National Newswatch

COVID-19 vaccine to be mandatory for federal employees, many travellers

Aug 13 2021 — Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press — Ottawa will require federal employees, workers in federally regulated industries and many travellers to be vaccinated against COVID-19, marking a shift in the federal government's position on vaccine mandates.  The move — which will affect roughly 1.5 million workers and those who opt to travel by air, interprovincial train and cruise — is necessary to […]

COVID-19 vaccine to be mandatory for federal employees, many travellers

Aug 13 2021 — Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press — Ottawa will require federal employees, workers in federally regulated industries and many travellers to be vaccinated against COVID-19, marking a shift in the federal government's position on vaccine mandates.  The move — which will affect roughly 1.5 million workers and those who opt to travel by air, interprovincial train and cruise — is necessary to […]