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The National Advisory Committee on Immunization is evaluating literature that shows that people afflicted with COVID-19 will boost their antibodies with only one dose of a vaccine. Infectious diseases expert Dr. Isaac Bogoch says if the data holds, it makes sense not just from a medical and scientific standpoint, but...
COVID-19 has hit the travel industry hard and Canada’s major airlines have been laying off staff and cutting routes as the government warns against non-essential travel. Flair Airlines, an Alberta-based ultra-low-cost carrier, has announced plans to add eight new routes this spring including three in Atlantic Canada Saint John, N.B.,...
The COVID-19 pandemic has added urgency to the Bank of Canada’s development of a digital currency and decision could come sooner than previously thought, a senior policymaker said on Wednesday, though he noted that a launch was not a “foregone conclusion.”  According to Tim Lane, deputy governor of Canada’s central...
The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada on Sunday Feb. 7, 2021. There are 804,260 confirmed cases in Canada.