Quebec

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Dec 9th, 2006 by shannon last post
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Home Depot Flyer Not Being Honored At Quebec Home Depot Store
This has made major news here. A local Home Depot store here has gone against the wishes of it's head office and decided to disregard the advertised price on a new door, and issue it's own higher price. Will be interesting to see what comes of this as... (by shannon)
Nov 4th, 2006 by sw last post
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Working in Quebec?Want to learn french.
I was thinking about moving to Montreal from Toronto. I work as a Heating and Air Conditioning/refrigeration technician. I have to deal a lot with customers on my job. How hard would it be for me to work in Quebec if I cant speak french? Would anybody... (by sw)
Oct 30th, 2006 by EleaDg last post
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French Cool Classes
Hello, I'm living in Montreal, and I'm trying to find a way to learn French in a cool mood ie like during skiing trip or visiting. Do you know any classes or school providing french lessons not to formal ? Thanks for your help... :cool::D (by EleaDg)
Oct 24th, 2006 by gearheaded1 last post
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Alta. poised to overtake Que. as No. 2 economy
Read this article at One thing I don't get is if Quebec has the No 2 economy in Canada, why in the world is it considered a "have-not/poor" province.... (by kass17)
Oct 13th, 2006 by sw last post
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French
Québec is french right? I have heard that in some parts of Canada you do speak french. But I do not know where it really is. And english is bigger than french right? But what about the parlament what do they speak do they both speak french and english to... (by lo2)
Sep 19th, 2006 by EternalSunshine last post
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Englsih and Francais in Montreal?
HI I visited Montreal last month and the language thing confuses me a bit. I heard both languages being spokeen in the streets but Montreal is a french city. I have been watching the news and I see that everybody is speaking english in Montreal. Can... (by sw)
Sep 9th, 2006 by melaguirre last post
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Did you sit next to me at the beach in Wildwood, NJ?
I sat next to a canadian guy and his family at the beach in Wildwood, New Jersey one day during the first week in August of this year. He asked me "did you see the dolphin? If you know of a family of 5 that traveled to the Jersey Shore in August,... (by melaguirre)
Sep 3rd, 2006 by mwrc last post
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La Sarre,Que
Il ya tu du mond ici de La Sarre ou Normetal ici :D (by mwrc)
Aug 23rd, 2006 by sine000 last post
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Tournoi Mario kart DS!!!
Vous voulez participer a un tournoi mario kart ds???? Allor inscriver vous sur www.xxvagabondxx.piczo.com!! C;est gratuit et vous pouvez gagner des prix pour la premiere placE!! (by vagabond)
Aug 9th, 2006 by sonja75 last post
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a trip in Canada (Ontario-Quebec)
Hi! I'm planning to come in Quebec from 9 to 28 september. I would like to have some advices from you about places, means of transport etc. I'd like to visti Tadoussac-Quebec city-Motreal-Ottawa-Toronto. Is the bus the only public mean of transport to... (by sonja75)
Jul 23rd, 2006 by Segnar last post
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Les Québécois
>>Le Québecois ne te trompe pas: Y tfourre >>Le Québecois ne manque pas ses cours: Y fox >>Le Québecois n'est pas menteur: C't'un esti dcrosseur >>Le Québecois n'est pas un expert: C't'une tite bolle >>Le Québecois n'est pas con: C't'un épais >>Le... (by Numure)
Jul 12th, 2006 by Machjo last post
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Quelles langues secondes pour les ecoles Quebecoises?
Si le Ministere d'Education du Quebec etait pour donne plus de choix de langues secondes aux ecoles Quebecoises, quelles langues voudriez-vous voir sur la liste. Juste pour limite la liste, disons que le gouvernement provinciale etait pour limite le... (by Machjo)
Jul 9th, 2006 by McDonald last post
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Starting a credit history in Montreal
Hi! I'm planning to move to Canada (Montreal) in a couple of months. So, I'm trying to figure out how to arrange my life in Montreal. To start a credit history in Canada what bank should I choose? (by sud-west)
Jul 9th, 2006 by soldat007 last post
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Bars in Chicoutimi - Oublie Montreal et Quebec!
Chicoutimi is all about sitting on patios and chilling during the summer....A great bar for this is La tour a biere...It's an incredible micro-brewery....they make some crazy beers, like blueberry beer, and smoked beer...LOL They also have multiple... (by Vitamin C)
Jul 9th, 2006 by Said1 last post
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Alternative to Bill 101?
I'd like to know your thoughts on the following: Wht if the Ministry of Education allowed at least, let's say, four language choices in its elementary and secondary schools, while limiting the restrictions of Bill 101 to "any language taught to 50% or... (by Machjo)
Jun 29th, 2006 by lolathestripe last post
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Jonquiere and Chicoutimi!! Information Needed :)
Hi everyone. I'm a student currently living in Vancouver, and I'm leaving tomorrow to spend 5 weeks in Jonquiere! I'm doing this program through the college there where I'll be living with a family and taking French classes during the day. I'm really... (by lolathestripe)
Jun 26th, 2006 by dekhqonbacha last post
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j'ai besoin d'aide ici.....a propos de la souverainete......
allez voir ce lien: il y a des discussion sur la souverainete que je crois ne plairon pas tout le ici (by s_pics)
Jun 26th, 2006 by dekhqonbacha last post
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Montréal
I know there's some people here from my favourite city in Canada. So what's been going on since I moved to Toronto? I was in the city in August for two weeks, what a great time. Anything special going on inbetween now and xmas? I wanna get back soon! (by Andem)
May 21st, 2006 by dekhqonbacha last post
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Directions...
