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Nitish seeks nine percent growth rate for country during 2012-2017 plan period
Commenting on the country's economic growth plan, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said that a board consensus has been reached on maintaining a nine percent growth rate during the Twelfth Five-Year Plan period (2012-2017). ANI

Rising food inflation unacceptable: Mukherjee
Emphasising that rising food inflation is unacceptable, Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said government would take substantial measures to curb rising rates. ANI

Fujitsu's CAD System Used in Alps Electric's Integrated Development Environment
Fujitsu today announced that Alps Electric Co., Ltd.'s MMP Division, in charge of developing assembly equipment and other manufacturing equipment, has unified its design environment for mechanical and control systems, and recently built a new development environment based on Fujitsu's iCAD7 three-dimensional CAD system to raise design efficiency and product quality ACN Newswire

MHI Develops Truck Refrigeration Unit Enabling Simultaneous Chilling and Warming of Two Cargo Compartments
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has developed a truck refrigeration unit which enables simultaneous temperature control of two separate cargo compartments with different temperature settings entirely by heat pump. The unit marks the world's first application of a heat pump for a truck refrigeration unit ACN Newswire

One Horizon Group Plc Unveils Smartphone App for the Most Bandwidth-efficient Mobile VoIP at ITU Telecom World
Leader in optimising communications over the internet, One Horizon Group, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Horizon Globex is unveiling Horizon Call, a smartphone app for the most bandwidth-efficient mobile VoIP at ITU Telecom World ACN Newswire

ChinaVision Acquires China Entertainment Media Group and Introduces Tencent as a Strategic Investor
ACN Newswire

Toyota Holds Cornerstone Ceremony at China R&D Center
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) held a cornerstone-laying ceremony here today for the Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (China) Co., Ltd. (TMEC) R&D Center in the Changshu Southeast Economic Development Zone in Changshu, China ACN Newswire

Toyota Announces China R&D Company Activities
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces an overview of the activities to be conducted by Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (China) Co., Ltd. (TMEC), established in the Changshu Southeast Economic Development Zone in 2010 ACN Newswire

Second Gwacheon International SF Festival Draws to an End
The second Gwacheon International SF Festival drew to a close with a grand finale after 17 days of successful operation, achieving conspicuous growth both in substance and quality. MarketWire

Republic of Texas Company Store Launches Its Global Website
Republic of Texas Brands Incorporated (PINKSHEETS: LJWY) is open for business, with the launch of their online retail store, giving consumers a new option for upscale Texas gifts and products. MarketWire

1st Enterprise Bank Reports Record High Assets and Double Digit Loan and Deposit Growth for the Quarter Ending September 30, 2011
1st Enterprise Bank ("the Bank") (OTCBB: FENB), a full-service commercial bank serving the Southern California business community, reported total assets of $563 million as of September 30, 2011, an all time high for the Bank. In addition, outstanding loans increased by $57 million or 29% over the prior year and deposits increased by $58 million or 13% over the prior year MarketWire

Venoco, Inc. Announces 3Q 2011 Conference Call
Venoco, Inc. (NYSE: VQ) announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2011 financial and operating results on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 beginning at 11:00 AM Eastern Time. MarketWire

Williams Kherkher Announces Launch of New Actos Lawsuit Website
The mass-tort lawyers of Williams Kherkher are proud to announce the launch of their new website dedicated to helping people who have taken the prescription medication Actos and believe that they may be suffering from bladder cancer as a result. MarketWire

Dallas Criminal Attorneys of the Lassiter Law Office Announce Expansion of Services to Neighboring Communities
The Dallas criminal attorneys of the Lassiter Law Office are proud to announce the expansion of their service areas to include Dallas' neighboring communities. This will make the team of attorneys available not only to the city of Dallas, but also to Tarrant, Ellis, and Collin Counties. MarketWire

Fortegra Financial to Report Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Fortegra Financial Corporation (NYSE: FRF) today announced plans to release its financial results for the third quarter of 2011 on Thursday, November 10, 2011 after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares Secures Exclusive Rights to KBW Financial Indexes
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), announced today it has expanded its partnership with Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. (KBW) to become the exclusive licensee of four KBW indexes providing targeted access to the bank, capital markets and insurance sectors, effective November 1, 2011. MarketWire

Huntington Learning Center Celebrates 90th Annual American Education Week
The week of November 13-19, 2011, Huntington Learning Centers throughout the nation will recognize American Education Week, a celebration of public education and the people who make a difference in ensuring every child receives a quality education. First observed in 1921, the National Education Association's American Education Week is now in its 90th year. MarketWire

Christmas Decor Stresses Safety for Holidays
According to the Home Safety Council, four out of five U.S. households plan to use ladders around their homes to prepare for the holiday season. Annually, during the two months surrounding the holiday season, more than 14,000 people are treated in hospital emergency rooms due to injuries related to holiday decorating. MarketWire

Cascade Microtech to Announce Third Quarter Results on November 1, 2011
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD) will release financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2011, at approximately 4 p.m. EDT, on Tuesday, November 1, 2011. The company will host a conference call beginning at 5 p.m. EDT (2 p.m. PDT) that same afternoon to discuss these results. MarketWire

Quicksilver Resources Announces Third-Quarter 2011 Earnings Call
Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) today announced the company expects to release third-quarter 2011 earnings on Monday, November 7, 2011, before the market opens. The company will host a conference call the same day at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time to discuss third-quarter 2011 financial and operating results and expectations for the future. MarketWire

Cott Announces Date for Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) announced today that the Company will release its third quarter financial results before the markets open on Wednesday, November 2, 2011. MarketWire

EON Reality Is Launching the Virtual 3D Learning World Tour
EON Reality, the world's leading interactive 3D solutions provider, is launching the Virtual 3D Learning World Tour. The number of shipped 3D projectors and 3D devices has grown from 20,000 to 8 million in just 3 years and is now driving the demand for interactive 3D learning software and 3D content, see video MarketWire

Bosch Reigns Supreme at No. 1 Spot for Twelfth Time
Bosch home appliances, a company consistently rated in the top 10 dishwasher ratings, can now tout that the Bosch 800 series dishwasher has been rated No. 1 by a leading consumer publication. MarketWire

Koss Settles SEC Action and Shareholder Class Action
Koss Corporation (NASDAQ: KOSS), the U.S. based high-fidelity stereo headphone company, and its Chief Executive Officer, Michael J MarketWire

Joyent to Keynote and Demo SmartOS, the Modern Operating System, at OpenStorage 2011
Joyent, a global cloud computing software and service provider that offers an integrated technology suite designed for service providers, enterprises, and developers, will be presenting keynote speaker Jason Hoffman at this year's OpenStorage Summit in San Jose on October 26-27. The company will also demonstrate its SmartOS and SmartDataCenter software products in real time at the event. MarketWire

Wireless Patient Monitors Are the Fastest Growing Medical Device: Kalorama
Devices that can transmit a patient's vital signs across a hospital building or connect a patient's home with a provider's office are the fastest growing medical devices in terms of revenue earned, according to market research firm Kalorama Information MarketWire

Fortinet Reports Record Financial Results
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) MarketWire

For The Earth Adds Another Retailer for Continued Growth in 2012
For The Earth Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FTEG) has obtained the commitment from another major mass retailer to begin stocking and selling another one of For The Earth's flagship products beginning in early 2012. MarketWire

CubeSmart Announces Public Offering of 17,000,000 Common Shares
CubeSmart (NYSE: CUBE) today announced that it will offer, subject to market and other conditions, 17,000,000 common shares in an underwritten registered offering. The company also plans to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,550,000 common shares. Wells Fargo Securities, LLC will act as book-running manager for the proposed offering. MarketWire

Trinity Bank 2011 Nine Month Profits up 13.3%
Trinity Bank, N.A. (OTCBB: TYBT) today announced operating results for the third quarter and the nine months ending September 30, 2011. MarketWire

First California to Report 2011 Third Quarter Results and Host Conference Call on Thursday, October 27, 2011
First California Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCAL) today announced that the company will issue its 2011 third quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, October 27, 2011, and host a conference call that same day at 11 a.m. Pacific (2 p.m. Eastern) to review the company's financial performance and answer questions. MarketWire

CubeSmart Announces $560 Million Acquisition of Industry Leading Self-Storage Portfolio in the Greater New York City Area
CubeSmart (NYSE: CUBE) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a $560 million portfolio of high-quality self-storage facilities in the greater New York City area from Storage Deluxe. MarketWire

