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J.D. Irving, Limited: Study Examines Interest in Marine Careers Among New Brunswick Youth

August 3, 2018 A study released recently highlights the need to increase awareness among New Brunswick youth about career opportunities in the oceans industry, including shipbuilding, boatbuilding, aquaculture, tidal energy, and ocean technologies. Building on their previous Student Intentions and Perceptions Study conducted in Nova Scotia, researchers for the Marine People Partnership at the Institute for Ocean Research Enterprise […]

by ahnationtalk on August 3, 201819 Views

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Blockade halts work at iron ore mine on Labrador-Quebec border – CBC

Innu community block access road to highlight environmental, employment concerns Aug 01, 2018 Workers at Tata Steel Minerals’ Schefferville mine, near the Labrador-Quebec border, have been sent home after a blockade was set up by members of a local First Nations community. The blockade, set up Thursday night by the Innu community of Matimekush-Lac-John, is […]

by ahnationtalk on August 1, 201819 Views

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Fortis Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2018 Earnings

ST. JOHN’S, Newfoundland and Labrador, July 31, 2018 — Fortis Inc. (TSX/NYSE:FTS) Fortis Inc. (“Fortis” or the “Corporation”) (TSX/NYSE:FTS), a leader in the North American regulated electric and gas utility industry, released its second quarter results today. The Corporation reported second quarter 2018 net earnings of $240 million, or $0.57 per common share. “Our performance […]

by pmnationtalk on July 31, 201812 Views

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N.L. announces agreement to develop deepwater Bay du Nord oil project – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 26, 2018  ST. JOHN’S, N.L. _ Newfoundland and Labrador is one step closer to developing its deepest offshore oil site at Bay du Nord, announcing an agreement with Equinor Canada for a project estimated to deliver its first oil by 2025. Premier Dwight Ball called the project a “new frontier” in the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 26, 201823 Views

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BR NS Tourism Infrastructure – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Jul 26, 2018 PEGGY’S COVE, N.S. – Nova Scotia is sprucing up Peggy’s Cove, the Cabot Trail and other iconic sites. Business Minister Geoff MacLellan says a new six-million dollar infrastructure program aims to revitalize five tourist hubs and improve the visitor experience. MacLellan says the impetus for the Tourism […]

by ahnationtalk on July 26, 201813 Views

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Advisory: Fortis Inc. to Hold Teleconference on July 31 to Discuss Second Quarter 2018 Results

ST. JOHN’S, Newfoundland and Labrador, July 24, 2018 — Fortis Inc. (“Fortis” or the “Corporation”) (TSX:FTS) (NYSE:FTS) will release its second quarter 2018 financial results on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. A teleconference and webcast will be held the same day at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern). Barry Perry, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jocelyn Perry, Executive […]

by ahnationtalk on July 25, 201816 Views

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BR NL Discovery Day – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Jul 25, 2018 ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – A movement is afoot to change the name of a holiday recognizing Europeans’ so-called “discovery” of Newfoundland and Labrador. A St. John’s city councillor says Discovery Day ignores the existence of the province’s Indigenous people. Maggie Burton wants the province to find a […]

by ahnationtalk on July 25, 201817 Views

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In the news today, July 24 – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 24, 2018  Five stories in the news for Tuesday, July 24 ___ SURGE IN ILLEGAL GUNS SOURCED IN CANADA The number of guns obtained legally in Canada but are then sold to people who use them for criminal purposes surged dramatically in recent years compared to firearms smuggled from the United States, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 24, 201820 Views

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Trudeau announces $90 million contribution to twin deadly Nova Scotia highway – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 17, 2018 9:51 SUTHERLANDS RIVER, N.S. _ Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced $90 million in funding to twin a section of a well-travelled Nova Scotia highway. Trudeau’s announcement today in Sutherland’s River, N.S., was met with boisterous applause from the crowd. The community has fought for years for improvements to Highway 104 due […]

by pmnationtalk on July 17, 201819 Views

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Emera Incorporated Announces Dividend Rates forSeries C and Series D First Preferred Shares

July 16, 2018 HALIFAX, Nova Scotia–Emera Incorporated (“Emera” or the “Company”) (TSX: EMA) announced today the applicable dividend rates for its Cumulative Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series C (the “Series C Shares”) and Cumulative Floating Rate First Preferred Shares, Series D (the “Series D Shares”), in each case, payable if, as and when declared […]

by pmnationtalk on July 17, 201821 Views

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