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Whistler Blackcomb inks long-term agreement renewals with B.C., First Nations

By The Canadian Press
February 24, 2017 - 10:19am Updated: February 24, 2017 - 10:52am

WHISTLER, B.C. — The Colorado-based company that owns the Whistler Blackcomb ski resort in British Columbia has announced a 60-year renewal of the resort’s master development agreements with the B.C. government.

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MacDonald, Dettwiler to buy satellite imaging company DigitalGlobe in $4.7-billion deal

By The Canadian Press
February 24, 2017 - 10:11am

VANCOUVER — Canada’s leader in space technology, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX:MDA), will buy Colorado-based DigitalGlobe, Inc. in a friendly deal valued at about $4.7 billion (US$3.6 billion), including debt.