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CANADA

Old computers get new life for those in need [Video]

Old computers are getting a new life. An Ottawa man is taking donated old tech, and refurbishing it – making it usable for those in need.

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CANADA

New COVID-19 drive-thru testing centres planned as testing demand soars in Ottawa [Video]

As hundreds of people lined up before dawn for a test at the COVID-19 Brewer Assessment Centre, plans are in the works for new drive-thru testing facilities in Ottawa.

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CANADA

Ottawa in second wave of COVID-19 pandemic: Dr. Etches [Video]

When asked by CTV News Ottawa’s Christina Succi if Ottawa is in a second wave, Dr. Vera Etches said “yes.”

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CANADA

We cannot go on: Growing number of Ottawa restaurants shuttering due to COVID-19 [Video]

From the ByWard Market fire, to the COVID-19 pandemic and the recent temporary removal of downtown parking, the last year has been a struggle for some Ottawa businesses downtown.

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EAST ASIA

China Xiangtai Food Company brings in $7.2 million from soybean meal sales [Video]

China Xiangtai Food Co Ltd (NASDAQ:PLIN) President Johnny Wu tells Proactive the group’s subsidiary Chongqing Ji Mao Cang Feed Company Limited (JMC) completed business worth 49 million Chinese renminbi (US$7.2 million) in sales of soybean meal over three months.Wu says the food processing company’s soybean sales were boosted by around 18,000 tons of supply it procured from the China Grain Reserve Corporation’s (Sinograin) Zhenjiang branch office.

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CANADA

Ottawa parents adjust schedules as kids told to isolate from school for 14 days [Video]

Seven-year-old Stella is among several students now isolating for two weeks after someone in her cohort at an Ottawa elementary school tested positive for COVID-19.

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FLORIDA

Davide Bosio previews hotly anticipated IPOs for Miramar Resources and Zebit [Video]

Davide Bosio from Shaw and Partners says it’s been a terrific start to the listing process for Miramar Resources, a junior West Australia exploration company. ”We opened up the offer and closed literally on the same day raising $8mln”. Bosio adds that Zebit is still on track to list on the ASX next month and is looking to raise up to $42.9mln. Zebit’s a buy now, pay later platform based in the US.