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Hybrid electric propulsion aircraft |  A Swedish plane leads the way here and seduces Air Canada

Hybrid electric propulsion aircraft | A Swedish plane leads the way here and seduces Air Canada

Swedish electric commercial planes should cross the Canadian sky in a few years despite the millions given by Quebec and Ottawa to promote the planes of tomorrow. Air Canada chooses Heart Aerospace aircraft to electrify its fleet and becomes a shareholder in the company, a decision that arouses astonishment. Posted at 10:36 am Julien Arsenault …

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“Exaggerated margins”: gasoline retailers are lining their pockets in various regions

“Exaggerated margins”: gasoline retailers are lining their pockets in various regions

Gas station owners in most regions of Quebec, outside of the Montreal metropolitan area, are lining their pockets with margins that CAA-Quebec no longer hesitates to describe as “exaggerated.” The motorists’ advocacy organization avoids using the word collusion. However, he says he is observing a “new phenomenon” in which the prices of gasoline sold in …

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See a specialist doctor in Quebec: 10 days private, 381 days public

See a specialist doctor in Quebec: 10 days private, 381 days public

At the Fleurimont Hospital of the University Hospital Center of Sherbrooke (CHUS), I waited a year to take a breath test […] And I wanted answers right awayexclaims Mrs. Tardif. During our visit to the Laval clinic a few days ago, specialist doctor Jad Hobeika had good news for him. We eliminated many cases in …

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David Bensadoun, CEO of the Aldo Group |  Rebuilding a shoe empire

David Bensadoun, CEO of the Aldo Group | Rebuilding a shoe empire

It will have taken the Aldo Group more than two years to complete its restructuring since the company was placed under the protection of the Business Creditors Agreement Law (CCAA) in May 2020, at the height of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. David Bensadoun, CEO of Aldo Group, looks back on these two …

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Toyota in the crosshairs of a class action lawsuit

Misconduct at HGregoire

The disgraceful reputation car dealers have is tenacious. And it is not the practices of the HGregoire company, revealed by investigations by the Financial Markets Authority (AMF), that will restore the image of this industry. Posted yesterday at 6:30 am “HGregoire is the freedom to choose with confidence,” the Quebec used car giant’s website promises. …

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IREC study |  Desjardins too far from his cooperative ideals

IREC study | Desjardins too far from his cooperative ideals

Centralization of the administrative bodies, erosion of the power of the savings and credit cooperatives and the sense of belonging of the members, failures in the government of the board. This is just a sample of the highlights of an exhaustive and highly critical study on the evolution of the Desjardins Group carried out by …

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Elizabeth II 1926-2022 |  The immense fortune of the dissected queen

Elizabeth II 1926-2022 | The immense fortune of the dissected queen

(London) Queen Elizabeth II had amassed a personal fortune estimated at 370 million pounds (558 million Canadian dollars) from the sunday timeduring his 70-year reign, some of which are known and run by the government, but others are private. Posted yesterday at 22:08 The sovereign benefited from a royal lifestyle supported by the British taxpayer …

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