News - Quebec City and Lévis are the only urban areas in Quebec e ranked in the Top 10 in their respective categories (large city and mid-sized city).
News - DiagnoCure is pleased to report that Dr. Harry Rittenhouse spoke about the clinical utility of the urinary marker PCA3 during the International Conference on Prostate Cancer Prevention 2013 with Consensus Conference on Chemoprevention of Prostate Cancer held during the 28th annual European Association of Urology congress held in Milan from March 15-19th.
News - It is with great enthusiasm that Relais Nordik, a subsidiary of Desgagnés, informs the public that the ship Bella Desgagnés left Italy this Friday, March 22, 2013, en route to Canada. The company stated that the ship will take about 14 days to get to Halifax where she will stop to clear customs and be restocked, and will then proceed to Blanc-Sablon where she should dock in the evening of April 7, 2013.
News - Over the past few decades, Quebec City has made the transition from an economy primarily based on the traditional sectors to one based on new technology-related research and innovation, known as the knowledge economy. n 2012, the Quebec City region was named one of the Top 7 Intelligent Communities in the prestigious international contest organized by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF). It was also ranked among the Smart 21 Communities in 2010 and 2011. Nearly 400 applications from cities and regions around the world are evaluated each year.
News - The Train of Le Massif de Charlevoix has received le Prix Richard-Couture, an annual award presented by Groupe TRAQ to the organization or person having made the greatest contribution to the development of railway transporation in Québec in 2012. Presented at Groupe TRAQ’s 17th annual rail industry seminar, on March 21 the award went to Daniel Gauthier, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Le Massif de Charlevoix and instigator of this project.
News - Two of the contracts announced today will see H2O Innovation design, assemble, deliver and commission nanofiltration drinking water production systems from surface water for the two Canadian municipalities of Waterville and Eastman, QC. A real estate developer and constructor active in the State of New York has also awarded a contract to H2O Innovation for the design, assembly, delivery and installation of a wastewater treatment system.
News - The Chair of the Board of Aéroport de Québec inc. (AQi), Mr. André Fortin, along with the President and CEO of AQi, Mr. Gaëtan Gagné, presented the 2012 Annual Report today at the company’s Annual Public Meeting. After ten years of growth, the company has once again shown remarkable performance in 2012 with excellent results in all respects.
News - Adjacent to Complex G and built between D'Artigny and De la Chevrotière streets, the new La Capitale building is located at 625 Saint-Amable Street in Quebec City. Its 250,000 square footage is spread out over 10 floors of living space and a five-level parking deck.
News - Two initiatives aiming to support technology entrepreneurship were recently announced in Quebec City.
News - In its recent report, Essential Facts 2012, the Entertainment Software Association of Canada provided a snapshot of the computer and video-game market, with profiles of gamers in various age groups, a list of the top-selling titles of the year (for the 12 months ending August, 2012), and breakdowns of the industry's size and structure.