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The United States Department of Labor (DOL) issued guidelines Thursday on the unemployment insurance (UI) provisions in the CARES Act.
The University of Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center and the Northwest Arkansas Council are partnering on a Small Business Emergency Assistance program – an effort to support small businesses and nonprofits in the region impacted by the coronavirus.
Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act on March 27 allocating $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn.
Support for Your Employees during COVID-19 Crisis
Joint Statement of Northwest Arkansas Banks
Arkansas will tap Community Development Block Grant funds and the state’s Quick Action Closing Fund to support small businesses and nonprofits that are struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced during a press conference at the Capitol.
Governor Asa Hutchinson has directed the Arkansas Department of Commerce to expedite unemployment benefits to assist Arkansans whose employment status may be impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak, he announced at a press conference on Tuesday.
A message to the Northwest Arkansas community from your regional healthcare providers: Arkansas Children’s Northwest, Mercy, Northwest Health System, Washington Regional Medical Center UAMS Northwest and the Veterans HealthCare System of the Ozarks.