Liberals vow wage subsidy extension to 2021, revamp of EI system
Acknowledging the economic situation facing many employers is still fraught.
Manitoba job program will be extended another two months: Pallister
Back To Work program offers money to businesses that hire new staff or rehire people who have been laid off during the pandemic.
Transcontinental benefits from short-term wage subsidy
Most of its revenue decline was in printing, which services newspaper and flyer producers.
Senate approves bill on wage subsidy, disability payments for COVID-19
Bill C-20 passed on a voice vote without changes
Manitoba offers more subsidies for businesses hit by COVID-19
Until now, the Back To Work program paid businesses who hired or brought back staff up to $5,000 per employee.
Federal wage subsidy to be extended to December: Trudeau
Nothing yet on how eligibility rules all be reshaped for the program critics say stop some employers from getting aid they need.
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.
Banks facilitate access to CEWS through CRA direct deposit
Business customers are encouraged to enroll in direct deposit for quick and direct access to the CEWS.
Nearly 10,000 businesses apply for wage subsidy in first hours: Trudeau
Federal officials unable to say how many workers receiving the CERB may be rehired through the wage subsidy.
Close the scab loophole to federal wage subsidy: Unifor
Union is also calling on all employers to maintain workforces or recall laid off workers under CEWS.
Trudeau announces student aid, defends no universal COVID-19 benefit
Says government approach to target its emergency financial assistance in stages to those who need it most most effective.
Broken supply links bedevil easing of COVID-19 restrictions
Shutdown of an Alberta meat plant, empty planes from China highlight the challenges of maintaining supply chains.
Federal wage subsidy payments to flow first week of May
Liberals hope the subsidy will prompt companies to rehire many of the 6 million workers who asked for emergency federal aid.
Parliament may need to be recalled to approve wage subsidy program
Was recalled briefly last week to approve a $107-billion emergency aid package.
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.