Unemployment rises despite big job gain: StatsCan

Toronto Star – 53 minutes ago
OTTAWA—Canada’s domestic economy turned in one of the strongest job creation months of the year in September, adding an eye-popping 52100 new jobs that was five times more than economists expected.
52100 new jobs in Sept.   Toronto Sun
National Post – 2 hours ago
NEW YORK – The US unemployment rate dropped to a near four-year low of 7.8% in September, a potential boost to President Barack Obama’s re-election bid.
Reuters Canada – 3 hours ago
TORONTO (Reuters) – The Canadian government has extended its review of Malaysian state oil company Petronas’ C$5.2 billion ($5.3 billion) takeover of natural gas producer Progress Energy Resources Corp (PRQ.
CBC.ca – 52 minutes ago
Statistics Canada says the value of building permits issued in August rose 7.9 per cent to $7.3 billion after a 2.8 per cent drop in July.
Reuters Canada – 43 minutes ago
OTTAWA (Reuters) – Final figures show that Canada’s budget deficit for the 2011-12 fiscal year was C$26.2 billion ($26.7 billion), down from C$33.4 billion the previous year, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said on Friday.
Ottawa Citizen – 5 hours ago
By Gordon Isfeld, Postmedia News October 5, 2012 6:49 AM A top official of the Bank of Canada played up the bank’s “low, stable and predictable inflation” policy on Thursday, while dismissing the “myth” that recent job creation has been at the cost of …
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