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    TORONTO, April 30 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    DATE:      April 30 - May 2
    EVENT:     GANDER HOSTS CUPE NL PROVINCIAL CONVENTION
    CITY:      GANDER
    LOCATION:  Hotel Gander
    CONTACT:   Wayne Lucas, President, CUPE Newfoundland & Labrador, (709)
               753-0732 (o), (709) 727-2509 (Cell); John McCracken, CUPE
               Communications Rep., (902) 455-4180 (o), (902) 222-8457
               (Cell)
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2125.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      April 29 - May 2
    EVENT:     THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF NAFFEM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Teresa Eloy, (514) 844-1945
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/24/c8597.html

    DATE:      April 29 - May 1
    EVENT:     MINING IN SOCIETY SHOW AND CAREER FAIR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Andrée Peltier, Relations publiques Andrée Peltier, (514)
               846-0003, (514) 944-8689
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/27/c8997.html

    TIME:      07:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     BEFORE LEAVING FOR SOUTH CAROLINA, BOMBARDIER GIGNAC IS
               AVAILABLE TO MEET WITH MEDIA REPRESENTATIVES
    CITY:      VALCARTIER GARRISON
    CONTACT:   Lt(N) Bruno Tremblay, Public Affairs Officer, 5 CMBG, (418)
               844-5000 ext 4688, Pager: (418) 260-3082
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/30/c2770.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE FACTS CONCERNING FOREIGN DOCTORS WISHING TO PRACTISE IN
               QUEBEC - THE COLLEGE SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Collège des médecins du Québec, 2170 René-Lévesque
               Boulevard West
    CONTACT:   Contact and RSVP: Anne Roy, Communications Manager, Collège
               des médecins du Québec, (514) 933-4441, ext. 5278
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2848.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     THE CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD, MR. JEAN LECLERC, INTRODUCES
               THE VARIOUS EVENTS CELEBRATING QUEBEC CITY'S 400TH
               ANNIVERSARY
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Infocentre de la capitale (CNN), 90 Wellington Street
    CONTACT:   Roxanne Saint-Pierre, Manager - Tourist Promotion and National
               and International Media Relations, (418) 648-2008, Cell phone:
               (418) 806-5357
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2180.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:30
    EVENT:     2007 TOP 20 UNDER 20™ AWARDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  89 Chestnut Residence, Main Ballroom, 89 Chestnut St.
    CONTACT:   Larry Mah, (416) 738-1382
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/30/c2810.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     COUNCIL OF THE FEDERATION MEETS FOR A WORKING SESSION ON
               ENERGY AND CLIMATE CHANGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Elizabeth Matthews, Office of Premier Danny Williams, (709)
               729-3960, (709) 351-1227 (cell.); Loretta O'Connor, Council of
               the Federation Secretariat, (613) 563-4066, (613) 863-8448
               (cell.)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/19/c6960.html

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     MCGUINTY GOVERNMENT GROWING ONTARIO'S NEXT GENERATION OF
               ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Earl Haig Secondary School, 100 Princess Avenue
               (near Sheppard Avenue East and Yonge Street)
    CONTACT:   Michelle Despault, Minister's Office, (416) 212-3747; Patricia
               MacNeil, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2676; Sandra Watts,
               Minister's Office, Ministry of the Environment, (416)314-6739;
               John Steele, Communications Branch, Ministry of the
               Environment, (416) 314-6666
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/30/c2967.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     ENTREPRENEURS FROM ACROSS CANADA AND IVEY FACULTY RING TSX
               OPENING BELL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Broadcast Centre
    CONTACT:   Marisa Kanas, Richard Ivey School of Business, (519)
               850-2536; Dave Cook, KPMG Enterprise, (416) 228-7095
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2214.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCES BY THE GOVERNOR AND THE SENIOR
               DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA - HOUSE OF COMMONS
               STANDING COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament, Centre Block, Room 253-D
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2202.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     MAY DAY RALLY IN SUPPORT OF SAFE NEEDLE LEGISLATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Front lawn of Queen's Park, Queen's Park Circle
    CONTACT:   Ontario Nurses' Association, Sheree Bond, (416) 964-8833
               ext. 2430, cellular: (416) 986-8240; Melanie Levenson, (416)
               964-8833 ext. 2369
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/30/c2197.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     MAKING A FILM FROM A LITERARY WORK - ON STAGE SERIES:
               TORONTO'S FABULOUS FILMMAKERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Ana-Maria Critchley, (416) 393-7201
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6520.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 20:30
    EVENT:     CITY HONOURS RECIPIENTS OF GREEN TORONTO AWARDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Council Chamber, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St. W.
    CONTACT:   Nancy Ruscica, (416) 392-2984
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/26/c9733.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     IMPERIAL OIL ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary TELUS Convention Centre, 120 Ninth Avenue SE
    CONTACT:   Gordon Wong, Public Affairs, Imperial Oil Limited, (403)
               237-2710; Linda Zavarella, Investor Relations, Imperial Oil
               Limited, (403) 237-4538
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/26/c9691.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     THE ALBERTA WATER COUNCIL RELEASES ITS REVIEW OF
               IMPLEMENTATION PROGRESS OF WATER FOR LIFE, 2005-2006
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Room 162, Earth Science Building, University of Calgary
    CONTACT:   Val Mellesmoen, (780) 235-2536
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/30/c2470.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE SECOND SEASON OF THE WHISTLER
               MOUNTAINEER
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  North Vancouver platform, corner of Philip Avenue and West
               1st Street (South of Marine Drive and west of Pemberton
               Avenue - approximately three blocks west of the former BC Rail
               passenger station)
    CONTACT:   Andrea Wickham-Foxwell, Travel Media Specialist, Rocky
               Mountaineer Vacations, (604) 606-7321
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/26/c9477.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     LEADING RESEARCHERS IN THE POLAR CLIMATE STABILITY RESEARCH
               NETWORK PRESENT KEY FINDINGS ON THE EVOLUTION AND EFFECTS OF
               CLIMATE CHANGE IN CANADA'S NORTH
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Room 307/309, Peter Wall Centre, University of British
               Columbia
    CONTACT:   Dawn Conway, Executive Director, CFCAS,  (613) 878-0955;
               Professor Richard Peltier, (647) 405-0829
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2418.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     B.C. SECURITIES COMMISSION'S FINANCIAL LITERACY TOUR
    CITY:      CAMPBELL RIVER
    LOCATION:  Robron Centre, 740 Robron Road
    CONTACT:   Andrew Poon, (604) 899-6880 or (B.C. & Alberta) 1-800-373-6393
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2242.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE IRISH SPORTING AND SOCIAL CLUBS - FIRST ON-TOUR
               FUNDRAISER FOR TONY GRIFFIN'S 7000KM RIDE FOR THE CURE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Blarney Stone, 216 Carral Street, Gastown
    CONTACT:   Krista Keough, Public Relations Manager, Canada, (902)
               423-6610 ext. 312 (office), (902) 489-5878 (cell phone)
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/23/c7978.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      06:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     SYNENCO CONFERENCE CALL ON FIRST QUARTER RESULTS AND
               CORPORATE UPDATE
    INTERNET:  www.synenco.com
    PHONE NO.: 800-594-3790
    CONTACT:   Media, Scott Ranson, General Manager, Public Affairs,
               Telephone: (403) 451-5212; Investment community, Idar Eikrem,
               Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer,
               Telephone: (403) 451-4612
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2246.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CY ORIENTAL HOLDINGS LTD. CONFERENCE CALL FOLLOWING RELEASE
               OF FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 416-646-3095 or 1-800-588-4942
    CONTACT:   John Yuan, Senior Vice President, CY Oriental Holdings Ltd.,
               Tel: (604) 633-9833; Trevor Heisler, Investor Relations, The
               Equicom Group, Tel: (416) 815-0700 ext 270
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/30/c2584.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     COPIC PRODUCERS CONFERENCE WEBCAST EVENT
    INTERNET:
        http://w.on24.com/r.htme=42490&s=1&k=0B137A19E25B58C04D02F1F198F828CF
    CONTACT:   Jamie Sellers, President, Rapport Investor Relations, (416)
               366-9264
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/26/c9328.html

