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News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 18, 2020  

Partial closure of Canada US border extended to Oct. 21

Continued restriction to trade goods, essential workers and citizens returning home.

News Government General
August 27, 2020  

US-Canada border closure hurts Washington town

Point Roberts is landlocked from the rest of the US forcing 1,300 people to commute 40 kilometres through Canada.

News Government General
August 3, 2020  

Movement seeking status for asylum seekers in essential jobs say August will be pivotal

Trudeau said the federal government was working to recognize asylum seekers who were deployed to COVID-19 front lines

News Government General
July 23, 2020  

Federal Court declares Canada-US refugee pact unconstitutional

Elements of the law underpinning the Safe Third Country Agreement violate the guarantee of life, liberty and security.

News Government General
July 13, 2020  

Worsening US COVID crisis has some Canadians barring the border door

The red-alert status spreading across the continent’s lower half has more Canadians than ever ignoring America’s increasingly persistent knock.

News Government General
July 2, 2020  

Order restricting entry to Canada extended to July 31 as COVID-19 worries remain

Restrictions covering people seeking to enter Canada from countries other than the United States were set to expire at midnight June 30.

News Government Transportation General
May 21, 2020  

US agrees to Canada’s request to extend non-essential travel

The US has more than 1.5 million active cases of COVID-19, 42% of the world’s active caseload.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 12, 2020  

Increased border traffic likely as Canada, US economies reopen: Freeland

Discussions about when and how to begin easing those restrictions between Canada, the US and provinces are ongoing.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 22, 2020  

US pressures Mexico to reopen plants amid worker walkouts

Concern virus lockdowns are damaging the flow of parts and goods that feed businesses in the three nations of the North American free trade zone.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 20, 2020  

Canada-United States border to be closed for another 30 days

The border was originally closed on March 21 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 15, 2020  

President suggests restrictions at Canada-US border could soon be eased

Current restrictions due to expire, US ban on foreign nationals arriving from a long list of European countries likely to remain in place.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 7, 2020  

3M makes deal with White House, Canada to get N95 masks

Trudeau calls out the US for incomplete or failed deliveries of COVID-19 countermeasures.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 19, 2020  

Canada, US working out details of cross-border non-essential travel ban

…such as border agents are to distinguish between essential and non-essential travellers.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 18, 2020  

Canada, US working on mutual deal to restrict non-essential travel

Exceptions could include mission-critical truck drivers, airline crew members and health-care workers.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 17, 2020  

Why Americans rate a separate category when it comes to border restriction

Level of integration between the two countries is keeping the border open.