The economy added 15,400 net new jobs last month and the unemployment rate edged down to 5.8 per cent -- but the gains were due to a surge in part-time work that offset a heavy decline in full-time positions.
There was a time when the whole neighbourhood surrounding an east-end Montreal bakery would smell like baking Oreos.
But that era comes to an end this month when snack-maker Mondelez International closes its Montreal factory for good.
It’s a great time to be looking for work as a receptionist, an accountant or a forklift operator in Canada. These are among the top 15 most in-demand jobs in 2018, according to staffing and human resources service company Randstad.
Canada's retail industry is warning that raising the duty-free allowance for cross-border shipments could lead to hundreds of thousands of job losses and cut billions of dollars from the Canadian economy.
The labour market posted a 10th-straight month of net job gains in September to match the economy's longest monthly streak since the financial crisis almost a decade ago, Statistics Canada said Friday.