Alberta

Government invests in completing Terwillegar Drive

News Release Government invests in completing Terwillegar Drive As part of Alberta’s Recovery Plan, the government is investing up to $120 million to complete the expansion of Terwillegar Drive and upgrade other road infrastructure projects in southwest Edmonton. The work will include widening Terwillegar Drive from Rabbit Hill Road to and across Anthony Henday Drive … Continue reading

Alberta

Asia mission promotes Alberta energy and investment; Total cost of the trip is $42,990

News Release Asia mission promotes Alberta energy and investment   Alberta’s oil and gas sector will be the focus of an 11-day trip to three major Asian markets to strengthen ties with investors and industry stakeholders. Energy Minister Margaret McCuaig-Boyd will travel to Japan, China and South Korea to engage in talks about new investment … Continue reading

Government to strengthen investor protection
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Government to strengthen investor protection

News Release Government to strengthen investor protection Proposed legislation introduced today would protect investors and recognize the work of the many qualified and hardworking financial advisors in Alberta. Minister Ceci with Wanda Morris and Andrew Kriegler If passed, the Securities Amendment Act, 2017, would put Alberta at the forefront of investor protection by providing the … Continue reading

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ASEAN finance chiefs to exchange views on expanding market, investments in region

LAPU-LAPU CITY (Philippines News Agency) — Finance ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are set to exchange views on further harnessing investment opportunities within the 10-member regional bloc amid the current slowdown in global growth when they meet in this Central Visayan city on Thursday for the 12th session of the ASEAN … Continue reading

Trade mission expands Asia market for Alberta business
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Trade mission expands Asia market for Alberta business

News Release Trade mission expands Asia market for Alberta business Economic Development and Trade Minister Deron Bilous and more than 86 Alberta businesses and organizations met with hundreds of potential Asian investors, buyers and government leaders during a 12-day trade mission to Japan and China. Minister Bilous and Ron Hoffman, Alberta’s senior representative to the … Continue reading

Minister Bilous to promote Alberta’s trade, investment and market access opportunities on mission to Asia
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Minister Bilous to promote Alberta’s trade, investment and market access opportunities on mission to Asia

News Release Minister Bilous to promote Alberta’s trade, investment and market access opportunities on mission to Asia   Attracting new trade and investment, and increasing market access for Alberta businesses will be the focus of a 14-day mission to Asia for Economic Development and Trade Minister Deron Bilous. Minister Bilous will travel to China and … Continue reading

Alberta Court sets deadline for Base Finance investors to assert claim to frozen account
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Alberta Court sets deadline for Base Finance investors to assert claim to frozen account

News Release Alberta Court sets deadline for Base Finance investors to assert claim to frozen account CALGARY  – The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) is advising Base Financial Ltd. investors that the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench has ordered that anyone who wishes to assert a trust entitlement to funds held in an account held by … Continue reading

Douglas Wayne Schneider sentenced in Provincial Court
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Douglas Wayne Schneider sentenced in Provincial Court

News Release Douglas Wayne Schneider sentenced in Provincial Court CALGARY – Douglas Wayne Schneider has been sentenced to the equivalent of one year imprisonment after pleading guilty to trading in securities without registration, illegal distribution of securities, and making misleading or untrue statements to investors.  With credit for time already served, Schneider will be required … Continue reading

Court sentences Neil Andrew McDonald to two years in jail for breaching Alberta securities laws and ASC orders
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Court sentences Neil Andrew McDonald to two years in jail for breaching Alberta securities laws and ASC orders

News Release Court sentences Neil Andrew McDonald to two years in jail for breaching Alberta securities laws and ASC orders CALGARY –  A Provincial Court of Alberta judge has sentenced Neil Andrew McDonald to two years in jail after McDonald pled guilty to three counts of fraud, as well as making misrepresentations to investors and … Continue reading