Metro is interested in medical marijuana

Metro does not close the door to the sale of cannabis for medical purposes in Jean Coutu and Brunet pharmacies. “If it is allowed, we will participate,” said Wednesday the big boss of Metro, Éric R. La Flèche, in conference call during the presentation of the financial results of the company. More than 600 pharmacies […]

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Molson starts selling beer on Amazon

Molson Coors launches sales of non-alcoholic beer on Amazon, a first in the country according to the company that now offers its premium golden lager Coors Edge on the Jeff Bezos merchant site. “We are excited to be at the forefront of the market by offering an alcohol-free beer on Amazon for the first time […]

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Facebook in turmoil, its financial horizon darkens

WASHINGTON | Mired in controversy, doubled by disappointing results and a vertiginous fall in the stock market, Facebook faced Thursday a strong storm and its financial horizon seemed clouded. The action of the first social network in the world has unscrewed Thursday since the first exchanges on Wall Street. Around 16:40 GMT, the title was worth […]

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These companies that control us

Google has been fined $ 7 billion for its controversial activities. Does this mark a turning point or is it just an innocuous financial burden? The American giant is one of the four most influential technology companies in the world. They are called GAFAs – Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple – and they together account for a significant […]

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A former collusionary boss wants to change a law

An ex-CEO of a construction firm who admitted to collusion is trying to change a law that would prevent him from getting a contractor’s license because of past bad practices. Joe Borsellino, known for having declared before the Charbonneau commission that ” everything is rigged” in Montreal, has been asking for a license from the Régie du […]

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Bitreon, Patreon’s competitor, will be released in August, will be decentralized and will use Bitcoin Cash

A group of developers recently announced the launch of the “Bitreon.cash” platform. It should look like Patreon crowdfunding app  but will be more focused on censorship resistance and fueled by Bitcoin Cash (BCH) payments. Bitreon.cash comes into play The Patreon crowdfunding service, created in 2013 by Jack Conte and Sam Yam, allows developers to create specific subscriptions to different […]

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Dieselgate: Volkswagen has “repaired” 80% of European vehicles concerned

German automaker Volkswagen has “largely” kept its promises to European customers injured by the engine rigging scandal, announced Monday the European Commission, which regrets nonetheless the efforts of the company at least. “Volkswagen has largely complied with the promised plan of action, but their attitude towards European consumers is still what I call” thinking small, […]

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Mason Graphite takes stock

After receiving environmental authorizations in June, Mason Graphite reviewed the next steps of its Lac Guéret project and its Baie-Comeau processing plant, which is expected to create about 100 permanent jobs. The company plans to produce 50,000 tonnes of graphite concentrate per year at Lac Guéret, located 285 kilometers north of Baie-Comeau. It plans to invest […]

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