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Specific claims agreements with the Innu of Pessamit result in the largest compensation awarded in Quebec

PESSAMIT, QC, May 11, 2018 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is committed to a renewed relationship with Indigenous Peoples, based on the recognition of rights, respect, co-operation, and partnership. With the signature of


Transport Canada invests in transportation infrastructure at the Port of Québec

QUÉBEC CITY, May 12, 2018 /CNW/ – The quality of Canada’s transportation infrastructure and the efficiency of the country’s trade corridors are key to the success of Canadian firms in the global marketplace. The Government

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Close to 700 young First Nations athletes from across Quebec to celebrate student success and healthy lifestyle habits at Laval University’s sports complex

QUEBEC CITY, May 10, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – The First Nations Education Council (FNEC) is proud to kick off the 11th edition of its Inter-school Games taking place from May


Lotto Max: Will the $60 million jackpot be won in Québec once again?

MONTRÉAL, May 11, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – Lotto Max is offering a $60,000,000 jackpot for tonight’s draw, plus 16 Maxmillions! You will remember that, last year, three $60,000,000 jackpots and

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Class action against the National Bank of Canada for requiring clients for illegal fees in relation to mortgage recourse

MONTREAL, May 11, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – The law firms Paquette Gadler Inc. and Adams Avocat Inc. announce the filing of a class action lawsuit against the National Bank of

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Consumer protection: Québec Federation of Real Estate Boards calls for Bill 141 to be withdrawn

NUNS’ ISLAND, QC, May 7, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – The Québec Federation of Real Estate Boards (QFREB), representing the province’s 12 real estate boards and their 13,000 broker members, today


Héma-Québec looking for mother’s milk donors in Gatineau

GATINEAU, QC, April 27, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – The Héma-Québec Public Mothers’ Milk Bank is starting a project in Gatineau aiming to recruit 80 donors on a yearly basis, to meet the growing demand for


Bill 99: First Nations affirm sovereignty and territory integrity against Québec secession

WENDAKE, QC, April 20, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – In response to the decision of the Quebec Superior Court to uphold the Act respecting the exercise of the fundamental rights and prerogatives of the Québec


First Nations of Quebec-Labrador affirm opposition to Kinder-Morgan pipeline

WENDAKE, QC, April 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – On the eve of a meeting that will bring together premiers of the governments of the provinces of Alberta and British Columbia with Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, on the expansion of


Ubisoft Announces the Creation of Ubisoft Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, April 6, 2018 /CNW/ – Today, Ubisoft announced plans for a new phase in the company’s Canadian expansion into the province of Manitoba. The Ubisoft Winnipeg studio joins a global network of


Over $144 million allocated to improve the quality of life for First Nations and Inuit

QUEBEC CITY, April 6, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – The Government of Quebec has just tabled its 2018-2019 budget, which includes a number of important measures to provide direct assistance to First Nations and Inuit populations and


Lower North Shore and Anticosti Island – Extension of winter accessibility service

QUEBEC CITY, April 6, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ) would like to inform residents of the Lower North Shore and Anticosti Island that the air and road winter


Quebec producers are now members of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association

LONGUEUIL, QC, April 6, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – Les Producteurs de bovins du Québec (PBQ) are henceforth officially members of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA). The announcement was made by PBQ Chairman Claude Vielon April 4th and 5th, in Quebec


Caisse de dépôt and FTQ invest 300M$ in Boralex

MONTRÉAL, March 29, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – Boralex Inc. (TSX: BLX) (“Boralex” or the “Corporation”) announces today the closing of a joint investment of $200 million in the Corporation by way of an unsecured subordinated