Senators set to question Freeland on rent relief, business aid bill
C-9 would extend the federal wage subsidy until next summer, cancelling a previously planned reduction.
Freeland grilled over cost of pandemic aid, House fast-tracks rent relief bill
Finance minister refused to provide any new numbers about the size of this year’s deficit.
Bill introduced to provide businesses with direct access to rent relief
Would also extend the federal emergency wage subsidy until June 2021.
Freeland says aid needed as central bank targets 2022 for recovery
Unprecedented amounts spent in record time to limit the economic damage wrought by COVID-19.
As Freeland takes finance job, crisis will dictate spending plans: experts
Talks about going green, equitable and inclusive growth; suggests the Liberals plan to double down on their existing approach.
Cabinet glass ceiling shattered as Freeland named finance minister
Solid reputation both inside and outside of cabinet, first in international trade, then foreign affairs.
Canada plans $3.6B in retaliatory tariffs on U.S. in aluminium dispute
Freeland says the tariffs will match dollar-for-dollar the costs of the planned 10% import tariff on Canadian raw aluminum that will apply starting Aug. 16
Increased border traffic likely as Canada, US economies reopen: Freeland
Discussions about when and how to begin easing those restrictions between Canada, the US and provinces are ongoing.
Canada-US ties get ‘constant gardening’ to protect supply lines: Freeland [UPDATED]
Ensuring vital trade lifelines that go in both directions remain unhindered.
Canada ordering more medical supplies, boosting production at home: PM
More than 230 million surgical masks and 75 million N95 respirator masks ordered.
Large business, non profits, charities eligible for wage subsidy: Trudeau
Available to employers that can show their revenues have fallen by at least 30% due to COVID-19.
Deputy prime minister asks Opposition not to delay new NAFTA deal
Freeland’s letter an effort to build on common ground as Liberals deal with their minority government status.
Freeland in a divided Washington for new NAFTA talks with US and Mexico
Americans want to make sure those changes to Mexican labour standards have teeth.
Kenney, Freeland meet in Edmonton to find common ground
Alberta premier wants a firm guarantee on completion of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion by a fixed date.
Slow economic growth bad for Canada’s foreign policy goals: experts
International ranking in a series of global surveys has continued to decline.