Canada’s response to COVID-19 pandemic slowed by lack of data sharing, experts say

Difficulties gathering federal data on the spread of COVID-19 has hampered Canada’s response to the pandemic, experts told Members of Parliament over several hours of scathing testimony Wednesday. The criticism … Read More

Canada almost at 5K coronavirus deaths, close to 69K cases — more than 32K active

Canada reported 1,148 new coronavirus cases and 178 new deaths on Sunday, bringing the country closer to the grim milestone of 5,000 novel coronavirus deaths. As of Sunday evening, Canada’s … Read More

Ontario sees lowest daily COVID-19 case increase in weeks as Canada inches towards 68K cases

Canada reported 1,266 novel coronavirus cases and 124 deaths on Saturday, with all but four of those fatalities from Quebec and Ontario alone. The country is growing closer to the … Read More

Quebec, Ontario account for 92% of coronavirus deaths in Canada as cases approach 60K

Canada saw 116 more deaths due to COVID-19 — the disease caused by the novel coronavirus — on Sunday, as nationwide cases approached the 60,000 mark. The number of confirmed … Read More

Coronavirus deaths in Canada increase by 175, surpassing 3,500; total cases over 56K

Canada’s death toll from the novel coronavirus grew by 175 on Saturday, surpassing 3,500 fatalities. Countrywide, confirmed cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, totalled 56,696 — with … Read More

65% of reported COVID-19 cases in Canada related to community transmission: latest data

Nearly two-thirds of reported COVID-19 cases in Canada as of March 28 are related to community spread, according to the latest data by the Public Health Agency of Canada. As … Read More