Over 70% of Teens and Young Adults Shout "Hey Dude, I Still Want a Laptop!"
A recent poll by Phoenix Marketing International asked Americans what type of computer they would consider purchasing or want to receive as a gift. Surprisingly, over 70% of 13-24 year olds selected a laptop computer with less than one-tenth picking a tablet MarketWire

Grammy-Winning Singer/Actress Jill Scott "So In Love" Reigns at #1 for 18 Week Record on Urban AC Radio
In a year of incredible firsts, including her first #1 album in the country, Grammy-winning singer, actress and poet Jill Scott has tied the record for the longest #1 record on Urban Adult Contemporary radio format in MarketWire

Andiamo Corporation (OTC: ANDI) Expands to the Android Platform
Andiamo Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ANDI) subsidiary, Action App Corporation has entered into a development agreement with Colan Infotech for the platform migration of its popular iPhone Apps to the Android platform. More detail is available at on 10/25/2011. MarketWire

B Green Becomes Authorized Vendor With Do it Best Corp.
B GREEN INNOVATIONS Inc. (OTCBB: BGNN), announced today that it has become an authorized vendor with Do it Best Corp., a member-owned co-op representing more than 4100 stores worldwide. The company has already received orders from member-owned stores. MarketWire

X PRIZE Foundation and Medco Announce Partnership in $10 Million Archon Genomics X PRIZE Presented by Medco(R)
WHO: X PRIZE Foundation and Medco will announce new details of the $10 million Archon Genomics X PRIZE presented by Medco competition MarketWire

Eight Brandery Companies Graduate
The Brandery, a consumer marketing seed accelerator program, on Tuesday will introduce its eight graduating startup companies to more than 300 investors, partners and fellow entrepreneurs on Demo Day at Great American Ball Park. MarketWire

Penske Truck Leasing's Major U.S. Fuel Facilities Ready With Bulk DEF by 2012
Penske Truck Leasing today announced that it will have fully equipped 370 of its major U.S. fueling locations with bulk diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) by early 2012 to accommodate an increasing number of trucks within its fleet using Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology. Currently, the work has been completed at over 100 locations. MarketWire

Ziegler Closes $65 Million Conway Hospital Healthcare Transaction
Ziegler, a specialty investment banking firm, is pleased to announce the successful closing of a $19,510,000 fixed-rate private placement issue and a $45,855,000 variable rate private placement issue for Conway Hospital (Conway). Conway, rated "A3" by Moody's, operates a 210-bed general acute care facility located eight miles west of Myrtle Beach, SC. MarketWire

Stir Up a Fright This Halloween Weekend With's Top Haunting Spots
As zombies, vampires and ghosts invade the Las Vegas Strip, the experts hunted down the terrifying parade of attractions and parties this Halloween Weekend in Vegas. The ghoulish events and adventures set to terrorize the streets of Sin City include: MarketWire

REMINDER: Media Alert: Kilopass to Exhibit Portfolio of Embedded Non-Volatile Memory Cores at ARM TechCon
At ARM TechCon 2011 Booth #9 MarketWire

CloudFloor Announces Integration With Leading Cloud Providers, Including Amazon Web Services, Rackspace and GoGrid
CloudFloor, a division of Everbridge, Inc. and product leader in cloud management, cloud optimization, and DNS, has announced full integration of its CloudControl product with three leading public cloud providers -- Amazon Web Services™, Rackspace®, and GoGrid MarketWire

NASBA and AICPA Release Educational Video About
The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants today released a video to encourage Certified Public Accountants to use CPAmobility MarketWire

ICBS and Canwealth Minerals Corporation in Talks With U.S. Mining Company for Joint Venture in U.S.
ICBS Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: ICBT) announced that partner Canwealth Minerals Corporation has entered into talks with a U.S. based mining company for a joint venture project to develop the unnamed company's mining claims in the U.S.. The companies are currently under a confidentiality agreement until a deal is signed. MarketWire

Opportunities and Threats for White Wines of Excellence: Antonio Galloni of Wine Advocate to Headline Conference
The Wine Advocate's Antonio Galloni will present at an international two-day conference on the future of the world's top white wines. Hosted by one of Italy's finest white wine areas, Friuli Venezia Giulia, where the premium Collio region is located, the conference will focus on the opportunities and threats for the world's major white wines in today's increasingly global market MarketWire

KARE 11 to Air Health Special
Join KARE 11's Julie Nelson on Wednesday, October 26th at 7pm as she hosts a special one-hour look into the nation's number one killer of both men and women over the age of 50: heart disease. MarketWire

TalentFusion Expands Executive Management Team
TalentFusion, a leader in the Recruitment Process Outsourcing industry, is happy to announce the hiring of Mark Petruzzi as Senior Vice President of Business Development. MarketWire

RedFin Network Emerges Stronger After Hypercom(R) SPS End-of-Life
David Rappa, RedFin Network, Inc. (OTCQB: RFNN) ( Exec. Sr. Vice President of Sales and Business Development, announced today that the company has emerged from the recent end-of-life announcement by Hypercom® of their Secure Payments Savannah Software Product line in a stronger and more robust position. MarketWire

Iveda Solutions Appoints Richard Gibson as SVP of Global Sales & Support
Iveda Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: IVDA) announced today the appointment of Richard (Dick) Gibson, the newest addition to the Company's executive team, as Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Support. MarketWire

Walker Square Releases Top 10 Reasons for Students to Own vs. Rent
The Condominiums at Walker Square, offering condos in Charlottesville, VA, released today the Top 10 Reasons to Own vs. Rent for college housing. With record low mortgage interest rates, an increasing number of students and parents are discovering they can own for as little as $812 per month and take full advantage of the benefits of home ownership. MarketWire

Lakeland Industries to Present at the 6th Annual Singular Research "Best of the Uncovereds" Conference
Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAKE), a leading manufacturer of industrial protective clothing for industry, municipalities, healthcare and to first responders on the federal, state and local levels, today announced that it will be presenting at the Singular Research sixth annual "Best of the Uncovereds" Conference on Wednesday, October 26, at the Luxe Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. MarketWire

LANE PR Releases Annual Food and Beverage Trends Report
LANE PR, an independently owned, national public relations agency, announced the results of its third annual survey of food and beverage professionals from coast to coast. According to the LANE PR U.S MarketWire

Black Powder Customs Launches Custom Snowboard Campaign Dubbed "Uniquely You"
Black Powder Customs, a snowboard brand focused on providing limited edition, and fully custom designed snowboards, launched a new marketing effort dubbed "Uniquely You." The marketing initiative will put Black Powder Customs' customers front and center by profiling them, their backgrounds and how their snowboards match their unique personalities and snowboarding styles MarketWire

Pompeian Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegar Are Winners in Two Taste Tests
There should be plenty of celebrating at Pompeian as America's first national brand of imported olive oil, based in Baltimore, recently picked up two separate tasting awards. Pompeian was selected as the "Best Extra Virgin Olive Oil" by AOL Kitchen Daily, and its Balsamic Vinegar was named a Taste Test Award Winner as part of Cooking Light's second annual Taste Test Awards -- "The Tasties." MarketWire

Complete Certification of 4medica Ambulatory iEHR Enables One Patient-Centric View of Enterprise Data
4medica announced today that its 4medica Ambulatory Cloud Integrated Electronic Health Record (iEHR(SM)) version 10.4 was certified as a Complete EHR on Oct. 20, 2011 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB MarketWire

Capital Pacific Bancorp Reports Financial Results in Third Quarter of 2011
Capital Pacific Bancorp (OTCQB: CPBO) (OTCBB: CPBO) ("the Company") reported net income of $75,000 for the three months ended September 30, 2011. Including the effect of preferred stock dividends, the Company reported net income to common shareholders of $10,000 MarketWire

Drive Into Barona Resort & Casino for Cash and Car Giveaway
Barona Resort & Casino is calling for its Club Barona members who are driven to win to participate in its "Casino Manager Car Giveaway." On October 24, 25 and 26, Barona will be giving out daily cash prizes totaling $7,000 plus a Ford sedan, crossover or truck each valued at $25,000. MarketWire

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences to Offer New Bachelor's Degree Program in Chemistry
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences will offer a new bachelor's degree program in chemistry beginning in fall 2012. The program is ideal for students with interests in both health and physical science. MarketWire

InsWeb Announces Partnership With DialYourLeads
InsWeb Corporation (NASDAQ: INSW), a leading online insurance comparison provider, announced today that they have integrated InsWeb's AgentInsider® Lead Program with DialYourLeads, a top provider of lead management software and business telephone solutions MarketWire

