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Month: December 2020

MEDIA RELEASE: FFAW Responds to Rebuilding Plan for Atlantic Cod in 2J3KL

December 22, 2020 – FFAW-Unifor finds the Rebuilding Plan for Atlantic Cod prepared by DFO discouraging. The approach outlined in the Plan, released on December 21st, is a major setback for
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Funding from Atlantic Fisheries Fund for Improved Lobster Equipment

December 18, 2020 – Earlier this year, FFAW submitted a proposal to the Atlantic Fisheries Fund (AFF) that would allow lobster harvesters to access AFF funds for improved equipment that better
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Important Update to the Provincial Government’s Small Business Assistance Program

December 16, 2020 – The Provincial Government has announced an extension of the Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP) to December 22, 2020. SBAP is a short-term program offered by the
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The Union Forum – Fall/Winter 2021

Click here to read the latest issue of the Union Forum – Published December 2020 
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MEDIA RELEASE: FFAW Commends New Owner-Operator and Fleet Separation Regulations

December 10, 2020 – The new Owner-Operator and Fleet Separation regulations enacted by the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, is a significant win for
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Updates to Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) and Provincial Funding

December 8, 2020 – The CEBA deadline has been extended and the money available has also been increased: As of December 4, 2020, CEBA loans for eligible businesses will increase from
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