COVID-19 Update
March 19, 2020
Supporting Business
Federal, Provincial, Municipal & More
COVID-19 Vaccine in Human Trials
A Seattle based company is performing human trials for the COVID-19 vaccine. The story is told in this video.

Federal Update
The Prime Minister held his daily press conference. The PM indicated the measures for business will be in the near future. The legislation must pass the House of Commons, The Senate and the Governor General which could take several days.

Provincial Update
The Provincial Government announced steps today to protect Ontarians.

City of Mississauga Update
City Convenes Meeting with Mississauga’s Business Community to Discuss Impacts of COVID-19

Payroll Assistance
The 10% Federal payroll assistance program still needs to pass the House of Commons, The Senate and signed by the Governor General.

Region of Peel Health
Number of cases level off in Peel but social distancing and caution is still the order of the day.

Pearson Airport - GTAA
Important message from the new CEO at Pearson Airport

Canada Border Services
North American trade with the USA and international imports and exports continue unaffected.

Canadian Chamber of Commerce Responds
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce had a number of asks for assistance for business during COVID-19. See the asks and what the Federal Government provided.

For More Information or Answers to Your Questions
Contact Brad Butt
Vice-President of Government & Stakeholder Relations