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Mar 18, 2019, 12:55 ET WestJet suspends 2019 financial guidance in light of Boeing 737 MAX grounding

CALGARY, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Today WestJet announced that following Transport Canada's safety notice closing Canadian airspace to Boeing 737 MAX...


Mar 18, 2019, 11:45 ET Minto Communities unveils model home at Glen Agar in Toronto

Fitzgibbon model debuts as part of new community in Etobicoke TORONTO, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Minto Communities Canada ("Minto Communities") today...


Mar 18, 2019, 10:32 ET Canadian Parks Conference - Parks for All and All for Parks

QUEBEC CITY, March 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Société des établissements de plein air du Québec (Sépaq), Parks Canada, Canadian Parks Council and...


Mar 13, 2019, 12:46 ET WestJet complies with Transport Canada decision to ground Boeing MAX fleet

CALGARY, March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced that it is complying with Transport Canada's decision to temporarily ground the Boeing 737...


Mar 13, 2019, 10:30 ET Calgary secures exclusive Canadian rights to host X Games

Government of Alberta and Tourism Calgary actively commit support for Calgary to pursue hosting X Games CALGARY, March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Today,...


Mar 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Ontario Science Centre highlights 50 years of science milestones in Celebration Way

New entryway experience shows how science—and the Science Centre—continue to evolve TORONTO, March 12, 2019 /CNW/ - 1969 marked a year of monumental...


Mar 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Minto Communities wins EnerQuality EQ Awards for New Homes Builder of the Year (Large Volume) and Leader of the Year

TORONTO, March 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Minto Communities was honoured as EnerQuality's ENERGY STAR® for New Homes Builder of the Year (Large Volume) and...


Mar 08, 2019, 12:14 ET WestJet celebrates International Women's Day with all female flight and ground crews

"Women of WestJet" highlighted in latest video CALGARY, March 8, 2019 /CNW/ - To mark International Women's Day, WestJet today is proud to operate...


Mar 08, 2019, 10:45 ET WestJet reports record February load factor of 87.0 per cent

CALGARY, March 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Today WestJet announced February 2019 traffic results with a record load factor of 87.0 per cent, an increase of 0.6...


Mar 07, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo Op - Roll into physics with ollies, nollies and flip tricks this March Break at the Ontario Science Centre/

TORONTO, March 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Discover the science of skateboarding this March Break at the Ontario Science Centre! Skateboarders rely on the...


Mar 04, 2019, 13:53 ET Media Advisory/Photo Op - Roll into physics with ollies, nollies and flip tricks this March Break at the Ontario Science Centre

TORONTO, March 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Discover the science of skateboarding this March Break at the Ontario Science Centre! Skateboarders rely on the...


Mar 04, 2019, 12:51 ET Tremblant Experience Keeps Getting Better and Better - New $14M Investment in 2019-20

High-resolution photo available here. ©Tremblant. MONT-TREMBLANT, QC, March 4, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - A new $14.1M investment was announced earlier...


Mar 03, 2019, 12:00 ET Southern hospitality in WestJet's sights

Airline launches inaugural flight between its Calgary hub and Atlanta CALGARY, March 3, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet today became the only airline connecting ...


Mar 01, 2019, 21:56 ET Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited Acquires Chances Signal Point

Exciting Acquisition Marks Gateway's Entry into a New BC Market BURNABY, BC, March 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (Gateway)...


Feb 27, 2019, 15:25 ET Information and Administration and Permits Office agents' positions at Montréal-Trudeau

MONTREAL, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The process initiated by Aéroports de Montréal (ADM) in connection with Information and Administration and...


Feb 27, 2019, 08:15 ET Survey: Why Canadians hate winter, like snow days, long for sun vacations

HAMILTON, ON, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - How does bad winter weather, snow storms, or extreme cold affect web-traffic, calls and bookings to sun...


Feb 26, 2019, 11:00 ET WestJet celebrates summer with new route between London, ON and Montreal

CALGARY, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced it is adding more choice for travellers in London and Montreal this summer with a new daily...


Feb 26, 2019, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - WestJet to present at the 2019 J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference

CALGARY, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Harry Taylor will be presenting at the 2019 J.P....


Feb 26, 2019, 07:00 ET What to do over spring break? More than 15 activities at The Old Port from March 2 to 10

MONTREAL, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - With activities for the entire family, the Old Port of Montréal is the place to be during spring break. The...


Feb 21, 2019, 08:33 ET A record breaking year for Canada's tourism sector

VANCOUVER, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Destination Canada - Canada's national marketing organization, announced a second consecutive record-breaking ...


Feb 20, 2019, 13:31 ET Fairmont Royal York Announces Grand Transformation in Anticipation of 90th Anniversary

Celebrated Toronto landmark marks new chapter with reimagined common areas, modern meeting and event spaces, a reborn Fairmont Gold experience,...


Feb 20, 2019, 09:10 ET WestJet Dreamliner launches first revenue flight

CALGARY, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet's Dreamliner made its official debut when it pushed back on its first revenue flight today from Toronto...


Feb 18, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Join Minister McKenna at Winterlude for a Family Day public skate on the Rideau Canal/

OTTAWA, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada...


Feb 15, 2019, 15:54 ET WestJet to implement recently increased foreign ownership levels

CALGARY, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet (TSX: WJA) today announced that it will seek shareholder approval at its 2019 annual and special meeting of...


Feb 15, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Join Minister McKenna at Winterlude for a Family Day public skate on the Rideau Canal

OTTAWA, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada...