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CAEM Update – October 22

  ADVOCACY UPDATE Federal  On Thursday, October 21st, the Liberal Government announced the launch of targeted support measures for businesses continuing to face significant pandemic-related challenges, including a new Tourism and Hospitality Recovery Program and a new Hardest Hit Business Recovery Program, which will be in place from October 24,… Read More

CAEM Update – September 30

  ADVOCACY UPDATE Federal  Now that the Federal Election is behind us and we know the Liberals are forming a minority government under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau we will now turn our attention to ensuring our sector is included in the promised fixed cost relief program for hardest hit businesses.  To… Read More

CAEM Update – September 16

ADVOCACY UPDATE Federal  Federal Election Campaign Advocacy In our last update on September 2, we detailed the action you could take to amplify CAEM’s advocacy work during the Federal Election Campaign.  Thank you so much to those of you who took action and phoned or met with your local candidates. … Read More

CAEM Update – September 2

ADVOCACY UPDATE Federal  One of the first Liberal campaign announcements in August was a promise to introduce a temporary wage subsidy and rent subsidy stream for sectors like hotels, tour operators, convention centres and festivals experiencing a minimum of 40% revenue loss. Qualifying businesses in these sectors would be able… Read More