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Canada prepares to throw away 13.6 million doses of AstraZeneca's vaccine

Canada prepares to throw away 13.6 million doses of AstraZeneca’s vaccine

(OTTAWA) Canada is about to scrap more than half of its Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine doses as it has found no takers either in Canada or abroad. Posted yesterday at 19:58 He has also not yet explained how he plans to handle the millions of doses of Novavax and Medicago vaccines he has purchased, but it …

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Canceled Air Canada flights: consumer groups demand compensation

Canceled Air Canada flights: consumer groups demand compensation

The country’s largest airline announced late Wednesday that it will cut more than 15% of its flights in July and August amid the country’s air network swamped by the overwhelming surge in travel. Under the measure, more than 9,500 flights, or 154 per day on average, will be removed from the airline’s schedule, which is …

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Canada |  Increases the risk of stagflation

Canada | Increases the risk of stagflation

With stagnant economic growth and stubbornly high inflation, Canada appears headed for a new period of stagflation, the last episode of which dates back to the 1970s, economists note. The anomalous combination of rising prices and high unemployment captured the country’s collective imagination some 40 years ago. Supply shocks had spiked energy costs, interest rates …

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Gang rape by youth players: Hockey Canada summoned to parliamentary committee

Gang rape by youth players: Hockey Canada summoned to parliamentary committee

The Bloc Québécois tabled a motion Thursday after the question period indicating to the Speaker of the House of Commons that there was unanimous consent from elected officials to call Hockey Canada before this committee, which it only had to certify. Shocked According to this story, Federal Sports Minister Pascale St-Onge had earlier in the …

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Bank of Canada |  Another "strong" rate hike in sight

Bank of Canada | Another “strong” rate hike in sight

The Canadian economy held firm in March, ending the quarter with 3.1% annualized growth, arguing for a third key rate hike on Wednesday. “GDP growth of 3.1% is respectable, especially since the first month of the year was weighed down by health measures,” commented the National Bank economists after the publication of the most recent …

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Radio Canada |  Yolande James pursues diversity and inclusion goals

Radio Canada | Yolande James pursues diversity and inclusion goals

Yolande James has not been idle since she was appointed Radio-Canada’s Director General of Diversity and Inclusion in June 2021. And there are no signs that she will experience a hiatus anytime soon, as she will have to ensure that at least one LGBTQ+ person, visible minority, disabled or indigenous people will occupy a key …

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