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Air Canada’s strategy for managing COVID-19 has been to develop and apply multiple layers of biosafety measures for customers and employees. We believe the availability of a rapid,

7/9/2020 2:45:00 AM

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Ontario won't settle for a "bad deal" when it comes to billions in required financial aid for municipalities, Premier Doug Ford said Wednesday, as the rift between the province and federal government ...

7/9/2020 2:31:00 AM

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It was one of two reports spurred by the tragic death toll in seniors’ facilities in Canada, primarily in Ontario and Quebec. Thousands died after coronavirus infections ... said he doesn’t think Newf...

7/9/2020 2:21:00 AM

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Canada handled the novel coronavirus outbreak better than many of its allies ... Canadian health officials said the death toll could hit 8,900 by July 17. Deputy Chief public health officer Howard Njo...

7/9/2020 1:18:00 AM

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The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4 p.m. ET on July 9, 2020: There are 106,434 confirmed cases in Canada. — Quebec: 56,079 confirmed (including 5,603 deaths, 25,534 resolv...

7/9/2020 1:14:00 AM

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Some public health and infectious disease experts are pressing for governments in Canada to shift to minimizing, not eradicating, COVID-19 while allowing society to resume functioning.

7/9/2020 1:12:00 AM

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Canada’s projected deficit for the year has multiplied 10 times and net debt could reach $ 1.2 trillion due to the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. These figures were among those detailed by ...

7/9/2020 12:44:00 AM

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Localized hotspots and COVID-19 outbreaks in a few areas across Canada have increased the rate of transmission for the novel coronavirus, the country’s deputy chief public health officer said in a bri...

7/9/2020 12:42:00 AM

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Air Canada’s recent decision to cancel 30 domestic flight routes across the country points to a growing source of COVID-19 inequality on a large geographic scale. From its own business standpoint, Air...

7/9/2020 12:16:00 AM

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There are two new cases of COVID-19 to report on July 8, bringing the total to 808 cases. One new case is in the Saskatoon region and one is in the North. Of the 808 reported COVID-19 cases in . . .

7/9/2020 12:08:00 AM

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Nova Scotia’s top public health official has revoked a special COVID-19 quarantine exemption give to three Irving Shipyard executives after an outcry over the move. “There have been a number of questi

7/8/2020 11:15:00 PM

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A disturbing graphic from the Johns Hopkins University has sparked a conversation on social media about reopening the Canada-U.S. border in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. In January, the John. . .

7/8/2020 11:07:00 PM

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There’s a drug treatment demonstrated to shorten a patient’s recovery time from COVID-19. But the U.S. just bought it all up. On June 29, the chairman and CEO of Gilead Sciences released an open lette...

7/8/2020 10:45:00 PM

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Dr. Njoo, Canada's deputy chief public health officer, released updated federal modelling of the COVID-19 epidemic today, saying the outbreak is "largely under control."

7/8/2020 10:44:00 PM

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Vancouver Coastal Health has expanded the COVID-19 exposure warning for the No.5 Orange strip club after a second person tested positive.

7/8/2020 10:05:00 PM

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Vancouver Coastal Health says anyone who visited No. 5 Orange Dance and Pub Showroom on July 1, 3, 4 or 7 should monitor themselves for symptoms.

7/8/2020 6:39:00 PM

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Ontario residents are more likely to wear a mask and wash their hands than those in other regions of Canada months into the COVID-19 pandemic, a new survey says.

7/8/2020 6:16:00 PM

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Total number of COVID-19 cases in British Columbia now stands at 3,008 while a total of 186 people have died from the virus.

7/8/2020 5:58:00 PM

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Fiscal Snapshot: Morneau says keeping COVID-19 transmission rate down key part of economic plan The number of new coronavirus infections in Canada continued to decline on Wednesday, as the country’s n...

7/8/2020 5:27:00 PM

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MONTREAL — Quebec says it wants to gauge public interest before ... by the federal government in June that it intends to deploy a COVID-19 smartphone application in Canada. Prime Minister Justin Trude...

7/8/2020 5:03:00 PM

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Canada handled the novel coronavirus outbreak better than many of its allies, including the United States, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday, in a rare public comment on the faltering U.

7/8/2020 5:02:00 PM

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A disturbing graphic from the Johns Hopkins University has sparked a conversation on social media about reopening the Canada-U.S. border in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. In January, the John. . .

7/8/2020 4:35:00 PM

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The technology was helpful in Germany but 'useless' in France, where only 2 per cent of residents downloaded the application

7/8/2020 4:31:00 PM

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Legislation represents a positive step forward for consumer protection in Saskatchewan Both FP Canada and Advocis believe the new legislation is particularly important in the current environment, as m...

7/8/2020 4:29:00 PM

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A total of 246,440 Manitobans have used CERB since the program was introduced in early April. Just over 45 per cent were under the age of 35.

7/8/2020 4:22:00 PM

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BRANTFORD — The health and well-being of Canadians are the top priorities of the governments of Canada and Ontario. But the COVID-19 pandemic has affected more than Canadians' personal

7/8/2020 4:13:00 PM

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Another new case of COVID-19 was identified by the province on Tuesday, bringing the total number of active cases up to five, while the Nova Scotia Health Authority is also warning of a potential expo...

7/8/2020 4:13:00 PM

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The Misericordia Community Hospital in Edmonton is closing its doors to new patients and has cancelled all surgeries as an outbreak of COVD-19 continues to spread.

7/8/2020 3:42:00 PM

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Caire’s public consultation initiative follows the announcement by the federal government in June that it intends to deploy a COVID-19 smartphone application in Canada. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau s...

7/8/2020 3:34:00 PM

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An Ottawa-based biotech firm that’s developing a device designed to provide COVID-19 test results in as little as half an hour is working with Air Canada on a plan to roll out the technology in the av...

7/8/2020 3:05:00 PM