BC Covid-19 Government Updates - June 24, 2020

BC Covid-19 Government Updates - June 24, 2020
June 24Provincial Government Update - Moving into Phase 3Premier Horgan has just announced a transition to Phase 3. Public health officials and WorkSafe BC have developed most of the guidance needed to safely open. The guidelines and extra safety precautions for sectors in Phase 2 are still in place, those that can begin a gradual re-opening o...
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Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - May 15, 2020

Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - May 15, 2020
Federal Government UpdateCanada Emergency Wage SubsidyExtended to August 29, 2020.Effective immediately and retroactive to March 15Eligibility expanded to include:registered journalism organizationsprivate colleges and training schoolamateur athletic associationsIndigenous-government-owned corporations or partnershipsProvincial Government UpdateK-1...
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Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - May 13, 2020

Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - May 13, 2020
Federal Government Update Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) to be delivered by the regional development agencies (RDAs).Goal: help more businesses and organizations in various sectors such as tourism and manufacturing access the support they need. Delivery: The Western Economic Diversification Canada is one of six groups that will split the ...
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Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - May 11, 2020

Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - May 11, 2020
Federal Government Update Additional measures announced by the Government:Large Employer Emergency Financing Facility (LEEFF) - bridge financing to Canada's largest employers.Objective:help protect Canadian jobs;help Canadian businesses weather the current economic downturn;and avoid bankruptcies of otherwise viable firms where possible.Restriction...
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BC Covid-19 Government Updates - May 6, 2020

BC Covid-19 Government Updates - May 6, 2020
Provincial Government Update - BC'S Restart Plan: 4 Phase Plan Phase 1: Essential Services OperationsWe are currently in Phase 1 of the 4 Phase Restart Plan.Enhanced resources for hospitals and health careChild care for essential workersK-12: online and in-class learningNon-essential businessesPhase 2: Under Enhanced ProtocolsBeginning in mid-May u...
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Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - April 29, 2020

Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - April 29, 2020
Federal Government UpdateCanada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA)Landlord Eligibility:You own property that generates rental revenue from commercial real property located in Canada.You are the property owner of the commercial real property where the impacted small business tenants are located.You have a mortgage loan secured by the comme...
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Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - April 27, 2020

Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - April 27, 2020
Federal Government Update - April 27, 2020Applications Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy now openBenefit: As a Canadian employer you may be eligible for a subsidy of 75% of employee wages for up to 12 weeks, retroactive from March 15, 2020, to June 6, 2020. This wage subsidy will enable you to re-hire workers previously laid off as a result of COVID-19...
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Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - April 24, 2020

Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - April 24, 2020
Federal Government Update - April 24, 2020Canada Emergency Commercial Rent AssistanceToday, the federal government announced commercial rent support for small business in conjunction with the provincial government. We are still expecting additional details, we will keep you informed as updates become available.The government is offering qualifying ...
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Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - April 23, 2020

Canadian Covid-19 Government Updates - April 23, 2020
Provincial Government UpdateBC Emergency Benefit for WorkersBenefit: The BCEBW is a one-time, tax-free $1,000 payment for British Columbians whose ability to work has been affected as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.Eligibility: people must:have been a resident of British Columbia on March 15, 2020;meet the eligibility requirements for the CERB;h...
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