Canadian Labour Congress

Canadian Labour Congress

March 11, 2009 09:26 ET

Media Advisory: Employment Statistics

CLC President, Senior Economist Available to Media on Friday

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 11, 2009) - Shortly after Statistics Canada releases its monthly Labour Force Survey on Friday morning, March 13, Canadian Labour Congress Economist Sylvain Schetagne will be available to the media by telephone. He is a specialist regarding the Canadian labour market.

Ken Georgetti, CLC President, will be available for comment later in the day.

WHAT: Analysis of job numbers in the February Labour Force Survey

WHEN: 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Friday, March 13, 2009

WHO: Sylvain Schetagne, Senior Economist

PHONE: 613-526-7412 (direct line)

The Canadian Labour Congress, the national voice of the labour movement, represents 3.2 million Canadian workers. The CLC brings together Canada's national and international unions along with the provincial and territorial federations of labour and 130 district labour councils. Web site:

Contact Information

  • Canadian Labour Congress
    Sylvain Schetagne, Economist
    Canadian Labour Congress
    Jeff Atkinson
    613-863-1413 (cell.)