Ontario Premier Doug Ford, along with his ministers, is expected to make another announcement on Thursday as the province tries to flatten the spread of COVID-19.
Ford will be joined by Minister of Health Christine Elliott and Finance Minister Rod Phillips for the press conference scheduled for 1 p.m. at Queen’s Park.
Global News will stream the announcement live.
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On Wednesday, the province unveiled a $17.B aid package aimed at helping residents, businesses and the health care sector in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The package was split into two parts: $7 billion in direct support and $10 billion in business tax and other tax-related deferrals.
More to come.
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