The Canadian Border Services Agency points out that there are many legitimate reasons why Americans -- and other foreigners -- may be travelling to Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Sophia Harris/CBC)
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Why millions of travelers have entered Canada despite COVID-19 travel restrictions

Since Canada imposed COVID-19 travel restrictions in late March, more than four million people have entered the country.  While that’s far fewer than normal, sightings of U.S. licence plates or international flights landing have still been sparking concerns that foreigners have found ways to sneak in. In Alberta — home of tourist hotspot, Banff — RCMP reported that between […]

Canada Ghana Health & Wellness News

How Ghanaian-Canadians’ push for a Toronto community centre fell victim to COVID-19

Just south of where Finch Avenue West meets Weston Road sits a large beige building at the end of an industrial road. Its windows are dusty, the brick veneer is discoloured, and you can easily tell it’s more than 60 years old. Despite its imperfections, it is the perfect home for a new community hub, according to […]

Canada News Technology

Elon Musk’s company SpaceX applies to offer high-speed internet service to Canadians

Elon Musk’s SpaceX has applied to offer high-speed internet to Canadians living in remote areas by beaming it to them via satellites. The Globe and Mail newspaper first reported that space exploration company SpaceX applied with Canada’s telecom regulator, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), for what’s known as a Basic International Telecommunications Services, or BITS, […]

Canada National News

Coronavirus: Canada-U.S. border shutdown extended to July 21

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the coronavirus border shutdown between Canada and the United States is being extended again, this time until July 21. The 30-day extension comes as U.S. case numbers climb above two million and several states report surges in new cases amid a patchwork response between the federal and state governments there. “I can now confirm that Canada and the […]

Canada Ghana News

GHANALINX MEDIA GROUP DONATES COVID-19 RELIEF FUNDSTO GHANA UNION

By: Gabe Odartei, Toronto, ON June 8th 2020: Ghanalinx Media Group, a multifaceted media enterprise based in Toronto Canada organized a historic virtual fundraiser concert to raise money online to support covid-19 relief efforts in the Greater Toronto Area.  The virtual concert was organized with the aim to raise funds for the Ghanaian Canadian Association of Ontario […]