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Norway House Cree Nation Celebrates Grand Opening of New Quickstop

Winnipeg, March 16, 2015 – The North West Company (North West) and Norway House Cree Nation (NHCN) are pleased to announce the opening of a new 2,000 square foot Quickstop in NHCN on Thursday, March 19, 2015. The new convenience store and gas station will include a Tim Horton’s Beverage and Baked Goods counter, as […]

by NationTalk on March 24, 2015265 Views

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Low response in National Household Survey leads to bias

March 20, 2015 Download When the Government of Canada decided to cancel the long form cencus for 2011 and replace it with the voluntary National Household Survey (NHS) many expressed concern NHS data would be less reliable and vulnerable populations would be less likely to participate.  These concerns have proven to be correct. MB3

by NationTalk on March 23, 2015293 Views

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Manitoba Government, City of Brandon, Local Groups Support Repairs, Upgrades to Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium

March 20, 2015 $380,000 for Roof Repairs, Stage Equipment Replacement The Manitoba government, City of Brandon, the Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium Corporation and the Brandon Area Community Foundation proudly contributed $380,000 to the Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium (WCMA) for important repairs and equipment upgrades, Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection Minister Ron Lemieux and […]

by NationTalk on March 23, 2015364 Views

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Manitoba Goverment Invests in Advancing Technology Companies

March 17, 2015 Funding for the Manitoba Technology Accelerator Helps Support Development of Cutting-edge Companies: Minister Chief The Manitoba government is helping local technology companies build successful businesses, Jobs and the Economy Minister Kevin Chief announced today. “Manitobans are leading the way in developing some incredible technologies that are changing the way we work, play […]

by NationTalk on March 20, 2015278 Views

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Harper Government Helps to Increase the Participation of Urban Aboriginal People in the Northern Manitoba Economy

Enabling Aboriginal people to participate fully in the economic prosperity of our country March 17, 2015  Thompson, MB Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada The Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, on behalf of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today announced support for the City […]

by NationTalk on March 18, 2015307 Views

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Community Based Investment In Alternative Energies Key To Self-Sufficiency

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) is today congratulating the communities of Peguis First Nation and Fisher River Cree Nation on an agreement with Aki Energy and Manitoba Hydro to retrofit community homes to Geothermal Energy and create local jobs for community people. WireService.ca Media Release (03/18/2015) Treaty One Territory – “Local divestment from pure […]

by NationTalk on March 18, 2015269 Views

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Hydro Deal Drives Métis Economic Development in Manitoba

March 15, 2015 The final regional engagement session in advance of MEDS III confirmed that industry partnerships will be central to the long-term Métis  economic development strategy to be considered at this week’s third Métis Economic Development Symposium in Winnipeg. In an interview at the roundtable discussion hosted by MNC and MMF,  Scott Thomson, Manitoba […]

by NationTalk on March 17, 2015280 Views

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Scotiabank Launches Interactive 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

      Scotiabank Launches Interactive 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report TORONTO, ON–(March 16, 2015) – Scotiabank launched its 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report which profiles the Bank’s performance and achievements related to environmental, social and governance priorities, and stakeholder engagement. Scotiabank’s Corporate Social Responsibility Report is available online only, demonstrating the Bank’s commitment to reducing […]

by NationTalk on March 17, 2015416 Views

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The North West Company Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings and a Quarterly Dividend

Winnipeg, March 12, 2015 (TSX: NWC): The North West Company Inc. (the “Company” or “North West”) today reported its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter ended January 31, 2015. It also announced that the Board of Directors have declared a dividend of $0.29 per share to shareholders of record on March 31, 2015, to […]

by NationTalk on March 12, 2015288 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, March 11, 2015

March 11, 2015 Canada’s international investment position, fourth quarter 2014 Canada’s net international asset position advanced $129.0 billion in the fourth quarter to reach $145.8 billion. The growth in the net asset position mainly reflected revaluations resulting from higher foreign equity prices on international assets and lower Canadian equity prices on international liabilities. MB3

by NationTalk on March 11, 2015266 Views

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