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Honda Production, Sales and Export Results in First Six Months of 2011
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced a summary of automobile production, Japan domestic sales, and export results for the month of June and the first six months of 2011.I. Worldwide ProductionJune 2011 --Production in Japan for the month of June 2011 experienced a year-on-year decrease for the seventh consecutive month (since December 2010) ACN Newswire

Honda to Build Third Motorcycle Production Plant in Vietnam
Honda Vietnam Co., Ltd. (HVN), a Honda motorcycle and automobile sales and production joint venture in Vietnam, announced plans to build a third motorcycle production plant and expand its total annual production capacity by 500,000 units to accommodate consistent and rapidly growing demand of the motorcycle market in Vietnam ACN Newswire

Hitachi-GE Launch Human Resource Training Program in the Nuclear Power Field in Southeast Asia
Hitachi-GE Nuclear Energy, Ltd. (Hitachi-GE) today announced that it has started an international human resource training program jointly with the Tokyo Institute of Technology (TITECH) in the field of nuclear power, energy and the environment, mainly for Southeast Asia ACN Newswire The Global Smart Phone Shipments Will Reach 1 Billion Units in 2016
According to the market analysis released by, it is predicted that by 2016 the global smart phone shipments will reach 1 billion units. In 2010, the smart phone shipments were 302 million units. According to the study, in the next five years, the shipments of smart phones will account for a large proportion of mobile phones ACN Newswire

Angry Mob Music Adds Indie Folk Band One Trick Pony to Its Eclectic Roster of Artists
One Trick Pony, the indie folk band that has risen out of the ashes of Los Angeles' Central Sound Collective, has joined Angry Mob Music, a boutique music publishing and licensing company. MarketWire

China Trade Conference Opens Doors in U.S.
In the Governor's Board Room in the Utah State Capital yesterday afternoon, Lt. Governor Greg Bell witnessed as Pacific Group signed memorandums of understanding with three different Chinese firms. The agreements were the result of The U.S. & China Trade, Culture, and Education Conference which was held July 14th - 17th in combination with the U.S. Governors National Conference MarketWire

Rose Wines Are in Full Bloom for Summer
With summertime well underway, Wines from Spain has several recommendations to help celebrate the season of picnics, barbecues and poolside parties. This is the time of year for departures from the ordinary, so skip the reds and whites on the wine list and consider a refreshing and versatile Spanish rosé. MarketWire

World Surveillance Group Announces Expansion of Yuma Flight Testing Schedule for Argus One UAV
World Surveillance Group Inc. (OTCBB: WSGI), a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, announced today that the Company has confirmed the expansion of the flight testing schedule of its Argus One UAV at the U.S. Army's proving ground facilities in Yuma, Arizona. MarketWire

Cinedigm Digital Cinema and Arc Entertainment Enter Into Multi-Picture Strategic Distribution Relationship
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM) and ARC Entertainment today announced they have entered into partnership to distribute several theatrical programs by the end of 2011 using the very targeted and efficient distribution model digital cinema enables MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Hertz Opens 2,000th U.S. Hertz Local Edition Facility in Philadelphia
WHO: The Hertz Corporation WHAT:Hertz is opening its 2000th Hertz Local Edition off airport rental location in downtown Philadelphia. To celebrate, Hertz will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and will be giving away money saving coupons to the first 40 people who stop by the facility at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26, 2011. WHEN: Tuesday, July 26 beginning at 11:00 a.m MarketWire

Fisher Communications, Inc. to Report Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results on July 28, 2011
Fisher Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSCI) will report its second quarter 2011 financial results before the market opens on July 28. This information will also be available through the Investor Relations section of Fisher's Web site, MarketWire

Gaming Laboratories International Prepares for Australasian Gaming Expo
Gaming Laboratories International's first international office location was established in Adelaide, Australia, in 1994, and the company has been serving the region ever since. Now GLI Australia and its three full-service labs are making final preparations for the Australasian Gaming Expo MarketWire

American Atlantic Company Announces Completion of the Merger With a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Weeks Marine, Inc.
American Atlantic Company (Company) (PINKSHEETS: AMRL) announced today the completion of a reverse merger with AA Merger Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Weeks Marine, Inc. (Weeks), as a result of which the Company became the wholly owned subsidiary of Weeks MarketWire

MRA Offers New Guide to Starting a Retail Business
Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) has produced a new publication to help would-be retailers start their own business. MarketWire

Yadkin Valley Bank and Subsidiary Sidus Financial to Align Focus on Retail Mortgage Operations
Yadkin Valley Bank and Trust Company (NASDAQ: YAVY) and its wholly owned mortgage subsidiary, Sidus Financial, LLC have reorganized their mortgage function to align focus on retail mortgage production to respond to changing market demand. As of June 30, 2011, the company exited its wholesale mortgage business line from Sidus Financial. MarketWire

