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Slate Office REIT Announces Distribution for the Month of January 2021
TORONTO — Slate Office REIT (TSX: SOT.UN) (the “REIT”), an owner and operator of North American office real estate, announced today that the Board of Trustees has declared a distribution for the month of January 2021 of C$0.0333 per trust unit of the REIT, representing $0.40 per unit of the REIT on an annualized basis.
Granite REIT Declares Distribution for January 2021
TORONTO — Granite Real Estate Investment Trust (“ Granite ”) ( TSX: GRT.UN / NYSE: GRP.U ) announced today that its board of trustees has declared a distribution of CAD $0.250 per stapled unit for the month of January 2021. The distribution will be paid by Granite on February 16, 2021 to stapled unitholders of record at the close of trading on January 29, 2021. The stapled units will begin trading on an ex-dividend basis at the opening of trading on Thursday, January 28, 2021 on the Toronto Stock Exchange and on the New York Stock Exchange.
Peer Harm Reduction Workers Vote Unanimously to Join CUPE 1004
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The representation vote held on March 9, 2020 by “Peer” harm reduction workers employed by the Portland Hotel Society (PHS) was finally counted, and the workers voted unanimously to join CUPE 1004. Peer workers at Insite, Washington Needle Depot, iOAT and overdose prevention sites in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside are instrumental in saving lives in the face of British Columbia’s overdose public health emergency. Peers are employees with lived experience, similar to that of the participants and residents they serve.
Blackstone Resources receives BUY rating for CHF 12.60
BAAR, Switzerland — Blackstone Resources AG (SWX: BLS) is pleased to announce that AlphaValue has given Blackstone Resources a BUY recommendation in its latest research update. AlphaValue currently covers Blackstone Resources and maintained a BUY rating in January 2021 with a target price of CHF 12.60 for 2021, which is well above the current share price.
Emera Teleconference on February 16 to Discuss Q4 2020 Results
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia — Today Emera (TSX: EMA) announced that it will release its Q4 2020 results on Tuesday, February 16, 2021, before markets open. The Company will host a teleconference and webcast the same day at 9:30 a.m. Atlantic (8:30 a.m. Eastern) to discuss the results.
CUPE: Province Must Provide Direction, Support for Students and Staff Working in Schools During COVID Shutdown
TORONTO — Even in the current emergency shutdown in Ontario, thousands of students continue to go to school and continue to be supported by education workers. To protect everyone’s health and safety, the union that represents 55,000 education workers is calling on the provincial government to implement some straightforward measures that will lower the risks of spreading COVID-19.
Air Canada is Taking Federal Dollars and Running, Leaving Thousands of Workers Behind: CUPE
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The union representing 9,000 flight attendants at Air Canada says the airline is pocketing federal wage supports to pad their bottom line, and leaving thousands of its employees behind.
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Expensify Commits $3 Million a Year to Fight Injustice, Calls for Volunteers to Receive up to $100,000 in Funding
Guided by national gender pay gap data, Expensify will donate $0.25 for every $1 paid to white male employees starting in 2021, committing $3 million in annual matching funds to community-driven initiatives on Expensify.org’s platform.
Organic Garage Announces Execution of Letter of Intent to Acquire Plant-Based Cheese Company
TORONTO — Organic Garage Ltd. (“ Organic Garage ” or the “ Company ”) (TSXV: OG), is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding letter of intent (the “ LOI ”) to acquire all of the issued and outstanding securities of The Future of Cheese Company Corp. (“ FoC ”), a private Canada corporation (the “ Proposed Acquisition ”). FoC is a Toronto, Ontario based organic, vegan premium plant-based company in the business of developing, manufacturing and marketing plant-based cheeses and plant-based cheese products.
Dream Impact Trust Renews Normal Course Issuer Bid and Announces Automatic Securities Purchase Plan
TORONTO — Dream Impact Trust (TSX: MPCT.UN) announced today that the Toronto Stock Exchange (“ TSX ”) accepted a notice filed by Dream Impact Trust (the “ Trust ”) to renew its prior normal course issuer bid for a one year period. Under the bid, the Trust will have the ability to purchase for cancellation up to a maximum of 4,742,017 of its Units (the “ Units ”) (representing 10% of the Trust’s public float of 47,420,178 Units) through the facilities of the TSX. The bid will commence on January 20, 2021 and will remain in effect until the earlier of January 19, 2022 or the date on which the Trust has purchased the maximum number of Units permitted under the bid. Daily repurchases will be limited to 14,943 Units, representing 25% of the average daily trading volume of the Units on the TSX during the last six calendar months (being 59,774 Units per day), other than purchases pursuant to applicable block purchase exceptions. As of January 8, 2021, the number of issued and outstanding Units is 64,786,749.
CI Global Asset Management Announces Changes to the First Asset-Branded Mutual Funds, Risk Rating Changes, and the Completion of Liquid Alternative ETF Mergers
TORONTO — CI Global Asset Management (“CI GAM”) today announced proposed changes to its First Asset-branded mutual funds, including fund mergers and the introduction of fixed administration fees.
Roxgold Intercepts 42.9 GPT Over 14m & 46.2 GPT Over 11m at Koula as Séguéla Continues to Advance
TORONTO — Roxgold Inc. (“Roxgold” or the “Company”) (TSX: ROXG) (OTCQX: ROGFF) is pleased to announce additional results from the newest high grade deposit, Koula, at the Séguéla Gold Project (“Séguéla”) located in Côte d’Ivoire.