Solutions for a Worker-Centred Economic Recovery

The Newfoundland & Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) has compiled seven (7) themes that outline solutions for a worker-centred Economic recovery plan, that will address the province’s fiscal challenges, and set our province on the road to economic recovery and towards a strong economy. We ask the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador (GNL) to focus [...]

By |2021-06-11T15:37:10-02:30June 11th, 2021|

Priorities for Economic Recovery: Robust and Viable Options towards an Economy that Works for All

The NLFL is proposing the adoption of ambitious, feasible and necessary initiatives; which we believe will achieve a strong, sustainable and inclusive economic recovery. The initiatives that we are proposing in our submission, support our long-standing vision of a sustainable economy that works for all of us. An economy that is rich in good jobs [...]

By |2020-08-11T14:45:56-02:30August 11th, 2020|

NLFL Fights Back on Minimum Wage Misinformation

In response to misleading and false claims made by the NL Department of Finance about the minimum wage, the Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour is sharing information to debunk the myths about minimum wage, and promote a better understanding of what as $15 minimum wage will mean for workers, business, and the economy in [...]

By |2020-02-20T15:29:31-03:30February 20th, 2020|

NLFL Budget 2020 Submission: Stronger Revenues and Economic Growth

"The provincial budget is on a path to surplus [...] the date is somewhat arbitrary; what matters is the direction. The government has several revenue opportunities, through making the tax system fairer and greener, and through growing and diversifying the economy to generate more revenues with greater reliability. This makes it clear that further spending [...]

By |2020-02-05T13:22:19-03:30February 5th, 2020|

NLFL Submission to Minimum Wage Review

The NLFL appreciates the opportunity to provide this submission. It is a credit to the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador that it is carrying out a review of the minimum wage. In doing so, it is joining with other provinces that have taken a leadership role in actively considering the appropriate level of the minimum [...]

By |2020-01-31T17:26:59-03:30December 10th, 2019|
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