CNW Daybook for Monday, March 31, 2008



    TORONTO, March 31 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      March 31 - April 2
    EVENT:     PAN-CANADIAN ABCP COMMITTEE DETAILS OF INVESTOR MEETINGS
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for various locations
    CONTACT:   MEDIA: NATIONAL Public Relations, Toronto, David Weiner,
               Tel. (416) 848-1633,  Cell: (416) 931-4633; Montreal, Roch
               Landriault, Tel. (514) 843-2345, Cell: (514) 249-4537;
               INVESTORS: Ernst & Young Inc., Pierre Laporte, (514) 874-4383
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7410.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     PROTEST AGAINST THE PROPOSED INTERNATIONAL TUITION INCREASE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Corner of Saint-Catherine and Guy
    CONTACT:   Noah Stewart, Vice-President Communications, (514) 562-6791
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/28/c8042.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     THE CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY PART-TIME FACULTY ASSOCIATION  WILL
               BE ON THE PICKET LINES TWICE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  At the corner of MacKay & Ste. Catherine
    CONTACT:   Dave Douglas, (514) 848-2424 ext. 6391,
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/30/c8520.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF A NEW WEBSITE DEDICATED TO SME SUCCESSION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fonds de solidarité FTQ, 545 Crémazie Boulevard East; Room:
               Mezzanine (2nd Floor)
    CONTACT:   Jacynthe Alain, Director, Public Relations, HEC Montréal,
               (514) 340-6298, Cell.: (514) 473-2199
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/27/c7930.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     SPEECH TITLED ''CANADIAN DOLLAR / US DOLLAR: ARE WE HEADING
               TOWARDS A FIXED EXCHANGE RATE?'' PRESENTED BY THE CANADIAN
               CLUB OF MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Grand Salon, 900,
               René-Lévesque Boulevard West
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director,
               Canadian Club of Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/27/c7713.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA AVAILABILITY RELATIVE TO PUBLIC TRANSIT IN QUEBEC
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Société de transport de l'Outaouais, 111 rue Jean-Proulx
    CONTACT:   Catherine Loubier, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities,
               (613) 991-0700; Céline Gauthier, Communications Advisor,
               External Relations, Société de transport de l'Outaouais,
               (819) 770-7900, extension 6937; Véronique Milot, Press
               secretary, Office of the Minister responsible for the
               Outaouais region and MNA for Chapleau, (819) 246-4558
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2008/28/c8349.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'TAP INTO SPRING' AT THE ANNUAL SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      WOODBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Kortright Centre for Conservation: 9550 Pine Valley Drive,
               south of Major Mackenzie Drive, west of Highway 400
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc., (416)
               484-1132; Rowena Calpito, ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman, ext 3
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9742.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'TAP INTO SPRING' AT THE ANNUAL SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      STOUFFVILLE
    LOCATION:  Bruce's Mill Conservation Park: south side of Stouffville
               Road, east of Warden Avenue
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc.,
               (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman ext 3
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9742.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     COMMISSION FOR PUBLIC COMPLAINTS AGAINST THE RCMP - RELEASE
               OF A FINAL REPORT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Press Theatre, National Press Bldg, 150 Wellington
    CONTACT:   or to book interviews: Nelson Kalil, Head of Communications,
               (613) 952-2452
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/27/c7744.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 18:30
    EVENT:     ORION(AT)5 ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Collaboration Centre - Auditorium, 101 College Street
    CONTACT:   Tamara Stoll, Communications Officer, ORION, (416) 507-9860
               ext. 224
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/28/c8112.html

    TIME:      21:00
    EVENT:     2008 NATIONAL JAZZ AWARDS "MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR"
               NOMINEE TO MAKE THREE TORONTO APPEARANCES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  194 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Christine Payne, Publicist for Joe Coughlin, (905) 339-6655
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6613.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      March 31
    EVENT:     RESPONSE BIOMEDICAL CORP. - YEAR END 2007 EARNINGS WEBCAST
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2167880
    PHONE NO.: (604) 677-8677, or (800) 733-7571
    CONTACT:   Response Biomedical Contacts: Bill Wickson, Manager,
               Investor Relations, Response Biomedical Corporation, Tel
               (604) 456-6073; Brian Korb, Vice President, The Trout Group
               LLC, Tel: (646) 378-2923
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/19/c5430.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEGA BRANDS INC. - ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS THE
               FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL-YEAR 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1 (800) 732-9303
    CONTACT:   Analysts and investors: Eric Phaneuf, (514) 333-5555 x2538;
               Media: Harold Chizick, (514) 333-5555 x2338
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/19/c5434.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/31/c8551.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AKELA PHARMA TO HOLD FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL 2007
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.akelapharma.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Frédéric Dumais, Vice-President, Investor Relations, (514)
               315-3330 ext. 106
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/25/c6873.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     URANIUM ONE HOSTS 2007 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-595-8550, (416) 644-3422
    CONTACT:   Jean Nortier, Chief Executive Officer, Tel: + 27 11 482
               3605; Chris Sattler, Senior Vice President, Investor
               Relations, Tel: (416) 350-3657
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/28/c8221.html

    TIME:      11:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     TRIANT HOLDINGS INC. CONFERENCE CALL FOR 2007 FOURTH QUARTER
               AND YEAR END FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 850-9144, Conference Code: none required
    CONTACT:   Robert Heath, President & CEO, Triant; Mark Stephens, CFO &
               Corporate Secretary, Triant, (604) 697-5090
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/30/c8516.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     GAMMON GOLD TO RELEASE FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2007
               FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=106728&s=1&k=7BAED3BAFA9C754ACEC1D49A018F0752
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419 or 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Scott Perry, Chief Financial Officer, Gammon Gold Inc.,
               (902) 468-0614, Anne Day, Director of Investor Relations,
               Gammon Gold Inc., (902) 468-0614
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/24/c6561.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     180 CONNECT INC. 2007 YEAR END EARNINGS TELECONFERENCE
    PHONE NO.: (617) 213-8853 International dial or 866-831-6224, pass code
               15653962
    CONTACT:   Claudia A. Di Maio, Director, Investor Relations, TEL:
               866-995-8888, DIRECT LINE: (416) 930-7710; Devlin Lander,
               Integrated Corporate Relations,
               TEL.: (415) 292-6855
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/26/c7384.html

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