LONGUEUIL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwire – March 3, 2013) - Microflow, an ingenious piece of Canadian biotechnology, has arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) aboard SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft. The ISS crew used Canadarm2, the station’s 17-metre robotic arm, to catch Dragon at 5:31 a.m. EST.
MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwire – Dec. 21, 2012) - This news release is disseminated pursuant to National Instrument 62-103 The Early Warning System and Related Take Over Bids and Insider Reporting Issues in connection with the filing of an early warning report (the “Early Warning Report“) regarding the holdings of Palos Management Inc. (“Palos“) of warrants (“Warrants“) convertible into Class B Common Shares (“Shares“) Shares in the capital of IOU Financial Inc. (“IOU“). Palos advises that it holds directly 215,467 warrants convertible into common shares of IOU, representing 0.57% of IOU’s issued and outstanding voting shares on a partially diluted basis. The Warrants were acquired as commission for acting as an agent in a private placement of units of IOU.
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SAINT-JEAN-BAPTISTE, QUÉBEC–(Marketwire – Dec. 18, 2012) - Fronsac Real Estate Investment Trust (“Fronsac” or the “Trust”) (TSX VENTURE:GAZ.UN) is pleased to announce the conclusion today of a private placement of 11,718,750 units (the “Units”) at a subscription price of $0,32 per Unit (the “Offering“) for gross proceeds of $ 3,750,000. The Units were subscribed by investors pursuant to exemptions under Regulation 45-106 respecting prospectus and registration exemptions.
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OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Oct. 20, 2012) - His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will present the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal to 33 recipients on Sunday, October 21, 2012, at 4:45 p.m., at the Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle of Québec. The names of the recipients and their short citations will be released on the day of the ceremony.
MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwire – Aug. 8, 2012) - Tuango, Québec’s leading group-buying website, today announced the asset acquisition of Promo du Jour and Deal of the Day in Québec, properties of Yellow Media Inc. This transaction, the biggest in Tuango’s history, increases its membership base and extends their merchants’ reach to over one million Quebecers.
QUÉBEC, QUÉBEC–(Marketwire – July 28, 2012) - Today, 15 men and women from the Québec region became the newest officers in the Canadian Forces (CF) during an enrolment ceremony held on the flight deck of HMCS Ville de Québec.
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QUÉBEC CITY, QUÉBEC–(Marketwire – July 27, 2012) - Media representatives are invited to attend an enrolment ceremony that will take place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2012, aboard Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship Ville de Québec at Pier 22, Port of Québec.
QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC–(Marketwire – July 13, 2012) - Representatives of the media are invited to a news conference during which the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will announce a financial contribution to the Fédération des pourvoiries du Québec.
Original post: Media Advisory: Canada Economic Development
MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwire – June 30, 2012) - Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it has received firm orders for a total of eight Global business aircraft from an undisclosed customer. The orders consist of three Global 6000 and five Global 8000 jets. The transaction is valued at approximately $507 million US based on the 2012 list price for typically equipped aircraft.
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LAVAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwire – May 25, 2012) - The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry and Minister of State (Agriculture), on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), and Vincent Auclair, Member of the National Assembly (MNA) for Vimont and Quebec Deputy Government Whip, on behalf of Laurent Lessard, Minister of Municipal Affairs, Regions and Land Occupancy and Minister Responsible for the Société d’habitation du Québec (SHQ), today celebrated the opening of the Auberge du cour l’Envolée. The construction of this 16-unit shelter for youth in difficulty required a total investment of more than $1.5 million that was wholly provided by the governments of Canada and Quebec.