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Third-quarter fiscal results released – Government of NB

January 26, 2018 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government has released its third-quarter fiscal results for 2017-18. “We have consistently met and exceeded our financial targets,” said Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. “As shown in the third quarter, we have continued to reduce the deficit while investing in the priorities of New Brunswickers like our health […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201871 Views

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AADNC: January 26, 2018 – System Under Development Audit of the Secure Integrated Registration and Certificate Unit Project

This section provides a list of recent updates to the Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Web site. January 2018 January 26, 2018 – System Under Development Audit of the Secure Integrated Registration and Certificate Unit Project January 23, 2018 – Water in First Nation communities January 18, 2018 – List of recipients with default management […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201873 Views

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Minister Dempster Reaffirms Provincial Commitment to Address Over-Representation of Indigenous Children and Youth in Care – Government of NL

January 26, 2018 The Honourable Lisa Dempster, Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development, following a meeting with federal, provincial, territorial and National Indigenous Organizations held in Ottawa this week, is reaffirming the province’s commitment to address the over-representation of Indigenous children and youth in care. This week’s meeting examined key causes that lead to […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2018120 Views

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Province Announces More than Half of Manitoba’s Winter Road System Now Open

January 26, 2018 More than 2,500 Shipments Expected to be Delivered to Isolated Northern Communities: Schuler Access to Manitoba’s winter road system is now available to a number of northern communities, allowing for the delivery of supplies, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced today. “Approximately $10 million will be spent this year to ensure our winter […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2018144 Views

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Application OSE180001 Notice of Application – Oil sands exploration program

Notice of Application Application No. 1905477 Imperial Oil Resources Limited The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has received application 1905477. Description of the Application Imperial Oil Resources Limited has applied to construct and operate a multiwell pad with 0.00 moles per kilomole hydrogen sulphide. The pad would be located in Section 15, Township 94, Range 7, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2018116 Views

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Bold Ventures Closes Private Placement With Strategic Partner Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation

Toronto, Ontario, January 29, 2018 – Bold Ventures Inc. (BOL: TSX.V) (“Bold” or the “Company”) and Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation (LDMLFN) are pleased to announce the closing of a non-brokered private placement (the “Offering”) whereby LDMLFN acquired 4,000,000 working capital units (“WC Units”) of the Company for proceeds of $200,000. Each WC Unit […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201892 Views

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Teck Announces First Oil at Fort Hills

Vancouver, B.C. – Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) today announced that first oil has been achieved at the Fort Hills Project. Suncor, as operator of the Fort Hills Energy Limited Partnership, has confirmed that the Fort Hills project is ramping up production following the safe startup of secondary extraction on January […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201875 Views

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Stornoway Reports Results Of First Sale Of 2018

Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSX-SWY; the “Corporation” or “Stornoway”) is pleased to report that at its first sale of 2018 that closed on Friday Jan 26 th, 138,687 carats were sold for gross proceeds 1 of US$14.4 million at an average price of US$104 per carat. This is the highest price achieved to date, and reflects a strengthening diamond market […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201885 Views

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Mountain Province Diamonds to Acquire Kennady Diamonds in a Friendly All-Share Offer

Toronto and New York, January 29, 2018 – Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. (“Mountain Province”) (TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD) and Kennady Diamonds Inc. (“Kennady”) (TSX-V: KDI) are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive arrangement agreement (“Arrangement Agreement”) pursuant to which Mountain Province will acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2018154 Views

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Suncor Energy transitions to continuous operations at Fort Hills

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Jan. 29, 2018) – Suncor today announced that the Fort Hills project is continuing its steady ramp up of production following the safe startup of secondary extraction on Jan. 27, 2018. Fort Hills, which is located approximately 90 kilometres north of Fort McMurray, has a capacity of approximately 194,000 barrels per day (bbls/d), approximately 103,000 […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201879 Views

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Romios Withdraws Consolidation From Annual Meeting Agenda

