Ottawa Prepares For Wave Of Funding Calls
Over 2 million Canadians have been laid off in the past few weeks and many are expected to apply for the new Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB), which provides $ 2,000 every four weeks. for up to 16 weeks.
The Canada Revenue Agency is adding 1,000 people to its call centers to respond to inquiries regarding CERB, reports The Canadian Press. From Monday, between 3,000 and 4,000 agents will be on call to answer questions about
Employees will work from home to prevent the spread of the virus.