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NT Government: Cannabis Update

October 25, 2018 The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is providing an update on the distribution and sales of legalized cannabis in the Northwest Territories. On October 17, 2018, when cannabis was legalized across the country, the GNWT began sales through existing liquor store vendors and via on-line. In the first four days of […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 201880 Views

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Media advisory: Minister Sohi to Visit Northern Ontario

OTTAWA — The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, will visit northern Ontario on October 29–30, 2018, to meet with mining industry stakeholders and Indigenous leaders. On October 29, Minister Sohi will make a forestry announcement in Chapleau and a Clean Growth Program announcement, followed by a tour of Goldcorp’s Borden Gold Mine. A […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 201880 Views

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Delta 9 Update on Expansion Plans

WINNIPEG, Oct. 26, 2018  – DELTA 9 CANNABIS INC. (TSXV: NINE) (OTC: VRNDF) (“Delta 9” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce its production and extraction plans for 2019 as well as a status update regarding its current operational expansion. Specifically, Delta 9 wishes to announce: (i) that the Phase 1 development of Delta 9’s grow […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2018109 Views

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Civic Strike Leaders From Colombia to Visit Canada

October 25, 2018 OTTAWA – A high-level delegation of three Colombian social leaders will be in Canada from Oct. 25 to Nov. 9, 2018. These leaders represent the Buenaventura Civic Strike Committee in Colombia’s principal Pacific port city. In 2017, social organizations launched a remarkable three-week civic strike that forced the Colombian government to negotiate […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 201867 Views

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Wind Energy Industry Honours Award Winners at Largest Annual Gathering of Industry Leaders

Calgary, Alberta, October 25, 2018 – The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) and its partner Deutsche Messe today wrapped up the 34thAnnual CanWEA Conference and Exhibition by honouring a slate of exemplary renewable-energy leaders, innovators, pioneers, and projects. This year’s iteration attracted 1,348 registrants and 135 exhibitors, covering over 21,160 square feet of exhibition space at Calgary’s BMO […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 201857 Views

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The Daily Friday, October 26, 2018

Consulting Services Price Index, second quarter 2018 The Consulting Services Price Index fell 1.1% in the second quarter, following a 0.3% decrease in the first quarter. The decline in the second quarter was attributable to lower average hourly billing rates for management consulting services. Continue reading  Dairy statistics, August 2018 The total amount of milk […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 201880 Views

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uManitoba’s Dr. Annette Schultz Talks First Nations’ Heart Health at CCC 2018

Credits: University of Ottawa Heart Institute On Day Two of the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Dr. Annette Shultz of the University of Manitoba stopped to discuss findings of a population-based retrospective study, titled Differences in Five Year Outcomes and Follow-up Care Post Index Coronary Angiography Among First Nation People and All Other Manitobans. Dr. Shultz’ primary […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018347 Views

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OAG-MB: Auditor General releases report on eChart

Oct. 25, 2018 WINNIPEG – Auditor General Norm Ricard today released his report, eChart Manitoba, which includes 15 recommendations. In Manitoba, personal health information is stored on a number of electronic systems, each with its own clinical objective. Launched in 2010 by eHealth Manitoba, eChart pulls information from many of these systems, giving authorized health […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018168 Views

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Media Advisory: Minister Mitchelmore Attending Federal- Provincial-Territorial Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Innovation and Economic Development

October 25, 2018 The Honourable Christopher Mitchelmore, Minister of Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation, is attending a meeting of federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for innovation and economic development this week. The meeting takes place in Vancouver, British Columbia, October 25-26. During the meetings, ministers will discuss long-term economic growth, innovation and competitiveness, and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018124 Views

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YT Government: Rent supplement program funding increased

Yukon Housing Corporation’s rent supplement program is being increased by $200,000, with $100,000 dedicated to rent subsidies for Yukoners experiencing homelessness. The $1.4 million rent supplement program currently helps over 100 Yukon families to pay rent by providing a rent subsidy to individuals and families eligible for social housing who live in private market rental […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018125 Views

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Law Society’s governing body approves 2019 budget

