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Trappers to benefit from increased fur payments

Yellowknife (November 15, 2012) – The fur advance and prime fur bonus payments for selected species have been increased for this season’s trapping season. “Last season’s wild fur harvests were record-setting and we anticipate our NWT trappers will have another great season this year,” said Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment David Ramsay. “By increasing payments […]

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Harper Government Invests in Improvements to Infrastructure in the Skeena-Bulkley Valley Region

November 15, 2012 Smithers, British Columbia Corresponding Document: Speech Today, the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced federal funding for five projects in the Skeena-Bulkley Valley Region under the Harper Government’s Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF). “Our Government, through the Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund, is continuing to support the Skeena-Bulkley Valley […]

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First Nations and Alaskan Tribes show support for Alberta-Alaska rail link

New railway would provide market access, avoid B.C. oil tanker and pipeline conflicts Vancouver, Nov. 14, 2012 – Leaders of the affected First Nations and Alaskan Tribes have expressed support for a new “purpose built” railway that would link Alaska, Yukon, northern British Columbia and northern Alberta to the rest of North America. The railway, being proposed […]

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Canadian Zinc Reports Financial and Operating Results for Third Quarter 2012

Award of Options to Certain Officers and Employees Vancouver, British Columbia – Nov. 15, 2012) – Canadian Zinc Corporation (TSX:CZN)(OTCQB:CZICF) (the “Company” or “Canadian Zinc”) announces its financial results for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2012. This press release should be read in conjunction with the unaudited interim consolidated financial statements and notes […]

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Spanish Mountain Announces Positive Preliminary Economic Assessment on Spanish Mountain Project

November 15, 2012 Spanish Mountain Gold Ltd. (“the Company”) (SPA-TSXV) is pleased to announce the completion of a positive Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) (National Instrument 43-101 compliant) for the wholly owned Spanish Mountain Gold Project (the “Project”) in central British Columbia, Canada. The results of the PEA demonstrate the potential technical and economic viability of […]

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Barkerville Receives Partial Revocation Order

Vancouver, British Columbia – Nov. 14, 2012 – Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (“Barkerville” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:BGM)(FRANKFURT:IWUB) is pleased to announce that on November 13, 2012 it received a partial revocation order (the “PRO”) from the cease trade order (the “CTO”) issued by the British Columbia Securities Commission (the “BCSC”) as disclosed in the Company’s […]

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Shear Announces Resignation of CFO and Directors

Toronto, Ontario – Nov. 15, 2012 – Shear Diamonds Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SRM) (“Shear”) is announcing the resignation of its CFO and two of its directors. Due to other significant time commitments both Pamela Strand and David Prince have resigned from the board of directors of Shear Diamonds. Greg Powell, CFO has also resigned. Shear’s management and directors thank Mr Prince and Ms Strand […]

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Mega Uranium and Nexgen Energy Sign Definitive Agreement to Create Premier Uranium Explorer in the Athabasca Basin

Toronto, Ontario – Nov. 15, 2012 – Mega Uranium Ltd. (“Mega”) (TSX:MGA) and NexGen Energy Ltd. (“NexGen”) are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which NexGen will acquire the majority of Mega’s Canadian uranium projects, which are located in the Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan and the Thelon Basin, Nunavut (collectively “Canadian […]

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Sabina Reports on a Successful 2012 Program at Back River Project, Nunavut

— Hole 12GRL090 at Locale 1 at George returns 24.20g/t over 25.45m— Several highly prospective mineralized zones discovered in 2012 for follow up in 2013— New resource estimate underway Vancouver, British Columbia – Nov. 15, 2012 – Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (TSX:SBB) is pleased to announce final results from the 2012 work program at […]

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Gold Canyon’s Projects and Corporate Update

Vancouver, British Columbia – Nov. 14, 2012 – Gold Canyon Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:GCU)(PINKSHEETS:GDCRF) (“Gold Canyon” or “the Company”) is pleased to provide an update of the Company’s activities. “The Company recently reported a significant increase in its National Instrument 43-101 (“NI 43-101”) mineral resource estimate at its flagship property, the Springpole Gold Project (“the Project”) in […]

