Travel: Industry demands end to COVID-19 border testing

Medical professionals and industry groups are calling on Ottawa to end all COVID-19 border testing requirements as the travel sector struggles to recover two years into the pandemic. Rule changes, including removal of the requirement that fully vaccinated Canadian travellers take a pre-departure COVID-19 molecular test, took effect Monday. Rapid antigen tests administered by a … Read more

Coronavirus: Canadian embraces travel as restrictions relax

Lisa Zeltzer watched COVID-19 case numbers rise through the winter and worried the March trip she’d booked to New York City — a vacation her theater-loving son has been waiting to take for two years — would be cancelled. As the Omicron wave began subsiding last month, and as the federal government loosened border measures … Read more