The Government of Québec has 32 offices abroad, 7 of which are located in the following European cities: Paris, Brussels, London, Munich, Berlin, Barcelona and Rome.
The Québec Government Office in London (QGOL) opened in 1962. It represents the Québec government in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and in the Nordic Countries (Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland). Its mandate is to develop and support economic, political, institutional and cultural exchanges with the territory.
For more information on the Québec Government Office in London, please consult our website.
Both traditional and creative, the cuisine of Québec is continually reinventing itself: traditional recipes are adapted to today's tastes while retaining the best of what Québec's culinary heritage has to offer. Reflecting French, British and Native American influences, the cuisine of Québec champions local flavours such as maple, cranberry and northern spices.
Vakrangee Ltd plans to set up charging infrastructure for electric vehicles (EV) through Nextgen Vakrangee Kendra selling points. Vakrangee currently owns 3,504 "Nextgen Vakrangee Kendra" selling points in 19 Indian states. Their goal is to reach at least 75,000 charging stations by the end of fiscal year 2021-22 and 300,000 stations by 2024-2025.
June was an important month for the protection of water in the Midwest and the provinces near the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River. At the 19th Annual Conference of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, several proposals were made and adopted in Action Plan 2030 to protect the Great Lakes.
The Pride Month 2019 edition began in Boystown! On June 22 and 23, Kerith W. Iverson and Martin Dionne from the Québec Offices in Chicago (DQC) joined Pride Montreal for the 19th Pride Fest in Chicago. They were accompanied by more than 100,000 people to celebrate LGBTQ + life, culture and community.
Cooperation between Quebec and the Midwest drone industries is taking flight. In April-May 2019, a mission of 9 of the top organizations representing Quebec’s unmanned aerial system (UAS) sector touched down in Chicago at the occasion of the AUVSI Xponential conference. AUVSI Xponential is the benchmark event for the North American drone industry, attracting more than 8,500 visitors and 700 exhibitors annually.
As part of the French-Canadian Day, a Québec and United States flag raising ceremony is scheduled at 13:00 P.M. on June 23th at campagnone Common located on 200 Common St., Lawrence, MA,
followed by a concert by Marie-Line Morin at Corpus Christi Church.
The NH PoutineFest, organized by the Franco-American Center of New Hampshire as part of the Franco-American Heritage Day and Québec National Day,celebrates poutine, the French-Canadian culinary masterpiece .