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Hudson’s Bay permanently laying off more than 600 workers across Canada

TORONTO – Hudson’s Bay Co. is permanently laying off more than 600 workers across Canada amid ongoing store closures due to COVID-19 lockdowns. Tiffany Bourre, a spokeswoman for the iconic retailer, says nearly half the company’s department stores remain temporarily closed. She says due to circumstances beyond HBC’s control, the

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Air Canada laying off more than 5,000 workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Canadian Press Published Friday, March 20, 2020 12:48AM EDT Last Updated Friday, March 20, 2020 1:09AM EDT MONTREAL – A union official says Air Canada is laying off more than 5,000 flight attendants as the country’s largest airline cuts routes and parks planes due to COVID-19.Wesley Lesosky, who heads

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