A Canadian company says it can ramp up production within days of potential life-saving ventilators, once it gets final instructions from the federal government. Countries are scrambling to avoid the nightmarish scenario unfolding in Italy, where doctors are grappling with which patients to save because there aren’t enough breathing machinesRead More →

As of midnight Wednesday, airlines are required to screen passengers before they board flights bound for Canada. But it is still unclear what those measures will be or how they will be enforced by airline operators. When contacted by CBC News earlier Wednesday, airlines in Canada, their employee unions and federal governmentRead More →

Major energy companies in the United States imposed work-from-home rules for office staff and began health checks for remote or critical workers as coronavirus spread across the United States and threatened an industry reeling by falling demand and profits. BP, Exxon Mobil, Kinder Morgan, Motiva Enterprises and Royal Dutch ShellRead More →