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Trick-or-Treating Could Be Very Different This Halloween Amid Concerns of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Each year on Halloween, children dress up in spooky costumes and travel from house to house asking for treats with the phrase “Trick-or-treat!” before they are greeted by homeowners who hand out sweets...

Despite the Pandemic, Billionaires are Getting Richer According to Latest Reports

On October 7, on the CNN news site, there was a post about billionaires saying their assets reached a new record high in the middle of a pandemic when technology stocks recovered.

Recipients of the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, Chemistry, and Physics Announced in Sweden

Earlier last week, the Nobel Prize Organization announced the recipients of the Nobel Prizes in the categories of Physiology or Medicine, Chemistry, and Physics, at a press conference at the Royal Swedish Academy...

Ontario’s Top Doctor Says “Alarm Bells Are Ringing Louder” as Province Reports Record High 797 New COVID-19 Cases

"Alarm bells are ringing louder and louder" as the number of new COVID-19 cases in Ontario grows increasingly higher, warned Ontario’s top doctor. During a news conference on Thursday afternoon,...

Trudeau Says the Government is Preparing for “Disruption” in Case the US Election Results are Not Clear

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today that his government is preparing for potential "disruptions" if the results of the US election are not clear. During an event to announce funding...

The Government of Canada and Ontario Announces $590 Million Investment to Support the Ford Oakville Plant to Produce Electric Cars

On Thursday, October 8, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Dough Ford attended a press conference to announce details of their plans to each spend $295 million to help Ford upgrade its...

Canadian Researchers Begin Clinical Trials of the Tuberculosis Vaccine for COVID-19

Researchers in Canada are hoping a vaccine that has been designed to treat tuberculosis for centuries could be the key to fighting COVID-19 infection. The University Health Network in Toronto...

Canada Suspends Exports of Military Drone Technology to Turkey

The federal government is suspending exports of Canada's sophisticated drone technology to Turkey while Ottawa is investigating claims that the technology is being used by the Azerbaijani military against Armenian forces. in Nagorno-Karabakh,...

The Vancouver Housing Market is Stabilizing After A Slump While Housing Prices in Toronto Hit a New Record

Vancouver, once one of the hottest real estate markets in the world, sales in Vancouver rebounded 46% in September in a sign that Canada's most expensive home market may be confirming. repositioned after...

Businesses Will ‘Soon’ Be Able to Transfer Rental Under the New Canada Program

Canada is implementing a new Covid-19 aid to grant rentals to businesses without being responsible for the tenants to request such assistance. Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland's office is talking to...

The Global Economy Slowed Down from Recovery to Recession Amid Second Waves of the COVID-19 Pandemic

On the first day of October, BNN Bloomberg posted a warning from Wall Street economists that the global economy was slowing down from recovery to recession. Some US $ 20...

Health Canada Approved the First Rapid Antigen COVID-19 Testing Kit

Health Canada today approved another COVID-19 rapid test kit called the Panbio COVID-19 Rapid Test, which is distributed and sold by the US-based Abbott Laboratories, and the federal government has agreed to purchase...

Ontario Government Giving $35M To School Boards in Pandemic Hotspots as Province Reports 615 New COVID-19 Cases

One month after Ontario schools have reopened for the new school year, the provincial government has announced it will be providing school boards in COVID-19 hotspots with an additional $35 million in funding...

Applications for New Federal Government Recovery Benefits Opens October 5 After CERB Expires

As the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic hits some parts of the country, Canadians continue to struggle with the aftermath of the pandemic and can now begin applying for three new benefits...

Alexa, do I have Covid-19?

Vocalis, a voice analysis company with offices in Israel and the United States, introduced its new invention. The company previously built a smartphone app that could detect chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by listening...

Canada Signs 6th Deal for Potential COVID-19 Vaccine

Canada has now committed more than $1 billion in funding to buy doses of potential COVID-19 vaccines after signing an agreement with AstraZeneca and Oxford University on September 25 to secure another 20...

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