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:

  • Health Canada green-lights rapid COVID-19 test
  • 20 million Canadians still don’t have full access to the COVID Alert app. Why?
  • CRA isn’t extending the CERB in October: Here’s what other options Canadians will have
  • Prime Minister announces infrastructure plan to create jobs and grow the economy
  • COVID-19 vaccine rollout unlikely before fall 2021, experts say
  • Government of Canada and Canada’s video game industry team up to #CRUSHCOVID
  • New parliamentary secretary to focus on recovery
  • Canadians have returned 830,000 pandemic benefit payments
  • Canadians struggling with pandemic fallout can now apply for two new benefits
  • The Government of Canada launches applications for the Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit and the Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit
  • Health Canada looking into private clinics offering COVID-19 tests
  • Researcher at University of Alberta working on coronavirus vaccine panel

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

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