Bernhard was also skeptical that the measures announced on Wednesday would make a huge difference to media organizations, adding he was anxious the government would be slow in approving tax credits or other assistance at a time when it is facing so many other challenges. "The measures being implemented through Bill C-13 show that we will do whatever it takes to ensure that the health of Canadians is protected, that families and businesses are supported, and that our economy remains strong in the face of uncertainty".
The target date for this benefit to launch is April 6.
"Trudeau also said the online portal will be available soon, and Canadians will get the funds, ".within 10 days of applying". The House was suspended while those negotiations took place behind closed doors.
Earlier on March 24, Conservatives raised objections to what they dubbed a Liberal "power grab", balking at provisions in a draft of the legislation that would have given the government even more sweeping powers to unilaterally spend, borrow and change taxation levels without Parliament's approval for the next 21 months.
Supports Canadian businesses through the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) by temporarily providing the Minister of Finance with more flexibility to determine BDC's capital limit, allowing it to provide further financial support to Canadian businesses when they need it.
"If you lost your job because of COVID-19 whether you're full time, contract or self-employed, this new benefit will be there for you", he said.
"Above all the most important way we can work together is by staying apart". Canada is performing 10,000 tests daily, Trudeau said. He said everyone wants to know the depth of the economic hurt, how long it will last and whether it will come in waves.
Trudeau said the controversial clause in the bill would be nixed, but continued to press for capabilities to respond quickly to new developments in the spread of the virus. "There is nothing regular about what we are facing".
In his Wednesday address, Trudeau promised that the government is doing everything possible to give Canadians financial relief during this hard time.
The prime minister said the government will provide financial aid to the media companies that have seen their advertising revenue dry up as corporations have had to close their doors because of the COVID-19 crisis.
The enormous jump is due to the wave of layoffs across the country associated with the coronavirus outbreak. The jaw-dropping figure eclipses the previous weekly jobless claim record of 695,000 in October 1982.
The Minnesota Vikings have a notable void to fill in the receiving corps after trading Stefon Diggs to the Buffalo Bills . Prior to Wednesday, the Vikings only had two receivers with more than 10 career catches ( Adam Thielen , Bisi Johnson ).
Over 8.3 crore BPL families will receive free LPG cylinders for 3 months under the Ujjwala scheme, she announced. Further, farmers will get the first installment of PM Kisan Yojana as front load of Rs 2,000.
On Wednesday, Edelstein defied an order by the High Court of Justice to hold a vote on the Knesset speaker's job by that day. But opponents accused him of blocking a vote after his right-wing bloc failed to win a majority in March 2 elections.
It's not just Republicans who are mocking House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's massive stimulus bill that was proposed Monday evening. Democrats also rejected the $3 billion sought by the Trump administration to buy oil to fill the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
These were the details of the news United Kingdom diplomat, 37, dies in Hungary after catching coronavirus for this day. The UK Ambassador to Hungary, Iain Lindsay, said he had worked with Mr Dick since last October.
In 2001, it took six weeks for the IRS to send rebate checks. "Congress has never passed a rescue package like this before". Even his fellow Democrats, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, have emphasized the importance of the deal.
According to another report, the game has sold over 1.88 million physical copies in its first 3 days from release in Japan. The weekly sales of the Nintendo Switch itself during the launch week of the game were 392,576 units.
Chargers make some logo changes for the 2020 season
It stays to be seen if the new logo will change the renowned horns that have actually been on the team's helmets for years. Well, the Rams thought they could pull a fast one on the internet when they released their new logo on Monday.
Liberty Media confident of a 15-18 race season
Given that health officials have said the Covid-19 pandemic will get worse before it gets better, these races are also in doubt. The next event on the Circuit is the Canadian Grand Prix , but there is no guarantee that the event will go through on June 14.