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General Motors India launches Smartech petrol engine
Making a slew of sales and products announcements, General Motors (GM) India has launched its made in India new petrol engine in New Delhi which would be fitted into its hatchback beat from next month onwards. ANI

10th Year: Asia's Premier Educational Conference on Hospital Management to Take Place in Singapore
The annual Hospital Management Asia (HMA) on its 10TH YEAR will be held in Singapore on September 6, 7 & 8, 2011.HMA will assemble over 40 world-class speakers - all practitioners and experts in Hospital management to share their insights, skillsand practical tips with over 600 hospital managers in Asia ACN Newswire

Binhai Investment Company Limited Announces 2010 Third Quarterly Results
Binhai Investment Company Limited (the "Binhai Investment" or "Group", stock code: 8035.HK) is pleased to announce its results for the nine months ended 31 December 2010 (the "Period under Review") ACN Newswire

Marcus Evans Presented Global Bank Risk Conference in Singapore
Global Bank Risk hosted by Marcus Evans on 24th & 25th January at Fairmont Hotel, Singapore zeroed in on the changes to the banking regulatory landscape. The conference brought together experts from the regulators and the banking industry alike to debate and discuss risk management practices post crisis ACN Newswire

CMS Expects to Launch CMS024 for the Treatment of Primary Liver Carcinoma Three Years Ahead of Plan in 2013
China Medical System Holdings Limited (SEHK:867), its subsidiary and Kangzhe Pharmaceutical Research and Development (Shenzhen) Limited (hereafter referred to as the "Applicant") held a successful roundtable meeting with the State Food and Drug Administration ("SFDA") of China ACN Newswire

Hays' First Quarter Hiring Hotspots
The need to replace departing staff will be the focus of recruitment activity this quarter, with demand high for such skills as Financial Planning and Analysis, Clinical Research Associates and Asset Managers, according to recruiting experts Hays ACN Newswire

The X-Change Corporation Cancels Purchase of Assets of 21-Century Silicon, Inc.
The X-Change Corporation (PINKSHEETS: XCHC) today announced that it has canceled the purchase of the intangible assets of 21-Century Silicon, Inc., through its subsidiary PolySilicon, Inc., for three million shares of restricted stock. In addition, the Company has canceled its offer to purchase the Note, held by the State of Texas, in the amount of $3 MarketWire

Update Announcement Regarding Proposed Merger of Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. and Centaflix Corporation
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: QASP) ("Quasar"), provides this update announcement regarding the purpose of the proposed merger announced on January 27, 2011. Quasar's continued focus on providing services and products in collaboration with strategic partnerships is part of its continued effort to meet shareholder expectations. MarketWire

Branded Content PR: Think Like a Publisher to Attract Followers, Boost Sales Leads and Skyrocket Visibility
PR and communication professionals looking to build brand by creating and offering branded content -- white papers, videos, eBooks, websites, tip sheets or podcasts -- to attract customers, investors and even the press should attend this new, 90-minute audio conference titled: "Branded Content PR: Think Like a Publisher to Attract Followers, Boost Sales Leads and Skyrocket Visibility." MarketWire

College of Pharmacy Named Top Partner by CVS Caremark
CVS Caremark, the largest pharmacy health care provider in the U.S., named WesternU's College of Pharmacy as its 2010 Partner of the Year. MarketWire

SpiderTech Signs Li Na to Health and Wellness Program
SpiderTech, a Canadian-based, world-leading developer of pre-cut and ready to apply kinesiology taping applications, is excited to announce the signing of Chinese tennis champion Li Na to its Health and Wellness Team. Na made history when she advanced to the finals of the Australian Open, the first woman in Chinese history to progress this far MarketWire

ZBB Energy Corporation Closes Additional $2 Million Financing
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB) (the "Company") today announced that it has closed a $2 million tranche with Socius Capital. In connection with the tranche, Socius (1) purchased for cash $2 million of Series A preferred stock and (2) purchased for a secured promissory note $2.7 million of shares of common stock priced at $1.41 per share. MarketWire

On the Haiti Earthquake Anniversary, Compassion for Haiti Grows
On the one year anniversary of the worst natural disaster of modern times, the "Remember Haiti With Compassion" campaign brought needed awareness to the ongoing suffering and need of the Haitian people through radio. MarketWire

