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Canada’s job growth blows past expectations

(November 09, 2016, posted in Economy)

OTTAWA — If there’s a pattern developing in Canada’s economy, it looks more patchwork than anything by design.

While we have seen three consecutive monthly gains in employment, many of the jobs have been part-time positions that could fall off at any time. And despite some bright spots in the overall trade outlook, exports still appear raggedy.

Friday’s figures for both sectors fit the scenario of s... read more.