News - Frima Studio, Canada’s largest independently owned game developer, announced that it will partner with Kids’ CBC to develop a television adaptation of its popular mobile app, CosmoCamp. The animated series, set in space, follows the adventures of bears, Migo and Pandy, as they explore the galaxy with one goal in mind: bringing justice and happiness to all!
News - The Québec Entrepreneurship Contest is proud to announce the creation of the "Successful Business Inc. Prize," which has been made possible by a generous financial contribution from the Ministère des Finances et de l'Économie. In all, $195 000 in prizes will be awarded in the 16th edition of the Contest. There will be prizes of $10 000 in each of Québec's 17 regions and a prize of $25 000 at the provincial level for the grand prize winner selected from among the regional winners.
News - LeddarTech, owner of the patented Leddar™ LED-based detection technology is pleased to announce that it has signed a cooperation, development and licensing agreement with Valeo, one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers. This cooperation between LeddarTech and Valeo will enable Valeo to develop a new infrared sensor for series-produced vehicles and cross a new threshold in its effective deployment of road obstacle detection and tracking functions.
News - Things are steaming up in the Québec City Convention Centre’s kitchens. Tonight’s the night when the chefs of five heads of state will whip up a gourmet fundraising dinner for 200 of the city’s most generous foodies. Chefs from the presidential kitchens of the countries of Monaco, Italy, South Africa, Germany, and France will prepare the banquet alongside the Convention Centre’s Executive Chef Gérard Michel.
News - Atrium Innovations is pleased to announce that pursuant to the terms of theInvestment Canada Act, the Minister of Industry has approved the previously announced plan of arrangement providing for the acquisition of all of the outstanding common shares of Atrium by corporations backed by the Permira funds and the acquisition by the Corporation of all of its outstanding convertible debentures. The Minister reviewed the Arrangement pursuant to the Investment Canada Act, and determined that it is of net benefit to Canada. In addition, the Corporation has received clearance from the Ukrainian competition authorities with respect to the Arrangement.
News - SSQ Financial Group is both proud and pleased about the news that Canadian trade publication Finance et Investissement has awarded the company's chief executive officer Mr. René Hamel 5th place in Quebec's financial industry's Top 25.
News - Phoenix – Leclerc Group in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada is expanding its foods manufacturing operations into the Valley with plans to employ 100 workers in a facility the company has acquired within the Freeport Center business park in Phoenix.
News - TSO3 announces that the Company has been notified by the European Patent Office of its decision to grant a patent applied for in 2010. This patent describes a method for controlling condensation of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) when sterilizing medical devices with hydrogen peroxide, either used alone or in combination with ozone or other chemistries. Several other patent applications covering TSO3's technology are still pending in the United States, Europe,Japan and elsewhere in the world. The Company has also been notified by the Japanese and Australian Patent Offices of their intent to grant two of these other patents.
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, announces that the firm Qualtech Inc. has been granted financial assistance for the development and commercialization of innovative cheese processing equipment.
News - The International Water Association’s Specialist Group (SG) confirms that the 12th International Conference on instrumentation, control and automation of water systems (ICA2017) will meet at the Québec City Convention Centre June 12 to 14, 2017.