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India-Africa bilateral trade to touch 70 billion dollars by 2015: Sharma
Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma has expressed hope that the ongoing 'India Show' will be a unique opportunity for the African businesses to deepen and strengthen existing ties and forge new linkages with Indian companies. ANI

Wanna boost products' sale? Have separate 'his' and 'hers' aisles
Do you want to increase the sale of your health and beauty products? Then, here is the trick. ANI

Vantage Drilling Announces Pricing of Offering of $225.0 Million of Additional 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes Due 2015 by Its Subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage") (NYSE Amex: VTG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited (the "Issuer") has priced an offering of $225.0 million aggregate principal amount of additional 11 ½% Senior Secured First Lien Notes due 2015 (the "Offering") MarketWire

500 KW Biomass Gasification Plant Achieves Significant Milestone by Successfully Passing Interconnection Testing
Cleantech Transit Inc. ("Cleantech") (OTCBB: CLNO) is pleased to announce today that the previously announced 500 KW biomass gasification facility located in Merced, California has successfully passed its interconnection tests and is now connected to the utility distribution grid. MarketWire

E-Debit Global Corporation Commences National Leasing Program Roll Out
E-Debit Global Corporation ("E-Debit", "the Company") (OTCQB: WSHE) has completed the reorganization of its subsidiary Cash Direct Financial Services Ltd. ("Cash Direct") and has commenced the roll out its national leasing program. MarketWire

MAKE Announces Annual Industry Maker Awards at Maker Faire Bay Area 2011
MAKE magazine is excited to announce the first annual MAKE Magazine Industry Maker Awards, AKA "The Makeys." Over the course of the next 18 weeks, leading up to an award ceremony at Maker Faire New York 2011 (to be webcast live from New York City), MAKE will nominate (and publish online profiles of) 16 companies that have shown outstanding support for independent maker/hacker culture MarketWire

Bexil Corporation Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Bexil Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BXLC) today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Bexil Corporation Announces 2010 Financial Results
Bexil Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BXLC) today reported its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

American River Bankshares Announces the Results of Their 2011 Annual Meeting
The Board of Directors of American River Bankshares (NASDAQ: AMRB), announced the re-election of all eight Directors at their Annual Meeting held Thursday, May 19th in Rancho Cordova, California. MarketWire

American Realty Advisors Announces the Acquisition of 203,779 Square Foot Industrial Building and Adjacent Six-Acre Parcel of Land in San Diego
American Realty Advisors announced today the acquisition of Ocean Ranch Distribution Center, a highly functional 203,779 square foot facility and an adjacent six-acre parcel of land located in a master-planned industrial park in the growing north San Diego MSA MarketWire

GreenGro Technologies, Inc.'s CEO, David L. Rudat, Sets Forth Company's Strategic Focus
GreenGro Technologies, Inc.'s CEO, David L. Rudat, clarified the company's strategic focus today, stating that GreenGro Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRNH) is specifically focused on product development in domestic and international markets, and development of new technologies for agriculture worldwide through its manufacturing capabilities MarketWire

$95,611 Bad Beat Jackpot Hit at Red Hawk Casino's New Poker Room
Red Hawk™ Casino, home to some of the most liberal slots and table games in Northern California, is pleased to announce that it awarded a $95,611 Bad Beat Jackpot to nine lucky players on Thursday, May 19. MarketWire

Oscar Nominated Actor Eric Roberts Arrives in Berlin to Shoot a New Film and to Promote Genmed Internationally
Genmed Holding Corp. (OTCBB: GENM) spokesman, actor Eric Roberts, is on-set for the next 3 weeks shooting the new thriller, The Child, directed and co-written by well-known German actor Zsolt Bacs. The film co-stars Peter Greene, Ben Becker, and newcomer Christian Traeumer who plays the child MarketWire

Koss Advises Court of Settlement in Principle of Shareholder Derivative Case
Koss Corporation (NASDAQ: KOSS), the U.S MarketWire

Rubicon Financial Announces Results of Operations for March 31, 2011, Including Net Operating Income Increase of Over 350%
Rubicon Financial Incorporated (PINKSHEETS: RBCF) is pleased to announce its financial and operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Pride International, Inc. Announces Settlement of Delaware Class Action Lawsuits Related to the Merger With Ensco
Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) today announced it and the other named defendants in the previously disclosed stockholder class action lawsuits filed in the Delaware Court of Chancery related to the proposed merger with Ensco plc entered into a memorandum of understanding with the plaintiffs to settle the litigation MarketWire

