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Rapaport launches rapaport diamond price list in rupee
Mumbai, May 26 (ANI/Business Wire India): The Rapaport Group is pleased to announce the launch of the Rapaport Price List in Rupee. ANI

WB tea exporters incur huge loss due to Iceland volcanic eruption
Tea exporters in West Bengal's Siliguri District have incurred loss due to the eruption of Iceland's Grimsvotn volcano, as it has affected air traffic. ANI

Singapore varsities keen on educational tie up with Amity, says envoy
Singapore's High Commissioner to India and Ambassador to Nepal and Bhutan Karan Tan on Thursday said that universities in her country are keen to have an academic tie up with the NOIDA-based Amity University. ANI

India market key to Microsoft future, says CEO Ballmer
Microsoft CEO Steven A. Ballmer made a passionate presentation, introducing India to the Microsoft Cloud concept in front of a huge gathering in New Delhi on Thursday. ANI

Mukherjee in touch with other Finance Ministers over IMF chief selection
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said he was in touch with finance ministers of other developing nations to gather support for a candidate to head the International Monetary Fund (IMF). ANI

ITU Secretary-General to Deliver Keynote on Next Generation Broadband at CommunicAsia2011
Dr. Hamadoun Toure, the Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), is the latest high-profile luminary to confirm their attendance at Asia's flagship information and communication technology (ICT) event - CommunicAsia2011.Dr. Toure will deliver a keynote address on 22 June at the CommunicAsia2011 Summit ACN Newswire

New Projects in Singapore's Water Industry Since 2006 will Add S$590 Million to GDP and 2,300 Jobs
The Singapore water industry has shown significant progress since it was identified as a strategic growth area in 2006. To date, Singapore is home to a thriving water industry of more than 70 local and international companies ACN Newswire

Kingsoft Announces 2011 First Quarter Results
Kingsoft Corporation Limited ("Kingsoft" or the "Company"; SEHK stock code: 03888), a leading entertainment software, Internet security and application software developer, distributor and service provider in the PRC, announced its unaudited first quarter results for the three months ended March 31, 2011 ACN Newswire

SMi Group Announce Pharmaceutical and Clinical Trial Logistics Asia Pacific Conference, 18th & 19th July 2011
SMi Group is delighted to announce their Pharmaceutical and Clinical Trial Logistics Asia Pacific conference. Taking place on the 18th & 19th July in Singapore, this event will discuss best strategies in achieving reliable and cost-effective supply chain and logistics systems currently being developed in the APAC region ACN Newswire

Honda to Expand Annual Motorcycle Production Capacity in India through Expansion of Second Plant and Construction of Third Plant
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (Pvt.) Ltd. (HMSI), Honda's wholly-owned motorcycle production and sales subsidiary in India, announced plans to expand production capacity of its second motorcycle production plant, which is currently under construction, and to build a third motorcycle production plant to meet increasing demand in the rapidly growing motorcycle market in India ACN Newswire

POWER-GEN Asia Continues to Gather Industry Support
POWER-GEN Asia, the region's premier conference and exhibition for the power generation, transmission and distribution industries, to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 27th to 29th September 2011, continues to gain industry support across the region ACN Newswire

Toyota to Add Wrong-way Driving Alert to Navigation Systems
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) will add a function to its onboard navigation systems that gives on-screen and voice alerts to wrong-way drivers. Jointly developed with Aisin AW Co., Ltd. and Denso Corporation, the function monitors vehicle direction on highways and selected toll roads, including at tollgates, service area ramps, turn-offs and junctions ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Releases GP4 for Simulating the Movements of Production Line Workers
Fujitsu today announced the release of GP4, a new software for simulating the movements of production line workers, which is designed for customers in the manufacturing industry, such as automobile parts suppliers and precision electronics manufacturers. The new software is available starting today in Japan ACN Newswire

Mazda3 Global Production Reaches Three Million Units
Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that cumulative production of the Mazda3 (known in Japan as the Mazda Axela) reached three million units(1) on April 26, 2011. This milestone was achieved in just seven years and ten months since production of the first-generation model commenced, making the Mazda3 the fastest-selling model in Mazda's current lineup of passenger vehicles ACN Newswire

MHI Achieves 1,600 degrees C Turbine Inlet Temperature in Test Operation of World's Highest Thermal Efficiency "J-Series" Gas Turbine
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has achieved the world's highest turbine inlet temperature of 1,600 degrees Celsius, with the company's most advanced "J-Series" gas turbine ACN Newswire Global Server Shipments Increased 12% in Q1
According to the recent research of, the shipments of worldwide server factories grew 12.1% to 11.9 billion U.S. dollars in the first quarter of 2011. This is the 5th consecutive quarter that shows a growth trend. Chinahomeappliances ACN Newswire

Nine Leading Companies and Fujisawa City to Collaborate on Sustainable Smart Town Project
ACN Newswire Google Will Launch Mobile Payment System reports that Google plans to launch a mobile payment service based on the near field communication technology. The hardware platform of the service is the Nexus S phone which is sold by the third largest wireless carrier of the U.S., Sprint Nextel. ( ACN Newswire

Hitachi Announces the Group's Summer Electricity Conservation Activities
Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced the decision on the following Group policies with regard to electricity conservation measures for the coming summer in regions where electric power is supplied by Tokyo Electric Power Company, Inc. (TEPCO) and Tohoku-Electric Power Co., Inc. (Tohoku EPCO) ACN Newswire

Indosat Selects ADVA Optical Networking to Support Banking Customers' Data Center Connectivity
ADVA Optical Networking today announced that PT INDOSAT Tbk has deployed ADVA Optical Networking's FSP 3000 to support data center interconnectivity solutions for the Indonesian service provider's banking customers. The ADVA FSP 3000 provides high-capacity Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) core network connectivity for Indosat's interbank services ACN Newswire

Mortgage Rates Average 4.81% This Week, Says Informa Research Services
After bouncing back and forth across the 5% mark for the past few months, mortgage rates have recently settled just below 5% sustaining a national average of 4.81% for the past two weeks according to Informa Research Services, a subsidiary of Informa plc (LSE: INF) MarketWire

Noble Financial Initiates Equity Research Analyst Coverage on Aeolus
Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: AOLS) today announced that Noble Financial Group initiated equity research coverage on the Company with a "Buy" recommendation and a 12-month price target of $3.30 per share. The new report, issued this week, was authored by Nathan Cali, Senior Research Analyst, Biotechnology and Specialty Pharmaceuticals. MarketWire

Jewelry Exchange Files Defamation Lawsuit Against Competitor
On May 26, 2011 the Jewelry Exchange filed a lawsuit against a competitor alleging they submitted false reviews on consumer review websites. As far back as 2009, the Jewelry Exchange was finding negative content about their company they suspected was written by their competitors. After some investigation they uncovered evidence linking some of these reviews to a jewelry company in Los Angeles MarketWire

HWI Global Reports FINRA Approves New Trading Symbol "HWIC" Effective Friday, May 27
HWI Global, Inc. (OTCBB: IVTW), the Pittsburgh-based design-build clean-room firm, has reported receiving the new trading symbol "HWIC" from FINRA effective Friday, May 27. MarketWire

Graham Engineering Corporation Delivers Industrial Machine to Mergon Group
Mergon Automotive, of Castlepollard, Ireland, recently accepted delivery of yet another Graham Engineering Corporation (GEC) accumulator head blow molding machine. MarketWire

Think Yellow, Go Green Recycling Program Deadline Extended
WHAT: Due to the continued interest in the Think Yellow, Go Green Recycling Program, The Berry Company ("Berry"), publisher of the Hawaiian Telcom Yellow Pages, has extended the collection deadline for this year's Think Yellow, Go Green telephone directory recycling program on Hawaii's Neighbor Islands to June 15, with the exception of Maui, which will extend through June 9 MarketWire

JCM Global Wins 100 Percent of Casino MonteLago Floor With New iVIZION(R) Bill Validator, Installs Video Walls and Video Posters
Casino MonteLago will mark its grand re-opening at Lake Las Vegas tonight, and the casino has caught the "VIZION," exclusively choosing JCM Global's new and award-winning bill validator, iVIZION® MarketWire

MEC's Brousell to Join Panel at Cisco Live Industrial Intelligence Day
David R. Brousell, Editor-in-Chief of Manufacturing Enterprise Communications, publisher of Manufacturing Executive and Managing Automation and producer of the Manufacturing Leadership Summit, will take part in a panel discussion at Cisco Live, the company's annual education and training event, on July 12 in Las Vegas. MarketWire

National PTA Applauds the House Education and Workforce Committee for Not Repealing PIRC Program
National PTA applauds the U.S. House Education and Workforce Committee for voting yesterday against repealing the Parental Information and Resource Center (PIRC) program. The only federal funding stream dedicated to family engagement in education, PIRCs positively affect 16 million parents and families -- more than 75% of whom are low income. MarketWire

Golden Phoenix Secures $12.5 Million in Committed Funding From Lincoln Park Capital Fund, LLC: Company Receives Initial Investment of $500,000 at Premium to Market
Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: GPXM), a Nevada-based mining company whose focus is Royalty Mining in the Americas, announced today that it has signed a purchase agreement for up to $12.5 million with Lincoln Park Capital Fund, LLC ("LPC"), a Chicago-based institutional investor MarketWire