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Launches "Thank You" Facebook Contest
Saying "thank you" costs nothing -- but sometimes it has a big payoff. Enterprise Rent-A-Car is inviting its loyal customers to participate in its new "Thank You" Facebook contest by sharing stories and photos of positive customer service rental car experiences MarketWire

Arizona Volunteers Hike the Arizona Trail to Eradicate Polio
Launching today, in honor of World Polio Day, Arizonans are celebrating their mobility by hiking, biking or riding horseback along different segments of the Arizona Trail in an 800-mile movement against polio ( From now until Feb. 14, volunteers will take pledges for their efforts with the goal of raising $250,000 for Rotary International's End Polio Now Campaign. MarketWire

GoHealth Employees Begin Projects Today for Company's Second Innovation Invasion is working to change the health insurance industry with its second GoHealth Innovation Invasion. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Releases Industry's First CAT IV High-Voltage Isolation Optocouplers in Surface-Mount Packages for Solar and Wind Turbine Installations
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today broadens its optoelectronics portfolio with the introduction of the industry's first CAT IV, high-voltage isolation optocouplers available in surface-mount packages MarketWire

Daryl Hannah to Headline the Better Living Show at the Portland Expo Center, March 23-25
The fifth annual Better Living Show returns to the Portland Expo Center Friday, March 23 through Sunday, March 25, 2012. This free, three-day festival, designed to empower attendees to become more thoughtful consumers, features more than 300 exhibiting companies, showing off the best in high-performance, eco-friendly products and services for every aspect of living a better life MarketWire

President Opens New Randgold Mine in Cote d'Ivoire

Westfield Insurance Receives 2011 Applied Systems Interface Partner Award
Westfield Insurance's commitment to its independent insurance agency partners has earned the company the 2011 Interface Partner award from insurance technology company, Applied Systems. The award recognizes Westfield for its investments in systems development to support ease-of-doing business for agents. MarketWire

Bay Equity Taps Philip Mikolaj to Open, Run New Operations Office in Portland, Oregon as Firm Increases Focus on Pacific Northwest
Bay Equity Home Loans, a respected and successful mortgage lending institution based in San Francisco, announced today that it is opening a new office in Portland, Oregon under the direction of Philip Mikolaj, Director of Information Technology for Bay Equity. MarketWire

ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals Introduces Lower Fall and Winter Rates Just in Time for Taste of The Beach Festival
ResortQuest® Northwest Florida invites wine aficionados and culinary connoisseurs to stay in one of its professionally managed vacation rentals on the Emerald Coast during the Taste of The Beach festival, Friday Nov. 4 through Sunday Nov. 6, 2011 MarketWire

Distributed Sun Partners With Cornell University on NYC Tech Campus
Distributed Sun LLC (D-SUN), a DC-based, solar commercial developer, interstate distributed power-producer and profitable Solar Energy Investment Company (SEIC) manager, today announced it has teamed with Cornell University to develop the proposal to New York City to finance, build and operate the on-site, renewable power solutions for the NYC Tech Campus on Roosevelt Island MarketWire

Blog Sweepstakes Underway at
Registered members at HouseLogic, the National Association of Realtors® consumer website, can now participate in the Blog Sweepstakes. The contest is sponsored by NAR and consists of four contest periods, each with a drawing for a chance to win a $100 Visa Gift Card. MarketWire

Peter Resnick Promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Precision Dynamics - St. John
Precision Dynamics Corporation - St. John, a leading global provider of patient safety identification and healthcare labeling solutions, has announced the promotion of Peter Resnick to executive vice president and chief operating officer. MarketWire

Zephyr's Website Garners Another Award
The Web Marketing Association recently conferred its WebAward for Outstanding Website to Zephyr Real Estate. Already the recipient of multiple awards, the website continues to rank highly among its competitors. MarketWire

OmniUpdate Releases Version 9.12 of Its Web Content Management System
OmniUpdate, the leading web content management system (CMS) provider for higher education, has released version 9.12 of its OU Campus™ CMS. This release of OU Campus includes a new Site Check feature and support for XSLT 3.0, XPath 3.0, and XQuery 3.0. MarketWire

GE Oven Parts: Will Your Oven Be Ready This Holiday?
The holidays just wouldn't be the holidays without a big turkey, creamy mashed potatoes, high stress levels and Aunt Mildred's pumpkin pie. The one thing you'll need to pull this all off, and reduce some of the stress is the worry-free performance of an oven MarketWire

Willow Stream Spas Introduce ener.g, an Inspiring New Product Line
Attn: Lifestyle, Travel and Beauty/Spa Editors MarketWire

National Food Day: LA County Promotes Healthy Food Access in Schools
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health's RENEW LA County initiative and the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) today stressed the importance of healthy food access in schools with a healthy school food cooking demonstration as part of national Food Day, a grassroots mobilization effort for healthier diets and improved food policies MarketWire

11-11-11 Means Free Washes to Veterans From Bubbles Car Wash
On Friday, November 11, 2011, Bill Lawrence and his partners Clayton Clark and Bill DeArman will once again offer free car washes to anyone that currently serves or has served in any branch of the armed forces of the United States of America MarketWire

KEMA Opens Smart Grid Interop Lab
KEMA, a global leading authority in energy consulting, testing, and certification, officially opened its Smart Grid Interop Lab in Erlanger, Kentucky, United States. The new lab is a dynamic testing center for smart grid technologies MarketWire

DigitalTown Announces NBA Champion Trent Tucker Joins the 3D Sports Tech Team
DigitalTown, Inc. (OTCQB: DGTW) (PINKSHEETS: DGTW) 3D Sports Technology Inc. signed with NBA Champion Trent Tucker, to sign a long-term agreement to formalize Tucker's role as the company's Basketball Expert MarketWire

Media Alert: BlogHer Founding Team Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Winning Women of 2011
BlogHer, Inc. (, the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, today announced its co-founders, Elisa Camahort Page, Jory Des Jardins and Lisa Stone, have been named to the Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Winning Women Class of 2011. MarketWire

eni Utilizes Leading-Edge Technology From Artificial Lift Company at Nikaitchuq
Artificial Lift Company (ALC) announced today the successful installation of the longest rigless electrical submersible pump (ESP) string run ever installed with an ALC system. MarketWire

NASBA Launches
The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) today announced the launch of -- a website featuring a central database of state licensee information about Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) practicing across the nation. Populated by official state regulatory data received from State Boards of Accountancy, the website is free and open to the public MarketWire

Lands' End Outerwear -- The Best Way to Prepare for Winter
Mother Nature hasn't held back the past few winter seasons... ice storms, frigid temps and huge snowstorms in major U.S. cities have introduced creative names like Snowpocalypse and Snowmageddon into modern day vocabulary. So, it's no surprise that nearly 80 percent (79 MarketWire

Sami Shamoon College of Engineering Takes Nanotechnology Education Leadership Role in Israel
NanoProfessor®, a division of NanoInk®, Inc. focused on nanotechnology education, and PicoTech, the exclusive distributor for NanoInk and the NanoProfessor Nanoscience Education Program in Israel, announced today that the Sami Shamoon College of Engineering (SCE) in Be'er Sheva, Israel will be the first college in the country to implement the NanoProfessor Nanoscience Education Program MarketWire

Illuminate Your Holidays With Colonial Williamsburg Programming and Value-Loaded Packages
Colonial Williamsburg invites guests to brighten up their holidays with more than 30 new seasonal programs, 100 holiday events, and two strong seasonal packages MarketWire

Dover Saddlery Announces Earnings Release Date and Webcast for Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Dover Saddlery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DOVR) will release its third quarter 2011 results before the market opens on Tuesday, November 8, 2011. MarketWire

REMINDER: Media Alert: Carbon Design Systems' Engineering VP to Present "Performance Analysis of Cortex-A15 and AX14" at ARM TechCon

REMINDER: Media Alert: EVE to Exhibit at ARM TechCon 2011
AT ARM TechCon 2011 Booth #2 MarketWire

Atrium Staffing Expands Finance and Accounting Direct Hire Services as Talent Demand Soars
Atrium Staffing, the fastest growing woman-owned staffing firm in the U.S., today announced the expansion of their Finance and Accounting direct hire services. Atrium is doubling the number of direct hire counselors to meet growing demands to fill numerous positions for qualified accounting and finance professionals among small and medium-sized businesses and non-profit organizations. MarketWire

