Sunday, November 29, 2020

Cascades paper announces closing of Laval napkin facility

Montreal-based paper manufacturer Cascades Inc. announced on Wednesday that it will be closing its Laval napkin-making facility at the end of June. The company says...

Cider brewery and its owners fined $1.65 million by Revenu Québec

Cidrerie Solar Inc., which produced a range of apple cider-based alcoholic beverages, was fined more than $1,042,093 by Revenu Québec for tax evasion last...

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...
Quebec allots $2.02 million for local culture and eco-projects

Mayor pleased with $2.3 billion aid pledged to cities by Quebec for second wave...

Laval mayor Marc Demers said on Friday he was pleased and relieved to hear news that the province's CAQ government decided to allot $2.3...

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 C of C forum contemplates the post-COVID-19 economy

CAQ finance minister sees balanced budgets and stable taxes in five years While everyone at the federal, provincial or municipal levels seems to be talking...

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,...

Canada well-positioned to continue COVID-19 recovery support, says Mélanie Joly

‘We still have firepower in terms of fiscal capacity,’ federal Economic Development Minister says While some of Canada’s leading economists are suggesting Ottawa won’t be...

Quebec extends tax payment deadline again: It’s now Sept. 30

With the after-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic still playing havoc with the Quebec economy, the province's Coalition Avenir Québec government announced on Monday that...

Optimism buoys City of Laval’s economic recovery plan

City focuses on key industries and businesses in post-COVID-19 strategy With a high wind of optimism blowing through its sails, the City of Laval is...

Quebec projecting $14.9-billion deficit for this fiscal year

Quebec Finance Minister Eric Girard saysthat while the province is living through anunprecedented crisis, the economy should rebound by the end of 2021. Projecting...