Aurum Advisors President, Marc Lubaszka, Exposes Fraud in Gold Industry
Aurum Advisors President Marc Lubaszka said, "Scam artists are widespread today." Industry experts agree that many smaller local coin dealers offer to buy coins back from household investors at a greatly reduced price especially if the consumer purchased the coins initially from a larger coin dealer MarketWire

Fraser Papers Files Amended Restructuring Plan
(All financial references are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted) MarketWire's 45-Player Sit & Go Weekly Races Award Free Tourney Entries
Sit & Go's get some attention at now that the Online Championship tournament series, a.k.a. UBOC6, is almost a wrap. For four weeks only, starting Monday, January 31st, players who participate in designated 45-Player Sit & Go tournaments are guaranteed prizes whether they win or lose at the felt. MarketWire

Six Sigma Growing Fast Among Universities Amid Criticisms
Six Sigma, a quality improvement methodology for businesses, is quickly becoming commonplace in many of the colleges and universities across America. A Google search for "Six Sigma training" on college websites yields over a thousand results. Despite its popularity, this development has left much to be desired by many in the quality management community, according to Six Sigma Online. MarketWire

Precision Petroleum Corporation Announces Recompletion on the McNeil #1

Title Consulting Services, Inc. (TITL) Progress of the Smart Phone Application Development
Title Consulting Services, Inc. DBA Accu Title Agency (PINK SHEETS: TITL) is pleased to announce the progress in development of its smart phone application for Apple® iPhone™, iPod Touch™, iPad™ and other mobile platforms including the Android™ platform developed by Google®. MarketWire

Videolocity International Inc. (VCTY) Sale of India Subsidiary
Videolocity International, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: VCTY) ( announces the company sale of Avtar Singh Construction (ASCC) subsidiary to Evader Inc. is in place, and the transaction plans to close within next 10 days, once all parties involved (VCTY, EVDR, ASCC) finalize the logistics of this sale. MarketWire

U.S. Aerospace, Inc. Announces Voluntary Filing of Form 15 to Suspend SEC Reporting Obligations
U.S. Aerospace, Inc. (OTCBB: USAE) announced today the filing of a Form 15 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company filed the Form 15 with the SEC in order to effect a termination of registration of its common stock under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934. MarketWire

The Goddard School Announces $10K Scholarship
The Goddard School® is calling out to all Goddard School alumni. The organization has just announced that it will be accepting applications for its annual $10,000 Anthony A. Martino Memorial Scholarship. MarketWire

McDowell Label Sued by Forbes Pharmaceuticals
McDowell Label of Plano, Texas, and its President John McDowell of Fairview, Texas, were sued by Forbes Pharmaceuticals for selling faulty labels. MarketWire

Fresh Start Private Clinic Alcohol Treatment Clinic Opens on East Coast With Potential Revenue of $10 Million in First Year
Fresh Start Private (OTCBB: CEYY), a leader in the alcohol treatment and rehabilitation industry, announced that its partner Merit Management Services, LLC (Merit) has opened its first clinic on the East Coast of the USA in Danbury, Connecticut. MarketWire

Las Vegas Is Serving Up the Ultimate Viewing Venues for Football's Final Game of the Season
As the final two teams prepare for the true test of athleticism, fans turn to Las Vegas as the premier place to get in on the action. With so many choices, the travel experts at have given viewers a list of the ultimate parties and bars to watch this season's championship game MarketWire

Konica Minolta Renews CBS Golf Sponsorship for Eighth Consecutive Year
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc MarketWire

(NVAE) Savanna East Africa Posts Webcast Report on New York City Meetings With Kenya's Ministry of Housing
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) (OTCQB: NWMT) along with Greenfield partner Savanna East Africa, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NVAE) (OTCQB: NVAE) today released a Webcast reporting on meetings held in New York City last week with Kenya's Ministry of Housing and the National Housing Corporation of Kenya. MarketWire

Onstream Media Regains NASDAQ Compliance With Respect to Minimum Bid Price
Onstream Media Corporation (NASDAQ: ONSM), a leading online service provider of live and on-demand Internet broadcasting, corporate web communications and virtual marketplace technology, announced that it received a letter today from The NASDAQ Stock Market ("NASDAQ"), stating that Onstream is now in compliance with Listing Rule 5550 (a)(2)(a) MarketWire

Lighthouse Petroleum, Inc. CEO Clarifies Recent Press Release
(PINKSHEETS: LHPT) Lighthouse Petroleum, Inc.,, CEO Glen Kennedy hopes to clarify any confusion resulting from the Company's most recent press release MarketWire

