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Building Capacity, Sustaining Community

Pictou Landing First Nation Creates Training Facility and Seizes Economic Opportunity July 20, 2015 – Pictou Landing, N.S. – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency When Pictou Landing First Nation (PLFN) opened the doors to the award-winning Pictou Landing Heath Centre, the community demonstrated its commitment to sustainable community development and eco-friendly building practices. Reaffirming this commitment, […]

by mmnationtalk on July 20, 2015777 Views

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Tom Morrison, CIBC Regional Manager Aboriginal Banking, Central and Eastern Region and Ralph Daghfal, Vice-President CIBC Asset Management Inc.

Release Date: July 20, 2015 NationTalk spoke with Tom Morrison and Ralph Daghfal at the AFN Annual General Assembly held in Montreal. Topics include the CIBC initiatives focusing on education and youth in Aboriginal communities.  Also CIBC has chosen to be a major sponsor for the AFN AGM event in Montreal, and has made a commitment to the […]

by mmnationtalk on July 20, 20155895 Views

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Emera Incorporated Announces Dividend Rates for Series A and Series B First Preferred Shares

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia–Emera Incorporated (“Emera” or the “Company”) (TSX: EMA) announced today the applicable dividend rates for its Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series A (the “Series A Shares”) and Cumulative Floating Rate First Preferred Shares, Series B (the “Series B Shares”), in each case, payable if, as and when declared by the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 16, 2015859 Views

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Media Advisory – The “R” word (recession), labour markets and Canada’s surprisingly low unemployment rate – Report

CALGARY, July 10, 2015  – Labour markets in Canada are complicated.  Employment patterns vary greatly by age, by region and according to current economic conditions.  But, they have a great deal to tell us about the REAL state of the economy. That’s what Phillip Cross’ latest study on Canada’s labour market aims to do.  The report […]

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 20151354 Views

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Emera Incorporated Announces Conversion Privilege of Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series A

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia– Emera Incorporated (“Emera” or the “Company”) (TSX:EMA) announced today that it does not intend to exercise its right to redeem all or any part of the currently outstanding Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series A of the Company (the “Series A Shares”) on August 15, 2015. There are currently 6,000,000 […]

by ahnationtalk on July 3, 20151165 Views

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Red Deer And Medicine Hat Feel The Pinch Of Lower Oil Prices

Stronger growth forecast for Brandon, Manitoba; stable growth anticipated for Lethbridge, Alberta Ottawa, June 30, 2015—Red Deer’s economy is forecast to shrink this year, while Medicine Hat is expected to see only modest growth, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s Mid Sized Cities Outlook 2015. Conversely, strong cattle prices will keep growth stable in Lethbridge, […]

by ahnationtalk on June 30, 2015642 Views

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Nalcor Energy releases first offshore Metocean study reducing exploration uncertainty for global oil industry

June 18, 2015, St. John’s, NL – Nalcor Energy Oil & Gas today released the results of the first regional Metocean study for offshore Newfoundland and Labrador to the global oil and gas industry. The Metocean Study looked at seven conditions in the provinces offshore to better understand the conditions in order to reduce exploration […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 2015914 Views

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Majority of NL residents continue to support the Muskrat Falls development

Press Releases Jun 18, 2015 • Two-thirds of Newfoundland and Labrador residents support the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project development, similar to results from 2013. • Younger residents and those with higher household incomes are more likely to support the Muskrat Falls development. HALIFAX, NS June 18, 2015: There continues to be relatively little opposition to […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 2015903 Views

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Irving Oil: A message to our home community

June 18, 2015 In recent weeks, there has been a lot of discussion about Canaport LNG and the property taxes paid at this facility. As our home, Saint John is deeply important to all of us at Irving Oil and we want to offer our perspective on this issue. Canaport LNG represents a significant investment […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 2015681 Views

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Atlantic Canadians support key federal budget measures

Press Releases Jun 16, 2015 • A majority of Atlantic Canadians support many key aspects of the recent federal budget, including an enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit, gradual reduction of the small business tax rate, and an increase of annual contribution limits to Tax-Free Savings Accounts. • A plurality of Atlantic Canadians support reducing the minimum withdrawal […]

by ahnationtalk on June 17, 2015789 Views

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