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How Canada responds to COVID-19’s challenges for foreigners entering Canada

The Canadian border has been closed for a year to prevent the spread of COVID-19, and it is unknown when it will...

Canadian Economy Enters 2021 with Double-Digit Growth After Worst Year on Record

In 2020, Canada posted its worst economic showing on record as the global COVID-19 pandemic led to growth in unemployment and business...

Canada Spring COVID-19 Immunization Timeline

As of March, Public Health Canada’s COVID-19 vaccination program included Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, AstraZeneca, and most recently the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) vaccines. The...

Canadian Bank Regulators Consider Tougher Mortgage Rules Amid Hot Housing Market

The federal banking regulator is proposing to up the stress test facing homebuyers with uninsured mortgages in light of the economic ripple effects from the COVID-19 pandemic. The proposal from...

How to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine in the Greater Toronto Area – If You Qualify

In areas in Toronto and the Peel region most severely affected by the third wave of the pandemic, anyone 18 years of age and older is currently eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine.

Canada Receives First Shipment of COVID-19 Vaccines from Global Vaccine Initiative

Major General Dany Fortin, the military commander leading Canada's national vaccine distribution effort, told a technical briefing on the vaccine rollout today that about 317,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine procured through...

Operation Smile Lights Up Little Faces

About Operation Smile Founded in 1982, Operation Smile is a non-governmental health charity organization that provides free, reconstructive surgeries for...

Canadian Doctor Awarded for Advancing Treatment for Diabetes

A Canadian doctor has been awarded for his decades-long research on gut hormones that have advanced the treatment of Type 2 diabetes, obesity and intestinal disorders. Dr. Daniel Drucker, a...

Canada Could Give 75% of Adults First Dose of Vaccines by Mid-June Says NACI

The National Immunization Advisory Committee (NACI) said Canada could give the first dose of vaccine to 75% of the adult population by mid-June if the provinces extend the two doses up to 4...

Ontario’s Stay-At-Home Order in Effect As COVID-19 Cases Surges Amid Third Wave

Ontario has declared its third statewide emergency as the number of COVID-19 cases spikes, issuing a home order effective from 12:01 am on Thursday and will last for four weeks.

Canada’s Economy Exceeded Expectations Growing 0.7 Per Cent in January

Statistics Canada said the Canadian economy grew 0.7 per cent in January in the face of severe public health restrictions, and appears to have grown almost as much in February

Pfizer Research Suggests COVID-19 Vaccine is Safe and Protective in Adolescents

Pfizer announced Wednesday that its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and strongly protective in kids as young as 12, a step toward possibly beginning shots in this age group before they head back to...

Canada Investing Millions of Dollars in Future Sanofi Plant to Produce Made-in-Canada Vaccines

The Canadian government is making moves to strengthen Canada’s vaccine manufacturing capacity — but it won’t happen anytime soon. The Federal Government announced on Wednesday a $415 million grant, which...

Premier Doug Ford Says Another Province-Wide Lockdown is Under Review Ahead of Easter

Ontario’s Premier says “everything is on the table” when it comes to the possibility of another lockdown as the province navigates through a third wave of the virus. Doug Ford...

Pfizer Agreed to Deliver 5 Million Vaccine Doses in June; Johnson & Johnson Doses Expected to Arrive in April

Canadians should be able to receive their vaccinations against COVID-19 sooner now that deliveries of vaccine doses ordered by the federal government are speeding up. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told...

Regulators Raised Toronto’s Hot Housing Market to “High Risk”

Canada’s housing agency raised its risk assessment for the Toronto market to high, while also warning of overheating at the national level as the pandemic-driven surge in home prices shows no signs of...

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