Save Our Water Sponsors Water-Wise Garden Guide in June Sunset Magazine
When people in California look for gardening answers and inspiration, the timeless and beautiful Sunset magazine is often where they go. That's why the Save Our Water program included an 8-page guide to water-wise gardening in the June issue of Sunset. Titled "6 Simple Steps to a Water-wise Garden," the insert provides tips and ideas on how to create beautiful outdoor landscaping and save water. MarketWire

Trey Resources, Inc.
In the news release, "Trey Resources Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter," issued Thursday, May 19, 2011 by Trey Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: TYRIA), we are advised by the company that the headline should read "Trey Resources Reports Financial Results for First Quarter" rather than "Trey Resources Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter" as originally issued MarketWire

DecisionPoint Reverse Merger Granted Canadian Court Approval
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DNPI), a leading provider of Enterprise Mobility and RFID solutions, today announced that the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has granted approval for the closing of the merger between DecisionPoint and Comamtech Inc. The transaction will be completed by the end of this month. MarketWire

VuQo Vodka Featured on Audible Sol's Music Soundtrack Now Available on iTunes
VuQo Holdings Corporation (PINKSHEETS: VUQO) is proud to announce that San Francisco Bay Area recording artist Audible Sol has launched their new album "More Hustle More Capital" featuring the song "VuQo" and it is now available for download on iTunes. MarketWire

FDA Lawyer Seth Mailhot Joins Sheppard Mullin Washington, D.C.
Seth A. Mailhot has joined the Washington, D.C. office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as special counsel in the firm's Food and Drug Law group and Life Sciences group. Mailhot most recently practiced with Nixon Peabody in Washington, D.C., where he was lead attorney for the firm's FDA Regulatory practice. MarketWire

Smokefree's RE/AL Orders Available Monday After Website Tests
George Roth, CFO of Smokefree Innotec, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SFIO), an established international distributor of e-cigarettes, (http://www.sfio.us or http://www.realsmokefree.com) stated today that Smokefree's RE/AL product line will finally be available for ordering Monday after website tests are completed. Mr MarketWire

Lithia Motors to Present at Investor Conferences in New York City and Las Vegas
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) today announced that executive management will present at the Stephens Inc. Spring Investment Conference in New York City on May 24 and the Wells Fargo Securities Consumer, Gaming and Lodging Conference in Las Vegas on May 25. MarketWire

William Lyon Homes Announces Memorial Day Savings Event, Now Through May 30th at The Ranch
Holidays are for celebrating and saving! Hurry to The Ranch at Mossdale Landing, where the Memorial Day Savings Event is currently underway at this William Lyon Homes neighborhood. Be your family's hero and make their American dream of homeownership come true at The Ranch, where you can take advantage of a limited-time opportunity to save big in livable, lovable Lathrop MarketWire

Tropicana Trop50(R) to Grant "50 Fabulous Wishes"
Tropicana Trop50 -- an innovation that delivers the goodness of juice with 50 percent less sugar and calories and no artificial sweeteners -- is celebrating women who help each other look good and feel fabulous. The "50 Fabulous Wishes" contest will grant 50 winners with $1,000 each to help make their wish to support a friend come true MarketWire

American Defense Systems, Inc. Receives Deficiency Letter From NYSE AMEX
American Defense Systems, Inc MarketWire

AMD LASERS Is All the Buzz at This Year's California Dental Association Meeting
AMD LASERS®, LLC (www.amdlasers.com), the world's leading dental laser company, achieved a record number of sales of the Picasso line of dental lasers at the California Dental Association (CDA) meeting last week MarketWire

My Big Fat Greek Restaurant in Tucson Will Be Locking Up Volunteers... for Charity
My Big Fat Greek Restaurant, located at 7265 North La Cholla Boulevard in the Foothills Mall, will be the site of a mass jailing on Wednesday, May 25 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. That is when the Foothill's top executives and community leaders will be rounded up and booked into jail... all for the crime of giving to the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). MarketWire

Adapx Closes $5 Million Investment to Fund Growth in Capturx Enterprise Software for Digital Pens
Adapx, the company that is changing the way mobile teams collect data and collaborate, today announced the closing of $5 million in new funding and that the company has surpassed the 800 customer mark MarketWire

