This week, Ottawa unveiled the Federal Budget 2021: a total of $101 Billion in new spending. Its aim is to stimulate the economy and to ensure a robust and “green” recovery, post-pandemic. The main focus, however, is geared to supporting Canadians in the fight against Covid-19.
In an interview with the CNMNG, the Honourable Deb Schulte, MP for King-Vaughan and Minister for Seniors said Canadians will probably call this a People’s Budget.
Toronto, April 21: Cooperation Canada which brings together and advocates for Canada’s international development and humanitarian organizations has expressed disappointment with the federal budget presented by the minority Liberal government, calling it “a missed opportunity to demonstrate such political leadership” and saying it limits Ottawa’s ability to play a “meaningful long-term role” in a post-pandemic global recovery. (more…)
In wenigen Stunden wird das neue Budget erstmals seit zwei Jahren vorgestellt. (more…)
In just a few hours, the new federal budget will be presented for the first time in two years. (more…)
TORONTO – The 2021 Federal Budget came like a godsend for Doug Ford. And not so much for the individual measures contained in Minister Chrystia Freeland’s Budget Law – which in fact have a national character and which do not promise carte blanche at the expense of the Provinces against the pandemic – but for the possibility of alleviating the media pressure to which the premier has been subjected for almost a week now. (more…)
Toronto, March 26: Day before yesterday, Finance Minister Peter Bethlenfalvi presented Ontario’s 186 billion dollars’ budget for 2021. In that case, the economic fallout caused by the Corona pandemic would seem to have pushed Ontario’s budget deficit balancing to at least 2029. (more…)
Toronto, April 12: Dominic LeBlanc, Canada’s Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, said safe early education and child care is an “economic imperative”. It also makes sense to consider the principle of universal basic income. He made the remarks in an interview with CBS Television’s Chief Political Correspondent Rosemary Burton on Sunday. (more…)