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Update – Third Amendment to AER Suspension Order Allows Nexen to Return Pipelines to Operation

Press Releases Calgary, Alberta (October 22, 2015) – On Thursday, October 22, 2015, Nexen Energy ULC received a third Amendment from the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER), which lifts the Order suspending pipelines which transport disposal, brackish and low pressure condensate water used for operations at our Long Lake oil sands facility. On August 25, 2015 […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 2015452 Views

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Cenovus to hold conference call and webcast on third quarter 2015 results

Press Releases Calgary, Alberta (October 22, 2015) – Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) will release its third quarter 2015 results on Thursday, October 29, 2015. The news release will provide consolidated third quarter 2015 operating and financial information. Financial statements will be available on the company’s website, cenovus.com. A conference call and webcast […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 2015596 Views

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Mini shuffle adds minister to Alberta cabinet – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 22, 2015 EDMONTON _ Alberta Premier Rachel Notley created a new department in a mini-shuffle on Thursday to focus on economic diversification. Her cabinet in order of precedence: Rachel Notley: Premier, president of executive council — Brian Mason: Government house leader, minister of infrastructure, minister of transportation. — David Eggen: Education; culture […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 2015290 Views

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Siksika Nation is Leading in Home Ownership in Alberta

    Siksika Nation is Leading in Home Ownership in Alberta October 23, 2015…Treaty No.7 (Calgary, AB.) …A Blackfoot First Nation will be the first community to access a housing fund that provides individuals residing on reserve with access to private financing for homeownership. The Siksika Nation is the first to give this opportunity to their members, […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 2015689 Views

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NEB releases new details for Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project hearings

October 22, 2015 – Calgary – National Energy Board The National Energy Board (NEB) hearing panel for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project (the Project) has issued a procedural direction announcing the details for oral summary argument. This Procedural Direction follows up on the September 24 announcement that the NEB was implementing an excluded period for the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 2015373 Views

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The Canadian Press News Agenda for Oct. 23 – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Oct 22, 2015  EDITORS: Following is a list of news events for Oct. 23 as of 8:13 p.m. ET: x-denotes wire, y-denotes picture, z-denotes graphics coverage. Copy from other events based on merit and availability. All times local unless otherwise noted. Queries about these events and stories in The Canadian […]

by ahnationtalk on October 23, 2015390 Views

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Cold Lake First Nation Pleased With Change in Government

Cold Lake First Nation Pleased With Change in Government Wednesday, October 21 2015, Cold Lake, Alberta, Treaty No. 6… A multitude of Cold Lake First Nation (CLFN) members voted in the federal election on October 19th and also in the advance polls. A polling station was located on the Nation with three people working at […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 2015614 Views

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Alberta Assembly of First Nations Regional Chief Congratulates Justin Trudeau, Canada’s Prime Minister Designate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alberta Assembly of First Nations Regional Chief Congratulates Justin Trudeau, Canada’s Prime Minister Designate October 22, 2015, Maskwacis, AB: “I would like to congratulate Prime Minister designate Justin Trudeau for leading the liberal party to victory in Canada’s 2015 Election, and look forward to the promise of a ‘nation to nation’ relationship […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 2015361 Views

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Alberta’s Personal Income Tax Increases Likely to Yield Less Revenue than Expected

On October 1, 2015, the government of Alberta abandoned its single 10% personal income tax rate in favour of a 5-bracket personal income tax system with a top marginal tax rate of 15%. Changing tax rates prompts people to alter their behaviour, which can lead to less additional revenue than governments might expect. This study […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 2015359 Views

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John Borrows appointed Nexen Chair in Indigenous Leadership

October 19, 2015 An internationally-respected scholar at the forefront of Indigenous legal education, Professor John Borrows has been appointed Nexen Chair in Indigenous Leadership at The Banff Centre. A key role within the Peter Lougheed Leadership Institute (Lougheed Leadership Institute) at The Banff Centre, the Nexen Chair leads research and reporting on critical success factors […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 2015510 Views

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