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2014-05-02 12:21:01

MONTREAL, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced the successful candidates for its 2014 From the Ground Up program. Thirty communities were selected amongst 191 applications to receive grants of up to $25,000 each in the third edition of the program. The objective of the CN EcoConnexions - From the Ground Up program is to promote the greening of municipal properties across Canada, especially areas in close proximity to rail lines. CN, and its partners...

2014-05-01 20:20:35

CALGARY, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - At its 2014 annual meeting of shareholders (AGM) held in Calgary earlier today, Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) announced that all nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 3, 2014 were elected as directors of CP. The detailed results of the vote by ballot are as follows: _______________________________________________________________ |Nominee |Votes For |% votes For|Votes...

2014-05-01 12:23:08

CALGARY, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Pacific Railway (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) today announced Gary F. Colter was elected Chairman of the Company's Board of Directors. Colter replaces Paul G. Haggis, who concluded his term as Chairman but will continue to serve as a director and joins the Audit and Finance Committees. Both Colter and Haggis have served on the CP Board for two years. "It has been my pleasure to have served as Chairman of the new CP," said Haggis. "I'm...

2014-04-30 20:20:48

CALGARY, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Board of Directors of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) today declared a quarterly dividend of thirty-five cents ($0.35) Canadian per share on the outstanding Common Shares. The dividend is payable on July 28, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on June 27, 2014, and is an "eligible" dividend for purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any similar provincial/territorial legislation. About...

2014-04-29 12:21:41

MONTREAL, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Jim Vena, executive vice-president and chief operating officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Global Transportation Conference on May 7, 2014, starting at 1.05 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Vena will discuss CN's continued focus on supply chain collaboration and Operational and Service Excellence. CN will provide a live audio webcast of Vena's remarks and post his presentation on the...

2014-04-28 12:21:46

Canadian Pacific and Canadian Pacific Police Service stressing importance of safety at grade crossings and reminding people to stay away from railway property. CALGARY, April 28, 2014 /CNW/ - During Public Rail Safety Week, April 28 - May 4, Canadian Pacific, other Canadian railways, and stakeholders will be reminding motorists, cyclists, and pedestrians about the importance of staying safe around railway property, in particular railway crossings. Public Rail Safety Week is an...

2014-04-25 12:20:48

CN Police urge citizens to report unsafe behaviour on railway property to help reduce trespassing and crossing related fatalities HOMEWOOD, IL, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) invites the media to report on key issues at the centre of Rail Safety Week, from April 28 to May 2, 2014. CN Police will mark Rail Safety Week with a public awareness campaign aimed at reducing the number of trespassing and crossing related accidents. In addition, the police force...

2014-04-23 16:22:11

Three new directors join CN's board, Robert Pace the company's new chairman VANCOUVER, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 11, 2014, were elected as directors of CN. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at CN's Annual Meeting of Shareholders on April 23 in Vancouver are set out below. Election of Directors On a vote by ballot, each of the...

2014-04-22 16:21:36

VANCOUVER, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2014 dividend on the Company's common shares outstanding. A quarterly dividend of twenty-five cents (C$0.25) per common share will be paid on June 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 9, 2014. CN is a true backbone of the economy, transporting approximately C$250 billion worth of goods annually for a wide...

2014-04-22 08:23:29

MONTREAL, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2014 financial and operating results today, April 22, 2014, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call/webcast at 4.30 p.m. EDT today. Claude Mongeau, CN president and chief executive officer, will lead the call. Parties in North America who are interested in participating in, or listening to,...


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