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

Embroidered Golf Shirts From EmbroidMe Make Great Gifts
With summertime right around the corner, the irresistible combination of warm weather, longer daylight hours and a more relaxed schedule makes serious and not-so-serious golfers anticipate some extra time on the links. So what better gift for your golfing buddies and business associates than an embroidered golf shirt from EmbroidMe? MarketWire

Cystinosis Fundraiser Nets $1.6 Million; Research Edges Closer to New Treatment, Cure for Fatal Disease
The Cystinosis Research Foundation raised $1.6 million at its annual Natalie's Wish event in Newport Beach, Calif., as scientists are closing in on a gene and stem-cell therapy-based cure for the rare, metabolic and fatal disease that afflicts about 2,000 persons, mostly children, worldwide. MarketWire

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

Collective Brands' Stockholders Pass Proposals at Corporation's Annual Meeting
Stockholders of Collective Brands, Inc MarketWire

Shift4 to Host Tokenization Webinar for Hospitality Professionals
Fulfilling their role as merchant advocates, Shift4 Corporation, payment gateway providers and creators of tokenization, will host a Webinar educating hospitality professionals on the benefits of tokenization and the dangers of weak or incomplete security solutions. MarketWire

Everbridge Appoints Chris Vuillaume to Sr. VP of Global Sales
Everbridge, the world's recognized leader in incident notification systems, today announced that Chris Vuillaume has been appointed Senior Vice President of Global Sales. Mr. Vuillaume brings over 20 years of high technology and on-demand sales experience and will oversee Everbridge's global sales organization, business development initiatives and partner development strategy. MarketWire

PhoCusWright and DEMO Collaborate to Create Unique Award Promoting Travel Innovation
PhoCusWright Inc., the travel industry research authority, and DEMO, the world-renowned launchpad for emerging technology, have joined forces to identify and reward technology-driven innovation in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry MarketWire

OceanFreight Inc. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter of 2011
OceanFreight Inc. (NASDAQ: OCNF), a globalprovider of marine transportation services, today announced its financialresults for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Prostate Cancer Treatment Advancements in Israel: Arrival of the SMART Surgery Technique
Last December, robotic prostatectomy and prostate cancer treatment expert Dr. David Samadi demonstrated six successful robotic prostate cancer treatment surgeries to a large number of urologists in a groundbreaking trip to Israel MarketWire

Paragon Shipping Inc. Reports First Quarter 2011 Results
Paragon Shipping Inc. (NYSE: PRGN), or theCompany, a global shipping transportation company specializing in drybulkcargoes and containers, announced today its results for the three monthsended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

Danaos Corporation CFO Steps Down
Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, announced today that Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Mr. Dimitri J. Andritsoyiannis will step down as of June 10, 2011 to pursue other interests. Following that date, Mr. Evangelos Chatzis, currently Deputy Chief Financial Officer, will become Acting Chief Financial Officer MarketWire

Crossroads Systems Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CRDS)reported financial results for its fiscal second quarter (Q2) ended April30, 2011. MarketWire

Blue Coat Reports Fourth Quarter and Year Ended April 30, 2011 Results
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), aleading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, todayreported financial results for its fourth fiscal 2011 quarter and fiscalyear ended April 30, 2011. These results were consistent with updatedguidance reported on May 5, 2011 for its fourth quarter of fiscal 2011.Total net revenue for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011 was $120 MarketWire

PetPoint Provides Solution for Pets Lost in Joplin Tornado
Pethealth Inc. (TSX: PTZ)("Pethealth" or the "Company") - After the second devastating round of tornadoes in less than a month, Pethealth staff are once again working on the ground and online to assist a local shelter coping with rescue and relief efforts for displaced pets, this time in Joplin, Missouri MarketWire

Vanoil Enters Into Non-Binding Letter of Intent
Vanoil Energy Ltd. ("Vanoil" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: VEL) has entered into a non-binding letter of intent dated May 16, 2011, with respect to an arm's length business combination under which the shareholders of a private company ("private company") would receive 4 MarketWire

REALTORS(R) to Hold Nationwide Open House Event June 4-5, 2011
REALTORS® throughout Georgia will open the doors to homes across the state during the Nationwide Open House Weekend (NOH) on June 4-5, 2011. MarketWire

Leading Experts to Discuss Management and Treatments at the National Dry Eye Patient Conference
Leading dry eye experts from around the United States will present the latest information on an array of subjects at The National Dry Eye Patient Conference, a one-day event where patients can learn about managing their dry eye symptoms, discover potential causes of their dry eye as well as hear about different treatment options MarketWire

"Faithful Friend" T-Shirt Worn by "Hangover 2" Star Now Available to Order From Friskybizpet Designs
Friskybizpet Designs today announced that one of its T-Shirts is worn by movie star Zach Galifianakis in the movie "The Hangover Part II." MarketWire

Gordmans Stores, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
Gordmans Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMAN), an Omaha-based apparel and home décor retailer, today announced results for its first quarter (thirteen weeks) ended April 30, 2011. MarketWire

Cytokinetics to Present Clinical Data Relating to CK-2017357 at the 22nd Annual Sessions of the Society for Vascular Medicine
Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ: CYTK) announced today that two posters relating to CK-2017357 are scheduled to be presented at the 22nd Annual Sessions of the Society for Vascular Medicine to be held June 2-4, 2011 at the Seaport Hotel in Boston, MA. MarketWire

Los Gatos Chiropractor McGrain Chiropractic Debuts New Website as Resource for Patients
McGrain Chiropractic of Los Gatos, a health and wellness facility, has announced the debut of a newly redesigned website, The website has been created to meet the need for patient information about chiropractic care, health and wellness, and the various conditions that the chiropractor treats MarketWire

Eileen Koch & Company Client, Director/Choreographer Liz Imperio, Heats Up American Idol Finale
The massive hit show American Idol pulled out all the stops in its star-studded finale, hiring Liz Imperio ( to choreograph Jennifer Lopez and husband Marc Anthony's sexy surprise number live from the Nokia Theatre on May 25, 2011. MarketWire

X-ES Introduces First VITA 62 Power Supply: Conduction-Cooled 3U VPX XPm2020
Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) announces the immediate availability of the XPm2020, a conduction-cooled, VITA 62, 3U VPX power supply that takes in MIL-STD-704 28V-DC input voltage and provides up to 300W on 3.3V, 5V, and 12V at 90% efficiency MarketWire

Heritage Bank Donates 13 New Desktop Computer Systems to Alive East County After They Are Targeted in a Burglary
Heritage Commerce Corp. (NASDAQ: HTBK), parent company of Heritage Bank of Commerce, today announced the donation of 13 complete desktop computer systems, including CPU, monitor, keyboard, mice and a projector to Alive East County -- a division of Futures Explored, after their location in Antioch was burglarized last month MarketWire

John Adriatico Joins BCS, Inc. to Focus on New Business Development Initiative
"Extreme Sports Marketing, Inc. f/k/a Exosphere Aircraft Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXSA)," DBA; Business Continuity Solutions, Inc., (BCS). BCS is a nationwide leader in providing backup and disaster recovery solutions for both on-premise and off-premise applications. "We are excited to announce John Adriatico has joined the company," Ramsey Dellinger, CEO said MarketWire

Lou Bart Joins Schawk Retail Marketing as SVP Account Management
Schawk, Inc. (NYSE: SGK), a leading provider of brand development and deployment services, enabling companies of all sizes to connect their brands with consumers, announced today that it has hired Lou Bart to serve as the senior vice president, account management for the Sears Holding's business within its retail marketing group. MarketWire

Zuora Adds Dozens of New Capabilities to Z-Force, Uniting Best-of-Breed Subscription Billing and Commerce With Best-of-Breed CRM
Zuora, the subscription billing and commerce leader, today announced immediate availability of its May '11 release which adds dozens of new features to the company's 4th generation product for users MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Closing of Offering of $105.0 Million 8 5/8% First Priority Ship Mortgage Notes Due 2017
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition" or the "Company") (NYSE: NNA) announced today that the Company and Navios Acquisition Finance (US) Inc., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, completed the sale of $105.0 million of 8 5/8% first priority ship mortgage notes due 2017 (the "Notes") at 102.25% plus accrued interest from May 1, 2011 MarketWire

eMarketer Launches Android App, Completing Suite
eMarketer today launched its Executive View app for Android devices, rounding out a suite of apps that provide eMarketer reports and insights in a simple, easy-to-use mobile format. MarketWire

Aspen Dental Practice Opens in Monroeville, PA
Patients looking for a dentist in Monroeville, PA now have a new dental care provider option with the opening of a new Aspen Dental office today. The new practice, which opened today at 3459 William Penn Highway, will provide dental services that range from dentures and preventive care to general dentistry and restoration. MarketWire

Aspen Dental Practice Opens in Forsyth, IL
Patients looking for a dentist in Forsyth, Illinois now have a new option for their dental care with the opening of a new Aspen Dental office today at 124 E. Highland Avenue. The new practice will provide dental services that range from dentures and preventive care to general dentistry and restoration. MarketWire

Venafi Appoints Veteran Customer Services Leader Dave Cutler to Vice President of Worldwide Customer Support
Venafi, the inventor of and market leader in Enterprise Key and Certificate Management (EKCM) solutions, today announced the appointment of veteran customer services executive Dave Cutler to the position of Vice President, Worldwide Customer Support MarketWire

