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U.S. vaccination requirement for air passengers worries Canadians with mixed vaccines
News/Business: Starting in early November, the U.S. will require foreign air passengers entering the country to be fully vaccinated. The problem is, the U.S. has yet to approve mixing COVID-19 vaccines.
Resolving Meng case removes giant thorn from Canada's business relationship with China
News/Business: Finding common ground with China will remain a big challenge for Canada, but Canadian businesses simply could not shun one of the world's two largest economies, Don Pittis writes.
Front-line workers shoulder burden of vaccine mandates
News: Service industry workers in Canada say they're bearing the brunt of anger, frustration and general confusion from clients over new vaccine mandates that they had nothing to do with creating, but are now responsible for enforcing.
Boppy baby loungers recalled in U.S. and Canada due to suffocation hazard
News/Business: Health Canada and the Consumer Product Safety Commission are recalling more than 3.3 million baby loungers sold in the U.S. and Canada because the items may pose a suffocation risk to infants.
Evergrande jitters ebb and flow as company misses key bond payment
News/Business: Fears that a Chinese real estate developer's possible default on multibillion-dollar debts might send shockwaves through global financial markets appeared to ease Thursday as creditors waited to see how much they might recover.
Vacancy rate hits highest point since 1994 as working from home wallops office demand
News/Business: Nearly one out of every six offices in Canada is vacant right now, commercial real estate firm CBRE says, as the pandemic trend of working from home has obliterated demand for office space.
U.S. Fed prepares to roll back stimulus despite a world economy facing other challenges
News/Business: Canadian borrowers must pay attention as U.S. Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell announces plan to end pandemic stimulus, making borrowing money more expensive, including here in Canada.
Evergrande strikes deal to meet Chinese bond payment, but foreign dollar investors still up in air
News/Business: A teetering Chinese real estate developer unexpectedly struck an 11th-hour deal to pay some of what it owes to its domestic investors on Wednesday, but foreign investors still owed millions of U.S. dollars on Thursday have so far been left hanging.
Global economy will suffer as long as rich countries don't help vaccinate poor ones, OECD warns
News/Business: A leading international economic watchdog urged developed countries to put more effort into providing low-income countries with coronavirus vaccines in order to ensure that the global recovery from the pandemic is more even.