"The emergency response benefit of Canada relief fund has sent you a deposit", reads an example of the scam message that then asks the receiver to click a link to claim their money.
"We have been in discussions with the United States on this", he told a news conference, without giving details.
"Like I said from the start we will adapt our approach wherever needed", Trudeau explained in a briefing live-streamed on the APTN News Facebook page Wednesday.
Trudeau said the emergency benefit application portal will launch soon and Canadians will see money in their wallets within 14 days of applying, while other boosts and top-up measures are not expected to flow until May.
He added that "If you've lost your job - whether you worked full time, on contract, or were self-employed - you qualify for the benefit".
Workers who can't work for nearly any reason related to COVID-19, including staying home to look after others, the need to quarantine or self-isolate, or because their employers have closed or reduced business and can't offer them as many or any shifts.
Furloughed workers, those who are still technically employed but not receiving income, would also qualify for the benefit.
According to Trudeau, up to 1 million citizens have applied for employment insurance, showing the disastrous effects of virus-related shutdowns. "Families are anxious about when they'll get help".
People wait in line to get into a walk-in test clinic for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, in Montreal on Monday, March 23, 2020.
Canada and the US mutually agreed to shut down the border to all but essential traffic one week ago to prevent the spread of COVID-19 between the two countries.
Trudeau said the government is spending billions on programs to help individuals pay their bills over the next few months as the novel coronavirus forces people out of work due to illnesses and enforced closures.
"Canadians who are eligible for EI regular and sickness benefits would still be able to access their normal EI benefits, if still unemployed, after the 16-week period covered by the CERB".
In that sense, we are like every other club in the union: when we do not stage matches and events we do not generate revenue. We will ensure a fair and balanced outcome for the game and are now committed to update on this by the middle of April".
As the COVID-19 crisis continues, ISPCA centres are temporarily closed to the public as a precautionary measure. If you have COVID-19 they recommend avoiding petting, snuggling, being kissed or licked, and sharing food.
More serious symptoms include shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, chest pain or pressure, confusion or blue lips. That's one of the reasons you keep hearing about a patient's travel history or a history of exposure to the virus.
Kwon urged all people coming from overseas to stay at home for two weeks and swiftly report to authorities if they show symptoms. Starting on Friday, passengers from the US for long-term stay would be required to self-isolate at home for two weeks.
Sherman noted that beyond NY , "every state and federal agency was aware of this risk, the federal government more than anyone". But the governor warned that much more work needed to be done. "We have probably the biggest employers of any other state.
NY has more than 30,000 of the country's more than 65,000 coronavirus cases, and 285 of its residents have died ofthe virus. NY has ordered residents to stay at home to curb the spread of the virus and, hopefully, ease pressures on health systems.
As the Department of Labor put it, "Nearly every state providing comments cited the COVID-19 virus impacts". In California alone, more than a million people have applied for unemployment benefits this month, Gov.
Maggie Griffin (R), the mother of comedian Kathy Griffin , who inspired numerous jokes in her famous daughter's stand-up routines, died Tuesday, March 17, 2020.
Coronavirus : Plus de 4.000 morts et 56.000 cas en Espagne
Plus de 427.940 cas d'infection ont été officiellement diagnostiqués dans 181 pays et territoires depuis le début de l'épidémie. La pandémie de coronavirus fait énormément de dégâts en Espagne , où le nombre de morts a dépassé celui de la Chine .