Wage top-up program extended for low-wage workers

The GNWT announced Thursday that the wage top-up program will be extended until Aug. 31, 2021. The program, originally announced as a short-term measure, supports low-wage workers by topping up wages between $13.46 and $17.99 to $18.00 an hour. Businesses have been asked to provide top-up wages to eligible employees on behalf of the GNWT. […]