Job Market Trends and News

Canada

Following labour market events is key to helping job seekers understand where the opportunities (short, medium and long-term) might be in a local community and elsewhere in the country.

The following table offers significant events from past four weeks that may affect the supply and demand in the labour force across Canada. It can prove to be a useful resource to complement your job search and career exploration.

You can explore news items across Canada on this page or refine your search to a specific news event type, sector or region.

Job Vacancy and Wage Survey, second quarter 2017

The number of job vacancies totalled 460,000 in the second quarter, up 67,000 (+17.2%) from the second quarter of 2016. The overall job vacancy rate rose 0.4 percentage points to 2.9%. Increases in job vacancies were broadly based across provinces and industrial sectors.

This was the third consecutive quarter with year-over-year increases in both the number of job vacancies and the job vacancy rate.

The job vacancy rate refers to the share of jobs that are unfilled out of all available payroll jobs. It represents the number of job vacancies expressed as a percentage of labour demand; that is, the sum of all occupied and vacant jobs.

Year-over-year change in the number of job vacancies
Year-over-year change in the number of job vacancies

The number of job vacancies that were for full-time work rose by 54,000, while job vacancies for part-time work were up by 14,000 on a year-over-year basis. Nationally, the average offered hourly wage was little changed at $19.50.

A number of labour market indicators point to improved labour market conditions during this time. According to the Labour Force Survey, national employment has increased at a relatively faster pace since the second half of 2016 and the unemployment rate has continued to trend downwards.

Compared with the first quarter of 2017, the number of job vacancies (unadjusted for seasonality) in Canada increased 18.8%, while the job vacancy rate rose 0.4 percentage points. These quarter-to-quarter increases may partly reflect seasonal recruitment patterns, as job vacancies were also up notably between the first and second quarters of both 2015 and 2016.

