Job Growth Canada

Um, About Those Huge Job Gains...

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.27.2014 | Canada Business

According to StatsCan’s labour force survey, Canada created more than 117,000 jobs in the past two months, finally overcoming a long period of lackl...

Surprise: This Province Is Now Canada's Job-Creation Powerhouse

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.12.2014 | Canada Business

We’re all used to hearing about Alberta being the place in Canada to find work, but here’s something we’re not used to hearing: Ontario is leadi...

Canada Created A Stunning Number Of Jobs In October

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.10.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- Canada's latest labour-market survey says the country's unemployment rate dropped to 6.5 per cent last month, its lowest level since Novembe...

This Chart Shows How Crappy Canada's Job Market Really Is

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.24.2014 | Canada Business

Canada has the third-highest proportion of low-paying jobs among the world’s wealthy countries, investment bank Morgan Stanley says. In an analys...

Is Canada In A Job Recession?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.11.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s labour market “has slipped into recessionary territory,” Business In Canada magazine declared this week. An article from editor Luca...

Oliver Rejects Proposal To Create 75,000 Jobs

CP | Posted 07.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Finance Minister Joe Oliver is rejecting a recommendation from a report issued by the C.D. Howe Institute that he focus more on creating jo...

U.S. Job Growth Triples Canada's

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.09.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canadians could be forgiven for turning a little green with envy over the surge in employment occurring south of the border.After leading the...

Canada Adds Jobs .. Very Unevenly

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada Business

Canada added 26,000 jobs in May, StatsCan reported Friday, but much of the gain was in Alberta and central Canada is seeing job growth stagnate. Th...

Um, About Those Job Numbers..

CP | Posted 05.13.2014 | Canada Business

The Bank of Canada says the country's job creation record since the recession is likely a little less impressive than the fall in the unemployment rat...

Here's How Bad Canada's Job Situation Really Is

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Job creation in Canada this year has been the weakest in a non-recession year in more than a decade, and the low quality of the jobs being created is ...

Which Industries Are Creating Jobs? (Hint: Surprisingly Few)

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.09.2013 | Canada Business

Nearly half of the jobs created in Canada since the Great Recession were in just two sectors of the economy, a fact that highlights some economists’...

Did Canada Really Outperform U.S. In Great Recession? Maybe Not..

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.06.2013 | Canada Business

Canadians have spent a fair bit of time patting themselves on the back about the country’s economic performance coming out of the Great Recession of...

Job Growth Hits A Wall

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.04.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Job creation in Canada returned to earth last month as employers pulled back following an apparent hiring binge in May that proved too good t...

You Won't Believe ‘Margin Of Error' On Canada's Jobs Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.07.2013 | Canada Business

Mark Twain once said that there are three types of untruths: Lies, damned lies, and statistics. Friday’s job report might be some pretty powerful...

Are McJobs Canada's Future?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.05.2013 | Canada Business

The latest jobs report from StatsCan was utterly abysmal: Some 85,000 jobs lost in a single month in the private sector, offset only by a 30,000 incre...

U.S. Economy Growing At Five Times The Rate Of Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.01.2012 | Canada Business

Canadians have been patting themselves on the back in recent years over the country’s economic resilience in the wake of the financial crisis, but i...

Job Growth Sputters

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's recent strong jobs performance slowed to a crawl in October, as the economy managed a meagre 1,800 new jobs, not enough to nudge the...

How Cutting Taxes Actually Helps the Economy

Tim Hudak | Posted 12.25.2012 | Canada Politics
Tim Hudak

Two aspirations for Ontario -- to be the engine of Canadian jobs again and to have world-leading public services -- are interdependent, not separate, goals. We can't have one without the other. And Ontarians deserve both. Instead of grants and handouts to the politically connected, I believe tax cuts create jobs. Tax relief creates jobs, grows the economy, and stimulates new business investments.

Canada's Job Market BOOMS

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's domestic economy turned in one of the strongest job creation months of the year in September, adding an eye-popping 52,100 new jobs ...

Fewer Canadian Employers Planning To Hire: Report

CP | Posted 07.05.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- A new survey suggests fewer Canadian employers expect to add more permanent full-time jobs in the second half of 2012 than they did in last...