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Euro zone crisis adversely affecting Indian markets, says Mukherjee
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said that the Euro zone economic crisis was causing volatility in the Indian stock markets. ANI

Facebook plans to 'slay mobile makers' with Android powered 'Buffy' phone
Facebook has reportedly allied with HTC to build a customized smartphone that has a much deeper integration with the social network than any previous "Facebook phone". ANI

Apple's plan to launch iPhone 5 with 4-inch screen goes against Steve Jobs' vision
Apple is reportedly planning to launch iPhone 5 that would feature a four-inch screen, an idea that was turned down by the company's late visionary-co founder Steve Jobs. ANI

More effort needed to curb inflation: D. Subbarao
Expressing concern over rising inflation, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor D. Subbarao has said efforts need to be taken to curb it, especially for the benefit of the poorer sections of society. ANI

Honda to Install Programmed Fuel Injection System (PGM-FI) to All Motorcycle Models Produced in Indonesia by the End of 2013
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Suprema Launches FBI PIV Certified Fingerprint Live Scanner with Live Finger Detection Technology
Suprema, Inc., a global leader in biometrics and identification solution, launches RealScan-G1, a compact fingerprint live scanner with FBI PIV certification and live finger detection technology. The FBI PIV-IQS certification requires strict qualitymeasures for single fingerprint scanner and it is an essential certification for US government and most countries' public procurements ACN Newswire

Southern Silver Exploration (TSXV:SSV) Reports 140 Grams per Tonne Silver over 11.5 Metres from Mexican Property - Video Summary Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, November 22, 2011 - Southern Silver Exploration (TSXV:SSV) reported that assays from core drilling on their Cerra Las Minitas project, continue to demonstrate both the continuity and thickness of mineralization on the Blind Zone.InvestmentPitch.com has produced a ""video news alert"" about Southern Silver Exploration. If this link is not enabled, please visit www ACN Newswire

A*STAR SIMTech Sees Future in Game Changing Printed Electronics and Functional Films
SIMTech established Singapore's first Large Area Processing Research Programme as it sets sights on creating a new industry to produce innovative large area printed electronics and functional films that are cost-effective, energy-efficient and environmentally friendly ACN Newswire

Thomson Reuters Debuts Ground-Breaking New Legal Online Service in Australia
Westlaw AU enables customers to make better decisions fasterPrymont, Australia, November 23, 2011 - Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced that it has launched Westlaw AU, the latest advance in online research for legal professionals in Australia.Westlaw AU (thomsonreuters.com ACN Newswire

Golden Touch Resources (TSXV:GOT) Receives Assays from Rubik Gold Project, Albania - Video Summary Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, November 22, 2011 - Golden Touch Resources (TSXV:GOT)  has received the final assay results from the first round of drilling at its flagship Rubik Gold project in AlbaniaInvestmentPitch.com has produced a ""video news alert"" based on this news. If this link is not enabled, please visit www.InvestmentPitch.com and enter ""Golden Touch"" in the search box ACN Newswire

Russell Small Cap Indexes: The Russell Greater China Small Cap Index Underperformed the U.S Small Cap Russell 2000 Index YTD Through November 22
The Russell Greater China Small Cap Index posted a marginal gain of (+0.5%), quarter-to-date, underperforming the U.S Small Cap Russell 2000 Index which reflected a (+8.3%) gain quarter-to-date through November 22. MarketWire

William Mark Corporation Debuts Number One Toy: Air Swimmers
The leading aerodynamic toy manufacturer, William Mark Corporation, debuts the worldwide phenomenon -- Air Swimmers® (www.airswimmers.com), a revolutionary remote controlled flying balloon fish. As the hottest toy on the market, this innovative "air-toy" not only provides hours of entertainment for children and adults, but has redefined what can be achieved with remote control products MarketWire

Pamela Anderson Talks Turkey
Pamela Anderson and Last Chance for Animals (LCA) will be getting together for a compassionate Thanksgiving with the turkeys at The Gentle Barn at 10:00am on Thanksgiving Day. MarketWire

Ci&T to Discuss Business Value of Agile Development at Enterprise Agile 2011 Conference
What: Ci&T, a technology outsourcing and software product engineering company, today announced that Leonardo Mattiazzi, vice president of international business for Ci&T, will participate in a panel discussion about the business value of agile development as part of the Enterprise Agile 2011 conference, to be held on Friday, Nov. 25, 2011, in Tokyo MarketWire

Quantum to Present at Credit Suisse 2011 Technology Conference
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced that CFO Linda Breard will be presenting at the following conference: MarketWire

Rio Salado College's Teacher Prep Program Receives $1.2 Million Noyce Grant to Train Science and Math Teachers
The Teacher Preparation Program of Rio Salado College recently received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Noyce Scholarship Program award of nearly $1.2 million to support the recruitment and training of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) professionals who are interested in becoming a science or math teacher in 7-12 grade classrooms in Arizona. MarketWire

McGuire Real Estate Welcomes Agent Angelo Cosentino to Its Mill Valley Office
A San Francisco native and longtime real estate agent, Angelo Cosentino, joins McGuire with more than 15 years of experience representing home buyers and sellers across the Bay Area. MarketWire

Author Paul Dorset Offers a Novel Approach for Young Adults
Paul Dorset's new novel, "New Blood: Melrose Part 1" (http://pauldorset.blogspot.com), capitalizes on the current bloodlust for vampire books, movies and TV dramas to encourage older teenagers and young adults to keep reading. MarketWire

