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Quebec invests $30 million in electric-vehicle manufacturing

Quebec invests $30 million in electric-vehicle manufacturing

Jtaylor March 12, 2012 0

Public-private partnership to produce green buses for international market. The Quebec government announced on Wednesday that it was investing $30 million in an ambitious $73-million public-private project that plans to develop electric buses for

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Quebec: Heart of asbestos country reinvents itself

Quebec: Heart of asbestos country reinvents itself

Jtaylor March 12, 2012 0

Thetford Mines was the heart of the controversial industry. And asbestos jobs have dwindled, the town has diversified  It’s an unlikely match, but a green chemistry institute is thriving in the old headquarters of

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Canadian Stocks Rise as U.S. Payrolls Increase

Canadian Stocks Rise as U.S. Payrolls Increase

Jtaylor March 12, 2012 0

Canadian stocks rose, trimming a weekly loss, as insurance, base-metals and manufacturing shares advanced after the U.S. reported a bigger gain in payrolls than most economists in a Bloomberg survey had forecast. Manulife Financial

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Canadian manufacturers must ‘step up their game,’ economist warns

Canadian manufacturers must ‘step up their game,’ economist warns

Jtaylor March 12, 2012 0

OTTAWA — Canada’s manufacturing industry will continue to rebound in 2012, but with the same problems plaguing it now as before the economic downturn, it is destined to remain a shadow of its former

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Hello world!

Hello world!

Jtaylor March 4, 2012 1

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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