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Preventing accidents in 24 years or less – The Youth Squad is back for a thirteenth year

Rimouski, QC , May 12, 2014 / CNW Telbec / – The CSST announced that the youth squad will return for the thirteenth consecutive year. It will be available free of charge to Quebec employers who hire young people. Services Squad will be available from May 17 to August 8. It offers free outreach activities for young workers. Every summer, […]

Gingoog-Claveria Road concreting nears completion, to reduce travel time to the region’s booming capital

GINGOOG CITY, Philippines (May 8, 2014) — The multi-million peso concreting of the Secondary National Highway linking the City of Gingoog and the Municipality of Claveria, Misamis Oriental in Northern Mindanao region is nearing its completion which would lessen remarkably the travel time from here to Cagayan de Oro City, the region’s booming capital, around […]

Record attendance in Quebec museums in 2013

Québec, May 8, 2014 – In 2013, Québec’s museums welcomed 14.2 million visitors, a record high since the beginning of the compilation of statistics on this subject there 10 years. Previous attendance records were recorded in 2012 (13.3 million visitors) and 2010 (12.8 million). These results come from a survey conducted since 2003 by the Centre for […]

World Day for hand hygiene: the network of health and social services in the Capitale-Nationale mobilizes

QUEBEC CITY, May 5, 2014 / CNW Telbec / – The Agency for Health and Social Services of the National Capital and the institutions of the network of health and social services in the Capitale-Nationale unite their efforts to raise awareness nursing staff, patients and visitors to the institutions that issue is hand hygiene. Although […]

April 2014 Midwife Licensure Examination results released in three (3) working days

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,093 out of 2,365 passed the Midwife Licensure Examination given by the Board of Midwifery in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Legazpi, Lucena, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga last April 2014. The members of the Board of Midwifery who gave the licensure examination are Dr. […]

Minister Yves Bolduc kicks off the 9th National Day of Sport and Physical Activity

QUEBEC CITY, May 1, 2014 / CNW Telbec / – The Minister of Education, Recreation and Sports and Minister of Higher Education, Research and Science, Yves Bolduc, today gave the start of the 9 th  National Day of sport and physical activity. This day aims to encourage people to take every opportunity offered to him to adopt, maintain […]

Grand Prix health and safety 2014 – Three companies in Laval crowned

LAVAL, QC , May 1, 2014 / CNW Telbec / – The CSST process last night to present his Grand Prix health and safety in the region ofLaval . During this event, which highlighted the faces prevention, nine companies and two government agencies who have distinguished themselves in the Innovation category for achievements implemented, tangible projects and proactive approaches […]

REPEAT – International Workers Day – Increase the minimum wage to $ 10.35 per hour on May 1

QUEBEC CITY, April 30, 2014 / CNW Telbec / – The Minister of Labour and Minister responsible for the Capitale-Nationale, Mr. Sam Hamad , announced that the general minimum wage in Quebec will be $ 10.35 on 1 st May, an increase of $ 0.20 per hour. The minimum wage payable to employees gratuity will be increased by $ 8.75 […]