Bradley Horowitz Named to Wordnik Board; Wordnik Raises $8 Million in Series C Funding
Wordnik, maker of the most innovative word navigation system, today announced that Bradley Horowitz, Vice President of Product Management for Google and longtime Silicon Valley executive, would join its board of directors. This is Horowitz's first board appointment. MarketWire

Chris Siegel Joins MacDuff Underwriters, Inc. in Daytona Beach, FL
MacDuff Underwriters, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Chris Siegel to our team of Insurance Professionals. Chris will focus on casualty & professional lines brokerage, servicing our agents throughout the US. MarketWire

Stifel Financial Corp. Announces Agreement to Acquire Stone & Youngberg
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Stone & Youngberg LLC ("Stone & Youngberg"), a leading financial services firm specializing in municipal finance and fixed income securities MarketWire

For The Earth Corporation Making Smart Acquisitions
For The Earth Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FTEG), a leading manufacturer of environmentally safe household and pet care products, is acquiring a healthy portfolio of businesses with a plan MarketWire

Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBVT), the parent company of Merchants Bank, today announced net income of $3.63 million and $6.73 million, or diluted earnings per share of $0.58 and $1.08, for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2011, respectively. This compares with net income of $4.59 million and $8.42 million, or diluted earnings per share of $0.74 and $1 MarketWire

PharmaPros and Soltex Consulting Partner to Deliver Optimized eClinical Solutions
PharmaPros Corporation, a technology solutions provider specializing in data and workflow management for clinical trials, and Soltex Consulting, a firm that focuses on the integration of people, processes and technology, announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership agreement. MarketWire

NRRA Hails Federal Court Decision Upholding Risk Retention Group's Right to Do Business in Nevada
The National Risk Retention Association commended last week's decision by the U.S. District Court to permit a Risk Retention Group (RRG) to continue operations in Nevada despite the State's effort to restrict its operations. MarketWire

Tongxin International Provides Preliminary Summary of Expected Financial Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2010
Tongxin International Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: TXIC), a China-based manufacturer of engineered vehicle body structures ("EVBS") and stamped parts for the commercial automotive industry, today provided a preliminary summary of its expected financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

R4 Group Sells 25 Condos in 75 Days at Walker Square
Kevin Price, Executive Vice President of The R4 Group, announces today that The Condominiums at Walker Square has sold 25 condominiums in 75 days making it Charlottesville #1 Selling Community in 2011 MarketWire

Julie Adiutori Joins Keller Williams Silicon Valley as a Realtor(R)
Keller Williams Silicon Valley Realty is pleased to announce that Julie Adiutori, Realtor®, recently joined their Campbell, CA office. Adiutori's specialty is helping homeowners upgrade their residence to their dream home MarketWire

Attorney Greg Steube Joins Becker & Poliakoff in Sarasota
Becker & Poliakoff, a diversified commercial law firm with more than 135 attorneys and lobbyists in 13 Florida offices, New York City, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., today announced that attorney W. Gregory Steube has joined the firm in the Business Litigation practice group in the Sarasota office. MarketWire

Cisco Recognizes Presentation Products as a TelePresence Video Express Authorized Technology Provider (ATP)
Cisco congratulates Presentation Products, Inc. (PPI) for meeting all program requirements and criteria necessary to earn the designation of Cisco TelePresence Video Express Authorized Technology Provider (ATP). This outstanding accomplishment demonstrates their desire to develop expertise in this market MarketWire

Stillwater Mining Company Announces Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Webcast and Conference Call
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE: SWC) will release its second quarter 2011 financial results before the United States financial markets open on Wednesday, August 3, 2011. The Company will conduct a conference call to discuss results the same day at approximately 12:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. MarketWire

Covington County Home, Pond, Pecan Orchard and Land to Sell at Auction
Raymond & Elizabeth Hicks Farm -- a Covington County property with a home, a pecan orchard and a pond -- will sell at absolute auction at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, with Granger, Thagard Auctions marketing the property and managing the sale. MarketWire

Century Aluminum Announces Second Quarter Earnings Update
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) announced today that its shipments (metric tons shipped) for the second quarter were 82,174 metric tons in the U.S. (a seven percent increase over the first quarter) and 69,309 metric tons in Iceland (a three percent increase over the first quarter) MarketWire

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW's Tulsa Find Is Most Valuable Ever
On Saturday, July 23, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, PBS's ANTIQUES ROADSHOW recorded the highest-value appraisal in the series' sixteen years of production. Veteran ROADSHOW Asian arts expert Lark Mason identified a collection of five late 17th/early 18th-century Chinese carved rhinoceros horn cups and valued the set at $1 million to $1.5 million. MarketWire

4DS ReRAM Attracts New Investment
4DS, Inc., a Silicon Valley Resistive Memory technology company, has received further investment to accommodate growing commercial demand. MarketWire

