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Savaria Declares its Monthly Dividend

18 12 2017

LAVAL, Quebec, Dec. 18, 2017 -- Savaria Corporation (TSX:SIS), one of North America’s leaders in the accessibility industry, declared on December 18th a dividend of 3 cents ($0.03) per common share, in accordance with its monthly dividend policy, payable on January 16, 2018 to shareholders of record of the Corporation at the close of business on January 2, 2018. This is an eligible dividend within the meaning of the Income Tax Act.Savaria Corporation (savaria.com) is one of North America’s leaders in the accessibility industry. It provides accessibility solutions for the physically challenged to increase their comfort, their mobility and their independence. Its product line is one of the most comprehensive on the market. Savaria designs, manufactures, distributes and installs accessibility equipment, such as stairlifts for straight and curved stairs, vertical and inclined wheelchair lifts, elevators for home and commercial use, as well as patient lifts. Following its recent acquisition,...

BET Networks Unlocks the Doors to BET’s MANCAVE – a New Original Late-Night Talk Series from Executive Producer Steve Harvey and Truly Original Premiering Thursday, January 18 at 10:30 PM ET/PT

18 12 2017

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BET Networks gets a testosterone boost this January, giving viewers full access to the male brain with the premiere of its new late-night original series BET’s MANCAVE. From Executive Producer Steve Harvey and Truly Original, this progressive new talk format assembles a diverse group of black men who will share unadulterated and provocative views about life, love, politics, sex, pop culture and more. The 12-episode weekly half-hour series features the award-winning journalist and series creator Jeff Johnson along with three other outspoken men kicking back and getting transparent about today’s hot-button topics. Four guys. Different worlds. Lots of opinions. BET’s MANCAVE opens its doors January 18, 2018 at 10:30 PM ET/PT. Each episode will feature a new celebrity guest who will join the guys as they offer an unfiltered look at what men REALLY talk about within their inner circle of male friends. Covering such topics as entertainment, sex and relationships,...

Mundoro Announces Encouraging Drill Results From Borkso Drilling Program

18 12 2017

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Millrock Reports on Stream Sediment Sampling Program at Todd Creek Project, Golden Triangle District, British Columbia

18 12 2017

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True Leaf Retains Edison Advisors as Investor Relations Counsel

18 12 2017

VERNON, BC--(Marketwired - December 18, 2017) - True Leaf Medicine International Ltd. ("True Leaf" or the "Company") (CSE: MJ) (CSE: MJ.CN) (CNSX: MJ) (FRANKFURT: TLA) (OTCQB: TRLFF), announced today that it has retained Edison Advisors ("Edison"), a global strategic advisory firm, as the Company's investor relations counsel. Edison has been engaged to provide investor relations services to True Leaf as it works towards the successful completion of its Regulation A+ offering and receiving federal approval as a licensed producer of medicinal cannabis in Canada. Edison will continue to provide strategic investor relations advisory and execution services to raise True Leaf's profile amongst investors, with a core focus on the United States. True Leaf founder and Chief Executive Officer, Darcy Bomford, stated, "We are excited to work with Edison and leverage their strategic expertise in capital markets, shareholder communications, and investor marketing. We strongly believe Edison...

Fortis Donates $1,000,000 to The Salvation Army's Centre of Hope; Largest Corporate Donation to The Salvation Army - NL Division

18 12 2017

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - Dec. 18, 2017) - Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS)(NYSE:FTS) ("Fortis" or the "Corporation") President and CEO, Barry Perry, today announced a significant financial commitment to The Salvation Army's Centre of Hope (the "Centre") in St. John's. The Corporation is donating $1,000,000 to support the construction of the Centre which will provide housing for the homeless, a health clinic, food bank, emergency disaster services, mental health services and drug addictions programs for those most vulnerable in our society. The contribution is the largest corporate donation ever to The Salvation Army-Newfoundland and Labrador Division. "We are inspired by the safe havens and critical support provided by The Salvation Army in the heart of St. John's for over a century," said Barry Perry, President and CEO, Fortis. "The Centre of Hope will build upon this remarkable dedication to our community, right in our downtown neighbourhood. Our...

