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:

  • Government of Canada supports 2700 jobs in southern Alberta through targeted help for businesses
  • COVID shift to online retail is ‘blueprint for the future’: Shopify’s Finkelstein
  • Local businesses ponder shutdowns as COVID-19 cases increase
  • The business case for a short, sharp shutdown and why it likely won’t work in Canada
  • How a national response could address an unprecedented COVID-19 surge across Canada
  • PM calls for quick Senate passage of COVID-19 aid bill, warns that virus can affect youth
  • ABTraceTogether app has been used to trace just 19 cases of COVID-19

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

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