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August 19, 2020 – E-Newsletter – 2020年8月19日 – 电子通讯

August 19, 2020 – E-Newsletter


COVID-19 cases reported in Toronto

  • 15,668 total cases
  • 24 new confirmed cases
  • 49 people hospitalized
  • 1,164 deaths
  • 14,230 recovered

Full details from Toronto Public Health

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City of Toronto

  • The City of Toronto is expanding the Digital Main Street program. Intuit Quickbooks and Facebook Canada have joined the program as funding partners. Additional initiatives have been launched with a focus on helping businesses in Toronto and across Ontario embrace technology in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more…
  • Today, as part of #WorldPhotographyDay, the City of Toronto launched the New View photography contest in Scarborough, in partnership with Scarborough Arts. The City of Toronto and Scarborough Arts are calling upon new and experienced photographers to take their best photos of people, places and things in Scarborough.
    • Starting today until September 30, contestants are encouraged to post their photos to Instagram or Facebook with hashtag #scarboroughphoto to enter. Contestants can enter more than once for their chance to win. Scarborough’s New View photography contest has been made possible with the support of Scarborough Arts, Ontario Arts Council and XVXY Photo. Contest details are available at https://www.toronto.ca/photo-laureate/ and http://www.scarborougharts.com/anewview.


COVID-19 多伦多市累计个案

  • 15,668宗累计确诊病例
  • 24宗新病例
  • 49名患者需要入院
  • 累计1,164人死亡
  • 累计14,230人康复




  • 市政府将会扩展Digital Main Street计划。Intuit Quickbooks 和Facebook Canada 将以投资者身份参与此计划。各级政府以及本地公司亦合作开展额外的计划,目的是帮助多伦多和安省的企业在COVID-19疫情继续时采用网上科技进行生意。更多详情,请点击这里
  • 今天是世界摄影日。市政府联合Scarborough Arts开展New View 摄影比赛。市政府与Scarborough Arts 鼓励各摄影爱好者,不论是否有经验,参与这次的比赛。
    • 从今天到9月30日,参赛者必须上Facebook 和Instagram张贴与士嘉堡相关的图片以及打入标签#scarboroughphoto 。参赛者能发布超过一幅图片上以上所列的社交网站。New View 摄影比赛热烈感谢Scarborough Arts, Ontario Arts Council  以及XVXY Photo 的支持。更多详情请参阅https://www.toronto.ca/photo-laureate/  和 http://www.scarborougharts.com/anewview.