Children's Book Teaches Kids Importance of Political Participation
According to the figures compiled by The Center for Information & Research on Civic Learning and Engagement, a project by Tufts University, youth voting in presidential elections has been inching up in recent years. In 2008, 51 percent of voters ages 18 to 30 voted, up 2 percent from the 2004 elections MarketWire

Richard Buzzell's Debut Novel Captures 'Occupy' Spirit
"ZombieStop Parade" (www.zombiestop.wordpress.com), Richard Buzzell's new debut novel, takes readers on an entertaining journey into the minds of some of the real-life 99-percenter protesters -- especially the millennials among them. MarketWire

Revestor Chooses San Diego to Launch Its Patent Pending Real Estate Software
Revestor is a website for real estate buyers, investors, and agents to search homes for sale by the highest potential returns. Revestor's technology is positioned to be the industry leader in re-establishing buyer and investor confidence in the real estate market. MarketWire

ePals 2011 Third Quarter Conference Call Notice
ePals Corporation (TSX-V: SLN), an education technology company and leading safe social learning network, issued notice today that it will release its 2011 third quarter financial results prior to the open of trading on Wednesday, November 30, 2011. MarketWire

Whole Foods Market(R) Creates Short Film Series Featuring Local Farmers and Their Stories
The Southern Pacific region of Whole Foods Market® today announced the release of its short film series, entitled "Share the Whole Holiday," that showcases local farmers and their amazing true stories MarketWire

Pennichuck Corporation Announces PUC Approval of Merger Transaction
Pennichuck Corporation (NASDAQ: PNNW) today announced that the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission ("NHPUC") issued its order approving Pennichuck's acquisition by the City of Nashua, New Hampshire (the "City") pursuant to the terms of an Agreement and Plan of Merger dated November 10, 2010 ("Merger Agreement") MarketWire

MOSAID Reports Results for Second Quarter Fiscal 2012
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Holiday Shopping Is Easy at Scrubs & Beyond
From nurses and doctors to EMTs, dentists and medical students, you won't have any trouble finding the right gift at Scrubs & Beyond. Whether you shop their catalog, online or in one of their 27 nationwide stores, you'll find much more than discount scrubs including medical shoes, stethoscopes, accessories and items you will only find at Scrubs & Beyond. MarketWire

Santa Cruz Real Estate Broker American Dream Realty Launches New Website
American Dream Realty (ADR) is excited to announce the launch of its redesigned advanced technology website at www.ADRHomes.com. MarketWire

NuVasive to Participate in the Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, announced today that Patrick F MarketWire

AC by Jay Offers Duct Testing and Sealing
When it comes to their Phoenix heating and cooling systems, most homeowners don't give them a second thought if they seem to be operating properly. Even though it might seem like everything is running smoothly, there could be something going wrong behind the scenes and could be costing hundreds of dollars every year MarketWire

Leading Periodontists Worldwide Excited About Research Data for the LANAP(R) Protocol
New research unveiled to a standing-room-only assembly of the leading periodontists across the globe shows regeneration of bone in teeth affected by periodontal disease when treated with the LANAP protocol. These results have not been previously documented in any dental research worldwide. MarketWire

The San Jose Group Celebrates 30th Anniversary, Announces 30 Hours of Volunteering by Employees
To celebrate 30 years of accomplishing unprecedented marketing results for its clients, The San Jose Group (SJG) is launching a community-based volunteering initiative led by its employees, "30 Years, 30 Hours." In honor of this milestone anniversary on Dec. 11, each employee has pledged to serve a local non-profit organization by volunteering 30 hours during this celebrated year. MarketWire

Amwest Zipclik Announces Release of iPhone Application
Amwest Imaging Incorporated (OTCBB: AMWI) is pleased to announce it has completed the development of its iPhone Application for its proprietary Zipclik encryption software, and is looking forward to its pending release in Apple's "app store." The application now provides the ability to utilize peer-to-peer encryption for voice calls between iPhone users. MarketWire

Intersil Corporation to Present at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a world leader in the design and manufacture of high performance analog and mixed signal semiconductors, today announced that Dave Bell, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference on December 1st. MarketWire

Prosper Announces 'Reason to Sing' Free iPod(R) Nano Giveaway
Prosper, a peer-to-peer (P2P) lending marketplace for personal loans, today unveiled its "Reason to Sing" giveaway. Prosper is offering a free iPod Nano(*) to borrowers who get a personal loan during the holiday promotion, which runs from November 21, 2011 through November 27, 2011. MarketWire

GlobalEyeglasses.com Launches Four-Day Black Friday Bonanza and Cyber Monday Sales Blitz
GlobalEyeglasses.com, the company that carries the largest online collection of eyewear in the world, today kick-started a four-day shopping bonanza to celebrate Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the season. MarketWire

Fulton Financial Corporation to Present at the J.P. Morgan SMid Cap Conference
Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT) today announced that it will participate as a presenter at J.P. Morgan's SMid Cap Conference on December 1, 2011 at the J.P. Morgan Conference Center in New York. MarketWire

Fulton Financial Corporation to Present at FBR Capital Markets' Fall Investor Conference
Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT) today announced that it will participate as a presenter at FBR Capital Markets' 2011 Fall Investor Conference on November 29, 2011 at the Grand Hyatt New York. MarketWire

