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Trust and risk 'not important concerns' for online buyers
A new study has challenged a common assumption that trust and risk are always important considerations for buyers in online marketplaces. ANI

James Murdoch dramatically quits UK newspaper boards
James Murdoch, the son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, has dramatically resigned from the boards of two of News International's companies. ANI

Microsoft trying to buy Yahoo for second time?
Software giant Microsoft is reportedly trying to buy Yahoo for a second time after it signed a confidentiality agreement with the embattled Internet firm. ANI

Kingsoft Announces 2011 Third Quarter Results
Kingsoft Corporation Limited ("Kingsoft" or the "Company"; SEHK:3888), a leading entertainment software, Internet security and application software developer, distributor and service provider in the PRC, announced its unaudited results for the threemonths ended 30 September 2011 ACN Newswire

Nine Japanese Companies to Establish EV Quick-Charging Infrastructure Promotion Organization
ULVAC, Inc., Kanematsu Corporation, Kandenko Co., Ltd., Suzuyo Shoji Co., Ltd., Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), the Development Bank of Japan Inc., Honda Motor Co., Ltd., and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today agreed to establish an organization to provide membership-based quick-charging services for users of electric vehicles (EVs) ACN Newswire

DOCOMO Again Earns Highest Marks in Customer-Satisfaction Study
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it received the highest marks among Japan's mobile phone operators in the 2011 Japan Mobile Phone Service StudySM, a customer-satisfaction study conducted by J.D. Power Asia Pacific ACN Newswire

Quamnet Speaks With Tethys, an Oil and Gas Company which Operates in Central Asia
Quamnet.com ("Quamnet"), a division of Quam Limited ("Quam"; HK:952), has conducted an interview with Tethys Petroleum Limited ("Tethys" or the "Company"; TSX:TPL; LSE:TPL), the only independent oil and gas company operating in three of the Central Asian countries, the Republics of Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan ACN Newswire

Mitsubishi Corporation Participation in the Energy Saving Business in the Philippines
On November 23, 2011, Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) completed the acquisition of 40% of the shares of Philippine Integrated Energy Solutions, Inc. (PhilEnergy), 100% owned by Ayala Land Inc. (Ayala Land), a Philippines-based real estate company ACN Newswire

Mitsubishi Development Pty to Acquire Murchison's Interests in Crosslands and Oakajee Port and Rail
ACN Newswire

Mitsubishi Motors to Launch New MINICAB-MiEV Commercial Electric Vehicle in Japan
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announced that it will launch the new MINICAB-MiEV (Mitsubishi innovative Electric Vehicle) minicar-class commercial electric vehicle (EV) - the second product in its next-generation EV lineup - on December 8, 2011 at dealerships throughout Japan ACN Newswire

Back Office Recruitment on the Rise - Robert Walters
Back office recruitment grew from the third quarter onwards according to a Japan Job Index poll released by Robert Walters PLC (LSE: RWA), Japan's leading international recruitment consultancy. Functions within human resources (111%), marketing (99%) and supply chain management (105%) all experienced significant job advertising increases in October over Q3 averages ACN Newswire

Andrew Bell, Host of the Commodities Show on Business News Network, Discusses a World Running out of Resources - Video Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, November 23, 2011 -Â Andrew Bell, Canadian journalist and host of the ""Commodities Show"" on Business News Network, makes a case for a world running out of resources, as a keynote presenter at the ""stocks 2011 Conference"" in Vancouver, British Columbia.This video interview is available for viewing on InvestmentPitch.com ACN Newswire

David Morgan of Silver-Investor.com Interviewed by Tracy Byrnes of Fox Business - Video Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, November 23, 2011 -Â David Morgan, founder of Silver-Investor.com and publisher of the Morgan Report, is interviewed by Tracy Byrnes of Fox Business.This video interview is available for viewing on InvestmentPitch.com. If this link is not enabled, please visit www.InvestmentPitch.com and enter ""Fox Business"" in the search box ACN Newswire

"Beyond Cloud, Contact the World" Huawei Launches eSpace Cloud Contact Center Solution
Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today launched its eSpace Cloud Contact Center Solution to the global market at the 2011 Asia Pacific Contact Centre Association Leaders (APCCAL) Expo in Guangzhou, China MarketWire

Golar LNG: Notification
Golar LNG Limited ("Golar" or the"Company") advises that World Shipholding,which is indirectly controlled by trusts established by John Fredriksen forthebenefit of his immediate family, has extended its TRS agreements relatingto500,000 shares in the Company. John Fredriksen is Chairman of the Board,President and Director of Golar. MarketWire

Sarah Swanson Introduces New Soy Massage Candle Line: Therapeutic Soy Massage Candle Places Skin Beauty After Function
Sarah Swanson Skin Care (sarahswanson.com), an innovator in skin care, and FDA approved beauty treatments, today introduced a new Soy Massage Candle Line: an ingenious new soy skin care treatment combining the therapeutic properties of soy based candles, essential oils and therapeutic massage MarketWire

