Coronavirus: Quebec and Ontario premiers, cabinet ministers to meet during 2-day summit

The Ontario and Quebec premiers will meet during a two-day summit next week to discuss an economic recovery in the two provinces amid COVID-19. Ontario Premier Doug Ford will host … Read More

Quebec premier ‘confident’ about revised coronavirus measures as school start looms

Quebec Premier François Legault is confident about his government’s revamped novel coronavirus plan for the education system as students head back to school later this month. Speaking to a group … Read More

Legault to give COVID-19 update after top doctor suggests masks may be mandatory on public transit

Quebec Premier François Legault is expected to provide an update on novel coronavirus measures after the province’s director of public health hinted masks may soon be mandatory on public transit. … Read More

Quebec to make masks mandatory on public transit as of July 13

Quebec is making masks mandatory on public transit as of July 13 across the province to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. Premier François Legault unveiled the measure on … Read More

‘The situation is improving,’ Quebec’s top doctor says as province resumes daily coronavirus updates

Quebec’s top doctor is advising the public to adhere to physical-distancing guidelines in order to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus. Dr. Horacio Arruda, director of the province’s public … Read More

Quebec looks to revive economy weakened by coronavirus crisis by fast tracking infrastructure projects

Quebec is looking to ramp up 202 infrastructure projects across the province in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic’s toll on the economy. Bill 61, known as an “Act to … Read More

Quebec premier says hiring 10,000 orderlies ‘crucial’ to preventing 2nd coronavirus wave

Quebec is looking to recruit 10,000 people to work as orderlies in its labour-strapped long-term care homes to stave off a second wave of the novel coronavirus. Premier François Legault … Read More

Hiring 10,000 orderlies ‘crucial’ to preventing 2nd coronavirus wave in Quebec, Legault says

Quebec is launching a widespread campaign to train and hire 10,000 people to work as orderlies in its embattled long-term care homes as the novel coronavirus pandemic continues. Premier François … Read More

Coronavirus prompts Quebec to put off premiers’ meeting

Quebec is postponing the Council of the Federation meeting it was set to host this summer because of COVID-19. The summer premiers’ gathering was set to take place from July … Read More

Coronavirus: Quebec delays reopening schools, daycares and stores in Montreal to May 25

Quebec has once again revised its recovery plan and is pushing back reopening elementary schools, daycares and businesses in the Greater Montreal area as the coronavirus crisis deepens. Premier François Legault … Read More

Quebec will continue to see ‘a lot of deaths’ amid coronavirus pandemic, premier says

Quebec continues to see the number of deaths and cases attributable to the novel coronavirus pandemic rise as the province plans to progressively ease restrictions starting next week. Related News … Read More

Quebec to gradually lift travel restrictions in some regions amid coronavirus pandemic

The Quebec government will begin to ease restrictions on travel between its regions next week as the province moves forward with its recovery strategy during the novel coronavirus pandemic. Deputy Premier … Read More

Quebec records 10 more deaths in single day as coronavirus cases rise to 2,021

The Quebec government has announced there are 10 more deaths as a result of the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number of fatalities to 18. Premier Francois Legault confirmed there are … Read More

As Quebec pushes to contain coronavirus, hotels ready to ease burden on health-care system

Hotels in Quebec are preparing to ease a looming burden on the province’s health-care system amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Public health authorities are in discussions with hotels located near … Read More

Quebec to provide update on coronavirus pandemic

The Quebec government and public health are expected to provide an update on Friday afternoon regarding the novel coronavirus pandemic. Public health authorities announced on Friday that individuals who have … Read More

Quebec premier takes lead on coronavirus crisis as former foes rally behind him

A few weeks ago, McGill University law professor Daniel Weinstock was considering suing the Quebec government for defamation, but today he’s lauding Premier François Legault for his response to COVID-19. … Read More

Quebec premier to provide update as coronavirus cases continue to rise

Quebec Premier François Legault will provide an update on the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in the province on Wednesday afternoon. The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rose by 24 … Read More

Quebec ramps up testing in bid to contain coronavirus

In Quebec, new centres for COVID-19 testing are opening on Tuesday in a bid to contain the novel coronavirus. Health Minister Danielle McCann said the centres will allow for more … Read More

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