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2014-07-14 04:21:37

Positions MGCD as a global leader in Cardiorespiratory diagnostic products SAINT PAUL, Minn., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MGC Diagnostics Corporation (NASDAQ: MGCD), a leading global medical technologies company, today announced that it has completed a stock purchase agreement to acquire Medisoft SA, a Sorinnes, Belgium headquartered, privately held manufacturer of market-leading cardiorespiratory diagnostic products. The Company plans to close the transaction on August 1, 2014. Medisoft...

2014-07-14 04:21:08

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding BioMed Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: BMR), BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE: BKU), Arthur J Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG), First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF) and Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE: MFC). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary...

2014-07-11 12:24:47

OTTAWA, July 11, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health Canada, will announce proposed changes to Canadian nutritional labels. Date Monday, July 14, 2014 Time Photo Opportunity - 10:15 AM MDT Announcement 10:30 AM MDT Location Real Canadian Superstore and Presidents Choice Cooking School 4410-17 Street NW Edmonton, AB SOURCE Health Canada

2014-07-11 04:20:38

Updated corporate presentation posted on new website www.petromaroc.co CALGARY, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - LONGREACH OIL AND GAS LIMITED (TSX-V: LOI) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has received the final approval of the TSX Venture Exchange to change the name of the Company to PetroMaroc Corporation plc. Effective at the opening on Monday, July 14, 2014, the common shares of PetroMaroc Corporation plc will commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange under...

2014-07-10 20:20:46

In c7418 transmitted today at 19:42e an error occured in the third paragraph. The thrd sentence should have read "WestJet Encore has orders for 12 more Bombardier Q400 Next Gen aircraft.". Full corrected copy follows: WestJet Encore celebrates 1,000,000th guest CALGARY, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet Encore announced it welcomed its one-millionth guest on board today. The one-millionth guest was on WestJet Encore flight 3101 from Calgary to Fort St. John, which departed Calgary...

2014-07-10 20:20:42

CALGARY, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet Encore announced it welcomed its one-millionth guest on board today. The one-millionth guest was on WestJet Encore flight 3101 from Calgary to Fort St. John, which departed Calgary at 5:45 p.m. MDT. WestJet Encore President Ferio Pugliese was on hand to present the lucky guest on board the flight with round trip airfare for two anywhere in WestJet's world. "This is an important milestone for all of us and we are happy to celebrate with our...

2014-07-10 12:33:59

ALBANY, New York, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Intelligent Virtual Assistant Market (By Technology - Text-to-Speech, Speech Recognition; By End User - Individual Users, Small and Medium Enterprise Users, Large Enterprise Users) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the market was valued at USD 352.0 million in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 2,126.4...

2014-07-10 12:23:12

SAN ANTONIO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pioneer Energy Services (NYSE: PES) today announced that it will release its second quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 31. In conjunction with the release, Pioneer has scheduled a conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet the same day starting at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time). Investors may participate in the call either by phone or audio webcast. By Phone:...

2014-07-10 08:30:25

MONTREAL, July 10, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX: SNC) will hold its second quarter results conference call with the financial community on Friday, August 8, 2014, at 3:00 pm EDT. Participants will include Robert G. Card, President and Chief Executive Officer and Alain-Pierre Raynaud, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. Media are welcome to participate on a listen-only basis. To join the conference, please dial toll-free at 1-866-530-1554 in...

2014-07-10 08:24:49

TORONTO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared monthly dividends of $0.090417 per Class A Share and $0.090833 per Class B Share payable on each of August 29, 2014, September 30, 2014 and October 31, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 15, 2014, September 15, 2014 and October 15, 2014, respectively. The foregoing dividends are designated as "eligible" dividends for the...

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