Coronavirus: Ottawa, Alberta launch pilot project introducing COVID-19 tests for travellers

About This Source - Global News

Global News is the news and current affairs division of the Canadian Global Television Network, based in Vancouver, Canada.

Recent from Global News:

  • Coronavirus: Quebec health minister gives update as vaccine registration underway | LIVE
  • Canadian health officials provide update on COVID-19 vaccine rollout | LIVE
  • Party-goers defy lockdown rules as European cities grapple with COVID fatigue
  • Global News published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus: Ottawa, Alberta launch pilot project introducing COVID-19 tests for travellers” – below is their description.

    The federal Canadian and Alberta governments have launched a pilot project being tested in the province that would allow citizens returning to the country to take a COVID-19 test on arrival. If they test negative, they will not need to quarantine, but will need a test a few days later. Redmond Shannon reports on what this could mean for travel in the months to come. For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/7413453/alberta-covid-19-pilot-project-quarantine-times-international-travel/ Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB #GlobalNews #COVID19 #coronavirus

    Global News YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • GCSE and A-Level results to be determined by teachers | ITV News
  • Coronavirus: Quebec health minister gives update as vaccine registration underway | LIVE
  • Vaccine passport: Why you might need one to travel in 2021
  • Wanted: more manufacturing space for vaccine push
  • LIVE: Pharmaceutical CEOs, EU health officials debate COVID-19 vaccines
  • Leave a Comment