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Work-Sharing Program Extension

Work-Sharing (WS) program has been designed to help employers and employees avoid layoffs when the normal level of business activity has to be reduced due to factors beyond the control of the employer.

In the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada introduced special measures that extend the maximum duration of Work-Sharing agreements from 38 weeks to 76 weeks across Canada for businesses.

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