Canada’s unemployment rate rose to 5.4% in June even as the country’s employers kept hiring. Statistics Canada said Canada added 60,000 jobs amid a gain of 110,000 full-time positions last month. It now stands at its highest level since Feb. 2022.

Canada’s unemployment rate rose to 5.4% in June even as the country’s employers kept hiring. Statistics Canada said Canada added 60,000 jobs amid a gain of 110,000 full-time positions last month. It now stands at its highest level since Feb. 2022.