Quebec Construction

'Disappointed'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2013 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Quebec Premier Pauline Marois says she's "very disappointed" to introduce a law that will force the province's striking construction workers ...

Quebec Plans Back-To-Work Legislation To End Construction Strike

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2013 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - The Quebec government is planning to introduce back-to-work legislation to bring an end to the province's construction strike.Labour Minister...

ON STRIKE

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The sounds of hammering, drilling and digging at Quebec's bustling construction sites were replaced by chants and waving picket signs as wo...

HE QUITS

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada Politics

Montreal Mayor Gerald Tremblay has announced his resignation less than a week after he was personally implicated in testimony at Quebec's public inqui...

Off Limits

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - If Canadian taxpayers were hoping that the corruption inquiry now rocking Quebec might also explore federal political parties, they might b...

Here's How To Clean Up Quebec's Construction Industry: Corruption Inquiry Witness

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A Quebec corruption inquiry that has been loaded with surprises saw yet another one Tuesday: the chief counsel suddenly announced he was qu...

Illegal Political Fundraising Commonplace: Quebec Corruption Witness

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A star witness at Quebec's corruption inquiry said illegal political financing was not limited to municipal politics in Montreal as he accu...

'Donnie Brasco' Testifies At Quebec Corruption Probe

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebecers might be shocked by reports of Mafia control over the construction industry, which is allegedly so rife with corruption and collu...

Will 'Donnie Brasco' Take The Stand In Quebec Corruption Probe?

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.16.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The underworld will be placed under the microscope this fall when Quebec's corruption inquiry begins probing links between the construction...

Arrested

CBC | Posted 10.09.2012 | Canada Business

Businessman Tony Accurso, who was arrested Thursday morning on charges linked to a multimillion-dollar tax-evasion conspiracy, was released by police ...

'I Never, Never, Never Intervened'

CBC | Posted 10.08.2012 | Canada Politics

Jean Charest has denied any intervention in a Quebec provincial police investigation of Eddy Brandone, a former treasurer of FTQ-construction, after a...

Why He Blew The Whistle On Quebec Construction Corruption

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee and Lia Levesque, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.14.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A long-awaited Quebec public inquiry has made its first political dent in the Charest government, with a star witness Thursday offering a d...

Organized Crime, Kickbacks And Construction: Quebec Probe Begins

CP | Jonathan Montpetit, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.21.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A public inquiry with possibly devastating political ramifications has begun in Quebec with the presiding judge outlining the ambitious tas...

Tories Have Close Ties To Firms In Quebec Corruption Scandal

CP | Jonathan Montpetit, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The federal Conservative party received donations from dozens of employees at three engineering firms now implicated in high-profile police...

Quebec Roads Get Massive Cash Infusion

CBC | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Politics

Transport Quebec has announced its annual spending plans for road construction in the province. The Quebec government will ...

Taxman Taking Private Sector Bribes?

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 01.04.2012 | Canada Politics

UPDATE: The NDP is demanding a cross-Canada probe into alleged corruption at the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). The call comes after The Globe And Mail ...

Construction Workers Return To Work In Quebec

CBC | Posted 12.26.2011 | Canada Politics

Construction workers at sites across the province are expected back on the job Wednesday after two days of wildcat strikes paralyzed much...

Construction Sites Idle In Quebec Amid Crackdown On Unions

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2011 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Quebec construction crews were back on the job after two days of illegal strikes but the toxic climate persisted Wednesday.Hearings into legi...