and public interest organizations. The province is hoping that phased increases to the minimum wage can start taking effect by October 1st. They...