The Hub: News & Events for October 22, 2019

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October 22, 2019


Central 1 News

B.C. Economic Briefing
• B.C. MLS® sales rise eight per cent in September
• Manufacturing sales decline for a fourth straight month
• Consumer prices accelerate

Labour Markets - Regional B.C
• B.C. employment down a fourth straight month
• Part-time employment drives decline
• Wage growth remains positive

Ontario Economic Briefing
• With a stalled existing homes market in September average price moved up slightly, up only 0.9 per cent
• New car sales increased in August by 5.7 per cent
• Weaker services prices helped slow down overall price growth in Ontario
• Strong durable sales helped keep Ontario's month-over-month sales in the black in August
• Ontario's economy expanded by 3.3 per cent annualized in the second quarter

Labour Markets - Regional Ontario
• Construction (up 12,000 net new workers)
• Manufacturing (up 1,500 net new workers)
• Professional, scientific, and technical services (up 4,100 net new workers)
• Finance, insurance, and real estate (down 4,600 net workers)
Central 1 Events
October 28-29, 2019
PeopleFocus 2019
Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, Vancouver

November 12, 2019
Ottawa Contact Meeting
319 McRae Ave, Unit 1, Ottawa,
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November 13, 2019
London Contact Meeting
Four Points by Sheraton, London
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November 14, 2019
Toronto Contact Meeting
Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel & Conference Centre
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Industry News


Canada's currency, energy shares fall as new government relies on left-leaning parties (Reuters)

Retail sales fell slightly in August, Statistics Canada reports (CBC)

Canadian Business Sentiment Improves on 'Healthy' Spending Plans (Bloomberg)


Industry Events

October 21-22, 2019
Everlink Connections 2019
Hilton Toronto

October 22, 2019
Invest with Impact- PRMIA and CAIA
SFU Segel Building
Vancouver, BC

December 3, 2019

Annual Credit Union Forum & Holiday Luncheon

Liuna Station
Hamilton, ON
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