BPM Partners Offers Free 2011 Performance Management Vendor Snapshots
BPM Partners, the leading independent authority on business performance management (BPM) solutions, today announced it is offering free access to a selection of 2011 Vendor Snapshots for eight leading BPM solutions. BPM Partners tracks more than 100 BPM and Business Intelligence (BI) vendors as part of the 2011 Business Performance Management Buyers Guide MarketWire

Attitude Drinks Brings Phase III(R) to Long Island Market Under Agreement With Baseline Beverage Distributing Ltd.
Attitude Drinks (OTCBB: ATTD) (OTCQB: ATTD), owner of the Ready-to-Drink (RTD) real milk beverage brand Phase III® Recovery, announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Baseline Beverage Distributing, Ltd. ("Baseline") of Deer Park, New York MarketWire

Berkeley Repertory Theatre Elects Farella Braun + Martel Partner Richard Shapiro to Its Board
Farella Braun + Martel's Richard Shapiro has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the Berkeley Repertory Theatre, one of the country's top-ranking professional resident theatre companies. MarketWire

Mattersight Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced that it intends to release its second quarter 2011 financial results after the market close on Wednesday, August 10, 2011. Mattersight management also plans to host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, August 10, 2011. MarketWire

Levi & Korsinsky Notifies Investors of Class Action Lawsuit Against Progress Energy, Inc. and Lead Plaintiff Deadline
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that on July 18, 2011 it commenced a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina (Case No. 4:11-cv-00120-D) on behalf of purchasers of Progress Energy, Inc. ("Progress Energy" or "the Company") (NYSE: PGN) who purchased shares between January 8, 2011 and July 19, 2011. MarketWire

BEST RE First Takaful Company to License Risk Explorer(TM) From Ultimate Risk Solutions
BEST RE (L) LTD, a leading reinsurer that operates under the Islamic principles of Takaful, has licensed Risk Explorer™, the dynamic financial analysis model from Ultimate Risk Solutions, LLC, Chris Venvell, URS Business Development Director-Asia Pacific, announced today. MarketWire

First California to Present at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 2011 Community Bank Conference
First California Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCAL) today announced that C. G. Kum, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ron Santarosa, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 2011 Community Bank Conference in New York City at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 2 p.m MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp Announces Third Quarter 2011 Earnings of $0.05 per Diluted Share
Provident New York Bancorp (NASDAQ: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced third-quarter results for the quarter ended June 30, 2011. Net income for the quarter was $1.9 million, or $0.05 per diluted share, compared to net income of $4.8 million, or $0.12 per diluted share for same quarter last year and net income of $3.6 million, or $0 MarketWire

Carly Fiorina Joins the Foundation for Health Coverage Education's Advisory Board
Carly Fiorina, the former Hewlett-Packard (HP) CEO and 2010 U.S. Senate candidate for California, has joined the Advisory Board of the Foundation for Health Coverage Education (FHCE) (www.CoverageForAll MarketWire

TEC Researchers Find Meridian LMS 'Dominant in E-Learning, E-Commerce'
Researchers at Montreal-based Technology Evaluation Centers have analyzed Meridian Global LMS 2011 -- a software platform for reporting on, analyzing and delivering training via the internet -- and found the software "dominant" in eight of thirteen categories including e-learning, e-commerce and reporting. MarketWire

Step 1 Credit(SM) Announces New Business Location
Step 1 Credit(SM) today announced its new location in Newport Beach, Calif. MarketWire

Danaos Corporation Reports Second Quarter and Half Year Results for the Period Ended June 30, 2011
Danaos Corporation ("Danaos") (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, today reported unaudited results for the period ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

NuVasive Reports Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) MarketWire

SDL Automated Translation Solutions Give Government Organizations Timely Access to Mission-Critical Information
SDL (LSE: SDL), the leading provider of Global Information Management solutions, is pleased to announce the release of SDL Language Weaver® Enterprise Translation Server 5.3 (SDL LW ETS). This is the latest version of the company's secure, on-site automated translation solution for government organizations. MarketWire

Trinity Bank 2011 2nd Quarter Profits up 12.5%
Trinity Bank N.A. (OTCBB: TYBT) today announced operating results for the second quarter and the six months ending June 30, 2011. MarketWire Afternoon Alerts: Greenhouse Holdings, First Solar, NRG Energy, General Electric, American Superconductor, NextEra Energy, Satcon Tech Corp and Quantum Fuel Systems is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

MultiLing is Now Certified Worldwide Based on the European Quality Standard
All offices of MultiLing Corp., a global translation service provider, have successfully completed an audit performed by the Austrian Standards Institute and LICS (Language Industry Certification System) MarketWire Afternoon Alerts: Auri Inc, Lulu Lemon, Crocs, Steve Madden, Timberland, Under Armour, Skechers, Iconix Brands, True Religion and Kenneth Cole is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Increases Cash Distribution by 2.3% to $0.44 per Unit
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. ("Navios Partners") (NYSE: NMM) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash distribution of $0.44 per unit for the quarter ended June 30, 2011. This distribution represents a 2.3% increase over the prior quarter's distribution of $0.43 per unit and an annualized distribution of $1.76 per unit MarketWire

