Under the new regulations, employees would only need to provide a written declaration promising that they are, in fact, sick.
The gains represent an improvement over the more sluggish August numbers, when the unemployment rate fell by a mere 0.7 percent.
A new survey has revealed that Canadian women are far more likely than their male counterparts to consider quitting their jobs.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been discussing the idea of a four-day work week upon her country returning back to normal from the lockdown.
Among women, 81 percent feel pressure to take charge of the home front, with the main responsibility for cooking, cleaning, and childcare falling squarely in their laps.
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