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2009-11-18 10:00:00

MONTREAL, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Cable, part of Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto - hosted a grand opening ceremony today for its recently commissioned aluminium alloy cable manufacturing facility located in Tianjin, People's Republic of China.

2009-11-10 07:30:00

Stock Market Symbols GIB.A (TSX) GIB (NYSE) www.cgi.com/newsroom MONTREAL, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CGI Group Inc.

2009-10-05 12:02:00

PARIS, France, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Engineered & Automotive Solutions (EAS), part of Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto - has signed an agreement with Changchun Engley Automobile Parts Co. Ltd.

2009-09-10 16:15:00

TORONTO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX: HW, NYSE: HWD) (the "Company") today reported second quarter results for the period ended July 31, 2009.

2009-08-18 16:31:00

ISHPEMING, Mich., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A Michigan administrative law judge today affirmed the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality's (MDEQ) decision to issue two permits to the Kennecott Eagle Minerals Company for its proposed Eagle nickel and copper mine in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

2009-08-18 00:13:00

MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Amcor has offered to acquire parts of Alcan Packaging for US$2025 million from Rio Tinto.

2009-07-31 08:31:00

CHICAGO, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Summits Research issues PriceWatch Alerts for JNJ, PBR, RTP, JCP, and TIF. Seven Summits Strategic Investments' PriceWatch Alerts are available at http://www.iotogo.com/s/073109B (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.) Today's PriceWatch Alerts cover the following stocks: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), Petroleo Brasileiro (NYSE: PBR), Rio Tinto plc (NYSE: RTP), J.

2009-07-15 07:00:00

MONTREAL, July 15 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Packaging, a business unit of Rio Tinto Alcan, and Procter Gamble (P G) were honoured with a top prize for their Prilosec OTC(R) Pack at the 21st DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation, the industry's first sustainable packaging virtual event. "Alcan Packaging has a long-standing relationship with P G, and this awards is the result of working in partnership to develop more sustainable products that help improve peoples' lives," said Michael Rubenstein,...

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