This morning's opening numbers:
This week in business:
Today -- in Vancouver Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. holds a second-quarter earnings webcast.
Tuesday -- in Ottawa Statistics Canada releases the financial statistics for enterprises for the second quarter and characteristics of international overnight travellers for the first quarter. In Toronto BMO and Scotiabank release third-quarter results.
Wednesday -- in Ottawa Statistics Canada releases the industrial product and raw materials price indexes for July and the international travel account for the second quarter. In Washington the Commerce Department releases second-quarter gross domestic product and the National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for July.
Thursday -- in Toronto Royal Bank of Canada, TD Bank and CIBC release third-quarter results. In Ottawa Statistics Canada releases the balance of international payments for the second quarter and payroll employment, earnings and hours for June. In Montreal National Bank will report its third-quarter results after markets close.
Friday -- Statistics Canada releases the gross domestic product by income and expenditure for the second quarter and the gross domestic product by industry for June. In Montreal Laurentian Bank will discuss its third-quarter results by conference call.
Rotary Club of Winnipeg (Downtown) luncheon Future Challenges, Goals and Opportunities with District Governor, Rick Hubbs, District 5550, 12:10-1:30 p.m., Winnipeg Convention Centre. Information: 204-943-1427. Fee: $16.
BNI Accelerators presents Hail Damage: Paintless Dent Removal with Doug McGuffin, Eastside Collision Repairs, noon, Winnipeg Winter Club. Free.
Shirley Tillett Associates Inc. workshop Marketing & Human Resource Management Plans, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Main Floor 160 Hargrave St. Register: 204-339-0075. Fee $367.50.
Sept. 2-8: National Trucking Week, various events. Info: trucking.mb.ca.
Sept. 4: Soroptimist International of Winnipeg dinner meeting, 5:30 p.m. Register: Lynne 204-979-8882.
Sept. 10: Commissionaires Manitoba will be providing a one day course- Service Advantage for Customer Service, September 10, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., at 290 Burnell St. Fee is $125.
Sept. 10: Success Skills Centre job preparation sessions begin, 12th floor, 330 Portage Ave. Information 204-975-5111.
Sept. 10-Dec. 10: Canadian Marketing Association online course Direct Marketing. Information: Kate Wamsteeker, 416-645-3279. Fee: $1,395 member, $1,495-$1,895 non-members.
Sept. 10-Nov. 26: Canadian Marketing Association online course Integrated Branding. Information: Kate Wamsteeker, 416-645-3279. Fee: $1,395 members, $1,495-$1,895 non-members.
Sept. 11: Trailblazer Life Choices annual general meeting, 6 p.m., 8-1031 Autumnwood Dr. Information: 204-257-0813 or www.tlcwpg.ca.
Sept. 11: Advertising Association of Winnipeg session Brand Like a Rock Star 2 with Steve Jones, 7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., Canad Inns Polo Park, 1405 St. Matthews Ave. Register: Lise Carbonneau 204-832-1512 or mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org. Fee: $50-$150.
Sept. 12: Women's Canadian Club of Winnipeg luncheon Taking Back the Community with Sel Burrows, noon, Winnipeg Convention Centre. Reserve: 204-663-5657 or email@example.com. Fee: $22 members, $24 non-members/guests.
Sept. 12-13: IQ9000 Ltd. course ISO 9001:2008 …