Ottawa jobless rate at 7% in April, fifth monthly rise | Ottawa TechWatch

The capital region’s jobless rate jumped to seven per cent in April, from 6.8 per cent in March, according to data released by Statistics Canada on Friday. There were a total of 712,100 people employed in Ottawa in April, down 300 from the 712,400 that were actively employed the month previous. The labour force grew to 765,600 […]