Florida received an estimated 44,795 first-time unemployment claims during the week that ended October 10th, up from 42,306 in the prior week.
However, the union also announced that they have come to an agreement with Disney that there will be no permanent layoffs.
So far in Florida, only the location in celebration is open for business - with plenty of safety and hygiene upgrades. The owner said he plans to have six of them open by the end of October and ten of them open by the end of the year.
The new testing rule is 'effective immediately worldwide,' said a CLIA exec.
Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) extended its 'No Sail' order for cruise ships through October 31st.
'No cast member goes hungry'
Some renters are still protected under the CDC eviction order.
The Treasury Secretary says a potential coronavirus relief package will include another round of checks for Americans.
However, tourism, travel and retail companies continue to advise the state they are shedding workers.
This is not only good news for consumers but also grocery store chains that had to deal with bare shelves earlier this year.
The lawmakers said that it is time to take action since funds are continuing to run out for unemployment claims.
According to a survey published by the Canadian government in 2018, Canadians spend about 6.5 billion in Florida every year.
The state numbers are well off a peak in April when more than 900,000 claims were filed during a two-week period.
Amazon Prime Day pulled in over $7B in 2019
Universal Orlando Resort began to furlough employees in May after paying employees for several weeks following the shut down of their parks in March.
SeaWorld operates a dozen parks across five states.
Bars were ordered to shut down after phase two of reopening took effect in Florida in June. The decision was made after a spike in COVID-19 cases statewide, with many tracing back to residents visiting bars.
Not knowing where your next paycheck is going to come from is never easy, but for unemployed Floridians, the good news is that help is on the way starting this week,
With White House officials and top Democrats at a weeks-long impasse over another coronavirus relief package, Senate Republicans are preparing to unveil their own new proposal — a pared-down version of a previous bill that notably does not include a fresh round of stimulus checks.
Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday the loan idea is under review.