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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 Manufacturing General
October 7, 2020  

Ontario supporting scientists develop next generation of antibiotics

Provincial investment to help develop library for antibiotic discovery at McMaster University.

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 Economy General
September 30, 2020  

New Ontario COVID-19 modelling as Quebec braces for new restrictions

Projections predict daily new case counts in Ontario could reach 1,000 while Legault clams down on gatherings.

News Manufacturing General
September 29, 2020  

Ontario provides $2.5M to five North Bay manufacturers’ projects

Support provided through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund.

News General
September 24, 2020  

Ontario to recruit more health and safety inspectors

Their duties will include ensuring COVID-19 protections are in place.

News Manufacturing General
September 21, 2020  

Feds reluctantly OK Ontario, NB carbon prices for big emitters

Wilkinson calls their plans significantly weaker than the federal backstop, and will result in fewer emissions reductions.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 21, 2020  

Federal, provincial battle over carbon tax goes to the Supreme Court

Will hear three separate cases to determine if the federal carbon-tax legislation is constitutional.

News Government General
September 20, 2020  

Billions more for health care likely to top premiers’ throne speech wish list

This year’s transfer is almost $42 billion under an arrangement that sees it increase by at least 3% each year.

News Government General
September 19, 2020  

Ontario reports 365 new COVID-19 cases over 24 hours, one death

The daily tally is slightly lower than the more than 400 new cases documented Sept. 18 and 19

News Government General
September 17, 2020  

Ontario cracks down on social gatherings; $10K fines for violators

Ontario reported 293 new cases of COVID-19 on Sept. 17, and three new deaths related to the coronavirus

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 9, 2020  

Legault, Ford call on Ottawa to increase health transfers to provinces

No dollar amount set for the support they’re seeking but they believe a significant increase in the Canada Health Transfer is needed.

News Manufacturing General
August 31, 2020  

Most Ontarians fear a second wave of COVID-19

CMHA poll says worry driven by the fear of people not following the proper distancing rules.

News Government Economy General
August 12, 2020  

Ontario budget deficit projected to jump to $38.5B in 2020-2021

Province spent billions to support the health-care sector and help businesses and residents weather the storm.

News General
August 11, 2020  

Ontario manufacturer adopts thermal imaging to prevent spread of COVID-19

Ontario company manufactures real-time thermal solution to detect elevated body temperatures