R.E.M. to Premiere Video for Their New Single, "Mine Smell Like Honey," on AOL Music on January 31st
R.E.M. have announced that they will premiere the video for their new single, "Mine Smell Like Honey," on AOL Music on January 31st. The track is taken from the band's upcoming album Collapse Into Now, due out March 8th, 2011, on Warner Bros. Records. MarketWire

Blugrass Energy Extends Date of Shareholders Meeting
Blugrass Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLUG) -- The Company would like to announce that the Shareholders Meeting scheduled for 10:00 AM January 26, 2011 has been extended. The new date of the Shareholders Meeting is February 4, 2011 at 10:00 AM. There is also a change of venue from 1210-777 Hornby Street Vancouver, B.C. V6Z 1S4 to Suite 400-570 Granville Street Vancouver, B.C. V6C 3P1 MarketWire

Oak Valley Bancorp Reports 4th Quarter Results
Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), the bankholding company for Oak Valley Community Bank and Eastern Sierra CommunityBank, recently reported financial results for the fiscal year endedDecember 31, 2010. Net income for 2010 totaled $4.6 million compared to$2.0 million for 2009. After adjustment for preferred stock dividends andaccretion, net income available to common shareholders was $3 MarketWire Friday Late Update: Ford Motor Co., Bank United, Citigroup Inc., Bank of America, General Electric Co., General Motors Co., Nokia Corp., Progressive Corp. and Eli Lilly & Co. is the engaged small-cap investor's one-stop source for breaking news and investment tools. Our information feeds are constantly humming with the latest financial and business stories from top U.S. and International news sources. If it's news that could affect your portfolio and financial health, you'll learn about it first and in depth at MarketWire

TransWorld's Halloween & Attractions Show and Halloween, Costume & Party Show Return to St. Louis -- Bigger & More Interactive
TransWorld Exhibits will host its Halloween & Attractions Show (HAAShow) and Halloween, Costume & Party Show (HCPShow) at America's Center in St. Louis, March 10 - 13, 2011. These shows occurring in tandem herald the most concentrated, largest Halloween and Haunt industry event of its kind in the nation MarketWire

Spartan Gold Ltd. Secures Financing Commitment for up to $5,000,000 USD From Geneva, Switzerland Based Institutional Investor
Spartan Gold Ltd. ("Spartan Gold") (OTCBB: SPAG), a diversified U.S. based junior gold exploration company, has today announced the execution of a $5,000,000 USD financing commitment agreement with Geneva, Switzerland based Knightstown Business Ltd.("Knightstown") MarketWire

Executive Next Practices Forum Event, "The New Tranformational Leadership -- Execution 3.0," Slated to Feature QLogic Chairman, H.K. Desai
The Executive Next Practices Forum (ENP), a mastermind group for C-level executives to review leadership and business strategy, will host a roundtable panel -- "The New Transformational Leadership -- Execution 3.0" -- at the Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management in Los Angeles on February 3. MarketWire

ME911 Announces Its Family Safety and Security Mobile App for the iPhone, the First of Its Kind, for On-the-Go Parents and Globetrotters
-- MacWorld -- ME911, an innovative San Francisco based company, offering family safety and security solutions announced its much anticipated mobile app for the iPhone called 'ME911' for on-the-go parents and globetrotters. What makes it the first of its kind is that the app turns the iPhone into a one-stop-spot for retrieving or sharing the user's vital information in an emergency. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. Announces Expiration of Consent Payment Deadline in Tender Offer for Its 9 1/2% Senior Notes Due 2014 and Redemption of Any Notes Remaining Outstanding After Tender Offer
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc MarketWire

Guaranty Bancorp Announces 2010 Annual and Fourth Quarter Financial Results
Guaranty Bancorp (NASDAQ: GBNK) MarketWire

U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Briefed on Indiana Battery Technology at Proterra Plant in Greenville, S.C.
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (NASDAQ: ALTI) -- Another Indiana company is gaining national attention in the wake of this week's State of the Union address, during which President Obama called for a new era of innovation in energy solutions. MarketWire Launches 3-Month Trial for New Homeowners and FREE Property for Sale Listings, a leading international resource connecting vacationers and travelers with vacation rental properties in choice destinations around the world, is proud to announce the launch of their 3-month trial membership for new homeowners. MarketWire

