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Feds to unveil details of $1 billion in regional aid for small businesses

OTTAWA — The federal government will disclose details today of nearly $1…

  • May 13, 2020

 

Parliamentary budget officer weighs costliest federal emergency aid programs

OTTAWA — Canadians will get an update today on two of the…

 

Feds expected to unveil more emergency aid for students, young Canadians

OTTAWA — The federal government is expected to announce today more significant…

 

Feds expected to unveil more emergency aid for students, young Canadians

Helping those who have fallen through the cracks

Trudeau poised to announce more financial support for small businesses

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to announce today more…

Federal officials to provide COVID-19 update focused on seniors, foreign workers

Federal officials are due to provide an update on measures for seniors,…

More help on way for those not eligible for emergency aid programs

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to announce today further…

Application process for emergency benefits for workers begins this morning

OTTAWA — Applications open today for the new federal emergency aid benefit…

Ontario’s move puts pressure on feds to reveal national COVID-19 projections

OTTAWA — Canadians should brace for some grim numbers today as Ontario…

Parliament may need to be recalled again to approve wage subsidy program

OTTAWA — Canadians are supposed to get more details today of the…

Feds to give more details, including cost, of emergency wage subsidy

OTTAWA — Canadians will get more details today of the massive emergency…

Crucial details of Ottawa’s proposed wage subsidy program expected today

OTTAWA — Businesses and employees across Canada reeling from the COVID-19 crisis…

House of Commons passes legislation for COVID-19 help with unanimous support

OTTAWA — The House of Commons has passed emergency legislation to free…

Parks Canada to close national parks, historic sites to vehicle traffic

Parks Canada is restricting vehicles in national parks and historic sites after…

UPDATED: Feds launch ad campaign urging social distancing, hygiene during COVID-19 crisis

OTTAWA — The federal government is launching a $30-million national ad campaign…

Conservatives needs to start thinking about approach to Indigenous issues: MP

OTTAWA — National protests sparked by the opposition of some Wet’suwet’en hereditary…

Canada hosts Lima Group meeting to find solutions to Venezuela crisis

GATINEAU, Que. — Canada is hosting the gathering of foreign ministers today…

Feds advised to focus on the majority to counter populism, documents show

OTTAWA — Newly released documents show senior government officials were advised to…

Proposal to eliminate most preliminary inquiries panned by Red Deer lawyer association

Federal government considering dropping most preliminary inquiries to ease court backlog