Grouplove Announce Headlining Fall Tour; Premieres New Music From the Los Angeles-Based Band's Highly Anticipated Debut Album; "NEVER TRUST A HAPPY SONG" Arrives in the U.S. on September 13th
Canvasback Music/Atlantic recording artists Grouplove have unveiled details of their upcoming North American tour. The headlining dates begin on September 9th at the Black Cat in Washington, DC, and continue through a hometown finale on October 26th at El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles MarketWire

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Celebrates Third Anniversary With Significant Growth, Momentum, Recognition
Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate LLC is celebrating its third anniversary with a growing network of 6,858 agents across 198 offices in 22 states. Since launching the franchise in July 2008, the lifestyle real estate brand has continued to grow significantly and maintain exciting momentum throughout one of the country's most challenging housing markets. MarketWire

Anadarko Announces Second-Quarter Results
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC)today announced second-quarter 2011 net income attributable to commonstockholders of $544 million, or $1.08 per share (diluted). These resultsinclude certain items typically excluded by the investment community inpublished estimates. In total, these items decreased net income byapproximately $28 million, or $0 MarketWire

Woodward Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month Fiscal Year 2011 Results
Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) todayreported financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2011. (Allper share amounts are presented on a fully diluted basis.) MarketWire

Vanguard Health Systems to Report Fourth Quarter and Year End 2011 Results on August 25, 2011
Vanguard Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VHS) plans to announce results for its fourth quarter and year end June 30, 2011 before the market opens on Thursday, August 25, 2011. MarketWire

SEACOR Holdings Announces Second Quarter Results
SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH) today announced its results for the second quarter of 2011. Net income attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc. for the quarter ended June 30, 2011 was $9.0 million, or $0.42 per diluted share, on operating revenues of $536.4 million. For the six months ended June 30, 2011, net income attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc. was $20.2 million, or $0 MarketWire

New TRUSTe Survey Finds Consumer Education and Transparency Vital for Sustainable Growth and Success of Online Behavioral Advertising
Today, at a consumer privacy research summit featuring some of the most notable players within the advertising community, TRUSTe, the leading online privacy solutions provider and largest provider of online behavioral advertising (OBA) compliance services, unveiled the surprising results of a new, nationwide consumer survey regarding key issues and perceptions about privacy and OBA MarketWire

Force Fuels Commences With Technology to Increasing Flow on 10 Existing Wells
Force Fuels, Inc. (OTCBB: FOFU) today announces the beginning of testing a new product offered by Well Grounded Energy. This product has been a proven technology which has a 100% successful track record at significantly increasing oil and gas production in over 145 wells. The average increases on oil wells are 250%, 90% on gas wells and 66% on disposal well efficiency. MarketWire

"Skincare News" Presents Office-Friendly Beauty Trends for Summer
Summer is the perfect time to combine a beautiful glow with the season's latest trends -- but it's easy to fall into a beauty rut when most of the day is spent in an office. To create a professional look that's fresh and playful, take some time to embrace summer's hottest beauty trends MarketWire

Entest BioMedical Inc. Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Assets of Oregon-Based Veterinary Clinic
Entest BioMedical Inc. (OTCQB: ENTB) (OTCBB: ENTB) announced that on July 19, 2011 a letter of intent (LOI) was executed to acquire substantially all of the assets of Oregon-based Titterington Veterinary Services, Inc. ("Titterington"). After reviewing Titterington's historical financials, Entest's management team believes this transaction could be worth $900,000 in annual revenue to Entest. MarketWire Introduces the VIP-3000 Talking Thermostat for Persons Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision, a leading provider of specialized temperature control equipment, today announced the immediate availability of the VIP-3000 Talking Thermostat. MarketWire

Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. Files to Withdraw S-1 Registration Statement
Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. (OTCBB: GETH) announced today that the Company has filed the necessary paperwork to request a withdrawal of the registration statement filed July 8, 2011 on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. MarketWire

Marketwire and HubSpot Offer Free Webinar on Creating Content and Conversations
Marketwire and HubSpot present "Creating Content and Conversations" on Thursday, July 28, the third webinar in the complimentary six-part series "How to Supercharge Your PR Program with Social Media." Rebecca Lieb, globally recognized expert on digital marketing, advertising, publishing and media, discusses how PR has gone beyond the press release -- way beyond MarketWire

