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News Manufacturing Economy
July 30, 2020  

Boosting marginalized groups key to ‘feminist economic recovery,’ report says

In the midst of the pandemic, the employment rate declined twice as much for Canadian women in the 25 to 54 age range compared with men

News Manufacturing General
June 9, 2020  

COVID-19 clouds companies’ hiring prospects in Q3: ManpowerGroup

…but hiring prospects for non-durable manufacturers are a positive 8%, up from the previous quarter.

News Manufacturing Economy
May 21, 2020  

COVID-19 hasn’t dented Canadians’ outlook on employment

Still confident in themselves and the social safety net as the impact of the pandemic set in.

News Manufacturing General
May 6, 2020  

Pandemic hammers job market, but there are opportunities: analysts

Shipping, logistics, supply chain manufacturing still operating and still expect to be operational.

News Automotive General
December 11, 2019  

Canada’s auto employment up 1% despite doom and gloom: DesRosiers

691,400 Canadians employed by the industry, including subsectors, up from 684,700 a year earlier.

News Manufacturing Economy General
December 10, 2019  

Job prospects modest as employers forecast conservative hiring pace: Manpower

…but strongest labour market for manufacturing in 14 years is expected during the next three months.

News Manufacturing General
May 14, 2019  

UK jobless rate falls to its lowest level in 45 years

But wage growth softened slightly.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 15, 2019  

Documents show towns to be hit hardest by automation

Hawkesbury has the largest share of workers at high risk of being affected by technology.

Insight Manufacturing General
March 14, 2019  

This budget season, Canada must lower taxes on entrepreneurs

Canada is at a disadvantage for attracting and retaining those we rely on for innovation, employment growth and prosperity.

News Manufacturing General
March 8, 2019  

Second straight monthly employment surge with 55,900 new jobs

Increase outpaces US job creation, figures show an increase of just 20,000 new positions.

News Manufacturing Economy General
February 14, 2019  

US unemployment claims rise by 4,000 to 239,000

US economy still healthy; workers enjoy job security.

News Food & Beverage Transportation General
January 24, 2019  

Chefs and truck drivers beware: AI is coming for your jobs

Changes will disproportionately affect younger workers who dominate food services and other industries at highest risk for automation.

News Manufacturing General
September 11, 2018  

Hiring plans for Q4 cautious, but optimistic: ManpowerGroup

Employment Outlook Survey shows job prospects in manufacturing improving.

News Manufacturing Economy
July 6, 2018  

Economy adds 31,800 jobs in June, unemployment rate rises to 6%

Average hourly wage growth, closely watched by the Bank of Canada, remained strong last month at 3.6%.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 8, 2018  

7,500 jobs lost in May, unemployment rate holds steady at 5.8%

Manufacturing employment was down by 18,000, virtually unchanged compared with a year ago.