Principal Engineer of Vante, Arizona Small Business Exporter of the Year, to Lecture at American Kuhne Spring Medical Seminar and Open House
David Joyce of Vante will speak at the American Kuhne Spring Medical Seminar and Open House to be held in Ashaway, RI on May 24th and 25th. His lecture will be titled "Post Extrusion Thermal Forming Design and Process Considerations for Manufacturing." MarketWire

Simon G. Jewelry Hosts A Star-Studded "Summer Soiree" at Azure Luxury Pool at The Palazzo Las Vegas
The Palazzo Las Vegas proudly hosts Simon G. Jewelry's annual "Summer Soiree" at Azure Luxury Pool on June 4 to benefit charity partner, Generosity Water. MarketWire

FLIR Systems Announces Agreement to Settle Pending Litigation
FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announces that it has entered into a definitive agreement with William J. Parrish and E. Timothy Fitzgibbons ("Plaintiffs") to settle claims filed in 2008 arising out of FLIR's acquisition of Indigo Systems Corporation in 2004, Plaintiffs' ensuing employment with FLIR, and litigation between the parties filed by FLIR in 2006 MarketWire

Southern Home Medical Announces Letter of Intent to Merge With Washington, DC-Based Medical Group
Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHOM), a holding company providing healthcare services, staffing and durable medical equipment to medical institutions, announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to merge with a network of medical clinics based in the Washington, DC area. MarketWire

eDiets.com(R) to Present at the B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference
eDiets.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, today announced that announced that Kevin McGrath, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Tom Hoyer, Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the B. Riley & Co. 12th Annual Investor Conference to be held in Santa Monica, CA on May 23-25, 2011 MarketWire

Unique Construction Method and an Insightful Butler Builder(R) Help Mission Expand Services for the Homeless
When Wilmington's largest shelter for homeless men decided it was time to extend their services to women and children, they realized they would need more space -- a lot more space. The problem was, they didn't have a budget to match that need. MarketWire

mPhase Technologies Granted Key U.S. Patent for Multi-Chemistry Battery Architecture
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) reported today that it has been granted a United States patent for the unique concept of a smart battery design that could contain different battery chemistries within the same battery configuration or battery pack MarketWire

Xact Data Discovery HIPAA Administrator Achieves HIPAA Privacy and Security Expert Certification
Xact Data Discovery (XDD), an international leading provider of data discovery and management services to law firms, corporations and government agencies is proud to announce that its internal HIPPA Compliance Officer, Keri Grimmett, has become a Certified HIPAA Privacy and Security Expert (CHPSE) MarketWire

SourceHOV to Showcase BPO Solutions at ACORD LOMA Insurance Systems Forum
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Scott O'Neal Resigns as COO; Will Continue to Serve as Consultant
EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA) announced today that Scott O'Neal has resigned as COO and from the Board of Directors of the Company effective May 15, 2011. MarketWire

Northwest Pipe Company Names Scott Montross Chief Operating Officer and Richard Baum General Counsel
Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX) is pleased to announce two additions to our executive team. Scott Montross has joined as Chief Operating Officer and Richard Baum as General Counsel. MarketWire

GE Celebrates the Spirit of Invention at Maker Faire 2011
Debuting at Maker Faire for the first time, GE showcases how its 2,800 researchers, scientists and technologists spread out across GE's five Global Research Centers are working to solve global problems and help change the future. MarketWire

EURO Ressources Announces Date of Ordinary Annual Shareholders' Meeting and a Maximum Amount of EUR 0.47 per Common Share Issuance Premium Distribution
EURO Ressources S.A. ("EURO") (PARIS: EUR) (TSX: EUR) today announced that its Ordinary Annual Shareholder's Meeting ("AGM") will be held in Paris on June 21, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. The documents relating to the AGM will be sent to all registered shareholders and available on the Company's web site no later than May 31, 2011. MarketWire

All Eyes Turn to Vegas as HR TekTonic Awards Winners Will Be Announced at Next Week's HR Demo Show
The HR Demo Show, the premier event showcasing in-depth demonstrations of the latest HR software, today revealed the finalists for the coveted TekTonic Awards. The winners will be revealed at next week's HR Demo Show, which is being hosted in conjunction with the HRO Today Forum at the Venetian Hotel, Resort and Casino in Las Vegas from May 23-25, 2011. MarketWire

