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Insight Manufacturing Economy General
October 28, 2020  

Manufacturers head into an uncertain recovery

As the economy opens up, the threat of another wave of infection is very real.

News Manufacturing General Technology
October 27, 2020  

BioCanna has a BioNano virus detection breakthrough

Nano technologies applied to make a low-cost, accurate test detection device for virus, inlcuding the one that cause COVID-19.

News Government General
October 27, 2020  

Thanksgiving affecting COVID-19 numbers in Ontario, Manitoba: officials

Holiday took place as Ontario imposed stricter health measures in three regions, including Toronto.

News Government General
October 22, 2020  

100,000 rapid COVID-19 tests have arrived, being distributed to provinces

Bought 7.9 million ID Now tests from Abbott Diagnostics that can produce results on the spot in under 15 minutes.

News Government General
October 22, 2020  

Fake news creates serious issues for battling pandemic: Tam

One claim is the pandemic is linked to a bid for public support of a universal guaranteed income.

News Government Economy General
October 19, 2020  

Companies have modest hiring plans, expect low wage growth: BoC

Central bank’s business outlook survey finds that wage growth is widely expected to slow over the next year.

News Government Economy General
October 19, 2020  

Manitoba’s COVID numbers decline, bars and restaurants face restrictions

Health officials report 80 new cases and deaths of two residents at a Winnipeg personal care home.

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

Manitoba chief says increasing COVID-19 cases on reserves concerning

First Nations population was largely spared of infections earlier this year during the first wave of the virus.

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

New law needed to allow safe byelections: Green Leader

Chief electoral officer wants a law giving Elections Canada discretion to decide how to administer elections.

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

Most Canadians want government services available online post COVID-19

The pandemic has emphasized the need for digital IDs, but continue to cite security as a key adoption concern.

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

Alberta changing COVID-19 testing as cases continue to rise

All tests at assessment centres will be by appointment only, no more drop ins.

News Government General
October 14, 2020  

PM blasts Tories for push to keep WE probe alive

Sidestepped questions about having one special committee continue the investigation into the charity.

News Government General
October 8, 2020  

Mixed messaging in Ontario on COVID-19 leading to distrust: experts

Social gatherings are limited to a maximum of 10 people indoors but capacity for businesses such as casinos, bars is 100 people.

News Government General
October 7, 2020  

Diagnostic tech shortage contributing to Ontario’s testing backlog: Ford

Province reported 615 new cases of COVID-19 on Oct. 5, and five new deaths due to the virus.

News Government General Sustainability
October 7, 2020  

COVID-19 to climate: Lessons from this global crisis for the next

Virus linked to some of the same issues as human-influenced climate change.