Patersons Raises $6.45 Million in Mezzanine Funding Led by Rho Ventures
Patersons, a leader in cloud-based global payroll delivery providing expert solutions to customers in more than 160 countries, announced today that it has completed a $6.45 million mezzanine financing round. The round was led by Rho Ventures and included further investment from other existing investors and the company's management team MarketWire

Technology Industry Indices Show U.S. Further Outpacing Europe
The Global Technology Distribution Council's PC Market indices reflect continued technology industry strength in the U.S. and mounting European market pressures over the past three quarters MarketWire

Smart Bet Charities Surpasses $625,000 in Donations Raised to Support the Education and Awareness of Young, Aspiring Technology Entrepreneurs in Chicago
The Smart Bet Charitable Foundation, a 501c3 charity, is pleased to announce that this year's Smart Bet Charity Poker Tournament exceeded all prior records in participation and money raised for six local charities MarketWire

Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW210S Engine Receives Transport Canada Certification
Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp. (P&WC) has received Transport Canada type certification for its PW210S engine, selected by Sikorsky for the S-76D medium-sized helicopter targeting corporate, offshore oil, medical, airline and government operators around the world. Pratt & Whitney Canada is a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX). MarketWire

Werever Outdoor Products Featured on DIY Network's Kitchen Crashers
Werever's outdoor kitchen products are featured on an upcoming episode of Kitchen Crashers. The TV show focuses on the phases of a kitchen remodeling project from beginning to end. MarketWire

Audio Video Systems Sponsors Fairfax County Police, SWAT Division
Fourteen teams from the D.C. metro region met Friday to put their skills to test for the 2011 National Capital Region SWAT Competition. Audio Video Systems (AVS), a local design, systems and integration firm, sponsored two Fairfax County teams who finished in first and second place in the competition. MarketWire

Airspan Networks AirSynergy Pico Base Station With Integrated Backhaul Selected as Finalist at 4G World for 'Best Overall Innovation in Mobile' Award
4G World - Airspan Networks Inc., a leading provider of broadband wireless access networks, announced today that its revolutionary LTE Pico cell, AirSynergy, has been selected as a finalist in the 4G World Awards category of "Best overall innovation in mobile." Final winners will be announced at the 4G World event being held October 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois. MarketWire

Aeolus to Present at the 10th Annual BIO Investor Forum
Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: AOLS) (PINKSHEETS: AOLS), a biotechnology company leveraging significant funding from the U.S MarketWire

Sergey L. Sundukovskiy Promoted to Chief Information Officer, Cinsay, Inc.
Sergey L. Sundukovskiy has been promoted to the position of Chief Information Officer at Cinsay, Inc. It was announced today by Christian Briggs, CEO and founder, to whom Sundukovskiy reports. In his new post, Sundukovskiy is responsible for leading the Company's Platform Product Management, Project Management, Platform Product Development and IT Systems and Operations teams. Dr MarketWire

The Jewelry Exchange Launches New Customer Testimonial Program
The Jewelry Exchange announced the launch of their new customer testimonial program: Great Diamond Moments. The program will include a series of television commercials, two minute interview clips, and the launch of their new webpage MarketWire

PageUp People Expands North American Presence, Opens New Office in Atlanta
International Talent Management solutions provider, PageUp People, today announced the opening of its Atlanta office, further establishing the dynamically growing company's presence in the United States. Currently, the company supports over 90,000 users in more than 180 countries and looks to strengthen its global leadership in talent management with continued investments in the U.S MarketWire

Drunk Drivers Can't Hide Behind Halloween Costumes
As party-going ghosts and goblins celebrate Halloween this October, local traffic safety officials reminds everyone to keep the party off the road. MarketWire

AMERICAN SYSTEMS Awarded $18.3 Million ENCORE II Task Order to Provide Cloud Computing and IT Support Services
AMERICAN SYSTEMS, a leading provider of federal IT and engineering solutions, today announced the award of the Cloud Computing and IT Support Services contract by the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) MarketWire

Openet Leaders Dominate Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards in Ireland
Openet, a leading provider of Service Optimization Software (SOS) to tier one communications and media service providers, today announced Openet has won the Irish Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year and International Category awards, a global program that honors the most creative and inspirational entrepreneurs in each region MarketWire

"Stock Alert" Members Win Big With 96% Profitable Trades
When the markets are volatile and individual stocks swing wildly, it's critical to trade the right setups. Over the past 13 years, has been refining its proprietary trading methodology and the results have been spectacular. The "Stock Alert" service recently ended a 27-month, 180 trade streak of winners MarketWire

OptiMine Software Secures Series B Round Funding Led by Hummer Winblad Venture Partners to Expand Product Development and Sales Efforts
OptiMine Software has secured $3.6 million in a Series B round of funding, led by Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. OptiMine, which develops keyword bid optimization software for large paid-search advertising programs, will use the funding to make significant investments to expand its product development and sales capability, among other activities MarketWire

Intermedia Launches Policy-Based Encrypted Email Solution to UK Customers
Intermedia, a global leader in cloud services and the largest Microsoft Exchange hosting provider, today launched policy-based Encrypted Email to its UK-based customers. Combined with its current user-level encryption product, the company now offers a comprehensive email encryption solution MarketWire

VidSys and The Basix Group Partner to Provide Integrated Security Management Solutions in South Africa
VidSys, the leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software that allows organizations to resolve business and security situations in real time, today announced its partnership with The Basix Group, a premier security systems integrator with over 20 years of experience and a strong presence throughout South Africa MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems' Commercial Mobile Alert System Receives FEMA Certification
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced it has received certification by the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) for its Commercial Mobile Alert System (CMAS). The company successfully met FEMA's CMAS ATIS/TIA J-102 (Section 5 MarketWire

Make the Most of Your Fat Chance to Win a Florida Vacation, Courtesy of Endless Vacation Rentals
As the memories of this summer's vacation continue to fade, Endless Vacation Rentals® (EVR) offers the possibility to create new ones with its Your Fat Chance Instant-Win and Vacation Sweepstakes. MarketWire

Del-Sano Completes Two Projects for The Parking Spot in Newark, NJ
Del-Sano Contracting Corporation, a general contracting, design/build and construction management services firm, announced that ribbon-cutting ceremonies were held October 20th marking the completion of two projects for The Parking Spot at Newark Liberty International Airport MarketWire

Anadys Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Investor Lawsuit Against Takeover by Roche Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that an investor filed a lawsuit in State Court for current investors in the Anadys Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ANDS) in effort to block the proposed takeover of Anadys Pharmaceuticals by Roche. MarketWire

Seegene Introduces Anyplex(TM) II RV16 Detection Assay Ahead of Seasonal Onset for Influenza and Viral Epidemics
Seegene, the world's leading developer of multiplex molecular diagnostics (M-MoDx), today announced the commercialization of its second real-time assay based upon its new TOCE™ technology. The Anyplex™ II RV16 Detection Assay will provide clinicians with a powerful new tool to help prevent the spread of respiratory infections MarketWire

BWise Integrates Sustainability Into Daily Management
BWise, the global leader in Governance, Risk management and Compliance (GRC) software solutions, announced today its new solution for Sustainability Performance Management (SPM). BWise SPM integrates the management of sustainability risks into daily operations, following a risk management approach MarketWire

Celtra to Deliver Rich Media Ad Units Using MRAID Standards
Celtra, the provider of the industry's most widely used self-service platform for rich media advertising and analytics across mobile devices, today announced immediate support for Mobile Rich Media Interface Definitions -- MRAID -- which empower seamless in-app advertising across the mobile ecosystem MarketWire

CloudBees Adds MongoHQ, Papertrail and XWiki to Integrated Partner Ecosystem of Hosted Cloud Services for Java Developers
CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today announced the addition to the CloudBees Partner Ecosystem of three new cloud services: MongoHQ, Papertrail and XWiki SAS MarketWire

PharmStar Pharmaceuticals Names Dr. James Carlson to Its Board of Directors and as Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board
PharmStar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PHAR) (the "Company") announced today that Dr. James Carlson has accepted a position on the Board of Directors for the Company, and will also serve as the Chairman for the Medical Advisory Board. MarketWire

SEI Report: Majority of Investors Prefer Online Communication to Face-to-Face Meetings
According to research released today by SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC), entitled Communication in the Information Age, while nine out of 10 (92 percent) wealth managers still regard face-to-face meetings as the most important communication method, the large majority of investors want to receive communications electronically MarketWire

