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    • TECH FOR NATURE: announces global environmental commitment

      by Tina Olivero

      RBC announced its updated roster of partners for the RBC Tech for Nature program. Empowered by a commitment from the RBC Foundation to support new ideas, technologies, and partnerships, RBC Tech for Nature is focused on preserving the planet’s greatest wealth: our natural ecosystem. Launched in late 2019, the program invited environment and community-focused organizations […]

    • Could Newfoundland Boom With An Offshore Land Lottery?

      by Tina Olivero

      Covid-19 has much the world’s oil and gas industry on hold. When we stop moving, we stop using energy at the level we did. On top of a dramatic decrease in oil and gas consumption, oil prices have drastically declined. As a result of these two factors, oil companies and contractors have laid off employees […]

    • SUPERCLUSTER: The Ocean Economy Boost

      by Tina Olivero

      Canada’s Ocean Supercluster has a goal of growing the ocean industry in all it’s various forms in Eastern Canada, availing of the 3 $Trillion opportunity that Canada’s ocean and coastline provide. The Ocean Supercluster is expected to create over 3,000 jobs and contribute more than $14 billion to Canada’s economy over 10 years. The Ocean […]

    • A Guide To Estate Planning For Business Owners

      by Sam Want

      If you’re self-employed, or the owner of an unlisted business, then it’s something that you no doubt take pride in, and want to make sure is preserved over the long term. That’s why it’s critically important that you write it into your will so that you can be sure that, after you pass on, your […]

    • Husky Energy: May sell downstream assets to focus offshore

      by Tina Olivero

      On January 8, 2019, Husky Energy announced it will undertake a strategic review and will potentially sell its Canadian retail and commercial fuels business and its Prince George Refinery. Husky’s decision to review and consider a sale of non-core Downstream assets comes as it increasingly focuses on core assets in its Integrated Corridor and on […]

    • Robert Richey: Oil price, on the way up!

      by Tina Olivero

      By Tina Olivero – The OGM – Robert Glenn Richey, Jr., Ph.D. is a Harbert Eminent Scholar in Supply Chain Management. Having followed international oil and gas distribution for two decades, he branched out to teach supply chain management, distribution, and import-export on six continents including the oil and gas-rich regions in the Middle East, […]

    • Lloyd’s Register: How will predictive analytics transform oil and gas?

      by Tina Olivero

      57 of the world’s 100 largest oil and gas firms are using, or have plans to use predictive analytics. How will predictive analytics transform oil and gas? Are we ready? A new industry report produced by Lloyd’s Register (LR) – reveals the pace, development and adoption of predictive analytics in the oil and gas sector. […]

    • Newfoundland and Labrador Rebounds

      by Tina Olivero

       Newfoundland and Labrador will have the fastest economic growth in the Atlantic provinces in 2019 as it rebounds from this year’s decline, according to APEC’s latest Atlantic Report. Growth continues in the Maritimes but at a slightly softer pace than in 2018. “As Newfoundland and Labrador ends its long decline in major project investment its […]

    • Newfoundland Seaweed: May have the cure for Cancer

      by Tina Olivero

      Health is our most treasured possession. It does not last forever, yet most of us make the mistake of living like it will. It is not until we lose our health that we seek diligently to regain it. Sadly at that point, it’s most often too late, and it always has a cost of time, […]

    • Philip Anschutz: Wind Energy ‘Power People’

      by Tina Olivero

      A Word About Wind A Word About Wind is a rapidly expanding international membership that provides intelligence, insight and connections to senior industry decision makers. The community of over 2,500 individuals represents some of the very best finance houses, banks, venture capitalists, and private equity investors in the world. Through their programs, exclusive members-only networking […]