Victory Energy Provides Market Update for Jones County Project
Victory Energy Corporation (PINKSHEETS: VYEY), through its partnership with Aurora Energy Partners, today announced the resumption of drilling at its Jones County oil and gas project. MarketWire

Ingram Micro Donates $150,000 at Its 18th Annual West Coast Charity Golf Tournament
Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest technology distributor, again showed its support for its local community and the military by presenting $150,000 to local charities at its 18th Annual West Coast Charity Golf Tournament, held on Saturday, May 21 at the Tustin Ranch Golf Course in Tustin, Calif MarketWire

David A. Battat Named Atrion CEO
Atrion Corporation (NASDAQ: ATRI) announced that at a meeting of its Board of Directors held today David A. Battat has been elected President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. The Company also announced that Emile A Battat will continue to serve as the Company's Chairman and that his employment contract has been extended until December 31, 2016. MarketWire

The Lippis Report and Ixia Complete Second Round of 10GE Open Networking Performance and Power Tests for Data Center Clouds
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), the leading, global provider of converged IP network test solutions, and The Lippis Report today announced the completion of the second round of a series of open industry data center network performance and power consumption tests MarketWire

SynQor Presses Ahead With Lawsuit Against Vicor and Cisco in Bus Converter Patent Litigation
SynQor, Inc. today announced that, contrary to the implication in a press release issued by Vicor Corporation ("Vicor"), SynQor has not withdrawn any of its infringement claims against Vicor or Cisco Systems, Inc ("Cisco"). Litigation against the remaining defendants Vicor and Cisco for patent infringement will continue following SynQor's settlement with Ericsson Inc MarketWire

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Invite Guests to Make a Positive Impact in Communities Around the World This Summer
Travelling may be time to get away from it all, but for many it's also an opportunity to learn about other people and places, and have a positive impact on the communities they visit. MarketWire

Carino's Italian in Joplin Open for Business and Joins Relief Efforts
Carino's Italian in Joplin today announced that it plans to donate food and drink to first responders assisting in the search and rescue efforts and community shelters for families who have been displaced. Carino's will deliver food and drink to designated areas. MarketWire

Javalution Coffee Company Selected to Provide Coffee Program for; a Time Inc. Company
Javalution Coffee Company (PINKSHEETS: JCOF) announced today that it has reached an agreement to provide 6 Private Label Coffee items for, the largest fund raising company in North America. The coffee program is planning to launch by the end of the summer 2011, just in time for the start of the back to school fund raising season. The items offered will be produced in 11 oz MarketWire

The Illinois Technology Association (ITA), the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center (CEC) and Excelerate Labs Partner to Drive Start-Ups
Heeding the call of Governor Quinn's newly announced Illinois Innovation Network, the Illinois Technology Association (ITA), the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center (CEC), and Excelerate Labs are pleased to announce their collaboration to provide support companies from the 2011 Excelerate Labs applicant pool. MarketWire

Aristocrat Is Ready for G2E Asia With Best Line-Up of Games Ever
Aristocrat has been leading the gaming industry in the Asia Pacific region for decades. At this year's G2E Asia 2011 Aristocrat will showcase an exciting line-up of new games and new game categories, all to help operators give their players the greatest gaming experience in Asia every day. MarketWire

Enablon to Host Webinar on "Best Practices for EHS Compliance and Sustainability Performance Management" in Collaboration With Environmental Leader and Covidien
Enablon, the world's leading provider of sustainability and QEHS management software solutions, will host a webinar featuring Environmental Leader and international healthcare products company, Covidien, on June 1st, 2011 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EDT. Experts will discuss corporate best practices for EHS compliance and sustainability performance management MarketWire

Hepregen Corporation Awarded Massachusetts Life Sciences Center 2011 Small Business Matching Grant
The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center announced yesterday that Hepregen Corporation, a leading provider of bioengineered solutions that increase success in drug development in order to improve patient safety, was awarded a $500,000 grant as part of the Small Business Matching Grants program established by the Life Sciences Act of 2008 MarketWire

RMG Capital Corporation Reports Earnings for First Quarter of 2011
RMG Capital Corporation (PINKSHEETS: RMGC)(OTCQB: RMGC), parent company of Fullerton Community Bank ("FCB"), reportednet income of $92 thousand, or $0.03 per share, for the first quarter of2011, compared to a net loss of 2.06 million ($0.73 per share) in the firstquarter of 2010. MarketWire

Hey, Canada! HeyWire Rolls Out New iOS App for Canada's Cheapest Unlimited In-Country and International Texting
Get ready to start texting, Tweeting and chatting like crazy, because keeping in touch with fellow Canadians just got a lot easier, cheaper and, well, a lot more fun! Today, HeyWire Canada launched as the very first iOS texting app to provide a Canadian phone number for unlimited texting (real SMS) to any mobile phone in Canada and to 45 countries for only $1.99 per month. MarketWire

KARE 11 Most Watched 10 P.M. Newscast
According to the Nielson Ratings for May 2011, KARE 11 had a strong showing overall and won the highly coveted 10 p.m. news viewership. MarketWire

Sesame Communications Names Technology Start-Up Veteran Matthew Schiltz to Its Board of Directors
Sesame Communications, a dental industry pioneer in online patient connection systems, announced today the appointment of Matthew Schiltz as a new member to its board of directors. In this role, Schiltz will draw upon his extensive experience in building high-growth technology companies and contribute valuable guidance in the midst of Sesame's rapid growth MarketWire

TelVue PEG.TV(TM) Community TV Now Available on Roku
TelVue Corporation (PINKSHEETS: TEVE), the innovation leader in Video Broadcasting and Internet Streaming for Community Broadcasters today announced that TelVue's PEG.TV™ Channel is now available on Roku. The Roku player is today's most popular Internet connected Over-the-Top (OTT) TV device launching services such as Netflix™ and HuluPlus™ to more than 1 million Roku customers MarketWire

Eurobank EFG First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Eurobank EFG (ATHEX: EUROB) First Quarter 2011 Financial Results. MarketWire

Popovers, Improved Convenience Products and Gluten-Free Options Among Trends Fueling Growth in the Baked Goods Market
Baked goods have always provided nostalgic comfort, but today's new offerings also deliver premium twists, global flavor adventure and never-before-seen convenience, according to the "Baked Goods: Culinary Trend Mapping Report" from Center for Culinary Development (CCD) and leading market research publisher Packaged Facts MarketWire

Bridge Bank Provides Credit Facility to Boyett Construction, Inc.
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, a full-service business bank headquartered in the Silicon Valley region of California, announced today it has provided Boyett Construction, Inc. of Hayward a line of credit to support its growth. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan to Participate in the 2011 Smart Grid Technology Conference
Frost & Sullivan's Principal Consultant Farah Saeed and Research Director Veerender Kaul look forward to serving as panel members at the 2011 Smart Grid Technology Conference taking place June 1 and 2, 2011 in San Jose, California MarketWire

Sikich Announces Director of Not-for-Profit Tax Services
Sikich LLP, a nationally recognized public accounting and business advisory firm (, announces that Andrew Twardowski, CPA, has been named Director of Not-for-Profit Tax Services. MarketWire

Father's Day: The Gift of Style From STYLE 2020
STYLE 2020 serves up the gift of Style for much loved dads this Father's Day with a delectable lifestyle package. MarketWire

Milwaukee Leadership Seminar Showcases the Power of Cloud ERP for Manufacturers
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, is hosting an informative Manufacturing Leadership Seminar Thursday, June 23rd 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Radisson Hotel Milwaukee West, 2303 North Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. MarketWire

Plex Online Receives Top Prize in 2011 CODiE Awards' "Best Operations Management Solution" Supercategory
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced that Plex Online has been awarded the top prize in the prestigious "Best in Operations Management Solution" Supercategory in the 2011 CODiE Business Software Awards. MarketWire

Fieldpoint Private Expands Into New York City With Announced Acquisition
Fieldpoint Private Bank & Trust recently completed its acquisition of Analytic Asset Management, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor located at 275 Madison Avenue in New York City. The merger establishes a New York office for the Greenwich, CT-based Fieldpoint Private and expands its ability to offer superior wealth strategies and private banking services to the Manhattan market MarketWire

SeeSaw Signs Effect LA Network Exclusive Deal
SeeSaw Networks, a leading digital place-based media company, today announced that it inked a deal with Effect LA, a new network of digital place-based video screens. Effect LA's first partner is the Los Angeles-based specialty coffee and tea retailer, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® MarketWire

Charles Industries' Telecom Group Appoints C. Grant Erwin as Sales Manager -- Wireless Markets
Charles Industries, Ltd. has announced a new addition to its wireless and utility markets team with the hiring of C. Grant (Grant) Erwin MarketWire

Palisades FCU Announces Annual Scholarship Winners
Palisades Federal Credit Union, the largest Rockland County based Credit Union, announced five recipients of their annual George Hatala scholarship. Scholarships were presented at the Credit Union's annual meeting at the Comfort Inn in Nanuet, NY MarketWire

Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. Announces Formation of Advisory Board
Advanced BioMedical Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: ABMT) (PINKSHEETS: ABMT), developer and manufacturer of orthopaedic internal fixation devices, is pleased to announce the formation of its advisory board. The Board will be comprised of John R. Harrington Jr., Lamont Woody, Donald Varshine and Frank Pelaia. The Board will advise the Company regarding its business direction and investor relations. MarketWire

