"Over the course of the year, the unemployment rate fell 0.2 percentage points to 5.6 per cent - the lowest rate since comparable data became available in January 1976".
In Prince Albert and Northern Saskatchewan, which includes numbers for our region, the job front remained relatively unchanged year-over-year, with the unemployment rate sliding up incrementally from 7 per cent in December 2017 to 7.3 per cent last month.
Stats Can reports the jobless rate stayed at 5.6 per cent in December after dropping down the previous month. On the other hand, employment dropped in wholesale and retail trade; information, culture and recreation; manufacturing; and finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing.
Germany: Renewables overtake coal as main power source
Lignite or brown coal powder remains the largest single energy supplier, accounting for 24.1 percent of Germany's energy in 2018. Coal plants run on imported hard coal contributed 75.7 TWh, or 13.9 percent of the total.
Statistics Canada says gains in part-time work were outweighed by the loss of full-time jobs in Alberta, while in Saskatchewan job growth was led by agriculture.
Even with the increase in the unemployment rate, the number of people working in the region increased to 40,300.
Private sector employees also increased by 101,000 in 2018 and self-employment rose, while public sector employment saw little change. Instead, its sharp deceleration since the middle of a year ago is viewed as a good reason for the Bank of Canada to wait a little longer before hiking interest rates.
The Bank of Canada has been monitoring wage growth ahead of its rate decisions as it tries to determine how well indebted households can absorb higher borrowing costs.
According to a CNN correspondent, the president said he "might" consider killing the raise, but he did not commit to it. The shutdown has left 800,000 federal employees on furlough or working without pay.
Zorc also revealed that the USA international's £57 million to Stamford Bridge had been in the making for quite some time. Chelsea remain keen on Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson and want to sign a defender, the Daily Mirror reports .
Ce revers n'a que très peu plu à Jacques-Henri Eyraud, le président de l'OM, qui a placé ses joueurs devant leurs responsabilités. Le président marseillais a haussé le ton après l'élimination vécue en Coupe de France.
The State Council can assign 1.39 trillion yuan worth of bonds to local governments before the new quotas are announced in March. Liao Zhiming, an analyst at Tianfeng Securities, expects the move will release about 600 to 700 billion yuan in liquidity.
Aquaman traces the origins of Momoa's Arthur Curry aka Aquaman as he struggles between his identity as a human and Atlantean. Pictures shows Jason Momoa , left, and Amber Heard in a scene from Aquaman .
Slow job gains in November were largely blamed on unseasonably chilly temperatures, which stymied hiring at construction sites. The government shutdown, if it extends beyond next week, could weigh on January payrolls.
Depuis quelques temps, une rumeur circulait selon laquelle Olivia Newton-John n'aurait plus que quelques semaines à vivre. En 1992, elle avait eu un cancer du sein et en 2013, elle a été traitée pour une tumeur à l'épaule.
He was arrested in the early hours of September 1 with Laura Simpson, who he'd met on a night out in Cheshire. Rooney was released on his own recognizance and paid a $25 fine on January 4th, according to the records.
Another goal from Chhetri restored their lead before further strikes from Anirudh Thapa and Jeje rounded off the win in Abu Dhabi. The 34-year-old attacker scored a sensational brace in India's 4-1 victory in the group opener.
The student said Crosland put the puppy in the turtle's tank, where it swam, before the turtle dragged it to the bottom. In opening arguments, the prosecution contended the puppy may not have been sick and may have been able to survive.
Gary Woodland Birdies His Way Into Lead at Kapalua
Countryman Day's triple bogey came after he hit two consecutive tee shots into a hazard at the hard par-three eighth hole. Kizzire finished the first round in a six-way tie for sixth place on 4-under, three shots behind leader Kevin Tway .
Some TSA officers calling in sick
The spokesperson said 99.8% of 2.2 million passengers screened on January 3 waited less than 30 minutes. They say TSA employees who are now working will eventually be paid once the shutdown is over.
Ford recalls 953,000 vehicles in North America
But the automaker is recommending vehicle owners get to dealers as soon as possible for their replacement airbag, which is free. Ford has previously agreed to pay $300 million to settle consumers' economic loss claims connected to the Takata recall.