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Business Elite Canada is a digital magazine that is sent out to over 40 000 senior-level executives bi-monthly across the country. Each month, we report on current business news and events in Canada, one of the world’s largest economies. With just a simple click of the mouse, BEC provides free up-to-date world business news highlights and monthly editorials on successful Canadian business leaders in such fields as Construction, Mining, Oil & Gas, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Renewable, and Food and Beverage. BEC offers an easy and convenient platform for business leaders to read and share success stories, enhancing their growth within the Canadian economy and abroad. At BEC, our goal is to provide a space for business leaders from across the country to connect with each other and further engage with what’s happening in the business world.

Mike Rencheck Appointed President and CEO of Bruce Power

TIVERTON, ON, July 18, 2016 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors announced today the appointment of Michael W. Rencheck as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Bruce Power starting August 15, 2016. Mike is a seasoned executive in the international nuclear industry bringing to the role extensive experience in nuclear operations, major capital projects [...]


Government of Canada invests $57 million in Rideau Canal National Historic Site

OTTAWA, May 10, 2016 /CNW/ - Canada's national parks and historic sites belong to all Canadians. These beautiful natural environments bring Canadians together, attract thousands of tourists to our country, and support our local economies. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Minister responsible for Parks Canada and Member of Parliament for Ottawa Centre, [...]


Keystone XL project shut down by U.S. government

Stating that the Keystone XL Pipeline would not serve the national interests of the United States, President Barack Obama rejected the TransCanada Corp. application on Nov. 6, effectively shutting down the controversial project. The application for the pipeline extension was initially filed by TransCanada in 2008. One day after the cancellation announcement, the U.S. [...]


Hydro One makes waves with record-setting TSX IPO

One of Canada’s largest initial public offerings in 15 years, and the biggest transaction in Ontario history, became official on Nov. 5 when shares in Hydro One began trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange. More than 81 million shares were offered at an IPO price of $20.50 per common share with the potential of [...]


Acquisition to strengthen Stantec’s presence in Gulf Region

North American design firm Stantec will be expanding its presence in Texas and Alabama with the planned acquisition of the Infrastructure Americas division of KBR, expected to close in December 2015. The acquisition will strengthen Stantec’s Texas presence and enhance the firm’s infrastructure design capabilities in the Gulf Region. KBR is a global technology, [...]


Aéro Montréal and Ontario Aerospace Council (OAC) sign a strategic collaboration agreement

LE BOURGET, FRANCE, June 16, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Aéro Montréal, Québec's aerospace cluster, today signed a framework collaboration agreement with the Ontario Aerospace Council (OAC), Ontario's aerospace cluster, during the International Paris Air Show. This agreement aims to establish a special relationship between the two aerospace clusters and increase exchanges of information regarding innovation [...]


Kinross Ranked Top Socially Responsible Mining Company by Maclean’s

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 16, 2015) - Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX: K) (NYSE: KGC) has been ranked the top mining company on the list of Top 50 Most Socially Responsible Companies in Canada developed by Maclean's magazine in partnership with Sustainalytics, an independent sustainability investment research firm. The ranking, which appears in the June [...]


Parsons Acquires Delcan

Acquisition Broadens Parsons' Global Footprint in Transportation PASADENA, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 1, 2014) - Parsons is pleased to announce that it has acquired Delcan, an international multidisciplinary engineering, planning, management, and technology firm that provides a broad range of integrated systems and infrastructure solutions to the transportation market. Delcan is a strategic addition to [...]


West Mountain Obtains US$7 Million Strategic Investment from Jereh Energy Services

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - March 31, 2014) - West Mountain Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE:WMT) (the "Company" or "West Mountain") announces that its transaction with Jereh Energy Services Corporation ("Jereh") of Yantai, China has closed, with Jereh having made a US$7 million investment in the Company. The investment was comprised of the sale [...]

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