Major General Mary Kight to Address Project HIRED 2nd Monterey "Wounded Warrior Workforce" Conference on June 2, 2011
Project HIRED, whose job search, training, and employment services have helped hundreds of people with disabilities find the right job with the right company for over 30 years, announced today that its second annual Wounded Warrior Workforce Conference and Career Fair in Monterey will take place at the Best Western Beach Resort Monterey in Monterey, California, on June 2, 2011 MarketWire

Vanity Events Holding, Inc. Cancels Special Shareholders Meeting Set for June 7, 2011
Vanity Events Holding, Inc. (OTCBB: VAEV) ("Vanity" or the "Company") announced today that in an effort to conserve operating capital at this time, it has decided it will no longer hold its Special Meeting of Stockholders originally scheduled to take place on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time at Best Western Plus Windsor Inn, 12210 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami, Florida 33181 MarketWire

Think Red-on-Red for Easy Entertaining
Crisp whites may traditionally be the color of summer, but this season, spin the color wheel and place all bets on red instead. When you consider the red-on-red pairing of Louis M. Martini Winery's signature Cabernet Sauvignon and the Certified Angus Beef ® brand, you'll agree that red is the new white for warm-weather months. MarketWire

Sari Closet Announces Launch of New Sari Rental Service
Sari Closet launched a nationwide online sari rental service to provide high-quality saris for rent to those who want to look the part without paying the full rate. Saris are formal South Asian women's apparel. MarketWire

Cinnabon Invites You to "ReTreat Yourself" With New Summer Flavors
Cinnabon is providing customizable options with a new line of blended beverages and new flavored frostings, available for a limited time. MarketWire

F-Secure Provides Mac Protection for Home Users and Businesses
Macs today are increasingly popular with both home users and businesses. Many companies now have a mixed IT environment of Macs and Windows PCs, while Mac OS has long been the standard platform used by creative professionals, design, and advertising agencies MarketWire

Hardee's Honors Boddie-Noell With Founder's Award
Hardee's® franchise owner Boddie-Noell Enterprises has received the 2011 Wilber Hardee Founder's Award from Hardee's parent company CKE Restaurants. MarketWire

VYCON Opens Representative Office in Singapore to Accommodate Asia Growth
VYCON (, a designer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly, high-speed energy storage flywheel systems, today announced in order to accommodate the company's rapid growth and better meet customer demand for sustainable clean energy , it has opened a representative office in Singapore to support current and prospective customers in Asia and Southeast Asia. MarketWire

Dover Saddlery Jumps to New Heights -- Named to Boston Globe 100
Dover Saddlery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DOVR) -- Dover Saddlery is proud to announce that it has been named to the Boston Globe's annual Globe 100, a list of top- performing public companies in Massachusetts. MarketWire

Southern Home Medical Reports Financial and Operational Improvements
Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHOM), a holding company providing healthcare services, staffing and durable medical equipment to medical institutions, announced today that year-to-date 2011, the Company has accomplished a number of financial and operational improvements that can propel its corporate growth throughout 2011. MarketWire

Big Switch Networks Selected as a GigaOM Structure 2011 LaunchPad Finalist
Big Switch Networks, a new company building an OpenFlow-based platform to bring the benefits of virtualization and cloud architecture to enterprise networks, today announced that it was chosen as a GigaOM Structure 2011 LaunchPad finalist for its product innovation and visionary business model MarketWire

ATEbank First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
ATEbank (ATHEX: ATE), First Quarter 2011 Financial Results. MarketWire

Let Summer Begin! Friendly's Introduces New Flavors, Snack-Sized Ice Cream Cups and Girl Scouts' Thin Mint(R) Cookie Cake Just in Time for Warm Weather Fun
Ice cream lovers have some new treats in store at their local Friendly's. The family friendly restaurant announces their 2011 ice cream flavor and product additions -- for eat-in and at home enjoyment. MarketWire

NBC's TODAY Looks at Timeshare Opportunities With Sell My Timeshare NOW CEO
This week, NBC's TODAY took an eye-opening look at timeshare real estate in today's economy. The report, which aired Monday, May 23, included an interview with Jason Tremblay, CEO of Sell My Timeshare NOW and Timeshare Broker Services. MarketWire

ASU Research Shows Big Gains With ENI
An independent research study released today by Kimberly A. Scott, Ed.D., and members of an ASU research team, reveals that schools who implemented Evans Newton Incorporated's (ENI) whole school transformation model, TargetTeach®, saw significant increases in student achievement. The study used a meta-analytic approach whereby data from numerous studies were pooled to study group effects. MarketWire

Options Media Group PhoneGuard Names Keith St. Clair Chairman
Options Media Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OPMG) (PINKSHEETS: OPMG), which is in the process of changing its name to PhoneGuard, Inc., today announced its board of directors has named Keith Robert St. Clair, Chairman of the Board. Mr. St. Clair is an experienced business operator and entrepreneur with significant expertise in managing and operating growth organizations. MarketWire

Ten Top Driving Tips From tXtBlocker to Ensure Safe Driving This Memorial Day Weekend
tXtBlocker, rated by Consumer Reports as the most effective cell phone service for Smartphones, announced today their top ten tips to keep drivers safe this upcoming holiday weekend. A 2009 Pew Research survey revealed 75% of teenagers admitted to texting while driving MarketWire

GoHealth Experts Urge Newlyweds to Review Health Insurance Options
As the wedding season approaches, GoHealth experts have some advice for newlyweds on how to review health insurance coverage and best plan for the future. MarketWire

Ayoub and Heineman Receive Minnesota Family Involvement Council Scholarships at TopLine Federal Credit Union
TopLine Federal Credit Union is honored to announce that Rachel Ayoub and Lauryn Heineman each won a $500 scholarship from the Minnesota Family Involvement Council (FIC). This year the FIC offered $11,000 in college scholarships to Minnesota credit union members. MarketWire

ETS Issues Official TOEFL iBT(R) Score Comparison to Assist Admissions Officers in Making Well-Informed Decisions
Educational Testing Service (ETS) has released an official score comparison for the TOEFL iBT® test and IELTS® academic test. The mapping tool provides the higher education community with an ETS-authorized comparison tool for each of the four skill sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), as well as for the total scores for both English language assessments MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Releases Cool White LED Modules for Commercial, Industrial, Automotive, and Residential Lighting
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced three cool white LED modules assembled with 6 or 12 high-bright LEDs. The VLPC0601A2 features 6 LEDs in a row on a 240 mm x 14 mm PCB that provides 870 lm. The VLPC1201A2J features 12 LEDs in a row on a 240 mm x 14 mm PCB that provides 1740 lm MarketWire

Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. Accepts Offer in Multi-Million Dollar Term Sheet
Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNRS) announced today that the company agrees to sell one of its provisional patents and accepts the offer made in the term sheet worth $300 million dollars over the span of 6 years. The successful completion of this transaction translates to a value of roughly $0.01 to the company's shareholders. MarketWire

OtterBox Targets Importers of Infringing Protective Device Cases
Case manufacturer OtterBox® filed a broad-based complaint yesterday, Wednesday, May 25, 2011, with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) against numerous Chinese and U.S. companies engaged in the manufacturing, importation and sale of protective cases for portable electronic devices that infringe the intellectual property rights of the Colorado company. MarketWire

Graduate From Damaged Devices to OtterBox Premium Protection
Recent grads can now find the ultimate protective solution from OtterBox® for their new gadget gifts. Now available from the quality case manufacturing company are covers for the HTC ThunderBolt, HTC DROID Incredible 2, HTC Desire S, DROID X2 by Motorola and Samsung DROID Charge. MarketWire

RFaxis to Meet Customer Demand to Fill Renesas Supply Gap by Shipping CMOS Power Amplifiers
RFaxis, a fabless semiconductor company focused on innovative, next-generation RF solutions for the wireless connectivity and cellular mobility markets, today announced that due to mounting customer demand to fill the supply gap caused by the recent natural disasters in Japan, RFaxis will be shipping its RFX200 CMOS saturation power amplifier MarketWire

Barkerville Assays Gold in First 10 Diamond Drill Holes for 2011 on The BC Vein-Up To 14.1m of 6 g/t and Up To 28.7 g/t Over 4.6m
Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BGM)(FRANKFURT: IWUB) (the "Company") reports the assay results of its first 10 diamond drill holes for 2011 on the BC Vein located on Barkerville Mountain in central British Columbia. The Company has now traced the BC Vein for 2.2 km from the vicinity of the Bonanza Ledge deposit on Barkerville Mountain through to Cow Mountain MarketWire

Parents Turn to Franchise Ownership to Help Adult Children
John Quigley and Diane Langford are at the forefront of a rising trend in the tepid economic recovery: parents buying franchises to improve career prospects for their children. MarketWire

Teche Holding Company Announces Increase in Sixty-Fourth Consecutive Quarterly Dividend
(NYSE Amex: TSH) -- The Board of Directors of Teche Holding Company, holding company of Teche Federal Bank, yesterday declared a quarterly dividend of $0.36 per share of its common stock. MarketWire

Webcast: Embracing Video for Knowledge Management and Acquisition
With the looming retirement of the Baby Boomer generation, a.k.a. the "Silver Tsunami," corporations will need to more proactively archive and transfer knowledge from senior executives to a younger workforce, according to technology strategist and Listening to the Future author Daniel W. Rasmus. In a free June 1 webcast sponsored by MediaPlatform, Inc MarketWire