October 25, 2018 TORONTO, ON — The Law Society’s governing body today approved modest increases to the annual fees that lawyers and paralegals will pay to the Law Society in 2019. Lawyers will pay an additional of $18, resulting in an overall, annual fee of $2,201, while paralegals will pay an additional $15, for a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018126 Views

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NEB Correspondence during Canada Post Calgary Walk Out

October 25, 2018 Due to the Canada Post Calgary employee walk out on October 25, the NEB encourages all external parties to avoid missing deadline(s) by e-filing or sending their correspondence by fax to 403-292-5503, and to NOT send any correspondence through the mail. Thank you for your cooperation. Secretary of the Board NT4

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018101 Views

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Nipissing U: Lecture on First Nation empowerment and self-determination next week

The Department of Social Welfare and Social Development along with the Anishinabek Nation/Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) invite to you attend an upcoming lecture titled “Rebuilding the spirit within: Raising the spirit of our children and families – First Nation empowerment and self-determination.” The lecture will take place on October 31 from 3:30 to 6:15 […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018156 Views

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Outstanding BC First Nations artists honoured with awards

October 25, 2018 VANCOUVER – The BC Achievement Foundation (BCAF) has announced the six recipients of the Fulmer Awards in BC First Nations Art. The recipients will be celebrated for their artistic excellence in traditional, contemporary or media art at the 12th annual Awards in First Nations Art celebration next month. “These awards honour the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018181 Views

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Book Launch for In Those Days: Tales of Arctic Whaling

Join author Kenn Harper at Octopus Books on Thursday, November 15th at 7pm for the launch of his newest book In Those Days: Tales of Arctic Whaling. For more information about the event click here. Octopus Books is located at 116 Third Avenue, Ottawa ON, K1S 2K1 NT4

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201881 Views

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Outdoor industry marketing paints false picture of participation, retailer’s research reveals

MEC challenges myths around outdoor recreation as part of push for greater diversity and inclusion VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2018  – A recent national survey1 commissioned by MEC – Canada’s go-to place for outdoor gear and know-how – shows that people of colour (POC) spend more time and participate in a wider range of outdoor activities […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201885 Views

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Star – Orion South Diamond Project Approved by Provincial Minister of Environment

October 25, 2018 Star Diamond Corporation (“Star Diamond” or the “Corporation”), is pleased to announce that the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment (“Ministry”) has approved the Corporation’s Star – Orion South Diamond Project (“the Project”), located in the Fort à la Corne diamond district of central Saskatchewan, Canada, on mineral dispositions held 100 percent by Star […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018123 Views

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The Netherlands endorses Canada-led Ocean Plastics Charter

October 25, 2018 The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed the Netherlands’ endorsement of the Canada-led Ocean Plastics Charter. The endorsement – another example of the leadership shown by both countries in the fight against ocean pollution – was announced during a visit by the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, to Ottawa. Canada […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201881 Views

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Whistler Film Festival Names Indigenous Filmmaker Fellowship Finalists and Faculty

The 18th annual Whistler Film Festival (WFF) is pleased to announce the seven finalists and faculty confirmed for the Indigenous Filmmaker Fellowship, a four-day creative and business immersion program focused on strengthening and advancing scripted projects. The program will take place in conjunction with the Whistler Film Festival + Content Summit from November 28 to […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018132 Views

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Resolute Investing $40 Million in its Northwestern Ontario Operations and Spending an Additional $13.5 Million on Major Maintenance

MONTREAL, Oct. 25, 2018 – Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today announced $40 million in investments at its Northwestern Ontario operations, in addition to $13.5 million in major maintenance and the creation of 25 new jobs. The announcement was made at a press conference in Thunder Bay attended by Ontario Premier Doug […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018120 Views

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Star-Orion South Diamond Mine Receives Environmental Assessment Approval

October 25, 2018 Today, Environment Minister Dustin Duncan announced approval for the Star-Orion South Diamond Mine Project under The Environmental Assessment Act.  The Star Diamond Corporation can now proceed with the next steps of the project, which will be located approximately 65 kilometres east of Prince Albert in the Fort à la Corne Forest. “The […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018101 Views