Sutter Gold Mining and OvaGene Oncology Win Year End Awards at San Diego Investment Conference
The San Diego Investment Conference (SDIC) is proud to celebrate its national conference honoring the the Best 2011 California Company and Best 2011 Presentation. The Award's Conference was sponsored by SDIC's sister conference series, the West Coast Wall Street Conference (WCWSC) and Kiosk Solutions, LLC (www.kiosksol.com) MarketWire

Chief Engineer and General Manager for Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County Announces Retirement
Stephen R. Maguin, Chief Engineer and General Manager of the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County, has announced his retirement effective early 2012. Mr. Maguin is a 41-year employee of the Sanitation Districts who has served for the last 5 1/2 years in the capacity of the Chief Engineer and General Manager. MarketWire

Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. to Participate in the 2011 FBR Fall Investor Conference
Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: DCOM) (the "Company"), the parent company of The Dime Savings Bank of Williamsburgh ("Dime"), announced that its President and Chief Operating Officer Michael P. Devine will participate in the FBR 2011 Fall Investor Conference to be held in New York City on Tuesday, November 29, 2011. Mr MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Releases PV Elite(R) 2012 With New Code Updates and Features Plus Productivity Enhancements
Intergraph has released PV Elite 2012 with new features, code updates, and productivity enhancements for vessel and exchanger design and analysis MarketWire

Social-Coupon.com Features an Executive Physical at Half Price
Dr. Gregory Cohen, CEO of Physician Compliance Network and Medical Director of Westside Preventive Medicine, announced today that they will offer a coupon on Social-Coupon.com for an Executive Physical at half price. MarketWire

Larry Flynt Offers $10,000 Reward for Information Leading to the Arrest and Conviction of Hit and Run Driver
At approximately 5:00 AM PT on the morning of November 21, 2011, Larry Hughes, a long-time employee of Larry Flynt Productions, was run down by a driver who sped away from the scene. Larry Flynt is offering a reward of $10,000 to anyone who can provide information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for this crime. MarketWire

Zacuto Has Plenty of iPhone Accessories for New iPhone 4S
Apple recently released the newest version of their iPhone and Zacuto is ready to outfit these phones with an exclusive line of iPhone related accessories. Because the iPhone 4S features 1080p HD video recording, more people are beginning to shoot high quality videos with their iPhones. However, shooting video with an iPhone is no easy task MarketWire

Kit-A-Day Giveaway - A Celebration of the Make: Ultimate Kit Guide
Every day between Thanksgiving and Christmas, tune into Makezine.com for spectacular kits giveaways. We'll be giving away some of the coolest kits from the "Make: Ultimate Kit Guide 2012," including FIVE MakerBot 3D printers worth $1300 each! MarketWire

UT Rep. Stephen Sandstrom Who Is Running for U.S. Congress in Utah's 4th District Cites Lack of Courageous Leadership in Response to Justice Department Lawsuit Filed Tuesday
UT Rep. Stephen Sandstrom who is running for U.S. Congress candidate in Utah's new 4th district stated his disappointment and concern with a lack of leadership in Washington, D.C. upon learning of the U.S. Justice Department's filing on Tuesday against HB 497. The Utah law is one of four immigration bills signed by Governor Herbert last March, and one that Sandstrom had told U.S MarketWire

Rotoblock Completes Share Exchange in Acquisition of daifuWaste's Green Medical Waste Treatment Systems in China
Rotoblock, Inc. (OTCBB: RTBC) announced that it has completed its agreement and share exchange with daifuWaste Management Holdings Limited, its shareholders and Rotoblock CEO Chien Chih Liu, the principal shareholder dated November 11, 2011. Daifu shareholders have transferred 83% of their shares to Rotoblock in exchange for 73.8 million shares of common stock in Rotoblock. MarketWire

SkinStore.com Announces the Addition of Sjal Skincare
SkinStore.com, the nation's leading e-commerce specialty retailer providing scientifically sound solutions for healing and maintaining healthy skin, has added Sjal skin care to its assortment of premium products. MarketWire

Santa and Mrs. Claus Escape Snow and Ice for Sunny Getaway at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel
Holiday travelers may not know this but, prior to his big night, Santa Claus, along with Mrs. Claus, escapes from the cold, ice and snow to go on a sunny Florida vacation at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel. He and the Missus will be decked out in their tropical attire (no red suits with fur trim here!) sunning and lounging the day away at the Orlando hotel. Santa and Mrs MarketWire

Don't Wait for Black Friday to Score a Deal on Your Mortgage, Says Informa Research Services
Why wait until Black Friday to score a deal on refinancing your current home loan? A few major retailers have already published their Black Friday deals; similarly, mortgage companies are already offering low rates with which you can refinance your mortgage MarketWire

C2Call's FriendCaller Reaches 5 Million Users
C2Call, the pioneer for Java-based VoIP calls via the browser, today announced that FriendCaller has reached 5 million users worldwide. To celebrate this important milestone, FriendCaller will be giving away 5 million calling minutes and 5 million texts/SMS via the FriendCaller offer wall to its valued users, during the holiday season. MarketWire

Cash for Gold USA Offers Special, Progressive Holiday Cash Bonuses
Cash For Gold USA, an entity of CJ Environmental, Inc., announced today a limited time offer for cash bonuses during the holiday season. From November 23rd until January 14th, Cash For Gold USA will offer huge cash bonuses to anyone who is looking to trade in any gold, silver, or diamonds for extra cash during the holidays. MarketWire