News For Canada
News Title Industry Event Type Province/ Territory
Landmark Cinemas permanently closed the Soo Theatre in Weyburn at the end of January. The number of impacted employees is unknown. Arts, Entertainment and Recreation Layoff SK
On January 31, 20 local chapters representing 7,000 Winnipeg health-care workers merged to form the Canadian Union Public Employees Local 204 Health Care and Social Assistance Other Type of Event MB
On December 2017, the province of Saskatchewan and the federal government signed an agreement worth about $2M to help junior mining companies explore areas of northern Saskatchewan and Manitoba Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Other Type of Event MB
The provincial and federal governments signed a $2M agreement in December to help junior mining companies explore highly prospective areas in northern Saskatchewan and Manitoba Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Other Type of Event SK
WestJet recently launched Swoop, an ultra-low cost carrier that will offer flights from Hamilton, including service to Winnipeg, starting in June Transportation and Warehousing Job Creation MB
Lowe's Canada will host its first National Hiring Day on February 24. The company plans to hire over 7,000 employees across the country this spring, including 150 in Manitoba Retail Trade Job Creation MB
The Regina planning commission approved zoning for a shopping centre in the city's east-end on January 31, pending final approval by the City council. The site is expected to open in 2019. Construction Job Creation SK
The Marketplace, a grocery store in St. Norbert was closed on January 15 due to flooding and may be shuttered permanently. Twenty-seven workers were laid-off as a result of the closure. Retail Trade Layoff MB
Cameco Corp. halted production at its McArthur River and Key Lake uranium operations in northern Saskatchewan for 10 months at the beginning of February. The closures affect 845 employees. Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Layoff SK
Nearly 150 candidates applied for 22 spots in a 6-month paid training program organized by BUILD (Building Urban Industries for Local Development), an organization that helps people facing employment barriers N/A Job Creation MB
Lowe's Canada will host its first National Hiring Day on February 24. The company plans to hire over 7,000 employees across the country this spring, including 200 in Saskatchewan. Retail Trade Job Creation SK
Many local business owners are voicing their frustration at continuing construction work on Moose Jaw's High Street. Initially scheduled for completion last fall, the project is now expected to wrap up this spring. N/A Other Type of Event SK
The provincial government is granting $7.5M in immediate funding to school divisions to help ease frontline pressures. The Province will increase funding by $30M in the 2018-19 budget, which will be directed towards hiring 400 education professionals. Educational Services Job Creation SK
The number of building permits issued in Saskatchewan rose 69.7% in December 2017 compared to the same month in 2016. This was the second highest percentage increase among the provinces. Construction Other Type of Event SK
BC-based United Greeneries is planning to open a marijuana production facility in Lucky Lake in fall 2018, pending final regulatory approval N/A Other Type of Event SK
The Makigiaqta Inuit Training Corp., the Inuit training and employment division of Nunavut Tunngavik Inc., is struggling with a shortage of staff to process 37 applications for training proposals N/A Other Type of Event NU
Three community development projects in Nunavut are the recipients of a combined $240,000 in awards from the Arctic Inspiration Prize N/A Job Creation NU
The Government of Nunavut is seeking proposals for targeted employment and training initiatives for the 2018-19 fiscal year. The program includes training for persons living with a disability and out-of-school youth aged 15-30. Educational Services Job Creation NU
The Government of Canada is providing $12.6M to establish a marine training facility and deliver a Marine Training Program in Hay River. The program is focused on recruiting women and Indigenous peoples interested in working in the marine sector. Educational Services Job Creation NT
The federal government is providing a combined total of $704,000 in funding to support the Arctic Winter Games cultural programming, seniors building upgrades across the Northwest Territories and energy efficiency projects in Jean Marie River N/A Job Creation NT
The Tibbit to Contwoyto winter road, the supply route to territorial diamond mines, has opened. The route is expected to see 10,000 truckloads of freight by the time it closes around the end of March. Transportation and Warehousing Other Type of Event NT
The Arctic Indigenous Wellness Project, an urban, land-based healing initiative that targets at-risk communities in Yellowknife and surrounding communities, has received $1M from the Arctic Inspiration Prize Health Care and Social Assistance Job Creation NT
Fireweed Zinc Ltd. is planning a 2018 drill program focused on potential resource expansion and regional exploration following the acquisition of two properties within the Macmillan Pass Project Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Job Creation YT
The Carcross/Tagish First Nation has won $500,000 from the Arctic Inspiration Prize to support a peacemaking circle curriculum. The Whitehorse-based Rivers to Ridges program was also awarded $100,000 to develop a forest school. Health Care and Social Assistance Job Creation YT
