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:

  • Ottawa’s coronavirus deficit will take ‘many, many years’ to day down: economist
  • Another 20 million masks ready for distribution
  • CERB poses back-to-work dilemma: ‘We’re being incentivized to make just under $1,000’
  • Albertans donate generously to COVID-19 campaigns
  • As travel increases, Canada boosting presence of health officials at airports, U.S. border
  • Business sentiment falls to lowest level since the financial crisis
  • Loonie weakens as worries rise about renewed virus lockdowns
  • Visible minority groups more vulnerable to financial impacts of COVID-19: StatCan
  • More funding for seniors coming from Ottawa this week

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

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