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MB Government: Premier Releases Updated Mandate Letters For All Cabinet Ministers

October 25, 2018 Clear Vision, Clear Targets, Real Progress: Pallister All Manitoba government cabinet ministers have received their updated mandate letters and will be working toward completing the tasks in each of their specific areas, Premier Brian Pallister announced today. “Cabinet ministers are responsible for leading their departments through the day-to-day challenges while also ensuring […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018135 Views

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Government of Canada helps over 260 Indigenous youth across southern Ontario region improve job skills and gain work experience

From: Employment and Social Development Canada October 25, 2018 Welland, Ontario Employment and Social Development Canada A strong economy depends on a strong middle class where everybody has a real and fair chance to succeed. Indigenous peoples represent the youngest and fastest-growing segment of Canada’s population, yet they continue to be underrepresented in Canada’s workforce. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201891 Views

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UBCIC Deeply Disappointed with Disregard for Indigenous Rights and Environmental Destruction Resulting from Dismissal of Injunction for Site C

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, B.C. – October 25, 2018) The Union of BC Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) is deeply frustrated by today’s decision from the BC Supreme Court which dismissed the West Moberly First Nation’s application for an interim injunction while their Treaty case is being heard. The decision makes it clear that there will be no […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 2018128 Views

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Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre creates online portal to share resources about Wabanaki Nations

The Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre at the University of New Brunswick has launched a website, Wabanaki Collection, to provide teachers with quality resources about Wabanaki Nations. The website connects post-secondary educators, school teachers, and the public with a variety of resources that support enhanced relationships between all the peoples of Eastern Canada and Northeastern United States. It […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201896 Views

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Media advisory: MP Robert Morrissey to announce education infrastructure funding for the Lennox Island Mi’Kmaq First Nation

From: Indigenous Services Canada Lennox Island Mi’Kmaq First Nation, Prince Edward Island- Please be advised that MP Robert Morrissey, on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, and Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety, alongside Chief Matilda Ramjattan, will announce an addition and upgrades for John J. Sark Memorial School. Date:  October […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201868 Views

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Algoma U & SSM Police Service Sign MOU on Indigenous Training

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – October 24, 2018): This evening, Algoma University and the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will see the University offer an educational training program, titled Shifting Indigenous Frontline Tactics (SHIFT) to all local police personnel. “We are pleased to be entering into this significant […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201878 Views

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Azincourt Energy JV Partner Signs Exploration Agreement With Sagkeeng First Nation

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 25, 2018– Azincourt Energy Corp. (“Azincourt” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: AAZ, OTC: AZURF) is pleased to announce that its joint venture partner, New Age Metals (TSX.V: NAM), has signed an Exploration Agreement with the Sagkeeng First Nation, the result of which provides a clear path to the Company’s proposed drill programs […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201894 Views

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Ontario Supports Job Growth in Northern Ontario

Premier Doug Ford applauds creation of hundreds of new jobs in Ontario’s mineral exploration sector October 24, 2018 WHITE RIVER — Ontario’s Government for the People is helping to create hundreds of new jobs in Northern Ontario. Today, Premier Doug Ford and Greg Rickford, Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, attended the official opening […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201867 Views

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What’s On at Trent University

October 23, 2018 Upcoming events include Peterborough Open House and a lecture by Holocaust Survivor Dr. Max Eisen Every week new and exciting things are happening at Trent University. Come and be inspired through a range of events, public lectures, panel discussions and debates, all open to the community. Here’s what’s on at Trent University […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201882 Views

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MB Government: Province Expands Posting of Provincial Assessment Results

October 25, 2018 Divisional Grade 12 Provincial Exam Results Posted for First Time in 20 Years The Manitoba government has resumed the practice of publishing results of Grade 12 provincial tests at the school division level, Education and Training Minister Kelvin Goertzen announced today. “Sharing these results reflects our government’s commitment to greater transparency and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201875 Views

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IESO: New Transmission Line Will Support Growth in Northwestern Ontario