The Government of Yukon and the Government of Canada are jointly providing $15M to build a new pumphouse with water treatment equipment in Dawson City. Two other water and wastewater projects are also scheduled to start construction in spring 2019. Construction Job Creation YT
The Capital Regional District has awarded a $35.9M contract to Kenaidan Contracting Ltd. to upgrade the Macaulay Point pump station in Victoria. Construction is expected to begin in March and will take approximately two years to complete. Construction Job Creation BC
Swoop, WestJet's new low-cost airline, is launching in June with flights from Abbotsford to Hamilton and Edmonton Transportation and Warehousing Job Creation BC
The provincial government is providing $35.1M to build a new middle school in Winfield that will accommodate 600 new spaces for students in grades 6 to 8. Construction is expected to begin in May 2019. Construction Job Creation BC
Home Depot recently held a job fair in Richmond. The company is hiring 108 employees for its Richmond location including full-time, part-time and seasonal positions. Retail Trade Job Creation BC
New Gold has laid off 28 employees at its New Afton copper and gold mine located west of Kamloops Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Layoff BC
The provincial and federal governments are providing $10.7M in funding to support 30 flood mitigation projects in BC through the National Disaster Mitigation Program N/A Other Type of Event BC
The Victoria Cruise Industry Alliance is holding a job fair for summer employment on February 24 at Western Stevedoring on Ogden Point N/A Job Creation BC
The BC Government is providing $1.5M to community action teams in 18 cities across the province in an effort to address the opioid crisis Health Care and Social Assistance Job Creation BC
The BC SPCA awarded a $6.5M contract to A&T Project Developments Inc. to build its new Community Animal Centre and Spay/Neuter Clinic in Kamloops. Construction of the 10,500-sq.-ft. facility is expected to begin in late spring. Construction Job Creation BC
The Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair was recently held at 19 Wing Air Force Base in Comox N/A Other Type of Event BC
Construction is underway on Metro Vancouver's Port Mann water tunnel project. The $430M, five-meter wide tunnel will supply drinking water to the Lower Mainland. Construction Job Creation BC
Two new 60-bed care homes will be built in Moncton and St. Stephen. Others will be built in Fredericton and Florenceville-Bristol in accordance with the government's plan to construct 10 care homes over the next five years. Health Care and Social Assistance Other Type of Event NB
The provincial government plans to spend $2.2M to renovate the 30-bed Westford Nursing Home in Port Elgin as part of a five-year plan to add over 1,000 senior-care beds in the province. Health Care and Social Assistance Other Type of Event NB
According to Statistics Canada the high school dropout rate on P.E.I. was 3.2% in 2016, much lower than the 1990 rate of 20.1%. Over that time governments have worked to reduce dropout rates and the number of job options for dropouts has decreased. Educational Services Other Type of Event PE
Charlottetown-based DME Brewing Solutions has established itself as a major company in the growing craft brewing industry. DME has 335 staff in total, with 165 employees in Charlottetown. The company produces craft beer tanks and ships to 67 countries. Manufacturing Other Type of Event PE
Initial details were provided on the $6.5M P.E.I. Discovery and Research Centre, which will be located in Summerside. Organizers are in the process of securing funding to build the facility, which will have paid staff and volunteers. Arts, Entertainment and Recreation Other Type of Event PE
The P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture is trying to get funding for a project to explore what barriers may exist for women who want to work in farming. Island farms are faced with a shortage of workers and women provide less than 20% of farm staff. Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Other Type of Event PE
The Second Cup coffee shop in downtown St. John's recently announced they are closing immediately. No reason was given for the closure. The two other franchise locations in the city remain open. Accommodation and Food Services Layoff NL
A new MQO Research poll shows that consumer confidence in the province is up from this time last year; however, it shows that 52% of Newfoundlanders believe the economic outlook has worsened. Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Other Type of Event NL
The latest report from Buildforce Canada projects a decrease in the construction industry by 30% over the next five years. The decline is due to an aging workforce and outmigration of the workforce when major projects end. Construction Other Type of Event NL
A surge in the price of cobalt could have a positive impact for Voisey's Bay mine in Labrador. An underground mine would extend the life of Vaisey's Bay until 2035. The company is still doing assessments to determine if the project will proceed. Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Other Type of Event NL
A Sydney man is proposing a $14M waterfront project to be built between the Holiday Inn and the Sydney Marine Terminal. If approved by the municipality, construction on the apartment building could begin this year. Construction Other Type of Event NS
