Organizational Communication in the News

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Chinese Miners Asked to Pay for Canadian Jobs


Source CBC News

Labour brokers may be charging Chinese miners up to $16,000 for the chance to work in Canadian mines as temporary foreign workers, a CBC investigation has found.

The National visited a prominent recruitment agency in Beijing carrying hidden cameras. Investigators posing as miners learned that workers with minimal mining experience are being offered positions in Canadian gold, copper and potash mines.

Story length: 641 words

Access the full story here. (Also includes 8.22 min video clip.)

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