Canada Loses 31,000 Jobs In July…What Happened? Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada / 680 CJOB - Winnipeg's News & Information Leader Geoff Currier Posted: August 05, 2016 12:48 pm Canada lost more than 31,000 jobs in the month of July. Where did the jobs go and what does it mean to our jobless rate? I asked the dean of the Asper School of Business, Michael Benaroch. Here’s that conversation.