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2014-07-14 08:28:30

MONTREAL, July 14, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by Manitoba Hydro to design and build the Keewatinoow 230-kV AC Switchyard located 775 kilometres northeast of Winnipeg. Valued at $112 million, this is the largest fixed-price EPC contract ever issued by Manitoba Hydro. Keewatinoow will transfer power from the Nelson River's northern generating stations to Manitoba Hydro's customers in the south via the...

2014-07-14 04:21:37

Positions MGCD as a global leader in Cardiorespiratory diagnostic products SAINT PAUL, Minn., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MGC Diagnostics Corporation (NASDAQ: MGCD), a leading global medical technologies company, today announced that it has completed a stock purchase agreement to acquire Medisoft SA, a Sorinnes, Belgium headquartered, privately held manufacturer of market-leading cardiorespiratory diagnostic products. The Company plans to close the transaction on August 1, 2014. Medisoft...

2014-07-14 04:21:08

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding BioMed Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: BMR), BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE: BKU), Arthur J Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG), First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF) and Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE: MFC). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary...

2014-07-10 12:33:59

ALBANY, New York, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Intelligent Virtual Assistant Market (By Technology - Text-to-Speech, Speech Recognition; By End User - Individual Users, Small and Medium Enterprise Users, Large Enterprise Users) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the market was valued at USD 352.0 million in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 2,126.4...

2014-07-10 08:30:25

MONTREAL, July 10, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX: SNC) will hold its second quarter results conference call with the financial community on Friday, August 8, 2014, at 3:00 pm EDT. Participants will include Robert G. Card, President and Chief Executive Officer and Alain-Pierre Raynaud, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. Media are welcome to participate on a listen-only basis. To join the conference, please dial toll-free at 1-866-530-1554 in...

2014-07-09 12:23:25

JOHANNESBURG, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) today announced that attributable gold equivalent production for the Group, for the June 2014 quarter (Q2 2014), is expected to be approximately 547,000 gold equivalent ounces. All-in sustaining costs (AISC) and all-in costs (AIC) are expected to be approximately US$1,055/oz and US$1,095/oz, respectively. With these results Gold Fields remains on track to...

2014-07-08 08:21:17

Sedan Slouch(TM) fuses relaxation with cargo-hauling flexibility for highly competitive segment AURORA, ON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Magna International Inc.'s Magna Seating operating unit, a leader in engineering and producing world-class recliners, tracks and complete seat systems for the automotive industry, has developed an innovative seating concept called Sedan Slouch(TM), the first-to-market rear-passenger sedan seats to offer both seatback recline and fold-flat...

2014-07-07 12:22:50

TSX: G NYSE: GG (All Amounts in $US unless stated otherwise) VANCOUVER, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) is pleased to declare its seventh monthly dividend payment for 2014 of $0.05 per share. Shareholders of record at the close of business on Thursday, July 17, 2014 will be entitled to receive payment of this dividend on Friday, July 25, 2014. Goldcorp has paid a monthly dividend to its shareholders since 2003. Canadian resident individuals...

2014-07-03 23:02:49

The 8th edition of the RBC Royal Bank Annual Charity Classic took place on June 16th, 2014, at the Summerlea Golf & Country Club, aiming to support local West Island charities. Montreal, QC (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 This year, RBC partnered with Rideau Recognition Solutions and its CEO, Peter Hart, who served as honorary President of the tournament. All proceeds from the tournament went directly to the West Island Community Shares and the Vaudreuil–Soulanges Health Care Foundation. The...

2014-07-03 12:26:19

TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK:945 WATERLOO, ON, July 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Manulife has entered into a three year sponsorship as the Mental Health at Work(®) Champion of Excellence with Excellence Canada to help improve the mental health of Canadians within the workplace. Manulife will work with Excellence Canada to further promote and administer the program for organizations across Canada. According to the Mental Health Commission of Canada, more than 6.7 million people in Canada are...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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