BD3 CCS Facility Reaches 4 Million Tonne Milestone

BD3 CCS Facility The following commentary by Brent Jacobs, P.Eng. is a statement on behalf of the International CCS Knowledge Centre. It takes courage to be first. And now with SaskPower’s ground-breaking Boundary Dam 3 CCS Facility (BD3) having captured and prevented four million tonnes (4Mt) of CO2 from entering the atmosphere, it is a […]

Virtual Executive Panel – Transitioning to a Green Economy: Financial Stability Implications

TORONTO, March 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Toronto Centre is hosting a virtual executive panel at the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group featuring Mark Carney, UN Special Envoy on Climate Action and Finance and Finance Advisor to UK Prime Minister for COP26 and Her Excellency Sri Mulyani Indrawati, […]

AGF Management Limited Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results

TORONTO, March 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mutual fund gross sales of $1 billion for the first quarter of 2021, an improvement of 85% year over year Mutual fund net sales of $385 million for the quarter Assets under management of $39.8 billion, 6% higher than prior year AGF Management Limited (AGF or the Company) […]

Analytica Announces Expansion of PeriCoach® Pelvic Health Solution into China

PeriCoach PeriCoach will be distributed through extensive network of postpartum care centres, hospitals, pharmacy chains, and online platforms serviced by the joint venture partners. Joint venture will also leverage extensive network of over 30,000 clinicians in 100 cities to distribute PeriCoach in China. Agreement builds upon Analytica’s existing Middle East distribution partnership to facilitate growth […]

Philips and NHS implement the first regional data integration hub for UK’s National COVID-19 Chest Imaging Database

March 31, 2021 Cheshire and Merseyside consortium (NHS) is the first region to have achieved this milestone for the UK’s National COVID-19 Chest Imaging Database (NCCID) The deployment of a single SMART box server has provided access to 15 years of imaging data across 2.5 million people in the region, the largest single data source […]

Belarus’ Gomselmash to increase export to Kazakhstan in 2021

Belarus’ Gomselmash and AgromashHolding KZ from Kazakhstan have agreed on new deliveries of Gomel-made agricultural machinery in 2021, Trend reports citing Kazinform. Gomselmash and AgromashHolding KZ jointly assemble grain harvesters…

India takes part in second Sherpas meeting of G7, guest countries

Suresh Prabhu, who is India’s Sherpa to G-20 and G7, attended the second virtual meeting of Sherpas of Group of Seven (G7) and guest countries on Tuesday. Group of Seven…

Germany Limits Use of Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaccine Because of Fears of Blood Clots

Germany has limited the use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to people 60 years of age and older due to concerns that it may be causing blood clots.    Federal and state health…

BOK’s U.S. dollar assets decline in 2020

SEOUL– South Korea’s central bank said Wednesday the portion of its U.S. dollar-denominated assets in its overall foreign assets declined last year due to the weakness of the greenback. At…

Trade terms up for 11th straight month in February

SEOUL– South Korea’s terms of trade rose for the 11th consecutive month in February, as exports have shown signs of a gradual recovery, central bank data showed Wednesday. The nation’s…