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Thursday, August 25, 2011
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In June, average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees increased 0.3% from the previous month to $876.27. On a year-over-year basis, average weekly earnings were 3.0% higher compared with June 2010.
Canadian corporations earned $64.0 billion in operating profits in the second quarter, down 4.9% from the previous quarter. Overall, 14 out of 22 industries reported lower profits in the second quarter.
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