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Employment minister says millions of Canadians will be seamlessly transitioned from CERB to EI by month s end

Employment minister says millions of Canadians will be  seamlessly  transitioned from CERB to EI by month s end
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OTTAWA — Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough made assurances on Wednesday that the federal government would smoothly funnel millions of Canadians from its key COVID-19 financial aid program into employment insurance, as a major end-of-month deadline looms.

Qualtrough said people currently tapping into the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) would be transitioned into EI “seamlessly and without benefit disruption.” She reiterated claims that the EI program is prepared to handle an influx in recipients, who will need to be transitioned from CERB at the end of August.
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