Watch SUFFER Director Frank Mir Fight Roy "Big Country" Nelson This Saturday May 28th at UFC 130 on PPV
SUFFER (PINKSHEETS: SUFF) Frank Mir, a Director of Suffer, is set to fight this weekend against Roy "Big Country" Nelson at UFC 130 in Las Vegas. MarketWire

Planet Beach Revolutionizes Sunless Skincare
Finding the perfect product combination to help maintain that glowing -- and perfectly even -- sunless tan can be tricky. Taking guesswork out of the equation, Planet Beach Contempo Spas has a new sunless collection, pbGLOW. MarketWire

Industry Veterans Join AfterCollege Advisory Board and Board of Directors
AfterCollege, the largest career network for college students and recent graduates, today announced the appointment of Marcel Legrand, formerly of, to its board of directors. In addition, AfterCollege is pleased to announce the appointment of John Fees to its board of advisors. Fees is an entrepreneur and thought leader in affinity and collegiate marketing. MarketWire

TicketNetwork Relocates Corporate Headquarters to South Windsor, CT
TicketNetwork, the leading online ticket exchange for events and innovative technology solutions provider for both ticket buyers and sellers, today announced that it has purchased the Gerber Scientific building and property in South Windsor and will begin transferring its employees and operations to the new location immediately. MarketWire

Send Word Now to Join CSARN to Promote Security and Resilience Initiatives
Send Word Now, the worldwide leader in emergency notification and incident management services, announced today that it has become a member partner of City Security and Resilience Networks (CSARN), the award winning global business security advisory service. CSARN is a not-for-profit business membership group dedicated to promoting staff safety and organisational resilience MarketWire

Philadelphia-Area Dentist Partners With Local Physician to Offer Advanced Cardiovascular Disease Screening Test
Plymouth Meeting dentist Richard Nagelberg, DDS recently announced that he will be partnering with Washington Crossing Family Practice physician Charles Whitney, MD to provide a state-of-the-art screening test for cardiovascular disease in their respective offices from June 23rd - 25th. MarketWire

(NUBL) NuMobile Announces Key Stakeholders Meeting in Shenzhen to Advance Strategic Acquisition
NuMobile, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NUBL) (OTCQB: NUBL) today announced a key stakeholders meeting scheduled the week of June 6 in Shenzhen, China. The primary purpose of the meeting is to take next steps toward acquiring an original design manufacturing (ODM) company based in Shenzhen, with approximately $22 million in annual revenue MarketWire

Sonian Recognized by Leading Industry Analyst Firm in "Outsourcing E-Mail Archiving: 2Q11 Update"
Sonian™, the pioneer in cloud-powered information archiving, today announced that leading analyst firm Gartner, Inc. has recognized the company as the first public cloud powered archiving solution in the outsourced e-mail archiving market. MarketWire

Oak Hill Capital Partners to Acquire Intermedia, Global Leader in Cloud Services
Oak Hill Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire, Inc. ("Intermedia" or the "Company"), a global leader in cloud services founded by technology entrepreneur Michael Choupak. In conjunction with the transaction, Oak Hill Capital also announced that Phil Koen, former CEO of Savvis, Inc MarketWire

New Sensing Solutions to Be Introduced at Sensors Expo & Conference
More than 150 exhibitors will showcase the newest technologies for sensors and sensors-related industries at the 2011 Sensors Expo & Conference, June 7-8 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL MarketWire

Kaltura Launches Partner Program With Unique Benefits for Resellers, OEMs, Service Providers and Digital Marketing Agencies
Kaltura, Inc. (, developer of the first open source online video platform, announced today that it has formally launched its new Partner Program with more than 100 partner members and growing rapidly. The Kaltura Partner Program is geared towards system integrators, value-added resellers, media consultants, OEMs, technology companies, and digital marketing agencies MarketWire

T-Mobile's G2X, iPhone 4 and HTC Thunderbolt Dominate Social Media Conversations in Top20 US Smartphones Rankings
SocialNuggets today announced that its April 2011 Top20 U.S. Smartphone Index, derived from analyzing over one million social media conversations, named T-Mobile's G2X phone as the highest ranking smartphone followed by Apple iPhone 4 and HTC Thunderbolt. This is a surprising leap for T-Mobile's G2X, which was not even ranked in the Top 20 last month MarketWire

Z3 Enterprises Announces Change of Business Direction and Intention to Change Name to HPEV, Inc.
In a Form 8-K filing on May 24, 2011, Z3 Enterprises Inc. (OTCQB: BIBB) (PINKSHEETS: BIBB) (the "Company") announced its intention to change its name and stock symbol to HPEV. After the name change, Z3 Enterprises Inc. ("Z3E") will formally be known as HPEV, Inc. MarketWire

Pacific Biomarkers Researchers' Article Featured in May/June 2011 Issue of IVD Technology Magazine
Two senior researchers at Pacific Biomarkers, Inc. (PBI) (OTCBB: PBMC), a provider of biomarker laboratory services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and diagnostics industries, have an article featured in the May/June 2011 issue of IVD Technology magazine. Timothy H. Carlson, PhD, Laboratory Director/Senior Director of Biomarker Innovation, and Amar A MarketWire

Mammoth Energy Group Acquires Chilean Lithium Assets
Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MMTE), a lithium and alternative energy mining company, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Compania Lithium Investments Limitada of Chile has acquired an initial thirteen lithium concessions for a total of 8649 acres (3500 Hectares) in the southern section of the Salar de Maricunga basin located in the province of Copiapo, Chile. MarketWire

Orphans Fight RBC's Royal Trust and Apotex's Barry Sherman in Canada's Largest Lawsuits
Editors Note: A photo for this release will be available via Marketwire on the picture wire of The Canadian Press. MarketWire

Propell Enables Fundraising for Disaster Relief Efforts
Propell Corporation (OTCBB: PROP), founder of the PropellShops® "instant ecommerce" system for schools, businesses, nonprofits and the military, has launched company shops supporting charities helping victims of the recent tornadoes in Missouri, as well as partnering with U.S. military personnel to raise funds for those recovering from the Japan earthquakes. MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies Rolling Out MedFlash to National Coalition of Eye Care IPA's (NCECIPA)
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX) ("Connectyx") www.connectyx MarketWire

NanoInk's NanoFabrication Systems Division to Exhibit and Present at the 2011 TechConnect Conference and Expo
NanoInk's® NanoFabrication Systems Division is pleased to announce that it will exhibit and give four presentations at the 2011 TechConnect World Conference and Expo, presented by the Nano Science and Technology Institute (NSTI) and the Clean Technology and Sustainable Industries Organization (CTSI) MarketWire

Grid Cloud Solutions Announces Option to Purchase 10 mW Ground Mount Solar Project
Grid Cloud Solutions Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRDC) announced today that it has entered into an exclusive Option Agreement to to acquire a 10 megawatt ground mounted photovoltaic solar project from a London, Ontario renewable energy developer. MarketWire

F3 Technologies, Inc. Joins Military to Medicine in Honoring Servicemembers' Spouses
F3 Technologies, Inc., (PINKSHEETS: FTCH) is proud and thrilled to announce that its™ music and entertainment platform has been chosen to host Military to Medicine's tribute to military spouses. MarketWire

dPollution Device (RMGX) Tests on Army Tank Show Decreased Opacity, Increased Power and Improved Fuel Economy
dPollution International Inc. (PINK SHEETS: RMGX) today announced significant new results from emission tests on a German-made Leopard tank outfitted with the patented dPollution Device. MarketWire

VCE Expands Partner Program
VCE, the Virtual Computing Environment Company, today announced the VCE Partner Program and official partnerships with four worldwide distributors. Both introductions mark significant channel momentum as the company extends market reach and provides additional incentives for partners. MarketWire

Alethia Biotherapeutics Announces Issuance of its First Therapeutic Target Patent Emanating from its Proprietary Target Discovery Platform
Alethia Biotherapeutics Inc., a privately held pre-clinical stage biotechnology company, announced today the issuance of US patent number 7,947,436 entitled "Polynucleotide and Polypeptide Sequences Involved in the Process of Bone Remodeling". This key patent provides protection for identification of Tsp50 inhibitors of osteoclast differentiation. Mr MarketWire

Amerigo Announces Dates for Release of Q1 2011 Results and Investor Conference Call
Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX: ARG) ("Amerigo" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company will release its first quarter 2011 financial results at market open on Tuesday June 14, 2011 and will hold an investor conference call to discuss the Company's Q1-2011 results on Wednesday June 15, 2011 at 11:00 am Pacific Daylight Time/2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time. MarketWire

Temperzone to Implement Epicor in Australia and New Zealand

Frank Perrotti, Jr. Joins Board of Studio One Media, Inc.
Studio One Media, Inc. ("Studio One") (OTCBB: SOMD), a leading edge entertainment & technology company, today announced that Frank Perrotti, Jr., has been elected to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Credit Sesame Reveals One out of Two Homeowners Missing Significant Opportunity to Save Money
Credit Sesame, the leading free online service that helps consumers make smarter credit decisions and optimize their loans for maximum savings, today announced that one out of two homeowners are missing a significant opportunity to save money. MarketWire

Foxit(R) Launches PhantomPDF(TM) 5.0, Unlocking the Power of PDF Creation
Foxit® Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents, today launched Foxit PhantomPDF 5.0, a suite of tools that allows users to create professional PDF documents and forms quickly, affordably, and securely MarketWire

