Aben Announces Analytical Results from First-Pass Drilling at the South Boundary Zone at the Forrest Kerr Project in BC’s Golden Triangle

Aben Announces Analytical Results from First-Pass Drilling at the South Boundary Zone at the Forrest Kerr Project in BC’s Golden Triangle
Vancouver, BC — Aben Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: ABN) (OTCQB: ABNAF) (Frankfurt: E2L2) provides further analytical results from the 2018 exploration drill program at the Forrest Kerr Property. Three holes totalling 1,153 meters have been completed in the newly discovered South Boundary Zone 1.5 km south of the strong precious metal mineralization delineated at the North Boundary Zone. These holes represent the first ever drill... Read More

Bombardier on track to hit business jet delivery targets, meeting expectations

Bombardier on track to hit business jet delivery targets, meeting expectations
MONTREAL — Bombardier Inc. says it has fulfilled more than 70 per cent of its expected business aircraft deliveries for the year, as a lengthening order backlog points to growing demand for long-range planes. In the quarter ended Sept. 30, the Montreal-based company delivered 31 business jets, bringing the total to 96 so far in 2018, in line with analyst... Read More

Earth samples show dust from B.C. pipeline blast not a health threat: Enbridge

Earth samples show dust from B.C. pipeline blast not a health threat: Enbridge
VANCOUVER — The company that owns the natural gas pipeline that ruptured and burned one week ago in central British Columbia, says the dust that settled on homes near the blast site does not pose a health threat. The latest post on the Enbridge website says earth sampling near Prince George shows mineral and metal composition is well below provincial and federal standards for urban and... Read More

Canopy Growth buying U.S. hemp research firm Ebbu in deal worth more than $425M

Canopy Growth buying U.S. hemp research firm Ebbu in deal worth more than $425M
SMITH FALLS, Ont. — Canopy Growth Corp. has signed a deal to buy Ebbu Inc., a Colorado-based hemp researcher, in a stock-and-cash deal worth more than $425 million. Under the agreement, Canopy will pay $25 million in cash and issue 6,221,210 shares to Ebbu. The company will also pay up to an additional $100 million if certain scientific-related milestones are achieved... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,414.29, up 97.16 points).   Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up $1.09, or 8.64 per cent, to $13.71 on 35.2 million shares. RNC Minerals. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Up eight cents, or 11.27 per cent, to 79 cents on 13 million shares. Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Down 59 cents, or 2.99 per cent,... Read More

Shareholders must vote on Musk’s return as Tesla chairman

Shareholders must vote on Musk’s return as Tesla chairman
If Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to return as chairman, shareholders will have to vote on it. The requirement is detailed in a court brief filed Thursday by Tesla and the Securities and Exchange Commission. The brief was required by a federal judge who must approve a securities fraud settlement reached with Musk and the company last month. Musk and... Read More

Luxury bike wear company Kit and Ace parts ways with Lululemon founders

Luxury bike wear company Kit and Ace parts ways with Lululemon founders
Luxury bike wear company Kit and Ace is steering itself in a new direction without its famed co-founders. The Vancouver-based brand said that Shannon and J.J. Wilson — the wife and son of Lululemon Athletica Inc. founder Chip Wilson — are no longer involved in the company that they created in 2014. The duo has been replaced by members of the Kit and Ace... Read More

Uranium Energy Corp Closes $20 Million Public Offering

Uranium Energy Corp Closes $20 Million Public Offering
CORPUS CHRISTI – Uranium Energy Corp. has now closed its previously announced public offering of 12,613,049 units of the Company, at a price of $1.60 per Unit, for gross proceeds of approximately $20 million.  Each Unit consists of one common share of the Company and one-half of one common share purchase warrant.  Each Warrant will entitle its holder to acquire one common share of... Read More

Mercer International buying Canadian kraft pulp mills for $465 million

Mercer International buying Canadian kraft pulp mills for $465 million
TORONTO — Mercer International Inc. has signed a deal to acquire Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd., which owns a bleached kraft pulp mill in Peace River, Alta., and a 50 per cent stake in a joint venture which operates a bleached kraft pulp mill in Quesnel, B.C. Under the agreement with Marubeni Corp., Nippon Paper Industries Co. Ltd., and Daishowa North America... Read More

BCE names Bibic as chief operating office, Oosterman becomes vice-chair

BCE names Bibic as chief operating office, Oosterman becomes vice-chair
MONTREAL — BCE Inc. has promoted its senior executive for regulatory affairs and corporate development to the position of chief operating officer. In his new position, Mirko Bibic will add responsibility for Bell Canada’s residential and small business unit, including home phone and internet services, as well as its Bell Mobility wireless unit and large business customer business. Wade Oosterman, who had held similar... Read More