New Quebec


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New Quebec

a region of E Canada, formerly the Ungava district of Northwest Territories (1895--1912), extending from the line of the Eastmain and Hamilton Rivers north between Hudson Bay and Labrador: absorbed by Quebec in 1912: contains extensive iron deposits. Area: about 777 000 sq. km (300 000 sq. miles)
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The new Quebec City site is expected to serve a similar purpose on a provincial level.
Mobile communications company Virgin Mobile Canada announced on Friday new Quebec Unlimited Plan, available for CAD60 per month.
I think the advent of the new Quebec school curriculum, "Ethics and Religious Culture," should be a wake-up call.
Two major helicopter-supported reconnaissance geological surveys were carried out over the area north of 52[degrees]N (known as New Quebec) by Eade (1966) and Stevenson (1968).
New Quebec microbreweries at this year's festival include Brouemont and BierBrier.
Laser Two will be the new Quebec company formed out of the partnership that will perform the laser sintering for clients.
On the occasion of a teaching engagement I undertook in Germany a little over ten years ago, Reiner Schulze, the executive editor of the then soon-to-be-established Zeitschrift fur Europaisches Privatrecht and current director of the Institut fur Deutsche und Europaische Rechtsgeschichte of the Westfalische Wilhelms-Universitat, in Munster, invited me to contribute a brief text in English on the new Quebec Civil Code (which was just about to come into force on 1 January 1994).
"We don't want any other kind of magnet at our new Quebec City facility.
It is an account of the attempt to create a new Quebec in the West much like that of his ancestors who fashioned a New France in North America.
The Social Union Framework Agreement was reached, ironically without Quebec's endorsement, in part as a response to the close outcome of the 1995 referendum, And, most recently, Canada's premiers, hoping to build a new era of constructive and cooperative federalism, have approved of new Quebec Premier Jean Charest's Council of the Federation addressing and redressing major contentious issues in federal-provincial relations.
Instead money was provided for training and make-work projects so the displaced fishery workers could qualify for employment insurance benefits for the winter, and the new Quebec government of Jean Charest promised three weeks of aid and agreed to pay the interest on the Coasters' fishing boat loans.
Quebec's new wave of feature filmmakers from the mid-sixties climaxed with Arcand's masterful portrayal of the new Quebec in Delin de l'empire americain (1986).
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