Lockdowns Not Enough To Defeat Coronavirus -Who'S Ryan - Regina Leader-Post

in #partiko2 months ago

‘We will not spare any expense’: Big grocers move to boost pay for front-line workers: Jake Edmiston

On Sunday, Empire said it would give staff a $50 bonus per week, as well as a $2-an-hour increase for staff who work more than 20 hours in a week

Nearly half of Canadians say they can’t afford to miss work as coronavirus cases escalate: Geoffrey Morgan

'The income level of these people is simply not going to be there, so the question is how can governments respond to it,' said pollster John Wright

Why accounting is a valuable skill you can learn from home: Postmedia Network

The starting salaries for accountants are some of the highest in business, and yet you'd be hard-pressed to find many people who went to college thinking, "I'm going to be an accountant."

MindFi is the mindfulness app we can all use right now: Postmedia Network

Normal workdays are tiring — workdays in the time of self-quarantine can be downright exhausting. It may be time to start a meditation practice.

Learn a new language now and reap the benefits for years to come: Postmedia Network

Learning a new language can not only offer you new business opportunities, it can improve your memory, increase your cognitive power, and strengthen your decision-making ability.

Your portfolio may be down 40%, but it could be worse if you owned these stocks: Peter Hodson

Peter Hodson: Sure, your stocks are all down, but at least you — or most of you — didn’t own these five epic investment failures

This is what the Bank of Canada has left in its arsenal to fight the coronavirus downturn: Kevin Carmichael

Kevin Carmichael: You need to go back six years to understand how the Bank of Canada will approach the weeks ahead

Train your brain and thrive at work with science-backed psychologist tips: Postmedia Network

Learn how to rewire your brain to learn new skills, change old habits, and create new, better ones.

This week 500,000 Canadians applied for EI. Here’s how you can do the same: Victor Ferreira

Ottawa is making it easier for Canadians in the coronavirus crisis to get benefits, whether you qualify for EI or not

Best way to bail out airlines hit by the coronavirus impact on their business is still up in the air: Barbara Shecter

There is consensus that some kind of assistance will be required in Canada, but nothing has specifically be allocated to the sector as yet

‘No end in sight’: These are the industries that may need bailing out due to the coronavirus crisis: Geoff Zochodne

Ottawa is 'prepared to take further action as necessary to meet the challenges ahead'

Alberta to give tax reprieves, extend leases in first wave of aid for embattled oilpatch, sources tell FP: Geoffrey Morgan

Measures only first part of provincial and federal support package for industry facing unprecedented adversity

U.S. pharma that makes potential coronavirus drug touted by Donald Trump doubled price to $19.88 a pill: Financial Times

Company calls hike in January during China outbreak coincidental and said it restored old price

Unprecedented 500,000 jobless claims send Canada’s labour market into freefall: Bloomberg News

2.5 per cent of the labour force applied for EI this week, suggesting we're already in a deep recession

Looking to temporarily lay off staff during the coronavirus crisis? Wait, that’s illegal: Howard Levitt

Howard Levitt: Employees who are laid off are entitled to full wrongful dismissal damages

Canada beefs up liquidity plan with pledge to buy up to $50-billion in uninsured mortgages: Bloomberg News

Changes will allow mortgage lenders to pool previously uninsured mortgages into the National Housing Act Mortgage-Backed Securities program

‘Serving your country’: Inside the push to keep Kraft Dinner on the shelves amid coronavirus panic buying: Jake Edmiston

Montreal factory workers labouring 24/7 to churn out 400 boxes a minute to meet a demand that has spiked 35% — and they are not alone

Sobeys installs Plexiglas shields, other measures, to fight spread of coronavirus: The Canadian Press

Store hours will also be reduced from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

TSX, U.S. stocks gain in heavy trading: Bloomberg News

TSX posted a triple-digit advance at the start of trading, fuelled by gains in the energy sector

[news curation]@wakanda-forever

Posted using Partiko Android