Pensions

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Updates

October 26, 2016

The Liberal government is following the Conservatives’ lead by introducing legislation that will allow employers to reduce pension benefits.

Bill C-27, An Act to amend the Pension Benefits Standards Act, had its first reading in the House of Commons last week.

October 3, 2016

On September 21, National President of the PSAC component Union of Postal Communications Employees Francois Paradis appeared before a House of Commons Standing Committee where he testified about our union’s concerns regarding the recently released

August 25, 2016

On August 19th, 2016, the Northern Transportation Company Ltd (NTCL) appeared before a court in Alberta under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangements Act (CCAA)

June 21, 2016

The Public Service Alliance of Canada, member of the Canadian Labour Congress, is celebrating yesterday’s announcement by the Finance Ministers that they have agreed to a modest universal expansion of the CPP.

May 20, 2016

The media recently reported that the Northern Transportation Company Limited is having financial difficulties and is seeking protection from its creditors. This announcement came as a shock to emplo