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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...

Minister of Middle Class Prosperity meets online with Laval Chamber of Commerce

Local business owners warn Mona Fortier about looming labour shortages Federal Minister of Middle Class Prosperity Mona Fortier dropped into Laval virtually last week for...

A new day dawns for the Montreal region’s taxi services

Champlain Taxi among the firms set to provide Laval residents with service Following a major and sometimes tumultuous reorganization of the Montreal region’s taxi services,...

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...

Laval launches Phase II of its ‘Biotech City’ science park project

City believes pandemic could stimulate an upswing in science research The City of Laval says it is going ahead with a second phase of its...

Quebec market regulator says COVID-19 scams are increasing

Economic fears spawn frauds, says Autorité des marchés financiers The watchdog agency that regulates financial and investment services in Quebec has issued a warning about...

Chrétien’s 1990s welfare cuts ‘a blueprint’ for health-care reform, says Fraser Institute

Conservative think tank chooses a Liberal government’s strategy as an example to emulate Fundamental reform of Canada’s health care system should start by following the...

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...

Younger employees suffer anxiety from excessive videoconference meetings, says survey

A new study is providing insights on the high degree of anxiety and self-consciousness experienced by those who are part of the younger videoconference-focused...

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...