TORONTO, ONTARIO, January 29, 2018 Romios Gold Resources Inc. (“Romios” or the “Company”) (TSX.V -RG) (OTC-PK: RMIOF) (Frankfurt: D4R) today announced that it has withdrawn the Special Resolution seeking Shareholder approval for the consolidation of its outstanding common shares from the Agenda for the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders to be held at 2:00 pm on January […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201857 Views

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Atlantic Gold – New Life of Mine plan at MRC boosts gold production above 200,000 ozs

January 29, 2018 Vancouver, British Columbia – Atlantic Gold Corporation (TSX-V: AGB) (“Atlantic” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the results of the Phase 2 Life of Mine Expansion Pre-Feasibility Study (the “Study”), led and prepared by Ausenco Engineering Canada Inc. (“Ausenco”), in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 (“NI 43-101”) in respect of the […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201879 Views

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Federal Government commits to six points of action in working with Indigenous partners to address number of Indigenous children in care

January 26, 2018 – Ontario, ON – Government of Canada The severe over-representation of Indigenous children in child welfare systems has reached crisis proportions. First Nations, Inuit and Métis Nation children make up more than 50% of children in foster care.  Full reform is needed with a single objective in mind: to keep First Nations, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201894 Views

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the selection of the next premier of Saskatchewan

Ottawa, Ontario – January 27, 2018 The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the selection of the next premier of Saskatchewan: “On behalf of the Government of Canada, I would like to congratulate Scott Moe on his successful bid for the leadership of the Saskatchewan Party. “I look forward to working closely […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201867 Views

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The Daily Monday, January 29, 2018

Cancer incidence in Canada, 2015 In 2015, more than 141,000 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in Canada, excluding Quebec (see note to readers). The annual number of new cancer cases has been increasing since at least 1992, as the population continues to grow and age. Continue reading  Study: How temporary were Canada’s temporary foreign […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 201886 Views

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FPCC Announces Launch of FirstVoices.com, Version 2.0

January 29, 2018 FPCC Announces Launch of FirstVoices.com, Version 2.0 Brentwood Bay, B.C. – The First Peoples’ Cultural Council is excited to announce the relaunch of a beta (preview) version of FirstVoices.com, its ground-breaking online Indigenous language archiving and learning resource. Over the past two years, the FirstVoices website and back-end system have been significantly […]

by pmnationtalk on January 28, 2018207 Views

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Métis Nation Statement on Indigenous Child and Family Services Reform

January 26, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – The Métis Nation is encouraged by the outcome of today’s emergency meeting on Indigenous Child and Family Services Reform in Ottawa involving federal, provincial and territorial ministers and the leadership of the Métis Nation, First Nations and Inuit. “The federal government’s commitment to action, in particular its commitment to […]

by ahnationtalk on January 26, 2018185 Views

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Trans Mountain Expansion Project detailed route hearings announced for interior B.C.

From National Energy Board January 26, 2018 – Calgary – National Energy Board The National Energy Board (NEB) announced this week that detailed route hearings for Segment 5 of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project are expected to begin in late April or early May 2018. Hearings will take place in Merritt and Kamloops, British Columbia […]

by ahnationtalk on January 26, 2018176 Views

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Emergency Meeting on Indigenous Child & Family Services: the AFNQL welcomes Minister Jane Philpott’s plan to tackle systemic issues in First Nations child welfare programs

OTTAWA, Jan. 26, 2018 – The Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of the Department of Indigenous Services Canada, hosted a two-day emergency meeting on Indigenous Child and Family Services. This meeting included Indigenous leaders, provincial and territorial ministers, community technicians, youth representatives, experts and advocates. The purpose of the meeting was to identify shared priorities and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 26, 2018213 Views

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B.C. and Indigenous leaders confirm commitment to action on child welfare

Jan. 26, 2018 OTTAWA – The Province of British Columbia, with the BC Assembly of First Nations, First Nations Summit and Union of BC Indian Chiefs (collectively known as the First Nations Leadership Council), has released a statement following the Jan. 25-26, 2018, emergency meeting on Indigenous child welfare hosted by federal Indigenous Services Minister […]

by ahnationtalk on January 26, 2018129 Views

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Government of Canada announces a $94M investment in innovative health research, including $11M for Laval University