Foxit(R) Redefines the PDF Reader
Foxit® Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents, today announced a new version of its flagship PDF reader, Foxit Reader 5.0 MarketWire

Warner Bros. Records to Release the Album to Transformers: Dark of the Moon on June 14th
On June 14th, Warner Bros. Records will release the album to the hotly anticipated motion picture Transformers: Dark of the Moon -- the third film in the Oscar®-nominated summer blockbuster Transformers series, which hits theaters nationwide on June 29th. A pre-order for the exclusive iTunes Deluxe edition begins May 31st at MarketWire

Berkeley, Davis and Auburn Named "Best College Towns for Renters" by
With college graduation season in full swing, (, the leading website for user reviews of apartments around the United States, today released its annual rankings of renter satisfaction for the 100 largest college towns and college cities in the country. MarketWire

Glare and Halos Are Significant Problems for People Wearing Glasses or Contact Lenses
According to a global study of vision-corrected subjects surveyed to better understand eye-related symptoms, halos and glare are common and bothersome symptoms. Halos are the appearance of rings around sources of light while glare is the difficulty seeing in the presence of bright light MarketWire

McDaniel Provides Home Safety Tips
As the weather heats up, the risk for fire or electrical related injuries around the house increases with more people grilling outside and trying to stay cool inside MarketWire

Roche and TeaRx Ltd. Sign License Agreement for Innovative Drugs Fighting Thrombosis, Stroke, and Embolism
Roche (SWISS: RO) (SWISS: ROG) (OTCQX: RHHBY) (PINKSHEETS: RHHBY) and TeaRx Ltd. (TeaRx), member of ChemRar High Tech Centre, have signed a license agreement granting TeaRx development and commercialization rights for a novel treatment for patients at risk of thrombosis in Russia and 12 other countries MarketWire

VAI Recognized With TEC Certification for Its ERP Solution: S2K for Distribution
VAI (Vormittag Associates, Inc.), an award-winning ERP solution provider, announced that it has been certified by Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) for its S2K for Distribution Software Solution. TEC specializes in impartial, quantifiable software selection MarketWire

WOM Partners With BoIA to Make Internet Accessible to All
WOM Communications, LLC has recently announced their partnership with the Bureau of Internet Accessibility ( This partnership will ensure website accessibility analysis using Section 508 standards, WCAG 1.0 standards and diagnostics for broken links. WOM Communications will use these services to introduce BoIA approved site analysis to all of WOM's clients MarketWire

Atex Empowers Advertising Sales Staffs With New Browser and Tablet Tools
Atex launches two new advertising solutions designed to help media companies enhance their advertising operations. With the Atex solutions, media companies can utilize a wide variety of browser-based devices as well as tablets to improve the productivity of sales staffs. The systems also encourage companies to adopt flexible business models that respond quickly to new revenue opportunities. MarketWire

155 Consecutive Winning Trades Over Two Years With Red Hot "Stock Alerts"
Since May, 2009 the BullTrade "Stock Alert" service has provided traders with 155 consecutive profitable trades. Very few traders, with the exception of "Stock Alert" members, can say they've accomplished this feat. This streak 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

4medica and Alcatel-Lucent to Demonstrate Technology Collaboration at 2011 International MUSE Conference
4medica, provider of the industry's leading cloud software-as-a-service (SaaS) clinical integration platform, announced that it will showcase the interoperability of the company's Integrated Health Record (IHR) solution with Alcatel-Lucent's TeleHealth Manager and My Teamwork applications at MEDITECH'S 2011 International Medical Users Software (MUSE) Conference. MarketWire

CWRN: "Revenues Distributed, 2nd Bulk Shipment Close"
Cotton & Western Mining, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CWRN), the company under Irrevocable Assignment of Documentary Letter of Credit Proceeds, distributed the revenues from its first bulk shipment of iron ore under the following percentages; 60% to ongoing operations, 30% to Project Investors and 10% to Management MarketWire

Sage Innovates With Exalead CloudView to Enhance Its ERP User Experience
Exalead, a subsidiary of Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) and a global provider of search and information access software for the enterprise and the Web, and The Sage Group PLC, the world's number three ERP vendor, today announced that Sage has selected Exalead CloudView to power the new Sage Search offering in its Sage ERP X3 suite (version 6.2+). MarketWire

HotCloud Announces Mobile Technology Application Development Partnership With MacroSolve
HotCloud Mobile, Inc. (OTCBB: HOTM), a leading supplier of wireless products and services designed to enhance the wireless experience, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a technology development partnership with MacroSolve, Inc. (OTCQB: MCVE) (PINKSHEETS: MCVE). MarketWire

Proxim Wireless Board of Directors Welcomes Three New Members
Proxim Wireless Corporation (PINKSHEETS: PRXM), a leading provider of high performance indoor and outdoor wireless backhaul systems, announced that three new members, Toru Kashima, Robert M. Pons, and David J. Porte, were elected to its Board of Directors at Proxim's May 17, 2011 annual meeting of stockholders. MarketWire

America West Resources Completes Mine Development and Commences Full Production at Horizon Coal Mine
America West Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: AWSR), a domestic compliant coal producer with mining operations in Central Utah, today announced that it has successfully completed mine development and commenced full production at Horizon Coal Mine, located in Carbon County about 120 miles southeast of Salt Lake City, Utah MarketWire

SPP Process Technology Systems (SPTS) and Australia's Griffith University Sign Joint Development Agreement to Develop Silicon Carbide (SiC) on Silicon Technology
SPP Process Technology Systems (SPTS), a leading manufacturer of plasma etch and deposition, and thermal processing equipment for the semiconductor and related industries, and Griffith University in Australia today announced a joint development agreement (JDA) targeting the commercialization of Silicon Carbide (SiC) on Silicon (Si) technology MarketWire

SMT Reports Geoscientists Predict Higher Oil Prices in 2012
Geoscience professionals anticipate an increase in oil prices in 2012, according to survey data announced today by SMT, a leader in geoscientific interpretation software. Results of the company's annual Geoscientist View of the Future Survey indicate that respondents anticipate the price of crude will close in on $150 per barrel in 2012, and may even move higher by 2016 MarketWire

Sancon Announces 2011 First Quarter Results
Sancon Resources Recovery, Inc. (OTCBB: SRRY)(or "Sancon"), a growing environmental services and waste recycling company withoperations in both China and Australia, announced today results for its 2011first quarter ended March 31, 2011. MarketWire

CEO Brian Cook Comments on Federal Legislation Introduced Today Directed Toward Legalizing Cannabis
Altitude Organic Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ERBB), a leading national, publicly-traded medical marijuana company, announced today the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) sponsored multiple Federal bills introduced in the House of Representatives today pertaining to marijuana legislation around the country MarketWire

Plantronics Thanks the Santa Cruz Area for Fifty Years of Support With a Community Celebration
Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) today announced it is hosting a community celebration at its Santa Cruz headquarters to thank the people and businesses of the surrounding area, as well as company employees, for their many years of support and community involvement MarketWire

Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. Completes Acquisition of Hong Kong-Based Magic Bright Ltd. With Over $28 Million in Annual Revenue
Green EnviroTech Holdings Corp. (OTCBB: GETH), a company at the forefront of waste plastics recovery and recycling, announced today the details of its acquisition of Magic Bright Limited, a leading Hong Kong-based waste plastics recycling and trading company with the filing of an amended 8K. MarketWire

May Netcraft Survey Shows Symantec Has Largest SSL Certificate Gain for the Month and Continues Year-Over-Year Market Share Growth
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that it achieved the largest SSL Certificate growth for the month of May with 8,322 units, and its unit market share grew by 3.55 percent year-over-year, according to the latest Netcraft survey MarketWire

Zendesk Wins CODiE Award for Best Relationship Management Solution
Zendesk, the proven cloud-based help desk software provider, today announced that it has been selected by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) as a winner in the 26th Annual CODiE Awards competition for "Best Relationship Management Solution MarketWire

GlobalSign Survey Reveals That Healthcare Industry's Focus on Regulatory Compliance Is Not Improving Security or Privacy
GlobalSign, one of the longest established Certification Authorities (CA) and specialists in SSL Certificate security, today announced results of a survey revealing that a focus on regulatory compliance is not leading to a reduction in data breaches within the healthcare industry MarketWire

GlobalSign BIOWRAP Provides Healthcare, Pharmaceutical Industries With Security, Privacy and Compliance Over All Digital Information
GlobalSign, one of the longest established Certification Authorities (CA) and specialists in online security, today announced that its BIOWRAP® Encrypted File System is now available to healthcare and pharmaceutical industry customers MarketWire

EVCARCO, Inc. Receives First Sirius Electric Truck
EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA) announced today that it has received its first Sirius Electric Truck. The all electric commercial truck provides EVCARCO with a product that the Company can deliver to commercial clients MarketWire

Media Advisory: Sporting Kansas City and Cisco Unveil Next Generation Fan Experience at Livestrong Sporting Park
Robb Heineman, Sporting Club CEO, and David Holland, general manager and senior vice president of the Sports and Entertainment Solutions Group at Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) will host a press conference on Tuesday, June 7 to announce their collaboration in creating the ultimate fan experience at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park MarketWire

Fujitsu Delivers a Standardized Global Legacy Modernization Solution
Fujitsu, a leading provider of information and communications technology (ICT) business solutions, announced the launch of its Global Legacy Modernization Solution. The announcement of this offering is further supported by the release of a web-based service for customers to undertake an online self-assessment at each level of the service capability set MarketWire