Brick Manufacturers Honored for Innovative Employee Health and Safety, Green Stewardship and Lifetime Achievement
The Brick Industry Association (BIA) has honored four U.S. brick manufacturers for their ingenuity in employee health and safety, environmental stewardship and one individual for a lifetime of dedicated service to the brick industry MarketWire

Applied Research Laboratories Awarded CARAT Recognition by TUV SUD America Inc.
Applied Research Laboratories (ARL) was just awarded the achievement of becoming a CARAT (Certified After Recognition of Agent's Testing) Certified laboratory through TÜV SÜD America Inc. CARAT Recognition enables ARL to provide NRTL certified listing, labeling and inspection services for consumer products through TÜV SÜD America Inc MarketWire

Allegra Switch to Energize OTC Drug Competition: Kalorama
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Allegra and Allegra-D drugs at their prescription strengths for over-the-counter (OTC) use, an event that Kalorama Information said was 'likely in the 1st quarter of 2011' in its recent report, "The Market for Rx to OTC Switches MarketWire

Cartera Commerce Named to 100 Top Private Companies List
Cartera Commerce, the leading provider of multi-channel merchant networks and performance advertising solutions, today announces that it has been named to 2011 OnMedia 100 Top Private Companies list. The OnMedia 100 winners were selected from more than a thousand U.S. and international technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and digital media industry insiders. MarketWire

NT Mining Provides Corporate Update
NT Mining Corporation (PINKSHEETS: NTMG) (the Company) provides corporate update on litigation and former press releases. MarketWire

Cirtas Systems Wins Red Herring Global 100 Award
Cirtas Systems, the first company to make cloud storage work like onsite enterprise storage, announced today that it has been named to the 2010 Global 100 by Red Herring. This prestigious recognition honors the hundred most promising private companies in the world, each of which is revolutionizing their industry through technology innovation MarketWire

SignatureMD Announces Partnerships With Cutting-Edge Laboratories, Testing and Screening Companies to Optimize Patient-Doctor Offerings
SignatureMD, a California-based consumer healthcare services company transitioning primary care physicians' practices to the personalized medicine model, has announced strategic partnerships with Genova Diagnostics and Life Line Screening MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. Announces Closing of Offering of $350 Million 8 1/8% Senior Notes Due 2019
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings") (NYSE: NM) announced today that it and Navios Maritime Finance II (US) Inc., its wholly-owned finance subsidiary ("NMF" and, together with Navios Holdings, "Navios") completed the sale of $350 million of 8 1/8% Senior Notes due 2019 (the "Notes") MarketWire

mPhase Refines Design of New Automotive Product With Major European Automaker
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) today said that it has refined the design of a new automotive product it has been developing with a major European automobile manufacturer that is based on advanced battery technology. MarketWire

Johnson & Johnson Receives Approval from European Commission
New Brunswick, N.J., and Leiden, the Netherlands, January 28, 2011 -Johnson &Johnson and Crucell today have announced that the EuropeanCommission hasgranted approval for Johnson & Johnson's proposed acquisition of Crucell.Reference is made to the joint press release of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ)and Crucell N.V MarketWire

Cleco Corp. Declares Regular Common and Preferred Dividends
The Board of Directors of Cleco Corp. (NYSE: CNL) today declared regular quarterly dividends on the company's common stock and preferred stock. Following is a summary of dividend payments, as declared: MarketWire

TicketNetwork Advisory -- Concert Tours Beginning in February
During the month of February, a number of popular artists and bands are launching concert tours that are set to run throughout the spring. MarketWire

EnerNOC to Announce Fourth Quarter and Year End 2010 Financial Results on February 16, 2011
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, announced today that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2010 after market close on Wednesday, February 16, 2011. On that day, the company will hold a conference call and webcast at 4:30 p.m MarketWire

The Race Is on to Take Market Share in Consulting's Fastest-Growing Client Segment
In recent years, the healthcare industry has been growing faster than global GDP. And, of the major industry-centric consulting segments, Kennedy predicts that the healthcare consulting market will experience the fastest, most dramatic growth throughout the forecast period. MarketWire

The 45th Annual Detroit Camper & RV Show Is Coming to the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi
The Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles and Campgrounds (MARVAC) is sponsoring the 45th Annual Detroit Camper & RV Show, February 16-20, 2011, in Novi at the Suburban Collection Showplace, formerly Rock Financial Showplace (located on Grand River, just 1 mile west of Novi Road) MarketWire