Quebec researchers receive funding for cutting-edge research projects to study cancer, Alzheimer’s, nutrition, inflammatory bowel disease, anxiety, MS, and Indigenous health, among others January 26, 2018 – Quebec, Quebec – Canadian Institutes of Health Research Today, while touring the research facilities at Laval University, on behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018111 Views

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Manitoba News Release: Manitoba Hosting Workshops for Farmers Focused on Beef, Forage Management

January 26, 2018 The Manitoba government is hosting five workshops focused on marketing and farm management information for cattle and forage producers, highlighting the importance of a strong and growing livestock sector in the province, Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler announced today. “Our government values the thousands of farm families in Manitoba whose involvement in the […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018129 Views

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Statement: Emergency Meeting on First Nations, Inuit and Métis Nation Child and Family Services

Jane Philpott – January 25, 2018 Good Morning. I would like to thank Claudette Commanda for her welcome, and the Elders for their blessings. I acknowledge that we are gathered on Algonquin Territory. Merci et bienvenue. Je suis heureuse d’être ici ce matin. I would like to extend a warm welcome to National Chief Perry […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018134 Views

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First Session of the Sixty-Third General Assembly to Resume Feb. 27 – Government of NS

January 26, 2018 The first session of the 63rd general assembly will resume at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 27. -30- Media Contact: Neil Ferguson Clerk of the House of Assembly 902-424-5978 Email: Neil.Ferguson@novascotia.ca NT4

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201887 Views

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National Access Cannabis Announces Appointment of Chief Christian Sinclair as Director and Changes to Board of Directors

OTTAWA, Jan. 26, 2018 – National Access Cannabis Corp. (“NAC” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: NAC), Canada’sbest practices leader in delivering secure, safe, and responsible access to legal medical cannabis is today announced the appointment of Onekanew (Chief) Christian Sinclair to the board of directors of the Company. Chief Sinclair is a member and current Chief of the Opaskwayak Cree […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201890 Views

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Ontario Expands Helpline for Indigenous Women Facing Violence

Providing Culturally Appropriate Services Province-wide January 26, 2018 11:00 A.M. Ministry of Community and Social Services Ontario is expanding helpline services to support Indigenous women and their families facing violence. The province is supporting Beendigen Inc., an Indigenous family shelter in Thunder Bay, to expand culturally appropriate helpline services for Indigenous women across Ontario. For […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018143 Views

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Government of Canada announces a $9.7M investment in innovative health research

Manitoba researchers receive funding for cutting-edge research projects to study mental health, multiple sclerosis, Indigenous health, and more. January 26, 2018 – Winnipeg, Manitoba – Canadian Institutes of Health Research Today, while touring the research facilities at the University of Manitoba, on behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, Robert-Falcon Ouellette, Member […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018148 Views

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NEC 2018 Call for Alumni Nominations

January 25, 2018 Since evolving from a federal government project in 1967, NEC embarks on a significant milestone of 50th years in helping Indigenous people pursue higher education and getting employed in their chosen profession. It first started as one classroom located on Howe Street in downtown Vancouver, BC. Ray Collins, the founder of NEC, realized […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018117 Views

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Grants and Contributions Public Information Session – Government of NU

January 26, 2018 Learn everything you need to know about receiving funding for the promotion, protection, revitalization and preservation of Nunavut’s culture, heritage and official languages! The Department of Culture and Heritage will hold a public information session about its Grants and Contributions programs on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at the Iqaluit Parish Hall from […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201898 Views

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NVIT President Signs 7 Year Renewal – Merritt, BC

January 23, 2018 The Nicola Valley Institute of Technology’s Board of Governors is pleased to announce President Ken Tourand recently accepted a 7 year contract renewal. This extension will see Tourand continue as President and CEO of NVIT through to October 2024. “The Board is impressed with NVIT’s strategic advancements over the past 5 years and have […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018103 Views

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(AIAI) Climate Change Symposium

