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Ontario signs formal agreement to join Quebec-California carbon market in 2018

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, left, and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard shake hands after signing an agreement, at the end of a joint cabinet meeting between Quebec and Ontario, Friday, September


Metro looking at automation to help offset impact of higher Ontario minimum wage

MONTREAL — Ontario’s third-largest grocery chain will accelerate its study of automation as it looks to cut costs to offset the provincial government’s plan to raise the minimum wage next


Ontario energy minister says hydro negotiations with Quebec still underway

TORONTO — Ontario’s energy minister says the province is still negotiating a possible electricity agreement with Quebec, disputing a published report that it is preparing to sign a deal to


Head-on collision kills four in Chateauguay

CHATEAUGUAY, Que. — Four people were killed and at least four others suffered serious injuries in a head-on crash early Tuesday in Chateauguay, Que. Quebec Provincial Police say it appears

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Five things to know about Ontario, Quebec, Alberta health deals with Ottawa

OTTAWA — Ontario, Quebec, and Alberta have inked health care arrangements with the Trudeau government following months of negotiations. Ottawa was keen to see targeted investments in home care and

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Ontario, Quebec reach health deals with Ottawa following months of negotiations

OTTAWA — The federal government’s charm offensive with provincial counterparts resulted Friday in three new bilateral health agreements, with Quebec, Ontario and Alberta signing the dotted line after months of


Ontario finance minister pushes for quick CPP reform deal; Quebec, not so much

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne talks to media at her first press conference after the announcement of a cabinet shuffle at Queen’s Park in Toronto, on Monday June 13 , 2016.

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Fruitful bi-provincial cooperation meeting between Ontario and Quebec

Quebec City (Quebec) 14 September 2015 – A meeting which took place last Friday, Sept 11 between the provinces of Ontario and Quebec tackled three subjects which concern them both.


Anti-Smoking Lobby Group Calling for Review of Tobacco Law

Quebec City (Quebec) 11 November 2014 – A group of activists known as the Coalition pour le contrôle du Tabac (Anti-Tobacco Coalition) want some changes to Québec’s tobacco law, and


Quebec beer cheaper than Ontario’s

Quebec City (Quebec) 03 September, 2014 – Beer is back in the news and this time it’s all good. Despite the new tax increases on alcohol which were implemented on


Québec and Ontario Agree on Economy, Environment

Quebec City, (Quebec) August 22, 2014 – The premiers of Ontario and Québec met on Thursday of this week to discuss issues of mutual interest. Quebec’s Philippe Couillard and Ontario’s