Wheaton backs Adventus, Salazar in US$235.5 million deal

Wheaton backs Adventus, Salazar in US$235.5 million deal
    TORONTO – Adventus Mining Corp. and Salazar Resources Ltd. have secured US$235.5 million for development of the Curipamba Copper Project in Ecuador via financing deals with Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. (WPM-TSX, WPM-NYSE) and Trafigura Pte Ltd. Curipamba, held 75% and Adventus and 25% by Salazar, is forecast to be a high-margin mine in the lowest... Read More

Plantable launches health app

Plantable launches health app
  VANCOUVER – Plantable Health Inc. (NEO: PLBL), a leader in clinically supported plant-based nutrition and digital health programs, announced today that it has launched its first digital product with the introduction of its lifestyle app. The Plantable App is the Company’s first expansion outside of the United States and marks the first phase of its digital health initiatives. Plantable... Read More

Interest in crypto still high amongst Canadians, study finds

Interest in crypto still high amongst Canadians, study finds
  VANCOUVER – Canadians are interested in being paid in crypto, but the future of digital currencies in Canada is still far from certain. Capterra’s most recent study reveals that 25% of Canadians are currently investing in cryptocurrency, and a further 37% are planning to do so in the near future. 58% of crypto investors started investing during the pandemic, citing... Read More

All Canadians need to unite against the vax tax

All Canadians need to unite against the vax tax
Legault’s new tax follows a clear trend: The government answer to any problem is to hammer Canadians with higher taxes As we head into the third year of revolving government lockdowns, Canadians have every right to be furious. But we shouldn’t let politicians divide us. And we shouldn’t be duped into believing that we are going to tax our way... Read More

China extending its reach in bid to control oil market

China extending its reach in bid to control oil market
China – the world’s largest crude oil importer – is increasingly leveraging its position of influence on the global energy chessboard China – the world’s largest crude oil importer, second-largest oil consumer after the United States and the world’s number 1 polluter – is increasingly leveraging its position of influence on the global energy chessboard. In a bid to tame... Read More

Emmertech closes $60M fund to help fuel Canada as a global agtech leader

Emmertech closes $60M fund to help fuel Canada as a global agtech leader
  SASKATCHEWAN – Today, Emmertech announced the final close of $60 million CAD, headlined by The Mosaic Company (Mosaic) and Viterra who both joined prior to the final close on Dec. 31, 2021. Emmertech is an agtech focused venture capital fund managed and operated by Conexus Venture Capital Inc. (CVC) that invests in Canadian agtech companies from “farm to fork” with... Read More