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Gary Kobinger says a vaccine targeting groups like the elderly could be ready in less than a year, and control measures are slowing the disease’s spread. “You could argue that we should have planned” for the coronavirus outbreak, says Gary Kobinger. “Instead we are scrambling as if we never saw it coming.” Bob Simon interviewed
We wanted to share some additional details about the Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA), which was announced by the Government of Canada on March 27. What is it? It’s a $40,000 government guaranteed loan to help eligible businesses pay for operating expenses, payroll and other non deferrable expenses which are critical to sustain business continuity. Until December 31, 2020, the Canada
In Canada ci sono attualmente oltre 8.500 casi di coronavirus, un centinaio di decessi e oltre 1.500 guarigioni. La curva di crescita canadese è stata simile a quella italiana, anche se con un numero di decessi inferiore. Non appena i casi hanno cominciato ad aumentare e nonostante fossero ancora collegati a viaggi fatti all’estero, il
Government Announces Details of the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy to Help Businesses Keep Canadians in their jobs
The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to support Canadians and businesses facing hardship as a result of the global COVID-19 outbreak. To help Canadians and businesses get through these tough economic times, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, announced that the Government is proposing to introduce a wage subsidy of 75 per
Calgary, a prairie city far from any nearby fault lines, felt an unfamiliar sensation early Tuesday evening — an earthquake. A 6.5 magnitude quake occurred at a depth of 10 kilometres near Challis, Idaho, at 5:52 p.m. MT, and was felt in Calgary just a few minutes later. The epicentre of the quake was nearly 700
The artwork was stolen Monday from the Singer Laren museum outside of Amsterdam, according to Netherlands Police. The thieves smashed a glass door to get into the museum at around 3:15 a.m., police said. The break-in triggered an alarm but the thieves had already escaped by the time police showed up. The painting was called Spring
Businesses and non-profit organizations seeing a drop of at least 30 per cent in revenue due to COVID-19 will qualify for the government’s 75 per cent wage subsidy program, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced today. During the daily media briefing outside his residence at Rideau Cottage, Trudeau said the number of people a business employs
The federal wage subsidy for small and medium-sized businesses hit by the new coronavirus pandemic is jumping up to 75 per cent, the prime minister announced on Friday. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with reporters at his daily update from Rideau Cottage, where he remains in isolation, as cases of the new coronavirus continue to spread across the country.
Dear Giorgio Moretti, With the economic impact of COVID-19, many of us are concerned about making our next rent or mortgage payment, causing some anxiety. That is why I have relayed our concerns to my colleagues in the provincial government. I am pleased to share that our provincial government has heard us loud and clear.