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2014-06-13 08:26:26

VANCOUVER, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Absolute® Software Corporation ("Absolute" or the "Company") (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones, today announced that the company's Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Geoff Haydon, formerly of EMC Corporation, as Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the Board of Directors. "We are extremely pleased to have someone of Geoff's...

2014-06-13 08:24:29

BELLEVILLE, ON, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC) - ("Bioniche" or the "Company"), a clinical stage biotechnology company whose anchor product is a Phase III treatment for non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer, today announced that Dr. Michael Berendt, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Scientist of Bioniche Life Sciences Inc., will present a corporate update at the Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference at the Toronto Board of Trade on...

2014-06-13 04:20:23

JOHANNESBURG, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) is pleased to announce that the Company yesterday won the award for best mineral reserve and resource reporting held annually by the SA Investment Analysts Society (IAS) and SAMREC (South African Code for Reporting of Exploration Results, Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves). This is the 8th time that Gold Fields has won the award since it was first presented...

2014-06-12 16:29:10

Wireless network to improve safety along highways, power local businesses and deliver the ultimate mobile video experiences to customers VANCOUVER, June 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Rogers Communications, together with Premier Christy Clark, today announced a planned investment of over $450 million in British Columbia over the next three years to expand its wireless network in over 70 communities in the northeast, Interior, Lower Mainland, and Vancouver Island. As part of this investment,...

2014-06-12 16:25:55

NASDAQ: NVCN TSX VENTURE: NVC VANCOUVER, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Neovasc Inc. ("Neovasc" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NVCN) (TSXV: NVC) is pleased to announce that it has been listed in the 2014 PROFIT 500 as one of Canada's fastest growing companies. Having achieved an average revenue growth of approximately 50% year over year since its inception in 2008, Neovasc attributes its success to its strong customer relationships, attention to operational excellence, and dedication...

2014-06-12 12:22:57

TORONTO, June 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Dacha Strategic Metals Inc. (TSX-V: DSM) ("Dacha") announced today that it has agreed to subscribe for $5 million of common shares of Merus Labs International Inc. ("Merus") (TSX: MSL, NASDAQ: MSLI) at a price of $1.70 per share as part of the $27.2 million bought deal financing that Merus announced yesterday. As Dacha announced on June 10, Dacha and Merus have entered into a letter agreement pursuant to which Dacha agreed to invest a minimum of $11...

2014-06-12 12:21:26

DUBLIN, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/shrtdf/global_automotive) has announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Infotainment OS Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Fast-paced development in emerging economies offers huge growth potential for the Global Automotive Infotainment OS market. Despite the slow growth of the market in developed economies, including those...

2014-06-11 23:12:59

ENCUENTRA24.COM launches property credit calculator in conjunction with Scotiabank to support more than 3.1 million monthly views of properties. A button is positioned next to the price of homes for sale, which greatly facilitates the sale of the property posted online. San Jose, Costa Rica (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Online trading is now easier and safer. This is evidenced by the more than 4 million monthly visits to Encuentra24.com, a site that will start offering this week the first credit...

2014-06-11 16:24:49

Leaving Saskatchewan for Manitoba tomorrow morning, June 12, Clara Hughes continues the journey to a stigma-free Canada in Brandon, Portage la Prairie and her hometown of Winnipeg CARLYLE, SK, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Starting tomorrow and for the next 5 days, Canadian Olympian Clara Hughes brings her Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk to communities across Manitoba. In Saskatchewan today, Day 90 of the Big Ride, Clara is riding from Weyburn to Carlyle and will attend a welcome event at 3...

2014-06-11 16:21:09

HOUSTON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oiltanking Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OILT) (the "Partnership") today announced that the board of directors of its general partner has approved an expansion project to construct new crude storage, pipelines, and dock infrastructure at its terminal in Beaumont, Texas. The multi-phase crude expansion will have a total capacity of up to 6.2 million barrels of storage at a total cost of approximately $340 million when all currently planned phases have...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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