Keynote Presentation at Leading European Antibody Conference Highlights Immune Reactivation Mechanisms of Bavituximab
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of cancer and viral infections, today announced a keynote presentation at the 10th Annual Informa Life Sciences Recombinant Antibodies Conference in Barcelona, Spain. Dr MarketWire

Kidfresh Donates More Than 12,000 Meals to Help Feed Children in Need in New York City
Kidfresh, the New York-based Company that pioneered natural and wholesome meals for children, donated an entire tractor trailer of their healthy, all-natural, vegetable-rich kids meals to City Harvest's 10th annual Feed the Kids food drive MarketWire

Penn State Selects iclicker's Classroom Response System
After piloting the top classroom response systems, Penn State has selected iclicker as the centrally supported system for its 20 undergraduate campuses. Starting in fall 2011, iclicker will provide Penn State's faculty and students with its reliable, simple and intuitive polling solution to increase interactivity and advance learning. MarketWire

Newest Issue of MASK The Magazine Released Before the Summer, When Studies Show Drug Use Among Kids Increases Dramatically
Did you know there is a 40% increase in first-time marijuana use among school-age kids during the months of June and July compared to the rest of the year? Why? Perhaps children have too much unsupervised time during the summer or are just plain bored, which is why MASK (Mothers Awareness on School-age Kids) has released its newest issue of MASK The Magazine before summer. MarketWire

Medivation Announces Webcast of MDV3100 Investor Briefing at ASCO and Corporate Presentation at Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference
Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) today announced that it will hold the following events in June: MarketWire

Companies in Middle East Region Ranked Lowest for Business English Competency
GlobalEnglish Corporation (, the leading provider of on-demand development and support for Business English communication, today announced GlobalTalk Middle East. The summit is co-sponsored by XpertLearning (www.xpertlearning MarketWire

Cadence U.S. Patents Top 1,000
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced it has received its 1000th U.S. patent, carrying forward a tradition of innovation that began with the formation of the company in 1988. The company holds in excess of 1,200 patents worldwide MarketWire Morning Alerts: Explortex Energy, Easylink Solutions, Elite Pharma, Lithium Exploration, Valcom, Jammin Java, Sirius, Washington Mutual, and MediSafe 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

First Speakers Announced: International Top Stars Explore Digital Brand Building at dmexco's UBERCLOUD
Top global leaders and innovative players from the creative, media and advertisers sectors: The dmexco's exclusive Pre-Day-Event UBERCLOUD in Cologne is announcing the first names of its international, top-manned speaker list. On September 20th, 2011, the masterminds of the creative scene will discuss the new dimensions of brand building and entertainment in the digital world MarketWire

MULTIMEDIA RELEASE: Unveils Treasure Trove of Rarely Seen U.S. Navy Photos to Commemorate Memorial Day
This coming Memorial Day, in recognition of the millions of Americans who have served in the United States Navy, (NASDAQ: ACOM), the world's largest online family history resource, has made available for the first time online, more than 3,600 U.S. Navy Cruise Books from the years of 1918-2009 MarketWire

DCT Announces Breakthrough Purchase Order
Document Capture Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DCMT), an IP-driven leader in the design, development, manufacture and sale of advanced imaging technologies for over a decade, today announced that the Company has secured a significant purchase order from one of its newer large OEM customers, with the potential for follow-on orders of substantial size. The name of the client was not disclosed. MarketWire

Yippy Partners With InfoSpace
Yippy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YIPI) ( ("Yippy" or the "Company"), providers of the world's fastest, family friendly educational search engine and web portal, reports that it recently entered into a formal long-term partnership agreement with InfoSpace, Inc. ("InfoSpace"), a leader in the Internet search market. MarketWire

Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. Positions Itself to Become the New Leader in the Wired Mobile Phone Headset Industry
Sunrise Consulting Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNRS) announced today that the company has entered into an agreement to purchase RF3 by Mackarl Enterprises, the patent owner for the proprietary technology known as Aircom. RF3 is an established brand of wired headsets for the mobile phone industry MarketWire

Sen Yu International Holdings, Inc. Sees Benefits From Rising Hog Prices
Sen Yu International Holdings, Inc. ("Sen Yu International" or the "Company") (OTCBB: CSWG), a leading commercial hog breeder and supplier in Heilongjiang Province, the People's Republic of China, today commented that it expects rising hog prices to help increase breeders' profits and expects solid long-term demand for its commercial breeding hogs based on rising consumption by Chinese consumers MarketWire

Willbros to Present at the 2011 Credit Suisse Engineering & Construction Conference
Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) today announced that the Company will be attending the 2011 Credit Suisse Engineering & Construction Conference to be held in New York City on June 2, 2011. MarketWire

Willow Creek Prepares Property for Drill Program on Hercules Gold & Silver Property, Nevada
Willow Creek Enterprises Inc. (OTCBB: WLOC) (the "Company" or "Willow Creek") is pleased to announce that it is in the final stages of preparations for the upcoming drill program at its Hercules Gold & Silver Property in southern Lyon County, Nevada, USA. The program will commence as soon as the ground work has been completed and the drill rig and crew have been mobilized MarketWire

Michaels Stores, Inc. Reports Record First Quarter Results
Michaels Stores, Inc. (the "Company") todayreported unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended April 30,2011. Total sales for the quarter were $953 million, a 5.7% increase fromfiscal 2010 first quarter sales of $901 million. Same-store sales for thecomparable 13-week period increased 4.3%, versus a 4.9% increase last year. MarketWire

Corey Pavin to Receive Award for His Passionate Support of the U.S. Military
2010 Ryder Cup Captain, 1995 U.S. Open Champion and world-class golfer, Corey Pavin, will be awarded the Corporal Brock Bucklin Patriot Award by the Folds of Honor Foundation on Memorial Day, May 30, 2011. This is the second year the foundation has presented this meaningful award; the 2010 recipient was President George H.W. Bush. MarketWire

PENSRUS Offering Expanded Line of Funeral Home Advertising Pens
PENSRUS, a leading distributor of personalized and promotional products including advertising pens and pencils, sticky notes, backpacks, mouse pads and more, is expanding their selection of funeral home pens in an effort to help build family loyalty for funeral homes nationwide. MarketWire

Tax Issues Hinder Construction in South Carolina, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Incorporated (NASDAQ:AMZN) (Seattle, Washington) plans to build distribution centers in Tennessee and South Carolina, despite unresolved tax issues in South Carolina. Amazon plans to build distribution centers in each state, provided the company receives requested tax exemptions and incentives MarketWire

Fresh Start Tax: Choosing an IRS Tax Debt Relief Firm
Michael Sullivan, co-founder of Fresh Start Tax, was a former IRS Agent who worked in the IRS Collection Division. One of his jobs during his tenure with the IRS was an instructor that taught the Offer in Compromise Program or as some call it the IRS Tax Settlement Program in the Local, District and Regional offices of the Internal Revenue Service. MarketWire

Over Ten Large Petrochemical Companies Adopt KEMROCK(TM) Chemical-Resistant Cement System for Plant Construction and Repair
CERATECH, Inc. recently announced that its KEMROK™ cement is now in service at eleven firms where high durability and corrosion resistance are critical. According to Leo Kahl, Vice President of Marketing, "The most gratifying development has been the repeat business. One of our early customers is now on their fourth concrete project using KEMROK™, and has scheduled three more MarketWire

It Would Be Irresponsible for Maria Shriver and Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to Litigate Their Divorce, Says L.A. Family Law Attorney Mark Baer
Los Angeles Family Law Attorney Mark B. Baer says it would be totally irresponsible and ill-advised for former First Lady Maria Shriver and former Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger to litigate their divorce. Earlier this month, the couple announced their separation and it was revealed that Maria Shriver had retained Hollywood celebrity divorce Attorney Laura Wasser to represent her. MarketWire

INSIGHT Named a Top 20 Green Supply Chain Partner by Food Logistics
INSIGHT, Inc., a top international provider of supply chain planning solutions for the world's foremost companies, announces being named to Food Logistics magazine's Top 20 Green Supply Chain Partners for 2011 MarketWire

Dole Releases List of Twin Cities' "Top Banana" Businesses
From the Grilled Marlin Steak with Jerked Banana and Mango Chutney at Caribe Caribbean Bistro to the Banana Cream Pie at Keys Cafe, the Twin Cities have officially gone bananas. And no one could be more excited than Dole, the world's largest banana provider. MarketWire

Designing Digitally, Inc. Wins 2011 Air Force Research Lab Virtual World Contract
Teaching students how to build airplanes, robots and simulations is serious business, but Designing Digitally, Inc. plans to make it a game -- literally. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan: Agilent Gains Largest Share in Wireless Test Market Through Range of Products, Market-Focused Approach and Customer-Oriented Solutions
Based on its recent analysis of the wireless test equipment market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Agilent Technologies, Inc. (Agilent) with the 2011 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Share Leadership of the Year for emerging as the leader in the global wireless test equipment market with a total leading share of 16 MarketWire

Signet Reports 47.5% Increase in EPS for First Quarter Driven by a 10.2% Rise in Same Store Sales
Signet Jewelers Limited ("Signet") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG), the world's largest specialty retail jeweler, todayannounced its results for the 13 weeks ended April 30, 2011 ("Q1 Fiscal2012(1)"). MarketWire