LeSean McCoy Hosts Turkey Giveaway in Philly, Class Act Sports Provides Coverage
As the holiday spirit swept across the country, LeSean McCoy of the Philadelphia Eagles kicked off another impressive charity event to support those in need during this Thanksgiving holiday. Held at The Villa Sneaker Store on Broad Street in downtown Philadelphia, the up and coming running back gave out hundreds of turkeys to people in need MarketWire

RepliCel Class C Shareholders Convert Into Common Shares
RepliCel Life Sciences Inc. (the "Company" or "RepliCel") (OTCBB: REPCF) is pleased to report that all of the Company's Class C preferred shares (each, a "Class C Share") have been converted, on a 5:1 ratio from 13,000,000 Class C shares into 2,600,000 common shares of the Company (each, a "Common Share") by the holders thereof MarketWire

Mindoro Resources Ltd.: Filing of Technical Reports
Mindoro Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE: MIO) (ASX: MDO) (FRANKFURT:WKN 906167) has recently filed NI 43-101 technical reports on SEDAR relating to its nickel laterite resources at Agata South and at Bolobolo and Karihatag, in connection with its Agata Nickel Laterite Project, Philippines. MarketWire

KARE 11 Wraps Up a Great November
In the recently completed November Nielsen ratings period, viewers turned to KARE 11 for their local news and information. KARE 11 was the most watched news station in key demographic of Adults 18-49 at 10 p.m. KARE 11 also finished #1 with Adults 25-54 at 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. MarketWire

JUSUNG Engineering (KOSDAQ036930) Succeeds in MOCVD IGZO TFT Process and Equipment Development as the First in the World
JUSUNG Engineering Co. Ltd (CEO Chul-joo Hwang) (KOSDAQ: 036930), a leader in semiconductor, display and solar cell manufacturing technologies, released a pioneering deposition technology that enables flat panel display makers to dramatically enhance high definition resolution in the next generation displays. MarketWire

Signature Diagnostics to Present at the 23rd Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
Signature Diagnostics /Signature Diagnostics to Present at the 23rd Annual Piper Jaffray Health CareConference. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Digital Chosun Announces 25 Winners of "2011 Superior Growth Award"
Digital Chosun, Inc. announced 25 Companies to receive "2011 Superior Growth Award," including Samsung Electronics, LG electronics, and STX Group. MarketWire

Traps When Running a Business in Germany
Benefitax German chartered accountants in Frankfurt am Main, warns against typical mistakes when operating a subsidiary in Germany. Investors often want to appoint non-German employees or shareholders as managers in Germany. While this is possible, it can make the German company liable for tax abroad. MarketWire

Executive Vice President purchases shares
Executive Vice President Arvid Moss has onNovember 24, 2011 purchased 4,000shares in Hydro at NOK 24.93. Arvid Moss's new shareholding in Hydro,includingclosely related parties, is 77,457. MarketWire

Mr. Electric: Your Custom Media Room Starts With the Right Electrician
Sit back, relax and imagine yourself riveted to a 70" wall mounted plasma TV, enjoying the latest blockbuster, with surround sound stereo, in the comforts of your very own dream home theatre system. Now open your eyes and let's get down to designing one MarketWire

Guerrero to Seek Additional Land in the Guerrero Gold Belt, Farm-In Opportunity in the Sierra Madre Occidental Belt, Mexico
Guerrero Exploration Inc MarketWire

Delhaize Group Announces Investor Day in the U.S. - December 1 and 2, 2011
Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB)(NYSE: DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, confirms the datesof itsinvestor day in the U.S. on Thursday December 1, 2011, starting at 8:00a.m. ET(2:00 p.m. CET) till 11:30 a.m. ET (5:35 p.m. CET) and on FridayDecember2, 2011, starting at 9:00 a.m. ET (3:00 p.m. CET) till 12:15 p.m. ET (6:15p.m.CET). MarketWire

Norsk Hydro: Closely related party to Executive Vice President purchases shares
A closely related party to Executive VicePresident Johnny Undeli has onNovember 23, 2011 purchased 1000 shares in Hydro at NOK 24.50 JohnnyUndeli'snew holding, including closely related parties, is 13,132. MarketWire

Melrose Jewelers Announces Its Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale With up to $1000 off Rolex Watches
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Luxury Watch Retailer, today announced its Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale with up to $1000 off Select Rolex Watches. Customers can receive $250 off Rolex Datejust Watches, $500 off Rolex President watches and $1000 off Rolex Super President watches MarketWire

LightPointe Introduces Next Generation 80 GHz E-Band Point-to-Point Ethernet Bridge Solutions, and Opens Larger Manufacturing Facility
LightPointe, a leading manufacturer of wireless point-to-point Gigabit Ethernet bridges utilizing millimeter wave RF and Free Space Optics technologies, announced the availability of new 70/80 GHz 4G/LTE backhaul solutions. The first products in the new AireBeam™ Series are the G80-LX long range and G80-MX medium range bridges MarketWire