When: March 6 – 7th, 2018 Where: Oneida Nation Community Centre, Rm Bear’s Den, 2017 Ball Park Rd, Southwold, ON N0L 2G0 Topics of Discussion: – Securing Provincial Funding – Alternative Energy and Housing – Economic Development – Adaptation and Traditional Ecological Knowledge Click HERE for more information on the event and registration NT5

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Ambitious Northeast False Creek final plan to go to City Council – City of Vancouver

January 24, 2018 The City of Vancouver has released the final plan for Northeast False Creek, which will guide the creation of a vibrant new waterfront destination. The plan provides: Vancouver’s largest increase in new and renewed parks and open space in a generation One of the most significant deliveries of affordable homes in British […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018100 Views

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Baker Lake to become unrestricted community – Government of NU

January 25, 2018 IQALUIT, Nunavut (January 25, 2018) – In a plebiscite held January 22, Baker Lake residents voted in favour of ending the current system of liquor restriction. A majority of voters, 60.1 per cent, were in favor of moving towards an unrestricted or “open” system for alcohol. Under the Liquor Act, if at least […]

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NWAC Brings the Voice of Many Nations of Women to Emergency CFS Ottawa Meeting

NWAC BRINGS THE VOICE OF MANY NATIONS OF WOMEN TO EMERGENCY CFS OTTAWA MEETING Representatives from Indigenous groups as well as government officials gathered in Ottawa for an emergency meeting on Indigenous child welfare issues in Canada.  Minister of Indigenous Services, The Honourable Jane Philpott, has stated that the issue of child welfare affecting Indigenous […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018189 Views

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Government of Canada provides opportunities for youth in Prescott and Russell

Youth facing barriers to employment benefit from job skills training and employment opportunities January 26th, 2017        Hawkesbury, Ontario    Employment and Social Development Canada Building a strong middle class means giving Canada’s youth the tools they need to find and keep good jobs. Today, Francis Drouin, Member of Parliament for Glengarry-Prescott-Russell, on behalf of the Honourable […]

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RMWB: Council approves Fort McKay ASP, supports ACFN’s Addition to Reserve

(Fort McKay, AB – Jan. 24, 2018) – Council voted to approve Fort McKay’s first-ever Area Structure Plan (ASP) and signaled its support for Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation’s Addition to Reserve at its public meeting at Fort McKay School on Tuesday. “We are committed to a spirit of inclusiveness and reconciliation with our Indigenous communities […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018112 Views

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Inaugural imagineNATIVE iNstitute 2018 Program Recipients Announced

The imagineNATIVE iNstitute is pleased to announce the first recipients of seven annual professional development programs including: CSIF/imagineNATIVE Mentorship CSV/imagineNATIVE Residency LIFT/imagineNATIVE Mentorship NBFC/imagineNATIVE Incubator Program HGF/imagineNATIVE Story Editing Mentorship HGF/imagineNATIVE Screenwriting Intensive. and the NATIVe Producer Fellows Films of the four production mentorships will premiere at the 19th annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts […]

by aanationtalk on January 26, 2018191 Views

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Statement from Premier MacLauchlan on proposed Northern Pulp effluent treatment facility

January 23, 2018 Premier Wade MacLauchlan today wrote to the federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change Catherine McKenna and Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil expressing concerns regarding Northern Pulp’s plans for a new effluent treatment facility for its Pictou County mill. “I share the concerns of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island fishers that […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201895 Views

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Bob McLeod: Greater Vancouver Board of Trade – Keynote Speech

January 25, 2018 Good Morning and thank you for being here today to talk with me about the future of the Northwest Territories and why it matters to Canada. The Northwest Territories has all the ingredients for strong economic growth, including abundant natural resources, and significant participation and support for economic development from Indigenous-owned businesses […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018107 Views

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Golden Predator Mining Corp. Announces Increase To Previously Announced Overnight Marketed Financing

Toronto, Canada – January 26, 2018 – Golden Predator Mining Corp. (TSXV:GPY) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce today that, due to strong demand, it has agreed with Clarus Securities Inc. (“Clarus”, or the “Underwriter”) to increase the size of its previously announced C$7,000,630 flow-through unit offering. Pursuant to the upsized deal terms, Clarus has […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201879 Views