New York City Welcomes to the USA for the Very First Time, Venezuela's World-Renowned "El Sistema" and Their New Jazz Orchestra: Simon Bolivar Big-Band Jazz October 31, 2011 - November 4, 2011
New York City welcomes Venezuela's world-renowned "El Sistema" Simón Bolívar Big-Band Jazz (SBBBJ) with a concert series of four performances from October 31, 2011 - November 4, 2011 MarketWire

China ACM Enters Into Merger Agreement With Novel Gain Holdings Limited and CACMG Acquisition, Inc.
China Advanced Construction Materials Group, Inc. ("China ACM" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CADC), a leading provider of ready-mix concrete and related technical services in China, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement and plan of merger with Novel Gain Holdings Limited, a British Virgin Islands company ("Novel Gain"), CACMG Acquisition, Inc MarketWire

Diligent Boardbooks Announces Fifth Consecutive Record Breaking Quarter, Boardbooks Now Used by 62 TSX Listed Companies
Diligent Board Member Services (NZX: DIL) ( recently closed its fifth-consecutive record-breaking quarter, recording additional net annualized global license fee income of $US 5 million for the third quarter of 2011 MarketWire

Weemba Reports Growing Number of Personal Loan Requests
As Weemba's community of borrowers and professional lenders continues to rapidly expand, the company reported today a surge in requests related to a range of secured and unsecured personal loans, including new opportunities in niche health care loans and other consumer lending MarketWire

StarVest Adds Four New High-Profile Investments in 2011
StarVest Partners, a venture capital firm investing in technology-enabled business services companies throughout the United States, has completed four key investments this year, which it plans to showcase along with a look ahead to 2012 and beyond with its institutional investors and portfolio company CEOs at its Annual Investor Meeting on Oct. 25 in New York. MarketWire

Future in Review Names Morphlabs as First FiRe X Firestarter
Strategic News Service is proud to announce that Morphlabs, the leader in converged Dynamic Infrastructure solutions for the Enterprise, has been selected as a 2012 FiReStarter company to be featured at its annual Future in Review (FiRe) technology conference MarketWire

Lucky Thirteen Placer Prefeasibility Milestone
Siga Resources Inc (OTCBB: SGAE) announces that the Lucky Thirteen Placer continues to show highly encouraging results from samples received to date from the recently completed bulk sampling. Based on these results, Siga has initiated additional testing, preliminary equipment selection and cost estimating. Siga now considers Lucky Thirteen to be in prefeasibility stage. MarketWire

10th Annual Women in Consulting (WIC) Survey Reveals Strong Optimism as Best Practices Generate More Revenues for Consultants

Leaders From Technology, Business, Education, and Civic Groups to Address Illinois Technology Talent Gap
The Illinois Technology Association and partners from the local community are coming together to address the ongoing qualified technology talent gap in Illinois and put an end to the brain drain that is affecting Illinois' economy. MarketWire

Top Travel Brands Join Industry Experts to Discuss the Future of Digital Advertising and Audience Interaction at Adara Media's Annual Partner Conference
Adara Media Inc., a global travel marketing platform company, announced today that it will pair its top brands with online advertising leaders to discuss strategies for success when it convenes its annual partner conference, October 24-25 at the Trump Hotel and Tower in Chicago, Illinois MarketWire

Tap, Tap, Done: Pageonce Introduces Mobile Bill Pay
Pageonce (, the popular daily finance service for mobile devices, today launched the first and only mobile bill pay service that gives consumers remote control over when and how they pay their bills. Pageonce lets users view all their bills and pay from any account, all in one simple app anytime, anywhere. MarketWire

Workday Closes $85 Million in Series F Financing
Workday, Inc., the leader in SaaS-based enterprise solutions for global human resources (HR), payroll, and financial management, has closed $85 million in Series F financing. The round was led by new investors, including T. Rowe Price, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Janus Capital Group Inc., and Bezos Expeditions, the personal investment company of founder and CEO, Jeff Bezos. MarketWire

Socialware and Morgan Stanley Smith Barney to Discuss Social Business in Financial Services
What: More brokerage and wealth management firms are pursuing social media channels to connect with prospective and existing customers. While the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has established some guidelines for social media use, adoption has been slow. This is changing as more firms embrace the technology they require to make social media programs successful MarketWire

Goldcrest Motorsports to Test HPEV Composite Heat Pipe Technology in Porsche Racing Vehicle
HPEV, Inc. and Goldcrest Motorsports have agreed to test the cooling effectiveness of HPEV composite heat pipe technology in the brake system of a Porsche GT3 Cup car. MarketWire

Equilar Ranked as One of the Fastest-Growing Silicon Valley Private Companies
Equilar, the leading provider of executive compensation benchmarking and research solutions, today announced it has been named one of Silicon Valley's 51 fastest-growing privately held companies of 2011 by the Silicon Valley Business Journal MarketWire Launches Grocery Category Featuring Massive Selection, dedicated to making life easier as the one-stop-shop for everyday essentials, today announced the launch of its Grocery category, which will carry more than 10,000 non-perishable food items. Items in Soap MarketWire

Acclaimed Singer and Songwriter Seal Returns With Second Set of Soul Classics, Soul 2, Due for Release in the U.S. on January 31st, 2012, From Warner Bros. Records; The First Single, "Let's Stay Together," Impacts Radio Today
Grammy-winning vocalist and songwriter Seal will release his eighth studio album, Soul 2 in the U.S. on January 31st, 2012, on Warner Bros. Records. The first single, "Let's Stay Together," will impact radio today and will be available digitally November 1 MarketWire

The Mobile Excellence Awards, Presented by Verizon Wireless Developer Community Announces 2011 Finalists
The Mobile Excellence Awards, presented by Verizon Wireless Developer Group and produced by Little Monster Media Productions and Axis Entertainment, Inc., today announces the 2011 Mobile Excellence Award finalists MarketWire

Velti Launches Advanced Payments
Velti plc (NASDAQ: VELT), a leading mobile marketing and advertising technology provider for brands, advertising agencies, mobile operators and media, found more than 39.5 percent of apps within the Apple App Store are now free, an increase of 27.4 percent from a year ago. A similar trend within the Android marketplace was also found -- 65.2 percent of apps are now free, an increase of 6 MarketWire

Study Cites Most Sleep-Deprived Cities in America
As we prepare to turn back the clocks in early November, a new ranking conducted for Sleepy's, The Mattress Professionals, reveals which U.S. cities are most in need of those extra z's. The Most Sleep-Deprived Cities list is based on an independent analysis of individual sleep habits as reported in an annual study of more than 350,000 adults by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention MarketWire

MetraTech CEO to Address WSTA Seminar "Cloud Computing in Financial Services"
MetraTech Corp., the leading provider of agreements-based billing (ABB™) and compensation solutions, today announced that its CEO, Scott Swartz, will speak at the Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA) seminar, "Cloud Computing in Financial Services." The event will take place in Boston on Thursday, October 27 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Park Plaza Hotel and Towers MarketWire

BigDoor Attracts Technology Veterans; Continues Company Expansion on Heels of OneTrueFan Acquisition
BigDoor, the most widely used gamification and loyalty platform, today announced the appointment of four employees including Sean Zhong, Scott Mullins, Fayez Mohamood and Paige Peterson. These team members add to an already momentous year for BigDoor, including its recent acquisition of San-Francisco based OneTrueFan MarketWire

Google Executive Christian Oestlien to Keynote at ad:tech New York 2011
ad:tech New York, the largest digital marketing show in the world, announced that Christian Oestlien, Head of Social Advertising Products at Google, will present one of the ad:tech New York keynote presentations on November 9 MarketWire

SHIFT Communications Tapped as AOR by ad:tech
SHIFT Communications, the social media public relations agency, today announced it has been chosen by the Digital Marketing division of dmg :: events, the parent company of the ad:tech expositions and conferences, to handle all of the traditional public relations and social media duties for ad:tech New York, the digital marketing industry's leading conference and trade show MarketWire

Inphonite Debuts InphoniteVoice 2012 Automated Messaging System at MGMA 2011 Conference
MGMA 2011, Booth #1506 -- Inphonite, LLC, the leading provider of SaaS and on-premise messaging solutions, today announced InphoniteVoice 2012, the latest version of its Automated Messaging System MarketWire

Aurion 4.1 Released to Open Source Community
The Alembic Foundation today announced that the open source volunteers participating in the Aurion Project have released Aurion 4.1 to the public. This release is the second release of Aurion, an open source health information exchange software based upon CONNECT from the Federal Health Architecture. The Aurion 4 MarketWire

