Ottawa extends international travel restrictions citing COVID-19 risk
The federal government has extended existing international travel restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, barring entry to most travellers who are not Canadian citizens, permanent residents or people entering from the U.S. for "essential" reasons.
Cost of delayed Tokyo Olympics reportedly pegged at just under $2 billion US
The cost of the one-year postponement of the Tokyo Olympics is estimated to be just under $2 billion US. While the official cost of holding the event is $12.6 billion, a government audit last year said it was probably twice that amount.
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Bobsleigh, skeleton Olympic test event in China called off amid travel concerns
Friedrich strikes 2-man bobsleigh World Cup gold
Kaori Sakamoto wins NHK Trophy women's title with near-perfect skate