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Canada Coal Retains Tetra Tech Wardrop Inc. to Assess Mining Options for Nunavut Coal & Evaluate Coal Fuel Technologies

November 14th, 2012, Vancouver, BC, Canada – Canada Coal Inc. (the “Company” or “Canada Coal”), (TSX-V: CCK) is pleased to announce that it has retained Tetra Tech Wardrop Inc., to assist the Company in assessing options for arctic mining operations on its Nunavut Coal licenses. Tetra Tech will also evaluate Coal to Liquids (CTL) and Coal […]

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Pine Cliff Energy Ltd. Announces Third Quarter 2012 Results

Calgary, Alberta – Nov. 13, 2012 – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. Pine Cliff Energy Ltd. (Pine Cliff or the Company) (TSX VENTURE:PNE) is pleased to announce its third quarter financial and operating results. Selected highlights are shown below and should be read in conjunction with […]

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Elgin Mining Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results

Vancouver, British Columbia, November 13, 2012 – Elgin Mining Inc. (“Elgin Mining” or the “Company”) (TSX: ELG and ELG.WT) released today financial and operating results, and its unaudited condensed consolidated interim financial statements for the third quarter of 2012. The Company owns and operates the Bjorkdal gold mine in northern Sweden, and is exploring and developing […]

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Prosperity Goldfields’ Gold Grain Analyses Suggests Southern Extension of the Rusty Discovery

Vancouver, B.C. – November 14, 2012 – Prosperity Goldfields Corp. (the “Company” or “Prosperity”) (TSXV:PPG) announces the receipt of gold grain analysis completed on 44 bulk till samples collected during the summer exploration program at its Kiyuk Lake project, Nunavut (the “Property”).  Up to 1,720 gold grains per sample were counted in material from the […]

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Harper Government Helps to Strengthen the Economy of B.C.’s Coastal Communities

November 13, 2012 Port Alberni, British Columbia Today, Dr. James Lunney, Member of Parliament for Nanaimo – Alberni, on behalf of the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification (WD), announced federal funding that that will help to create jobs, growth, and long-term prosperity in B.C.’s coastal communities. “Today, the Harper Government […]

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Harry Winston Diamond Corporation Announces Agreement to Purchase Ekati Diamond Mine

Toronto, Nov. 13, 2012 – Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX:HW, NYSE:HWD) (“Harry Winston” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into share purchase agreements with BHP Billiton CanadaInc., and various affiliates to purchase all of BHP Billiton’s diamond assets, including its controlling interest in the Ekati Diamond Mine as well as the associated diamond sorting […]

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Award-winning CBC broadcaster Terry O’Reilly to Change Perceptions at Aboriginal Business Match 2013

  For Immediate Release                                                                                    November 13, 2012 Award-winning CBC broadcaster Terry O’Reilly to Change Perceptions […]

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Chief Clarence Louie Keynote Speaker in Winnipeg November 14th

“We are very focused on the future, and we realize that we create this future by our actions. The single most important key to First Nation self-reliance is economic development.” – Chief Clarence Louie The Aboriginal Chamber of Commerce announced this week that Chief Clarence Louie, one of the Globe and Mail’s 25 Transformational Canadians […]

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The Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee), Cree Regional Authority and the Cree Nation of Eastmain sign an pre-development agreement with Critical Elements Corporation

Val D’or, QC, Nov. 12, 2012 – The Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee), the Cree Regional Authority, the Cree Nation of Eastmain and Critical Elements Corporation announce that they have entered into a pre-development agreement on November 12, 2012 regarding the future development and operation of the company’s Rose-Tantalum-Lithium project in Eeyou Istchee. The Council of […]

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Critical Elements Announces Pre-Development Agreement With the Grand Council of the Crees, Cree Regional Authority and the Cree First Nation of Eastmain

