27
Aug
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Economy, Indigenous, Indigenous-owned business, Kahkewistahaw First Nation, Kihew Fabco, Melville, news, Reconciliation, Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan News, steel fabrication enterprise, Truth and Reconciliation

Saskatchewan Indigenous-owned business aims towards reconciliation

A newly-launched Indigenous-owned business has officially opened its doors for a grand opening ceremony. Kihew Fabco is a steel fabrication enterprise that is owned half by Kahkewistahaw First Nation and band member, Desmond Dumais. Dumais said partnering with his home community means a lot to him as they want…
15
Jul
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield Infrastructure, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP, Business, hostile takeover bid, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money

Brookfield Infrastructure raises hostile takeover offer for Inter Pipeline

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP has upped its hostile takeover bid for Calgary-based Inter Pipeline Ltd. The company is now offering $20 in cash or 0.25 of a Brookfield Infrastructure share for each Inter Pipeline share, with a cap on the number of shares that are available. Brookfield said assuming…
21
Jun
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield, Brookfield Infrastructure, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP, Business, Energy, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money, Pembina Pipeline, Pembina Pipeline Corp.

Inter Pipeline rejects revised hostile takeover offer by Brookfield Infrastructure

Inter Pipeline Ltd. has rejected a revised hostile takeover offer by Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP that allows shareholders to receive their payment entirely in cash instead of a mix of cash and shares if they want. The company urged shareholders to reject the offer and support its friendly all-stock…
01
May
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Churches, COVID-19, Economy, places of worship, Rent, sublet, Zoning bylaw

Kingston zoning bylaw would see places worship sublet space to businesses – Kingston

As places of worship struggle to fill their seats due to COVID-19 restrictions, the City of Kingston is looking to help. Since places of worship and small business have been two of the hardest-hit sectors during the coronavirus pandemic, the city is proposing that they team up and recover…
16
Apr
2021
Posted by: In: Ajax, Business, Canada, Clarington Board of Trade, COVID-19, Durham Business Contest, durham region, Economy, Oshawa, Pickering, The Park Coworking, Whitby

Clarington contest kickstarting entrepreneurs dreams

The pandemic has impacted all businesses in one way or another. The Clarington Board of Trade with some help from local partners have launched a contest for entrepreneurs. Aaron Streck has the details.
05
Apr
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Energy, Energy Sector, Kicking Horse Oil & Gas, Kicking Horse Oil & Gas Ltd, Money, Oil and Gas, Oil sector, Quantum Energy Partners, Whitecap, Whitecap Resources, Whitecap Resources Inc

Whitecap Resources strikes deal to buy Kicking Horse for $300M in cash and shares

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted April 5, 2021 7:26 pm     Updated April 5, 2021 7:27 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Fast-growing Whitecap Resources…
14
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta, Alberta COVID-19, Business, Canada, Canadian Federation of Independent Business, Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, Economy, Edmonton, Edmonton business contest, Edmonton Businesses, edmonton contest, Features, Small business support

Edmonton non-profit hosting contest to give local businesses financial help – Edmonton

With restrictions in Alberta loosening and businesses reopening, an Edmonton non-profit wants to give businesses a helping hand. Edmonton’s NextGen is hosting a video contest, sponsored by the Royal Bank of Canada, giving businesses in metro Edmonton a chance to win a grand prize of $2,500 in its virtual…
26
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Canada, Changemakers award, Economy, Edmund Bellegarde, FHQ Developments, File Hills Qu'Appelle Tribal Council, Indigenous Business, James Cowan, Muscowpetung, news, Regina, Report on Business magazine, The Globe and Mail, Thomas Benjoe

FHQ Developments CEO amongst Globe and Mail award winners

An award aimed on showcasing emerging leaders who are transforming business today have announced 50 inaugural winners, including a man from the Muscowpetung First Nation. Thomas Benjoe, the CEO of FHQ Developments, earned a 2021 Report on Business Changemakers award from The Globe and Mail. “I appreciate the recognition…
23
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P., Business, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money, petrochemicals, Pipelines

Inter Pipeline urges shareholders to ignore Brookfield bid, wait for review results

A formalized takeover bid for Inter Pipeline Ltd. that matches an informal offer made about two weeks ago suggests that Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. doesn’t expect a white knight to drive up the price, an analyst said Tuesday. On Monday after markets closed, Brookfield said its $16.50 per share…
22
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield Infrastructure, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P., Business, Energy, Energy Sector, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money

Brookfield and its partners formally launch hostile bid for Inter Pipeline

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 22, 2021 8:16 pm     Updated February 22, 2021 8:17 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Brookfield Infrastructure Partners…