Guardian Guardian - BusinessList of the latest articles from this category., 02 Sep 2014 07:15:33 -0400Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:15:33 -0400enDevelopment group looking to fill Bloomfield Industrial Mall, 31 Aug 2014 09:31:00 -0400BLOOMFIELD — There’s 45,000 square feet of space available in the Bloomfield Industrial Mall and its owner is eager to fill it. A large portion of the building, located in the Bloomfield Business Park, was occupied by Testori Americas until earlier this year. The building is owned by a ... to provide keynote at literacy AGM, 30 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400The P.E.I. Literacy Alliance and Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce are joining forces at the alliance’s upcoming annual general meeting. “I can think of no better partner than the Chamber to demonstrate the impacts of low literacy on the economic and personal well-being of ..., promises and problems, 30 Aug 2014 07:28:00 -0400This week the little sandbar on the East Coast, an equal partner in the Federation of Canadian Provinces, hosted the first ministers for their annual retreat. These meetings are not just for professional lobbyists and photo-ops, there is also the potential of coming up with meaningful consensus ... Hortons, Burger King shares surge, traders anticipate tax friendly merger, 25 Aug 2014 11:37:11 -0400OAKVILLE, Ont. — Shares in Burger King and Tim Hortons have jumped dramatically on news the two fast-food chains are talking about joining forces. It’s not known what such a deal would be worth, but both stocks surged with U.S.-based Burger King (NYSE:BKW) up 15.09 per cent to US$31.20. Shares ... pays tribute to Montague businessman, 25 Aug 2014 10:16:22 -0400MONTAGUE — The public is invited to attend the showing of a video paying tribute to longtime businessman Arnold Wightman at the town hall chambers Monday at 7 p.m. The former mayor, who developed the Down East Mall, is one of the individuals profiled in a Junior Achievement video. Mayor ... bodies unveil ‘30 More Days of Awesome’, 24 Aug 2014 19:01:00 -0400Two P.E.I. tourism associations are working collaboratively to spread the message to potential visitors that there is still much to experience in September in the central region of Prince Edward Island. Known as ’30 More Days of Awesome’, the campaign was first initiated by Tourism Cavendish ... Christian Business Federation hopes to start P.E.I. chapter, 24 Aug 2014 12:05:00 -0400SUMMERSIDE — When Damion Steen and his family left their house in Ontario’s Niagara region for a new home in P.E.I. they did so for the express purpose of creating community. As Christians, they believe their faith would lead them to where they needed to go, and they ended up in Summerside in ... returns for the fifth season with new design, 23 Aug 2014 09:05:00 -0400BELFAST — With 12 acres of corn planted and A new mind-boggling design, the Viaene family is bringing the MAiZE craze back to P.E.I. The popular Belfast labyrinth, that has drawn more than 20,000 visitors in the past, opened to the public Aug. 15. Part of an increasingly popular “agritainment” ... to the three R’s “Creating a viable education future”, 23 Aug 2014 07:31:00 -0400The children of P.E.I. will soon be returning to school and hoping to create a better and brighter future for themselves. Their parents want their kids to get an education that enables them to compete for the best jobs in an ever expanding global economy. Unfortunately, they are returning to ... announces “dazzling” speakers, 22 Aug 2014 13:59:56 -0400SUMMERSIDE — Four more speakers have been announced for the Greater Summerside Chamber of Commerce’s business forum at Slemon Park on Sept. 17. “We are dazzled by the quality of our speakers,” said Jane Sharpe, the chamber’s executive director. Speakers already announced include Don Mills, Paul ... property session planned at UPEI, 19 Aug 2014 13:46:45 -0400Three Oaks Innovations at UPEI, in co-operation with the P.E.I. BioAlliance and ITAP, will be hosting an information session on intellectual property for researchers and companies. It will be held at the Regis and Joan Duffy Research Centre at the UPEI campus from noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, ... College plans major role in job fund training, 17 Aug 2014 12:01:00 -0400Province and Ottawa sign Canada Job Fund agreement promotes new homes in Summerside, 17 Aug 2014 09:01:00 -0400Smarter homes incentive program set up to spur new development book store turns the page, 16 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400Dan and Marlene MacDonald have purchased the Bookmark stores in Charlottetown and Halifax and positive business changes, 16 Aug 2014 07:24:00 -0400The equipment assembly and bolt tightening that accompanies the arrival of the Old Home Week midway also signals the shift in summer weather. The precision of weather change is undeniable and with the closing tonight we can turn our attention to fall activities and back to school. We can also ... and culture combine at Acadian World Congress, 15 Aug 2014 15:34:42 -0400Participants from Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon will participate in business summit, cultural events hotel coming to former Dynasty Spa site, 15 Aug 2014 15:22:05 -0400SUMMERSIDE — Area residents are going to see some major changes over the next four months as work gets underway on the Prince Alex Resort and Convention Centre. The site of the former Dynasty Spa has been quiet over the summer as new designs were drafted and a new wing added to the proposed ... Miracle Treat Day is Thursday, 13 Aug 2014 15:12:02 -0400Local proceeds from all Blizzard treat sales on the 12th annual Miracle Treat Day go to IWK Institute study notes the average Canadian family spending more on taxes, 13 Aug 2014 10:51:30 -0400VANCOUVER — The average Canadian family is spending more on taxes than on food, shelter and clothing combined, according to a new study by the Fraser Institute, but at least one economist cautions that the findings need to be seen in context.According to the Vancouver-based think-tank, the ... with U.S. banking law violates Canadian Charter, suit claims, 13 Aug 2014 10:36:12 -0400Canadian citizens Gwen Deegan and Ginny Hillis born in United States but left at age five