The hotels heavily affected by the pandemic will be entitled to maximum subsidies of $ 200,000, announced Minister Caroline Proulx, confirming the injection of an additional $ 65 million to support the tourism industry.
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The amount paid to hotels will be determined based on the difference in the lodging tax (TSH) paid for the second and third quarters of 2020, compared to the same period last year.
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“Tourism is going through difficult times on a global scale,” said the Minister of Tourism, at a press conference.
More details to come …