Governor Douglas to receive the Ordre national du Quebec

first_imgGovernor Jim Douglas will be awarded the Ordre national du Québec (the National Order of Quebec) during a ceremony at the National Assembly of Québec on Thursday, March 11. The Ordre national du Québec is the highest honor awarded by the government of Québec.  Instituted in 1984, it consists of three grades – Grand Officer, Officer and Knight – and is presented to Quebecers for outstanding achievements and actions that support Québec, its language and culture.  The Premier of Québec may recommend an eminent individual who is not a Québec resident to be awarded the Ordre.  Governor Douglas will be awarded the Officer’s Insignia.Others who have received the Ordre include former French President Jacques Chirac, scientist and entrepreneur Francesco Bellini, hockey stars Mario Lemieux and Maurice “Rocket” Richard and singer Celine Dion.  For more information about the Ordre national du Québec you can visit http://www.ordre-national.gouv.qc.ca/(link is external).Source: Governor’s office. 3.9.2010.###last_img read more

Villarreal veteran Cazorla tipped to join Arteta’s Arsenal staff

first_img “Basically what may happen, he wants two more years playing. Two more years. Going back to Arsenal with Arteta is something that I think he will consider as a coach. “I asked him about it, he said yes, he will consider as a coach when he retires but he wants to play for two more years. Read Also:Sacked Arsenal boss on Fiorentina shortlist “I tell you what, Mikel Arteta and Cazorla together, really good friends first of all but really good special minds of football.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Lionel Messi’s biographer Guillem Balague believes Cazorla will eventually return to Arenal to reunite with former midfield team-mate Mikel Arteta, now the club’s manager. But before another link-up with his countryman, the 2012-13 Arsenal Player of the Season wants to extend his playing days by another two seasons. “It’s interesting because I spoke to Santi not so long ago and he hasn’t renewed his contract with Villarreal which finishes at the end of the season,” Balague told his Ask Guillem Q&A show on his YouTube channel.Advertisement Villarreal veteran Santi Cazorla is being linked with a coaching role at Arsenal. Loading… Promoted ContentWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Top 10 Most Romantic Nations In The World8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its Growth5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks10 Places On Our Planet Where The Most People Live10 Hyper-Realistic 3D Street Art By OdeithDid You Know There’s A Black Hole In The Milky Way?You’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do7 Of The Wealthiest Universities In The WorldWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?last_img read more