Day: 15 June 2021

Covid-19 Updates English News Updates

Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide

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Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of June 15, 2021 at 4:45pm EST.

For the second time in one week, health officials in Russia logged more than 14,000 new daily infections, figures not seen in roughly four months. In the last 24-hours, coronavirus cases increased by 14,185. Of the cumulative 5.2 million confirmed positive cases, nearly 92% are considered recovered. In the last day, Covid-related deaths increased by 379 bringing the total fatalities to 127,180.


English History Ontario Politics

Ford allocates $10 million to survey the grounds of 18 Indian residential schools in Ontario

The Kamloops Residential School

The Ontario government will spend $10 million to examine the soil of eighteen residential schools in Ontario and to preserve and commemorate the remains found. Provincial Premier Doug Ford announced today that the money, which will be spread over three years, will be part of the “indigenous-led” effort to identify, protect and commemorate “the burial sites of Indian residential schools.” (more…)

Health & Medicine News Updates Ontario

Vaccination chaos, still problems to book the second dose

TORONTO – Tottenham, Bradford, Wasaga Beach, Orillia, Hamilton, Alliston, Innisfil, Barrie. These are some of the locations where today the availability of free places was offered for booking the second dose of vaccine to all those who live in hotspots in Ontario and who received the first dose before May 9. For Toronto residents, it’s a distance between 45 to 95 kilometres. (more…)

Education Matters

Ontario Supporting 2SLGBTQI+ Students Province Taking Action to Combat Homophobia and Promote Inclusion

TORONTO — The Ontario government is partnering with community organizations to better support Two-Spirit, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer or Questioning, and Intersex (2SLGBTQI+) students and their families. Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, made the announcement as part of the province’s ongoing efforts to promote an education system that upholds and champions human rights and equity for all students. In addition, the government is working to strengthen school board accountability given trustees’ important role in the public education system. (more…)

Canada Opinion Podcasts & Videos Portuguese

Ativista lança campanha contra a abertura de lojas de canábis

Article by Priscilla Pajdo — Translation and Video: Luis Aparicio

TORONTO – O 18 de junho assinalará o triste aniversário do primeiro ano do horrível acidente em Brampton no qual perderam a vida Karolina Ciasullo, 37 anos, e suas três filhas: Klara, 6 anos, Lilianna, 3 anos, e Mila, 1 ano. (more…)

Business & Economy News Brief Podcasts & Videos Spanish

12 millones de dólares asignados a proyectos de infraestructura

Article by Priscilla Pajdo — Translation and Video: Lisa Picerno

Este fin de semana marcó un nuevo comienzo para los residentes de Ontario.
Los patios de los restaurantes han estado abiertos para las cenas, y los minoristas no esenciales han dado la bienvenida a los compradores primerizos en meses, aunque hay pautas estrictas a seguir. (more…)

Canada Community Filipino News Updates World News

Justice of the Peace, Delano Vasquez Europa

Delano Europa ay nakapagtapos nang bilang isang mang ba batas na digree sa San Beda College sa Pilipinas noon 1970. Bago siya magimigrate sa Kanada Delano Europa ay mambabatas nang 13 taon sa Pilipinas. Siya ang munisipio korte husgado. Siya ay kinilalang at binigyan nang plaqueng karagalan bilang isa sa sampung pinakamabilis na mag litis sa buong Pilipinas. Siya ay isang batas na guro nang 17 taon sa St. MaryUnibersidad sa probinsia nang Nueva Viscaya. (more…)

Canada Community English Featured News Updates

Honourable Delano Velasquez Europa – Justice of the Peace

Delano Europa is a graduate of Bachelor of Law degree at San Beda college Philippines in 1970. Before immigrating to Canada Delano Europa is a law practitioner for 13 years in the Philippines. He is a municipal trial Court Judge. He was recognized and awarded a plaque as one of the top ten fastest deciding judge in the Philippines. He is also a law instructor for 17 years at St. Mary’s University in the province of Nueva Vizcaya. (more…)

Canada News Updates Spanish World News

Canadá y España, preocupados por la migración y la falta de vacunas

El primer ministro de Canadá, Justin Trudeau, y el presidente de España, Pedro Sánchez (in the pic from the NATO website, with the secretary general Jens Stoltenberg), se reunieron en el marco de la Cumbre de la OTAN este lunes 14 de junio. Conversaron de las relaciones económicas y sociales entre ambas naciones, así como de la migración forzada y la importancia de una política internacional de distribución de vacunas para los países menos favorecidos. (more…)

Canada English Featured News Updates World News

Canada and Spain, concerned about migration and lack of vaccines

The Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, and the President of Spain, Pedro Sánchez (in the pic from the NATO website, with secretary general Jens Stoltenberg), met in the NATO Summit this Monday, June 14. They discussed the economic and social relations between the two nations, as well as forced migration and the importance of an international policy for the distribution of vaccines for the less favored countries. (more…)

Covid-19 Updates Italian News Brief Podcasts & Videos

Covid, i dati italiani. In Ontario 447 nuovi contagiati e 4 decessi

Article by Giorgio Mitolo — Video: Rosanna Colavecchia

TORONTO – Italia al di sotto dei mille casi in 24 ore, ieri, per la prima volta. Il Canada si è attestato ieri a quota 1.402.832 positivi in totale, con un aumento di 704 contagi in più rispetto alle 24 ore precedenti. Le vittime – su scala nazionale – hanno raggiunto ieri quota 25.939 decessi complessivi, 8 in più rispetto alla giornata di domenica. (more…)

German Health & Medicine News Updates World News

Der neue Impfstoff Novavax Covid-19 wird noch in diesem Jahr erhältlich sein

Vieles deutet darauf hin, dass noch in diesem Jahr ein weiterer Impfstoff gegen Covid-19 für die Massenproduktion und den weltweiten Vertrieb zugelassen wird. Das US-Unternehmen Novavax Inc hat angekündigt, dass nun Phase-3-Studien für einen neuen Impfstoff laufen, der zu 90 % gegen eine Reihe verschiedener Varianten des Coronavirus wirksam ist. (more…)

Health & Medicine News Updates Polish World News

Nowa szczepionka przeciw Covid-19 Novavax będzie dostępna jeszcze w tym roku

Wiele wskazuje na to, że jeszcze w tym roku do masowej produkcji i globalnej dystrybucji dopuszczona zostanie kolejna szczepionka przeciw Covid-19. Amerykańska firma Novavax Inc poinformowała, że właśnie odbywa się 3. faza prób nad nową szczepionką, która wykazuje 90% skuteczności przeciw całej gamie różnych wariantów koronawirusa. (more…)

English News Updates Ontario Podcasts & Videos

Second dose, booking chaos Millions of vaccines arrive in Canada

Article by Francesco Veronesi — Translation and Video CNMNG Staff

Booking a second dose, chaos in Ontario.
Yesterday, starting at 8 a.m., all residents of the hotspots identified by the provincial government – Toronto, Peel, Halton, Porcupine, Waterloo, York and Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph – had the opportunity to access the portal to book an appointment for booster injection of the Covid vaccine. (more…) ***This project is made possible in part thanks to the financial support of Canadian Heritage;

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