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Government Plans to Increase Financial Assistance for Businesses

The federal government is planning to provide more financial assistance to businesses. This includes: Extending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) for hardest hit businesses, including hotels, until June 2021. They will also raise the current subsidy rate to 65% of eligible wages until December 19, [...]

By |October 14, 2020|

Federal Government Moves to Extend Wage Subsidy

The 2020 Speech from the Throne included key asks that the AHLA and the Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) have been advocating for, including: Extending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) to summer of 2021, Expanding the Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) to help businesses with fixed costs, Improving access to Government loans (BCAP), [...]

By |September 29, 2020|

That’s a Wrap! Ascend focuses on recovery for Alberta hotels

Hotels around Alberta now have more data and resources to help manage today’s economic challenges, following the AHLA’s first annual Ascend conference for industry leaders on September 21 and 22. Held virtually this year, attendees heard from top tourism, real estate, and financial advisors in [...]

By |September 23, 2020|
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