Tourism take down: A sinking feeling for operators…

Tourism businesses across the country are bracing for the impact of coronavirus on sales.  Smaller operators and those that rely heavily on visitors from abroad may be especially vulnerable to lost revenue, say industry experts. The federal government announced…

Coronavirus: A guide to what you need to…

Travel restrictions, school and event cancellations are being announced every day. And phrases like "self-isolation" and "social distancing" have now entered the collective lexicon. It's certainly difficult to keep track of all the latest developments…

Everything happens at once: how one week of…

Justin Trudeau's most significant display of leadership this week might have been inadvertent. The fact that his wife, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, contracted COVID-19 is unfortunate and no doubt scary for the Trudeau family. But it also…

A year to a year-and-a-half to really know…

Medical researchers are working on multiple approaches to experimental vaccines to protect against COVID-19. The federal government announced $2.7 million in funding for vaccine candidates.Internationally, the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), a partnership between…