Steps for Economic Start-up in a Post-COVID World

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, announced that the federal, provincial, and territorial governments have come together and agreed to a set of common principles for restarting the Canadian economy, based on shared understanding and appreciation of what science and experts are telling us. This statement identifies the criteria that need to be in place before we […]

Government to Temporarily Halt Solvency Payments for DB Plans

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic’s effects on the economy, some federally regulated pension plan sponsors are facing significant financial constraints, which are creating short-term liquidity issues and, in some cases, threatening the long-term viability of their business. As a result, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said the government will provide immediate, temporary relief to sponsors of […]

Most Canadians Satisfied with Company Response to COVID-19: Survey

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Companies in Canada are rising to the occasion to navigate the pandemic, new research from global staffing firm Robert Half shows. A majority of Canadian office workers surveyed (94%) said they are satisfied with their organization’s response to COVID-19, with 67% reporting they are very satisfied. In addition, 95% of respondents noted their manager has been a […]