Core inflation picks up in Canada

Core inflation picks up in Canada

Despite the comforting speeches of the political and monetary authorities, inflation has taken hold in the country. In fact, core inflation, which excludes volatile sectors like energy and food, is accelerating after it began to slow in the United States, economists at Desjardins note. Posted yesterday at 8:35am Andre Dubuc The press As for the … Read more

Compétivert achieves its goals two years earlier than planned

Quebec businesses clearly needed a program like Compétivert: in less than a year, we exceeded our three-year budget of $375 million to encourage environmentally responsible practices. Posted at 8:00 am Karim Benessaieh The press Compétivert was launched by Investissement Québec in March 2021 and as of March 31 has already been used for 379.2 million … Read more

Luxembourg | The airless tire revolution is on its way

(Colmar-Berg) Indestructible and maintenance-free airless tires could soon be fitted to commercial vehicles before they revolutionize cars, according to the promises of Goodyear, Michelin and Bridgestone. Posted at 1:03 p.m Taimaz SZIRNIKS Media Agency France A Tesla equipped with airless tires was put through its paces by journalists on the Goodyear test track in Luxembourg … Read more

World Trade Center | Silverstein Properties opens research and development center in Montreal

Silverstein Properties, the company behind the redevelopment of New York’s World Trade Center, plans to open a new 30-person research and development (R&D) center in downtown Montreal with the goal of transforming tenant management into a full service platform. Posted at 4:00 p.m Andre Dubuc The press The news broke during Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante’s … Read more

Stock market: New black session on Wall Street, indices are declining

(Photo: Getty Images) MARKET OVERVIEW. Wall Street had another black session on Wednesday, one of the worst since 2020 for the indices, ushered in on the day after a rebound by a string of bad announcements from major retailers that raised fears about consumption and corporate earnings. Consult market news (again). Stock market indices at … Read more