News - It was finally announced publicly that Nine Dots will be partnering up with Bandai Namco for GoD Factory: Wingmen.
News - In continuation with its master plan, Le Massif de Charlevoix today proudly announced its association with Sotheby's International Realty Canada, a world leader in real estate sales and marketing. Daniel Gauthier, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Groupe Le Massif and Le Massif de Charlevoix promoter, firmly believes this association will generate a great deal of interest and significant visibility for the Charlevoix region given the strong presence of this new partner on the world stage. "We are currently working on implementing lodging at the base of the mountain. All details will be unveiled in the near future," confirms Le Massif de Charlevoix.
News - The mayor of Québec, Régis Labeaume, and the partners of the Electric Circuit announce that the city of Québec is joining the public charging network and will improve the availability of charging for electric vehicles on its territory. Over the next two years, the city will acquire 18 Level 2 (240 V) charging stations, which will be installed off-street, in municipal lots.
News - 4Degrees, the firm behind the largest eco-responsible Internet colocation centre in Quebec City, has sponsored the very first all-electric Tesla brand taxicab in North America, according to Tesla Motors. "We are very proud to be able to help offer the people of Quebec City this green transportation system, a first in North America. For 4Degrees, this partnership makes perfect sense because energy efficiency is central to our activities. We are also strong advocates of the electric transport network and, among other things, we plan to provide clients and employees with free charging stations for electric cars at our future data centre," points out businessman Martin Bouchard, the initiator of 4Degrees, founder of Copernic and cofounder of Coveo.
News - A team of researchers from Université Laval and CHU de Québec identified unusually high levels of a certain protein in the brains of people suffering from essential tremor (ET), a movement disorder that affects 4% of the adult population. The discovery, the details of which were published in the most recent edition of the journal Movement Disorders, could lead to an effective treatment for this neurological condition, which is 10 times more prevalent than Parkinson’s disease.
News - Investors in Japan and Taiwan will get a chance to learn about the world's best-kept secret when a group of Canadian government and business leaders visit Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya and Taipei, February 24 to March 4. Michael Darch is president of the 12-member Consider Canada City Alliance-the group that is partnering with Canada's Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development to tell Canada's story.
News - For the third time in the last four years, the Québec City Jean-Lesage International Airport (YQB) has been voted Best Airport in North America in the 0-2 million passenger category according to Airport Service Quality (ASQ), a world-wide survey lead by Airports Council International (ACI) which measures airport client satisfaction.
News - Ivanhoé Cambridge announced today that it has entered into a partnership to build Projet QB, a mixed multiresidential and commercial complex that will eventually feature more than 400 rental units and 200 condominiums in the Cité-Universitaire district of Quebec City. The initial investment of more than $50 million, in partnership with a group of local investors led by Pierre Moffet and under a codevelopment agreement with SDLP (the real estate division of Sobeys Inc.), will help revitalize an area of the city that is expected to experience exceptional growth.
News - The Quebec – Clinical Research Organization in Cancer (Q-CROC) was awarded a $9.2 million investment from the Quebec government over four years as part of the Fonds de partenariat pour un Québec innovant et en santé (FPQIS). This public-private partnership was formally announced on February 14th, 2014 by Mr. Nicolas Marceau, the Quebec Minister of Finance and Economy. Private partners from the pharmaceutical industry and SMEs are providing matching funds, for a total investment of $18.4 million.
News - H2O Innovation is pleased to announce that it has been selected on the 2014 TSX Venture 50 ®. The Company is ranked 4th in the "Clean Technology" category. The list of the companies selected by the TSX Venture Exchange in each category is available at www.tmx.com/croissance50.