Toronto, ON, October 24, 2018—The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) has requested Hydro One Inc. start development work for a new electricity transmission line in northwestern Ontario that will support future economic growth. Beginning development work now will ensure the region is well positioned to provide reliable electricity supply to new businesses and other Ontario […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201875 Views

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Minister Abernethy responds to Auditor General Report on Child and Family Services

Minister of Health and Social Services, Glen Abernethy provided a statement on the 2018 Office of the Auditor General of Canada’s Report on Child and Family Services in the Northwest Territories. “Our top priority is to ensure the safety and security of children and youth receiving services and care from Child and Family Services. The […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201881 Views

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Encanto Announces Board of Directors Change

VANCOUVER, Oct. 24, 2018  – Encanto Potash Corp. (“Encanto” or the “Company”) (TSXV: EPO) announces that R.G. Rajan has resigned from the Board of Directors due to personal reasons. “I am very grateful that Mr. Rajan helped support and guide me and Zulfiquar Ghadiyali during very difficult times in India when he was Chairman and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201878 Views

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Collège Boréal and Ontario SPCA sign 10-year animal wellness partnership

October 19, 2018 Collège Boréal and the Ontario SPCA signed a milestone 10-year agreement today to renew a partnership that has given students an opportunity for hands-on animal wellness learning and provided a home base for the Ontario SPCA Sudbury & District Animal Centre. The agreement marks the first time Collège Boréal has made a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201879 Views

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Baffinland receives successful conformity decision for Phase 2 expansion/ᐊᕙᑎᒧᑦ ᐅᓂᒃᑳᓕᐊᑦ ᐃᑭᐊᖅᑭᕕᒻᒨᖓᔪᖅ

October 25, 2018 On October 12, 2018, Baffinland received a successful conformity determination from the Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) for its Addendum to the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS Addendum) for the Phase 2 expansion of the Mary River Mine. A copy of the full Phase 2 FEIS Addendum is available on the NIRB Public […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2018169 Views

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Drilling Into New Skarn Extension Returns Best Ever Intercept at Sun Metals’ Stardust Project

Vancouver, B.C. – Sun Metals Corp. (“Sun Metals” or the “Company”) (TSXV: SUNM) announces that drilling into a new extension of the Canyon Creek Skarn zone at its Stardust project in northcentral British Columbia has returned the thickest and richest mineralization ever intersected at the project. Sun Metals believes that drilling is successfully tracking a […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201862 Views

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New Alderon Director and President of HBIS Canada, Zhou (Wayne) Wei, Takes Up His Post and Immediately Engages Stakeholders of the Kami Project

MONTREAL, QUÉBEC, Alderon Iron Ore Corp. (TSX: IRON) (“Alderon” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it and The Kami Mine Limited Partnership (“Kami LP”) welcome Mr. Zhou (Wayne) Wei as Vice President, Finance & Procurement (China) of The Kami Mine Limited Partnership. Since joining the Board of Directors at the Company’s AGM in Montreal […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201890 Views

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GTEC Holdings Finalizes Agreement with F-20 to Develop 194,000 sq. ft. Indoor Cultivation Facility

Kelowna, BC – October 25, 2018 – GTEC Holdings Ltd. (TSXV: GTEC) (OTC: GGTTF) (“GTEC” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Definitive Agreement with F-20 Developments Corp. (“F-20”) (the “Agreement”) pursuant to the terms of the previously announced binding letter of intent dated July 10, 2018. In connection with the transaction, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201899 Views

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Pattern Energy to Host 2018 Third Quarter Results Conference Call

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 25, 2018 — Pattern Energy Group Inc. (Nasdaq & TSX: PEGI) (“Pattern Energy” or the “Company”), today announced that it will release its third quarter 2018 financial results by press release on Monday, November 5, 2018, prior to market open. The Company will subsequently hold a conference call that same day, Monday, November 5, at 10:30 am Eastern […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201864 Views

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Mason Graphite Provides Lac Guéret Project and Corporate Update

