Publication: Northern Ontario Business

First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Noront challenges KWG claims in Ring of Fire

KWG Resources reports it’s been served notice that Noront Resources is appealing to the Mining and Lands Commissioner of Ontario to set aside the finding of the Provincial Mining Recorder that KWG was the first to stake two 16-unit claims in the Ring ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Suites offer comfort for weary business travellers

To say it was impulse for Nicole Guertin to purchase a century-old mansion while on a brief 2003 visit to Haileybury is a gross understatement.But Guertin, who, along with her partner, Jocelyn Blais, is the proprietor of Presidents’ Suites and Prospector’s ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Park upgrade seeks mining industry support

The rock samples at RockWalk Park in Haileybury may be billions of years old, but even ancient boulders need a facelift once in a while.A volunteer group dubbing itself the RockWalk Park Committee, along with Northern College, is eager to rejuvenate the ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Kenora seeks to grow its tourism pie

Economic development officer Jennifer Findlay has to show a visitor Kenora’s latest addition to its tourism portfolio, the Tall Pines Marina.A secluded and sheltered spot on one of Lake of the Woods’ many bays is helping to build the community’s branding ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Redaction request rejected by mall inquiry judge

A request to omitportions of a report on the Elliot Lake roof mall collapse has been rejected bythe presiding judge.The request wasmade by Robert Wood, who was charged with two counts of criminal negligence causingdeath and one count of criminal negligence ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Resolute fined for 2012 mill accident

Resolute Forest Products has been fined $55,000 after a worker was injured at its Fort Frances paper mill in 2012.The company pleaded guilty in a Provincial Offences Court in Fort Frances, July 25.Justice of the Peace Tom Logan heard that on November ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

TransAlta builds $580M gas power plant in Australia

The power plant will be TransAlta's seventh in Australia. (Larry MacDougal/Canadian Press)TransAlta will build a natural gas-powered power plant in Western Australia in a deal worth $580 million, the Calgary-based company says.TransAlta said Monday it ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Feds inject $1.2 million into the North

FedNor announcedan injection of $1.2 million into the Northern Ontario economy.The biggestsingle chunk will go to Sault Ste. Marie for streetscape improvements in itsdowntown core. The $839,500 investment will go towards sitting areas, lightingfixtures, ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

SNC-Lavalin's Candu partners to build Romanian nuclear reactors

Canadian nuclear firm Candu has signed a deal with a Chinese company to build two nuclear reactors in Romania.Candu, now owned by Montreal engineering firm SNC Lavalin, has signed a co-operation agreement with China Nuclear Power Engineering Company Ltd. ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

ReWalk Robotics exoskeleton helps paraplegics to walk

A robotic exoskeleton that allows some people with spinal cord injuries to walk upright has been approved for use by Health Canada and the U.S. Federal Drug Administration.The ReWalk was designed by a paraplegic inventor, Dr. Amit Goffer, who was seeking ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

IMF downgrades Canada's 2014 growth to 2.2%, 2nd best in G7

The International Monetary Fund has downgraded its economic outlook for Canada, saying the economy will grow just 2.2 per cent in 2014 and 2.4 per cent in 2015.It’s somewhat gloomier outlook puts it in line with the Bank of Canada , which has said the ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Big box bullies: Discount pricing squeezes small suppliers: Dianne Buckner

Is Target Canada behaving like a bully, in telling suppliers it wants a two per cent discount on the prices they charge the struggling chain?The company isn't saying much about the report this week that suppliers will pay into a fund to help with “key ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 25 2014]

Quotes

"By focusing on serving large industrial customers, we've now been able to invest close to a billion dollars in Australia in assets with stable long-term contracts" said CEO Dawn Farrell in a release
"It's a Canadian technology," Swafford said on Thursday. "You obviously have a continuum of skills that stay well-honed and ready to serve."
In a statement to CBC, spokesperson Lisa Gibson didn't deny the strategy, simply saying "We don't share specifics of our conversations or agreements with our partners."
"We can no longer tolerate unjustified attacks on Valeant's business and strongly believe we are obligated to take action to protect Valeant shareholders from Allergan's apparent attempts to mislead investors and manipulate the market for Valeant stock" Valeant CEO J Michael Pearson said in a statement

More Content

All (105) | News (105) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Kenora seeks to grow its tourism pie [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
Park upgrade seeks mining industry support [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
Suites offer comfort for weary business travellers [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
Redaction request rejected by mall inquiry judge [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
Resolute fined for 2012 mill accident [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
Noront challenges KWG claims in Ring of Fire [Published Northern Ontario Business - 15 hours ago]
Feds inject $1.2 million into the North [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 29 2014]
TransAlta builds $580M gas power plant in Austr... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 28 2014]
ReWalk Robotics exoskeleton helps paraplegics t... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 25 2014]
SNC-Lavalin's Candu partners to build Romanian ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 25 2014]
Big box bullies: Discount pricing squeezes smal... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 25 2014]
IMF downgrades Canada's 2014 growth to 2.2%, 2n... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 24 2014]
Alliance giving voice to Northern farmers [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 24 2014]
Mining centre welcomes new head [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 24 2014]
Wood cutlery maker eyes northwest partnerships [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 23 2014]
Power program widened to include more sectors [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 23 2014]
Thunder Bay ponders legal route after bridge im... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 23 2014]
Inaugural tourism summit slated for November [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 23 2014]
Toronto condo sales nearly double in June [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 23 2014]
Sault call centre hiring [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 22 2014]
Forestry rep heading Timmins chamber [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 22 2014]
Documentary producer eyes the Ring of Fire [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 22 2014]
Sioux Lookout gears up for growth [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 21 2014]
Kerr Mines, San Gold Corp. plan merger [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 21 2014]
Allergan cuts 1,500 jobs in bid to avert Valean... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 21 2014]
Northern College digs in for new residence [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 21 2014]
Current inflation is killing off the Canadian m... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 19 2014]
Hot home prices, Rebagliati's pot of gold and L... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 18 2014]
Temiskaming gets waterfront money [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 18 2014]
Unsecured lenders accepted Essar Steel Algoma r... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Jul 18 2014]
1 2 3 4
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.