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Canada Approves COVID-19 Emergency Package

Canada Approves COVID-19 Emergency Package

After negotiations between the government and opposition parties all day Tuesday and into the early hours of Wednesday, both the House of Commons and Senate have passed the Trudeau government’s emergency financial legislation, Bill C-13, the COVID-19 Emergency Response Act (CERA). Governor General Julie Payette gave the

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COVID-19 responses accelerate ahead of First Ministers’ call

COVID-19 responses accelerate ahead of First Ministers' call

As the number of COVID-19 cases in Canada surpassed 2,000, Prime Minister Trudeau announced additional measures to fight the spread of COVID-19:  The Prime Minister will have a call with First Ministers this evening to discuss coordinating approaches and messaging with the provinces and territories.    $192 million in new projects prioritized under the

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COVID-19 Relief: How Ontario Can Stay Open for Business

COVID-19 Relief: How Ontario Can Stay Open for Business

COVID-19 has forced countries around the world to scramble together massive relief measures to protect their individual economies. If you include loans, credit guarantees, and direct aid, Spain is spending €200 billion on mitigation packages. France another €300 billion. The United Kingdom unveiled £330 billion. President Donald

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