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2014-05-05 08:23:24

TSX: G NYSE: GG VANCOUVER, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) announced today that its Los Filos mine in Guerrero State, Mexico has resumed all operations following a negotiated settlement with the Carrizalillo Ejido for a new land occupancy agreement with a five-year term. Operations at Los Filos had been suspended since April 2, 2014. Due to the suspension, forecast 2014 gold production at Los Filos is expected to be at the low end of the mine's...

2014-05-05 08:22:11

CALGARY, May 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Athabasca Oil Corporation (TSX: ATH) ("Athabasca" or "the Company") announces that Matthew Taylor has joined the Company as Vice President Capital Markets & Communications, effective today. Mr. Taylor's principal responsibilities will be the management and implementation of Athabasca's investor relations and communications initiatives and activities. Mr. Taylor's background includes equity research and investment banking at National Bank...

2014-05-02 16:25:50

-- Gildan Activewear will make an investment in Costa Rica involving a modern textile manufacturing plant. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During its report to its shareholders for the second quarter of 2014, the Canadian company Gildan Activewear confirmed in Montreal, Canada, that its next investment will be made in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, involving a modern textile manufacturing plant. The Costa Rican Coalition for Development Initiatives (CINDE based on its...

2014-05-02 16:22:16

TSX: G NYSE: GG VANCOUVER, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) ("Goldcorp" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the election of Mr. Clement A. Pelletier to its Board of Directors. Mr. Pelletier, 68, currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of Rescan Group Ltd., a Canada-based environmental consulting firm to the resource industry. The Company also announced that A. Dan Rovig has retired from the Goldcorp Board of Directors, leaving the number of...

2014-05-02 16:22:09

TORONTO, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM, TSX:AEM) ("Agnico Eagle") today announced that the thirteen nominees listed in the management information circular, dated March 11, 2014, were elected as directors of Agnico Eagle. Detailed results of the vote, held earlier today at the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders in Toronto, Ontario, are set out below: ____________________________________________________________________ |...

2014-05-02 08:28:20

-- New program launched today by Clara Hughes here in Canada's northern-most capital, on Day 50 of Clara's Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk -- Nunavut Kamatisiaqtut Help Line is the first beneficiary, with a cash donation and communications services provided by Bell subsidiary Northwestel IQALUIT, NU, May 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell Let's Talk today announced $1 million in funding for community mental health resources...

2014-05-01 20:25:13

Transaction unlocks significant value in support of the Company's Strategic Plan MONTREAL, May 1, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce it has entered into a binding agreement to sell 100 percent of its interest in AltaLink, Alberta's largest regulated electricity transmission company, to Berkshire Hathaway Energy. Based on the terms of the agreement and assuming a December 31, 2014 closing date, gross proceeds to SNC-Lavalin from the sale will be...

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...

2014-05-01 08:27:42

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Precious metals companies make strides to boost operations & outlook: DNA Precious Metals, Inc. (OTC: DNAP), Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE: GG), Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX), Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) and Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE: AUY) DNA Precious Metals, Inc. (OTCQB: DNAP) today announced the completion of a $500,000 finance credit facility ("Facility") from a Chicago-based private equity fund to assist...


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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