Jack M. Mintz: The new wealth after this pandemic — space, safety and security

With its profound health and economic effects this pandemic will transform society in ways we do not yet fully understand. History teaches that major events result in major shifts in new consumer and voting patterns, some of which were not foreseen at the time they happened. Let me try anyway. Read More More: https://ift.tt/2Wv5WV2

Messagepoint Named a Customer Communications Management Leader for Third Consecutive Year in the Aspire Leaderboard

TORONTO — Messagepoint Inc. has been named a leading provider of customer communications management (CCM) solutions in the 2020 Aspire Leaderboard for the third year in a row. The Leaderboard is an online tool that visualizes and ranks vendors in the CCM solutions market. Ranked as an overall CCM leader, Messagepoint also is recognized for […]

Provisur Introduces STS 2000 Belt Separator for Processors of High-Quality End Products

CHICAGO — Provisur® Technologies, Inc., a global leader in innovative food processing technologies and manufacturer of a broad line of separation technology, has announced the launch of its new proprietary line of STS separators. The STS 2000 belt separator, the first product in the STS line, is designed for higher quality and higher yield applications. […]

Gwyn Morgan: Alberta’s tragic never-ending nightmare will only get worse if Ottawa doesn’t act

Albertans are living a five-year nightmare that just keeps getting worse. That nightmare started in 2015 when our newly elected Prime Minster Justin Trudeau appointed Gerald Butts, head of the Canadian arm of the anti-fossil fuel World Wildlife Fund, as his principal secretary and key adviser. A year later, Trudeau cancelled the previously approved Northern […]

Peru mines set to restart; to hit 80% production in a month – industry official

LIMA — Peruvian miners are set to restart operations in coming days and ramp up to around 80% of normal production levels within a month, a senior official at the country’s mining industry group told Reuters, as the world’s No. 2 copper producing country looks to rebound from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read […]

IMV Inc. Announces Closing of $25.1 Million Private Placement

DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia — IMV Inc. (“IMV” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: IMV; TSX: IMV), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company pioneering a novel class of cancer immunotherapies and vaccines to fight against infectious diseases including COVID-19, today announced that it has completed its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the “Private Placement”) of 8,770,005 units of the Company […]

Bombardier Sees Demand for Luxury Jets Crumbling by at Least 30%

(Bloomberg) — Bombardier Inc., which is betting its future on making private jets, is bracing for a drop of at least 30% in demand for luxury planes as the coronavirus pandemic hits this year’s sales.The company’s business-aircraft division already suffered “a significant slowdown in order intake” in March, Bombardier said in a statement Thursday as […]

Peru mines set to restart; to hit 80% production in a month – industry official

LIMA — Peruvian miners are set to restart operations in coming days and ramp up to around 80% of normal production levels within a month, a senior official at the country’s mining industry group told Reuters, as the world’s No. 2 copper producing country looks to rebound from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read […]

Iran hunts for grains as coronavirus compounds economic woes

DUBAI/LONDON — Iran is scrambling to buy millions of tonnes of wheat, corn and soybeans to shore up its reserves, Iranian officials and traders said, despite President Hassan Rouhani’s assertions that the coronavirus would not endanger food supplies to the Middle Eastern country worst hit by the pandemic. Read More More: https://ift.tt/2YGU0Cn

IAG’s 1st quarter results significantly impacted by the outbreak of COVID-19

Passenger capacity has been reduced by 94 per cent from late March with most aircraft grounded and those retained for operating limited passenger, repatriation and cargo-only flights being appropriately-sized and new-generation, where practical. from TravelDailyNews International https://ift.tt/2YIo9Bl via IFTTT

HyperX Family of Celebrity Ambassadors Celebrate Mother’s Day Through Online Stories and Video Gaming

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. — The current global pandemic has affected many people, with most now working from home and, at times, struggling to stay connected with family and friends. This sudden shift in daily lives has shown that gaming and technology can be a valuable medium to help keep mothers and children connected. The HyperX […]

Princess Cruises extends pause of global ship operations for remaining 2020 summer season

Guests currently booked on these canceled voyages, who have paid in full, will receive a Future Cruise Credit (FCC) equivalent to 100% of the cruise fare paid plus an additional bonus FCC equal to 25% of the cruise fare. from TravelDailyNews International https://ift.tt/2SJCl9r via IFTTT

Oil Bust Forces College Grads to Rethink a Well-Paid Career Path

(Bloomberg) — Hanzelle Kleeman was all set to head home to Houston until the oil crash upended her plans for the summer — and potentially, for her entire career.Kleeman, a 20-year-old mechanical-engineering major, had an internship lined up in the drilling group of a publicly traded crude producer. She was hoping it would translate into […]