Tag: reopening

Today’s coronavirus news: Ontario enters first stage of its economic reopening plan; Porcupine health unit will stay locked down for two weeks as cases surge

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Friday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 7:55 a.m. Ontario administered almost 200,000 vaccines Thursday; 10,826,669 vaccines have been administered in the province thus far. 8 a.m. Ontario is moving up second doses of COVID-19 vaccines…

Protect your portfolio from however post-COVID reopening might shake out

The economy is roaring back at a far stronger rate than most people thought possible just a few months ago. While a vigorous return to prosperity is obviously a good thing, the sheer power of the recovery is causing economists to worry about the potential for nasty side effects from inflation and rising interest rates.…

Vegas Reopening Continues With Divider-Free Poker, Lighter Mask Rules

May 14, 2021 Mo Nuwwarah Last week, PokerNews reported that while the transition away from plexiglass dividers in Las Vegas poker rooms had begun, the move was still in its early stages. Only the Wynn/Encore room had brought them down, and no other poker rooms would go on the record about plans to follow suit…

Several Ontario gyms are reopening. They’re citing a ‘physical therapy’ exception intended for people with disabilities

Several Ontario gyms have recently reopened under an exception in the province’s lockdown regulations intended to serve people with disabilities — raising concerns that they are exploiting a legal loophole and creating a public health risk. The exception in the Reopening Ontario Act allows a fitness facility to open solely for use by persons with…

California plans for broad pandemic reopening in mid-June

JANIE HAR and AMY TAXIN April 6, 2021, 7:32 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday signaled an end to more than a year of closures in California, announcing that the nation’s most populated state plans to lift most coronavirus restrictions on businesses and workplaces June 15, when enough people should be…