Report from the Extraordinary General Meeting of DDM Holding AG

18 12 2017

Mon, Dec 18, 2017 15:15 CETDDM Holding AG (First North: DDM) today held an Extraordinary General Meeting which adopted a resolution proposed by the Board of Directors to elect Mr. Mikael Nachemson as a new member of the Board of Directors for a term of office expiring upon completion of the next annual general meeting.  Mr. Nachemson has previously been CEO of Bure Equity, AB Custos and E. Öhman J:or AB, and he has also held board positions with a large number of listed and private companies. Mr. Nachemson has solid experience from the finance industry and is currently Chairman of the Board of Påmind AB, a company that he also founded. Mr. Nachemson is a Swedish citizen and graduated from the Stockholm School of Economics. Kent Hansson, Chairman of the board said: “We are very pleased that Mikael has joined the Board of Directors. He has significant experience as a board member of listed companies and in the finance industry, as well as an extensive network. He will be a highly...

Invitation to Immunovia’s telephone conference on Wednesday, the 20th of December, 2017 at 15:00 (CET)

18 12 2017

Mon, Dec 18, 2017 15:02 CETImmunovia invites you to a telephone conference regarding the initiation of PanDIA-1, the world’s largest prospective study of the new onset diabetes (NOD) risk group for pancreatic cancer. The telephone conference will take place 15:00 (CET) the 20th of December, 2017. The presentation, which is expected to last for a maximum one hour, will be held in English. After a short presentation by CEO Mats Grahn, you will have an opportunity to ask questions. Please dial in a few minutes before the presentation begins. Date:  December 20, 2017Time:  15:00 (CET) Telephone number for speakers:SE: +46 856642692 Telephone number for listeners:SE: +46 856642665CH: +41 225675548DE: +49 69222229046UK: +44 2030089811 You will find an MP3-file at the Immunovia website at Investors/Financial Reports ( http://immunovia.com/investors/financial-reports/ ) which will be available two hours after the end of the presentation. If you have any questions or want to book an...

GomSpace secures additional contract with Aerial & Maritime Ltd.

18 12 2017

Mon, Dec 18, 2017 14:30 CETGomSpace A/S - a subsidiary of GomSpace Group AB (the ”Company”) and Aerial & Maritime Ltd. (“A&M”) have signed an amendment to the turn-key delivery contract from December 21, 2016. The amendment contains 4 more satellites as well as launch, ground station and commissioning of the constellation of satellites into a low-inclination Equatorial orbit. The delivery of the satellites will take place in 2018. The additional contract has a value of approximately 4,0 million USD.   For more information, please contact: Niels Buus (CEO) Tel: +45 40 31 55 57                         Email: nbu @ gomspace.com   About GomSpace Group AB The Company’s business operations are mainly conducted through the wholly-owned Danish subsidiary, GomSpace ApS, with operational office in Aalborg, Denmark. GomSpace is a space company with a...

Consort Releases a New Catalog of Display Products

18 12 2017

KALAMAZOO, Mich. December 18, 2017 Consort Display Group, of Kalamazoo, Michigan, celebrates the start of thirty-five years in business with the publication of its new 72-page catalog. What began as a street banner design and print shop in 1983, has now expanded to a total of seven pioneering, proprietary brands and product lines, all manufactured at the facilities in Kalamazoo. Founded in 1983 by architect Roger Lepley, AIA, Consort began as Kalamazoo Banner Work (KBW). At the time, KBW was one of the first companies to design and print vertical banners for light poles, now seen in virtually every city. The manufacture of innovative specialty banner bracket hardware soon followed, and is now sold globally. The initial target market included municipalities and shopping areas to attract attention, welcome and enhance downtowns and shopping venues. As demand for environmental graphics grew across North America, so did the number of product lines. Consort Display Group uses contemporary...

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