19 / 08 / 2014 02:17
From 10 to 12 April was held the exposure Chibougamau, j'te veux en photo! At Place le Chaînon. At the event, participants were invited to vote for their favorite photo. The photo of a river flowing from the Machin Bay of Chibougamau Lake to the Doré Lake from Mr. Louis Simard received the ...
19 / 08 / 2014 02:12
On January 25, as part of a tour of Quebec, Gaétan Lelièvre, Minister for Regions and Minister responsible for the Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine region, accompanied by Mr. Luc Ferland, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Natural Resources and as MNA for Ungava, confirmed the grant of...
13 / 08 / 2014 01:22
On July 10, Prime Minister Couillard has kicked off the construction of the first diamond mine in Quebec, the Projet Renard. This project that is driven by Stornoway Diamonds will be realized in the Otish Mountains in the north of Chibougamau and is estimated at more than $ 1 billion. ...
13 / 08 / 2014 11:53
With an investment of almost $ 100,000 that the company CLM Mécanique Chibougamau opened its doors November 1, 2013 under the Uni-Pro banner. The company offers a full service in the field of general mechanics. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RsQiMtcPS94&feature=youtu.be ...
The good economic news Chibougamau-Chapais (Conclusion of a business agreement between exp and TJCM)
03 / 07 / 2014 08:19
In Chibougamau on June 5, the engineering consulting firm exp Services and Table jamésienne concertation minière reached an agreement that allows its laboratory to the Centre d'étude appliquée du Quaternaire to continue its activities within exp. This agreement will increase the supply o...
17 / 06 / 2014 08:31
On May 13, was held the recognition supper of the Excel Foundation where six fellows were honored. Five students from Chibougamau and Chapais were selected to obtain a scholarship of $ 6,500 distributed over 5 years. The Foundation also awarded the scholarship in professional training spo...
The good economic news Chibougamau-Chapais (Gala du Concours québécois en entrepreneuriat Nord-du-Québec)
21 / 05 / 2014 02:01
The gala of the 16th edition of the Concours québécois en entrepreneuriat Nord-du-Québec was held in Chibougamau on May 6th. During the evening, 17 awards were presented to the winners who have distinguished themselves by the quality of their project, their innovation and creativity. Sch...
12 / 05 / 2014 01:11
From 1st to 4th May last, the Hunting and Fishing Association of Chibougamau presented its 46th edition of the trade show. Forty exhibitors took advantage of the presence of more than 2000 visitors and attend a variety of evening entertainment. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
02 / 05 / 2014 02:26
During an evening for disclosure of prices that took place Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Place le Chaînon, winners of the contest "Chibougamau, j'te veux en photo! "were revealed. In additionthe exposure of all pictures received, which continued until Saturday, April 12, was inaugurated ...
The good economic news Chibougamau-Chapais (Unveiling of the contest : Chibougamau, j'te veux en photo!)
29 / 04 / 2014 09:57
In Chibougamau, April 9, Développement Chibougamau announced the five winners of the contest "Chibougamau, j'te veux en photo!" In which 276 photos were submitted. The winners will have their pictures appear on postcards. This initiative was made possible with the support of the Pacte rur...
The good economic news Chibougamau-Chapais (Mission Grand Nord / Journal Les Affaires in Chibougamau)
14 / 04 / 2014 09:01
In Chibougamau, on March 25, the newspaper Les Affaires in collaboration with Développement Chibougamau, organized an econimic mission, a networking activity that hosted representatives of companies from all over Québec woh wish to establish business relationships with businesses well es...
20 / 03 / 2014 11:11
From February 27 to March 8 was held the Festival Folifrets Baie-James at Chibougamau. This 48th edition has attracted many visitors, a record participation of 645 snowmobilers for La Randonnée du Président. The economic spinoffs amounted to over $ 350 000. http://www.youtube.com/wa...
19 / 02 / 2014 01:24
Its is from January 29 to February 2 that took place the 38th edition of the minor hockey tournament of Chibougamau. This event has hosted more than 3,000 visitors, including 1,500 children and their families. The tournament has generated more than $ 350,000 in economic impact. ...
The good economic news Chibougamau-Chapais (Launch of the 16th of Concours québécois en entrepreneuriat Nord-du-Québec)
23 / 01 / 2014 10:09
On January 21 last, during a 5-7 organized by the SADC Chibougamau-Chapais, the honorary president of the Concours québécois en entrepreneuriat Nord-du-Québec, Mr. Bernard Lamontagne gave the kickoff of the 16th edition of the contest. A nice tool that brings together the world of educati...
