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Altius to Increase Shareholdings in Alderon

March 22, 2018 VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, Alderon Iron Ore Corp. (TSX: IRON) (“Alderon” or the “Company”) announces that it has been notified by Altius Minerals Corporation (“Altius”) that Altius has agreed to acquire 18,797,454 common shares (“Common Shares”) of Alderon, from Liberty Metals & Mining Holdings, LLC (“Liberty”). After the conclusion of the transaction, Altius will […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018379 Views

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Wataynikaneyap Power Project Funding Announced – Fortis Updates Five-Year Capital Investment Plan

March 22, 2018 ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR – Fortis Inc. (“Fortis” or the “Corporation”) (TSX:FTS)(NYSE:FTS) today announced the Wataynikaneyap Power project has reached a major milestone with the announcement of a funding framework among Wataynikaneyap Power, the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario. The project will connect 17 remote First Nations communities in […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018565 Views

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Regional Chief Isadore Day Statement: Congratulations to Wataynikaneyap Power

(Toronto, ON, March 22, 2018) “On behalf of the Chiefs of Ontario, and the 133 First Nations that make up our Assembly, I want to acknowledge the leadership and dedication of the Watay Power Executive, led by board chair Frank McKay and CEO Margaret Kenequanash Today’s announcement of $1.6 billion in funding to complete the […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018568 Views

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The Future of Coast is Now – Coast Forest Products Association

March 22, 2018 As Coast Forest Products Association completes its final days of operation, I’m reminded of the fact that while the players may change, the coastal forest sector is – and will always be an important and permanent fixture in British Columbia.  In this job I have said a thousand times that every day […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 20181152 Views

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Media advisory: CIHR’s Dr. Carrie Bourassa to announce steps in supporting research towards reconciliation with Canada’s Indigenous Peoples

Winnipeg, Manitoba – March 23, 2018 – Dr. Carrie Bourassa, Scientific Director of the CIHR Institute of Aboriginal People’s Health, will visit the University of Manitoba to announce steps being taken by CIHR to support research that seeks to improve the lives of Indigenous Peoples. She will be joined by Drs. Marcia Anderson and Digvir […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018562 Views

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Record scholarships and bursaries available to NIC students

March 22, 2018 Generous donors supply more than $375,000 in awards More than $375,000 in scholarships and bursaries are now available to NIC students, thanks to some very generous donors. Students can now apply for more than 415 awards, valued at up to $5,000, up significantly from last year’s record $290,000 award total. “This is […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018472 Views

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NTI Applauds Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami’s commitment to eliminate Tuberculosis by 2030

(March 23, 2018 – Iqaluit, Nunavut) Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI) President Aluki Kotierk, on the eve of World TB Day, noted Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami’s (ITK) announcement and commitment to eliminate tuberculosis across Inuit Nunangat by 2030, aiming for a 50% reduction of active TB by 2025. “NTI applauds the commitment to tackle such a complex […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018440 Views

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Parkland College awards over $90,000 in scholarships

March 22nd, 2018 On Thursday in Yorkton, Parkland College awarded $90,900 to 74 students across the region in this spring’s Internal Scholarships. Combined with Entrance Scholarships handed out in September, Parkland College awarded more than $150,000 in the 2017-18 academic year. This is the seventh straight year in which the College has given out more […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018728 Views

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UCN Professor to publish with Edinburgh University

March 22, 2018 Associate professor of English at UCN, Dr. Sue Matheson has begun editing a volume of collected essays about women in Hollywood Westerns for Edinburgh University Press, Scotland’s premier scholarly publisher. “Edinburgh University Press ensures the highest academic standards,” Matheson said, “It’s an honour to be working with EUP and a great opportunity […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018447 Views

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TransCanada Announces 2018-2019 Revenue Requirement Settlement with NGTL System Shippers

CALGARY, Alberta, March 23, 2018  — News Release — TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL), has filed an application with the National Energy Board for approval of a negotiated settlement with its customers and other interested parties on the annual costs required to operate the NGTL […]

by pmnationtalk on March 23, 2018481 Views

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