To partially offset the declines, Statistics Canada said the economy added 49,000 full-time positions last month.
The largest decline in jobs came out of Ontario and Quebec.
Ontario's unemployment rate was 5.5 per cent in January.
The wage improvements in January arrived the same month that saw Ontario take the controversial step of raising its minimum wage.
While the unemployment rate increased to 5.9 per cent in January, it's still near its record low of 5.8 per cent and the faster wage gains may give policy makers at the Bank of Canada more fodder to worry about inflation.
Despite Canada's healthy economic performance previous year, Alexander said the surprising pace of job creation had been stronger than the other data. "But the details also looking wonky, with all of the job losses in part-time work". "But Ontario employs 40 per cent of Canadians", she said.
"The June quarter survey showed zero employment growth and a drop in the participation rate, followed by a surge in both measures in the September quarter", he said.
It triggered a backlash among much of the business community, which is dealing with rising interest rates, stricter mortgage rules and uncertain trade relations with the United States and Mexico.
Nationally, 2018 got off to a bad start as the Canadian economy lost 88,000 jobs and the jobless rate rose from 5.8 per cent to 5.9 per cent.
Statistics Canada cautions against month-to-month comparisons of the Medicine Hat unemployment rate, due to the small sample size.
The higher minimum rate could have underpinned Canada's stronger wage growth.
But the labor force grew by 1,400 which pushed up the unemployment rate.
The jobless figure fell by more than half a per cent in Quebec City to 3.3 per cent. Compared with the year before, average hourly wages for permanent employees expanded 3.3 per cent.
Overall, the latest labour market data "bring the job market back down to Earth, and reinforces the view that the Bank of Canada will proceed ultra-cautiously through the rest of this year", Porter wrote.
The time to worry about who might or might not be fit for the Juventus tie is after the Arsenal game has been won, not before it. Arsenal must secure three points over Spurs if they are to close the gap on their London rivals in the meeting at Wembley.
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One includes country director Roland Van Hauwermeiren, who allegedly used prostitutes in a villa rented for him by Oxfam. The charity denies this, and says it disclosed sexual misconduct to the charities regulator.
Many market watchers have been predicting a pullback, saying stock prices have become too expensive relative to company earnings. Many investors justified that by pointing out that interest rates were low and few alternatives looked like better investments.
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There have been some times this season when he hasn't been able to get on the scoresheet but he is there when needed. And that could see PSG attempt to get the World Cup victor in despite beating him with Real.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed as US bond yields crept up towards four-year highs. The country's largest carmaker today launched the all-new version of its popular hatchback Swift.
The official disputed the assertion that Kelly knew all of these details for months, though other sources told CNN he was aware. The aide's application for a permanent clearance had been held up while the FBI investigated the abuse allegation.
The ex-Bayern Munich club enjoyed a strong debut season for the Blues after winning the league, much like compatriot Conte had. But Chelsea don't care, they will move on and they know they can bring another manager in who will be just as successful.
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That cash influx fuels industry-leading research and design, which in turn helps the chip unit build the most advanced products. Last weeks offer of $82 per share, $ 121 billion in total was declined today in a statement on the chipset companys website .
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It starts its process and verifies that the kernel is properly signed by Apple , at which point it executes the bootup process. The development is extremely serious, as iBoot is a critical component of the iPad and iPhone's operating system.
The former Chelsea forward says he did not have to think twice when he was made aware of the opportunity to sign for Liverpool . Salah went on to say that he wants to win the Golden Boot but he will just have to see what happens.
Schulz's defenders emphasise commitments on welfare spending, housing and pensions, and worker-friendly labour law reforms. The political right's media has blasted the deal, though, which could earn it points on the left.
The renewed tension between them raises the spectre of a long, destabilising spell of unrest for Bangladesh and its economy. Last month prosecutors sought the death penalty over his alleged role in a deadly 2004 grenade attack that injured Hasina.