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May 30, 2017, 10:10 ET ADVISORY - CN, Tree Canada to announce major investment to support Montreal's tree canopy

Mayors then will board special Fathers of Confederation train departing Central Station to take them to Ottawa for FCM meeting MONTREAL, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and Tree Canada ...


May 29, 2017, 17:45 ET CN and TCRC-CTY reach tentative agreement on new labour contract for conductors in Canada

MONTREAL, May 29, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it has reached a tentative agreement with the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons ...


May 27, 2017, 21:00 ET CN receives strike notice from union representing train conductors in Canada

Earliest Teamsters could strike is Tuesday morning MONTREAL, May 27, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today that the Teamsters Canadian Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and...


May 11, 2017, 18:00 ET CN's JJ Ruest inducted into Maritime Hall of Fame

MONTREAL, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ - JJ Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), has been inducted into the International Maritime Hall of Fame....


May 11, 2017, 10:45 ET ADVISORY - Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address RBC Capital Markets Automotive, Transportation &

MONTREAL, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Ghislain Houle, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the RBC Capital Markets Automotive, Transportation &...


May 09, 2017, 15:30 ET CN gives $100,000 to Canadian Red Cross spring flood appeal

MONTREAL, May 9, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:CNI) announced it will make a donation of $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross in support of relief efforts to aid victims of the flooding in hard hit...


May 08, 2017, 10:45 ET ADVISORY - JJ Ruest, CN executive vice-president and chief marketing officer, to address the Wolfe Research Global Transportation Conference May 24

MONTREAL, May 8, 2017 /CNW/ - JJ Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Wolfe Research Global Transportation Conference in New York ...


May 01, 2017, 16:40 ET New CN Grain Insight podcast now available

WINNIPEG, May 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Hello, CN's next episode of Grain Insight is now available for download. This episode provides an update on rail freight demand and a breakdown of vessel freight costs....


Apr 26, 2017, 16:40 ET CN to purchase its common shares under a specific share repurchase program

MONTREAL, April 26, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it will repurchase common shares under a specific share repurchase program (Program). The purchase will form part of...


Apr 26, 2017, 16:35 ET CN signals and communications employees in Canada ratify new contract

MONTREAL, April 26, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today the ratification of a new five-year collective labour agreement by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers...


Apr 25, 2017, 15:45 ET CN announces election of directors

Two new directors join CN's board REGINA, April 25, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that the director nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 7, 2017, were ...


Apr 25, 2017, 11:43 ET CN's Winnipeg national training centre named after former CEO Claude Mongeau

REGINA, April 25, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today the naming of its national employee training centre in Winnipeg after former president and chief executive officer Claude...


Apr 24, 2017, 16:02 ET CN declares second-quarter 2017 dividend

REGINA, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2017 dividend on the Company's common shares outstanding. A...


Apr 24, 2017, 16:01 ET CN reports Q1-2017 net income of C$884 million, or C$1.16 per diluted share

Record Q1 volumes and revenues lead to a 15 per cent increase in adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) (1) REGINA, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial...


Apr 24, 2017, 09:00 ET ADVISORY - CN to report first-quarter 2017 financial and operating results on April 24, 2017

MONTREAL, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2017 financial and operating results today, April 24, 2017, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's...


Apr 24, 2017, 07:00 ET CN encourages public to participate in safety efforts as trespassing and crossing fatalities across Canada rise

Rail Safety Week 2017: Innovation used to raise public awareness in campaign to save lives MONTREAL, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Fatalities along railway tracks in Canada rose last year with 65 people...


Apr 23, 2017, 20:53 ET CN plants trees, unveils plaque in honour of Canada's 150th and Regina's place in nation's history

Regina event kicks off plantings across Canada REGINA, April 23, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) board chair Robert Pace, and president and chief executive officer Luc Jobin, took part in a...


Apr 21, 2017, 13:10 ET MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews on Rail Safety Week across Canada

Trespassing and crossing fatalities rose to 65 in 2016; Rail Safety Week in Canada April 24 to 30 MONTREAL, April 21, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the...


Apr 17, 2017, 16:33 ET MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews on Rail Safety Week across Canada

Trespassing and crossing fatalities rose to 65 in 2016; Rail Safety Week in Canada April 24 to 30 MONTREAL, April 17, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the...


Apr 06, 2017, 11:15 ET CN recognizes 32 customers for sustainability leadership under CN EcoConnexions Partnership Program

MONTREAL, April 6, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today recognized 32 of its customers for their sustainability practices that are aligned with the objectives of the CN EcoConnexions program. ...


Mar 27, 2017, 17:30 ET CN, Duluth Cargo Connect to establish first intermodal container terminal in Twin Ports

DULUTH, MN, March 27, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and Duluth Cargo Connect today announced a new alliance establishing the first rail-served intermodal container ramp in the Twin Ports of...


Mar 24, 2017, 09:00 ET ADVISORY - CN to report first-quarter 2017 financial and operating results on April 24, 2017

MONTREAL, March 24, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2017 financial and operating results on April 24, 2017, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:00 ET CN and TFI International reach framework agreement to create best in class intermodal service

MONTREAL, March 23, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and TFI International, Inc. (formerly TransForce Inc.) (TSX: TFII; OTCQX: TFIFF) today announced a renewed collaboration to grow domestic...


Mar 22, 2017, 17:15 ET CN to hold its 2017 annual meeting of shareholders in Regina on April 25, 2017

MONTREAL, March 22, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will hold its 2017 annual general meeting of shareholders in Regina, Sask. on April 25, 2017. The meeting will be held at The Hotel...


Mar 22, 2017, 16:20 ET CN to purchase its common shares under a specific share repurchase program

MONTREAL, March 22, 2017 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it will repurchase common shares under a specific share repurchase program (Program). The purchase will form part of...