The Fraser Institute: Japan’s Universal Health Care System a Model for Canada in Reducing Costs and Wait Times

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Canada can learn much from Japan’s approach to universal health care, which offers patients rapid access to high-quality treatment at a dramatically lower cost, according to a new report from the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian think-tank. “In 2009, Canada’s health expenditures were 87 per cent higher […]

Petrobakken Announces Q1 2013 Operations Update With Average Production of 49,100 Boepd

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – PetroBakken Energy Ltd. (” PetroBakken” or the ” Company“) (TSX:PBN) is pleased to provide an update on our first quarter operations. Note that all well counts contained in this press release are net numbers. Consistent with our capital plan, the first quarter of 2013 was very active as […]

Blue Earth Signs to Acquire an Epcm Company Expected to Generate Over $800 Million in Revenues

HENDERSON, NV–(Marketwired – April 15, 2013) –  Blue Earth, Inc. (OTCQB: BBLU), a renewable energy and energy efficiency services company, announced today that it has signed a binding LOA to acquire an EPCM company (engineering, procurement, construction management company) and an affiliated renewal energy company (the “Acquisitions”) that specialize in the combined heat and power […]

RS Components Garners Tektronix “Business Excellence Award” for Outstanding Growth in 2012

Double-digit growth on sales of Tektronix products from RS helps boost manufacturer’s business performance in Europe OXFORD, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – RS Components(RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc(LSE:ECM), the world’s leading high service distributor of electronics and maintenance products, has collected the award for ‘Outstanding Growth in 2012’ from Tektronix, a […]

Torex Intersects Au-Ag-Cu Mineralization Outside Media Luna Magnetic Anomaly

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Torex Gold Resources Inc. (the “Company” or “Torex”) (TSX:TXG)(TSX:TXG.W.A.) is pleased to report that two boreholes located approximately 100 metres southwest of the Media Luna magnetic anomaly, intersected mineralization in a non magnetic area. Borehole WZML-30 encountered 5.4 g/t Au eq. over 11.7mand borehole WZML-26 encountered 3.9 g/t […]

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Commander Hadfield Performs Students’ Experiment Live on Board the International Space Station

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Winning students of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Canadian Science Challenge will soon know if their science experiment hypothesis holds up in weightlessness. On Tuesday April 16, during an exclusive Earth-to-space connection, Chris Hadfieldwill perform, under the young scientists’ guidance, the winning experiment in space. On this occasion, […]

dmexco 2013 Invites the Global Digital Industry to: “Turning Visions Into Reality”

COLOGNE, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) –  Ideas, products and communication processes are driven digitally today, whereby the digital business is becoming considerably more complex as a result of the increasingly fragmented and at the same time more and more interconnected world. The challenges of the digital industry are obvious: The buzzword “digital” alone no […]

FCC reports rise in Canadian farmland values

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN–(Marketwired – April 15, 2013) – A strong agricultural economy fuelled by low interest rates, growing world food demand and resulting higher commodity prices, continue to underpin a national increase in average farmland values. The average value of Canadian farmland increased by 10.0% during the second half of 2012, according to a new Farm […]

FAC signale une hausse de la valeur des terres agricoles au Canada

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN–(Marketwired – 15 avril 2013) – Une économie agricole en plein essor, stimulée par les faibles taux d’intérêt, la demande mondiale croissante d’aliments et les prix élevés des aliments qui en découlent, continue de soutenir la progression de la valeur des terres agricoles dans l’ensemble du pays. La valeur moyenne des terres agricoles canadiennes […]

Ares Life Sciences to Acquire Antigen Laboratories, Inc., in the United States

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Ares Life Sciences, a healthcare-focused investment group, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the share capital of Planet Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., including its wholly owned subsidiary Antigen Laboratories, Inc., a producer of allergen extracts, who works closely with the ENT (Ear, Nose […]

Annual Report 2012 Active Biotech AB (publ)

LUND, SWEDEN–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Active Biotech’s Annual Report 2012 (in Swedish) is now available for download at www.activebiotech.com. The English version will be available within short. The Annual Report will only be digitally distributed. Lund, April 15, 2013 Active Biotech AB (publ) Tomas Leanderson President & CEO Active Biotech AB (NASDAQ OMX […]

STATS ChipPAC Schedules First Quarter 2013 Results Conference Call

SINGAPORE–15 APRIL 2013, UNITED STATES–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) –   STATS ChipPAC Ltd. (“STATS ChipPAC” or the “Company”) (SGX-ST: STATSChP) (SGX: S24), a leading provider of advanced semiconductor packaging and test services, announced today that it will hold a conference call with analysts and investors on Thursday, 25 April 2013 at 8:00 a.m. in Singapore […]

