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Media Advisory – 2015 DAREarts Leadership Awards

Who: DAREarts www.darearts.com What: 13th Annual DAREarts Leadership Awards Where: Allstream Centre, Princes’ Boulevard, (CNE gate, south side. Parking entrance on the North Side) When: Thursday, April 16, 2015 Schedule of Events and Photo Opportunities: 5:00 p.m. Media interviews with all award recipients – Jeanne Beker, Waneek Horn-Miller and five Leadership Award recipients 5:30 p.m. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2015431 Views

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Federal Court of Appeal will not hear appeal of NEB ruling on Trans Mountain Expansion Project

The Federal Court of Appeal has dismissed a group’s application for leave to appeal the National Energy Board’s Ruling No. 34[Filing A63200] concerning the Trans Mountain Expansion Project. In its Ruling, the Board found that neither section 55.2 of theNational Energy Board Act nor the Board’s participation decisions in the Trans Mountain Expansion Project hearing violated the freedom […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2015485 Views

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NEB approves Woodside Energy LNG export licence

29 January 2015 CALGARY – The National Energy Board (NEB or Board) approved the application of Woodside Energy Holdings Pty Ltd. (Woodside Energy) for a 25 year natural gas export licence with a maximum term quantity of 807 billion cubic metres[1]. The export point would be in the vicinity of Grassy Point, north of Prince Rupert, British Columbia […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2015495 Views

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Cabinet ministers take five per cent pay cut; MLAs asked to follow suit

Effective February 1, cabinet ministers will voluntarily take a five per cent wage reduction as part of their commitment to exercising fiscal discipline in these challenging times. “While work on our overall budget challenges is ongoing, Albertans are clearly telling us that they expect their political representatives to be part of the solution. All members […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2015518 Views

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Investigation into Métis Procedures Related to KAQUO Forestry & Natural Resources Development Corporation Joint Venture Opportunity

The Board of Active Energy Group Plc (AIM: AEG.L) notes comments in The Edmonton Journal, and confirms that it is aware that the Honourable Jim Prentice, Premier of the Province of Alberta in his alternate role as Minister of Aboriginal Affairs, since he also holds this position, in November of last year commissioned an investigation […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2015691 Views

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Bears, Pyretic Productions & AAA

Pyretic Productions, in association with Alberta Aboriginal Arts and the Rubaboo Festival, presents Bears, Feb 5–15. Written by Matthew MacKenzie; Starring Sheldon Elter; Featuring: Bryce Kulak; Alida Nyquist-Schultz; Krista Posyniak; Kate Stashko; Anastasia Maywood; Aimee Rushton; Lianna Makuch A multi-disciplinary comedy about the Northern Gateway Pipeline, Bears asks what the hell we think we’re doing […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2015558 Views

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U of L grad the exception as aboriginal politician – Lethbridge Herald

January 29, 2015. When it’s election time for chief and council, there’s plenty of interest in most First Nations communities. But far fewer aboriginal Canadians put their name forward for civic or provincial office. University of Lethbridge grad Jennifer Campeau is an exception. She was elected four years ago as an MLA by voters in […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2015524 Views

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Prentice launches probe into Métis development deal – Edmonton Journal

January 28, 2015 EDMONTON – Premier Jim Prentice has ordered an investigation into allegations about an economic development agreement between three northern Alberta Métis settlements and an international timber-products firm. Prentice appointed KPMG in November to investigate “more than one” formal complaint from Métis settlement members, Jessica Johnson, director of communications with the Aboriginal Relations […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2015465 Views

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Update on Canadian Forestry Joint Venture

28 January 2015 The Board of Active Energy Group Plc (AIM: AEG.L), the London Stock Exchange AIM-listed international supplier of industrial wood chip and timber, Biomass for Energy (BFE) fuel products, and forestry asset development services, is aware of online speculation concerning its Canadian forestry joint venture company, KAQUO Forestry & Natural Resources Development Corporation. […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2015422 Views

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Fresh Start for Douglas Channel LNG Project as New Owners Take Control

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Jan. 28, 2015) – The Douglas Channel LNG Consortium1 today announced that it now has full ownership and control of the Douglas Channel LNG project as a result of the Plan of Arrangement completed under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (“CCAA”) proceeding. All of the useful assets of the former project have been transferred […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2015516 Views

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