The management of the Crustacés de Gaspé plant announces the closure for the year 2019 of this snow crab processing facility located in Grande-Rivière. This plant employed 80 people in 2018. The management of the parent company of Crustacea de Gaspe, Unipeche MDM, of Paspebiac, invokes the impossibility of makingContinue Reading

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The future of Quebec companies will come through industry 4.0. SMEs are lagging behind in this shift. A situation that the Minister of the Economy, Pierre Fitzgibbon, absolutely wants to reverse. He has invited more than 130 Quebec companies to accompany him to the Hannover Fair in Germany, which willContinue Reading

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Minister of Transport Franсois Bonnardel liberalizes the taxi industry by ending car quotas in a given territory. Bill 17 tabled on Wednesday provides that there will no longer be a traditional taxi license or territory in Quebec. Minister Bonnardel speaks of a “revolution” for an industry that has not beenContinue Reading

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MONTREAL – Laurentian Bank’s top five executives saw their total compensation reach approximately $ 9.4 million in 2018 as part of a fiscal year that was more hectic than usual. This is a growth of about 6% over the previous year, notes the solicitation circular recently sent to shareholders ofContinue Reading

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MONTREAL – A group of researchers at Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) say that over the past 30 years, productivity in Quebec has only slowly increased and that a large gap in economic prosperity separates it from the major Western economies. The HEC Montréal Center for Productivity and Prosperity reports thatContinue Reading

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MATANE – Like Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, which is associated with blueberries, Bas-Saint-Laurent wishes to be recognized for hazelnut. The bet is so serious that the eight RCMs of the region participate in the development of this sector. The process began when the Biopterre research center in La Pocatière was commissioned to drawContinue Reading

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Thirty years ago, a man named Tim Berners-Lee revolutionized the world by offering “a decentralized information management system” that will become the Web. Today, Le Soleil invites you to go back in time to tell the story of the Web in Quebec City. C ‘is a local CERN calculations Central,Continue Reading

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TORONTO – Canada’s securities regulators will gather feedback from various industry players on the rules that should be in place for cryptocurrency trading platforms such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple. The provincial agencies, represented by the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) releasedContinue Reading

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Téo Taxi's

MONTREAL – Shortly after Téo Taxi ended its operations at the end of January, the Irish company iCabbi got its hands on the Montreal company’s technology development team, as well as opening up a new office in the city. Boasting the Téo Taxi app, which was highly rated by itsContinue Reading

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price of beer

On April 1, not only will your electric bill go up (0.9%). The Liquor, Racing and Gaming Authority (RACJ) forecasts a 2% increase for the floor price of beer. The biggest leap in seven years. This is the information that was transmitted to the Sun by the RACJ on Wednesday.Continue Reading

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