Cloud Systems Management Software to Grow 42% Annually Through 2014 has announced the addition of the new report "Global Cloud Systems Management Software Market 2010-2014," to their collection of Internet Applications market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Automotive Qualified High Brightness LED Driver IC Reduces Complexity and Cost in Automotive Lighting Apps
Micrel Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRL), an industry leader in analog, high bandwidth communications and Ethernet IC solutions, today rolled out the MAQ3203, an AEC-Q100 version of the MIC3203. This new step-down High Brightness LED (HBLED) driver IC reduces the complexity and cost of high current LED driver solutions in automotive lighting applications MarketWire

The Vegan Vine Offers New Wines and Education on the Animal Products Used in Winemaking
Family-owned Clos LaChance Winery is pleased to announce a new line of California Central Coast wines: The Vegan Vine. The Vegan Vine has eliminated the use of animal bi-products that are common in the wine filtration process. In addition, the brand seeks to educate consumers (vegans and non-vegans) about the use of animal products in winemaking. MarketWire

NanoProfessor Nanoscience Education Program Launches in Asia-Pacific Region
NanoProfessor®, a division of NanoInk®, Inc. focused on nanotechnology education, announced today that it has formally engaged NanoGlobe Pte. Ltd. as a strategic business partner in promoting the comprehensive and cutting-edge NanoProfessor Nanoscience Education Program in the Asia-Pacific region. MarketWire

CNH Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Increases 24%; Operating Profit up 58%
CNH Global N.V. (NYSE: CNH) MarketWire

Warnaco Inc. Selects Oracle(R) Retail Planning to Support International Expansion and Direct to Consumer Growth
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Four NetApp Executives Named "Top Women of the Channel" by Everything Channel's CRN

Blue Coat Updates PacketShaper Visibility and Management for Latest Versions of Popular Chinese Applications
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced new software plug-ins that update the capabilities of its cloud-connected Blue Coat® PacketShaper® appliance to discover, monitor, assess and control the traffic from the latest versions of popular Chinese and Asian applications. MarketWire

DG Completes Tender Offer for MediaMind
DG® (NASDAQ: DGIT), a leading provider of digital media services to the advertising, entertainment and broadcast industries, today announced the successful completion of the cash tender offer by DG Acquisition Corp. VII, a wholly owned subsidiary of DG, for all outstanding shares of common stock of MediaMind Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDMD) for $22.00 per share in cash, without interest MarketWire

Alpine Air Express, Inc. Announces Plan to Voluntarily Deregister Its Common Stock
Alpine Air Express, Inc. (OTCBB: APNX) today announced it is filing a Schedule 13E-3 and related Information Statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with a proposed transaction that is intended to result in the termination of the registration of the Company's common stock under the federal securities laws MarketWire

Seegene Introduces Anyplex(TM)plus MTB/NTM/DR-TB Real-time Test, a One-Stop Solution for Diagnosing Tuberculosis
Seegene today announced that Anyplex™plus MTB/NTM/DR-TB Real-time Test, a total solution for diagnosing Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB), will be introduced at the 2011 Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry in Atlanta, GA, July 26-28, 2011. MarketWire

The Lancet Publishes Clinical Trial Data That Demonstrate Statistically Significant and Dose-Dependent Expression of Dystrophin in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Patients Treated With AVI BioPharma's Eteplirsen
AVI BioPharma, Inc MarketWire

Scorpex Adds to Board of Directors and Executive Team
Scorpex, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SRPX) (the "Company"), an emerging leader of industrial, hazardous and toxic waste disposal services in the Baja Mexico/California region, today announces it has appointed Kenneth I. Denos to its Board of Directors, and Chene Gardner as interim Chief Financial Officer who will also serve on the Board of Directors MarketWire

The Radicati Group Releases "Cloud Email Archiving - Market Quadrant 2011"
The latest market brief by The Radicati Group, "Cloud Email Archiving - Market Quadrant 2011," provides a competitive analysis of the Cloud Email Archiving market. Email archiving solutions integrate with corporate email servers and provide interactive, long-term storage of email in a separate file store, where email messages are tagged and indexed for easy search and retrieval MarketWire

Atlantis Internet Group Corp. to Feature "Racetrax(R)" From Tabcorp
Atlantis Internet Group, Corp. (PINKSHEETS: ATIG) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Tabcorp to supply Racetrax®, a simulated racing game, to Indian Casinos nationwide via ATIG's Tribal Gaming Network (TGN) -- (a private gaming network linking Indian Casinos nationwide offering Wide Area Progressive, Class III, Class II and Online Games on Indian lands) MarketWire

UnionTown Energy Inc. (UTOG) Plans to Drill 2 Additional Wells on Teton River to Further Prove Up and Potentially Extend Estimated Reserve
UnionTown Energy Inc. (OTCBB: UTOG) (PINKSHEETS: UTOG) is pleased to announce it intends to drill 2 additional exploration wells on its Teton River property to further prove up, and potentially extend, the estimated ultimate recoverable (EUR) oil reserve model. MarketWire

