Canada adds more jobs than expected in July; most were part-time positions

This post was originally published on this siteOTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada added 418,500 jobs in July, though the vast majority were part-time positions, and the unemployment rate fell to

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Canada second-quarter GDP likely to fall record 12% on COVID-19 shutdowns

This post was originally published on this siteOTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada’s GDP is likely to plunge by a record 12% in the second quarter, Statistics Canada said in flash estimate on

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Canada GDP rises 4.5% in May on COVID-19 reopenings

This post was originally published on this siteOTTAWA (Reuters) – The Canadian economy expanded by 4.5% in May as businesses across the country began reopening from coronavirus shutdowns,

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Canada Day party goes virtual amid COVID-19 restrictions

This post was originally published on this siteOTTAWA (Reuters) – No live fireworks, no star-studded concert on Parliament Hill, and no crowds of tourists: Canada’s official birthday

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Canada needs targeted response for future COVID-19 waves to avoid large setback: Bank of Canada

This post was originally published on this siteOTTAWA (Reuters) – A quick response and targeted containment for future waves of COVID-19 will be needed to prevent “a very large

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UPDATE 1-Bank of Canada says economy facing prolonged, uneven recovery

This post was originally published on this site(Adds deputy governor quotes, CAD reaction). By Julie Gordon and Kelsey Johnson. OTTAWA, June 18 (Reuters) – The Bank of Canada sees the

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Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world, keeps wearing the same swim trunks

This post was originally published on this siteThe richest man in the world keeps wearing the same pair of swim trunks. Since landing in Europe a few days ago for a glitzy vacation with

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