November 12, 2012 – MONTREAL, QUEBEC – CRITICAL ELEMENTS CORPORATION (TSX.V: CRE) (US OTCQX: CRECF) (FSE: F12) is pleased to announce the signing today in Val d’Or (Québec) of a pre-development agreement (“PDA”) with the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee), the Cree Regional Authority and the Cree First Nation of Eastmain regarding the Company’s […]

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Canadian Orebodies Announces Successful Completion of Summer Drill Program

Toronto, November 12, 2012 — Canadian Orebodies Inc. (TSXV: CO) (“Orebodies” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce the successful completion of the summer drill program at the Haig Inlet Iron Project (“Haig Inlet”), located on the Belcher Islands in Nunavut, Canada. In total, 6,469.6 meters (m) were drilled in 38 holes spanning four separate […]

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Elgin Mining Announces Third Quarter 2012 Conference Call Details

Vancouver, British Columbia, November 9, 2012 — Elgin Mining Inc. (“Elgin Mining” or the “Company”) (TSX: ELG and ELG.WT) announces that the Company will release its third quarter 2012 financial and operational results after the close of business on Tuesday, November 13, 2012. A conference call and audio webcast will follow on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 […]

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Sabina Gold & Silver Announces Q3 2012 Financial Results

November 09, 2012 Cash and short-term investments of $129.1 million at September 30, 2012 Vancouver – Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. (the “Company”) (SBB – TSX) reported today the financial results for the interim period ended September 30, 2012. Highlights of the quarter include: The Company submitted a Preliminary Project Description on the Back River […]

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Manitoba shows grit in tackling First Nations tobacco trade

It is now time for Quebec and Ontario to step up and follow Manitoba’s lead Montreal, Nov. 9, 2012 – As Canada’s leading legal tobacco company in Canada, Imperial TobaccoCanada congratulates the Government of Manitoba for its leadership in addressing the supply of untaxed and unregulated tobacco sold by First Nations-owned Chundee Smoke Shop. “Manitoba is leading the way on […]

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Homeward Trust Edmonton is proud to sponsor Trudeau Scholars’ Workshop: Beyond Bricks and Mortar: Aboriginal Housing, Homelessness, Space, and Identity in Canada.

CEO Susan McGee is also going to be speaking on the panel on behalf of Homeward Trust. In recent years, high-profile cases such as the housing crisis in Attawapiskat have captured the public’s attention and opened up questions of how Canadians view social housing as a common good. But much of the popular discussion remains […]

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2012 BC Aboriginal Business Awards Announced

For Immediate Release2012PREM0136-001733Nov. 7, 2012 Office of the PremierBC Achievement Foundation Vancouver – The fourth annual British Columbia Aboriginal Business Awards were announced today by Premier Christy Clark and Keith Mitchell, chair of the BC Achievement Foundation. The honourees will be celebrated at a gala ceremony on Nov. 26, 2012, at the Hyatt Regency in […]

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Inuit Women in Business – Inuvik Workshop

November 7th, 2012 Interested in starting your own business? Join us to learn business skills! Business workshop for Inuit women No experience required Free Free childcare provided Learn what it takes to open your own business Meet other people Lunch and refreshments provided November 24-26 at the Mackenzie Hotel, Inuvik To sign up or for […]

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World’s First Real-Money Tribal Online Casino Launches

Northern Bear Casino goes live on the GEObet Network. Whitebear First Nation, Treaty 2 & 4 Territory, November 08, 2012 – The Northern Bear Casino is the first tribal nation to offer online gambling. The site http://www.northernbearcasino.com goes live on November 6th at 9am (PST) on the GEObet Tribal Gambling Network with the Wapi-Maskwa iGamimg Act being […]

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Forest sector requests ongoing support for industry on the move

November 07 2012, Ottawa  The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is asking the federal government to use Budget 2013 to continue to build on the existing momentum of innovation and transformation in the job-rich forest sector.  This should include replenishment of the successful Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT) program. The original $100 million […]

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Increasing Ontario’s Productivity and Competitiveness

Jobs and Prosperity Council Highlights Key to Ontario’s Success Toronto, Nov. 7, 2012 – Increasing Ontario’s productivity and competitiveness will require leadership from all participants in the economy — businesses, non-government organizations, academia, labour and government. Today, Gord Nixon, Chair of the Jobs and Prosperity Council, accompanied by members of the Council addressed delegates at the […]

