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8 december 2020

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,564 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 154,740. The data also report 36 new deaths, for a total of 7,313. Among these 36 deaths, 12 have occurred in the last...

08:45
The Governments of Canada and Nova Scotia recognize the different ways that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted smaller and rural communities across the province. Both governments are making strategic investments in infrastructure to meet the specific...

06:08
Following the end of Diabetes Awareness Month, Dexcom is highlighting the legitimate expectations of patients with this chronic disease and their families regarding continuous glucose monitoring systems. The pandemic caused by COVID-19 has increased...


7 december 2020

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,577 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 153,176. The data also report 22 new deaths, for a total of 7,277. Among these 22 deaths, 3 have occurred in the last...

10:31
The Québec government and its partners will invest more than $1.4 billion over the next three years for the sustainable development of Québec's northern territory. The 2020-2023 Northern Action Plan (2020-2023 NAP) comprises 49 concrete initiatives...

09:00
FACTBC, on behalf of British Columbia's counselling therapists, has formally submitted an application to the provincial government asking the Minister of Health to declare the regulation of counselling therapy to be in the public interest. With this...

09:00
Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret invites media representatives to a virtual press conference to be held on Thursday, December 10, 2020, at 11 a.m., when she will present her Progress Report concerning the ongoing systemic investigation into COVID-19 in...


6 december 2020

12:57
The CIUSSS de l'Ouest-de-l'Île-de-Montréal (CIUSSS-ODIM) is asking the population to avoid the Emergency Department at the Lakeshore General Hospital for the next few days. With a stretcher occupancy rate of 132%, the Emergency is at full capacity....

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,691 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 151,599. The data also report 24 new deaths, for a total of 7,255. Among these 24 deaths, 10 have occurred in the last...


5 december 2020

11:13
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 2,031 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 149,908. The data also report 48 new deaths, for a total of 7,231. Among these 48 deaths, 11 have occurred in the last...

11:00
Starting tonight, the Samuel De Champlain Bridge will be lit up in red, green, and white every evening of the month from sunset to 1:00 a.m. to celebrate the holiday season. "In Greater Montreal and across the country, the holidays will be...


4 december 2020

17:31
The Québec government is preparing to implement an array of measures to enhance training and police practices with respect to Indigenous people and to combat the violence experienced by Indigenous women and girls. Minister Responsible for Indigenous...

14:46
Protecting Canadians from the growing threat of COVID-19 is important to limiting the spread of the virus, and today the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) and the Government of Canada announced a $30.7 million investment in pandemic...

14:29
As we approach an unusual year-end holiday season, the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal (MAC) is inviting members of the public to make a meaningful gesture by giving a gift that also supports the MAC's mission and activities....

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,345 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 147,877. The data also report 28 new deaths, for a total of 7,183. Among these 28 deaths, 5 have occurred in the last...

09:53
Alice Vien and Marcel Landry, a couple from Chaudière-Appalaches, took home the $14,061,516 jackpot in the November 18 Lotto 6/49 draw. After checking the draw results of their favourite lottery game, and seeing the numbers that they usually play,...

08:00
The Premier of Manitoba announced yesterday, that the province is purchasing the Hyris bCUBE, the PCR-based, point-of-care COVID-19 testing device distributed by Songbird Life Science, as part of its newly launched rapid-testing program....


3 december 2020

15:51
The outstanding accomplishments of Canadian prosecutors were recognized by the Federal-Provincial-Territorial (FPT) Heads of Prosecutions Committee at an awards ceremony held yesterday afternoon. The award program, instituted in 2006, honours...

11:03
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,470 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 146,532. The data also report 30 new deaths, for a total of 7,155. Among these 30 deaths, 12 have occurred in the last...

10:00
Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret invites media representatives to a virtual press conference to be held on Thursday, December 10, 2020, at 11 a.m., when she will present her Progress Report concerning the ongoing systemic investigation into COVID-19 in...

07:02
As hybrid events continue to assert themselves as the current standard, the Palais des congrès de Montréal keeps innovating by adding three immersive rooms to its permanent facilities ? a world first among convention centres. This new feature comes...


2 december 2020

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,514 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 145,062. The data also report 43 new deaths, but the total of deaths amounts to 7,125 due to the withdrawal of 2 deaths...


1 december 2020

16:54
The Québec government is following suit with the federal government and announcing today that, like the goods and services tax (GST), the Québec sales tax (QST) will be temporarily eliminated on purchases of masks and face shields. The November 30,...

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,177 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 143,548. The data also report 28 new deaths, for a total of 7,084. Among these 28 deaths, 3 have occurred in the last...


30 november 2020

11:03
ATAC Resources Ltd. ("ATAC") or the ("Company") announces that on November 27, 2020, it was notified that the Yukon Government had rejected the Company's application to construct a proposed tote road to its Tiger Gold Deposit in east-central Yukon...

