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News Canada » Quebec: Hockey Canada, Quebec politicians face off over pronunciation of names

News channel or source: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/olympics/language-spat-hits-olympics-as-hockey-canada-demands-names-be-said-in-english/article38054379/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Hockey Canada is facing a barrage of criticism from politicians in Quebec and Ottawa over a distinctly Canadian language controversy: Whether players' names should be pronounced with an English or French accent at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

News Canada » Quebec: The winds of change keep Ontario’s Tories afloat and threaten the Liberals in Quebec

News channel or source: https://www.thestar.com/opinion/star-columnists/2018/02/21/the-winds-of-change-keep-ontarios-tories-afloat-and-threaten-the-liberals-in-quebec.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

In Quebec, where no provincial party has the close links to Canada’s conservative movement that are par for the course in the other provinces, it is that resiliency that is emerging as a must-watch trend. The tea leaves of the Ontario polls are bound to ...

News Canada » Quebec: 2018 Canada spring forecast: Plentiful snow to extend ski season in West; Ontario, Quebec on alert for flooding

News channel or source: https://www.accuweather.com/en/weather-news/2018-canada-spring-forecast-plentiful-snow-to-extend-ski-season-in-west-ontario-quebec-on-alert-for-flooding/70004187
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Ontario and Quebec will face the risk of flooding this spring as an active weather pattern spreads rain and snow across the region on a regular basis. Meanwhile, chilly air will linger in the Canadian Prairies as storms slam the Rockies with late-season snow.

News Canada » Quebec: Quebec court upholds assembly’s decision to ban carrying of kirpan

News channel or source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/amritsar/quebec-court-upholds-assemblys-decision-to-ban-carrying-of-kirpan/articleshow/63020678.cms
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

AMRITSAR: A court in Quebec province of Canada has upheld the right of national assembly to prohibit Sikhs from entering its building wearing a kirpan (ceremonial dagger), one of the five religious symbols of Sikhs. Following an incident of four Sikhs ...

News Canada » Quebec: Hockey Canada under fire after announcer reportedly told to stop using French pronunciation

News channel or source: http://nationalpost.com/sports/olympics/hockey-canada-under-fire-announcer-reportedly-told-to-stop-using-french-pronunciation
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Federal Heritage Minister Melanie Joly said she was “extremely surprised” by Hockey Canada’s position, while Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard called it “deplorable” and “ridiculous.” A story in Le Journal de Montreal said Sebastien Goulet ...

News Canada » Quebec: Canada's Caisse fund reports 9.3 percent return in 2017

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/finance/topstories/canadas-caisse-fund-reports-93-percent-return-in-2017/ar-BBJq0u6
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

MONTREAL, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Canada’s second-largest pension fund, the Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec, on Wednesday reported a 9.3 percent return on its clients’ funds in 2017, helped by a strong performance from its equities investments.

News Canada » Quebec: Fraser Institute News Release: Saskatchewan 2nd most attractive jurisdiction worldwide for mining investment; Quebec and Ontario also in global top 10

News channel or source: http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/fraser-institute-news-release-saskatchewan-2nd-most-attractive-jurisdiction-worldwide-for-mining-investment-quebec-and-ontario-also-in-global-top-10-1016695239
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Quebec ranks second in Canada (6th overall), followed by Ontario (7th), which improved its rank from 18th last year. British Columbia (20th) and Alberta (49th) both continue to receive low marks from investors for regulatory uncertainty and concerns ...

News Canada » Quebec: New Arctic Surf Clam license to benefit First Nations in Atlantic Canada and Quebec

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/prnewswire/press_releases/2018/02/21/C5532
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

OTTAWA, Feb. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - Enhancing access to fisheries provides an opportunity to create social and economic benefits for coastal and Indigenous communities, and further promote economic prosperity for middle class Atlantic Canadians. Today, the ...

News Canada » Quebec: Restaurants Canada pleased with Quebec’s Bill 170 proposals

News channel or source: https://forextv.com/top-news/restaurants-canada-pleased-with-quebecs-bill-170-proposals/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Montreal, Feb. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Restaurants Canada welcomes today’s tabling of Bill 170 in the Quebec National Assembly. This bill will modernize the province’s Régie des alcools and des courses et des jeux (RACJ) rules. We are pleased ...

News Canada » Quebec: Cannabis Winners And Losers In Manitoba And Quebec

News channel or source: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4147920-cannabis-winners-losers-manitoba-quebec
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Hydropothecary received that largest award in Quebec. Further, Quebec's future orders could as much as triple - the current order is well below Canada's national cannabis use rates. In the future, Ontario, British Columbia, and Alberta will all announce ...