April 14, 2020

Bloomberg News – Business leaders urge Ottawa to make changes to 75% wage subsidy

A group of business leaders, including prominent figures from Canada’s tech sector are calling on Ottawa to revise the rules around Ottawa’s new 75 per cent wage subsidy for Canadian business to ensure more companies are able to receive funds for their employees. John Ruffolo, vice-chair of the Council of Canadian Innovators and former CEO of OMERS Ventures is one of them. He joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss more.
Video Link: https://www.itbusiness.ca/news/cata-asks-pm-to-assist-tech-firms-with-rapid-emergency-aid/114802