CORRECTION: FIMALAC : Third Quarter 2011 Financial Information
This is a correction of the announcement from 18:00 22.07.2011 CEST. Reasonforthe correction:NINE-MONTH REVENUE: UP 11.9% LIKE-FOR-LIKE* UP 16 MarketWire

iCadenza's First 'Future of Music Festival' Premiers Aug. 17-20 at Colburn School in Downtown L.A.
The rising stars of classical music will be on display in the first annual "Future of Music Festival" Aug. 17-20 in Zipper Hall at The Colburn School, 200 S. Grand Ave., in downtown Los Angeles. MarketWire

Industrial Financial Recovery Economics Could Very Well Be Dependent on Outwitting The Devil: WVSN Reports a 1938 Lost Manuscript Now Available
American industrial economic pundits are praising the valued wisdom of a 1938 lost manuscript written by famed industrial motivational author Napoleon Hill. Outwitting The Devil* could help bring an end to the financial woes of American industry, according to Don Green, Director of the Napoleon Hill Foundation, who made a recent appearance on WVSN Reports, Industry Visions. MarketWire

Research Review Suggests Almonds Contain Nutrients That Provide Cardioprotective Effects
More than one in three American adults suffer from cardiovascular disease (CVD) and reducing risk factors for such a widespread disease typically begins with lifestyle and diet changes.(1,2) A recent scientific review, conducted by researchers and Registered Dietitians, suggests that nutrient-rich almonds have been shown to promote heart health, and may help maintain healthy cholesterol levels MarketWire

Media Ventures Group Taps Grassroots Fundraiser Kristen Kirst as SVP, Client Services and Strategy
Media Ventures Group, a marketing company with expertise in media, sports, entertainment, cause marketing and non-profit fundraising, has hired Kristen Kirst, who has raised hundreds of millions of dollars for grassroots, national and global efforts during a 15-year career. MarketWire

General Electric Company and US Ecology, Inc. Extend Contract for Hudson River Disposal
US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) ("the Company") today announced that General Electric Company has agreed to extend its contract with the Company to dispose of sediment removed from the Upper Hudson River in New York State through December 31, 2011. The Company was one of three vendors that disposed of sediment in 2010. MarketWire

Billhighway Will Exhibit at the "Event of the Year" for Association Professionals
Billhighway, the leader in Financial Performance Optimization for membership and donor-based organizations, is pleased to announce it will exhibit at ASAE's 2011 Annual Meeting & Expo on August 6-9, 2011 in St. Louis. Often called the "SuperBowl of Conventions," the event is the annual premier meeting for association and nonprofit professionals. MarketWire

ITVS Celebrates 20 Years of Funding and Service to Independent Filmmakers With the ITVS Indies Showcase
2011 marks the 20th anniversary of the Independent Television Service (ITVS), one of the largest sources of funding for independent filmmakers. In recognition of this milestone, ITVS is launching the ITVS Indies Showcase, a free online film festival running from July 25 to September 23, 2011 in honor of the extraordinary contributions of independent filmmakers to public television. MarketWire

Planned Industrial Construction Starts in Top 10 Texas Counties for Next Year Total $19 Billion, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- From July 2011 to July 2012, industrial firms in Texas are planning to begin construction on $31.4 billion worth of projects. Almost 700 projects are scheduled to begin construction during this period MarketWire

Realogy Files Comments With Regulators Regarding Dodd-Frank Mortgage Rules, Recommends Enhanced Disclosures
Realogy Corporation, a leading global provider of real estate and relocation services, today announced the Company filed comments with the six regulatory agencies responsible for drafting the rules regarding Qualified Residential Mortgage, or QRM, under the Dodd-Frank Act. MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor to Present at the Pacific Crest 13th Annual Technology Leadership Forum
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced that it is scheduled to present at the Pacific Crest 13th Annual Technology Leadership Forum on Monday, August 8 at the Sonnenalp Resort in Vail, Colorado. Darin G. Billerbeck, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Joe Bedewi, Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting. MarketWire

Ready, Set, Play!
(Family Features) Playtime for kids is more than just fun and games. It's essential to their development and overall family well-being. And playing with parents and adult caregivers is a critical part of that healthy development. MarketWire

Stress-Relieving Tips for Families Living With a Serious Medical Condition
(Family Features) A chronic or rare illness can harm more than a person's health, it can also affect the strongest of relationships. Because the ill partner isn't feeling well, he or she may be prone to significant mood swings. If the caregiver is not able to adjust to these shifts in demeanor, the relationship can be strained and both parties can find themselves in a state of depression. MarketWire

Sharpen Up Good Health Habits
(Family Features) As the kids head back to school this fall, pencils aren't the only things that families can take time to sharpen. While parents work to establish new routines for the school year, they can also help the younger members of the household sharpen up good health habits to last a lifetime. MarketWire

