Le Lézard

News by subject: CPG

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14

30 april 2020

14:00
Following the implementation of the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy, the Québec government is announcing today that it will grant employers a credit on contributions to the Health Services Fund for employees on forced leaved. This additional...

11:05
The winner of the Canadian Committee for World Press Freedom (CCWPF) 2020 Press Freedom Award is Kenneth Jackson, reporter/producer with the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN). The annual award recognizes outstanding achievements by...

10:23
Interactive publishers Industry Media recently announced the latest issue of Canadian Industry Online (CIO) magazine featuring an exclusive interview with former Ontario Premier and community activist Kathleen Wynne, in an interview focusing on...


29 april 2020

19:42
In reaction to the announcements made public today by the Quebec Deputy Premier, Ms. Geneviève Guilbault, on the lifting of regional confinement, the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) calls on the Government of Quebec to involve First...

15:44
The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, and Danielle McCann, Quebec's Minister of Health and Social Services, announced that the governments of Canada and Quebec have reached an agreement to make additional...

15:00
Unifor welcomes the Ontario government's announcement today that it will expand access to emergency child care for essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. "In this pandemic, we've seen how crucial access to child care truly is to make it...

15:00
Following the Québec government's most recent directives, the Réseau express métropolitain (REM) construction sites will resume activities as of May 11. All the measures to ensure workers' health and safety will be implemented and rigorously...


28 april 2020

18:29
Aéro Montréal announced today that it welcomes the decision of the Québec government and public health authorities to allow, as of May 11, the gradual resumption of manufacturing activities throughout the province, while respecting strict sanitation...

14:07
In line with the recent announcement by the Gouvernement du Québec that certain economic sectors will reopen soon, the Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CNESST) is launching a virtual toolkit that can help...

13:30
The Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Solidarity and Minister Responsible for the Mauricie Region, Jean Boulet, is confirming that the entire construction industry will reopen as of May 11, 2020. The decision is backed by Québec's public...

13:07
Doctors' offices across Oakville and Halton are in pressing need for personal protective equipment. Grasshopper Energy has provided a generous donation of 2000 surgical masks, 464 KN95 masks and 58 big boxes with sanitizers to PPE for Halton - an...

11:52
The Government of Alberta is the 2019 recipient of the Code of Silence Award for Outstanding Achievement in Government Secrecy in the provincial category....

07:41
From the outset, the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) wishes to express its support for the Innu Nation's position and asks, like the Innu Nation, that any decision aimed at easing containment measures be made in concert with the...


27 april 2020

20:32
Unifor is cautioning the Ontario government that it must consult with workers before proceeding with plans unveiled today in its framework for reopening the province's economy. "The Ford government must listen to the concerns of our members on...

15:36
Art and artists are essential for our well-being. The Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec (MNBAQ), in collaboration with its financial partner RBC Foundation, is especially proud to announce the five finalists in the fourth MNBAQ Contemporary Art...

13:16
Ontario grown BookJane is the technology solution meeting the high-demand for healthcare workers in long-term care facilities fighting COVID-19. With Ontario's long-term care facilities experiencing an urgent care worker shortage, BookJane provides...


26 april 2020

13:09
The CIUSSS de l'Ouest-de-l'Île-de-Montréal today invited media representatives to visit the mobile hospital before it opens its doors to residents with COVID-19. Working in partnership with the Canadian Red Cross and the borough of LaSalle, teams...

13:00
The latest data on COVID-19's development in Québec reveal 840 new cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of people infected to 24 107. During the same period, 69 new deaths were recorded, bringing the total to 1 515. The number of...

08:00
The Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux (CIUSSS) de l'Ouest-de-l'Île-de-Montréal would like to invite media representatives to visit the mobile hospital before it opens its doors to COVID-19 patients. Once open, the mobile...


25 april 2020

17:51
Chartwell Retirement Residences ("Chartwell") today issued the following statement from its CEO, Vlad Volodarski: The effects of...

13:00
The latest data on COVID-19's development in Québec reveal 651 new cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of people infected to 23 267. During the same period, 106 new deaths were recorded, bringing the total to 1446. There were 49...


24 april 2020

18:55
The Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux (CIUSSS) de l'Ouest-de-l'Île-de-Montréal would like to invite media representatives to visit the mobile hospital before it opens its doors to COVID-19 patients. Once open, the mobile...

17:03
SEIU Healthcare, the union that represents over 60,000 frontline healthcare workers in Ontario, brought emergency applications and secured an order from the Ontario Labour Relations Board (OLRB) that enforces greater protection...

16:02
The Québec government welcomes the assistance program announced today by the federal government, which will provide emergency assistance for commercial rent. The Québec government will contribute to this initiative by covering 25% of its costs, an...

14:00
The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, and Danielle McCann, Quebec's Minister of Health and Social Services, announced that the governments of Canada and Quebec have reached an agreement to make additional...


23 april 2020

18:40
On April 8, 2020, the Minister of Finance approved the Credit Union Deposit Insurance Advertising Rule (the Rule), which will come into effect on April 23, 2020. ...

