News - Fairmont Le Château Frontenac hotel, an Ivanhoé Cambridge property, has won the “Business of the Year Award” at the 2014 Canadian Tourism Awards. This prestigious distinction is awarded by the Tourism Association of Canada to a business that exemplifies industry best practices in all aspects of its operations, and is thus an example of all-round business excellence in the tourism industry.
News - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) (TSX: AEZ) and Sinopharm A-Think Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd. today announced the signing of an exclusive license and technology transfer agreement, for the Company's lead anti-cancer compound, zoptarelin doxorubicin, for the initial indication of endometrial cancer, for the Chinese, Hong Kong and Macau markets.
News - [Creaform blog] Although our 3D scanners have been developed for metrology purposes, we are often called upon to scan objects for miscellaneous applications. Heritage preservation is a very interesting application because it is an opportunity to expand one’s general knowledge. In July, I was asked to scan the United States Marine Corps War Memorial replica, located at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in South Carolina. The statue is also known under the name of Iwo Jima Memorial.
News - The Minister of Finance, Mr. Michael Noonan TD, officially opened the Optel Vision EMEA Office in the presence of dignitaires from Ireland along with customers and partners from all Europe and the Americas. It is with great pleasure that, Optel Vision, the leading Canadian company specializing in Track & Trace and vision inspection solutions for the manufacturing industries has now opened a new state-of-the-art facility in Ireland to serve its customers across Europe.
News - Desjardins General Insurance Group (DGIG), a Desjardins Group subsidiary specializing in property and casualty insurance, recorded a net income of $63.0 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, up 38.8% from the corresponding period in 2013.
News - BlackOut design, a Quebec City firm of creators that is rapidly expanding at the international level, will wow audiences tomorrow during the opening ceremony of the International Parachuting Championship in Dubai. Scenario, visual design, lighting, music and décor: BlackOut design is behind all the fine details for this mega-production with dazzling multimedia concept, a breathtaking 360 degree experience presented in a huge silo measuring 60 metres in diameter that was specially built for the event.
News - Junex Inc. (TSX VENTURE:JNX) is very pleased to announce an oil discovery in its Galt No. 4 Horizontal Well that it drilled using its wholly-owned Foragaz No. 4 drilling rig. Having finished drilling on November 20th, this is the first horizontal oil exploration well ever drilled by industry in Quebec. This well is situated approximately 20 kilometers west of the town of Gaspé in eastern Quebec.
News - Quality Magazine took some time during this year’s International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago to show Quality Magazine’s readers the impressive performance and benefits of Creaform’s HandySCAN 3D, HandyPROBE and MetraSCAN 3D. Watch the entire presentation here.
News - The Electric Circuit and the united townships of Stoneham-et-Tewkesbury are pleased to announce the commissioning of a charging station in the parking lot of Stoneham-et-Tewkesbury's city hall on Chemin du Hibou. The charging station is now available for drivers of plug-in electric vehicles.
News - For the nine-month period ended September 30, 2014, Desjardins Financial Security (DFS), a subsidiary of Desjardins Group specializing in life insurance, health insurance and retirement savings products, recorded a net income of $239.4 million, compared to $271.6 million for the same period in 2013. Favourable financial markets saw investment performance positively impact the company’s results.