SavWatt CEO Discusses LED Lighting and Company Growth in Interview
SavWatt USA, Inc. (OTCBB: SAVW), pioneers in LED lighting and the green revolution, announced today that CEO Michael Haug gave a detailed interview covering company activities and expected growth that can be accessed at MarketWire

G&G Motorsports Tapped by IndyCar
G&G Motorsports, a division of G&G Outfitters, Inc., announced it has added IndyCar to their portfolio of sports licenses. This license grants G&G Motorsports the ability to produce branded premiums, promotional products and retail merchandise for the IZOD IndyCar Series, Firestone Indy Lights Series and Indianapolis Motor Speedway. MarketWire

Richardson Invests $15 Million to Expand Canola Oil Processing Facility
Richardson International Limited is investing $15 million to expand and enhance its canola oil processing plant in Lethbridge, Alberta to meet increasing customer demand for healthier food products. MarketWire

Indeck Energy: New Tax Credit for Biomass Heating Appliances Purchased in 2011
In the final weeks of December, President Obama signed into law an $858 million tax package that kept current income tax rates in place for 2011 as well as extended a number of tax credits -- including an incentive for the purchase of biomass heating appliances, such as wood pellet stoves. MarketWire

International Barrier Technology Reports 28% Growth in Sales Revenue and 57% Growth in Sales Volume of Shipments for the Fiscal Period July 1, 2010 Through December 31, 2010
International Barrier Technology Inc. ("Barrier") (OTCBB: IBTGF) (TSX-V: IBH), a manufacturer of proprietary fire-resistant building materials is pleased to release fiscal year-to-date revenue and sales volumes results for the period July 2010 - December 2010) and month ended December 31, 2010 MarketWire

Fighting Prejudice Through Fiction
Corie Coutts wants the legacy of the prejudice her family has faced for generations to be a lesson in diversity. MarketWire

Nelson D. Diaz and Neil M. Schiller Elected Shareholders at Becker & Poliakoff
Becker & Poliakoff, a diversified commercial law firm with more than 125 attorneys in 13 Florida offices, New York City, New Jersey, Nassau (Bahamas) and Prague, today announced that Nelson D. Diaz and Neil M. Schiller have been elected as shareholders of the firm. Both Mr. Diaz and Mr. Schiller are attorneys in the firm's Government Law & Lobbying practice. MarketWire

High Plains Gas Completes Grams & Mills Field Renovation
High Plains Gas, Inc. (OTCBB: HPGS) ("HPG" or "the Company"), a Gillette, Wyoming-based energy company actively engaged in the acquisition, development and production of natural gas primarily in the Powder River Basin, today announced a progress report for their Grams and Mills field renovation plans. MarketWire

Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd. Postpones the Proposed Offering of $250 Million Senior Notes Due 2019
Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd. ("Excel" or the "Company") (NYSE: EXM) announced today the postponement of its proposed offering of $250 million Senior Notes it announced on January 14, 2011. MarketWire

Seven Arts Pictures PLC Announces Procedures for Crest Shareholders to Register Shares in the United States
Seven Arts Pictures plc (NASDAQ: SAPX) ("Seven Arts") announced today that all shareholders formerly holding shares on the Crest System in the United Kingdom may register their shares with the new transfer agent, Interwest Transfer, for later transfer of those shares to the electronic transfer system in the United States known at DTC MarketWire

Amazing Charts EHR Users Go Mobile With New iPhone/iPad App, Inc., a leading developer of Electronic Health Record (EHR/EMR) systems, today announced a new software App that gives medical practitioners mobile access to their Amazing Charts records from an iPhone, iTouch, and iPad. The new App, AC OnCall, is available at the iPhone App Store for a one-time charge of $24.99. MarketWire

Binswanger Named Exclusive Agent for Sale of Warehouse/Distribution Facility in Winnsboro, South Carolina
Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by Perry Ellis International, Inc. for the sale of a single-story 311,982 sq. ft., warehouse and distribution building on approximately 39 acres at 392 US Highway 321 Bypass North in Winnsboro, South Carolina. MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. to Raise $750,000 in Private Placement Transaction
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) (OTCBB: REEDP), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that it has entered into a securities purchase agreement with institutional investors to purchase $750,000 of securities in a private placement transaction MarketWire

Integra Gold Corp. 2011 Corporate Update
Integra Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE: ICG) (the "Company") is pleased to provide this update of events that have transpired since its last news release dated January 10, 2011. MarketWire

Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. Reports Current Information Status on PinkSheets Expected Within 1-2 Business Days
Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNRS) announced today that its company information and disclosure statement has been successfully uploaded to the PinkSheets website. In addition, the company announced that it has received the necessary opinion letter from SEC legal counsel and it has also uploaded those documents to PinkSheets. Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc MarketWire

Brazil Gold Aggressively "Prospecting" in Brazil
Brazil Gold Corp. (OTCBB: BRZG) ("Brazil Gold"), a precious metals exploration company focused on Brazil, today announced that its new management team has stepped up its prospecting for mineral exploration opportunities in the Amazon and the Brazilian Shield. MarketWire

APC Group, Inc. Receives Largest MedReel Order in Company History
APC Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: APCU) announced today the sale of seventy-three MedReels at a cost of $30,000 to Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne, Florida. MarketWire

Symphony Technology Group Appoints Marshall Haines Managing Director as Firm Steps Up Investing Pace
Symphony Technology Group (STG), a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software and technology-enabled services companies, today announced that it has hired Marshall Haines as Managing Director. Haines, who joins STG from Williston Financial Group, where he was Chief Operating Officer, will focus on sourcing and executing investments as STG begins to increase its investment pace. MarketWire

Commerce National Bank Announces Fourth Quarter and 2010 Year to Date Results
Commerce National Bank (OTCBB: CNBF), a community business bank in its eighth year of operation, announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2010. MarketWire

IPRO Tech Awarded Patent for Innovative Litigation Imaging Application, IPRO Copy+
IPRO Tech, a leader in the design of scalable, easy to manage litigation support and e-Discovery software, today announced that the technology behind their Copy+ litigation imaging software application has received US Patent 7,839,532 entitled "Methods and Apparatus for Imaging Documents" from the United States Patent Office MarketWire

Advanced Defense Technologies (ADTI) Homeland Security Detection Shield Systems Designed for Public Utilities and Private Corporate Perimeter Protection
Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADCF), a developer of breakthrough technologies for military defense, homeland security and commercial communications systems announced today that the Company has designed a detection shield system with direct applications for public utilities and corporate perimeter protection MarketWire

El Paso Pipeline Partners Provides 2011 Outlook, Expects Continued Growth
El Paso Pipeline Partners (NYSE: EPB) today announced its financial and operational outlook for 2011. MarketWire

Bausch + Lomb Announces Global Licensing Agreement With UltraVision CLPL to Market KeraSoft(R) Contact Lenses
Bausch + Lomb announced today a global licensing agreement with U.K.-based UltraVision CLPL to market and sell KeraSoft® soft contact lenses throughout the world, through the network of Bausch + Lomb lab channel partners. KeraSoft patented technology allows for custom-made contact lenses for irregular corneas and keratoconus MarketWire

TRC to Host Conference Call to Discuss Second-Quarter Fiscal 2011 Financial Results on February 2
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) announced today that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Chris Vincze and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tom Bennet will host a conference call on Wednesday, February 2 at 9:00 a.m. ET to discuss the financial results for its fiscal second quarter ended December 24, 2010. MarketWire Friday Update: ProLogis, Sara Lee Corp., Ford Motor Co., Citigroup Inc., Bank of America, Sprint Nextel Corp., Pfizer Inc., General Electric Co., Nokia Corp. and AT&T Inc. is the engaged small-cap investor's one-stop source for breaking news and investment tools. Our information feeds are constantly humming with the latest financial and business stories from top U.S. and International news sources. If it's news that could affect your portfolio and financial health, you'll learn about it first and in depth at MarketWire

Attitude Drinks' Phase III(R) Recovery Outperforms Gatorade and Chocolate Milk in Recent Study
Attitude Drinks (OTCBB: ATTD), an innovative beverage brand development company, announced today that in a recent clinical trial conducted by the United States Sports Academy (, the Company's Phase III ® Recovery Drink proved to be more effective in exercise recovery compared to leading sports beverage brand Gatorade and generic chocolate milk MarketWire

KWS LOCHOW Expands Cereals Activities
KWS LOCHOW GMBH, headquartered in Bergen/Wohlde, Germany, has acquired the wheat germplasm assets of two American companies, Great Lakes Cereal Grains, Loveland, CO and Sunbeam Extract Co., Wooster, OH. These acquisitions provide KWS increased access to the US wheat seed market and increased opportunities to partner with organisations providing the latest technologies for cereal breeding MarketWire

