January 20, 2014 14:00 ET
THETFORD MINES, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Jan. 20, 2014) - Canada Economic Development
Acting on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, the Honourable Christian Paradis, Member of Parliament for Mégantic-L'Érable and Minister of International Development and Minister for La Francophonie, today announced that the firm Biodélices Inc. has been granted financial assistance from the Government of Canada to improve its productivity.
This support has been awarded in the form of an $83,500 repayable financial contribution through the Canadian Initiative for the Economic Diversification of Communities Reliant on Chrysotile.
"Our Government believes that economic prosperity is achieved through investments like the one Biodélices Inc. is about to make to boost its production capabilities and become more competitive."
Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and Minister for La Francophonie
"We are grateful for the financial support we have received from the various stakeholders involved. Their assistance has allowed us to move forward with the implementation of our growth strategy."
Serge Dubois, Vice-President, Biodélices Inc.
Launch of the Canadian Initiative for the Economic Diversification of Communities Reliant on Chrysotile
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