Introducing eDiscovery DIY(TM)
Starting today, any government agency, law firm or law department can process its own electronic data for litigation review and production with eDiscovery DIY. Users simply log on to, upload their files and receive a fully processed data set within 48 hours MarketWire

Cabinet NG and Include Software to Exhibit at 2011 GIE+EXPO
Cabinet NG (CNG), provider of document management and workflow management software, and Include Software, leading provider of business management software for the green industry, today announced they will jointly showcase their products at the 2011 GIE+EXPO, October 27-29th in Louisville, KY MarketWire

Skytap Names Brett Goodwin as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development
Skytap Inc., the leading provider of self-service cloud automation solutions, today announced that Brett Goodwin, formerly of Isilon Systems and RealNetworks, has joined the company as vice president of marketing and business development. In his role, Goodwin will spearhead Skytap's overall marketing strategy and execution, as well as the development of key business partnerships. MarketWire

Court Schedules Contempt Hearing Against Karbon Arms and Robert Gruder to Enforce TASER's Permanent Injunction for Patent Infringement
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), a global provider of safety technologies that protect life, prevent conflict, and resolve disputes, today announced that the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona granted TASER International's motion to reopen the lawsuit in which TASER was granted a permanent injunction against Stinger Systems, Inc MarketWire

iDashboards Unveils Wonders of the World Dashboard
iDashboards, the leader in Business Intelligence (BI) dashboard software, has once again created a unique dashboard experience for the masses. Building upon the past success of specialty dashboards, iDashboards has developed an interactive dashboard to present information about the wonders of the world. MarketWire

Smart Card Alliance Publishes White Paper on Commercial Identity Verification (CIV) Credentials for Enterprises

ICN Selects ADVA Optical Networking for State-Wide Network
ADVA AG Optical Networking /ICN SELECTS ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING FOR STATE-WIDE NETWORKProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.ADVA FSP 3000 to Increase Broadband Access to Iowa CommunitiesNorcross, Georgia, USA and Martinsried/Munich, Germany MarketWire

Seabridge Gold Options Quartz Mountain Project to Orsa Ventures
Seabridge Gold (TSX: SEA)(NYSE Amex: SA) announced today that it has entered into an Option Agreement with Orsa Ventures Corp. whereby Orsa can purchase Seabridge's 100% interest in the Quartz Mountain Project and all of Seabridge's undivided 50% beneficial joint venture interest in the adjacent Angel's Camp Gold Property, (together the "Properties") MarketWire

Oracle Buys RightNow
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire RightNow Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNOW), a leading provider of cloud-based customer service, for $43.00 per share or approximately $1.5 billion net of RightNow's cash and debt MarketWire

North Bay Resources Inc. (NBRI) Begins Phase II Pre-Production Operations at Ruby Gold Project
North Bay Resources Inc. (OTCBB: NBRI) ("North Bay" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Phase I of the pre-production plan at the Ruby Gold Project in Sierra County, California has been completed, and Phase II operations have now begun. MarketWire

Sky Power Solutions Corp.'s (OTCBB: SPOW) Unveiling of Its 2kw Residential Solar Concentrating Receives Accolades From Government Officials, Solar Industry Leaders, Media, Worldwide Interest From Distributors and Licensing at Solar International 2011 in Dallas, TX USA
Sky Power Solutions Corp., (OTCBB: SPOW) (www.skypowersolutions MarketWire

"Interactivity" Spearheads Next 1 Interactive's Rebranding
Next 1 Interactive, Inc. (OTCBB: NXOI), parent company to R&R Television Network, announced today that it will rebrand the R&R Television Network, to "Next 1 Network," effective December 1, 2011. The rebranding is designed to expand the message of "interactivity," consistent with the parent company, Next 1 Interactive, and all programming across the network MarketWire

Swordfish Financial, Inc. in Hong Kong to Negotiate Release of Private Vault and Secure Donated Assets Update
Swordfish Financial, Inc. (OTCQB: SWRF) (PINKSHEETS: SWRF) a diversified financial asset recovery company that acquires orphaned assets of high net worth individuals and companies to originate and source funding for humanitarian and corporate transactions. MarketWire

Silvercorp Receives Clear Forensic Accountants Report
Silvercorp Metals Inc. (TSX: SVM)(NYSE: SVM) ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") advises that it has received the report of KPMG Forensic Inc. ("KPMG"), commissioned by its Special Committee (the "KPMG Report") to review the allegations issued by two anonymous sources in September respecting the Company's financial position. MarketWire

ERF Wireless Ranked 337th Fastest Growing Technology Company in North America on Deloitte's 2011 Technology Fast 500(TM)
ERF Wireless (OTCBB: ERFB), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today that it has been notified that it is ranked number 337 on Deloitte's 2011 Technology Fast 500™, an annual ranking by Deloitte LLP of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America MarketWire

China Cablecom Receives Offer to Purchase Its Hubei Assets
China Cablecom Holdings, Ltd. ("China Cablecom" or the "Company") (OTCBB: CABLF), a joint-venture provider of cable television services in the People's Republic of China, today reported that it has received offers to acquire its Hubei assets MarketWire

Coveo 7.0 With Multi-Channel Text Analytics Uncovers Actionable Insight Within Unstructured and Structured Data Across Enterprise Systems and Social Media
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Bridgelux Raises an Additional $15 Million of Financing to Further Accelerate GaN-on-Silicon Development
Bridgelux Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of LED lighting technologies and solutions, today announced that it has closed an additional $15 million in financing raised specifically to further accelerate research, development, and scaling of the company's leading position in GaN-on-Silicon LED chip technologies, targeted for commercialization in 2013. MarketWire

SecureAlert, Inc. Achieves Milestone of Deployments and Orders for Over 10,000 Units of Its Newest ReliAlert(TM) GPS Tracking and Monitoring Devices
SecureAlert, Inc. (OTCBB: SCRA) (OTCQB: SCRA), a national leader in offender intervention and tracking technologies widely used by public safety agencies throughout the United States and expanding globally, announced today that it has achieved a new milestone of record deployments and orders for its patented interactive and intervention tracking technologies and monitoring devices MarketWire

MedHOK Software Helps Drive Successful Provider, Payer Participation in CMS Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative
MedHOK announced today that its integrated suite of cloud-based quality, care management and compliance software for the healthcare industry helps meet the needs of those seeking to participate in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) Comprehensive Primary Care (CPC) initiative. MarketWire

New Drug Is Effective Against Potentially Blinding Retinal Diseases
Separate clinical trials on two serious eye diseases, one set focused on advanced age-related macular degeneration and the other on central retinal vein occlusion, are reporting positive results for the drug VEGF Trap-Eye. Together, the two retinal diseases affect more than two million patients in the United States and more than 34 million worldwide MarketWire

Oracle Honors Winners of the Inaugural 2011 Consumer Goods Industry Excellence Awards
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TouchIT Technologies, Inc. Announces a New CEO, Production Facility Relocation and a Reduction of 22% of the Issued and Outstanding Shares
TouchIT Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: TUCN), a manufacturer of touch-based visual communication products, has announced today that effective immediately, Andi Brabin will take over as the CEO of the Company as Mr. Recep Tanisman retires from the position to concentrate on his other business interests. "It's times of change at TouchIT Technologies," remarked Andi Brabin, newly appointed CEO MarketWire

Quantum Introduces Cost-Effective, Complete Deduplication Solutions for Small Business Data Protection
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced two new solutions that bring data deduplication and disaster recovery solutions to small businesses at an affordable price MarketWire

Oracle Announces Availability of Oracle NoSQL Database
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Oracle Introduces Oracle Financial Services Pricing Management, Capital Charge Component
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The CarDomain Network Partners With DASh Media Sales
In order to keep up with the demand for new and innovative marketing strategies, The CarDomain Network, Inc. has partnered with a leading Media and Marketing firm out of Detroit, DASh Media Sales. MarketWire

D2 Technologies Partners With Altair Semiconductor to Create Ultra-Low Power 4G VoLTE Communications Solution
4G World 2011 -- D2 Technologies, the market leader in embedded IP communications software platforms, today announced that it has partnered with one of the world's leading suppliers of commercial semiconductor solutions for FDD/TDD LTE, Altair Semiconductor, to meet the demand for turnkey LTE solutions MarketWire

Space Systems/Loral Delivers AsiaSat 7 Satellite to Baikonur Launch Site Ahead of Schedule
AsiaSat 7, a new communications satellite designed and built for Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) by Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) (NASDAQ: LORL), the world's leading provider of commercial satellites, arrived at the Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan, where it will be launched aboard an ILS Proton Breeze M vehicle provided by International Launch Services (ILS) MarketWire