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Western Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results

Vancouver, British Columbia – Nov. 7, 2012 – Western Forest Products Inc. (TSX:WEF) (“Western” or “the Company”) today announced results for the third quarter of 2012. The Company reported EBITDA of $8.4 million for the third quarter of 2012 compared to $15.8 million for the third quarter of 2011. Q3 2012 HIGHLIGHTS EBITDA of $8.4 […]

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Bill C-27 “An Act to enhance the financial accountability and transparency of First Nations”

Download Bill C-27 “An Act to enhance the financial accountability and transparency of First Nations”

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News Release: Deh Cho Bridge to open November 30

Fort Providence (November 6, 2012) The official opening of the Deh Cho Bridge will be held on Friday, November 30, 2012. In a Minister’s Statement read in the Legislative Assembly this afternoon, the Honourable David Ramsay, Minister of Transportation, advised Members that final construction work is being completed on the bridge. He expressed satisfaction with the […]

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Loaf of Bread, Litre of Milk and a Double Double New Northern Store and Tim Hortons Kiosk Opens in Oxford House

Winnipeg, October 29, 2012 – Residents in Oxford House can now order a cup of Tims as they browse for groceries – the remote northern community is home to a brand new 26,000 square foot Northern store and instore Tim Hortons kiosk. The Northern Oxford House Tim Hortons is the first location by the popular […]

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Northland Power Announces Third Quarter Results and Updates Construction and Development Progress

Toronto, Ontario – Nov. 6, 2012 – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR ITS POSSESSIONS. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAW. Northland Power Inc. (“Northland”) (TSX:NPI)(NPI.PR.A)(NPI.PR.C)(NPI.DB.A) today reported its results for the third quarter ended September 30, […]

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Assays Confirm Tenth Uranium Discovery in the Lac 50 Trend; Three Metres of 0.85% U3O8 Drilled at New Hot Zone

November 6, 2012 Vancouver, British Columbia Kivalliq Energy Corporation (“Kivalliq”, TSX-V:KIV) today announced significant assay results from six of seven diamond drill holes at the newly-discovered “Hot Zone”. The Hot Zone is located on a two kilometre long geophysical target within the Lac 50 Trend, drilled late in the season as part of the 2012 exploration […]

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Justice Ahead at Lake Abitibi Solid Gold

Toronto, Ontario – Nov. 6, 2012 – Solid Gold Resources Corp. (“Solid Gold”) (TSX VENTURE:SLD) reports: On January 25, 2013, the Divisional Court of Ontario will hear an Appeal to set aside the order of the Honourable Madam Justice Brown made on January 3, 2012. The Company will argue that the motions judge erred in […]

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New Relationship Trust 2012 Regional Engagement Meeting Presentations available

2012 Regional Engagement Meeting Presentations available here

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AIAI Hosts Indigenous Reclamation Conference

For Immediate ReleaseNovember 5, 2012 London, ON – The Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians (AIAI) is proud to be hosting a three day conference that focuses on the topics of Indigenous Reclamation and self-determination, the week of November 5, 2012 in London, Ontario Canada. Starting November 6, AIAI’s Indigenous Reclamation – A Path Forward will […]

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K’ómoks First Nation and BC Hydro sign agreement for John Hart project

November 5th, 2012 Comox – BC Hydro and the K’ómoks First Nation have signed an impact benefit agreement for the proposed John Hart Generating Station Replacement project. The agreement, signed on Nov. 3, will provide the K’ómoks First Nation with a number of benefits, including training and education funds and economic development opportunities related to […]

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Highbank Signs Cooperation Agreement With Metlakatla

Vancouver, British Columbia – Nov. 5, 2012 – Highbank Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:HBK)(FRANKFURT:V7O) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the signing of a Cooperation Agreement (“CA”) with the Metlakatla First Nation and the Metlakatla Development Corporation in the development of the Swamp Point North Aggregate (“SPNA”) project and to provide the Metlakatla with the opportunity to […]

