Proposed federal legislation freezing sale, imports of handguns draws criticism from Winnipeg gun owner

New legislation tabled by the federal government is taking aim at handgun ownership. Tabled Monday afternoon, the bill is a mix of federal measures that didn’t pass before last year’s election and adds some new proposals made during the campaign. “We are introducing legislation to implement a national freeze on handgun ownership,” Trudeau announced at […]

Celtics: from dusk to brilliance in one season

On January 6, the Celtics squandered a 25-point lead against the New York Knicks and they lost unfortunately, being the fifth loss in seven games and they were also sailing in 11th place in the Eastern Conference with 18-21. the coach Ime Udokafrustrated and disappointed, in his first year with Boston he called his team […]

High-tech arts center SAT kicks off 25th birthday bash

Breadcrumb Trail Links Technology Local News Entertainment Despite its longevity, the Société des arts technologiques remains a mystery to many Montrealers. Its new boss wants to change that. “I like to say that the SAT is like an octopus with many different tentacles,” says CEO Jenny Thibault. Photo by Allen McInnis /Montreal Gazette Article content […]

Auto parts manufacturers from Nuevo León move towards the electric car market: Manuel Montoya

Monterey, NL. Monterrey companies such as Nemak, Metalsa Y Quimmco Group are moving towards the manufacture of components for electric vehicles, however, supercharger technology is lacking and batteries are very expensive, said Manuel Montoya Ortega, director of the Automotive Cluster of Nuevo León. However, he warned that the electric vehicle it is simpler, and there […]

The Alouette aluminum smelter turns 30

The largest aluminum smelter in the Americas, located in Sept-Îles on the North Shore, will celebrate its 30th anniversary on Tuesday. Thirty years ago, on May 31, 1992, aluminum was first poured at the Alouette smelter in Sept-Îles. The announcement of the construction of this $1.4 billion plant revived the economy of Sept-Îles overnight. Then […]

Unlimited general strike in 22 branches of the SQDC

These some 250 union members had given themselves a strike mandate in February. They are asking the employer for a catch-up salary and better working conditions, in particular on schedules and work-family balance. ” We are on strike until we reach an agreement with the SQDCQuebec Cannabis Societyparticularly on the salary issue. » — A […]

Canada will limit the small arms market with new legislation

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces new gun control legislation in Ottawa, Ontario, on Monday. Patrick Doyle/The Canadian Press via AP hide title toggle title Patrick Doyle/The Canadian Press via AP Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces new gun control legislation in Ottawa, Ontario, on Monday. Patrick Doyle/The Canadian Press via AP Canadian Prime Minister […]

New tax for wine and spirits producers

Producers of artisanal wines and spirits will be subject to a new tax by the federal government, starting next July. This decision by the Government of Canada follows a complaint by Australia to the World Trade Organization. Although Ottawa has announced a financial compensation program, some producers fear being forgotten. Exempt from excise tax since […]

Côte-Nord: a place appreciated by tourists

A few weeks before the start of the summer season, the North Shore still seems to be one of the preferred destinations for tourists. • Read also: Tourism: a new river shuttle between Quebec and Côte-de-Beaupré At Attitude Nordique, we have been preparing for the next tourist season for a few weeks. Visitors have been […]

Monkeypox: WHO does not fear a pandemic

The World Health Organization (WHO) assured Monday that it has no fears for the moment that the spread of the monkeypox virus beyond African countries could trigger a global pandemic. • Read also: Nigeria: 21 confirmed cases of monkeypox, including one fatal • Read also: Monkey pox: a vaccine available tomorrow Asked at a press […]

The forest of Saint-Mathieu-du-Parc saved?

The Saint-Mathieu-du-Parc Protected Area Coalition will receive $196,000 to work on the proposal for a protected area in the municipality. The money will be used to prepare the official request to preserve this territory near La Mauricie National Park. “This money will be used to characterize the territory, make inventories of endangered wildlife species such […]

Canada will limit the small arms market with a new law

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government introduced legislation Monday that would freeze the import, purchase or sale of firearms. “We are limiting the number of firearms in this country,” Trudeau said. Regulations to stem the growth of personal handguns are expected to be enacted this fall. “It will be illegal to buy, […]