Exalt Unveils New 4G Backhaul Systems Using Non-Traditional Licensed Bands
Exalt Communications today announced new non-traditional licensed band microwave systems providing mobile operators and service providers with a means to escape spectrum saturation in the commonly used long-haul and short-haul licensed bands MarketWire

Hill Holliday Selects Visual IQ as Exclusive Attribution Management Solution Provider
Leading advertising agency Hill Holliday today announced that it has selected cross channel marketing intelligence software provider Visual IQ as its attribution management solution provider of choice. All of Hill Holliday's clients that use attribution management to manage and improve their cross channel marketing efforts will now do so using Visual IQ's IQ Intelligence Suite of products. MarketWire

Send Word Now Ranked Number 292 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2011 Technology Fast 500(TM)
Send Word Now, the worldwide leader in emergency notification and incident-management services, announced today that it was ranked No. 292 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. MarketWire

New Podcast From T-System CMIO Robert Hitchcock Examines Emergency Departments in Crisis
The survival of hospital emergency departments (EDs) and the necessity of electronic health records (EHRs) to transform care quality in the ED are discussed in a new podcast interview featuring guest interviewee Robert Hitchcock, M.D., F.A.C.E.P., T-System, Inc., vice president and chief medical informatics officer MarketWire

Augme Technologies Scheduled to Present at the Houlihan Lokey Technology, Media, Telecom & Gaming Conference
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT), a technology and services leader in interactive media marketing that offers the only patented and innovative end-to-end mobile marketing platform, today announced that it will present at the Houlihan Lokey Technology, Media, Telecom & Gaming Conference on Thursday, October 27th at The Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

Alvine Pharmaceuticals Presents Additional Efficacy Data From Phase 2a Trial of ALV003 in Celiac Disease Patients
Alvine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced additional efficacy data from its Phase 2a clinical trial of ALV003. Results showed that oral ALV003, administered in the context of a gluten free diet (GFD), diminished gluten-induced intestinal mucosal injury in well-controlled celiac disease patients MarketWire

Chris Broderick Joins Wave2Wave Communications as Chief Operating Officer
Wave2Wave Communications™ ("Wave2Wave"), a Hackensack- cloud based communications company, today announced the appointment of Mr. Christopher Broderick as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Broderick will be responsible for global customer service and network operations for all communication services including voice, data, and internet products. MarketWire

Informative Graphics Corporation Previews Brava 7 Integration for IBM FileNet P8 at IBM Information on Demand in Las Vegas
IBM Information on Demand -- Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC), a leader in viewing, collaboration and redaction technology, today announced that it is previewing its soon-to-be-released Brava!® Enterprise integration to the IBM® FileNet® P8 platform at the IBM Information on Demand conference at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada MarketWire

Compu Dynamics Expands Data Center Infrastructure Solutions With the Acquisition of Loudoun Electric
Compu Dynamics, LLC (, a leading provider of mission-critical infrastructure solutions and services, today announces the successful acquisition of Sterling-based Loudoun Electric Company ( MarketWire

JDSU Introduces First LTE Smartphone Application
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) announced today that its drive test solution now offers wireless carriers an LTE network analysis tool accessible through an Android™ smartphone. The application simplifies LTE radio frequency (RF) service verification and troubleshooting while reducing network management costs. MarketWire

Corporate R&D Spending Rebounds in 2010, Finds Booz & Company Global Innovation 1000 Study
Total R&D investment among the world's top spenders on innovation surged upward in 2010 from its recession-induced decline in 2009, according to the 2011 Global Innovation 1000, the seventh annual study of corporate innovation spending, released today by global management consulting firm Booz & Company MarketWire

Kepware Technologies Releases Three New Drivers in KEPServerEX Version 5.7
Kepware Technologies, the leader in Communications for Automation, announced today that it has released KEPServerEX version 5.7. The three new drivers included in this release further Kepware's goal of developing additional communications for the Oil & Gas industry. MarketWire

MBio Diagnostics, Inc. Announces Key Journal Publication
MBio Diagnostics, Inc. today announced publication of study results in the American Society for Microbiology's Journal of Clinical Microbiology (Lochhead, MJ, et al, J. Clin. Micro. 2011, 49, 3584-3590). MBio is developing a point-of-care diagnostic system that delivers a panel of infectious disease results using a single drop of blood MarketWire

New Triton ICE Thermoelectrics From Marlow Industries Chill to Unprecedented Temperatures
Marlow Industries today announced the availability of a new Triton ICE thermoelectric module series that will chill electronics as much as 2°C below current market offerings. Inspired by sub-zero temperatures on Neptune's moon Triton, the coolers can dramatically improve customer electronic systems in thermal performance, cost, noise, weight, size or efficiency. MarketWire

BroadSoft to Announce Q3 Fiscal Results on November 7, 2011
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) announced today that it will report financial results for the third quarter 2011 prior to market open on Monday, November 7, 2011. BroadSoft® will hold a conference call on November 7, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss the Company's third quarter results. MarketWire

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Presents "Changing the World: How Innovators Are Using the Web for Social Action"
On November 9, 2011 the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge will present an Innovation Series event: "Changing the World: How Innovators are Using the Web for Social Action MarketWire

More Time Outdoors May Reduce Kids' Risk for Nearsightedness
A new analysis of recent eye health studies shows that more time spent outdoors is related to reduced rates of nearsightedness, also known as myopia, in children and adolescents. Myopia is much more common today in the United States and many other countries than it was in the 1970s. In parts of Asia, more than 80 percent of the population is nearsighted MarketWire

Vitamin B-Based Treatment for Vision-Threatening Corneal Disease May Offer Some Patients a Permanent Solution
Patients in the United States who have the cornea-damaging disease keratoconus may soon be able to benefit from a new treatment that is already proving effective in Europe and other parts of the world. The treatment, called collagen crosslinking, improved vision in almost 70 percent of patients treated for keratoconus in a recent three-year clinical trial in Milan, Italy MarketWire

Oracle Honors Winners of the Inaugural 2011 High Technology Industry Excellence Awards
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Genesis Casket Debuts Product Line at NFDA Convention
Casket manufacturer Genesis Casket Company will preview its line of metal caskets at Booth 476 at the National Funeral Director Association (NFDA) convention. This year's NFDA convention is being held at McCormick Place in Chicago. MarketWire

AirTouch Communications CEO Says Report on China's Telecom Market Confirms Company Marketing Goals
Hide Kanakubo, CEO of AirTouch Communications (OTCBB: ATCH) (, cited a recent report regarding the Chinese wireless telecom market that supports the AirTouch business model and its aggressive plans to grow sales of its wireless devices through its newly established joint venture (AirTouch China) with Bigtall, a large Chinese consumer electronics distributor MarketWire

Calix to Webcast Three Investment Conference Presentations in November
Calix Inc. (NYSE: CALX) today announced that Company management will webcast its presentations at three investment conferences in November: MarketWire

Health Language Launches LEAP I-10 Claims Analytics Module at WEDI 2011 Fall Conference
Health Language, Inc. (HLI), the global leader in medical terminology management, announced today that it will introduce the claims analytics module of its LEAP I-10 tool at the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) Fall 2011 Conference being held Oct. 24-27 at the Hyatt Regency in Baltimore, Md MarketWire

All Slots Mobile Casino Releases Four Exciting Native Android Game Apps
All Slots Mobile Casino, a leader in mobile casino gaming since 2006, is excited to announce the launch of four new casino apps on the Android Market. Developed by Microgaming partner Spin3, all four free downloads offer an unbeatable gaming experience, with rich graphics, detailed animations and amazing sound effects. MarketWire

Aeolus Pharmaceuticals Announces NIH Counteract Grant Award to Develop AEOL 10150 as a Treatment Against Nerve Agent Exposure
Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: AOLS) (PINKSHEETS: AOLS), a biotechnology company leveraging significant funding from the U.S MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals Files Patents in Japan and China
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation "the Company" or "Radient" (OTCQX: RXPC) (PINKSHEETS: RXPC), a developer and marketer of In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) cancer tests, today announced it has filed patent applications for its proprietary Onko-Sure® cancer test with the patent offices of Japan and China MarketWire

