News Government General
September 29, 2020  

Canada’s “me first” COVID-19 vaccine strategy may come at the cost

Elevating national interests over global health slows progress and limits global capacity to pool resources, with devastating effects.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 25, 2020  

Feds pledge $440M to join international vaccine program

But Canada is spending more than twice that to gain access to doses of the most promising vaccines in development.

News Government General
September 19, 2020  

COVID-19 task force worries Trump’s rush to approve vaccine

Concerned Canadians will have doubts about taking a readily available vaccine over worry about its safety.

News Manufacturing General Technology
September 15, 2020  

ATS lands $20M order for COVID-19 vaccine syringe manufacturing line

Symphoni high-performance digital manufacturing technology multiplies the productivity of automated assembly processes.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 3, 2020  

US cuts remaining dues payment to WHO after Trump pullout

Will continue to participate in select WHO meetings and make one-time contributions to specific programs during a one-year wind-down period.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 2, 2020  

Canada mulls global vaccine contribution as Trump turns back on alliance

International Development Minister says the government is working on the details of a spending commitment.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 2, 2020  

US not joining global effort to find COVID-19 vaccine

Trump doesn’t ant to be “constrained” by multilateral groups, claims the WHO is heavily influenced by China.

News Government General
September 1, 2020  

Canada has contracts for up to four COVID-19 vaccines, but not mandatory

New deals with Novavax for as many as 76 million doses of its experimental vaccine candidate, and up to 38 million doses of the vaccine by Janssen.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 12, 2020  

Safety won’t be compromised for vaccine, Canada’s top doctors say

Scientists within Russia and outside have sounded the alarm at an early approval of a Russian vaccine.

News Manufacturing General Technology
August 12, 2020  

Science, politics tied up in global race as Russia approves vaccine

First nation to develop a way to defeat the COVID will achieve a kind of moonshot victory.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 6, 2020  

Canada signs deals with Pfizer, Moderna to get doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Ottawa hasn’t yet decided whether it will make getting a vaccine mandatory

News Government General
August 5, 2020  

Canadian company urges human trials after COVID-19 vaccine results in mice

A leading health-care expert says the findings are promising even though they haven’t been peer-reviewed

News Government General
July 30, 2020  

Tam says feds, experts discussing COVID-19 vaccine orders amid concerns of delay

Tam was addressing concerns that Canadians will have to get in line behind other countries to wait for the COVID-19 vaccine

News Government General
July 29, 2020  

Canada urged to avoid ‘vaccine nationalism’ in race for COVID-19 cure

One senator and some health-care professionals are asking why Ottawa is delaying a decision on the $35-million pitch by Providence Therapeutics

News Government General
July 27, 2020  

Health experts tell Ottawa to hurry domestic vaccine funding amid China delays

The federal government has created a $600-million fund to support vaccine clinical trials and manufacturing inside Canada