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News Metals Minerals General
July 29, 2020  

Feds invest $98M for the minerals and metals sector

The feds are supporting the Geo-mapping for Energy and Minerals program and the Targeted Geoscience Initiative

News Government General
July 29, 2020  

Feds announces $3M to support B.C. tech companies

Up to 2,500 innovation firms will benefit and the funding is expected to support about 1,000 jobs

News Government General
July 29, 2020  

WE sponsored travel for donors not the norm for other charities: experts

Morneau told the House of Commons finance committee last week he had freshly repaid WE Charity more than $41,000

News Government General
July 28, 2020  

Senate approves bill on wage subsidy, disability payments for COVID-19

Bill C-20 passed on a voice vote without changes

News Automotive General
July 22, 2020  

Tesla makes US$104M profit in 2Q despite factory shutdown

Picked a site for its second US assembly plant, although the location wasn’t released.

News Government General
July 2, 2020  

Transform CERB into a basic annual income program for better Canada

A basic income program is necessary, but not sufficient, for a complete economic safety net, researchers suggest

News Government General
June 30, 2020  

Reviewing COVID-19 aid to prep for potential second wave: Trudeau [UPDATED]

The latest federal figures show direct spending at just over $174 billion.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General
June 29, 2020  

Leverage government programs to achieve strategic growth objectives

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News Government General
June 24, 2020  

Ottawa to give $46 million to Quebec, Atlantic provinces to help boost tourism

Most of the funding for Atlantic Canada is coming from money already in the federal budget

News Government General
June 18, 2020  

$500 a week COVID-19 benefit to be extended eight weeks: PM

Government will look at international best practices to determine what further changes will be needed.

News Government General
June 10, 2020  

Significant changes to wage subsidy and CERB programs required: CFIB

Small business owners face significant barriers hiring or recalling staff as they return to work.

News Government General
May 21, 2020  

New AG says office narrowing focus on federal COVID-19 programs

Will be on how prepared federal officials were for the pandemic, as well as key parts of the federal response.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 21, 2020  

Feds want equity or cash from companies applying for COVID-19 loan

Terms are designed to make sure companies using the program receive bridge loans, not bailouts.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 12, 2020  

More financial support for businesses navigating COVID-19 crisis

Expanded Business Credit Availability Program supported by Export Development Canada.  

Insight Manufacturing General
March 3, 2020  

Manufacturers plan for uncertain cash flow in 2020

… but 30% of SME survey respondents had challenges with managing cash flow.