News - The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, took the opportunity of today’s inauguration of the Hôtel La Ferme to highlight the financial support awarded to Groupe Le Massif Inc. and its partners to carry out a large-scale, four-season recreational tourism project in the Charlevoix region.
News - Opening celebrations got underway at Hôtel La Ferme, a key link in the Massif de Charlevoix tourism and recreation project. Fulfilling the vision of a four-season destination deployed between Quebec City and La Malbaie, with strong guest experience sites in Baie-Saint-Paul and Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, this new environment serves as the destination’s pivotal element.
News - BD White Birch Investment LLC today announced the successful completion of the acquisition of the assets of White Birch Paper Company. The completion of the acquisition represents the successful culmination of a nearly three year restructuring process, resulting in the formation of a newly revitalized and competitive enterprise. PR Newswire (http://s.tt/1nICo)
News - Golden Hope Mines is pleased to announce it has entered into an option agreement to acquire from a prospector a 100% right, title and interest in 4 claims located in the Bellechasse/Beauce Region of southeastern Quebec.
News - Established in Québec City, Eddyfi is the one of the newest and most dynamic company in the field of non-destructive testing (NDT) equipment. ERAI, in partnership with the team of Plaine de l’Ain Industrial Park and ADERLY, contributed to the success of Eddyfi Europe’s setting up thanks to the help and tailored follow-up in identifying offices and creation of the French subsidiary.
News - Yvon Charest, President and Chief Executive Officer of Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. will present at CIBC’s 11th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference in Montreal on Thursday, September 20, 2012. His presentation is scheduled to begin at 8:35 a.m. (ET).
News - Fonds de solidarité FTQ president and CEO Yvon Bolduc and Groupe QuébéComm president, producer and founder Sylvain Parent-Bédard are pleased to announce a $4 million investment by the Fonds de solidarité in QuébéComm to help the company pursue its development plan.
News - Quebec City-based Cafection Inc. launches the quite possibily the world's first Internet connected touchscreen coffee maker called Innovation Series. I can't see Starbucks or Tim Horton's shaking in their boots over this new tech gadget, but the company is positioning the product for the new interactive office.
News - For the first time in its history, SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. has received a credit rating from A.M. Best Co. The credit rating agency today published the results of its analysis and has assigned a financial strength rating of "A- (Excellent)" to SSQ, Life Insurance Company Inc. The agency has also assigned an issuer credit rating of "a-". The outlook for both ratings is stable.
News - Strengthening support channels from government, building partnerships between industries, and creating a sense of community amongst local entrepreneurs were some of the key action plan ideas that emerged from Startup Canada’s recent tour in Québec. This is the seventh province Startup Canada has visited as part of its National Tour to celebrate and support entrepreneurship across Canada.