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2014-09-18 23:04:35

Less than six months after launching its responsive news website designed to engage busy younger audiences, Newstica.com announces the launch of the organization’s new app to deliver fresh news tailored to the reader’s interests to Andriod, iPhone and iPad devices. OTTAWA, Ontario, (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Newstica.com has announced the launch of its new mobile device app, bringing all the same innovative custom features that website news readers have come to love, to Android,...

2014-09-17 04:20:46

- Natalie and Meaghan end the season's eleventh leg by racking up their seventh win - - Next Week: The final three teams race to Ottawa for their chance to win the biggest prize in Canadian television history - - Fans can join host Jon Montgomery for an Exclusive Live Chat tonight on Twitter - To tweet this alert: http://bmpr.ca/1t6G25Y TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Starting the leg in first place after their win in Prince Edward Island last week, siblings Sukhi and Jinder...

2014-09-03 08:22:54

OTTAWA, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - What the seafaring industry fears the most may become a reality. The Canadian-European Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) will have severe negative impact on Canadian Seafarers and the Canadian Marine Industry as a whole by opening domestic trade to foreign carriers, doing away with our Cabotage Laws. This is the most serious threat that we have ever faced in our industry. What: Press Conference to expose the lack of...

2014-09-02 16:20:39

OTTAWA, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - What the seafaring industry fears the most may become a reality. The Canadian-European Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) will have severe negative impact on Canadian Seafarers and the Canadian Marine Industry as a whole by opening domestic trade to foreign carriers, doing away with our Cabotage Laws. This is the most serious threat that we have ever faced in our industry. What: Press Conference to expose the lack of...

2014-08-27 12:27:00

OTTAWA, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - In the wake of the death of Jean Sutherland Boggs on August 22, at age 92, the National Gallery of Canada (NGC) offers its heartfelt condolences to her family and salutes her outstanding contribution to the advancement of the visual arts. She will be remembered as one of the NGC's most effective leaders. "Jean Sutherland Boggs is a key personality in the history of the National Gallery. The acquisitions of international art that she championed are among...

2014-08-27 08:21:36

The Corporation remains focused on its Five-point Action Plan amid declining mail volumes OTTAWA, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canada Post segment reported a profit before tax of $53 million for the second quarter of 2014 compared to a loss before tax of $104 million in the same quarter of 2013. For the first two quarters of 2014, the segment reported a profit before tax of $26 million, compared to a loss before tax of $36 million for the same period in 2013. The results were...

2014-08-26 23:00:50

ATG Danmon and FileCatalyst have partnered to provide accelerated file transfer to customers throughout the United Kingdom. Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc., a pioneer in managed file transfers and the creator of the Emmy® Award winning FileCatalyst, a world leading accelerated file transfer solution, is pleased to announce the appointment of ATG Danmon as its UK-based channel distribution partner. “ATG Danmon is one of the world's most highly...

2014-08-21 12:26:35

OTTAWA, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - IntenCity, the 60th annual International Downtown Association (IDA) Conference and Tradeshow takes place in Ottawa, Canada from September 3 to 6, 2014 at the Westin Hotel in Downtown Rideau. The conference will focus on the intensification of downtowns and districts worldwide. It features dozens of workshops, presentations and events. For registration and information: DowntownRideau.com SOURCE Downtown Rideau BIA

2014-08-19 08:26:33

OTTAWA (TORONTO), Aug. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Fusing together a boat of various genders has become much easier in 2014, as the 5?person rowing team, "Team TRANS?fusion," from Toronto's Hanlan Boat Club makes a splash of a whole new kind at a marathon in Ottawa this Sunday, marking a new milestone on the journey to equality in the world of sports. Many sports have not been the most welcoming for Transgender individuals, however recent legislative and human rights code changes are slowly...

2014-08-14 23:08:00

Askari Founder and President Edan Puritt today announced this Canadian Information Management innovator's expansion into Western Canada and the European Union, where the company will build on its foundation of solid successes for governments, NGOs and Oil and Gas companies. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Askari Solutions Inc.'s founding partner and sales lead Edan Puritt announced the company's expansion into the European Union and Alberta, Canada. The...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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