Avoiding the "Summer Slide"
As the last school bell rings and children race home to enjoy the upcoming days of summer, risk arises for the "summer slide," an experience where children steadily lose knowledge gained throughout the school year from a lack of routine educational settings MarketWire

TicketNetwork Advisory -- American Idols Live Leads Purchases in First Half of May
The annual American Idols Live Tour, the final gathering that brings together an ensemble of the top finalists from the hit series' current season, led concert ticket purchases for the first half of May, according to data from the TicketNetwork exchange. The American Idols Tour accounted for over 11% of all concert tickets purchased on the exchange during this period. MarketWire

The Medicines Company Engages in Stent for Life Initiative in Europe
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO), a global pharmaceutical company focused on advancing the treatment of critical care patients through the delivery of innovative, cost-effective medicines, today announced its partnership with Stent for Life, an initiative led by the coalition of European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) and EuroPCR. MarketWire

Trump International Hotel & Tower(R) Chicago Awarded World's Best Service Honor by Travel + Leisure
Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago has been ranked #1 City Hotel for Service in the U.S. and Canada -- and fourth city hotel in the world -- in the Travel + Leisure 2011 World's Best Service readers' survey, scoring a phenomenal 97.90. MarketWire

Alternet Systems, Inc. (ALYI) Names Mastercard Veteran as Chief Financial Officer
Alternet Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: ALYI) (PINKSHEETS: ALYI) today announced the appointment of Michael T. Viadero as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Viadero brings broad experience in multiple disciplines, diverse industries and markets throughout Latin America, including fifteen years of overseas assignments MarketWire

Le Domaine Grand -- Sold by Five Corners Scarsdale Real Estate
On May 18th, Edgemont saw its highest price home sell this year -- Le Domaine Grand located at 2 High Point Terrace in Scarsdale New York. It was listed and sold by Barbara Pollack a sales associate who works under legendary celebrity real estate broker Jonathan Lerner out of their Scarsdale Real Estate Office located at the Five Corners in Heathcote. MarketWire

Xi'an Qujiang Film and TV Investment Group Announces $30 Million Investment in Film to Be Helmed by Antoine Fuqua and Penned by David Franzoni
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PARTsolutions CEO to Be Featured Speaker at the Collaboration & Interoperability Congress
Tim Thomas, CEO of PARTsolutions LLC, a global provider of 3D part catalogs for manufacturers and enterprises, will be featured speaker at the Collaboration & Interoperability Congress from May 23-25, 2011 at The Inverness Hotel and Conference Center in Denver MarketWire

Zendesk Introduces Single Sign-On Capabilities for Google and Facebook
Zendesk, the leading provider of proven, cloud-based help desk software, today announced Google and Facebook Single Sign-on for Zendesk. Companies can now access Zendesk through either a Google or Facebook login. These new features make customer engagement easier by removing the barrier of having to remember multiple passwords across applications. MarketWire

NewEdge Partners With Finalist of the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF)
NewEdge, an innovation, strategy and design firm, has partnered with 17-year-old student, Aseem Mishra, a finalist at the Intel ISEF Fair to further develop, research and patent his innovation. MarketWire

St. Petronille School and TrueCare Partner to Improve Online Safety for Students
St. Petronille Catholic School in Glen Ellyn, IL -- part of the Joliet Diocese -- today announced it has partnered with TrueCare to educate its students and alumni on how to practice safe social networking skills MarketWire

"Stock Alert" 100% Winning Streak Marks Two Year Anniversary With 154th Profitable Trade
For the last TWO FULL YEARS there have been 154 consecutive BullTrade "Stock Alerts" sold for a gain. Few traders can say they've accomplished that feat, but subscribers to the BullTrade.com "Stock Alert" service certainly can. This run is by no means unprecedented as, over the past thirteen years, there have been several trading streaks of over a year without a single loss MarketWire

AB Wuhan Biotech (GLGT) New Cooperation: Aiming FDA Approval
Global General Technologies Inc.'s (PINK SHEETS: GLGT) (www.glgt-corporate.com) main subsidiary, AB (Wuhan) Biotech Co. Ltd., starts its cooperation for six products with Wuhan Zhongbo Biotech Co. Ltd. aiming state FDA approval. GLGT management also released a presentation about AB Wuhan to provide shareholders with more detailed information on the company. MarketWire

