News Government General
October 19, 2020  

Saskatchewan Party Leader touts support for small business

Moe in final week of the election says he would boost the economy through job creation and growth, and rules out tax increases or major cuts.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 19, 2020  

Recovery to be difficult for small businesses that survive COVID

CFIB shows only 26% of small businesses are reporting normal sales volumes, leaving the remainder at risk of insolvency.

News Government General
October 5, 2020  

Feds expand regional relief fund to support more Western businesses

Minister Joly announces that additional funding for small and medium-sized businesses is now available.

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 22, 2020  

Small business faces unsustainable slow recovery if sales crawl

CFIB says with current slow recovery, businesses will take a year and five months to return to normal sales.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Small business owners rank government aid programs

While CEBA, CEWS well used, CECRA continues to fall short, according to CFIB

News General
August 5, 2020  

Small business sales struggle after reopening: CFIB survey

More than three out of five business owners are worried that consumer spending will remain low, according to CFIB

News Government General
August 4, 2020  

Businesses could qualify for one more month of rent relief as program extended

About $613 million has been paid out to 63,000 tenants as of July 30

News Manufacturing General
July 30, 2020  

Canada could lose an additional 158K small businesses to COVID-19: CFIB

Government and consumer support are make-or-break for small business survival

News General
July 2, 2020  

COVID-19 may turn back the clock on women’s entrepreneurship

Female entrepreneurs in Canada have been heavily impacted by the pandemic

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 29, 2020  

Small business confidence increases slightly in June: CFIB

Many fear future COVID-19 outbreaks could renew closures and interruptions.

News General
June 24, 2020  

Customer experience will help retailers overcome the financial hit from coronavirus

When COVID-19 put a stop to physical retail, many small- and medium-sized businesses moved their business online

News General
June 24, 2020  

Remote work: Employers are taking over our living spaces and passing on costs

Who will benefit if working from home becomes the post-pandemic norm?

News General
June 24, 2020  

American Express Canada launches campaign to support small business revival in Canada

More than half of Canadian business owners say they need a sharp recovery for their business to remain viable

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
June 19, 2020  

Trudeau pushes wage subsidy as another small business program delayed

CEBA to include companies with payrolls of less than $20,000 and with non-deferrable expenses.

News Government Business Operations General
June 12, 2020  

Small businesses face troubling return to ‘normal’ from pandemic

Frustration over confusing messages, staggered deadlines for financial and rent support, and a lack of clarity around COVID-19 support systems.