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2014-05-23 16:25:07

CEO revamps organization structure to support execution strategy TORONTO, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Rogers Communications today unveiled a multi-year plan to radically improve the customer experience while laying the groundwork to reaccelerate revenue and cash flow growth relative to its peers. "Every day I marvel at what an amazing company Ted built," said Guy Laurence, President and Chief Executive Officer, Rogers Communications. "The mix of assets, the culture of...

2014-05-23 08:21:39

CALGARY, May 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Enerplus Corporation ("Enerplus") (TSX: ERF) (NYSE: ERF) announces that a cash dividend in the amount of CDN$0.09 per share will be payable on June 20, 2014 to all shareholders of record at the close of business on June 5, 2014. The ex-dividend date for this payment is June 3, 2014. The CDN$0.09 per share dividend is equivalent to approximately US$0.08 per share if converted using the current Canadian/US dollar exchange rate of 0.9176. The U.S....

2014-05-22 12:30:43

VANCOUVER, BC and MESA, AZ, May 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Avidus Management Group Inc. (TSX-V: AVD; "Avidus" or the "Company") today announced its 2014 first quarter financial results. Q1 2014 - Highlights and Milestones -- On January 14, 2014, Avidus announced the appointment of Doug Ridley as Chief Executive Officer and Director, and, Daniel Lundell as Chief Operating Officer of the Company. -- On February 20, 2014, the Company announced that it entered into an...

2014-05-22 08:24:01

New Skyonic Technology Reduces Costs of Carbon Capture, Expands into New Product Markets to Support Compliance with Emission Regulations AUSTIN, Texas, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyonic Corporation, an Austin-based carbon-capture technology company, today announced that it has secured an additional $12.5 million in funding from existing investor ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) and new investor Enbridge (TSX, NYSE: ENB), Canada's largest energy infrastructure company. The funding will...

2014-05-21 20:21:27

MONTRÉAL, May 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - BCE Inc. (TSX: BCE) (NYSE: BCE) today announced that the Honourable James Prentice, PC, QC, has resigned from the Boards of BCE and Bell Canada. "On behalf of the Board of Directors, I sincerely thank Mr. Prentice for his invaluable service to our shareholders, customers and company," said Tom O'Neill, Chair of the Board. Mr. Prentice was a Director of BCE and of Bell since July 2011 and most recently served on the Pension Fund Committee. His...

2014-05-21 08:31:12

DUBLIN, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/p9bqzn/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Engineering Services Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Engineering services include design services for building and infrastructure projects, design services for industrial processes and industrial equipment, design services for environmental projects, construction management...

2014-05-20 16:21:40

June 2-4, 2014 - Hyatt Regency, Alberta Calgary, Canada CALGARY, Alberta, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you looking for improvement strategies to accelerate growth and reduce operational risk? A successful operational excellence program can not only save your company millions in operating costs - it can also enhance business agility, drive innovation, improve regulator confidence and help attract and develop world-class talent. In less than 3 weeks time,...

2014-05-20 08:24:25

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding BP plc (NYSE: BP), Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO), Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE: SU), Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: SPN) and Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are...

2014-05-16 12:23:14

TRADING SYMBOL: TSX: R TORONTO, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - ROMARCO MINERALS INC. (TSX: R) (the "Company"), in accordance with the requirements of the Toronto Stock Exchange, is pleased to announce the results of voting at its 2014 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held yesterday. A total of 480,732,882 common shares were voted in connection with the meeting, representing approximately 73.07% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Company. Shareholders voted...

2014-05-15 20:21:52

Listed: TSX, NYSE Symbol: POT SASKATOON, SK, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp) announced that the thirteen nominees listed in the management proxy circular for the 2014 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of PotashCorp earlier today at the shareholder meeting held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the meeting are set out below....


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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