Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister Launches Pandemic Sick Leave Program

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Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister Launches Pandemic Sick Leave Program

In Winnipeg, Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister introduces the Manitoba Pandemic Sick Leave program which will support existing federal and provincial funding. Employers will receive up to $600 per employee for up to five days of COVID-19 related leave. This includes testing, getting immunized, side effects and self-isolating. The sick leave program will run until September 25. (no interpretation)