The Canadian authorities says that passengers will need to have a detrimental COVID-19 take a look at taken inside three days earlier than they arrive within the nation
TORONTO — The Canadian authorities stated Wednesday that passengers will need to have a detrimental COVID-19 take a look at taken inside three days earlier than they arrive within the nation.
Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Dominic LeBlanc stated the measure can be applied within the subsequent few days.
Canada already requires these getting into the nation to self-isolate for 14 days.
The choice got here a day after the premier of Canada’s largest province stated he had ordered his finance minister to finish a Caribbean trip, saying he’s “extraordinarily upset” the official went overseas at a time the federal government is urging individuals to keep away from nonessential journey due to the pandemic.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford stated it was “fully unacceptable” that Finance Minister Rod Phillips went to the French island of St. Barts for the vacations.