• April 10, 2020
Canada
iPolitics: Feds relaxing wage subsidy rules to provide more access to startups, new businesses

iPolitics: Feds relaxing wage subsidy rules to provide more access to startups, new businesses

By Jolson Lim and Marco Vigliotti, iPolitics The federal government is again redrawing eligibility rules for the federal 75-per-cent wage subsidy program to cover more start-ups and new businesses that would have been left out…

Canada
BC Greenhouse Carbon Tax Relief Grants Open

BC Greenhouse Carbon Tax Relief Grants Open

Greenhouse operators in British Columbia can soon apply for carbon tax relief grants for the 2020 production year. Quick Facts. Commercial producers who grow vegetables, ornamental flowers and plants, forest seedlings and nursery plants are…

Canada News

QP Briefing. First Nations Funding

By Jessica Smith Cross, QP Briefing The province announced $37.8 million in funding to help Indigenous communities manage the threat of COVID-19, after some cases have been confirmed in communities including Eabametoong First Nation in…

iPolitics: Feds relaxing wage subsidy rules to provide more access to startups, new businesses

By Jolson Lim and Marco Vigliotti, iPolitics The federal government is again redrawing eligibility rules for the federal 75-per-cent wage subsidy program to cover more start-ups and new businesses that would have been left out…

BC Greenhouse Carbon Tax Relief Grants Open

Greenhouse operators in British Columbia can soon apply for carbon tax relief grants for the 2020 production year. Quick Facts. Commercial producers who grow vegetables, ornamental flowers and plants, forest seedlings and nursery plants are…

Much-Awaited Details Released on the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

The federal government has released additional details on its proposed new Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy program for organizations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Quick Facts. This program would provide a 75% wage subsidy to eligible…

USA News

Trump to Ask for More Small Business Funding

President Trump said Saturday he will immediately seek more funding for small businesses from Congress if the government’s existing programs run out of money. Quick Facts. A $2 trillion stimulus package was signed in March.…

Latest Details on the USA’s COVID-19 Plan

President Donald Trump signed a $2-trillion economic stabilization plan late last week in response to COVID-19, effectively passing the largest stimulus package in history. Quick Facts. Package. The package includes payments to individuals, expanded unemployment…

Financing programs for US businesses affected by COVID-19 could reach $4T

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that financing programs to support businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic could reach the $4-trillion mark, CNBC reported yesterday.  Quick Facts.  A $4-trillion package would be equal to about…

US Government Proposes $850B Stimulus Package Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The United States Government has proposed an $850B stimulus package to support the economy. Quick Facts. The Stimulus Package would include sending cash payments directly to citizens, instead of the previously anticipated payroll tax cuts.…

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