McEwen Mining Inc. (TSX: MUX) recently appointed Chris Stewart its President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) effective September 1, 2018. He replaces Xavier Ochoa who resigned to pursue an opportunity closer to home and family in South America.
The release of a federal government competitiveness report is an important call to action requiring a commitment from Ottawa that it is prepared to improve Canada’s global competitiveness by delivering more agile regulations, improved infrastructure, and continuing to develop a workforce for the future while accelerating innovation, say leaders from Canada’s forest products sector.
The Canadian government is strengthening and supporting Indigenous jobs in Canada’s forestry sector. On Sept. 13, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, the Hon. Amarjeet Sohi, announced $400,000 for the Meadow Lake Tribal Council to sustain over 400 jobs near its NorSask Forest Products facility in Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan.