Posts Tagged ‘plans’

Potash Corporation Plans Buyback Of $2 Billion Stock

AHN News Staff Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada (AHN) – Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan announced Tuesday it will buy back $2 billion worth of its stocks from shareholders. The announcement followed Ottawa’s decision to reject a $40 billion takeover of Potash by Australian mining giant BHP Billiton. With the repurchase and cancellation of millions of common shares, […]

Irish Prime Minister Says Budget Plans Are Already in Place

Prime Minister Brian Cowen also said current interest rates for Irish debt were “prohibitive,” and the country could not borrow more on financial markets. View full post on Business Stories

Britain Plans To Make All 26 Million Homes Green In Next 10 Years

AHN News Staff London, England, United Kingdom (AHN) – British Energy and Climate Change Secretary Chris Huhne announced Tuesday a plan that would make all 26 million homes in the country green over the next 10 years. Under the New Green Deal, local councils, supermarkets and chain stores would extend loans up to $15,000 (10,000 […]

Chevron Announces Plans To Drill Deepwater Wells In Gulf Of Mexico

Oil company Chevron announced plans to drill new oil and gas wells in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, which was only a few days after the government lifted the ban on drilling it imposed in the wake of the disastrous BP Deepwater Horizon oil well leak. View full post on Business Stories

Jazz Air plans conversion to corporation

Halifax-based Jazz Air Income Fund has announced plans to convert from an income trust into a dividend-paying corporation. View full post on Canada Business Stories