July 16, 2020 15h14
COVID-19: Ottawa provides $ 19 billion $ to the provinces and territories
The canadian Press
The prime minister Justin Trudeau made the announcement in the company of his deputy first minister, asked by chrystia Freeland to parliament on Thursday afternoon, stating that the pact was accompanied by a federal transfer of approximately 19.5 billion dollars.
The prime minister Justin Trudeau made the announcement during a press conference Thursday afternoon.
He adds that this money will be invested in seven priority areas. It will be used to increase detection capacity and to provide more support to vulnerable people.
More details to come