The Canadian Press

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Toronto stock market rally led by cannabis while U.S. stock markets closed

TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index posted a triple−digit advance to start the trading week.....

Canopy Rivers invests $2 million in Edmonton-based cannabis gummies company

Canopy Rivers Inc. says it has made a $2−million investment in Dynaleo Inc., an Edmonton−based company focused on edible cannabis gummies...

Vancouver's huge 4-20 pot celebration to be replaced by virtual event

What would have been Vancouver’s 26th annual marijuana festival has been sidelined by the COVID−19 pandemic but organizers say a virtual celebration w...

Gatherings restricted, schools closed: What's being done to fight COVID-19

The COVID−19 pandemic has affected every province and territory. Canada’s chief public health officer and her provincial counterparts are encouraging ...

The latest developments (to date) on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest news on the COVID−19 global pandemic.....

Ontario to allow curbside delivery and pick up of cannabis during COVID-19

Ontario will allow cannabis delivery and curbside pick up from authorized retail stores during the COVID−19 pandemic.....

Bars, cannabis sector eligible for $40B credit program from government bank

Devastated bars and lounges as well as the country’s hard−hit cannabis sector will have access to $40 billion.....

Quebec Premier Francois Legault extends non-essential business shutdown to May 4

The three−week shutdown of non−essential businesses the government announced in March had originally been slated to end April 13...

Manitoba shuts two government liquor stores after worker positive for COVID-19

Two Manitoba government liquor stores in north Winnipeg have been temporarily closed after a worker tested positive for COVID−19....