Skinny Nutritional Corp. Reports Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Skinny Nutritional Corp. (OTCBB: SKNY), the maker of Skinny Water® and a leader in the zero-calorie enhanced water category, today announced its third quarter 2011 financial results for the period ending September 30, 2011. MarketWire

IMG Elects Michael Dolan Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
IMG Worldwide, a leading global sports, fashion and media company, announced today that the shareholders of IMG have unanimously elected Michael Dolan Chairman of IMG and the IMG Board of Directors has unanimously elected him Chief Executive Officer, following the passing of IMG's former Chairman and Chief Executive Ted Forstmann. MarketWire

Michigan Retailers Association: 'They're Off and... Shopping'
The "traditional" holiday shopping period begins Friday, but shoppers and retailers are already out of the starting gates in what's expected to be a good season. The Michigan Retail Index edged up in October to its highest level of the year at 58.3. MarketWire

Cyber Monday and Beyond: Five Million Reasons Why Ryonet Rocks YouTube
In Vancouver, Washington, employees of Ryonet Corporation -- a screen printing supply, equipment and training company -- are gearing up for Cyber Monday. How? By memorizing their lines, making last minute adjustments with wardrobe and makeup and practicing their robot dance steps. MarketWire

Kelly Engineering Resources(R) Awards Three Academy of Engineering Grants
Kelly Engineering Resources (KER®), a technical staffing service of Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), partnered with the National Academy Foundation (NAF) to award grants to three NAF engineering high school academies throughout the United States. This is the fourth year that KER and NAF worked together to support engineering academies. MarketWire

Dorman Releases Over 2,400 Parts in 2011 Including More Than 700 New Parts in November
Dorman Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: DORM) has released over 700 new products in November along with 54 Formerly "Dealer Only" parts that were previously unavailable in the Aftermarket, this is in addition to the over 2,400 parts that have been released so far in 2011 MarketWire

18th Annual New Year's Eve Part(ies) on Ice
Since 2009, there is twice the fun with two fireworks shows taking place on December 31. So there are two options for a fun-filled way to celebrate with the annual New Year's Eve Party on Ice at the Blue Cross RiverRink. The first party takes place from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. to coincide with the 6:00 p.m. fireworks and an 11:00 p.m.-1:00 a.m MarketWire

Sweetheart Skate at the Blue Cross RiverRink
It may be cold this Valentine's Day, but ice skating next to your sweetheart at the Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn's Landing is sure to keep you warm! The Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn's Landing, Columbus Blvd. at Market St. is a popular destination every year during this romantic holiday as guests love skating with their special someone. MarketWire

Santa Claus Is Coming to the Blue Cross RiverRink!
Santa is taking time out of his busy schedule to make his annual visit to the Blue Cross RiverRink on Sunday, December 11, 2011. Santa will make his annual arrival aboard the historical 1902 Tug Jupiter. At 1:00pm Santa and his many noted Philadelphia area mascot friends will make their way onto the regulation-size rink. MarketWire

Celebrate on the Waterfront -- Party Opportunities at Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn's Landing
With panoramic views of the Delaware River, Philadelphia City Skyline and the majestic Benjamin Franklin Bridge, the Blue Cross RiverRink is the perfect location for a unique winter party. "Rent the Rink" at Penn's Landing, located on Columbus Boulevard at Market Street. MarketWire

Children With Disabilities Enjoy Adapted Ice Skating at the Blue Cross RiverRink
Variety - The Children's Charity of Greater Philadelphia has been providing programs and services for children with disabilities in the region since 1935. Variety's goal is to empower its children to reach beyond their disabilities and live life with choice. MarketWire

Skate Through the Holiday Season at the Blue Cross RiverRink
The Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn's Landing, the only completely outdoor Olympic-size ice skating rink in Philadelphia, is the perfect place to spend the holidays. The Blue Cross RiverRink is open throughout the entire winter season with additional skating sessions during the holidays including special sessions on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Eve. MarketWire

Univest Corporation Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend
Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ: UVSP), a full service financial institution with 135 years of experience in delivering financial solutions including personal and business banking, online banking, residential mortgages, insurance products, investments and wealth advisory solutions, declared today a $ MarketWire

Modern Portfolio Theory Requires a Post-Modern Update: Precious Metals Are Mandatory in "Efficient Frontier" Asset Mix
Gold, silver and platinum have singularly outperformed several major widely accepted investment indexes over the last 10 years, yet many client portfolios completely ignore this best-performing asset category, says a new report from Toronto-based Catalyst Equity Research Inc MarketWire

Cabin Fever Reliever at the Blue Cross RiverRink
Do you want to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Caribbean or Hawaii without the expense? Head to the Blue Cross RiverRink for a Cabin Fever Reliever featuring a Tropical Paradise on Ice on Sunday, January 15, 2012, from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; the Blue Cross RiverRink will seem like a tropical island MarketWire

Washington State's Largest Employee Union Health Plan Offers Members 'Direct Primary Care' Benefit Option
Qliance Medical Management Inc., which operates direct primary care clinics -- also known as "direct primary care medical homes" -- in Washington state, today announced it has been added as an option for Sound Health & Wellness Trust's SoundPlus PPO Plan which is currently in open enrollment for 2012 MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer Wins 2 Awards From IR Society in London
Awards recognize company's innovative and effective use of onlinetechnology forAnnual Report Alphen aan den Rijn (November 23, 2011) - Wolters Kluwer, a market-leadingglobal information services company focused on professionals, received twoawards from the Investor Relations Society in London yesterday MarketWire

