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June 10, 2016  

Alberta jobs continue slide

Canada adds positions, drops unemployment rate.

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March 14, 2016  

Jobless rate in Calgary surpasses Windsor, Ont.

Figures highlight a major “regional and industrial turnabout” over the past 18 months, economist says.

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March 11, 2016  

Unemployment rate rises to 7.3% for first time in three years

Number of net full-time positions fell by 51,800 in February.

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February 29, 2016  

Alberta’s economic downturn puts pressure on groups helping those in need

Demand for food and other services is up by about 30 per cent% from last year, the Salvation Army says.

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January 18, 2016  

French president declares economic emergency

France unveils $2.2 billion plan to revive hiring and catch up with the global economy.

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January 11, 2016  

Ontario gains 35,000 jobs in December

Lowers unemployment rate to 6.7%.

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August 7, 2015  

Canada’s unemployment rate at 6.8% for sixth month, 6,600 jobs added

More part-time workers and self employed; fewer people with full-time positions.

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June 5, 2015  

Canada gains 58,900 jobs in May: Statscan

Private sector work surges; manufacturing rises for second consecutive month, gains 21,500 positions.

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May 13, 2015  

US job openings fall, hiring rises: report

Strong dollar slows manufacturing, which has increased layoffs in the sector.

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March 13, 2015  

Unemployment rate rises to 6.8% in February

Alberta’s natural resources sector alone shed 7,000 positions, StatsCan said.

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January 28, 2015  

StatsCan revises December unemployment rate to 6.7%

Federal agency also reduces the estimated number of jobs gained last year to 121,300, down from 185,700.

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November 7, 2014  

Canada adds 43,100 jobs in October, unemployment rate falls to 6.5%

Manufacturing adds 33,200 more jobs over September, industry up 2% compared to the same month last year.

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July 24, 2014  

Finance minister rejects C.D. Howe report calling for spending to create jobs

Report argues keeping the deficit at 0.5% of GDP for three years to create the equivalent of 75,000 jobs.

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January 30, 2014  

Stronger growth forecast for US economy in 2014

US unemployment rate is on track to decline to 6.5% by 2015, and job gains will be spread across most economic sectors.

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January 13, 2014  

Opposition: Jobs numbers prove Tory economic policies are failing

StatsCan says the economy lost 45,900 jobs in December as the unemployment rate rose to 7.2%.