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Employment virtually unchanged in June • Average weekly earnings up 0.2 per cent in April: StatsCan • Most Canadians filed income tax online this year: CRA • Pay equity cheques will soon be in the mail • N.Y. attorney general probes payroll cards over fees
|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 08/07/2013

Employment virtually unchanged in June

OTTAWA — Canada’s employment was virtually unchanged and the unemployment rate remained at 7.1 per cent in June, according to Statistics Canada.