ValidSoft CEO Announces Progress on Privacy, Security to Elephant Talk Shareholders
ValidSoft ( CEO Patrick Carroll has announced a range of new activities and cited several competitive advantages for ValidSoft during a recent conference call for shareholders of its parent company, Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: ETAK) ( MarketWire

EDF Driving Nuclear Power Agenda to 2020, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info (Galway, Ireland) -- Europe's largest energy company, Electricite de France S.A. (EPA:EDF) (EDF) (Paris, France), is determined to drive ahead its nuclear power strategy over the coming decade, in the face of rising anti-nuclear sentiment in Europe and the imminent arrival of stricter safety regulations. MarketWire

Heineken(R) invites the world to a Legendary Date
Premium international beer brandHeineken® today announced the launch of the eagerly-awaited secondfilm from its global Open Your World campaign, called "The Date". MarketWire

Agennix Announces Publication of Data From Talactoferrin Phase II Trial in First-Line Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Published in Journal of Thoracic Oncology
Agennix AG (FRANKFURT: AGX) (XETRA: AGX) has announced the publication of a Phase II randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial evaluating the Company's lead product candidate, oral talactoferrin, in first-line non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in the peer-reviewed medical journal, Journal of Thoracic Oncology MarketWire

Cisco Announces $10 Million Investment to Support Sustainable Job Creation and Economic Development in Jordan
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced that it will invest $10 million to seed a sustainable model of job-creation and economic development in Jordan. The venture capital investment will be targeted at small businesses that provide innovative products, services and solutions MarketWire

Foreclosure Homes Account for 28 Percent of All Q1 2011 Residential Sales According to RealtyTrac(R) U.S. Foreclosure Sales Report
RealtyTrac® (, the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its Q1 2011 U.S. Foreclosure Sales Report™, which shows that sales of bank-owned homes and those in some stage of foreclosure accounted for 28 percent of all U.S MarketWire

ACP Rail: Travel Spain by Train
Planning a trip to Spain this summer? Travelers will be happy to know that booking transportation around this vibrant country just got easier as ACP Rail International now offers domestic train routes as e-tickets MarketWire

Skinny Water's(R) Zero Calories, Zero Guilt, Zero Dollar Gas Giveaway
Skinny Nutritional Corp. (OTCBB: SKNY), the maker of Skinny Water® and a leader in the zero-calorie enhanced water category, announced today a distribution and promotional relationship with Utah-based fuel and convenience stores, Holiday Oil. Under this new partnership, six great tasting flavors of Skinny Water® will be available at 45 Holiday Oil stores in the Utah market MarketWire

Director/PDMR Shareholding

Wireless Age Communications Inc. Announces New Appointment
Wireless Age Communications Inc., (PINK SHEETS: WLSA), ("Wireless Age" or "the Company") a public company, with its operational headquarters located in King City, Ontario is pleased to announce that General (Ret.) Lewis W. MacKenzie has accepted the companies' invitation to join its Advisory Board as its Vice Chairman MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals Receives Non-Compliance Notice From NYSE AMEX

Minerco Resources, Inc. Receives Municipal Rights for the Iscan Hydroelectric Project
Minerco Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: MINE) (PINKSHEETS: MINE), a progressive developer, producer and provider of clean, renewable energy solutions in Latin America, announced today the company has received the Municipal Rights from Municipality of Guata for its Iscan Project. MarketWire

Inaugural foreign currency bond with US distribution
The Kingdom of Sweden raises 1.5 billion dollar (SEK 9 billion) in a new three-year benchmark bond to the Riksbank. As a novelty, the bonds may be purchased by US-based investors. GlobeNewswire

Resolutions of annual General Meeting of Shareholders of USG People N.V.
Almere, 26 May 2011 - All the items on the agenda of the annual General Meeting of Shareholders held on 26 May 2011 were approved or adopted by the shareholders as proposed.   GlobeNewswire

USG People signs 'Talent to the Top' Charter
USG People seeking to put and keep the spotlight on diversity   GlobeNewswire

New Technology to Improve Early Detection of Explosive Volcanic Ash Cloud Eruptions
Vaisala's Global Lightning Dataset GLD360, now includes new technology that can provide early warnings of explosive ash clouds that cause disruptions to aviation routes and safety. The technology detects lightning produced by volcanic eruptions which is a key indicator of potential ash cloud bursts GlobeNewswire

Capital Markets Day 2011 in Stockholm: Nobia's journey to 10 per cent
Aiming for a double-digit operating margin and pursuing efficiency and growth summarizes Nobia's strategy going forward. The Group's long-standing change process has now been ongoing for a year and the operating margin over the past 12-month period has risen to date from 1.1 to 4.4 per cent GlobeNewswire

Golden LEED Certificate to Vaisala's New Head Office
New building also one of Finland's largest solar power producers GlobeNewswire

E-commerce and EU regulation were major topics at the UGAL General Assembly hosted by Kesko in Helsinki
KESKO CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 26.05.2011 AT 12.30 1(1)  The Union of Groups of Independent Retailers of Europe - UGAL - held its General Assembly in Helsinki on 25-26 May 2011. The meeting gathered about 50 representatives from different parts of Europe. GlobeNewswire

Outokumpu received ISSF sustainability award
PRESS RELEASE26 May 2011 at 1.00 pm EET  The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has granted the first ISSF Sustainability Award for Outokumpu. The acknowledgement was received in ISSF Annual General Meeting in Madrid, Spain on 22 May 2011 GlobeNewswire

Norske Skog sells energy in Brazil
Norske Skog has entered into an agreement to sell all the shares in the energy company Enerpar (Energias do Paraná Ltda) to a subsidiary of SN Power Invest AS in Brazil (SN Power Participações Ltda) for BRL 120 million, equivalent to NOK 410 million at the current exchange rate GlobeNewswire

Archer Limited First Quarter 2011 Results
Hamilton, Bermuda (May 26, 2011) GlobeNewswire

Heineken® invites the world to a Legendary Date
Amsterdam, 26 May 2011 - Premium international beer brand Heineken® today announced the launch of the eagerly-awaited second film from its global Open Your World campaign, called "The Date". GlobeNewswire

Highlights (including post-period) GlobeNewswire

Handelsbanken's employee convertible bond 2011 oversubscribed
On 23 March 2011, the AGM of Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ) resolved on a convertible bond programme aimed at the employees of the Group, for a nominal amount of a maximum of SEK 2,512,500,000 by issuing convertible bonds. GlobeNewswire

Election and establishment of Sparebankstiftelsen SpareBank 1 SMN through conversion of primary capital to equity share capital.

Preliminary Results Year Ended 27 March 2011

Hornbach Group with earnings growth as well
HORNBACH HOLDING AG /Hornbach Group with earnings growth as well . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions wins offshore loading systems contracts in Brazil
26 May 2011 - Aker Solutions has won two similar contracts, together worth approx. 120 million NOK, from CQG Oil & Gas Contractors Inc. and CCI Oil & Gas Contractors Inc., for the supply of Pusnes offloading systems(TM) to two FPSOs in the Brazilian market. GlobeNewswire

AIB - proposed acquisition of EBS Limited to form one of the two pillar Irish banks
For Immediate Release 26th May 2011 GlobeNewswire

Jennings Capital Inc. Gives Formation Metals (TSX:FCO) a Speculative Buy Recommendation - Video Summary of Report Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, May 26, 2011 - Jennings Capital analyst, Ken Chernin, has initiated coverage for Formation Metals (TSX:FCO) and issued a speculative buy recommendation with a 12 month target of $2.60, more than double today's $1.10 price. GlobeNewswire

Delhaize Group Shareholders Approve 2010 Dividend and Elect New Members to the Board of Directors
BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 26, 2011 - Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB, NYSE: DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, announced today that during its Ordinary and Extraordinary General Meeting its shareholders have approved the annual accounts for fiscal year 2010 and the distribution of a EUR 1.72 gross dividend per share GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters to Present at the Sanford C. Bernstein 2011 Strategic Decisions Conference
NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 - Thomas H. Glocer, chief executive officer of Thomson Reuters (NYSE, TSX: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, will present at Sanford C. Bernstein's 2011 Strategic Decisions Conference in New York City on Friday, June 3, 2011.Mr. Glocer is scheduled to speak at 10:00 a.m. EDT GlobeNewswire

Continental Gold (TSX:CNL) Featured in Report by Resourcexinvestor - Video Summary Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, May 26, 2011 - Resourcexinvestor's Nathan Pearson discusses Continental Gold (TSX:CNL) and its aggressive drill program in Colombia, South America.   GlobeNewswire

CNN and Nokia announce plans for international partnership
CNN's news content to be supported by Nokia's mapping services GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Limited - Lapse of Voluntary Offer

Metso to supply minerals processing equipment and services to Russian Copper Company in Russia
Metso Corporation's press release on May 26, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Active Biotech Presents Data regarding the 57-57 Project at EULAR
Active Biotech (NASDAQ OMX Nordic: ACTI) has presented data from an exploratory clinical trial in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) patients at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2011, an international event for specialists in the field of rheumatology, held in London May 25-28*. GlobeNewswire

Algeco Scotsman Enters Into Transaction to Acquire Ausco Modular Holdings Ltd.
Algeco Scotsman Furthers Global Expansion Through Combination With Leading Asia-Pacific Modular Buildings Provider, Ausco Modular GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG Energy - Mandatory Notification of Trade

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