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<b>CANADA:</b> Health Canada green-lights rapid COVID-19 test

CANADA: Health Canada green-lights rapid COVID-19 test

Test can produce results in less than 13 minutes
<b>COVID-19:</b> How the pandemic could create a caregiver-friendly work culture

COVID-19: How the pandemic could create a caregiver-friendly work culture

About one-third of Canada’s workforce are also caregivers, most often to aging parents or parents-in-law
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Could Canada benefit from a carbon budget?

BEYOND LOCAL: Could Canada benefit from a carbon budget?

Greenhouse gas emissions from public electricity and heat production decreased to 70 Mt in 2018
<b>COVID-19:</b> Ontario tightens long-term care visitor rules as COVID-19 cases increase

COVID-19: Ontario tightens long-term care visitor rules as COVID-19 cases increase

Restrictions will apply in the Greater Toronto Area and Ottawa
CANADA: End of CERB means uncertainty for some, new system for others

CANADA: End of CERB means uncertainty for some, new system for others

CERB paid out $79.3 billion to 8.8 million people
<b>CANADA:</b> COVID-19 pandemic highlights need to document decisions, information commissioner says

CANADA: COVID-19 pandemic highlights need to document decisions, information commissioner says

Use of instant messaging, email, team-sharing tools may cause communication to slip through the cracks
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How teaching children digital literacy skills can help them recognize misinformation

BEYOND LOCAL: How teaching children digital literacy skills can help them recognize misinformation

Acquiring digital literacy skills is taking on increasing importance
<b>COVID-19:</b> Recovery plan inspires confidence but Canadians like working from home for now, poll suggests

COVID-19: Recovery plan inspires confidence but Canadians like working from home for now, poll suggests

Thirty-nine per cent of people asked say they're not confident with the plan
<b>CANADA:</b> Technical glitches plague first electronic vote in House of Commons history

CANADA: Technical glitches plague first electronic vote in House of Commons history

Technical glitches, lengthy delays some of the issues experienced during the vote
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How to nail a virtual job interview as companies move hiring process online

BEYOND LOCAL: How to nail a virtual job interview as companies move hiring process online

Companies are increasingly turning to virtual hiring methods, including interviews that don’t involve human interaction