Home Tags Minister of Employment

Tag: Minister of Employment

Federal Government Announces CERB Extension, Temporary EI Changes

OTTAWA — Last week, the federal government announced an additional four-week extension of the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) to a maximum of 28...

Government Temporarily Sets a Minimum Unemployment Rate for EI

OTTAWA — The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, announced that, effective August 9, a minimum unemployment rate of...

CERB Extended by Eight Weeks

OTTAWA — On June 16, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the government is extending the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) by eight weeks...

New Rapid-Response Project to Support Tourism and Hospitality Workers

TORONTO — The Future Skills Centre (FSC) and the Ontario Tourism Education Corporation (OTEC) are launching a rapid-response project for the hundreds of thousands...

Federal Government Provides Updates on Economic Response Plan

On April 1, the Government of Canada provided updates on support measures included in its COVID-19 Economic Response Plan.  In a press conference, Minister of...