CNW Daybook for Tuesday, August 25, 2009



    TORONTO, Aug. 25 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     STEELWORKERS' ECONOMIST AVAILABLE FOR COMMENT ON STATSCAN
               E.I. REPORT
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION
    LOCATION:  please see URL below for more information
    CONTACT:   Erin Weir, Research Department, (416) 544-6005; Bob
               Gallagher, Communications Department, (416) 434-2221, (416)
               544-5966
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7244.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 23 - August 27
    EVENT:     8TH WORLD CONGRESS OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING (WCCE8) -
               CHALLENGES FOR A CHANGING WORLD
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Lucie Frigon, (819) 329-4036
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/22/c6989.html

    DATE:      August 25
    EVENT:     VILLE DE MONTREAL - CABINET DU MAIRE ET DU COMITE EXECUTIF -
               OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE MONTREAL ABE LIMONCHIK INTERCULTURAL
               AWARD
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montréal City Hall
    CONTACT:   Renée Pageau, Relations avec les médias, (514) 868-4580
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/19/c6291.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN BAIE-COMEAU
    CITY:      BAIE-COMEAU
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Le Manoir, 8 Cabot Avenue
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/17/c5455.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     EXELTECH AEROSPACE INC. - ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      VILLE SAINT-LAURENT
    LOCATION:  1200 Pitfield Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gérard Moretti, Chief Financial Officer, (514) 631-8999,
               ext. 2406
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/23/c9561.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE MINISTER OF NATIONAL DEFENCE
    CITY:      CFB VALCARTIER
    LOCATION:  Officer's Mess, Building 511
    NOTES:     Media should arrive at the front gate of the base no later
               than 1:30 p.m. Media must RSVP no later than 11 a.m. on
               Aug. 25, 2009
    CONTACT:   Capt Evelyne Lemire, CFB Valcartier Public Affairs Officer,
               at (418) 844-5000 extension 5880
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7168.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     POINTE-A-CALLIERE, PRESS CONFERENCE FOR THE 18TH CENTURY
               PUBLIC MARKET
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  At the Pumping Station, 173 Place d'Youville, Right next to
               Pointe-à-Callière
    CONTACT:   Press relations: Catherine Roberge, (514) 872-7858, (514)
               916-0744
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c6774.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     24TH ANNUAL GEMINI AWARDS PRESS CONFERENCE - NOMINATIONS TO
               BE ANNOUNCED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sutton Place Hotel, Queen Victoria Ballroom, 955 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Judy Lung, Communications Manager, Academy of Canadian
               Cinema & Television, Ph: (416) 366-2227 x238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7228.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     24TH ANNUAL GEMINI AWARDS PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sutton Place Hotel, Queen Victoria Ballroom, 955 Bay Street
    NOTES:     RSVP by email to communications@academy.ca
    CONTACT:   Judy Lung, Communications Manager, Academy of Canadian
               Cinema & Television, Ph: (416) 366-2227 x238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/13/c4868.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ZOOCASA.COM DEBUT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Rogers Centre, Summit Suite (Media Entrance Gate 13)
    CONTACT:   Laura Cochrane, LexPR Canada, (416) 542-9140 x3361, C: (416)
               702-9140; Sherry Lawlor, LexPR Canada, (416) 542-9140 x3366,
               C: (416) 574-0405
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7142.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY FOR A NEW SECOND-STAGE HOUSING
               FACILITY FUNDED THROUGH THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA'S SHELTER
               ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM
    CITY:      ALLISTON
    LOCATION:  Media may contact Leslie Pawlowski
    CONTACT:   Media Inquiries: Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister
               Finley, (819) 994-2482; Leslie Pawlowski, Canada Mortgage
               and Housing Corporation, (416) 250-3297
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7190.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     CAA SEVENTH ANNUAL WORST ROADS CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      KITCHENER
    LOCATION:  CAA Store, 655 Fairway Road South
    CONTACT:   Edyta Zdancewicz, Media and PR Specialist, 60 Commerce
               Valley Drive East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 7P9, Office: (905)
               771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7180.html

    TIME:      13:00
               16:00
               19:30
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENT'S CHOICE® SPONSORED SUPERDOGS SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian National Exhibition Toronto
    CONTACT:   Marc Aflalo, SuperDogs PR and Communications, (866) 923-5256
               x705; David Primorac, Senior Director, Public Relations,
               Loblaw Companies Limited, (905) 459-2500, extension 3634
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6297.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     FIRST-EVER SCOTIABANK BUSKERBALL IN SUPPORT OF EPILEPSY
               TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Lawrence North Market, 92 Front Street E. and adjacent
               Market Lane Park
    CONTACT:   DW Communications - Dianne Weinrib/Savi Pannu, (416)
               703-5479; Scotiabank Public Affairs, Ann DeRabbie, (416)
               933-1344
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7170.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE'S COORDINATION COMMISSION
               FOR THE 2010 WINTER GAMES HOLDS FINAL MEETINGS IN VANCOUVER
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Offices, 400-3585 Graveley St.
    CONTACT:   Chris Brumwell, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-1869;
               International Olympic Committee Press Office, +41 (21)
               621.6000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/24/c7243.html

    TIME:      13:00
               16:00
               19:30
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENT'S CHOICE® SPONSORED SUPERDOGS SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Pacific National Exhibition
    CONTACT:   Marc Aflalo, SuperDogs PR and Communications, (866) 923-5256
               x705; David Primorac, Senior Director, Public Relations,
               Loblaw Companies Limited, (905) 459-2500, extension 3634
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6297.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABSOLUTE SOFTWARE HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL FOR FISCAL 2009
               YEAR-END AND FOURTH
               QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Rob Chase, Absolute Software, (604) 628-5119; Dave Mason,
               CFA, The Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 x237
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2009/21/c7661.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MELCO CHINA RESORTS SECOND QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://events.digitalmedia.telus.com/melcochina/082109/index.php
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8018 or (866) 223-7781
    CONTACT:   Melco China Resorts, Investor Relations, Kevin O'Connor,
               Tel: (416) 962-3300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6721.html

    TIME:      13:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     ICRON TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION WILL HOST A CONFERENCE CALL
               TO DISCUSS SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2778600
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3416 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   Todd Hamel, VP & CFO, todd.hamel@icron.com, Phone: (604)
               638-3932
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/20/c6390.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BMO FINANCIAL GROUP THIRD QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.bmo.com/investorrelations
    PHONE NO.: 1 (888) 789-0089 or (416) 695-9753
    CONTACT:   For News Media Enquiries: Ralph Marranca, Toronto, (416)
               867-3996; Ronald Monet, Montreal, (514) 877-1873; For
               Investor Relations Enquiries: Viki Lazaris, Toronto, (416)
               867-6656; Steven Bonin, Toronto, (416) 867-5452; Andrew
               Chin, Toronto, (416) 867-7019
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/04/c2348.html

    TIME:      15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     COUCHE-TARD - WEBCAST ON ITS 2010 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.couche-tard.com and by on the corporate presentations
               link of the investor relations section
    NOTES:     Couche-Tard invites analysts known to the Company to send
               their two questions in advance to its management, before
               1:30 P.M. on August 25, 2009.
    CONTACT:   Raymond Paré, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer,
               (450) 662-3272
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/18/c5841.html

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