Seafood Twice a Week Will Keep Heart and Health at Their Peak
(Family Features) Tired of your doctor giving you that same old "be healthy, eat healthy" speech? Well, meeting that challenge is as simple as adding seafood to your diet twice a week. MarketWire

The Pros Guide to Smart Snacking on the Course
(Family Features) The sport of golf is physically and mentally demanding, so smart snacking and nutrition are key to keeping fueled and focused during a round of play MarketWire

Simple Summer Party Plans
(Family Features) Summer is the ideal time to have friends and family over for casual get-togethers that are centered on the grill and outdoor dining. Add some zip to your summer party with a few tips and a simple recipe that are sure to please your guests. MarketWire

Agennix Schedules Conference Call on August 4 to Discuss Second Quarter of 2011 Financial Results
Agennix AG (FRANKFURT: AGX) (XETRA: AGX) announced today that the Company will hold a conference call to discuss financial results for the second quarter and first half of 2011 and to provide a business update. The results will be published on Thursday, August 4, 2011, in advance of the conference call. MarketWire

Vision Industries Delivers World's First Zero-Emission Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck
Vision Industries Corp. (OTCBB: VIIC) on Friday delivered the world's first zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell-electric Class 8 truck to Total Transportation Services Inc. (TTSI), a national trucking company that will put the vehicle to test in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach MarketWire

Intertainment's Ortsbo Celebrates First Anniversary with Key Patent Application, Binding Commitment to Acquire 100% of SaaS Technologies and Record Results
Intertainment Media Inc. ("Intertainment" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: INT)(OTCQX: ITMTF)(FRANKFURT: I4T) announces that its social media, real time, experiential communications platform, (www.ortsbo MarketWire

Helix BioPharma Corp. Receives Regulatory Approval to Conduct a European Phase I/II Clinical Study of Its Lung Cancer Drug Candidate L-DOS47
Helix BioPharma Corp MarketWire

First Contract for Dockwise's Type 0 Vessel Now Firm
Dockwise confirms its first contract forthe new Type 0 vessel. By the end of 2012 and immediately upon delivery ofthevessel by Hyundai Heavy Industries, the vessel will transport the Jack St.Maloplatform hull from Korea to the US Gulf of Mexico MarketWire

Wiggle Goes Dutch
With customers in more than 80 countries worldwide, Wiggle - the UK's leading online cycle and tri-sports retailer - is always working hard to ensure every customer gets the most from their shopping experience, wherever they are in the world. Wiggle's rapidly expanding customer base in Holland has led to the launch of its new Dutch website, which is now live at MarketWire

Airbnb Raises $112 Million in Series B Financing to Fuel International Growth
Airbnb, the leading community marketplace that lets anyone discover and book unique spaces from people around the world, today announced that it has received $112 million in Series B financing from Andreessen Horowitz, DST Global, and General Catalyst, bringing the company's total funding to $119.8 million MarketWire

Multi-Language Version of KTH's 'Korean Celeb Face Match' That Searches Faces of Korean Wave Stars Who Resemble Users, Breaks Into the China Market
A new application of recognizing faces, 'Korean Celeb Face Match' that enables one to search things in common with top Korean stars, such as Super Junior, Shinee, f(x), Girl's Generation, Dong Bang Shin Ki (TVXQ), and KARA, made inroads into the Chinese market. MarketWire

Allied Healthcare International Inc. to Host Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter Conference Call and Webcast
Allied Healthcare International Inc. (NASDAQ: AHCI) will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the financial and operating performance for its fiscal 2011 third quarter ended June 30, 2011 on Thursday, August 4, 2011, at 10:00 AM Eastern Time / 3:00 PM UK Time. The call will be hosted by Sandy Young, Chief Executive Officer, and Paul Weston, Chief Financial Officer MarketWire

Idaho First Bank Reports Financial Results
Today Idaho First Bank (OTCQB: IDFB) reported financial results for the first half of 2011. "The Bank has achieved its best performance during the quarter ended June 30, 2011. Despite lower than anticipated loan volume we continue to see steady improvement in the operations of the Bank," stated Greg Lovell, President and Chief Executive Officer MarketWire

The Greater Depression. Can a Gold Standard Put America Back on Track? - Jay Taylor Interviews Gerald Celente and Lewis Lehrman
Vancouver, British Columbia, July 25, 2011 - Jay Taylor, publisher of the J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks newsletter, interviews Gerald Celente, publisher of the Trends Journal, and Lewis Lehrman, author of "Lincoln at Peoria: The Turning Point". GlobeNewswire

Jay Taylor, of Face the Analyst, Interviews Greg Johnson, President and CEO of South American Silver (TSX:SAC) (OTC: SOHAF) - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, July 25, 2011 - Jay Taylor, Editor of J. Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks Report, and Publisher at, interviews Greg Johnson, President and CEO of South American Silver (TSX:SAC) (OTC: SOHAF). GlobeNewswire

