News Updates

To help our credit unions and other partners sort through the COVID-19 news coverage, Alberta Central is sharing weekly summary reports. Today’s report includes:

  • Tam warns of vaccine disinformation as many Canadians remain wary
  • Active Canadian business fell 14% in first stage of pandemic
  • COVID-19 and oil price collapse crush province with historic deficit
  • CMHC readies for housing market risks in wake of COVID-19 downturn
  • Federal deficit hit $102B in first three months of fiscal year
  • Canada to secure up to 76 million coronavirus vaccine doses from Novavax
  • These are the provinces with the highest mortgage deferral rates
  • Government announces greater flexibility and extension of Canada Emergency Business Account
  • Coronavirus: Trudeau announces over $126 million funding to NRC biomanufacturing facility for vaccine production
  • CFIB statement on CEBA extension and eligibility expansion
  • Canada statistics agency eyes savings ‘pot of cash’ for hints on recovery

Click here to view the PDF report and find links to the full coverage.

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