Create a Custom Harley-Davidson(R) Motorcycle That Suits Your Body and Personality
Now is the time when you start dreaming again. The weather is just about perfect and motorcycles can be seen on every street, every highway and in parking lots all around town. Seeing them probably has you craving the freedom of a long weekend ride on your very own custom motorcycle MarketWire

Shareholders OctoPlus appoint Jan Egberts to Executive Board
OctoPlus N.V. ("OctoPlus") (Euronext: OCTO), announces today that itsAnnualGeneral Meeting of Shareholders has appointed Jan H. Egberts, M.D., to theExecutive Board. Dr. Egberts has been appointed for a period of four years. Dr. EgbertsjoinedOctoPlus on 1 January 2011 as Chief Executive Officer. He brings over 20yearsof experience in the pharmaceutical sector to OctoPlus MarketWire

F3 Technologies Adds Platinum Selling Artist and Record Producer, Driving FargoTube Expansion Into Urban Music
F3 Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FTCH), the company that launched the music/entertainment platform FargoTube™, is continuing its development and outreach within the music industry by adding two industry veterans from the urban music scene. MarketWire

Harte-Hanks to Present at Investor Conference on May 25th
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) announced today that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Larry Franklin, and its Chief Financial Officer, Doug Shepard, will be presenting at the Stephens Spring Investment Conference at the New York Palace Hotel on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time MarketWire

Transportation Slows on Fuel Prices -- Equity Research on YRC Worldwide Inc. and Con-way Inc.
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) and Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

Merger Announced for Smart Shirts Ltd and Sunrise Textile Group --Two Hong Kong Based Subsidiaries of the Youngor Group (SSE: 600177)
The Smart Shirts Ltd group of companies, which includes Smart Apparel U.S., has merged with Sunrise Textile Group according to Mr. Li Rucheng, Youngor Group Chairman. Smart Shirts and Sunrise are both Hong Kong based subsidiaries of the $5 billion in sales Youngor Group, headquartered in Ningbo, China. MarketWire

JV Partners Global Earth Energy and Modern Coal Receive a Firm Corporate Offer (FCO) Through Advent Enterprises to Purchase Coal Valued at Nearly $500 Million Over 3 Years
Global Earth Energy Inc. (OTCBB: GLER) (OTCQB: GLER) today announced that per the 8(k) announcement on April 8, 2011, the joint venture partners, Global Earth Energy and Modern Coal (JVP), have asked for and received written confirmation through Advent Enterprises of a Firm Corporate Offer (FCO) from one of the top five international coal buyers in the world today. MarketWire

Epicor(R) Customer Symetrics Industries Recognized by Computerworld as a 2011 Honors Laureate
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that its customer, Symetrics Industries based in Melbourne, Florida, has been recognized as a 2011 Laureate by the Computerworld Honors Program MarketWire

Global Situation Positive for Online Advertising -- Equity Research on Google Inc. and Baidu.com, Inc.
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) and Baidu.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

Lithium Suppliers Reposition for Delicate Balance -- Equity Research on A123 Systems, Inc. and Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc.
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting A123 Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: AONE) and Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABAT). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

Astellas and Theravance Receive Positive Opinion From CHMP for European Approval of VIBATIV(TM) for Nosocomial Pneumonia Caused by MRSA
Astellas Pharma Europe Ltd. (APEL) and Theravance, Inc MarketWire

Continued Growth Driven by Asian Markets -- Equity Research on Melco Crown Entertainment and Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting Melco Crown Entertainment (NASDAQ: MPEL) and Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com/Reports.php. MarketWire

Cake Marketing Teams With MediaWhiz to Streamline Affiliate Partnerships
Cake Marketing, the software division of Accelerize New Media, Inc. (OTCBB: ACLZ), a leading scalable SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) platform, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with MediaWhiz, a leading online performance marketing agency MarketWire

Gold River Productions Inc. Announced Today That It Has Filled Another Key Managerial/Sales Position
John Ohlin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Gold River Productions (PINKSHEETS: GRPS) Inc. announced today the hiring of an experienced V.P. of Sales for the patent pending World Home. The V.P., "whose name we are not making public at this time, has vast experience as both a general contractor and in the construction of homes made from a variety of composite materials MarketWire

