CNW Daybook for Thursday, January 22, 2009



    TORONTO, Jan. 21 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      January 16 - January 25
    EVENT:     41ST EDITION OF THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW (MIAS)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Renée Cardinal, Communications Manager, Montréal
               International Auto Show, (514) 789-3442
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/16/c8132.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2008/26/c3995.html

    DATE:      January 19 - January 23
    EVENT:     MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW'S ANNUAL BLOOD DONOR CLINIC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Grande-Place of Complexe Desjardins
    CONTACT:   Renée Cardinal, Communications Manager, Montréal
               International Auto Show, (514) 331-6571, ext. 234
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2008/25/c3995 .html

    DATE:      January 22
    EVENT:     BANK OF CANADA RELEASES MONETARY POLICY REPORT UPDATE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  1501 McGill College Avenue, Suite 2030
    NOTES:     To view the schedule for the day, click on the link below.
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/fr/releases/archive/January2009/19/c8555.html

    DATE:      January 22
    EVENT:     CANADA'S NEXT TOP MODEL OPEN CASTING CALL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Les Cours Mont-Royal, 1455 Peel Street
    CONTACT:   Matthew Almeida, Communications Coordinator, CTV, (416)
               591-7400 ext. 2629; Graham Machacek, Unit Publicist, CTV,
               (416) 575-2899; Karen Tyrell, Acting Manager of
               Communications, CTV, (416) 591-7400 ext. 3004; Sonia Brum,
               Publicist, CTV, (416) 332-5374
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/09/c6278.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES JOHN M.
               CASSADAY, PRESIDENT AND CEO, CORUS ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure, 900 de La Gauchetière West
    NOTES:     Speech begins at 7:45am
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Sylvie Paquette, coordinator, Media relations, (514)
               871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9337.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      December 6 - January 31
    EVENT:     EXHIBITION: MIKE DISFARMER - VINTAGE PRINTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Stephen Bulger Gallery, 1026 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Stephen Bulger Gallery, (416) 504-0575
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2008/09/c4742.html

    DATE:      January 22
    EVENT:     BANK OF CANADA RELEASES MONETARY POLICY REPORT UPDATE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  150 King Street West, Suite 2000
    NOTES:     To view the schedule for the day, click on the link below.
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/19/c8555.html

    DATE:      January 22
    EVENT:     BANK OF CANADA RELEASES MONETARY POLICY REPORT UPDATE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Bank's head office
    NOTES:     To view the schedule of the day, click on the link below.
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2009/19/c8555.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     RNAO'S 10TH ANNUAL LOBBY DAY AT QUEEN'S PARK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park, Main Legislative Building, Committee Room 228
    CONTACT:   Marion Zych, Director of Communications, RNAO, Phone: (416)
               408-5605, Toll free: 1-800-268-7199 ext. 209, Cell: (647)
               406-5605
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9351.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     COMMUNITECH AND THE MINISTER OF STATE (SCIENCE AND
               TECHNOLOGY) HOST A SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      STRATFORD
    LOCATION:  Stratford City Hall Auditorium, 1 Wellington Street
    CONTACT:   Avvey Peters, Executive Director, Communications and
               Government Relations, (519) 888-9944 x 28
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9396.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 10:40
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR ONTARIANS RE HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS
               OR SPECIAL WASTE
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Fewster Community Recycling Centre, 1126 Fewster Drive
    NOTES:     Registration begins at 09:20
    CONTACT:   Laura Modesto, Veritas Communications, Phone: O: (416)
               955-4579, C: (416) 571-0140
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/16/c8056.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GUY LAUZON ANNOUNCES AN IMPORTANT GOVERNMENT OF CANADA
               INVESTMENT FOR ONTARIO COMMUNITIES
    CITY:      CORNWALL
    LOCATION:  Council Chambers, City Hall, 360 Pitt Street
    CONTACT:   Pema Lhalungpa, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable
               Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, (613) 995-9001; Media
               Relations, Industry Canada, (613) 943-2502
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9331.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GOOD JOBS COALITION'S PRE-BUDGET CALL FOR EI REPAIR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto City Hall, Members' Lounge, 100 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Ken Marciniec, (416) 803-6066 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9424.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE - RELEASE OF MAJOR REPORT ON
               SALES TAX HARMONIZATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Media Studio, Room # 149, Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Amy Terrill, (416) 482-5222, ext. 241, cell (416) 605-8205
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9485.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     NORML CANADA - "NATIONAL RESOLUTION CONSULTATION TOUR" KICKS
               OFF IN OTTAWA WITH MARC-BORIS ST-MAURICE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa public library's auditorium, 120 Metcalfe street
    CONTACT:   Marc-Boris St-Maurice, (514) 808-8682; Thomas Lefebvre
               (media relations), (514) 582-2390
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9399.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     BUDWEISER HANDS ON A PLANE EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square (corner of Yonge and Dundas Streets)
    CONTACT:   Noor Marzook, Robert Hogan, Edelman, (416) 979-1120 x 239,
               320
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/19/c8229.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      January 22
    EVENT:     KPMG TAX PARTNERS AND THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLOMBIA'S
               NATIONAL CENTRE FOR BUSINESS LAW HOLD SYMPOSIUM ON REFORMING
               CANADA'S INTERNATIONAL TAX RULES
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Vancouver, 665 Burrard Street
    CONTACT:   Julie Bannerjea, Head of Media Relations, KPMG, (416) 777-3243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/19/c8343.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES 2009 INDUCTEES TO THE
               CANADIAN OLYMPIC HALL OF FAME
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  The Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Drive - Grand Ballroom,
               Salon D
    CONTACT:   Steve Keogh, Director, Communications, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4146, Cell: (416) 806-3949;
               Isabelle Hodge, Manager, Media Relations, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4122, Cell: (416) 806-4342
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9078.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SOCIETY OF OBSTETRICIANS & GYNECOLOGISTS OF CANADA WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2524060
    CONTACT:   Lisa Robertson, (613) 739-7032; Susan Wright, (613) 730-2020
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/19/c8581.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEBCAST: THE INTEGRITY OF FINANCIAL REPORTING IN AN ECONOMIC
               DOWNTURN BY CANADIAN PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY BOARD
    CONTACT:   Acting Chief Executive Officer Kenneth Vallillee, (416)
               913-8260, extension 4175; Vice President Kam Grewal,
               (416) 913-8260, extension 4187
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/09/c5240.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL/WEBCAST - CN REPORTS FOURTH-QUARTER, YEAR-END
               2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://www.cn.ca/en/investors.shtml
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-542-4239 or (416) 641-6114
    CONTACT:   Media: Mark Hallman, Director, Communications, Media, (905)
               669-3384; Investment Community: Robert Noorigian,
               Vice-President, Investor Relations, (514) 399-0052
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9365.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2008/18/c2989.html

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