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Canada added 231,000 jobs in June, pushing jobless rate down to 7.8%

Canada added 231,000 jobs in June, pushing jobless rate down to 7.8%

Canada’s economy added 231,000 jobs last month, more than offsetting the losses seen in the previous two months as COVID-19 restrictions eased and businesses started hiring again. Statistics Canada reported Friday that 264,000 new jobs were of the part-time variety. Full-time work actually declined by 33,000 positions. June’s numbers mean there are …

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