    TIME:      09:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     IMPERIAL OIL ANNUAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.imperialoil.ca
    CONTACT:   Gordon Wong, Public Affairs, Imperial Oil Limited, (403)
               237-2710; Linda Zavarella, Investor Relations, Imperial Oil
               Limited, (403) 237-4538
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/26/c9691.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABSOLUTE SOFTWARE FISCAL 2007 THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3422 or 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Rob Chase, Chief Financial Officer, Absolute Software, (604)
               628-5119; Dave Mason, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group
               Inc., (416) 815-0700 x237
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5165.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EQUITABLE GROUP INC. HOST FIRST QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
               AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.equitablegroupinc.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3424
    CONTACT:   Stephen Coffey, Senior Vice-President, Chief
               Financial Officer, (416) 515-7000
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/24/c8768.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     HUB INTERNATIONAL LIMITED QUARTER EARNINGS
    INTERNET:  www.hubinternational.com or www.streetevents.com
    PHONE NO.: 1.800.561.2693, Code 51271741
    CONTACT:   Hub International Limited Chief Financial Officer John
               Graham, 312-279-4840
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/13/c5044.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     STELCO ANNOUNCES ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL AND WEB CAST ON
               FIRST QUARTER 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.stelco.com. Please choose "Investor Centre" and select
               "Webcasts".
    PHONE NO.: (866) 540-8136 or (416) 340-8010
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/23/c8227.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SUN LIFE FINANCIAL FIRST QUARTER 2007 EARNINGS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.sunlife.com, Q1 Results link
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 or 1-800-814-3911
    CONTACT:   Media Relations Contact: Susan Jantzi, Senior Manager,
               External Communications & Corporate Affairs, Tel:
               (519) 888-3160; Investor Relations Contact: Kevin Strain,
               Vice-President, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 204-8163
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/26/c9729.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCES BY THE GOVERNOR AND THE SENIOR
               DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA - HOUSE OF COMMONS
               STANDING COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
    INTERNET:  www.bankofcanada.ca/en/real/index.html
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/27/c2202.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     LOBLAW COMPANIES LIMITED CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.loblaw.ca
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3420
    CONTACT:   Geoff Wilson, Senior Vice President, Financial
               Services, (416) 922-8500
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/24/c8590.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING FIRST QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/index.cgi?okey=60043
               or www.inmetmining.com
               PHONE NO.: +1 416 644-3421 (local/international) or
               toll-free +1 800 732-6179 (North America only)
    CONTACT:   Lynda Beesley, (416) 860-3968
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/11/c3640.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     NUCRYST PHARMACEUTICALS WEBCAST OF CONFERENCE CALL TO
               DISCUSS 2007 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.nucryst.com
    CONTACT:   Gillian McArdle, (416) 504-8464, info</B>nucryst.com
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/24/c8748.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ICRON TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION - Q1 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               ANNOUNCEMENT TELECONFERENCE AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1846240
    PHONE NO.: 416-646-3096 or 1-800-587-1893
    CONTACT:   David Gordon, The Howard Group Inc., (403) 221-0915, Toll
               Free: 1-888-221-0915
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/30/c2914.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ROGERS FIRST QUARTER 2007 INVESTMENT COMMUNITY TELECONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.rogers.com or www.rogers.com/webcast
    PHONE NO.: 416.644.3416 or 800.733.7560
    CONTACT:   Deborah DeRoche, (416) 935-3551
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c2855.html

    TIME:      17:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDA'S FIRST QUARTER 2007 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://www.mdacorporation.com/investor/events.shtml
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-898-9626 or 416-340-2216
    CONTACT:   Wendy Keyzer, MDA External Relations, (604) 231-2743
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/18/c6118.html

    TIME:      18:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NAL OIL & GAS TRUST FIRST QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1837660
    CONTACT:   Gord Currie, Manager, Investor Relations, Telephone: (403)
               294-3620, Toll Free: (888) 223-8792
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/30/c9821.html
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