According to a list recently obtained by the Alberta Federation of Labour, the Royal Bank of Canada, (RBC) is one the thousands of Canadian employers fingered in the unraveling Temporary Foreign Worker scandal. The document shows that scandals at RBC and other high-profile employers are “just the tip of the iceberg.:
In the following “open letter to Canadians“, the RBC’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Gord Nixon, plays victim, apologizes, tells us his bank was/is “compliant with the regulations”.
Then he wants you all to know that “The question for many people is not about doing only what the rules require – it’s about doing what employees, clients, shareholders and Canadians expect of RBC. And that’s something we take very much to heart.”