Heineken choisit la solution stratégique de planification et d’approvisionnement de Triple Point pour gérer la volatilité des prix des matières premières

LONDRES–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Triple Point Technology, le premier fournisseur mondial de logiciels de gestion de matières premières sur site et en nuage, a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’Heineken International avait acquis une licence concernant sa solution Commodity XL Strategic Planning and Procurement(TM) (SPP) afin de gérer l’exposition au risque lié aux matières premières dans […]

Heineken Selects Triple Point Strategic Planning and Procurement Solution to Manage Commodity Price Volatility

LONDON–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Triple Point Technology, the leading global provider of on-premise and in-cloud Commodity Management software, announced today that Heineken International has licensed its Commodity XL Strategic Planning and Procurement™ (SPP) solution to manage commodity risk exposure across its global operations. Heineken International is Europe’s largest brewer, and the world’s second […]

SoundCure(R) Launches the Serenade(R) Tinnitus Treatment System in the UK

SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – SoundCure Inc., a tinnitus solution provider, today announced the launch of the Serenade Tinnitus Treatment System at the upcoming Association of Independent Hearing Healthcare Practitioners (AIHHP) spring conference. Serenade was launched in the U.S. in April, 2012, and is now offered by hundreds of audiologists and hearing […]

Why Not Experience Being a Holiday Home Owner for a Day?

HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Haven and Willerby, a leading holiday home manufacturer, are offering that chance on Saturday 20 thApril across all of their 34 parks. Drop by for a BBQ and to meet the team and other owners. Have a look around the park’s facilities and have a nosey […]

Suncor Energy sells majority of conventional natural gas business in Western Canada

(All financial figures are approximate and in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted.) CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) – Suncor Energy today announced it has reached an agreement to sell the conventional portion of its natural gas business in Western Canada for $1 billion to a newly established partnership between Centrica plc (LSE: CNA) and […]

Condor Gold Drilling Update on La India Project, Nicaragua

LONDON, ENGLAND–(Marketwired – April 15, 2013) – Condor (AIM:CNR), a gold exploration company focused on delineating a large commercial reserve on its 100%-owned La India Project in Nicaragua, which hosts a CIM compliant Mineral Resource of 2,375,000 oz gold at 4.6g/t, is pleased to announce the results of a further 36 drill holes for 3,692m […]

Nationwide Launches New Issue of Web ISA

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwired – April 15, 2013) – Nationwide is today (Monday 15 April) launching a new issue of Web ISA for the new tax year. The cash ISA is available online to Nationwide customers with a card-based savings or current account (excluding Regular Savings). Customers can apply for a Card account prior to opening […]

The Reason It Trades, What’s Moving AXP, FDO, DIS and MU

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) –  Moments ago, gainerhunters.comreleased another issue of its world-class newsletter in which it took time to review and explain some of the most talked about situations on wall street today. Give yourself an advantage in today’s market. In order to become successful, you need to have information as […]

The Reason It Trades, What’s Moving BA, OXY, KO and VZ

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Apr 15, 2013) –  Moments ago, gainerhunters.comreleased another issue of its world-class newsletter in which it took time to review and explain some of the most talked about situations on wall street today. Give yourself an advantage in today’s market. In order to become successful, you need to have information as […]

Perfect Trade Setups, How to Play CMG, CVS, MCD and SNDK

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Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. Announces the Filing of Its 2012 Financial Statements, MD&A, Reserves Data and Engagement of Proactive Investors

DUBLIN, IRELAND–(Marketwired – April 15, 2013) – Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:FO)(AIM:FOG)(ESM:FAC) (“Falcon”) announces that it has filed its audited financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2012, the accompanying management’s discussion and analysis (“MD&A), year ended December 31, 2012 dated April 12, 2013 and the Statement of Reserves Data and Other […]

Caledonia Mining Corporation: Retirement of Chris Harvey From the Board

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 15, 2013) – Caledonia Mining Corporation (“Caledonia”) (TSX:CAL)(OTCQX:CALVF)(AIM:CMCL) announces the retirement of Chris Harvey as an independent director from its board of directors with immediate effect. Mr Harvey will however continue to act as a Technical Consultant to the Caledonia Board given his extensive knowledge of Caledonia and its operations. Mr […]