Nitro Petroleum Incorporated: Completion of Plummer #1 Workover Procedure
Nitro Petroleum Incorporated (OTCBB: NTRO) - MarketWire

Platinum Studios, Inc. First Production Is a Success for the Company
Platinum Studios, Inc. (OTCBB: PDOS), an entertainment company that controls an international library of more than 5,000 comic book characters which it adapts, produces and licenses for all forms of media, announced today that the company's first feature film production, "Dylan Dog: Dead of Night," has delivered on the company's strategy of building brands and exploiting them in multiple avenues MarketWire

Powered by Camelina-Based Biofuel, Thunderbirds Become First Department of Defense Aerial Team to Fly on Alternative Fuel
Sustainable Oils (www.susoils.com) announced today that hydrotreated renewable jet fuel (HRJ) made from its camelina will power two Air Force F-16 aircraft as part of a Thunderbirds demonstration flight today at the Joint Services Open House. It is the first time renewable fuels have ever been used as part of a Department of Defense Aerial Team show MarketWire

Click It or Ticket
Area law enforcement agencies will join The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), national law enforcement officers and highway safety advocates across the country for the 2011 national Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization, May 23-June 5. MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Announces Preliminary Results of 2011 Stockholder Vote
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced the preliminary results of its stockholder vote at the company's 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders held yesterday. MarketWire

Varolii Continues to Deliver Superior Security Standards With Annual PCI Compliance Certification
Varolii Corporation, the market and technology leader in proactive outbound communications (business-to-consumer, automated text messaging, interactive voicemail and email communications), has achieved its annual recertification of Level 1 Payment Card Industry Data Security Specification (PCI DSS) compliance MarketWire

Bausch + Lomb and Lions Clubs International Foundation Bring Sight-Saving Prevention and Treatment Programs to Tianjin Hospital in China
On May 12, 2011, representatives from Bausch + Lomb and Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) awarded the Tianjin Eye Hospital a $150,000 grant to finance a specialized pediatric cataract training initiative MarketWire

TRUSTe Debuts "Truth in Privacy" Framework -- Extending Its Mission to Encompass Emerging Digital Technologies
Today, at the Privacy Identity Innovation conference (pii2011), TRUSTe, the leading online privacy solutions provider, unveiled "Truth in Privacy" and TRUSTed Notices MarketWire

Voting Officially Opens for the Innovator Awards Finalists
International Business Forum (IBF), a business research group and full-service conference production company, announces today the finalists for the inaugural Innovator Awards, which recognize the contributions of entrepreneurial and venture capital leaders. MarketWire

Former Staples Executive Joins Vistaprint as Chief Marketing Officer for North American Business Unit
Vistaprint N.V. (NASDAQ: VPRT), a leading online provider of professional marketing products and services to micro businesses and the home, today announced that Don LeBlanc will assume the role of Chief Marketing Officer for Vistaprint's North American Business Unit MarketWire

Park Sterling Corporation Expands Its Business Line in Growth Markets With New Hire
Park Sterling Corporation (NASDAQ: PSTB), the holding company for Park Sterling Bank, announced today the hiring of David L. Shelnutt, formerly Director, Monitored Credit Group for Carolina First Bank. Mr. Shelnutt, overseeing a team of veteran bankers, will lead the newly formed Asset Based Lending (ABL) business, which will operate out of Greenville, South Carolina. MarketWire

American Lithium Minerals to File Delayed Form 10-Q
American Lithium Minerals Inc. (OTCBB: AMLM) (www.AmericanLithium.com) (American Lithium) wishes to inform its investors that, due to unanticipated administrative delays in the preparation of the company's financial statements, the company was not able to timely file its quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the period ended March 31, 2011 MarketWire

EnerNOC's EfficiencySMART(TM) Insight Honored With Best Green Practices Award
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications and services for the smart grid, today announced that its EfficiencySMART™ Insight application was honored with a 2011 Best Green Practices Award at the Boston Business Journal's Green Business Summit on Thursday, May 19 MarketWire

NCPDP Announces Board Leadership, Results of 2011 Annual Conference
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(NWMT) NewMarket Technology, Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2011 Review Webcast for Next Friday, May 27th
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT)(OTCQB: NWMT) today announced the Company plans to release a Webcast from CEO Bruce Noller next Friday, May 27th to review the Company's financial performance for the first quarter 2011, which ended March 31st. For fiscal year 2010, NewMarket reported $118 million in revenue and $2.6 million in net income, up from $98 million in revenue and $1 MarketWire

