100,000 Restaurants Closed at an estimated $240 billion in economic loss
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100,000 Restaurants Closed at an estimated $240 billion in economic loss

Reading Time: 3 minutes Without government investment, thousands more Restaurants could close in next six months Six months following the first shutdown of restaurants for the coronavirus pandemic, the restaurant industry is in limbo. According to a new survey released today by the National Restaurant Association, nearly 1 in 6 restaurants (representing nearly 100,000 restaurants) is closed either permanently Read More…

UN to hold first virtual General Assembly in its 75 years
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UN to hold first virtual General Assembly in its 75 years

Reading Time: 2 minutes COVID-19: World leaders to stay at home, in first ‘virtual’ UN General Assembly The 75th UN General Assembly (UNGA) session, begins on 15 September and this year, due to the ongoing global pandemic, it will be unlike any other in the organization’s three quarters of a century of existence This year each Member State, Observer Read More…

Quebec reports another triple digit day of COV-19 infections
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Quebec reports another triple digit day of COVID-19 infections

Reading Time: 2 minutes 276 cases of COVID-19 reported in Quebec Quebec along with neighbouring Ontario, has once again seen triple digit gains in COVID-19 cases. As many provinces work to flatten the curve, Quebec and Ontario may be hitting their second wave. The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 276 new cases, bringing Read More…

Nova Scotia flattening the COVID-19 curve as other provinces see a surge in cases
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Nova Scotia flattening the COVID-19 curve as other provinces see a surge in cases

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nova Scotia’s COVID-19 cases are on the down turn As of today, Sept. 14, Nova Scotia has one active case of COVID-19. No new cases were identified Sunday, Sept. 13. Nova Scotia Health Authority’s labs completed 765 Nova Scotia tests on Sept. 13. To date, Nova Scotia has 83,576 negative test results, 1,086 positive COVID-19 Read More…

Rescue boat Conception Bay to hit the high seas
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Rescue boat Conception Bay to hit the high seas

Reading Time: < 1 minute Conception Bay is one of twenty new coast guard ships to being built in Canadian waters Canadian Coast Guard Ship Conception Bay (CCGS) is one of twenty high-endurance search and rescue lifeboats being built under the National Shipbuilding Strategy and as part of the Canadian Coast Guard’s fleet renewal planning. The Bay Class vessels have been Read More…