16:30
Champion Iron Limited (the "Company" or "Champion") announces it will gradually ramp up operations at the Bloom Lake Mining Complex ("Bloom Lake") following an announcement from the Québec Government (the "Government") that effective April 15,...


22 april 2020

12:36
The Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal (MAC) and the Fondation du MAC are launching a collective movement and taking concrete steps to support the Québec arts community. This initiative comes as we witness with growing concern the increasingly...

12:35
ICES, a non-profit research institute that uses population-based health information to produce knowledge on a broad range of health care issues, confirmed today that the first linked data analysis of Ontario's COVID-19 test data has been provided to...

10:15
Videotron announced today that it is providing 1,000 smartphones with unlimited data plans to youth rehabilitation centres (CRJDAs) and long-term care facilities (CHSLDs) in Québec. The initiative will help alleviate the isolation experienced by...

08:52
The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) is urging the public to exercise great caution with regard to the promotion of the activities of Crestview Exploration Inc., a B.C. gold mining company.  A mailing sent from a "stock analyst and geologist" to...

08:00
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and aware of the complex reality on the ground for its employees, the Montréal West Island Integrated University Health and Social Services Centre (Montréal West Island IUHSSC) has begun training teams of counsellors...


21 april 2020

15:00
As of now, businesses among priority services and activities can publish information regarding their urgent labour needs. Following a rapid review, the information will be posted in a new section of the website Québec.ca. The Minister of Labour,...


20 april 2020

16:45
Since Quebecers will gradually be getting back to work in the coming weeks and months, the Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CNESST) is launching a new promotional campaign today, developed especially for...

12:00
Eastern Ontario is one step closer to improved cellular services that will help rural communities take part in the digital economy, create jobs and improve public safety. Today, the Eastern Ontario Regional Network (EORN) issued the first Request...

10:53
The English Parents' Committee Association (EPCA) is reassuring the parent community that the health and well-being of students and employees are at the forefront of any discussion about reopening Quebec schools. Following weeks of uncertainty about...


19 april 2020

14:04
The latest data on COVID-19's development in Québec reveal 836 new cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of people infected to 18 357. During the same period, 72 new deaths were recorded, bringing the total to 877. The number of...


18 april 2020

13:46
The latest data on COVID-19's development in Québec reveal 723 new cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of people infected to 17 521. During the same period, 117 new deaths were recorded, bringing the total to 805. There were 54...


17 april 2020

13:37
The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has a new leader in Grant Vingoe who is now the Acting OSC Chair and Chief Executive Officer, effective April 15, 2020, following the departure of outgoing OSC Chair and CEO Maureen Jensen who announced her...

11:32
Apotex Pharmachem, Canada's largest producer of active pharmaceutical ingredients, has donated thousands of much-needed N95 masks for use by frontline healthcare workers across the GTA. The facility, located in Brantford, Ontario, maintains a...


16 april 2020

18:07
SEIU Healthcare, the union that represents over 60,000 frontline healthcare workers in Ontario, mourns the loss of our dear member of 31 years, due to COVID-19 and extend our deepest sympathies to her family, as well as her union sisters and brothers...

16:11
Aware of the pandemic's impact on Quebecers, customers and partners, the SAQ is adopting a series of measures to aid the collective effort and assist those in need. Donations and sponsorships maintainedThe SAQ is maintaining its donations and...

14:30
Québec's some 391 000 businesses will have until September 1, 2020 to pay their annual registration fee to the Registraire des entreprises. The Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Solidarity and Minister Responsible for the Mauricie Region,...

08:15
A coalition of unions representing more than 40,000 health care workers is launching a new campaign today, asking Nova Scotians to call on government to sign an important protocol to provide proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to our...

06:00
The physical distancing measures in effect to slow the propagation of the coronavirus are hitting the restaurant industry hard. A publication launched today by the MEI proposes solutions to help the sector. "The situation is grave for the restaurant...


15 april 2020

09:39
Unifor members at Sonoco paper mill in Quinte West, Ontario, have been told their mill will close in June of this year due to 'market conditions' despite the parent company making a massive $83 million investment in its South Carolina operation. "The...

09:00
The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) states that the conditions under which registered nurses and health-care professionals are working in long-term care homes are "unfathomable."...

07:00
To help mobilize workers, especially in the current context, the Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Solidarity and Minister Responsible for the Mauricie Region, Jean Boulet, is confirming that the minimum wage will increase by 60 cents on May...


14 april 2020

09:00
Agnico Eagle Mines Limited  ("Agnico Eagle" or the "Company") is providing an update following the announcement by the Government of Quebec on April 13, 2020 to add mining operations to the list of priority activities and services that are permitted...


13 april 2020

17:59
The Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux (CIUSSS) de l'Ouest-de-l'Île-de-Montréal has asked the Ministry of Health and Social Services for approval to open a red hospitalization unit at LaSalle Hospital. This will allow the...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14