Brussels, July 25, 2011, for immediate release GlobeNewswire

Allied Irish Banks further announces the results of its meetings with holders
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB")[NYSE:AIB]  25th July 2011 GlobeNewswire

Allied Irish Banks announces the results of its offers
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c GlobeNewswire

Datagroup baut Service Desk-Geschäft aus
Datagroup IT Services Holding AG /Datagroup baut Service Desk-Geschäft aus. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Cargotec to establish a joint venture with Jiangsu Rainbow Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. to strengthen presence in China

Purchase of remaining shares in Songa Eclipse Limited
Reference is made to the press releases sent out by Songa Offshore SE ("Songa" or the "Company") on 24 March 2010 and 25 January 2011 regarding its ownership in Songa Eclipse Limited ("Songa Eclipse") GlobeNewswire

Songa Eclipse - Letter of Award from a Major Oil Operator
Songa Offshore SE ("Songa" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has received a Letter of Award ("LOA) from one of the Major Oil Operator's of West Africa for its newbuild ultra-deepwater semisubmersible, Songa Eclipse GlobeNewswire

Amer Sports second quarter results published on August 4, 2011
Amer Sports Corporation                          STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENTJuly 25, 2011 at 10:00 am GlobeNewswire

Biotie Advances Clinical Program for SYN120 with Imaging Study at Johns Hopkins Center of Excellence
BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP.    STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE     25 July 2011, at 9.00 a.m.  GlobeNewswire

New Editor-in-Chief for Jämsän Seutu
Alma Media Corporation       Press Release       25 July 2011, 9:00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

ING to sell Insurance Latam to GrupoSura for EUR 2.7 bln

BinckBank half-year report 2011
· Adjusted net profit in FY11 Q2 of € 14.1 million (adjusted EPS € 0.19) GlobeNewswire

Wiggle Goes Dutch
PORTSMOUTH, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - July 25, 2011) - With customers in more than 80 countries worldwide, Wiggle - the UK's leading online cycle and tri-sports retailer - is always working hard to ensure every customer gets the most from their shopping experience, wherever they are in the world GlobeNewswire

Noreco divests Siri
Stavanger, 25 July 2011: Norwegian Energy Company (Noreco) has entered into an agreement to sell its interests in the Siri field in Denmark to DONG Energy. GlobeNewswire

Imtech: strong further growth in Poland, broad palette of new orders
First application in Europe for innovative energy solution for cold and heat exchange in buildings Gouda - Imtech (technical services provider in Europe) announces that it is experiencing strong organic growth in Poland. Economic growth in Poland is leading to a rising demand for technical total solutions. Imtech is able to benefit strongly from this development GlobeNewswire

Constellation Brands Elects Keith Wandell of Harley-Davidson, Inc. to its Board of Directors
VICTOR, N.Y., July 25, 2011 - Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ), the world's leading premium wine company, announced today that its board of directors increased the size of the board from eight to nine members. In addition, the board elected Keith Wandell, 61, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Harley- Davidson, Inc., effective the close of business on July 21, 2011. GlobeNewswire

First Contract for Dockwise's Type 0 Vessel Now Firm
Breda, the Netherlands, July 25, 2011. Dockwise confirms its first contract for the new Type 0 vessel. By the end of 2012 and immediately upon delivery of the vessel by Hyundai Heavy Industries, the vessel will transport the Jack St. Malo platform hull from Korea to the US Gulf of Mexico GlobeNewswire

Net Insight and Dimetis partnership offers enhanced end-to-end provisioning with built-in scheduling and booking
STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Net Insight, a leading developer of efficient and scalable transport solutions for media, IP and broadcast networks, today announced a partnership with Dimetis to further improve end-to-end provisioning with built-in scheduling and booking of media resources. GlobeNewswire

B&B TOOLS Annual Report 2010/2011
B&B TOOLS Annual Report for the operating year 1 April 2010 - 31 March 2011 can now be downloaded from the following link. GlobeNewswire

Wulf von Schimmelmann Joins Thomson Reuters Board
NEW YORK, July 25, 2011 - Thomson Reuters (NYSE, TSX: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced the appointment of Wulf von Schimmelmann (64) to the company's Board of Directors. GlobeNewswire

MorphoSys to Host Q2 2011 Conference Call on July 29, 2011
MorphoSys AG /MorphoSys to Host Q2 2011 Conference Call on July 29, 2011. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

AIB - 2011 Preliminary Interim Results
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB") [NYSE: AIB] today issues its Preliminary Interim Results Announcement for the half-year ended 30 June 2011. Please see attached pdf. GlobeNewswire

AbD Serotec Signs Agreement with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for Anti-Infective Research
MorphoSys AG /AbD Serotec Signs Agreement with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for Anti-Infective Research . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c GlobeNewswire

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