(NVAE) Savanna East Africa, Inc. CEO Webcast Highlighting SME Market Strategy and Progress Now Available Online
Savanna East Africa, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NVAE) (OTCQB: NVAE) has posted an on-demand Webcast presentation hosted by CEO Randell Torno to its corporate website www.savannaea.com MarketWire

Pansoft to Hold Annual General Meeting of Stockholders
Pansoft Company Limited (NASDAQ: PSOF) ("Pansoft" or the "Company"), a leading ERP software service provider for the oil and gas industry in China, today announced that the Company will hold its annual general meeting of stockholders (the "Meeting") on Thursday, June 30, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), by web conference. MarketWire

U.S. Dream Academy
In the news release, "U.S. Dream Academy to Honor Surgeon General Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, Sheila C. Johnson, Robert Townsend and Delbert W. Baker at the 10th Annual Power of a Dream Gala to Benefit At-Risk Youth on May 25th," issued Thursday, May 19, 2011 by U.S MarketWire

EastBridge Investment Group Enters Consulting Agreement With Cambium Learning Group
EastBridge Investment Group (EBIG) (OTCBB: EBIG) (OTCQB: EBIG) today announced it has entered into a consulting agreement with Cambium Learning Group, Inc., a Nasdaq listed company based in Dallas, Texas. MarketWire

Google Workshop at Maker Faire 2011 to Foster the Spirit of Creativity and Innovation Present in the Maker Community
Google will share some of their cutting-edge technologies at Maker Faire. Bringing their workshop to the Faire, with the theme of "Dream, design, build. Repeat." Google invites attendees to come meet and work alongside the Google Makers for two-days of creative, hands-on building and learning. MarketWire

American Advertising Federation Brings Premier Industry Conference to San Diego
Culture's impact on all facets of the advertising industry will be the focus of ADMERICA!, the American Advertising Federation's national conference, which will be held June 1 - 4 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. MarketWire

Zoom Eyeworks Names Rob Robillard CEO
Zoom Eyeworks, Inc., a leading designer and marketer of innovative, expressive eyewear products, today announced that beauty and retail industry veteran Rob Robillard has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Jeff Linden remains with the Zoom team as President and COO. MarketWire

Therma-Med, Inc. Completes LOI and Secures Silver Property in B.C.
Therma-Med, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: THRA) ("the Company") has announced today that it has entered into a definite agreement to earn a 49% interest in Ag/Zn/Pb hosting mineral claims, situated in the Mining Division of Slocan, B.C., Canada. Therma-Med, Inc. has completed all due diligence on the property claim and has decided to move forward in securing its place in the mining industry. Ms MarketWire

Feel Golf Announces Q1 Financial and Operating Results
Feel Golf Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FEEL) announced the Company's financial results for the quarter end March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Appeals Court Significantly Reduces Award in Heston Lawsuit Against TASER
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), a global provider of safety technologies that prevent conflict, protect life, and resolve disputes, today announced that it has prevailed in vacating three of the four monetary awards that were appealed to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of Heston v. TASER International, Inc., City of Salinas, et al., N.D. Cal. Case No. C 05-03658 JW. MarketWire

IC Places' Weekly Video Show "The Instant Movie Review" Inks Clothing Sponsorship Deal With XOOS French Shirts
IC Places, Inc. (OTCQB: ICPA) -- Today, IC Places announced it has entered into a clothing sponsorship agreement with upscale shirt designer XOOS French Shirts. XOOS, which has shops in Paris and Montreal, recently opened their first US store in the trendy Tribeca area of New York City. MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Announces Proposed Offering by Its Subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited of Additional 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes Due 2015
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage") (NYSE Amex: VTG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited (the "Issuer") intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $225.0 million in aggregate principal amount of 11 ½% Senior Secured First Lien Notes due 2015 (the "Notes") MarketWire

Evolving Systems Announces Share Repurchase Program
Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and cable markets, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program for up to $5.0 million in aggregate of the Company's common stock. MarketWire

Australia Approves TOEFL(R) Test Scores for Student Visas
Students from around the world who wish to study in Australia can now use their TOEFL® test scores as part of their visa application as announced by Australia's Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC). MarketWire

