Toronto and Peel Region are issuing orders to force businesses with five or more cases of COVID-19 in the past two weeks to close.
Peel's top doctor said closures will last 10 days if it is found that those infected "could have reasonably acquired their infection at work" or if "no obvious source" for transmission is identified outside of the ..
Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced new public health measures on Friday that tighten the stay-at-home order already in place and include new restrictions on travel between provinces.
The stay-at-home order, first imposed on April 8 for four weeks, will now be extended until May 20.
According to the provincial government, the new measures are inte..
Once again taxpayers have stepped in to throw a multibillion-dollar lifeline to corporate Canada, but this time it looks as though Canadians may actually make money on the deal.
After a long and contentious negotiation, the federal government announced this week that it had struck a bargain to bail out Air Canada, imposing a strict series of condit..
This weekend, teachers and school staff in Ontario's Niagara region are getting their first chance at a COVID-19 vaccine, thanks to the recommendation of the area's vaccination co-ordination task force.
The group had previously flagged education workers as a priority and now the timing just made sense, said task force chair Dr. David Dec..
When people picture red-hot real estate markets, they most likely think of soaring prices for the condos dotting Vancouver's skyline. They might also conjure up the bidding wars for massive mega-mansions in and around Toronto.
But they're likely not thinking about properties Barb Armstrong's quiet bungalow in picturesque Perth Ont.,..
As if Canada's housing sector wasn't already irrational enough, a pandemic-induced lumber shortage is pushing the price of building a home even higher. The cost of basic lumber like two-by-fours has doubled since 2018.
"[That adds] tens of thousands of dollars depending on the size of your home," said Kevin Lee, CEO of the Canadian Home B..
British Columbia is imposing a three-week "circuit breaker" lockdown in the province that includes restrictions on indoor gatherings and dining.
"We have seen the start of exponential growth," Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said. "Gathering indoors is what is the greatest risk to all of us right now."
The new public health..
A doctor has been charged with first-degree murder as police investigate multiple suspicious deaths at the eastern Ontario hospital where he works, CBC News has learned.
Ontario Provincial Police were called to the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital, which is between Ottawa and Montreal, on Thursday evening, police said in a news release.
The federal government will unveil its first budget in more than two years on April 19, Finance Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland said in the House of Commons today.
"We will continue to do whatever it takes to support Canadians and Canadian businesses. And we have a plan for jobs and robust growth," Freeland said.
The federal g..
George Weston Ltd. (GWL) is putting its Weston Foods bakery business up for sale and doubling down on its core retail and real estate operations, the company said Tuesday.
The move comes after efforts to grow the Toronto-based bakery business through acquisitions came up short.
"We spent last year exploring opportunities to create a step change i..
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