Halifax has a lot of office vacancies in the downtown area. An internal survey conducted by The Armour Group Limited estimated the vacancy rate at around 13 to 14%, while the firm Turner Drake places it as high as 17%; 5% is regarded as ideal. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Other Type of Event NS
Nova Scotia Business Inc. states that there are 20 video game studios in the province that employ about 300 people. The two biggest firms are HB Studios with 80 staff and Ubisoft with 39 employees. Workers typically earn between $50K and $75K a year. Information and Cultural Industries Other Type of Event NS
ACOA is providing a $5.9M grant to Dalhousie University to establish DeepSense, a leading-edge computing platform, to help grow the regional ocean economy. DeepSense will enable Atlantic Canadian companies to commercialize research, develop products and services, and create a pool of highly qualified people with technical ocean expertise. Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Other Type of Event NS
The Canadian Institute for Health Information says Nova Scotia family doctors are the lowest paid in the country. Doctors in the province earn on average just over $259,000, compared to Ontario family doctors that earn over $363,000 or P.E.I. doctors at $293,000. Health Care and Social Assistance Other Type of Event NS
The Cape Breton Fish Harvesters Association are hopeful that the proposed changes to the Fisheries Act will protect independent inshore commercial fish harvesters, allowing them to get the full financial benefits from their catch Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Other Type of Event NS
Amherst-based Access Labels is planning to expand with the help of a $1M repayable loan from ACOA. The company will grow from 32 to 36 employees and will be able to scale-up operations with additional warehouse space and a new press. Information and Cultural Industries Job Creation NS
According to a doctor involved in recruiting for physicians, Annapolis and Kings counties have seven family doctor vacancies and are recruiting for another two as well. Adding to the situation is the fact that 85 of the 222 doctors in the area are over 50. Information and Cultural Industries Other Type of Event NS
Société de transport de Laval (STL) has announced a $42.6M investment in modernizing its network and operations in 2018-2019, mainly by purchasing buses Transportation and Warehousing Other Type of Event QC
BuildForce Canada is projecting Alberta's oil sands to lose up to 5,200 construction jobs through 2019. Other areas of the construction sector are expected to absorb some of the jobs losses. Construction Other Type of Event AB
Ninety Eight Food Co. is opening three new food outlets in Brookfield Place in Calgary. The company is also opening locations in Edmonton's ICE District. Accommodation and Food Services Job Creation AB
The Town of Banff has approved $4.2M for the construction of a permanent woonerf on Bear Street in 2019. The town plans to spend an initial $600,100 on design work for the project. Construction Job Creation AB
Inner Spirit Holdings Inc., a Calgary-based company backed by cannabis industry financiers is building a chain of franchise stores using the brand SpiritLeaf. The company has already signed franchise agreements with 100 entrepreneurs. Retail Trade Job Creation AB
Ladacor Advanced Modular Systems has been awarded the contract to build the expansion components for the Killam Campus of Caring seniors facility. The pre-fabricated components will be built off-site with installation expected during the summer of 2018 and opening in the fall. Construction Job Creation AB
Grande Prairie Regional College is expanding its health-care, education and business management programs. Grande Prairie's new regional hospital, expected to open in 2019, will also include a built-in training space for students from the college. Educational Services Job Creation AB
Lowe's Canada, owner of RONA, Réno-Dépôt, Marcil, Dick's Lumber and Ace, aims to hire 7,000 people across the country for the period of March to September. In Quebec, there are 1,800 jobs to fill. Retail Trade Job Creation QC
A major residential development project valued at $25M will take shape in Val-des-Lacs over the next few months. This project will be built on a 200-acre area divided into 80 plots on Mont-Tremblant's north slope. Construction Other Type of Event QC
Edmonton's Yardstick Software Inc. has bought locally owned Banister Research and Consulting Inc. Yardstick plans to retain the 47 employees of Banister. Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Other Type of Event AB
REZ Real Estate has announced the YIMBY residential project in Montréal. This estimated $33M project will welcome its first renters in July 2018 and include 122 units on six floors. Construction Other Type of Event QC
La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec has announced Réseau express métropolitain (REM) project details. At a cost of $6.3B, this project will include 26 stations across 67 km of tracks and will be rolled out in 2020-2021. Construction Other Type of Event QC
Construction has begun on Casadona Place, a six-storey, 254-unit, purpose-built rental property in Calgary. Occupancy is scheduled for the fall of 2019. Construction Job Creation AB
