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Canadian Solar Publishes Its 2020 Sustainability Report

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:00pm

GUELPH, ON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. ("Canadian Solar" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: CSIQ) today announced the release of its 2020 Sustainability Report, which presents the Company's commitments, progress and achievements towards contributing to a better and more sustainable future from an environmental, social and governance (ESG) perspective.

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  • GUELPH, ON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. ("Canadian Solar" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: CSIQ) today announced the release of its 2020 Sustainability Report, which presents the Company's commitments, progress and achievements towards contributing to a better and more sustainable future from an environmental, social and governance (ESG) perspective.
  • By 2025, Canadian Solar aims to increase the share of its global female workforce to 40% (from 35% in 2020) and its female share in management positions to 30% (from 22% in 2020).
  • Ms. Hanbing Zhang, Chief Sustainability Officer, added, "For Canadian Solar, sustainability is more than just environmental sustainability.
  • Canadian Solar was founded in 2001 in Canada and is one of the world's largest solar technology and renewable energy companies.

Bradford White Water Heaters announces high-performing, high-efficiency Infiniti® L tankless water heater

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:00pm

AMBLER, Pa., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradford White Water Heaters , an industry-leading manufacturer of residential and commercial water heating and storage products, introduces the Infiniti L, the latest addition to the company's Infiniti series of reliable and easy-to-install ENERGY STAR-certified tankless water heaters.

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  • AMBLER, Pa., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradford White Water Heaters , an industry-leading manufacturer of residential and commercial water heating and storage products, introduces the Infiniti L, the latest addition to the company's Infiniti series of reliable and easy-to-install ENERGY STAR-certified tankless water heaters.
  • "The Infiniti L is a smart option for anyone who is looking for Bradford White reliability and performance in a high-efficiency, recirculating tankless water heater," said Louise Prader, senior director-product management for Bradford White.
  • To learn more about Bradford White Water Heaters, please visit https://www.bradfordwhite.com or call (215) 641-9400.
  • Bradford White Water Heaters is a full-line manufacturer of residential, commercial and industrial water heating, space heating, combination heating and storage products.

Tim Hortons® restaurant owners raise $12.4 million on Camp Day to support youth from disadvantaged circumstances, topping last year's total by more than $1.5 million

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 11:00am

"We can't thank Canadians and Tim Hortons restaurant owners enough for what they've accomplished, raising $12.4 million in a single day, which will help inspire and empower thousands more deserving kids through a multi-year experience with Tims Camps."

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  • "We can't thank Canadians and Tim Hortons restaurant owners enough for what they've accomplished, raising $12.4 million in a single day, which will help inspire and empower thousands more deserving kids through a multi-year experience with Tims Camps."
  • "It's really gratifying that Canadians share our passion for the incredible work that Tim Hortons Foundation Camps does.
  • Tim Hortons Foundation Camps is a non-profit charitable organization founded in 1974 to expand the horizon of what is possible for young people.
  • For more information about Tim Hortons Foundation Camps, please visit www.timscamps.com .

Cybin Receives Final Approval to Commence Trading on the NYSE American on or About August 5

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:43am

Cybin Inc. ( NEO:CYBN ) (OTCQB:CLXPF) (Cybin or the Company), a biotechnology company focused on progressing psychedelic therapeutics, today announced that it has received approval for the listing of its common shares on the NYSE American LLC stock exchange (NYSE American).

Key Points: 
  • Cybin Inc. ( NEO:CYBN ) (OTCQB:CLXPF) (Cybin or the Company), a biotechnology company focused on progressing psychedelic therapeutics, today announced that it has received approval for the listing of its common shares on the NYSE American LLC stock exchange (NYSE American).
  • The Company expects its common shares will open for trading on the NYSE American on or about August 5, 2021, under the symbol CYBN.
  • In addition to listing and trading on the NYSE American in U.S. dollars, Cybins common shares will continue to be listed and trade in Canada on the NEO Exchange (NEO) in Canadian dollars under the symbol CYBN.
  • The company will issue a press release one day prior to the commencement of trading on the NYSE American.

Immigration Ministers focus on long-term planning for a more responsive and collaborative immigration system

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:39pm

Today, participating Ministers took stock of progress made towards achieving the FPT Strategic Plan for Immigration (SPI), which they had approved in July 2020.

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  • Today, participating Ministers took stock of progress made towards achieving the FPT Strategic Plan for Immigration (SPI), which they had approved in July 2020.
  • Ministers in attendance noted the FMRI's progress on the SPI's policy priorities, including immigration levels planning and strengthening regional economic immigration programs to support the vitality of communities and to meet labour market needs.
  • Participating Ministers agreed to work together so FPT immigration programs are complementary and responsive to regional needs and support an inclusive and prosperous Canada.
  • - The Honourable Arlene Dunn, Minister Responsible for Immigration and Minister Responsible for Opportunities New Brunswick and provincial-territorial co-chair of the Forum of Ministers responsible for Immigration.

Atrium Mortgage Investment Corporation Announces Second Quarter Results

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:00pm

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - Atrium Mortgage Investment Corporation (TSX: AI) (TSX: AI.DB.C) (TSX: AI.DB.D) (TSX: AI.DB.E) today released its financial results for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2021.

