Quebec Opposition unconvinced province will impose penalty on unvaccinated
MONTREAL — Quebec's announcement that it would tax unvaccinated residents sparked strong reaction and pushed Canadian premiers to take a position on it, but the province's official Opposition says it's unconvinced the government will go ahead with its threat. Describing Quebec Premier François Legault's plan as a "trial balloon," Liberal health critic Monsef Derraji said Wednesday he thinks the idea will be abandoned the way the province dropped its plan to force health-care workers to get the jab or be suspended without pay.
Damper for the construction industry in Germany At the end of last year: In November, the construction industry booked price and calendar-cleaned 7.1 percent fewer orders, both compared to the same month of last year and compared to October 2021. © Julian Stratenschulte / DPA The new building in Kronrode (Hannover).
Because pricing prices have risen sharply, order intake in November with around 7.2 billion euros nominal but 4.7 percent above the value of November 2020, as the Federal Statistical Office announced. The demand for construction work was already large before the corona crisis, building materials have increased significantly significantly because of great global demand.
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under the traffic light coalition, the corona crisis is not managed much better, criticized Kai Te Kaat, Vice President in the diagnostic provider Qiagen. The politics are oriented at the pandemic fatigue - despite Omikron. © DPA Kai Te Kaat is responsible as Vice President for two years the area Life Sciences in the diagnostic company Qiagen. Previously, the doctoral biologist worked in the company consulting Boston Consulting. Wirtschaft Week: Mr.
According to calculations of the Wiesbaden authority, the balance sheet for the industry is seen positively for the year: from January to November to November of last year, real new orders increased by 1.3 percent compared to the same period of the previous year.
«For the current year, this is a good deal," was the main manager of the main association of the German Construction Industry, Tim Oliver Müller. "Since we assume that the delivery bottlenecks will calm down in the course of the first half of the year, we are still optimistic for production 2022. We continue to expect a nominal sales increase of 5.5 percent, Real of 1.5 percent. »
The construction industry involves the construction of buildings (construction) as well as roads, railways and lines (civil engineering). According to the construction industry, economic construction was recently the driver for the construction economy. «While the demand for housing in November 2021 has declined significantly, a strong increase was reported for economic construction. Here, in particular, increasing investments of the train seem to play a role », explained Müller.
Lithium mine takeover by Chinese company did get thorough security review: Champagne .
OTTAWA — Industry Minister François-Philippe Champagne says the pending takeover of a Canadian lithium mining company by a Chinese state-owned company was subjected to a thorough national security review — contrary to what some experts and Conservative politicians have asserted. Champagne told the Commons industry committee Thursday that the critics don't understand the process required under the Investment Canada Act for reviewing all foreign investments. That review is led by the Industry Department and national security and intelligence agencies and includes multiple other federal departments, as well as consultation with Canada's allies, he said.