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CNW News Releases

Feb 15, 2019 11:10 ET
Feb 15, 2019 11:08 ET
The Governments of Canada and Manitoba Join Forces to Support French-Language Services in the Province
The Governments of Canada and Manitoba announce an agreement to improve access to French-language programs and services in the province...
Feb 15, 2019 11:07 ET
Boyd Group Income Fund Announces February 2019 Cash Distribution
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Feb 15, 2019 11:05 ET
Battery Manufacturers to Integrate Energy Intelligence into Storage Systems to Tap Growth Opportunities
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ -- The market for commercial battery energy storage is opening up as a result of feed-in tariffs and net metering revisions in commercial photovoltaic (PV) hotspots, subsidies and tax incentives, affordable lithium-ion batteries, and rising electricity. In addition, the rise of the self-consumption model and digitization are encouraging manufacturers to provide value-added functionalities, and many have already started incorporating energy intelligence in the storage systems. This will allow customer-sited energy storage systems to participate in the ...
Feb 15, 2019 11:00 ET
Minister Rodriguez receives update on construction of Winnipeg Art Gallery's Inuit Art Centre
Government of Canada is providing $15 million towards facility that will help preserve and celebrate Inuit art and culture...
Feb 15, 2019 10:34 ET
EB-5 February 15th Update: What Investors can Expect for the Future of EB-5
JUPITER, Fla., Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ -- As part of the agreement by Congress and the president to end the government funding stalemate, the EB-5 program will be authorized thru September 30, 2019.  Many may be aware that over the past few months Iowa Rep. Steve King proposed to terminate the EB-5 program.  However, his bill garnered zero support, illuminating how lawmakers view the future of EB-5....
Feb 15, 2019 10:33 ET
Village Farms International's Common Shares Approved for Listing on Nasdaq
VANCOUVER, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Village Farms International, Inc. ("Village Farms" or the "Company") (TSX:VFF; OTCQX: VFFIF) today announced that its common shares have been approved for listing on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the symbol "VFF".  The initial trading date on Nasdaq for Village Farms' common shares is still be determined and will be announced when confirmed.  Village Farms' common shares will continue to be listed and trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), also under the symbol "VFF"....
Feb 15, 2019 10:30 ET
Invitation for media - Press Conference - QNW organizes a Forum on discrimination in the Indian Act
KAHNAWAKE, QC, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The President of Québec Native Women (QNW), Viviane Michel is inviting the media for a press conference to present Public Forum Sha'tetiónkwate to denounce discrimination in the Indian Act. This Forum will be held on February 16, 2019 in Montreal. ...
Feb 15, 2019 10:29 ET
Minister Duclos participates in the Annual General Meeting of Le Réseau Solidarité Itinérance du Québec
QUÉBEC, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Homelessness has an economic and social impact on every community in Canada. The Government of Canada is committed to helping those who are in need and believes that one homeless Canadian is one too many. ...
Feb 15, 2019 10:27 ET
SNC-Lavalin to hold fourth quarter earnings conference call and webcast on February 22, 2019
MONTREAL, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX: SNC) will hold a conference call to review results for its fourth quarter 2018. The public is invited to listen to the conference call on Thursday, February 22, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. EST. Participants will be Neil Bruce, President and Chief Executive Officer and Sylvain Girard, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. Financial results will be released prior to the market open that day....
Feb 15, 2019 10:26 ET
Air Canada to Implement Recently Increased Foreign Ownership Levels
MONTRÉAL, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC) today announced that it will seek shareholder approval at its 2019 annual and special meeting of shareholders to amend its articles of incorporation to increase the limits of foreign ownership and control of its voting shares to those permitted by amendments made to the Canada Transportation ACT (CTA) in 2018.  The amendments to its articles will be undertaken by way of a court supervised and shareholder approved statutory plan of arrangement....
Feb 15, 2019 10:18 ET
Childhood Cancer Canada Opens the Market
TORONTO, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Sandi Hancox, VP Fundraising, Childhood Cancer Canada (CCC), joined Shaun McIver, Chief Client Officer, TMX Group, to open the market in celebration of February 15 as International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day. CCC has a 30-year history of supporting families through their cancer journey. The foundation dedicates funds to life saving research while delivering outreach, education and community programs. CCC has launched the registration of their Survivor Scholarship program, which provides scholarships to childhood cancer survivors across Canada....
Feb 15, 2019 10:14 ET
VIA Rail's fleet replacement program: Siemens Canada launches procurement process
MONTRÉAL, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - As part of VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) fleet replacement program, Siemens Canada, the company that was selected by VIA Rail to manufacture the new trains to operate on the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor, is looking for interested suppliers. For this process, two Siemens' procurement offices have been set up in Montreal, Quebec and Oakville, Ontario. Siemens aims to provide Canadian content of up to 20% in supplies and services.  ...
Feb 15, 2019 10:13 ET
Cominar Real Estate Investment Trust Announces February 2019 Monthly Distribution
QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Cominar Real Estate Investment Trust ("Cominar" or the "REIT") (TSX: CUF.UN) announced today a distribution of 6.00 cents per unit to unitholders of record as at February 28, 2019, payable on March 15, 2019.  ...
Feb 15, 2019 10:00 ET
A New Learning and Child Care Centre at the Université de Saint-Boniface Will Support Manitoba's Francophone Community
The governments of Canada and Manitoba announce funding for the construction of a learning and child care centre at the Université de Saint-Boniface...
Feb 15, 2019 10:00 ET
Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust Declares February 2019 Distribution of 8 Cents per Unit
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust (the "Trust") (TSX: MRT.UN) today announced that it has declared a distribution of 8 cents per unit for the month of February 2019.  The distribution will be payable on March 15, 2019 to unitholders of record as at February 28, 2019....
Feb 15, 2019 10:00 ET
Vermilion Energy Inc. Announces $0.23 CDN Cash Dividend for March 15, 2019 Payment Date
CALGARY, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Vermilion Energy Inc. ("Vermilion") (TSX, NYSE: VET) is pleased to announce a cash dividend of $0.23 CDN per share payable on March 15, 2019 to all shareholders of record on February 28, 2019.  The ex-dividend date for this payment is February 27, 2019. This dividend is an eligible dividend for the purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada)....
Feb 15, 2019 09:59 ET
CTV's ETALK LIVE AT THE OSCARS® Brings Exclusive Red Carpet Content to Canadians from the Biggest Night in Television, February 24
The 91ST OSCARS® air Sunday, Feb. 24 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT on CTV, CTV.ca, and the CTV app...
Feb 15, 2019 09:58 ET
Universitas Financial Introduces Its Stepping Stone Program
Unmatched Support to Promote School Success  ...