16 / 01 / 2014 11:45
In a 5-7, Air Creebec made the announcement of a new round trip flight Chibougamau-Montreal on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays to respond to needs after a study from mining industries, companies/organizations in the region, the terminal users and citizens. http://www.youtube.com/watch?...
19 / 12 / 2013 11:59
The SADC Chibougamau-Chapais is proud of its participation to "Christmas for Everyone" in Chibougamau. This year, 161 baskets of groceries and 74 gifts were distributed to families who were in great need. Firefighters have raised a sum of $ 10 287 thanks to the generosity of the people. ...
13 / 12 / 2013 08:44
As part of the Nord-du-Québec orientation week, 160 people gathered for a career dinner in Chibougamau. This event gave the opportunity to 90 students in the process of career choices to meet professionals working in different fields which will allow them to make a better choices for their...
04 / 12 / 2013 02:13
On 19 and 20 November last, was held the regional entrepreneurial forum attracted more than 90 participants in Chapais. Under the theme "Entrepreneurship A to Z", the event has brought together people from all the regions, cris and jamésiens. https://www.youtube.com/w...
The good economic news Chibougamau-Chapais (Excellence Gala leisure, sports, culture Northern Québec)
12 / 11 / 2013 04:09
November 9 was held the Excellence Gala leisure, sports, culture Northern Québec at Chibougamau. This event took place to promote the sport, leisure and culture by recognizing the performance of laureates. During this event, the winners received a $ 750 scholarship in the various categories...
06 / 11 / 2013 01:24
Since last January, the Economic Development Center of Chibougamau is proud to have given over $ 900 donation to Refuge Capricorne through the initiative "On Friday, we give a donation for a jean". Center employees wear jeans every Friday in exchange of a $ 2 donation which is given to the ...
The good economic news Chibougamau-Chapais (A wooden bridge of 160 meters from Chantiers Chibougamau)
11 / 10 / 2013 09:59
Currently being installed this bridge with a length of 160 meters respects all standards of the Ministry of Transportation of Quebec. This achievement will be the first in the province with a bridge of such a great length. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDhnzjQSNEM (Frenc...
27 / 09 / 2013 03:05
Stornoway Diamond Corporation is pleased to announce the opening of the Renard Mine Road to all-season vehicle traffic for the first time. All four road construction segments of the road has been achieved two months earlier than expected. These achievements have been made possible by the st...
19 / 09 / 2013 11:06
The Groupe Les Affaires in collaboration with Développement Chibougamau held the Grand Nord II economic mission in Chibougamau on September 10 where 37 businessmen from across Quebec met more than 50 locals entrepreneurs. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGlW1mKQGvk&feature=youtu.be&n...
10 / 09 / 2013 02:21
On 24 and 25 August latest, was held the first edition of the festival "Discovering the Natural Resources" in Chibougamau organized by Développement Chibougamau and FaunENord. The purpose of this event is to introduce the natural resources that we find in the boreal forest and point out the...
29 / 08 / 2013 01:04
It is with an investment of over $ 200 000 that the new company "Amusons-Nous / La Source Express" de Chibougamau opened on June 21. The company offers a complete service of entertainment including electronics and an inside track for remote control vehicles. Source : ...
27 / 08 / 2013 03:08
On 24 and 25 august, was held the first edition of the event Discovering the Natural Resources organized by FaunENord and Développement Chibougamau. The purpose of this event is to introduce the natural resources that we find in the boreal forest and in the basement around us. Nearly 450...
14 / 08 / 2013 02:40
From 1 to 4 August, took place the 15th edition of the "Festival en août" in Chibougamau. The event attracted about 18 000 spectators. Twenty-four groups of professional and amateur singers have given excellent performances on stage. The event was closed with a fireworks show on the banks o...
07 / 08 / 2013 10:33
Come celebrate our region's natural resources. Hiking, taste experiences, entertainment, contests and family activities will all highlight the importance of mines, forests and non-timber forest products (NTFP) : mushrooms, plants, berries, etc. in our region. To consult the schedule, cli...
24 / 07 / 2013 02:32
It is with an investment of more than $ 65 000 that Distribution Daly of Chibougamau acquired rights of Multi-Marques bread products and a delivery truck. The acquisition allows the sale of POM products in the region. Source :
23 / 07 / 2013 09:21
Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSX-SWY) is very pleased to announce the receipt of a positive Environmental Assessment Decision for the Renard Diamond Project from the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency. The project has now received all of the major Québec and federal government ...