This morning's opening numbers:
Today -- In Toronto, Brookfield Canada Office Properties and AlarmForce Industries Inc. release fourth-quarter and year-end results. In Vancouver, the Mineral Exploration Roundup, an annual conference by the Association for Mineral Exploration, is held.
Tuesday -- In Toronto, Avalon Rare Metals Inc. holds its annual general meeting, and TD Securities holds a mining investment conference. In Calgary, Canadian Pacific Railway releases fourth-quarter and year-end results. In Montreal, grocer Metro Inc. will discuss its first-quarter results.
Wednesday -- In Ottawa, Statistics Canada releases payroll employment, earnings and hours for November. In New York, Research In Motion unveils its new BlackBerry smartphones, pricing and features. In Toronto, investment company AGF Management Ltd. releases fourth-quarter and year-end results.
Thursday -- In Ottawa, Statistics Canada releases the gross domestic product by industry for November and the industrial product and raw materials price indexes for December. In Toronto, Dennis DesRosiers, president of DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Inc., speaks at the C.D. Howe Institute about North American vehicle sales and production to 2020. In Saskatoon, Potash Corp. will release its fourth-quarter and year-end results.
Friday -- Iin Toronto, paper producer Domtar Corp. releases fourth-quarter and year-end results. In Calgary, Imperial Oil Ltd. releases fourth-quarter and full-year results. In Detroit, automakers release vehicle sales for January.
FoodSafe Certificate Level 1 Food Handler Training Program, 9 a.m., McLeod Education Centre, 530 McLeod Ave.
Canadian Association of Gift Planners (CAGP) Manitoba RoundTable, Gifts of Stock and Life Insurance -- Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask! with Kari O'Reilly, Scott Sadler, DeWayne Osborn, 7:30 a.m., Winnipeg Winter Club. Register: http://www.cagp-acpdp.org/en/roundtable/manitoba.aspx. Fee: $30 members, $45 non-members.
Women's Enterprise Centre of Manitoba workshop Analysis and Evaluation, 5:30-8:30 p.m., 100-207 Donald St. Register: www.wecm.ca or 204-988-1860. Fee: $50.
Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) and KPMG Family Ties -- Canadian Business in the Family Way, 7:30 a.m., Norwood Hotel, 112 Marion St. Information: 204-233-4475. Free.
Kick-Start Your Food Product Idea workshop 9:30 a.m., Winnipeg River Learning Centre, 3 Walnut St. Register: 204-392-7268. Fee: $20.
Metro Club Business networking with Tracy Dyck, S3 Interior Design, noon, Fort Garry Hotel Spa & Conference Centre, 222 Broadway. Information: http://www.themetroclub.com. Fee: $22.35.
Business Networking International -- Business Owners Winnipeg Winter Club, 2nd floor, 200 River Ave., 204-452-3331, every Wednesday, 7:30 a.m.
Leadership Development, Life Science Association of Manitoba, boardroom 4, 1000 Waverley St., 204-272-5095, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.lsam.ca. Fee: $175 members, $225 non-members.
QNET Management Essentials, Suite 660, 175 Hargrave St. Information: 204-949-4999, email@example.com, www.qnet.ca. Fee: $329 members, $399 non-members.
Women's Enterprise Centre of Manitoba workshop Back to Basics: Bookkeeping 101, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 100-207 Donald St. Register: www.wecm.ca or 204-988-1860. Fee: $35.
ICTAM AGM featuring Deloitte's Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) Predictions 2013, 7:30 a.m., Winnipeg Convention Centre, 375 York Ave. Register: firstname.lastname@example.org. Free.
BNI Elite Chapter presents Stop Memory Loss, noon-1:30 p.m., Winnipeg Winter Club, 200 River Ave. Information: Maxine Pich 204-889-4003.
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