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Kootenay West gypsum mine granted an environmental assessment certificate – Government of BC

January 25, 2018 VICTORIA – George Heyman, Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, and Michelle Mungall, Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, have decided to issue an environmental assessment certificate to CertainTeed Gypsum Canada Inc. for the Kootenay West Mine project. CertainTeed proposes a 135-hectare open-pit gypsum mine, located approximately 12 kilometres northeast […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018112 Views

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Cameco Announces Filing of a Technical Report for the Inkai Operation

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, January 25, 2018 Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) announced today that it filed a technical report under Canadian Securities Administrators’ National Instrument 43-101 Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects titled “Inkai Operation, South Kazakhstan Oblast, Republic of Kazakhstan.” The technical report is dated January 25, 2018, with an effective date of January 1, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201890 Views

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Emera Inc.: Statement about Atlantic Link and the Massachusetts Clean Energy RFP

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia– The following statement was issued today by Emera Inc. President and CEO Chris Huskilson, in response to decisions made by evaluators in the Massachusetts Clean Energy RFP. Atlantic Link, a proposed 1,000 megawatt subsea transmission line between Atlantic Canada and southern New England, was proposed by Emera last year in response to […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018104 Views

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Alamos Gold Files Technical Report for Lynn Lake Project

TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2018  — Alamos Gold Inc. (TSX:AGI) (NYSE:AGI) (“Alamos” or the “Company”) today announced that it has filed a technical report for its Lynn Lake gold project, located in Manitoba, Canada. The report was prepared in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 – Standards for Disclosure for Mineral Projects and supports the disclosure outlined in […]

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Granada Increases Private Placement

January 25, 2018 Granada Gold Mine Inc. (TSX.V: GGM) (“Granada Gold” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that further to its news release dated January 22, 2018, the Company is increasing its private placement to raise gross proceeds of $1,800,000 by issuing 7,200,000 units (“Units) at $0.25 per Unit. Each Unit is comprised of […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201862 Views

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Teck Provides Elkview Dryer Update

January 25, 2018 Vancouver, BC – Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) announced on January 19, 2018 that a significant pressure event had interrupted operations in the coal dryer at Teck’s Elkview mine. Preliminary damage assessment has determined that repairs to the dryer may take in the range of four to six […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201858 Views

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Gunpowder Provides Blockchain Investment Update

Toronto, Ontario, January 25th, 2018 – Gunpowder Capital Corp., (CSE: GPC), (CSE: GPC.PR.A), (OTCQB: GNPWF), (Frankfurt: YS6N), (“Gunpowder”) is pleased to announce that it’s investee company, BitBlox Technologies Inc. (“BitBlox”), a leading-edge technology company that focuses on the mining of cryptocurrencies like Ether (ETH), Bitcoin (BTC) and Zcash (ZEC), and the development of next generation […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201847 Views

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Gensource Announces Shareholder Update Conference Call

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan – January 25, 2018– Gensource Potash Corporation (“Gensource” or the “Corporation”) (TSX-V: GSP) today announced that the company will conduct a conference call to provide a company update at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, January 31st. The call will be open on a listen-only basis to any interested parties. Conference Call To […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201886 Views

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J.D. Irving, Limited Forecasts Over 10,400 Hires Over the Next Three Years (2018 and 2020)

January 25, 2018 Over the next three years, J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) is forecasting over 10,400 hires across the company’s diverse operations in Canada and the U.S. 84% of the jobs are in Atlantic Canada. “When we look at our three-year forecast from 2018-2020, 84% of the jobs we need to fill are in the […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 201873 Views

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Strong selection of seven NFB films featured at Whitehorse’s Available Light Film Festival. Includes premieres of two new works from the NFB’s BC and Yukon Studio.

From National Film Board January 22, 2018 – Vancouver – National Film Board of Canada (NFB) Seven National Film Board of Canada films have been selected to screen at the Available Light Film Festival, taking place in Whitehorse from February 3–11. The festival will feature the Whitehorse premieres of two works from the NFB’s BC […]

by ahnationtalk on January 26, 201899 Views

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