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  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - Atrium Mortgage Investment Corporation (TSX: AI) (TSX: AI.DB.C) (TSX: AI.DB.D) (TSX: AI.DB.E) today released its financial results for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2021.
  • Revenues were $16.1 million, a decrease of 0.6% from the second quarter of the prior year.
  • Net income for the second quarter of 2021 was $10.6 million, an increase of 8.2% from the second quarter of the prior year.
  • Atrium's allowance for mortgage losses at June 30, 2021 totaled $10.0 million, or 1.41% of the mortgage portfolio.

CSE Bulletin: Appointment of Market Maker

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 8:03pm

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - Effective Thursday, July 29, 2021, Virtu ITG Canada Corp. will be responsible for the Guaranteed Fill volume and automatic execution of odd lots for the symbols below.

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  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - Effective Thursday, July 29, 2021, Virtu ITG Canada Corp. will be responsible for the Guaranteed Fill volume and automatic execution of odd lots for the symbols below.
  • For questions about the eligibility requirements for Market Makers, or order entry on a Market Maker securities, please contact:

Benton Advised That Metallica Metals Has Identified Numerous Drill Targets for Starr Project, Thunder Bay Mining District and Grants Stock Options

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 8:31pm

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton') is pleased to report that Metallica Metals Corp. (CSE: MM ("Metallica") issued a news release earlier today whereby they have identified numerous drill targets on their Starr gold-silver project (formerly known under Benton as the Saganaga gold project) located in the Thunder Bay Mining District of Ontario.

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  • Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton') is pleased to report that Metallica Metals Corp. (CSE: MM ("Metallica") issued a news release earlier today whereby they have identified numerous drill targets on their Starr gold-silver project (formerly known under Benton as the Saganaga gold project) located in the Thunder Bay Mining District of Ontario.
  • Benton currently holds 1.38 million shares of Metallica and is expecting a further annual payment in the coming weeks.
  • Metallica Metals Identifies Numerous Drill Targets for Its Starr Project, Thunder Bay Mining District
    VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 28, 2021 - Metallica Metals Corp. (CSE: MM) (OTC :MTALF) (FWB: SY7P) (the "Company" or "Metallica Metals") is pleased to announce that it has completed its review of a recently completed airborne MobileMT geophysical survey over its Starr gold-silver project ("Starr" or the "Project") located in the Thunder Bay Mining District of Ontario.
  • Metallica Metals will utilize these targets as well as existing targets located below known high-grade surface gold occurrences to finalize its upcoming diamond drilling program.

RIWI Reports 26% Year-Over-Year Increase in Quarterly Revenue

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:30pm

RIWI posted $1,260,250 in revenue for the three months ended June 30, 2021, an increase of 26% compared to $1,000,665 for the three months ended June 30, 2020.

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  • RIWI posted $1,260,250 in revenue for the three months ended June 30, 2021, an increase of 26% compared to $1,000,665 for the three months ended June 30, 2020.
  • RIWI posted $2,355,456 in revenue for the six months ended June 30, 2021, an increase of 1% compared to $2,322,881 for the six months ended June 30, 2020.
  • On an annual basis, RIWI's revenue for the twelve months ended June 30, 2021 was $4,613,312, an increase of 18% compared to $3,918,754 for the twelve months ended June 30, 2020.
  • RIWI won recognition that includes the following new developments:
    RIWI's CEO was invited to present at the TSX Technology Investor Day on May 27, 2021.

Pharmadrug Announces Positive Research Results of Cepharanthine to Treat Multiple Cancers

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 1:51pm

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - PharmaDrug Inc. (CSE: BUZZ) (OTC Pink: LMLLF) ("PharmaDrug" or the "Company"), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of controlled-substances and natural medicines such as psychedelics, cannabis and naturally-derived approved drugs, is pleased to announce the completion of their preclinical cancer study which evaluated cepharanthine-2HCl, the active pharmaceutical ingredient in PD-001, the Company's patented oral formulation of cepharanthine. The results from the study validate cepharanthine's potential in treating different types of cancer including esophageal, colorectal, liver and skin. The results also provide confidence in the Company's plan to dedicate resources to advance PD-001 through FDA IND-enabling studies to support Phase 1 and 2 clinical studies. The study was conducted by a respected contract research organization with deep expertise in preclinical oncology model development and drug testing and data corresponding to all studied cancer cell lines have now been reported to the Company.

Key Points: 
  • Based on the de-risked and positive results from the study, the Company has initiated the following activities:
    Broadening intellectual property strategy with planned filing of provisional patents on cepharanthine for specific cancers.
  • Cepharanthine has been shown in preclinical efficacy models to restore cancer cell sensitivity to multiple unrelated classes of chemotherapy.
  • In clinical research, Cepharanthine has been shown to exhibit multiple pharmacological properties including anti-oxidative, anti-inflammatory, immuno-regulatory, anti-cancer, anti-viral and anti-parasitic properties5.
  • The Company is focused on advancing the clinical development of an improved oral formulation of Cepharanthine (PD-001) to treat rare cancers and infectious diseases.