Heartland Robotics Expands and Moves to Boston's Innovation District
Heartland Robotics, Inc. today announced that it is relocating its corporate headquarters and product development efforts to Boston's Fort Point Channel area. The company recently announced that it raised $20 million in Series B financing and is now moving into an expansion phase which requires more office space. MarketWire

Neste Oil's response to the Public Eye Award
Neste Oil CorporationPress release28 January 2011 at 2.40 pmNeste Oil's response to the Public Eye AwardNeste Oil is disappointed in the outcome of the Public Eye Award announcedtodayand believes that it does not reflect the true nature of the situation MarketWire

Children in Pakistan Still Traumatized by Devastating Floods
Children in flood-ravaged regions of Pakistan remain traumatized six months since the world's worst disaster this century unraveled the lives of nearly 21 million people, according to a psychological assessment conducted by the leading humanitarian organization Save the Children MarketWire

Public Health Experts Recognized for Work in Zinc Deficiency
Professors Kenneth H. Brown (University of California, Davis), Ananda S. Prasad (Wayne State University), and Robert E. Black (Johns Hopkins University), were recognized with the 2010 Prince Mahidol Award for "outstanding contributions to global public health," in recognition of their efforts in the identification and control of human zinc deficiency MarketWire

Metso's Nomination Board proposes eight members to the Board of Directors
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on January 28, 2011 at 1:15 p.m.local timeThe Nomination Board established by Metso's Annual General Meeting proposestothe next Annual General Meeting, which is planned to be held on March 30,2011,that the number of Board of Directors members is eight MarketWire

DEMO Conference Announces DEMO Spring 2011 Programming Highlights
The DEMO Conference, the world-renowned launchpad for emerging technology, is gearing up to head back to Palm Desert for DEMO Spring 2011. DEMO, one of the only launch conferences that has demonstrated proven impact on technology market trends, will take place February 27 - March 1, 2011 at the JW Marriott Resort and Spa in Palm Desert, Calif MarketWire

Torvec Signs Contract With Mining Equipment Component Supplier
Torvec, Inc. (OTCBB: TOVC), announced today that it has entered into a contract with Eastern Mining & Industrial Supply, Inc., a West Virginia remanufacturer of components for the mining and associated industrial equipment industry to develop, evaluate, manufacture and sell Torvec's IsoTorque® differential technology in mining shuttle cars. MarketWire

Canadian Natural Resources Extends Unplanned Horizon Shutdown, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- On January 6, a fire broke out at the delayed coker unit at Canadian Natural Resources Limited's (NYSE:CNQ) (Calgary, Alberta) Horizon oil sands upgrader near Fort McKay, Alberta MarketWire

Caterpillar Triples Full-Year Profits in 2010, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Machinery and engine manufacturer Caterpillar Incorporated (NYSE:CAT) (Peoria, Illinois) yesterday reported strong fourth-quarter and full-year results for the company's 2010 fiscal year. The company's net profit for the full year was $2.7 billion, up 202% from 2009. MarketWire

Exelon, Xcel Face Increased Costs in 2010, Despite Favorable Weather Conditions, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Two of the leading U.S MarketWire

PGT Announces Closure of North Carolina Door and Window Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Window and door manufacturer, PGT Incorporated (NASDAQ:PGTI) (North Venice, Florida) has announced plans to close the company's wind and door manufacturing plant in Salisbury, North Carolina. MarketWire

High-Grade Coal Mines Secured in Reliance Power's $5 Billion Indonesian Deal
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Reliance Power (BSE:532939) (Mumbai, India) has been targeting a stake in Indonesia's coal and power sectors for some time MarketWire

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 1/28
Rural MRI Centers, FDA approval, solar power, green energy, carbon capture, alcohol dependency treatment; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv MarketWire

EffTec International, Inc. to Demonstrate EffTrack(TM) System at International Air-Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Expo
EffTec International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EFFI), provider of a leading HVAC water-cooled chiller optimization solution, today announced the Company's participation at the International Air-Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Expo (AHR Expo) in Las Vegas MarketWire

Market Leader to Release 2010 and Q4 Results on March 8
Market Leader, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEDR) ( today announced it will host a conference call and live Webcast to discuss fourth quarter and 2010 results on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time. To listen to the live conference call, please dial (719) 325-2158 MarketWire