MONTREAL, Oct. 25, 2018 — Mason Graphite Inc. (“Mason Graphite” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: LLG; OTCQX: MGPHF) is pleased to provide an update on its wholly-owned Lac Guéret graphite Project including the Baie-Comeau graphite concentrator plant (collectively, the “Project”) and other recent corporate highlights. Mason Graphite’s President and CEO, Benoît Gascon, commented, “Our shareholders have […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201895 Views

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AltaGas Ltd. announces the completion of the initial public offering of AltaGas Canada Inc., which includes AltaGas’ Canadian utilities and certain renewable power assets in Canada

CALGARY, Oct. 25, 2018  – AltaGas Canada Inc. (“ACI”) has successfully completed the initial public offering (“IPO”) and sale of 16,500,000 common shares at $14.50 per common share (the “Offering Price”) for gross proceeds of approximately $239 million. Total cash proceeds for AltaGas from the IPO are approximately $874 million1, which will be funded by ACI through the sale of […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201899 Views

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National Access Cannabis announces first five NewLeaf Cannabis retail license approvals and store locations across Alberta

With final retail licences granted by the Alberta government, NAC expects to have an initial five retail locations open soon under the NewLeaf Cannabis brand. Nationally, the Company expects to open a total of 50 locations in aggregate by the end of the year, with plans to open an additional 100 to 150 retail locations during 2019, subject […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201892 Views

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Coastal GasLink: NEB Decision to Review Jurisdictional Process

TransCanada is disappointed with the NEB’s decision to move forward in reviewing jurisdictional arguments for the Coastal GasLink project. We understand this decision only represents the start of a review process to examine the issue of jurisdiction more closely, and not a final decision on the jurisdiction of the project. However, the Coastal GasLink project […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2018124 Views

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Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. Announces up to $6,500,000 Brokered Private Placement Co-Led by Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Gravitas Securities Inc.

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN – October 24, 2018 – Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. (“Saturn” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: SOIL) (FSE: SMK) is pleased to announce that it has engaged Canaccord Genuity Corp. together with Gravitas Securities Inc. (collectively the “Agents”) to co-lead on a commercially reasonable efforts basis a brokered private placement of up to 27,083,333 […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201856 Views

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New Gold Announces 2018 Third Quarter Results

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2018  – New Gold Inc. (“New Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX:NGD) (NYSE American:NGD) today announces its 2018 third quarter results. Unless otherwise noted, all operating and financial results have been presented on a continuing basis and exclude the Mesquite Mine and Peak Mines, which have been classified as discontinued operations. ( For detailed information, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201869 Views

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Agnico Eagle Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results; Production Guidance Increased for 2018 and 2019; Nunavut Development Projects Continue to Advance as Planned; Drilling Extends Amaruq Mineralization at Depth

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2018 – Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM, TSX:AEM) (“Agnico Eagle” or the “Company”) today reported quarterly net income of $17.1 million, or $0.07 per share, for the third quarter of 2018.  This result includes non-cash foreign currency translation gains on deferred tax liabilities and non-recurring tax gains of $11.8 million ($0.05 per share) and non-cash […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201882 Views

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Harte Gold Opens Ontario’s First New Gold Mine in Ten Years with Premier Doug Ford

Toronto – October 24, 2018 – HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt: H4O) Harte Gold Corp. was joined today by Ontario Premier Doug Ford, as well as the Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, Greg Rickford to celebrate the Grand Opening and ribbon cutting of […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201872 Views

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Goldcorp Reports 2018 Reserve and Resource Estimates and Provides Exploration Update

VANCOUVER, Oct. 24, 2018 – GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) (“Goldcorp” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an update to the Company’s Mineral Reserve and Mineral Resource estimates as of June 30, 2018.  Goldcorp is also providing an update on its 2018 exploration program with representative drill results provided below; website links to further information, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201884 Views

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Detour Gold Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2018- Detour Gold Corporation (TSX: DGC) (“Detour Gold” or the “Company”) reports its operational and financial results for the third quarter of 2018. This release should be read in conjunction with the Company’s third quarter 2018 Financial Statements and MD&A on the Company’s website or on SEDAR. All amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 201858 Views

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