I know this is really really annoying :P but I'm looking for directions to Ikea from Lionel Groulx....does a metro go out that far...or do we need to get a bus? Thanks a mil (by tywy)
May 19th, 2006 by dekhqonbacha last post
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Want to meet english speaking people in Québec City
Hi Everyone ! I came back from Vancouver last October after 1 year and a half living there. Because I dont want to lose the English Ive learned, I would like to meet or discuss with English speaking people living in Québec city. Im still good with... (by zazouy)
May 13th, 2006 by dekhqonbacha last post
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Working in Montreal
Do you have to be bilingual to work in Montreal as a student? (by tywy)
May 10th, 2006 by SlayerJake last post
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job searching
Bonjour, Je suis nouveau venue en Montreal et sur ce forum. J ai immigre de Roumanie de 1 mois et pour le moment je chereche quelque chose de travail pour m intregrer mieux et pour ameliorer ma francaise. J ai ete professeure de biologie dans la... (by daria26mtl)
May 5th, 2006 by Roger last post
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Quebec Gets UNESCO Rep.
-Canada's Harper makes more Quebec concessions (Adds reaction by separatists paras 12-13) By David Ljunggren OTTAWA(Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, keen to both boost his support in French-speaking Quebec and to counter... (by Roger)
May 3rd, 2006 by Roger last post
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Compulsory English education and Bill 101; contradictory?
It would seem to me that the French language in Quebec being threatened by the English language is partially the fault of the Quebec government itself! Right now in the province of Quebec, everyone is required to learn English either as a language of... (by Machjo)
May 2nd, 2006 by Roger last post
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Quebec BANS 2-4D : When will "the Rest" catch up?
Activists Defend Quebec's Ban on 2,4-D January 17, 2006 Good for hem, maybe the "rest of Canada" needs to take a lesson in corporate regulation from the great province of Quebec. ... (by Karlin)
Apr 2nd, 2006 by Said1 last post
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8 Billion Dollar Facelift Proposed for Montreal
Looks like more of the same in my old city. Taxes just keep going up. This time it's 8 billion dollars that taxpayers will have to fork over for this new facelift project. Incredible! ... (by Nascar_James)
Mar 11th, 2006 by FiveParadox last post
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Le Licenciement de Mme Gendron
Benoît Seauvageau, le député de Repentigny et le porte-parole du Bloc Québecois pour les quéstions relevant du Conseil du trésor, était content d'entendre qu'un arbitre est statué que le licenciement de madame Édith Gendron (comme fonctionnaire à... (by FiveParadox)
Mar 6th, 2006 by iamcanadian last post
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It's time for towns to celebrate
It's time for towns to celebrate Demerger kicks in; Flag-raisings, levees will mark return to city status ANN CARROLL, The Gazette Published: Saturday, December 31, 2005 Mayor Anthony Housefather and some city councillors attended. Residents... (by iamcanadian)
Feb 3rd, 2006 by McDonald last post
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Quebec travel questions...language questions too.
I was hoping to travel east next year ..having never travelled east of Saskatchewan...(except to go to the east coast of the USA). I have always wanted to go to Ottawa/Gatineau...as well as Montreal and maybe Quebec City and small towns around there.... (by Semperfi_dani)
Feb 3rd, 2006 by McDonald last post
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Top court strikes down Quebec private health-care law
The Supreme Court of Canada ruled Thursday that the Quebec government cannot prevent people from paying for private insurance for health-care procedures covered under medicare. Even though I have no love for our system as it stands I alway hoped we... (by ottawabill)
Dec 31st, 2005 by Nascar_James last post
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Montreal Towns Demerge After Initially Merging
Fifteen towns that are part of the greater Montreal region and that had initially merged to officially become a part of the city of Montreal (I guess a similar approach that was done in toronto) will tomorrow once again become independant towns. This... (by Nascar_James)
Dec 14th, 2005 by #juan last post
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Quebec deficit vastly underestimated
Globe and Mail (by MMMike)
Oct 12th, 2005 by splinters last post
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Quebec City or Montreal?
Hola. Just wanted some opinions. (by jamie)
Oct 2nd, 2005 by blonde last post
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Quebec City
Anyone like Quebec city? I went to visit a friend of mine in Val cartier and I went to quebec city a few times... after the touristy stuff during the day, we hit the clubs... the best one i went to there was "The Dag" (thats what us english people... (by kden604)
Jun 18th, 2005 by Cathou last post
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Any deals to Montréal?
Since I just spent 2 weeks in Montréal and took the train there this time, I was wondering if anybody came across any good air-fares. Westjet has a price of 450$ Return from Toronto which is kind of outrageous. The train costs 200$ or a little more, and... (by Andem)
Mar 20th, 2005 by missile last post
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Another Quebec/Canada Difference
The Supreme court has just upheld Quebec's long standing regulation against putting the colour yellow into their margarine.Ye Gads! Imagine white Parkay!! Oh,the horror! (by missile)