Nokia applies for delisting from the Frankfurt Stock Exchange
Nokia has decided to apply for the delistingof Nokia's sharesfrom the Frankfurt Stock Exchange due to the decreased trading volumes ofNokiashares at the exchange. The application for the delisting will be made totheManagement Board of Frankfurt Stock Exchange MarketWire

Media Advisory/Bombardier to Hold Conference Call and Information Session: Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended October 31, 2011
Bombardier Inc. /Media Advisory/Bombardier to Hold Conference Call and Information Session: Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended October 31, 2011 . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

"Who Moved My HR Software?" Lumesse offers free download of latest title in the popular 'Who moved.' e-Book series by Peter Gold
"Chairman Georg looked at his new iPad, with the succession planning window showing the people who could succeed some of his top executives. It was so simple to use even he could work out what to do." GlobeNewswire

Amer Sports signed a EUR 200 million syndicated revolving credit facility agreement
Amer Sports Corporation                          STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASENovember 24, 2011 at 4:30 pm GlobeNewswire

Interim Report - January - September 2011
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Subsea production system contract awarded to Aker Solutions
24 November 2011 - Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil for the engineering, procurement and construction of a subsea production system for the Vilje South project on the Norwegian continental shelf. The contract value is approximately NOK 225 million. GlobeNewswire

Addtech acquires Rollco
Addtech Components, a business area in the Addtech Group, has today signed an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares in Rollco Holding AB. Rollco is a leading supplier of components and solutions for linear motion and automation solutions to the manufacturing industry in the Swedish and Danish markets. The Rollco group also has operations in the other Nordic countries and in Taiwan. GlobeNewswire

Castellum invests SEKm 327
Castellum will through the wholly owned subsidiary Fastighets AB Corallen start a new construction in the central land area Atollen, Jönköping. The new construction, which starts in January 2012, will be carried out together with two partners and Corallen's part consists of two blocks of 10,420 sq.m. in total. Corallen's first stage consists of a total of 6,019 sq.m GlobeNewswire

RESEND: Nestlé invests GBP 110 million in United Kingdom creating 300 jobs and tripling coffee capsule production (Note: correcting headline)
Nestlé S.A. /RESEND: Nestlé invests GBP 110 million in United Kingdom creating 300 jobs and tripling coffee capsule production (Note: correcting headline) . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Nestlé invests GBP 110 million in United Kingdom creating 300 jobs and tripling coffee production
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé invests GBP 110 million in United Kingdom creating 300 jobs and tripling coffee production . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

TenCate sees strong growth of interest in protective fabrics
TenCate is experiencing great interest in new concepts for its fire-resistant fabrics, TenCate Defender(TM) M and TenCate Tecasafe® Plus. Both products are based on fibre blends, making it possible to cater for the specifications of customer groups to maximum effect GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE : New date for Q4 2011 and financial calendar for 2012
Prosafe informs that the date for the release of the preliminary 2011 result has been changed to 1 March 2012. GlobeNewswire

Schibsted ASA (SCH) - Mandatory notification of trade - Employee share offering
The employees of the Schibsted Media Group have this year, as in previous years, been offered to buy shares in Schibsted ASA for up to NOK 6,000 at a discounted price. The price was equal to the closing price on November 14th 2011 minus a 20% discount. This gives a price of NOK 113.36 per share and implies an acquisition of 52 shares. The subscription deadline was 14 November 2011 GlobeNewswire

SeaBird - Third quarter 2011 result presentation and webcast
Cyprus, 24 November 2011 GlobeNewswire

SeaBird - Divestment of the Ocean Bottom Node Business - Detailed Announcement
Cyprus, 24 November 2011 GlobeNewswire

Tikkurila starts efficiency improvement program and as part of that co-operation negotiations in Finland
Tikkurila OyjStock Exchange ReleaseNovember 24, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

PayPoint plc Half Year Financial Report
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Lindab simplifies energy-efficiency refurbishment
The majority of apartments in the so-called Million Programme, i.e. the approximately one million flats that were built in Sweden between 1965 and 1975, are now in urgent need of refurbishment and improved energy-efficiency. Energy efficient ventilation is a key part of this work GlobeNewswire

Wentworth Resources Limited : Q3 2011 Financial Statements and MD&A
24 November 2011 Wentworth Resources Limited GlobeNewswire

SFL - 3Q 2011 Presentation
Press release from Ship Finance International Limited November 23, 2011 GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Selected by UK Government to Help Support Entrepreneurs and New Business Start-Ups
 "My New Business" and the "Growth and Improvement Service" feature Thomson Reuters video and e-Learning tutorials GlobeNewswire

Form 8.3 - Hamworthy Plc
PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORERule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the "Code") GlobeNewswire

Executive Vice President purchases shares
Executive Vice President Arvid Moss has on November 24, 2011 purchased 4,000 shares in Hydro at NOK 24.93. Arvid Moss's new shareholding in Hydro, including closely related parties, is 77,457. GlobeNewswire

SeaBird - Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting 9 December 2011
Cyprus, 24 November 2011 GlobeNewswire

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