unemployment

The employment rate in Canada rose in July according to a survey conducted by Statistics Canada....

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Canadian unemployment rises

December 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

A report from the federal government said there was a huge drop in jobs in November, and according to one business expert, the losses were more than predicted....

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The struggle for graduates to find work was one of many topics discussed during a heated Etobicoke Centre all-candidates debate in Markland Wood Monday. ...

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Toronto Mayor challenges youth unemployment

April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Toronto Mayor John Tory spoke at a news conference on April 30 about the The Partnership to Advance Youth Employment (PAYE) challenge, which aims to tackle youth unemployment in Toronto....

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Layoffs spark union debate

February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Target’s Canadian employees will soon be job-hunting along with workers from several other companies after a rocky start to the economy in 2015. ...

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Statistics Canada announced Friday that Canada's unemployment rate is at its lowest since November 2008, sitting at 6.5 per cent....

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The CBC under Lacroix’s control

October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

A ten per cent cut to the CBC's annual budget has been announced, with hundreds of jobs set to disappear over the next couple years and maybe even into 2020....

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Jobs increase among Canadian men over 25

February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Employment is up by 29,000 jobs, says a labour report today. As well, more men 25 and over were employed at the beginning of this year in Canada....

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By Victoria Quiroz Reaction continued Tuesday to the news that Toronto’s unemployment rate is now the second highest in the country. With an unemployment rate of 8.4 per cent, Toronto finds itself just behind St....

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Throne speech addresses jobs, crime, and cheese

October 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Espe Currie, Megan Rach and Josh McConnell Reaction continued Thursday to Governor General David Johnston’s 2013 throne speech in Ottawa. Consumer concerns were the speech’s major focus on Wednesday, but in addition, here are...

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