Experts: Low Gas Prices, Not Fukushima Meltdown, Are Slowing U.S. Nuclear Renaissance, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The fate of the U.S. nuclear renaissance will be determined more by natural gas prices than the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, a panel of experts told an industry web conference last week. "I don't believe the nuclear renaissance is dead, but with natural gas costing $4 to $4 MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Announces Results of Consent Solicitation by Its Subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited in Connection With 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes Due 2015 (CUSIP NO. 676253 AC1)
Vantage Drilling Company (the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited (the "Issuer") had received, as of 5:00 p.m MarketWire

Will Nuclear Issues Lead to a New Beginning for Offshore Windfarms? -- An Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Just last year, energy developers were talking about a "nuclear renaissance," describing how clean and reliable nuclear energy could help wean the U.S. from fossil fuels. Then came the nuclear disaster at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, calling into question the safety and economic viability of nuclear projects MarketWire

GlobalLogic Appoints Accomplished Technology Executive Mike DeVries as Chief Marketing Officer
GlobalLogic, the leader in software R&D services, today announced it has appointed Mike DeVries as chief marketing officer. An accomplished technology executive with more than 25 years of marketing and business development experience, DeVries will further build the GlobalLogic brand as a global leader in software R&D services. MarketWire

Ericsson: Hybrid power brings high-speed Internet to Papua New Guinea
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MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 5/20
Credit repair, solar power, granting wishes, energy from waste heat, brain operated computer, algae, mortgages; 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

Edwards' European Registry of 2,300 Transcatheter Patients Demonstrates Successful One-Year Outcomes
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, announced that clinicians continued to achieve successful one-year outcomes in high-risk or inoperable patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement during the first two years of commercialization of the Edwards SAPIEN valve MarketWire

U.K. Promises 50% Cut in CO2 Emissions by 2027, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info (Galway, Ireland) -- The U.K. has committed to halving its carbon emissions before 2027 following the publication of its ambitious fourth carbon budget. MarketWire

Xcite Energy-Results of Annual and Special Meeting
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RHJ International: First Trading Update for the Fiscal Year Ending December 31, 2011
Please, find enclosed the pressrelease issued today by RHJ International announcing its first tradingupdate for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011. MarketWire

MorphoSys Announces Re-election of Two Supervisory Board Members
MorphoSys AG / . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) announced todaythat atthe Company's annual shareholder meeting on Thursday, May 19,2011, itsshareholders confirmed the reappointment of Prof. Dr MarketWire

MomentumHunter.com Mid-Day Alerts: Enterologics, Inc., Explortex Energy, Pervasip, China Mediexpress, Jammin Java, 3power Energy, Inolife Technologies, Options Media, Sitestar
MomentumHunter.com is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. MomentumHunter.com Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Talent Management Leader Peopleclick Authoria to Exhibit at WorldatWork's 2011 Total Rewards Conference
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Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. Consumer Product Shipments Update and Company Receives Offers for Financing
Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNRS) announced today that the company has successfully completed the fulfillment of all consumer purchases to date (including back orders, promotional samples, etc.) and these products will be shipped today via Fed-ex or UPS parcel from our warehouse located in City of Industry, Ca MarketWire

Omega Navigation Enterprises, Inc. Announces Entering Into an Amendment of the Maturity Date of Its Current Debt Facilities
Omega Navigation Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONAV), a leading provider of Global Marine Transportation services specializing in product tankers, announces that it has reached an agreement with its lenders to amend the maturity date of both the current senior and junior loan facilities. MarketWire

ECG Management Consultants, Inc. Welcomes Ms. Christine M. Stead to Its Academic Healthcare Practice
ECG Management Consultants, Inc., one of the nation's premier healthcare management consulting firms, welcomes Ms. Christine M. Stead as a Principal within the company's Academic Healthcare practice. Based in Michigan, the addition of Ms. Stead further enhances ECG's expertise in addressing a broad spectrum of strategic planning and operational challenges within the academic healthcare setting. MarketWire

RHJ International: Asahi Tec Corporation Issues Notice of Consolidated Results for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2011
Brussels - May 20, 2011 - RHJ International (the "Company"), a limited liability company organized under the laws of Belgium, having its registered office at Avenue Louise 326, 1050 Brussels, announces that Asahi Tec Corporation, filed with the Tokyo Stock Exchange its results for the fiscal year 2010 ended on March 31, 2011. GlobeNewswire

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