COVID-19 News Summary

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 introduces legislation to support Canadians through Recovery Benefits and extend access to funds for emergency measures
  • Coronavirus: Labour Minister details Bill C2 components including stay at home, caregiving benefits
  • CFIB comment on the federal Speech from the Throne
  • Canada signs deal to secure 20M additional doses of COVID-19 vaccine
  • As restaurants brace for cold weather, second wave, industry seeks meal subside
  • Canadians ‘unenthusiastic’ but ready for new restrictions to fight COVID-19 surge: report
  • ‘When can I get the flu shot in Alberta?’ And other questions, answered
  • CERB is ending, here is what to know about your benefits
  • Alberta reaches ‘testing milestone’ in battle to slow spread of COVID-19
  • Putting Alberta on the front lines fighting COVID-19
  • Spike in virus cases leaves Canada at risk of another lockdown
  • COVID-19 cases will climb in Canada before effects of latest restrictions kick in, experts say
  • Liberals declare confidence vote on new COVID-19 benefits

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

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