Groupe Somac in Mirabel will move to a new plant in Saint-Janvier industrial park to increase its surface area. With an investment of over $500,000 in equipment and design, eight full-time jobs will be created. Manufacturing Job Creation QC
The Southern Alberta Institute of Technology is offering financial incentives for employees who voluntarily leave their positions at the school. Employees must have a minimum of seven years of service to qualify for the buyout. Educational Services Other Type of Event AB
Les Tourbières Berger Ltée has announced a $23M investment over three years, which will lead to the creation on 55 jobs, mostly in Bas-Saint-Laurent, and allow the company to modernize its facilities to improve research and production Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Job Creation QC
Calgary Transit welcomed 16 new public safety and enforcement officers. The additions bring the total number of officers to 101. Public Administration Job Creation AB
Unipêche M.D.M. will build a new seafood processing plant in Paspébiac at a cost of $28M, which should open with the 2019 fishing season and meet European and Asian market requirements Construction Other Type of Event QC
Aurora Cannabis has purchased a stake in Liquor Stores N.A. Ltd for $103.5M. Liquor Stores intends to use the money to establish and launch a brand of cannabis retail outlets by opening new locations and converting some of its existing stores. Retail Trade Job Creation AB
The Municipality of Les Hauteurs in Bas-Saint-Laurent will begin building a domestic sewer system and a wastewater treatment system as early as this summer at a cost of $6M Construction Job Creation QC
AAR in Trois-Rivières plans to hire 60 new employees to maintain 125 Air Canada planes under its responsibility. The company is looking for interns, technicians, machinists, computer technicians, and more. Transportation and Warehousing Job Creation QC
The Government of Alberta is providing a $230,000 grant to the Kainai First Nation for a new Indigenous climate change program in partnership with The Rockies Institute Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Job Creation AB
Groupe Radisson Inc., a company providing prehospital services in the Mont-Tremblant region, will merge with Les Services Ambulanciers Porlier ltée in April 2018. The entity will be called ParaXion and will benefit from more resources for labour organization. Health Care and Social Assistance Other Type of Event QC
Construction is set to begin this spring on the $110M Willow Square Continuing Care Centre in Fort McMurray. The work is expected to support 240 jobs, and is expected to open in the spring of 2020. Construction Job Creation AB
The Government of Alberta, in partnership with the Right at Home Housing Society, is investing $6 million to support three affordable housing developments in Edmonton Construction Job Creation AB
The Government of Quebec announced an investment of over $27M to renovate educational institutions in Chaudière-Appalaches. In total, 77 infrastructure projects will be completed over summer 2018. Construction Other Type of Event QC
The Government of Alberta awarded a Capital Tax Credit to Aurora Cannabis for its Aurora Sky project near Edmonton. The facility once operational, will run three shifts employing 330 people. Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Other Type of Event AB
DCM Group in Blainville, an aerostructure parts and sub-assemblies subcontractor, has announced its acquisition of Industries Trident Inc. in Montréal, which will help strengthen its abilities to support international demand Manufacturing Other Type of Event QC
The Government of Alberta is opening the second round of competitions under the Alberta Renewable Energy Program. Companies will partner with Indigenous communities to provide 300 megawatts of renewable power, each bid will include a minimum Indigenous equity component. Utilities Job Creation AB
The President of the Philippines has ordered the cancellation of a $235M (U.S.) order with Mirabel-based Bell Helicopter for the delivery of 16 helicopters. Manufacturing Other Type of Event QC
The Government of Canada will invest $300M in the Bagotville military base over the next few years to renovate and modernize its facilities and bring them up to standard Construction Other Type of Event QC
The Royal Bank branch in Didsbury is closing in August 2018. The bank is consolidating its services at the Olds branch. Finance and Insurance Other Type of Event AB
A new local community service centre (CLSC) was opened in Kawawachikamach following a $20M investment Health Care and Social Assistance Other Type of Event NS
The Municipality of Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts has announced a $2M investment project at the intersection of routes 117 and 329, which will include the construction of a convenience store, restaurant, service station, and two commercial premises Construction Other Type of Event QC
Lowe's Companies Canada ULC is hiring approximately 7,000 full-time, part-time and seasonal employees this spring in Canada. Approximately 3,300 jobs will be in Ontario. Retail Trade Job Creation ON
Bombardier Inc. announced a new production line at its Millhaven plant in Kingston, resulting in approximately 100 new positions Manufacturing Job Creation ON
Construction is underway on a $100M two-storey expansion of the Manulife Centre in Toronto. Construction Job Creation ON
