Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Agrium Inc. - AGU.t

Agrium Inc. - AGU.t is a major retail supplier of agricultural products and services in North America, South America and Australia and a leading global wholesale producer and marketer of all three major agricultural nutrients and the premier supplier of specialty fertilizers in North America.

Agrium’s strategy is to provide the crop inputs and services needed to feed a growing world.

On March 17, 2014 the company released News

The Board of Directors of Agrium Inc. (TSX and NYSE: AGU) announced today that it has approved a dividend of $0.75 U.S. per common share to be paid on April 17, 2014 to shareholders of record on March 31, 2014.

All dividends paid by Agrium Inc. are, pursuant to subsection 89(14) of the Income Tax Act, designated as eligible dividends. An eligible dividend paid to a Canadian resident is entitled to an enhanced gross-up and dividend tax credit.



Thursday, March 20, 2014

Talisman Energy Inc. - TLM.t

Talisman Energy Inc. - TLM.t is a global upstream oil and gas company, headquartered in Canada.

Talisman has two main operating areas: the Americas (North America and Colombia), and Asia-Pacific.

On March 12, 2014 the company released News

Talisman Energy Inc. Completes C$1.5 Billion Montney Transaction

Talisman Energy Inc. (Talisman) (TSX:TLM) (NYSE:TLM) today announced the completion of the sale of approximately 127,000 net acres of its Montney position in northeast British Columbia to Progress Energy Canada Ltd. for a total cash consideration of C$1.5 billion.

"We announced this transaction in November 2013, and its closure, coupled with other previously announced deals, means we have achieved over $2 billion in dispositions within 12 months," said Hal Kvisle, President and CEO. "During the next 18 months, we will continue to focus our portfolio and aim to divest a further $2 billion of long dated, capital intensive assets. We will use proceeds from dispositions to maintain a strong balance sheet."



Monday, March 17, 2014

RB Energy Inc. - RBI.t

RB Energy Inc. - RBI.t is advancing the Quebec Lithium project located near Val d'Or, Quebec.

Commissioning of an open-pit lithium carbonate mine and processing plant is nearing completion. The mine is expected to produce approximately 20,000 tonnes of battery grade lithium carbonate annually.

On March 17, 2014 the company released News

RB Energy Inc. (the "Company" or "RBI" or RB Energy") (TSX: RBI) (U.S. OTC: RBEIF) is pleased to provide an update on operations at its 100% owned Quebec Lithium mine located near Val d'Or, Quebec.

The hydro-metallurgical circuit of the lithium plant has now been operating in commissioning mode for five weeks and is producing a very high quality battery grade lithium carbonate product (99.9% lithium carbonate). The first samples from this commissioning run are being sent to our off take partners this week for quality testing.

Production from this initial run will continue through to the end of the month, whereupon operations will be temporarily suspended to allow for normal commissioning checks. The plant is then scheduled to recommence operations in mid-April, ramping up to commercial production levels in Q3 2014 and then "name plate" levels (20,000 tonnes battery grade lithium carbonate per annum) by the end of 2014.


VANCOUVER, Jan. 28, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Sirocco Mining Inc. ("Sirocco") (TSX: SIM) and Canada Lithium Corp. ("Canada Lithium") (TSX: CLQ) (U.S. OTC: CLQMF) are pleased to announce that, at their respective special meetings of shareholders held today, Sirocco's shareholders approved the plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") involving Sirocco and Canada Lithium and Canada Lithium's shareholders approved various matters to be completed by Canada Lithium in connection with the completion of the Arrangement, which was previously announced on December 4, 2013.