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Canadian Orebodies Exercises Haig Inlet Option to Acquire 100% Interest in Haig Inlet Iron Project & Announces Increased Widths on Haig West Drill Results

Toronto, November 5, 2012 — Canadian Orebodies Inc. (TSXV: CO) (“Orebodies” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that is has exercised the balance of its option to acquire a 100% ownership interest in the Haig Inlet Iron Project by issuing 17,500,000 shares to the optionors to acquire the remaining 75% interest under the Haig […]

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Avalon Reports on Successful Pilot Plant Campaigns for the Nechalacho Rare Earth Element Project, Thor Lake, NWT

Toronto, Ontario – Nov. 5, 2012 – Avalon Rare Metals Inc. (TSX:AVL)(NYSE MKT:AVL)(NYSE Amex:AVL) (“Avalon” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an update on progress towards completion of the Feasibility Study (“FS”) on the Nechalacho Rare Earth Element Project (the “Project”), Thor Lake NWT, Canada. Key recent developments include completion of successful pilot plant campaigns, the […]

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Yukon’s strategic investment advantages to take centre stage in Germany

November 2, 2012 WHITEHORSE—Economic Development Minister Currie Dixon will be in Germany this weekend working cooperatively with the Yukon Gold Mining Alliance (YGMA) to market Yukon precious metal and base metal properties as attractive investment opportunities. “While we are focused on diversifying our economy, the mining sector continues to be one of our economic cornerstones,” […]

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Amendments to Yukon Oil and Gas Act will raise standards, bring opportunities

November 1, 2012 WHITEHORSE—Minister of Energy, Mines and Resources Brad Cathers tabled amendments to the Yukon Oil and Gas Act today in the legislature. The proposed amendments will revise the act to be consistent with other jurisdictions, increase operating standards for industry and bring it in line with common law on First Nations consultation. “We […]

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Attawapiskat Resources Inc. Honoured with 2012 NADF “Corporation” Business Award

News Release  ATTAWAPISKAT RESOURCES INC. HONOURED WITH  2012 NADF “CORPORATION” BUSINESS AWARD Attawapiskat First Nation, Ontario,  November 2, 2012  –  At a ceremony yesterday in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Attawapiskat Resources  Inc. was named winner of the  2012  Nishnawbe Aski Development Fund  (NADF)  Business Award  –  in the Corporation  category.   These awards are among the most […]

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Brookfield Renewable Completes CND175$ Million Financing for B.C. Hydroelectric Project

November 1, 2012 – Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners (“Brookfield Renewable”) today announced that it has completed a CDN$175 million private placement bond financing for its 45 MW Kokish River hydroelectric project in the northern part of Vancouver Island near Port McNeill, British Columbia. The Kokish River project benefits from a 40-year Electricity Purchase Agreement with BC […]

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Advanced Explorations Inc. Moving Forward with LNG Power Solution for Roche Bay Iron Project

Toronto, Ontario – Nov. 1, 2012 – Advanced Explorations Inc. (the “Company or “AEI”) is pleased to announce that it has received unanimous Board approval to advance further engineering studies on its LNG Power solution for the Roche Bay Iron Project. The objective of this further engineering work is to determine the full extent of […]

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AFOA Canada Embraces Financial Literacy Month

        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AFOA CANADA EMBRACES FINANCIAL LITERACY MONTH Ottawa, Ontario, November 2, 2012 – November is Financial Literacy Month.   AFOA Canada believes this provides its members with an opportunity to reflect upon the need for financial skills and knowledge within Aboriginal communities and to share with others the importance of […]

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RBC donates $2.7 million to 105 after school programs across Canada

Toronto, Nov. 1, 2012 – Today, the RBC After School Grants Project announced donations totalling $2.7 million to help 105 community-based organizations across Canada deliver after school programs for the 2012-2013 school year. These organizations offer a diverse range of programs, including those for inner-city children and Aboriginal youth, with activities such as computer instruction, sports, literacy tutoring, music and […]

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