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Labour Day is an annual holiday with some changes in Alberta and federally regulated sector

Labour Day is an annual and global holiday to celebrate the achievements of workers around the world.


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Canada Day, statutory (public) holiday

In all provinces and territories, Canada Day is a statutory (public) holiday. This year, July 1 falls on a Monday, a regular working day for most.


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June 24, Quebec St-Jean Baptiste Day/National Holiday

In Quebec, June 24 is la Fête nationale, the province’s national holiday and celebration of French Canadian culture. All employees in Quebec are entitled to the holiday…


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