News - This morning Desjardins Group opened 360d, an innovative service centre dedicated to providing students and young workers with personalized guidance tailored to their ambitions and life plans. Visitors will also have direct access to Desjardins's complete line of products and services.
News - An investment in Inno-centre, which will support Quebec's innovative businesses, enabling them to grow, prosper and create jobs, was announced today by the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology).
News - Canadian animation outfit Productions 10 Ave has acquired film adaptation rights to “Brad, Le Genie de la Potiche,” a novel series by Quebec’s publishing house Foulire, dedicated to humorous books for young readers.
News - CO2 Solutions Inc. (TSX-V: CST), the leader in the field of enzyme-enabled carbon capture technology, today announced the signing of an Agreement with the University of North Dakota Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC). With the Agreement, CO2 Solutions joins EERC's program Advancing CO2 Capture Technology: Partnership for CO2 Capture (PCO2C) Phase III as a sponsor.
News - The CQDM is perhaps Canada’s most well-known life science industry-initiated research vehicle, accelerating pre-competitive drug discovery research by bringing big pharma, small biotech and academia around the same table to work together. And through its many partnerships, funding programs and competitions, it has continued to evolve beyond its provincial footprint. This month Biotechnology Focus catches up with Diane Gosselin, CQDM’s president and CEO, to discuss the consortium’s recent string of deals, its strategy going forward and look back at what was very much a year of tremendous growth for the organization.
News - In order to meet the needs of its clients and to solidify and expand its position in the insurance market in Canada, V-NEO Inc. a Consulting Firm specialising in the field of insurance, is opening an office located in First Canadian Place, 100 King Street West, Suite 5700, Toronto.
News - Just like Internet has become an essential tool in our day-to-day tasks, so will 3D scanning in any manufacturing process in a few years from now.
News - The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, announced an investment of $12 million today on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, for construction work on the Queen's Wharf at the Canadian Coast Guard base in Quebec.
News - SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. has received a reconfirmation of its A.M. Best credit ratings. The credit rating agency published the results of its analysis, and for a third consecutive year, has assigned a financial strength rating of "A- (Excellent)" to SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. The company also received a credit issuer rating of "-a". The outlook for both ratings is stable.
News - Crakmedia network, a leading force in web marketing and e-commerce, has refined one of its flagship products. The marketing company says it has designed a tool for publishers, which presents engaging advertisements to web surfers based on the location of the visitor.