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Sep 26, 2016, 14:00 ET CN EcoConnexions community tree planting program to double number of 2017 recipients, award 50 grants

Communities to receive commemorative plaque, ceremonial tree in honour of Canada's 150th OTTAWA, Sept. 26, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced that 50 communities across Canada...


Sep 26, 2016, 10:00 ET ADVISORY - CN to report third-quarter 2016 financial and operating results on Oct. 25, 2016

MONTREAL, Sept. 26, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its third-quarter 2016 financial and operating results on Oct. 25, 2016, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior...


Sep 15, 2016, 12:38 ET Emergency Response Assistance Canada and CN conduct training exercise to prepare responders for rail emergencies

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Emergency Response Assistance Canada (ERAC), in conjunction with CN, today conducted a rail emergency exercise as part of ongoing ERAC responder training in the event...


Sep 14, 2016, 15:03 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Emergency Response Assistance Canada and CN conduct rail emergency exercise as part of ongoing response team training

BRAMPTON, ON, Sept. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Emergency Response Assistance Canada (ERAC), in conjunction with CN, will conduct a rail emergency training exercise on Sept 15, 2016. ERAC Response Teams,...


Sep 12, 2016, 15:00 ET CN recognized as a transportation industry sustainability leader

Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the fifth straight year MONTREAL, Sept. 12, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today its sustainability practices have earned it a place on...


Aug 23, 2016, 10:00 ET CN, ADM and Midwest Inland Port drive increased container shipments over Decatur, Ill., intermodal ramp

CHICAGO, Aug. 23, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) and the Midwest Inland Port (MIP) said today their collaborative logistics and marketing efforts...


Jul 29, 2016, 16:15 ET CN to purchase its common shares under specific share repurchase programs

MONTREAL, July 29, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it will repurchase common shares under three specific share repurchase programs (Programs). These purchases will form...


Jul 28, 2016, 16:10 ET CN announces US$650-million debt offering

MONTREAL, July 28, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced a public debt offering of US$650 million 3.20% Notes due 2046. CN expects to close the offering on Aug. 2, 2016, subject to...


Jul 25, 2016, 16:02 ET CN declares third-quarter 2016 dividend

MONTREAL, July 25, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a third-quarter 2016 dividend on the Company's common shares outstanding. A...


Jul 25, 2016, 16:01 ET CN reports Q2-2016 net income of C$858 million, or C$1.10 per diluted share

Adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) (1) decreased by three per cent to C$1.11 Record second-quarter operating ratio of 54.5 per cent MONTREAL, July 25, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI)...


Jul 25, 2016, 10:00 ET ADVISORY - CN to report second-quarter 2016 financial and operating results on July 25, 2016

MONTREAL, July 25, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its second-quarter 2016 financial and operating results today, July 25, 2016, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's...


Jul 05, 2016, 10:00 ET ADVISORY - CN to report second-quarter 2016 financial and operating results on July 25, 2016

MONTREAL, July 5, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its second-quarter 2016 financial and operating results on July 25, 2016, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior...


Jun 27, 2016, 16:31 ET Incoming CN President and Chief Executive Officer Luc Jobin appointed company director effective June 30, 2016

MONTREAL, June 27, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the appointment of Luc Jobin as a company director effective June 30, 2016. Jobin...


Jun 27, 2016, 16:30 ET CN appoints Mike Cory as chief operating officer and Ghislain Houle as chief financial officer

MONTREAL, June 27, 2016 /CNW/ - Luc Jobin, incoming president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), announced today the appointments of Mike Cory as executive vice-president and...


Jun 24, 2016, 10:45 ET CN contributes $100,000 to A Woman on the Waterfront

HALIFAX, June 24, 2016 /CNW/ - The Halifax Women's History Society announced today that CN has donated $100,000 to the society's first project, A Woman on the Waterfront, a monument honouring the...


Jun 07, 2016, 07:30 ET Claude Mongeau to step down from his role leading CN

Luc Jobin to succeed him as President and Chief Executive Officer as of July 1st, 2016 MONTREAL, June 7, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its President and Chief Executive...


Jun 06, 2016, 10:00 ET UPDATED ADVISORY - Luc Jobin, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address Citi's 2016 Industrials Conference on June 15 at 10.

MONTREAL, June 6, 2016 /CNW/ - Luc Jobin, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address Citi's 2016 Industrials Conference on June 15, 2016, starting ...


Jun 03, 2016, 11:15 ET CN encourages Canadian municipalities to submit input for Key Route Corridor Risk Assessments

New webpage provides CN contact information to communities WINNIPEG, June 3, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today it is encouraging communities to submit input for corridor risk...


Jun 01, 2016, 10:00 ET ADVISORY - Luc Jobin, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address Citi's 2016 Industrials Conference on June 15

MONTREAL, June 1, 2016 /CNW/ - Luc Jobin, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address Citi's 2016 Industrials Conference on June 15, 2016, starting ...


May 11, 2016, 10:00 ET ADVISORY - JJ Ruest, CN executive vice-president and chief marketing officer, to address Wolfe Research's Global Transportation Conference May 25

MONTREAL, May 11, 2016 /CNW/ - JJ Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address Wolfe Research's Global Transportation Conference in New York...


May 10, 2016, 11:00 ET Evergreen Shipping Agency (America) Corp. names CN 2015 Railroad Company of the Year

JERSEY CITY, NJ, and MONTREAL, May 10, 2016 /CNW/ - Evergreen Shipping Agency (America) Corp. announced today that it has named CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:CNI) as its 2015 Railroad Company of the Year in...


May 09, 2016, 14:00 ET The City of Montreal and CN strengthen their partnership on safety

MONTREAL, May 9, 2016 /CNW/ - On his visit to CN Headquarters in Montreal, the Honourable Denis Coderre, Mayor of Montreal, today joined Sean Finn, Executive Vice-President, Corporate Services and...


May 05, 2016, 15:30 ET CN recognized as Responsible Care Partner of the Year for safe movement of chemicals

Company also earns 2015 TRANSCAER® national award for transportation emergency response training for 7th consecutive year MONTREAL, May 5, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today it has...


May 05, 2016, 12:00 ET CN donates C$50,000 to Canadian Red Cross to support Alberta fire relief

Will also match employee donations MONTREAL, May 5, 2016 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:CNI) announced it will make a donation of C$50,000 to the Canadian Red Cross in support of relief efforts to aid...


May 04, 2016, 10:00 ET ADVISORY - JJ Ruest, CN executive vice-president and chief marketing officer, to address investor conferences on May 17 and 18

MONTREAL, May 4, 2016 /CNW/ - JJ Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address two investor conferences in mid-May: Bank of America Merrill...