Canadian Manufacturing

Talent Canada: Reaction to Canada’s recovery plan

The $19-billion agreement includes paid sick leave

July 29, 2020  by Talent Canada

Reopening for business adapt to new normal in the novel Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.(Chansom Pantip/Adobe Stock)

Four months after Canada locked down to protect citizens from the spread of COVID-19, the federal government has unveiled its economic recovery plan.

The Safe Restart Agreement will see $19 billion flow from the Canadian government to the provinces in the coming weeks.

Announced July 16, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the plan will address key priorities for the safe restart of the national economy over the next six to eight months.

Read the full story from Talent Canada, one of Canadian Manufacturing‘s sister publications.


Print this page

Related Stories