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Microsoft to permanently close all stores, including Canadian locations.

Like other retailers, the software and computing giant had to temporarily close all of its stores in late March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Canadians ditching summer vacations in response to COVID-19 pandemic, survey finds.

A survey conducted by The Vanier Institute of the Family found 59 per cent of adults living with children had to change travel plans due to COVID-19 and 72 per cent reported it was "unlikely" they would take a vacation in 2020.

U.S. unemployment rate falls to 13.3% in May

Economists polled by Reuters had forecast the jobless rate jumping to 19.8% in May from 14.7% in April.

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Alberta outfitters decimated by COVID-19 restrictions, cost tourism industry billions.

Tourism around the world has been hit hard by COVID-19 and Alberta is no exception. However, certain segments of the industry, like outfitters, who which rely on international visitors, are struggling even more.

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Coronavirus: What does Banff look like without international tourism?.

Banff, as a town, was created to serve tourists visiting the national park. So, what happens when a global pandemic restricts the 50 per cent of its visitors coming from outside Canada?

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Las Vegas casinos to reopen in early June, Nevada’s governor announces.

The governor said he would also allow in-person religious services of up to 50 people starting Friday.

Disinfected dices: How Las Vegas plans to reopen

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak has set a tentative June 4 date for reopening casinos.

With low coronavirus figures, Australia wants exemption to British quarantine rule.

Heathrow Airport has proposed Britain should set up “travel bubbles” with low-risk countries exempt from the requirement.

Coronavirus: Canada Goose announces layoffs, Victoria’s Secret losing 250 stores.

More retailers have announced layoffs and store closures at their Canadian operations as they continue to grapple with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Johnson & Johnson to pull baby powder from Canada, U.

J&J faces more than 19,000 lawsuits from consumers and their survivors claiming its talcum powder-based products caused cancer due to contamination with asbestos.

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No physical distancing needed on flights, but ban washroom lineups: airline trade group.

The trade association for the world's major airlines is proposing a range of measures aimed at relaunching the global air travel industry that run counter to the established policies of Canadian airlines and the federal government.

Coronavirus: Lufthansa to resume some flights to Toronto in June.

Lufthansa, its German flag carrier, will restore services from Frankfurt.

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Major U.S. airlines want temperature checks for passengers during coronavirus pandemic

The airline group said having temperature checks performed by the TSA "will ensure that procedures are standardized."

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