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2014-10-31 12:27:10

OTTAWA, Oct. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated Bell Aliant and Unifor on reaching a new collective agreement for nearly 3 000 employees responsible for communication services throughout eastern Canada. Their current collective agreement will expire on December 31, 2014. The agreement was reached with assistance from the Labour Program's Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service. The parties used the...

2014-10-31 12:22:16

MONTREAL, Oct. 31, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Hydro-Québec announces that it has negotiated on the Canadian domestic market the issue of CA$500,000,000 of debentures, Series JQ, maturing on February 15, 2055. The debentures, with a coupon of 4.00%, payable semi-annually, will be offered on the market at a price of 108.041 plus interest deemed to have accrued from August 15, 2014. The yield is 3.619%. The lead manager for this issue is National Bank Financial Inc. with CIBC World Markets...

2014-10-31 12:22:10

CALGARY, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX-V: PFC) - PetroFrontier Corp. ("PetroFrontier") is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, PetroFrontier (Australia) Pty Ltd ("PetroFrontier Australia") has received $2,971,884 (Australian Dollars) in respect of Research & Development tax incentives from the Australian Taxation Office plus accrued interest of $101,783. PetroFrontier's other wholly owned subsidiary, Texalta Australia Pty Ltd ("Texalta"), has also filed for...

2014-10-31 12:22:01

Energy costs to increase for homes and businesses CHATHAM, ON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Union Gas today expressed their concern that TransCanada's Energy East project, filed yesterday with the National Energy Board, will have significant and negative impacts on natural gas consumers in Ontario and Québec. The TransCanada Energy East project is a proposal to develop a pipeline to ship oil from Alberta to New Brunswick by converting 3,000-kilometres of its existing natural gas...

2014-10-31 08:22:38

TSX: TVI OTCQX: TVIPF CALGARY, Oct. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - TVI Pacific Inc. (TSX:TVI) (OTCQX:TVIPF) ("TVI" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the members of its new Project Advisory Group consisting of independent, seasoned mining exploration and project assessment experts who will be assisting TVI in evaluating new opportunities in the Asia Pacific region. "I am pleased to highlight the exceptional team of experts that is assisting TVI in evaluating projects which TVI can hold...

2014-10-31 08:20:47

MONTREAL, Oct. 31, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada welcomes today's confirmation by the Air Canada Pilots Association that its members have ratified a landmark agreement on collective agreement terms for ten years. "This ten-year agreement with the Air Canada Pilots Association is a ground-breaking development which allows us to accelerate the implementation of our business strategy on a win-win basis with our pilots," said Calin Rovinescu, President and CEO of Air Canada. "The...

2014-10-30 20:24:28

-- Operating revenues grow $3 million driven by Internet and TV growth -- FibreOP(TM) Internet adds 19,000 customers to reach 236,000 -- FibreOP TV adds 14,300 customers to reach 200,000 -- Fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) now passes 961,000 premises -- BCE privatization of Bell Aliant expected to close on or about October 31, 2014 This news release contains forward-looking statements. For a description of the related risk factors and assumptions please see the...

2014-10-30 12:27:07

- "Project Latte" to feature best-in-class programming from Hollywood and around the world - - HBO's seminal library including THE SOPRANOS, THE WIRE, and SEX AND THE CITY is first exclusive content confirmed for Canada's premium streaming service - - New subscription on-demand service to deliver more than 10,000 hours of quality TV content - Tweet this release: http://bmpr.ca/1wJKYPC #project_latte Join the Hubub for this announcement: https://www.hubub.com/264026 TORONTO,...

2014-10-30 08:27:18

TSX: G NYSE: GG (All Amounts in $US unless stated otherwise) VANCOUVER, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) today reported adjusted quarterly revenues(1) of $1.1 billion, generating adjusted net earnings(1,2) of $70 million, or $0.09 per share, compared to adjusted net earnings of $190 million, or $0.23 per share, in the third quarter of 2013. Adjusted operating cash flow(1,3) was $399 million, compared to adjusted operating cash flow of $375 million in the third...

2014-10-30 08:26:58

WAYZATA, Minn., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NOG) ("Northern") announced today that it expects to release third quarter 2014 financial and operating results on Thursday, November 6, 2014 after market close. In conjunction with Northern's release of its financial and operating results, investors, analysts and other interested parties are invited to listen to a conference call with management on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 9:00 am Central Time....


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.