BC Place Stadium Scores on the Vancouver Skyline With Lumenpulse LED Fixtures
Lumenpulse Inc. (www.lumenpulse.com), a leading innovator and manufacturer of high performance, architectural LED-based lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, and urban environments, today announced an exciting new client installation at BC Place Stadium, a landmark -- and now gem -- of the Vancouver skyline. MarketWire

Faster, Simpler, More Compact: Ashampoo Burning Studio 11 Is Our Most Complete Burning Program Ever
The Ashampoo burning program has a ten year history of success. The latest version to hit the market, Ashampoo Burning Studio 11, offers a range of new features that make burning even faster, simpler and more compact than ever before MarketWire

SFL - 3Q 2011 Presentation
Please find enclosed the presentation of the preliminary third quarterresultsto be held November 23, 2011 in the link below. Also, a short webcast presentation of accounting items is available at thefollowing link:http://www.media-server.com/m/p/n746axyc Presentation of 3rd quarter 2011 results:http://hugin.info/134876/R/1566184/486270 MarketWire

Autumn Travel Sees a Surge in Exotic Trips, According to ALTOUR
According to the November ALTOUR Index, the luxury travel expert's bi-monthly survey of hundreds of their leisure agents, autumn travel is a perfect time for non-traditional vacations, particularly among high-end travelers. Indeed the total level spent on vacations and travel remained constant in nearly every category MarketWire

Seven Questions to Ask to Help Keep Your Electronic Devices Secure and the Holiday Season Hassle-Free
The holiday shopping season is a time of heightened Internet security threats and with Black Friday and Cyber Monday just days away, Internet security company Comodo is offering helpful reminders to those who are planning to shop online and/or give technology-related gifts this year. MarketWire

East Coast Diversified Corporation to Re-Launch Student Safety Monitoring Solution With Twitter API as StudentConnect
East Coast Diversified Corporation (OTCBB: ECDC) today announced the re-launch of its StudentConnect platform, formerly known as SchoolsConnects. The Company has also announced that it will be working on a multi-phase implementation program for StudentConnect beginning with integration of the Twitter API onto the StudentConnect Platform. MarketWire

AmeraMex International Inks Orders Totaling $710,000
AmeraMex International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment to logistics companies (stevedoring), infrastructure construction, commercial farming and mining companies, announced that it has received over $720,000 in heavy equipment orders for a variety of heavy equipment including empty container handlers, bulldozers and forklifts MarketWire

Meggitt Secures GBP13 Million UK MoD Small Arms Simulator Upgrade
Meggitt, a leading international company specialising in high performance components and sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy, is pleased to announce that its contract with the Ministry of Defense for the supply of its Dismounted Close Combat Trainer (DCCT) to the British Army has been amended. MarketWire

SOHM, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of Novatrend Medicament Private Limited
SOHM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHMN), a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer that produces and markets generic drugs covering all major treatment categories, today announces the acquisition of business and brands of privately owned Novatrend Medicament Pvt. Ltd. MarketWire

Williams Controls Transfers Stock Exchange Listing
Williams Controls, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: WMCO) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected to transfer its stock exchange listing from the NASDAQ Global Market to the NYSE Amex. The Company expects its common stock to commence trading on the NYSE Amex on December 7, 2011, under its same ticker symbol, "WMCO MarketWire

People on the Move -- Steven C. Cullen Joins ERM's Southern Division
Steven C. Cullen, P.E. has joined ERM's Southern Division as a partner in the Air Quality Practice, focused on delivery of Air Quality Management consulting services. Mr. Cullen brings to ERM over 19 years of professional environmental consulting experience as well as substantial industrial operations management experience MarketWire

Euroseas Ltd. Announces Time Charter Extension for Its Container Vessel Despina P and Earlier Dry Docking of Container Vessel Captain Costas
Euroseas Ltd MarketWire

Power of the Dream Ventures Announces Record Date of iGlue Common Stock Dividend
Power of the Dream Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: PWRV), Hungary's premier technology acquisition and development company, is pleased to announce the record date of the previously announced iGlue common stock dividend. MarketWire

Data Storage Corporation CEO to Present at Wall Street Analyst Conference
Data Storage Corporation (DSC) (OTCQB: DTST) (PINKSHEETS: DTST), a cloud storage and cloud computing company focusing on data protection and business continuity solutions, today announced that it has been invited to present at The 22nd Annual Wall Street Analyst Conference being held December 6, 2011 at The University Club at 1 West 54th Street, New York, N.Y MarketWire

PSIGEN Adds Sharp Business Systems to Growing List of MFP Resellers
PSIGEN Software, Inc., the leader in advanced capture and scanning solutions for copiers and MFPs, is pleased to announce the addition of Sharp Business Systems to its growing list of resellers. Sharp will initially roll out the offering in South Carolina, and has built a significant sales pipeline including PSIGEN's advanced capture application, PSI:Capture. MarketWire

Statoil to Make Additional Filings in Connection With Brigham Acquisition
Statoil (NYSE: STO) (OSLO: STL) and Brigham Exploration Company (NASDAQ: BEXP) have decided to make voluntary filings with the U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) in connection with Statoil's previously announced acquisition of Brigham MarketWire

Hansen Medical to Present at the 23rd Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
Hansen Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: HNSN), a global leader in flexible catheter robotics and the developer of robotic technology for accurate 3D control of catheter movement, today announced that President and CEO Bruce Barclay is scheduled to present at the 23rd Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference. The conference is being held November 29-30, 2011 at the Palace Hotel in New York City MarketWire

