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Immigrants take brunt of recession, recover less quickly
Immigrants take brunt of recession, recover less quickly

Bhagwan Lobana knows too well how harsh the labour market is. Last April, after nearly two years in Canada, the 50-year-old Punjabi finally found a job that he was proud of. Mr. Lobana, an experienced chemist who graduated top of his masters' class in 1982, was hired at Acuren, a materials-testing and engineering company.


Get lawyer to review severance package
Get lawyer to review severance package

Your boss summons you to her office, informs you your services are no longer needed and hands you a severance package. That's the stomach-churning situation many Canadians are suddenly facing as struggling companies slash their workforces to ride out the recession.