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2016 job growth was strong in B.C., Ontario, while low oil prices and wildfire hammered Alberta

B.C. and Ontario saw Canada’s fastest growth in jobs in 2016, Statistics Canada reported Friday.

However, Alberta’s employment picture continued to be catastrophic. The province has been hammered by low oil prices, which fell in 2014, and by the 2016 Fort McMurray wildfires. 270 more words

News

On Manufacturing and Jobs

As software providers, we focus largely on manufacturing (and distribution) clients, and so as a service to all we like to periodically report on trends and developments in the manufacturing sector, such as today’s post about a jobs program that helps Americans get back into manufacturing in a practical, no-nonsense kind of way. 362 more words

Bidness, And Other Current Economic Realities

Machines are Taking Over the World

I am a big fan of realistic science fiction movies. The first two Terminator movies had very few flaws or unbelievable technology. Aliens was way ahead of its time. 920 more words

Real Technology

​Massive Navy expansion may be easier said than done for U.S. shipbuilders

Courtesy of Jacksonville Business Journal

The shipyards of General Dynamics Corp. (NYSE: GD) and Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. (NYSE: HII) are going to be busy if President… 618 more words

Manufacturing News

Trump's First Full Month Sees Boom in Construction, Manufacturing Jobs

Friday the Labor Department released its February jobs report, giving its latest snapshot of America’s economy. The U.S. economy added a more-than-expected 235,000 non-farm jobs last month, President Trump’s first full month in office. 141 more words

Current Events

SAMSUNG PLANS MANUFACTURING SHIFT TO AMERICA, MORE JOBS, BETTER ECONOMY: LIBS FIGHT FOR MORE ILLEGALS EVERY DAY

WSJ: “Samsung Electronics Co. is planning a major investment to expand its U.S. production facilities, according to people familiar with the matter, with at least five states in discussions. 137 more words

Politics

#MAGA 298,000 Jobs Created In February

Another amazing jobs month as Trump sets a new recent high. CNBC is reporting that an astounding 298,000 jobs were created in February.

CNBC reports: 125 more words

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