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Gig Economy: A Rise in Part-Time Employment

For ages, employment was virtually unchanged: if you needed a man or woman to do a specific job, you hired one. But “specific” is not the best term here –

Quebec Literature Reviews

Book Review: Road Through Time – 9780889774773

Road Through Time: The Story of Humanity on the Move By Mary Soderstrom ISBN: 9780889774773 Price: $22.95 Publisher: University of Toronto Press Review by Job Patstone Many of us drive


Quebec And You: How Does Bankruptcy Work In Quebec?

No matter what country you reside in, bankruptcy is terrible to face. Whether you are an individual or a business owner who is filing for bankruptcy, you are still subject


The Traveler’s Guide To Drug Possession Laws In Quebec

Quebec is a great travel destination for tourists who want to experience the best of both worlds. Travelers can enjoy the magnificence of the city of Montreal and appreciate the


Top Greatest Things To Do At Night In Cayman

Everyone loves nightlife. It’s also a bit more difficult to find, especially if you are vacationing at a warm, tropical island. While there are plenty of things to do during


Ride-Sharing In Québec – Is It As Safe As You Think?

Have you considered the safety of the vehicle you’re stepping into when ride-sharing? 6.6% of Canadians are currently making the most of ride-sharing services and this figure is expected to rise to

Arts & Culture Events News

Jesus Christ Superstar tickets are now on sale!

Photo: Zita Bombardier-Touret (Mary), Michel Blackburn (Jesus), and Julian Dawson (Judas) – the three “stars” of the QAC production of Jesus Christ Superstar – unveil the poster for the rock

Quebec Literature Reviews

Book Review: Hope Has Two Daughters – ISBN 9781487001803

Hope Has Two Daughters By Monia Mazigh Translated by Fred A. Reed ISBN: 9781487001803 Price: $22.95 Publisher: Arachnide Editions Review by Lorie Pierce Based on real events during the Tunisian

Arts & Culture Reviews

Constantinople and Shashank Subramanyam at the Grand Théâtre

By Daydree Vendette The description of the show on the Grand Théâtre website gives a lot of space to the flutist Shashank Subramanyam, and paints the participation of the 4


More than $590 000 raised to benefit the Montreal Science Centre Foundation

From left to right: Jocelyne Houle, Foundation Trustee and member of the Board of Directors of the Canada Lands Company, Isabel Dansereau, Senior Director of the Science Centre, the animator

Arts & Culture

Minister Joly Announces Appointments to the Boards of Two National Museums

GATINEAU, QC, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ – Today the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, announced the appointment of 11 part-time members to the boards of trustees of the Canadian Museum of


World First UNESCO Chair on the Prevention of Radicalization and Violent Extremism

SHERBROOKE, QC, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – A world first, the UNESCO Chair on the Prevention of Radicalization and Violent Extremism (UNESCO-PREV Chair) was inaugurated today at Université de Sherbrooke, in partnership with


Québec delegation meets with the Canada Revenue Agency to fight tax havens

OTTAWA, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – A Québec delegation led by actor Vincent Graton will take part today in a meeting at the Office of the Minister of National Revenue, Diane Lebouthillier, to share their


Tips for Avoiding Side-Swipe Accidents with Bicycles

A side-swipe accident with bicycles can take place anytime, anywhere. With a bike’s small frame and a rider’s open nature, these types of collision can be catastrophic. In almost all