The CAQ-lead Ministry of Forests, Fauna and Parcs in Quebec announced last week that they have decided to re-purpose nearly 46,000 hectares of previously-protected, endangered caribou land to be deforested in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region.
EACOM Timber Corp. and the United Steelworkers (USW) union have ratified a six-year agreement for employees at the company’s Timmins sawmill.
December 12, 2019 – Vancouver, British Columbia – Western Forest Products Inc. (TSX: WEF) (“Western” or the “Company”) announced today that independent mediators Vince Ready and Amanda Rogers today informed the Company and the United Steelworkers Local 1-1937 (“USW”) that due to personal circumstances, meetings between the parties will resume next week.
Fortress Global Enterprises Inc. announces that it has failed to receive any indications of interest pursuant to its previously announced strategic and financing initiativeby the required deadline under the financing agreement entered into among the Company's wholly owned subsidiaries, Fortress Specialty Cellulose Inc. and Fortress Bioenergy Ltd., and their secured lenders or their affiliates.
Vancouver, BC, Canada — Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) (“Canfor”) announces the results of reports issued by independent proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (“ISS”) and Egan-Jones Proxy Services (“Egan-Jones”), both of which have recommended that Canfor shareholders vote FOR the proposed plan of arrangement (the “Arrangement”) with 1227738 B.C. Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Great Pacific Capital Corp. (“Great Pacific”).
Montréal, December 5, 2019 – TC Transcontinental (TSX: TCL.A TCL.B), owner of the Publisac, is responding today to recommendations made by the City of Montréal’s Commission sur l’eau, l’environnement, le développement durable et les grands parcs (Commission on Water, Environment, Sustainable Development and Large Parks) regarding flyer distribution control on its territory, which were publicly presented this evening.