November 2020

Coronavirus: Canada finalizes deals with 5 COVID-19 vaccine makers

There are new details about the Canadian government’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout plan. At this point, none of the vaccines have been approved, but some have shown so much promise in clinical trials, Health Canada could green-light them as early as next month for use. Meanwhile, the government says it has signed final deals with five of the seven leading manufacturers it has contracts with. David Akin looks at which companies have finalized deals with Ottawa, when Canadians could get inoculated, and who will be first in line.