Canada on track to get nearly 1M vaccines this week and next: officials

Nearly one million doses of coveted coronavirus vaccines are heading for Canada this week, with another round of roughly 900,000 doses expected to arrive next week, say public health officials. … Read More

Canada-based coronavirus vaccine maker working to get government attention

As Canada hits bumps in the road with international manufacturers of both approved coronavirus vaccines, one vaccine manufacturer says it hopes the federal government will take more interest in its … Read More

Ottawa seeking consultant to advise on coronavirus vaccine rollout amid questions

The federal government is looking to bring in an external public health consultant to advise on coronavirus vaccine distribution, amid growing scrutiny and questions over how the process is unfolding. … Read More

Coronavirus vaccine will arrive in Canada on Monday, government says

Coronavirus vaccine doses will arrive in Canada on Monday, Procurement Minister Anita Anand has confirmed. “This has been a wonderful week for Canadians. We are going to have vaccines in … Read More

Fiscal guardrails will be ‘anchored’ by the time recovery plan rolls out: Freeland

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland says by the time the government begins rolling out a massive coronavirus recovery plan, they will be clear about what job numbers they will need … Read More

‘We need a timeline’: Tories to push feds for coronavirus vaccine rollout dates

Conservative leader Erin O’Toole is pushing the government to provide an exact timeline of its coronavirus vaccine plan by next Wednesday. “Canadians … need a vaccine plan before Christmas. A … Read More

Political intervention over rapid test demands would be ‘dangerous’: Freeland

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland says she understands the swelling attention being focused on rapid coronavirus tests as a way to reduce long wait times at many testing centres across … Read More