Industry Experts Host Webinar: Defining Best Practices for Deploying Unified Communications
Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK) announced today that, in collaboration with Microsoft, Level 3, and NexusIS, the company will be hosting a complimentary webinar highlighting Microsoft Lync, SIP trunking and Defining Best Practices for Deploying Unified Communications. MarketWire

US Foods Charlotte Employees Collect Food to Feed the Hungry This Thanksgiving
Employees of US Foods Culinary Equipment & Supplies in Charlotte, N.C. joined together to collect more than 325 pounds of food for the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina. Each of the 25 employees donated more than 13 pounds of food. MarketWire

Taleo Chief Financial Officer to Present at Barclays Global Technology Conference
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the global leader of SaaS-based Talent Management solutions, announced today that it will be presenting at Barclays Global Technology Conference, being held at The Palace San Francisco in San Francisco, California. MarketWire

Crosshair Continues Toward NI 43-101 Resource Estimate at Juniper Ridge
Crosshair Energy Corporation (TSX: CXX)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) is pleased to announce the successful completion of its 2011 drill program at the Juniper Ridge uranium project in southwest Wyoming. The 2011 program of 400 mud rotary holes, totaling 78,253 feet, has confirmed the historical data from the property which indicated 5.2 million tons of uranium, grading 0.067% U3O8 for a total of 6 MarketWire

Global Earth Energy Announces Shareholder to Contribute Capital to Add Value to the Company
Global Earth Energy, Inc. (GLER) (OTCQB: GLER) (OTCBB: GLER) announced today that Mr. Spiros Sinnis has made a contribution of the capital stock of Global Earth Natural Resources Inc. common shares to Global Earth Energy, Inc. for the sole purpose of adding value to GLER's balance sheet. Mr MarketWire

Send Word Now(R) Provided Notification Service to the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM)
Send Word Now®, the leading provider of on-demand alerting, response, and incident management services, today announced that it provided its notification services to the International Association of Emergency Managers annual conference which took place from November 11-17th in Las Vegas, Nevada. MarketWire

Lone Star Gold, Inc. Provides Projects and Operational Update on Gold-Silver Projects
Lone Star Gold, Inc. (OTCBB: LSTG) ("Lone Star" or "the Company") is pleased to provide an update on the Company's two Mexico-based gold-silver projects and related ongoing due diligence activities. The update highlights associated developments, timeframes and costs. MarketWire

Capital Link to Host Its 5th Annual Global Shipping Markets Roundtable
On Wednesday, December 7, 2011, the annual Global Shipping Markets Roundtable will take place in the afternoon sessions of Capital Link's 13th Annual Investor Forum - Greece: "A New Beginning." C-level executives from top shipping companies as well as expert analysts from leading finance firms will come together to assess and discuss the global energy, commodity and shipping markets. MarketWire

SFL - Third Quarter 2011 Results
Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) - Earnings Release Reports preliminary 3Q 2011 results and quarterly dividend of $0.39 pershareShip Finance International Limited ("ShipFinance" or the "Company") today announced its preliminary financialresults forthe quarter ended September 30, 2011 MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Merck KGaA for Product Differentiation Excellence in Global Food Colors Market
The 2011 Frost & Sullivan Global Product Differentiation Excellence Award in Food Colors has been presented to Merck KGaA for its Candurin® range of pearl effect colors. The Award is in recognition of Merck's accomplishments in the food colors sector MarketWire

Cobra Files Motion to Dismiss Escort Suit
Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning radar detection systems and mobile electronics, announced that it has filed a motion to dismiss the recent lawsuit asserted by ESCORT, Inc. MarketWire

The 2011 "Gifts That Give Back" Holiday Gift Guide From Charitable Shopping Mall, Filanthropists.com
Filanthropists.com, an online shopping mall that is the voice in the marketplace for organizations engaged in e-commerce charitable fundraising, announced today their 2011 "Gifts That Give Back" Holiday Gift Guide. Founder/CEO Filomena Laforgia said: "I'm delighted to present our first 'Gifts That Give Back' Holiday Gift Guide MarketWire

Methode Electronics, Inc. to Announce Second-Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results on Thursday, December 8, 2011
Methode Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: MEI), a global designer and manufacturer of electro-mechanical devices, will release its second-quarter Fiscal 2012 results for the period ended October 29, 2011, on Thursday, December 8, 2011, before the market opens. MarketWire

Hair Loss During Menopause: "Skincare-News.com" Presents Top Treatments for Women
During menopause, one of the lesser-known symptoms women experience is hair loss. While it usually grows back on its own, there are ways to minimize symptoms. Skincare-News.com's latest article, "Hair Loss During Menopause: 6 Steps to Minimize Symptoms," addresses how women can change their hair care routines, reshape their diets and lower stress levels to help with hair loss during menopause. MarketWire

Three TeleCommunication Systems Cyber Security Experts Appointed to Federal Communications Commission Working Groups
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that three of its cyber security experts -- William Wells, technical fellow - delivery systems architecture; Dr MarketWire

Callidus Software Sponsors First Sales Performance Management India Conference
Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ: CALD), the leader in Sales Performance Management (SPM), announced today that it is a Gold Partner at the Sales Performance Management India 2011 Conference, hosted by ITP Publishing, Ltd. The event will be held November 24-25, 2011, at the Hotel JW Marriott in Mumbai, India MarketWire

