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Outlook & Prospects for Railway and Motor Transport Labourers in Prince Edward Island
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Prince Edward Island||(Undetermined)||2016-04-15|
No employment outlook has been assigned to Railway and Motor Transport Labourers (NOC 7622) in Prince Edward Island due to low levels of employment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jul 11 - Jul 15, 2016
- Mad Wok, a casual fast food dining restaurant that focuses on stir-fried Asian cuisine, recently opened on Queen St, Charlottetown
- The governments of Canada and PEI are each contributing $1.2M to reconstruct the Cascumpec Bridge to improve safety and boost economic growth. Work is expected to begin by July 2016.
- According to Statistics Canada, PEI had the lowest average weekly wage at $809.17 in April, 2016 compared to the Canadian average weekly wage of $955.67. PEI wages did grow above the national average of 0.6 per cent between April 2015 and April 2016.
- ACFOR Energy will construct and operate one of the largest biomass heating systems in PEI. The company will supply heating to Prince County Hospital and Summerset manor in Summerside, by winter 2017.
- The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency is providing $500,000 and the Government of PEI is providing $514,400 over the next three years to the Startup Zone. Startup Zone is a non-profit entity that supports business startups and entrepreneurship in PEI.
- The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency is providing $434,000 to IO Solutions Call Centre Inc. for investment of new technology and the retrofitting of an existing office space, in Summerside, while creating 200 new jobs
- Greco Pizza will be opening a new franchise in Morell at the former location of the Riverside Diner
- The PEI government is providing $50,000 to Aquaculture Technology Program to assist with the development or adoption of technologies and $93,800 to Aquaculture Future Programs for research and development
- The Farmer's Wife, a new store featuring soy-based soaps, balms, bath and cleaning products, recently opened on Queen Street in Summerside, PEI
- Leezen, an organic food chain with 120 stores in Taiwan, recently opened a franchise store in Charlottetown, PEI
- The Government of Canada, through ACOA's Business Development Program, and the Government of PEI are providing a combined $580,000 to Golf PEI's marketing plan for 2016-17. They will establish a stronger online, on-site, and TV presence with the funds.
- Funds of $10M from the federal, provincial and municipal governments will pay to upgrade the Charlottetown Pollution Control Plant to accept wasterwater and sludge from East Royalty and Stratford
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