US COVID-19 cases rise, border closure extended 30 days
Trudeau says the ban won’t be eased until there’s clear evidence the pandemic is slowing in the US.
Nothing unusual in arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou: RCMP officer
That’s contrary to what Meng’s defence team has alleged in court documents.
Partial closure of Canada US border extended to Oct. 21
Continued restriction to trade goods, essential workers and citizens returning home.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Why Americans rate a separate category when it comes to border restriction
Level of integration between the two countries is keeping the border open.
Canada mine waste prompts calls for better water protection
Want long-term water quality monitoring and to adopt a strict water quality standard for selenium.
Trump’s threat to close Mexico border stirs fears of economic harm
Move would block incoming shipments of fruits and vegetables, TVs, medical devices and other products.
Border security shutdown invites fresh scrutiny of Canada-US threshold
Key Democrat on the House National Security Committee wants to ensure the northern border doesn’t get overlooked.
Pot users, investors, executives should be vigilant at Canada-US border
Customs and Border Protection officials have made it clear that anyone who admits to using marijuana prior to Oct. 17 could be banned from entering the US.
Canadian decision within weeks on steel safeguards: Bains
Government is looking at feedback from recent consultations on how to protect the industry from the risk of cheap steel imports.
Is the flow of asylum seekers at Canada-US border a ‘crisis’?
Canadian Press assesses the accuracy of Scheer’s contention. Verdict: full of baloney.
With focus on Mexico, apprehensions grow at Canadian border
People crossing between Vermont and Quebec have paid smugglers up to $4,000.
US border patrol agents stopping and boarding Canadian vessels: spokesman
Small island is in a disputed area is a Grey Zone where from Canadian and American lobster fishermen have long fished.
$1.6B Canada New England hydropower project wins key permit
The latest sign of progress for a 192-mile cross-border project debated for years.
Former PCO boss eyes border agency watchdog options
Cappe will look at gaps in current oversight, as well as models for more comprehensive monitoring.
Timetable threatened: Trump scraps tax plan
Looking for new options and consensus among Republicans
Goodale wants answers from US on ‘risky’ movement of would-be refugees
Concerned about the recent influx of asylum-seekers from the US at remote border points.
Canada pushes for border bill as US lawmakers return to work
Zika research, appointment of a Supreme Court justice, and the TPP trade deal highlight high-profile issues.
NB court ruling on cross border beer boosts Quebec sales
Beer near the border is about half the price charged in New Brunswick.
CBSA audit uncovers shoddy screening of incoming rail shipments
Border agency also found inadequate managerial oversight, a lack of timely information.