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Wins 22 Rx Club Awards
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (www.ogilvychww.com), representing the largest assembly of creative talent in the world of healthcare communications, today announced the network won a total of 22 awards at the 25th Annual Rx Club Awards, held November 10 at Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. MarketWire

Nokia Siemens Networks puts mobile broadband and services at the heart of its strategy; initiates restructuring to maintain long-term competitiveness and improve profitability
- Focuses on mobile network infrastructure and services market - Targets significant operating expense and production overhead savings - Plans global workforce reduction of approximately 17,000 Nokia Corporation Stock Exchange Release November 23, 2011 at 14 MarketWire

Pacnet Wins Best Pan-Asian Carrier Award
Pacnet, Asia's leading independent telecommunications service provider, has been recognized for delivering the Best Pan-Asian Wholesale Offering at the Capacity Awards 2011 held yesterday alongside Capacity Europe 2011, in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. MarketWire

Cemig to Begin Construction on Solar Photovoltaic Plant in January 2012, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Brazilian power utility firm La Companhia Energética de Minas Gerais S.A. (NYSE:CIG) (Cemig) (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) will begin construction of a 3-megawatt (MW) pilot solar photovoltaic plant in the city of Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais, in January 2012. The investment for this project will be 40 million reais, or about US$22 MarketWire

Pharmaceutical-Biotech Industry Pulls the Plug on 38 North American Sites in 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert
Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In a case of bad news being not quite as bad as it could be, the Pharmaceutical-Biotech Industry will have shed 38 sites across North America during 2011. Thirty already are closed, and eight more are targeted to end operations by the end of December MarketWire

LeoNovus Announces Pre-Order Program With Preferred Partner Reycom
LeoNovus ("LeoNovus" or the "Company") (TSX-V: LTV), a leading developer of integrated high-performance browser-based HDTV Internet software platforms, announced today a "Preferred Partner Program" with Reycom, a Swiss based supplier of high-quality next generation entertainment set top boxes MarketWire

Sunshine Heart to Present at The Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference
Sunshine Heart, Inc. (ASX: SHC) today announced that Jeff Mathiesen, Sunshine Heart's Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to present at the 23rd Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference in New York City on November 29, 2011 at 4:30 PM EST. MarketWire

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 11/23
Occupy Phoenix, part two, fixing your credit score, solar, dental, gold, college scholarships; 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.net), featuring informative interviews with company CEOs, providing insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures. MarketWire

New NorthStar/Artheon Battery Plant Sets High Environmental Standards in India
A brand new battery manufacturing plant has opened in Sinnar, India to produce NorthStar's innovative lead-acid batteries for domestic and export markets. The plant will set a new benchmark for environmental standards in India. Advanced wastewater and recycling systems will protect the environment, while strict testing and hygiene regulations protect employees and their families. MarketWire

Ericsson index ranks ICT-savvy cities by benefit for citizens
• Ericsson and Arthur D MarketWire

Marijuana, Inc. (HEMP.pk) Applauds Presidential Candidates' Stance on Medical Marijuana
Marijuana Inc (PINKSHEETS: HEMP) is proud to applaud Presidential candidates, including Republican Hermain Cain, for his stance on the regulation of medical marijuana dispensaries, stating that those decisions are best left to the states, as reported in the November 16 issue of the Huffington Post (See article). MarketWire

Linde supplies DLR gas turbine test stand with liquid hydrogen
Linde AG / Linde supplies DLR gas turbine test stand with liquid hydrogen . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Webinar on November 29th to Demonstrate Using CADWorx(R) Internet Publisher With CADWorx P&ID Professional to Share Information
Intergraph will present a CADWorx webinar on November 29, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. CT that will demonstrate how using CADWorx Internet Publisher (IP) in conjunction with CADWorx P&ID Professional allows everyone to publish and share information and gives others access to project information on demand, enhancing productivity for all MarketWire

Essar Group Selects Juniper Networks Secure Mobility Solution
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), the industry leader in network innovation, today announced that it has provided a secure, multi-platform remote network access solution to the Essar Group, a multinational conglomerate with interests in steel, oil and gas, power, business process outsourcing, ports, shipping and infrastructure development. MarketWire

Serabi Gold plc ("Serabi" or "The Company") Drilling Update Shallow Infill Drilling at Piaui Provides Further Encouragement of Potential
Serabi Gold plc (AIM: SRB) (TSX: SBI) (TSX: SBI.WT), the Brazilian focused gold exploration Company, is pleased to announce encouraging preliminary analytical results from a shallow infill drilling programme on the Piaui Prospect located at its 100% owned Jardim do Ouro project in the Tapajos region. MarketWire

REDTAG Group Leverages Oracle(R) Retail to Drive Business Growth and Improve Profitability
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Kuno Creative to Present Driving SaaS Revenue With Inbound Marketing
Kuno Creative, an inbound marketing agency, will present "Driving SaaS Revenue with Inbound Marketing" at 1:00PM EST on Wednesday, December 7th, via a free live webinar. This webinar will explore the unique challenges facing SaaS companies and how to overcome them with inbound marketing. MarketWire

Taiwan Wins European Satellite Navigation Competition and Ushers in New Era of Telematics Industry
The European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) 2011 announced on November 18 the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) was the champion for the GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems) Living Lab Award for its creative Geo-coupon App based on the Global Navigation Satellite System. ITRI capacity for research and development thus attracted worldwide attention MarketWire

The Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn's Landing Plans Two Special Events to Salute Firefighters and Police Officers
The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation is proud to continue to present a wintertime tradition in Philadelphia, the 18th anniversary season of the Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn's Landing. The Blue Cross RiverRink will salute our public safety heroes, police officers and firefighters, during two special events this upcoming season MarketWire

Westar Energy Declares Dividends
The Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 32 cents per share payable Jan. 3, 2012, on the company's common stock. MarketWire

Elmira Savings Bank Declares Cash Dividend
The Board of Directors of The Elmira Savings Bank, FSB (NASDAQ: ESBK) has declared a $0.22 per share cash dividend on their existing common shares outstanding and a 10% stock dividend on their existing common shares outstanding. The cash dividend will be paid on December 28, 2011 to shareholders of record December 9, 2011. The Bank also declared a dividend on their preferred shares outstanding. MarketWire

Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. Announces Direct Stock Purchase and Dividend Reinvestment Plan
Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: ARI) announced today that it has adopted a Direct Stock Purchase and Dividend Reinvestment Plan (the "Plan"). The Plan provides new investors and existing holders of the Company's common stock with a convenient and economical method to purchase shares of its common stock MarketWire

Valartis Group sells Valartis Bonus Card AG to Cornèr Bank and strengthens its focus on private banking
Valartis Group AG /Valartis Group sells Valartis Bonus Card AG to Cornèr Bank and strengthens its focus on private banking . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. Receives Unanimous Vote at Bondholders' Meeting Approving All Amendments
Reference is made to the summons to bondholders' meeting dated 8 November 2011 for the proposed amendments to FRN Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. Senior Unsecured Bond Issue 2010/2013 (ISIN 001 059133.2). GlobeNewswire

FINAL DECISION ON CONVERSION OF SPAREBANK 1 SR-BANK TO A LIMITED SAVINGS BANK
In a meeting on 23 November 2011 the Supervisory Board of SpareBank 1 SR-Bank unanimously GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer Wins 2 Awards from IR Society in London
Awards recognize company's innovative and effective use of online technology for Annual ReportAlphen aan den Rijn (November 23, 2011) - Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company focused on professionals,  received two awards from the Investor Relations Society in London yesterday GlobeNewswire

Veidekke to build apartments for Urbanium in Oslo
Urbanium AS has chosen Veidekke Entreprenør to build 94 apartments in St Halvardsgate in the old town in Oslo. This will be a turnkey contract with a value of NOK 145 million excluding VAT. GlobeNewswire

Pronova BioPharma ASA: Presentation at ABG Sundal Collier Mini BioPharma Seminar 23 November 2011
23 November 2011, Lysaker, Norway: CEO Morten Jurs gave a presentation of Pronova BioPharma at ABG Sundal Collier Mini BioPharma Seminar. The presentation was held in Oslo, Norway. GlobeNewswire

Net Insight signs up new partner in South Africa
Brilliant Telecommunications (Pty) Ltd, trading as Brilliantel, is a new Net Insight Premium partner for the Telco and Network enterprise market GlobeNewswire

Toca Boca - winner of Telenor Digital Winners Prize 2011
(Fornebu, 23 November 2011) Yesterday, at the Digital Winners conference, Telenor announced that the winner of this year's Digital Winners Prize is Toca Boca - a Swedish company, making digital toys for kids.    GlobeNewswire

Nestlé Waters builds new GBP 35 million factory in the United Kingdom
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé Waters builds new GBP 35 million factory in the United Kingdom. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Pronova BioPharma ASA: German Federal Patent Court rules in Pronova BioPharma's favour on Post-MI use patent.
23 November 2011, Lysaker, Norway: Pronova BioPharma ASA (OSE: PRON.OL) announces today that the German Federal Patent Court has ruled in Pronova and Pfizer Italia's favour in the patent litigation involving German Patent No. EP 1 152 755 covering Post-MI use in Germany. GlobeNewswire

NLP signs 11 year contract with m4 gruppen for the newbuild in Västerås
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Biotie provides UCB partnership update on SYN118
BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP.  STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  23 November 2011 at 9.30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Outotec and PE International to develop software for sustainability and life cycle evaluations
OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE, NOVEMBER 23, 2011 AT 9:30 AM GlobeNewswire

Wavin N.V. : Unsolicited Conditional Offer Price
Zwolle, 23 November 2011 - Further to its press release of 22 November regarding the unsolicited indicative non-binding proposal received from Mexichem for the acquisition of all its outstanding shares, Wavin announces the following. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä completes unique conversion of vessel to LNG operation
Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade & Technical Press release, 23 November 2011 GlobeNewswire

"THE WORLD ACCORDING TO KARL - "KARL LAGERFELD TO GUEST EDIT SPECIAL COLLECTIBLE EDITION OF METRO INTERNATIONAL THIS FEBRUARY
23 November 2011 GlobeNewswire

Change within Management Group at Cryptzone
Gothenburg, 2011 November 23 GlobeNewswire

Nordea (Norge): Joint press release from Eksportfinans' four largest shareholders
EKSPORTFINANS ASA GlobeNewswire

SBX - Extension of grace period
Cyprus, 23 November 2011 GlobeNewswire

New Share Capital Registered and Treasury Shares Transferred
Asker, Norway (23 November 2011) - Following the stock option exercises as notified by Oslo Stock Exchange on 18 November 2011, 22,000 new shares have now been registered in the Company Register in Brønnøysund for exercises from the2009 stock option plans secured by warrants. 52,250 shares are transferred to cover the exercise from the 2008 plan GlobeNewswire

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