DSM - USAID partnership to meet nutritional challenges of developing world
Royal DSM N.V., the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences companyheadquartered in the Netherlands, and the United States Agency forInternationalDevelopment (USAID) jointly announce today that they will collaborate andcollectively work to meet the nutritional challenges presented in thedevelopingworld MarketWire

Thirty-2 Advanced Dentistry: New Dental Office That Is Already Turning Heads Prepares to Celebrate Their Grand Opening
Thirty-2 Advanced Dentistry is currently open for business and has a fabulously lavish grand opening celebration planned for February 22nd from 5-7 pm at their office on Santa Monica Blvd in West Hollywood. The event is open to the public and will include a ribbon cutting ceremony, after-party and entertainment by LA Photo Party. MarketWire

Golar LNG - Share Options Exercise and Amendments
In January 2006 Golar LNG Limited("Golar" or "the Company") issued options toemployees and directors of the Company with a five year term expiring inJanuary2011. It has been resolved to extend the maturity of these options forrelevantBoard members and Management by two years from January 2011. The extensionis toalign the long-term interests of shareholders with the Board andManagement. MarketWire

Nokia to join forces with SINA and Tencent, China's leading Internet service providers, on location based services through Ovi Maps
Beijing, PRC - Nokia announced today that it has signed agreements withChina'stwo leading Internet service providers, SINA and Tencent. Both SINA andTencentservices will be seamlessly integrated with Nokia's Ovi Maps in China,invitingmillions of people to share their location with friends and communitiesthroughOvi Maps on their favorite social network MarketWire

Solteq Plc        ANNOUNCEMENT         28.1.2011 GlobeNewswire

Award of options and issue of new shares.
SERABI MINING plc ("Serabi" or "the Company") GlobeNewswire

Summons for bondholders' meeting 8 February 2011
Cyprus, 28 January 2011: GlobeNewswire

Heineken to be inaugural participant in United Nations Global Compact LEAD

Neste Oil's response to the Public Eye Award
Neste Oil CorporationPress release28 January 2011 at 2.40 pm GlobeNewswire

Metso's Nomination Board proposes eight members to the Board of Directors
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on January 28, 2011 at 1:15 p.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Elanders AB (publ) Annual Accounts Report 2010
January-December   GlobeNewswire

PETROGRAND AB: Lars Vilhelmson New Financial Manager
Petrogrand has employed a Financial Manager.Petrogrand has through this strengthened the organisation, for future acquisitions and work with greater efficiency and control of the financial administration.Lars Vilhelmson born in 1957, worked for shipping group NYKCool, where he was employed for 25 years, most recently as CFO GlobeNewswire

Brigadier Gold Limited Commences Trading on Frankfurt Stock Exchange
Brigadier Gold Limited /Brigadier Gold Limited Commences Trading on Frankfurt Stock ExchangeProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Invitation to CapMan Plc Group's Press Conference
CapMan Plc Stock Exchange Announcement 28 January 2011 at 10.30 a.m. EET GlobeNewswire

Increased mineral resources in Ersmarksberget and extended life expectancy in Pahtavaara
 - Lappland Goldminers report uppdated ore reserves and mineral resources at the Pahtavaara gold mine as well as updated mineral resources for gold mineralization at Ersmarksberget GlobeNewswire

Invitation to Nobia's presentation of the interim report for Q4 2010
Nobia will publish its fourth-quarter and full-year results for 2010 at 8:00 CET on Friday, 11 February. GlobeNewswire

Nokia to join forces with SINA and Tencent, China's leading Internet service providers, on location based services through Ovi Maps
Beijing, PRC - Nokia announced today that it has signed agreements with China's two leading Internet service providers, SINA and Tencent. Both SINA and Tencent services will be seamlessly integrated with Nokia's Ovi Maps in China, inviting millions of people to share their location with friends and communities through Ovi Maps on their favorite social network. GlobeNewswire

Date: 28 January 2011 GlobeNewswire

Notice to the annual general meeting of Wärtsilä Corporation
Wärtsilä Corporation NOTICE TO CONVENE THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 28 January 2011 at 8.50 am EET GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä's President and CEO Ole Johansson to retire
Wärtsilä Corporation, Company Announcement 28 January 2011 at 8.40 a.m. EET GlobeNewswire


Wärtsilä redefines its financial targets
Wärtsilä Corporation Company announcement 28 January 2011 at 8.20 local time GlobeNewswire

Actelion and GSK Discontinue Clinical Development of Almorexant
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion and GSK Discontinue Clinical Development of AlmorexantProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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