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NCC 2015 AGA Resolutions

September 2015 2015 Proposed Resolutions to Amend the Constitution of NunatuKavut Resolution # 1 Moved by Jim Holwell, seconded by Roxanne Notley Whereas Article #25 of the Constitution currently extends voting rights to full members- resident only, and; Whereas NCC consulted with its membership during the 2014 AGA process on extending the process to allow […]

by ahnationtalk on September 21, 2015485 Views

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NunatuKavut Business Centre Webinar on Doing Business with the Government of Canada

Posted 14 September 2015, 2:56 pm ADT Have you ever wondered how your company can do business with the Government of Canada? Attend one of Nunacor’s webinars on Tuesday, September 15th, in Cartwright and Happy Valley-Goose Bay to find out! Click on the link below for further details. Nunacor Webinar NT4

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 2015554 Views

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Nova Scotia Power Incorporated Announces Redemption of Preferred Shares

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia—- Today, Nova Scotia Power Incorporated (the “Company”) announced that effective October 15, 2015 (the “Redemption Date”) the Company will redeem all of its outstanding Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series D (the “Series D Shares”) for a redemption price of $25.00 per share. In addition, on July 10, 2015, the Company declared […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 2015562 Views

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First Nations contribute 11 billion dollars to the economy

Credits: CJ Whitford Published on Aug 28, 2015 A study done by TD Canada outlines the buying power of First Nations people. “What this does? It proves that right now, in real time, Aboriginal people are not a drain on the Canadian taxpayer, but we are net contributors to the economy by 11 billion dollars. […]

by ahnationtalk on September 10, 2015812 Views

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Emera to Acquire TECO Energy in US$10.4 Billion Transaction

Sep 4, 2015  Highlights: EPS accretion expected in the first full year of operations (2017)1, growing to more than 10 percent by the third full year (2019)1. TECO Energy shareholders will receive US$27.55 per share in cash, a 48 percent premium to the unaffected closing share price of July 15, 2015. The Transaction provides additional support […]

by ahnationtalk on September 8, 2015602 Views

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Requests For Proposals Issued for Boat Harbour Site

September 3, 2015 Government is taking the next step to clean up Boat Harbour. Requests for proposals have been issued for a hydrogeological study and a geotechnical and contaminant assessment of the Pictou County site. “These assessments will give us a better understanding of the contaminants in Boat Harbour so we can plan for a […]

by ahnationtalk on September 4, 2015552 Views

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Irving Shipbuilding Begins Construction of First Arctic Offshore Patrol Ship (AOPS) for Canada

September 1, 2015 HALIFAX, NS:  Hundreds of employees gathered in the new Assembly Hall at the Halifax Shipyard to celebrate the start of production of the first Arctic Offshore Patrol ship (AOPS) for Canada. Delivery of the first HMCS Harry DeWolf-class ship is expected in 2018. “Today is a milestone we have all been anticipating. […]

by ahnationtalk on September 4, 2015972 Views

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Provincial Government Announces Capital Works Projects in Labrador

August 25, 2015 Responsible Investments to Strengthen Communities Three Labrador communities, Hopedale, L’Anse au Loup and West St. Modeste, will receive funding from the Provincial Government to assist with municipal infrastructure upgrades. The $1.1 million cost-shared investment is in addition to over $11.5 million provided to Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador City and Wabush through the […]

by ahnationtalk on August 25, 2015731 Views

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Irving Oil Announces $200-Million Refinery Project

August 20, 2015 Saint John (NB) – This fall, Irving Oil will invest $200 million in a turnaround project at its Saint John refinery. The project, called Operation Falcon, will be the largest turnaround in the company’s history, with a focus on improving safety, reliability and long-term competitiveness. This will also be one of largest […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 2015585 Views

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Emera Incorporated Announces Results of Series A First Preferred Share Conversions and Listing of Series B First Preferred Shares

08/17/2015 HALIFAX, Nova Scotia—- Emera Incorporated (“Emera” or the “Company”) (TSX:EMA) announced today that 2,135,364 of its 6,000,000 issued and outstanding Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series A (the “Series A Shares”) were tendered for conversion, on a one-for-one basis into Cumulative Floating Rate First Preferred Shares, Series B (the “Series B Shares”). […]

by ahnationtalk on August 17, 2015894 Views

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