Sunday, February 28, 2021

Mass vaccination centres open in Laval starting Thursday Feb. 25

The Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de Laval says it will begin COVID-19 vaccination of Laval residents aged 85 and...

Laval restaurants file lawsuit against their insurers

Class action launched alleging non-respect of ‘business interruption’ clause A group of Quebec restaurant owners, including some in Laval, have joined forces to file a...

Small business insurance costs rising, says Canadian Federation of Independent Business

One in ten SMEs can no longer find an insurance provider, says national lobby group More than half of small businesses have seen their insurance...

CFIB-Quebec welcomes amendments to province’s economic recovery law

Small/medium businesses will be protected from evictions and property seizures The Quebec branch of the Canadian Federation for Independent Business says it is pleased with...

Canadians worried about closure of local businesses, CFIB says

Small/medium business lobby group wants Ottawa to modify COVID-19 aid programs Four in five Canadians are worried their favourite local businesses may close down as...

Facebook agrees to $9 million fine for making misleading privacy claims

Web giant allowed certain third-party developers to access personal information The Competition Bureau has announced that web giant Facebook is agreeing to pay a $9...

Laval bio-science companies involved in COVID-19 research

Cité de la Biotech is home to more than a dozen biotech firms Martin C. Barry While research is underway all over the world to find...

Laval well-placed to deal with COVID-19, says economic report

Region has ‘resilience’ and major construction projects are planned In a report on the state of Laval’s economy released by the city late last month,...

Nearly $2.5 million in federal aid announced for tech development

Ottawa sees Laval as an influential player in Quebec’s economy Federal Minister of Economic Development Mélanie Joly was in Laval last week to announce more than $2.44...

Deloitte moving to Espace Montmorency by early 2023

Project developer Montoni, Groupe Sélection and the Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ announced on Thursday that the professional services firm Deloitte will become a...

Laval hand sanitizer firm to ship one million units per week

Laval-based Neptune Wellness Solutions, which produces naturally-sourced health products, says it is accelerating production of its hand sanitizers to more than 1 million units...