Several retailers opened at Union Station in Toronto and are among 100+ retailers and restaurants expected to open over the coming months N/A Job Creation ON
EllisDon Infrastructure MGH Inc. secured a $411M contract from the Province of Ontario towards renovations and a new patient care tower at the Michael Garron Hospital in Toronto. Construction is expected to be substantially completed by September 2023. Construction Job Creation ON
The federal and provincial governments, as well as the City of Ottawa, are investing $74M+ into building 675 affordable housing units in Ottawa Construction Job Creation ON
Michael Bros. Excavating began work at the site of Diamond Corp. and Camrost Felcorp¿s Blue Diamond condos at Imperial Plaza condominium project in Toronto. Construction Job Creation ON
Drewlo Holdings Inc., a London based real estate developer, is expecting to start construction on an $80M residential development in downtown Kitchener by spring 2019 Construction Job Creation ON
William F. White International Inc., a film and television production services company, is opening a permanent office and warehouse in Sudbury Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Job Creation ON
Nordmin Engineering Ltd. in Thunder Bay announced the launch of Nordmin Constructors, a new contracting company focused on providing engineering, procurement, construction management and general contracting services Construction Job Creation ON
The 1885 Wine & Whisky Room Bar opened in Kenora Accommodation and Food Services Job Creation ON
The Twisted Wheel, a bar, lounge and music venue, will open in Peterborough in March Accommodation and Food Services Job Creation ON
SkipTheDishes Restaurant Services Inc. started offering food delivery services in Peterborough Information and Cultural Industries Job Creation ON
Henry's Fish Restaurant, located on Georgian Bay near San Souci Island, will reopen under new ownership in May and is hiring Accommodation and Food Services Job Creation ON
Indigo Books & Music Inc., a book retailer, is closing its Chapters location on Gateway Park Dr. and will open Indigo locations on Fairway Rd and in the Cambridge Centre Mall in Kitchener Retail Trade Job Creation ON
Plant Matter Bistro, a vegan restaurant, opened in London Accommodation and Food Services Job Creation ON
Collège Boréal in Sudbury will phase-out 12 programs beginning September 2018, affecting six full-time faculty members and up to three part-time contract staff. Job losses are expected to be mitigated by attrition and/or reassignments. Educational Services Layoff ON
The North West Co. Inc. will close the Nakina Northern Store in the Municipality of Greenstone Retail Trade Layoff ON
The Agri-Mex show will take place at the Agrivilla and Agriplex in North Battleford from April 5 to 7. Interested vendors and exhibitors are encouraged to apply. Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Job Creation SK
The University of Saskatchewan's new Agri-Food Innovation Centre opened in Saskatoon on January 25. The $17.5M facility will increase Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre's capacity to develop and process products. N/A Job Creation SK
Shaw Communications recently offered a voluntary buyout to 6,500 Shaw and Freedom Mobile workers in an effort to refocus the company's operations. The buyout offer remains open until February 14. Information and Cultural Industries Layoff SK
Westleaf Cannabis Inc. is planning to build a 200,000sq.-ft. cannabis production facility in Saskatchewan. The company and its affiliates are currently pursuing retail distribution in the province. Retail Trade Job Creation SK
According to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), Saskatoon's housing market is showing slight signs of overvaluation. Moreover, evidence of overbuilding persists in the city. Construction Other Type of Event SK
Gree, a Chinese air conditioner manufacturer, recently opened its first Western Canadian Gree Product Experience Centre in Richmond N/A Job Creation BC
The federal government is providing $693,000 to the TELUS World of Science in Vancouver to teach thousands of young people coding and digital skills Educational Services Job Creation BC
UNIQLO, a Japanese-based clothing store, is opening an 8,010-sq.-ft. store at Richmond Centre this spring Retail Trade Job Creation BC
Dobosala Cantina and Ride-Thru, an Indo-Pacific restaurant, is set to open in Victoria in March. The new restaurant will offer a "ride-thru" for bike lane users. Accommodation and Food Services Job Creation BC
Milkcow, a South Korean-based dessert café chain, recently opened its first Canadian location in Richmond Accommodation and Food Services Job Creation BC
BC Emergency Health Services is hiring 30 new full-time paramedics in Nanaimo, bringing its total complement of paramedics in the region to 64 Health Care and Social Assistance Job Creation BC
Alberni Outpost, an outdoor and recreation store, shuttered operations at its Courtenay and Nanaimo locations on January 24. Approximately 9 employees are affected by the closures. Retail Trade Layoff BC
The Loblaws-owned Independent grocery store at Sevenoaks Shopping Centre in Abbotsford is closing in September 2018 Retail Trade Layoff BC
The Cornerstone Café in Victoria recently closed its doors after 12 years in business. The Parsonage Café and Ferwood Coffee, currently located a few blocks away, will move into the vacated space in February. Accommodation and Food Services Layoff BC

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