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Kingston: Canada should expect a multi-speed recovery among sectors

Brian Kingston speaks with Dan MacDonald of iHeart Radio to share his perspective on what can be expected in a multi-speed economic recovery. He says that Canada must be realistic about its forecasts for the various speeds of recovery and growth among sectors. Listen here. The Business Council of Canada urges everyone to follow the advice of Canadian public health officials to limit the spread of COVID-19. Please visit: Canada.ca/coronavirus 32269

Date:
May 21, 2020

Canadian-American Business Community Calls For Collaborative Response to COVID-19 Crisis, Unveils New Portal for Cross-Border Advocacy

Canadian-American Business Community Calls For Collaborative Response to COVID-19 Crisis, Unveils New Portal for Cross-Border Advocacy

“Maintaining an open and efficient supply chain through and beyond COVID-19 will save lives and help us in the fight against this pandemic” Businesses and advocacy groups can sign on to statement here in growing push for mutual support, opposition to division May 21, 2020 – Today, 27 groups representing businesses and communities across Canada and the United States unveiled the following joint statement calling for continued strong cross-border cooperation, trade, and supply chains as a critical component of both countries’ COVID-19 public health ...

Hyder: The economy cannot recover without the public

Goldy Hyder’s perspective that Canada’s economy will not recover simply by reopening businesses was featured in an article by CBC News. He shares that public confidence is vital for economic recovery, which must be achieved through a slow and measured approach. Read here. The Business Council of Canada urges everyone to follow the advice of Canadian public health officials to limit the spread of COVID-19. Please visit: Canada.ca/coronavirus 32259

Hyder: Prolonging border closures ensures safety for all

Goldy Hyder’s perspective on the need to maintain strict border control was featured in an article by the Los Angeles Times. He shares that while trade should not be obstructed, reopening the borders to non-essential travel should be treated cautiously and with public health in mind. Read here. The Business Council of Canada urges everyone to follow the advice of Canadian public health officials to limit the spread of COVID-19. Please visit: Canada.ca/coronavirus 32234

Hyder: Businesses should not reopen until it is safe

Goldy Hyder’s perspective that a cautious approach should be taken to reopening businesses was featured in an article by the Toronto Star. He emphasizes that businesses should not feel rushed to reopen without the necessary Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) available to employees. Read here. The Business Council of Canada urges everyone to follow the advice of Canadian public health officials to limit the spread of COVID-19. Please visit: Canada.ca/coronavirus 32232

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