2022 Ontario Budget

Peter Bethlenfalvy releases 2022 Budget

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TORONTO — Minister of Finance Peter Bethlenfalvy released the 2022 Budget. Ontario’s Plan to Build has five pillars: Rebuilding Ontario’s Economy Working for Workers Building Highways and Key Infrastructure Keeping Costs Down A Plan to Stay Open The government’s plan will seize the opportunities in critical minerals, batteries and electric and hybrid vehicle manufacturing, help deliver better jobs and bigger paycheques …

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Ontario Planning to Invest $1 Billion More to Expand Home Care

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WHITBY — As part of the Ontario government’s plan to stay open, and to help seniors and recovering patients stay in the homes they love, the Ontario government is planning to invest $1 billion more over the next three years to further expand home care. This funding will benefit the nearly 700,000 families who rely on home care annually, preventing …

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Mandating Robust PPE Stockpile to Support Plan to Stay Open

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Province is the first Canadian jurisdiction to enact specific legislation to prepare for future crises MILTON – The Ontario government is protecting people against future unforeseen emergencies by introducing legislation to ensure that a healthy and robust stockpile of personal protective equipment (PPE) and critical supplies and equipment (CSE) is available at all times. The first legislation of its kind …

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Ontario Introduces Plan to Stay Open

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Government attracting more health care workers through new “Learn and Stay” grant and by recognizing foreign-credentialed professionals TORONTO — Ontario is introducing A Plan to Stay Open, which includes legislation that, if passed, will expand on policies and measures already in place to ensure the province is able to stay open by building a stronger, more resilient health care system that is …