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,333 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 142,371. The data also report 23 new deaths, for a total of 7,056. Among these 23 deaths, 8 have occurred in the last...


29 november 2020

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,395 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 141,038. The data also report 12 new deaths, for a total of 7 033. Among these 12 deaths, 4 have occurred in the last...


28 november 2020

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,480 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 139,643. The data also report 37 new deaths, for a total of 7 021. Among these 37 deaths, 10 have occurred in the last...


27 november 2020

22:47
OPSEU/SEFPO President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says the government's plan to change the way colleges are funded will lead to lower-quality education, job cuts, and the outright disappearance of essential programs throughout the province.   "Just like...

21:44
The Fédération des syndicats de l'enseignement and the Quebec Provincial Association of Teachers (APEQ-QPAT) met in federal council and strongly denounced Minister Roberge's new measure?which is being applied without any form of consultation and...

20:57
Today, Canada's federal, provincial, and territorial (FPT) Ministers of Agriculture wrapped up their two-day virtual conference with important discussions on the future of Business Risk Management programs, a discussion on balance in the retail...

15:45
The safety and well-being of Northerners are top priorities of the governments of Canada and Yukon. That is why governments have been taking decisive action to support families, businesses and communities, as they adapt to the realities of the...

14:26
In an effort to improve access to education for First Nations students, Danielle McCann, Minister of Higher Education, and Ian Lafrenière, Minister Responsible for Indigenous Affairs, have announced that $18.4 million in financial assistance will be...

13:32
Sport and recreation are vital for the health and well-being of our communities. Participation in sport improves physical health and contributes to better mental health and resilience. This is especially important now as we navigate this pandemic....

12:49
On November 26, Minister of College and Universities, Ross Romano, announced plans to move forward with a performance-based funding plan that will tie 60 per cent of post-secondary funding to ten metrics determined by the Ford government. The Ontario...

12:00
The safety and well-being of Canadians are top priorities of the governments of Canada and Ontario. That's why the Governments of Canada and Ontario are taking decisive action to help families, businesses and communities as they adapt to the...

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,269 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 138,163. The data also report 38 new deaths, but the total of deaths amounts to 6,984 due to the withdrawal of 1 death...

10:00
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The Université du Québec à Chicoutimi's Centre d'entrepreneuriat et d'essaimage (CEE-UQAC) will receive $795,000 in financial support from Canada Economic...


26 november 2020

18:46
As Premier Horgan unveils his new cabinet, a coalition of First Nations is calling on the Premier to mandate Minister of Health, Adrian Dix, and newly appointed Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, Murray Rankin, to collaborate in...

13:06
The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will be joined by provincial and territorial colleagues for a media videoconference following the FPT Annual Conference. DateNovember 27, 2020 Time4:30 p.m. (local time)...

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,464 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 136,894. The data also report 32 new deaths, for a total of 6,947. Among these 32 deaths, 8 have occurred in the last...

11:00
To ensure that school elections during the COVID-19 pandemic take place in a safe manner, and to respect the moral contract proposed by the Québec Premier, the Ministère de l'Éducation is announcing that the school election process and the vote that...

10:44
"Entrepreneurship: Put your heart, mind and talent to the test!" is the message from Marie-Pier St-Hilaire, honorary president of the 23rd edition of the OSEntreprendre Challenge and president of Edgenda/AFI, to educational stakeholders, students and...

10:30
Greenfield Global Inc., Ontario's first and one of Canada's largest ethanol producers, today applauded the Ontario government's announcement of increased requirements for renewable content in regular-grade gasoline from 10 to 15 percent by 2030....

09:01
The Chief of the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL), Ghislain Picard, calls on all the political parties represented in the National Assembly to pay immediate attention, beyond all partisanship, to Joyce's Principle as proposed by the...


25 november 2020

14:25
The health of our marine and freshwater environment and the wildlife it sustains are critical to our country's culture, well-being, and the economy. Yet some of the species that find their home in the waters, rivers, lakes, estuaries, and marshes in...

13:00
The Institut de la statistique du Québec invites media representatives to an online technical briefing on the publication of the 2020 edition of the report Rémunération des salariés ? État et évolution comparés. This report, published annually,...

11:00
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,100 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 135,430. The data also report 28 new deaths, for a total of 6,915. Among these 28 deaths, 12 have occurred in the last...

10:03
Ontario's Auditor General Bonnie Lysyk says the province's response to COVID-19 in the winter and spring of 2020 was slower and more reactive relative to other provinces. The audit looked at three areas: emergency management and pandemic response;...


24 november 2020

19:54
The Minister Responsible for Government Administration and Chair of the Conseil du trésor, Sonia LeBel, today tabled additional appropriations totalling $10.1 billion, comprising $5.1 billion in sums to be voted and $5.0 billion in continuing...