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2014-05-27 08:22:51

JOHANNESBURG, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) regrets to announce that an employee at the South Deep Project in South Africa this morning lost his life in an industrial-type accident in an underground satellite workshop at the mine. This is the second fatal accident of a similar nature at South Deep over the past 10 days. The previous incident, in which one employee lost his life, was also an industrial-type...

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

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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...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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