HNA Group and Bravia Capital Complete Acquisition of MyCargo Airlines
Bravia Capital (Bravia), a private equity investor based in Hong Kong and HNA Group Co., Ltd. (HNA) of China, announced today that they have completed the acquisition of ACT Airlines, Turkey. ACT Airlines is an air cargo operator based in Istanbul, Turkey MarketWire Announces RapidStart(TM), Makes PCs Start Faster (NASDAQ: SPRT), a leading provider of cloud-based technology services and software, today announced RapidStart, software that makes PCs start-up faster by identifying and eliminating common issues that cause long wait times. RapidStart, priced at $29.95 and available for download now, also provides continuous monitoring to maintain optimized start speeds MarketWire

First Aviation Reverse Stock Split Effective Date
First Aviation Services Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FAVS) ("FAvS") announces that the 1 for 20 reverse stock split of its Common A and Common B stock announced on October 12, 2011 is effective at the market opening today. MarketWire

Intrexon Acquires Immunologix, Inc.
Intrexon Corporation, a privately held synthetic biology company, today announced the acquisition of Immunologix, Inc., of Charleston, SC MarketWire

SOA Software Positioned in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for SOA Governance Technologies
SOA Software, a leading provider of SOA governance, cloud and enterprise API Management products, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for SOA Governance Technologies MarketWire

Cubic Wins $19 Million Contract for Laser Engagement System
Cubic Defense Applications, the defense systems business of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), has won a competitive contract worth at least $19 million for the Instrumentable Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement System Individual Weapons System (I-MILES IWS). MarketWire

Pop-up MicroLites(TM) Revolutionize Hands-Free "Micro-Lighting"
Pop-up MicroLites™ developed by MicroLite Tech are new micro-sized lighting devices that allow hands-free operation. With just a simple push these compact, durable, super bright LED lights pop up to shine light downward illuminating anything they are attached to. All other lighting products instead disperse light away MarketWire

Santa Barbara Walk Now for Autism Speaks, November 5 at East Beach
Experience the power of a community united by autism at the 3rd annual Santa Barbara Walk Now for Autism Speaks on Saturday, November 5, 2011 at East Beach in Santa Barbara, located at the cross streets of Corona Del Mar and Cabrillo Blvd. MarketWire

Southern Botanical and ET Water Announce Strategic Partnership to Introduce "Smart Grid for Water" Capabilities to the Texas Market
Southern Botanical, Inc MarketWire

Hitor Group's Distribution Channel has Merged Their Sales and Distribution Resources
Hitor Group, Inc MarketWire

AllYouBet Shortlisted for an eGR Award in the One-to-Watch Category -- Established in September 2010, AllYouBet's innovation and excellence in their first 12 months of operation have led to outstanding growth, worthy of the attention of the entire eGaming industry. Entering the EGR Operator Awards 2011, the pioneering bookmaker has been duly shortlisted for an Award in the original One-to-Watch category. MarketWire

Air Products Sees Results Soar in Fiscal Fourth-Quarter, Full-Year 2011 as Volumes Strengthen, an Industrial Info News Alert

Dry Bulk Material Handling Equipment and Systems, by Gerrard & Associates, a Feature of "Industry Today" on
Industrial Info will host special guest Gerrard & Associates (Mooresville, North Carolina) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast. Gerrard & Associates is a manufacturer's representative in the dry bulk material handling industry, selling engineered capital equipment and systems for 39 years MarketWire

Commerce National Bank Announces 2011 3rd Quarter Results
Commerce National Bank ("the Bank") (OTCBB: CNBF), a community business bank in its eighth year of operation, announced its financial results for the quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2011. MarketWire

Healthcare Visionary Joins Medify Board of Directors
Medify, a leading provider of data-driven consumer health solutions, today announced Hal Andrews, an experienced healthcare entrepreneur and investor, has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors. Andrews is a co-founder of Mainland Morgan & Co., a holding company in Nashville, Tennessee with ownership interests in a number of healthcare technology companies MarketWire

Entest BioMedical Signs Agreement With RenovoCyte and Medistem for Pilot Study Using Universal Donor Stem Cells in Treatment of Dog Osteoarthritis
Entest BioMedical (OTCQB: ENTB) (PINKSHEETS: ENTB) announced today that, together with RenovoCyte LLC and Medistem Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MEDS), it plans to initiate a 10 dog pilot study using Canine Endometrial Regenerative Cells (CERC) in the treatment of osteoarthritis at the McDonald Animal Hospital in Santa Barbara, California. The McDonald Animal Hospital is wholly owned by Entest BioMedical. MarketWire

CAB Makes the Bloomberg Top 50 Family Office Ranking
Charles A. Barragato & Co. LLP ("CAB"), CPAs and Trusted Business Advisors, is proud to announce it has made the first annual Bloomberg ranking of The World's Top 50 Family Offices. The September issue of Bloomberg Markets magazine, has listed CAB at number 47 on their Top 50 Worldwide Family Office listing. CAB works with 70 families and advises on $1 MarketWire

NASA Ames Inks Lustre Support Deal With Whamcloud
Whamcloud, a venture-backed company formed from a worldwide network of high-performance computing (HPC) storage industry veterans, today announced a Lustre support contract with the NASA Advanced Supercomputing (NAS) Division at NASA's Ames Research Center. Lustre, the massively parallel open source file system, is used extensively within NAS. NASA Ames has over $3 MarketWire

VuQo Endorser Nonito Donaire Jr. Defends Title
(PINKSHEETS: VUQO) VuQo Premium Vodka endorser The Filipino Flash Nonito Donaire defended his Bantamweight title against Omar Andres Narvaez at the Madison Square Garden in New York last Saturday night. The fight went the distance as the judges unanimously scored in favor of Donaire 120-108. MarketWire

Happy Haunting From Underwood
(Family Features) This Halloween, don't let the kids have all the fun -- scare up your own good time with a Halloween party for grown up guys and ghouls. MarketWire

Pure Minutes Brings International Calling to Mexico and South America With MoneyGram International
This week, New York-based QT Talk Inc., a global telecommunications carrier, announced its partnership with MoneyGram International, a leading global money transfer company, to provide customers with QT Talk's international calling service named Pure Minutes MarketWire

USCBC: China Market Growth Continues, Companies Expand, but Full Access Elusive for Many
Today the US-China Business Council (USCBC), an organization representing roughly 240 world-class US companies selling American goods and services to the China market, released its 2011 China Business Environment Survey Results. MarketWire

REMINDER: Calypto Exec, Anmol Mathur, Speaks on Power Aware Design and Verification at IEEE ASIC Conference
ASICON 2011 MarketWire

eMamba International Corp. (EMBA) Provides Update on Sales and Operations
eMamba International Corp. (PINK SHEETS: EMBA), an emerging provider of cloud-based business management software and after-sales customer care services, is pleased to provide shareholders with an update on the company's recent sales and operations activities. MarketWire

REMINDER: Calypto Attends ARM TechCon, Offers Class on RTL Verification, Invites Attendees to Learn More About High Level Electronic Design Synthesis, Power Optimization and Equivalence Checking
ARM TechCon 2011, October 25, Santa Clara, CA MarketWire

Uproar PR Selected as PR and Social Media Agency of Record for Kavaliro
Uproar PR, a full-service public relations and social media firm, was named the agency of record for Kavaliro in Orlando. Uproar will provide the overall strategic counsel and management of the national staffing agency's PR and social media campaigns MarketWire

EnerNOC Executives to Speak at Upcoming Energy Industry Conferences
EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENOC), a leading provider of energy management applications for the smart grid, today announced that its executives are scheduled to speak at several upcoming industry conferences: MarketWire

Yadkin Valley Financial Corporation Announces Date for Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Conference Call
Yadkin Valley Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: YAVY), the holding company for Yadkin Valley Bank and Trust Company, announced it will release third quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday, October 27, 2011 before the market opens. Management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT that same day to discuss the Company's financial results, business highlights, and outlook. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months ended September 30, 2011
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. ("Navios Partners") (NYSE: NMM), an owner and operator of dry cargo vessels, today reported its financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2011. MarketWire

Wabash National Corporation Announces Earnings Release Date
Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) today announced it will conduct a conference call to review and discuss its third quarter results on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. EDT. Wabash National is scheduled to release its results on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011, after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

CCA Announces Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates for Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE: CXW) (CCA) announced today that it will release its 2011 third quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, November 2, 2011. MarketWire

Software Toolbox Enhances Connectivity Software
Software Toolbox® today announced the release of TOP Server Version 5.7, its OPC and native HMI device connectivity software application offering more than 125 different device drivers. Powered by Kepware, TOP Server 5.7 delivers new drivers, enhancements to the main server and more than 19 drivers and plug-ins. MarketWire

NCSBN Center for Regulatory Excellence Grant Program Awards Grants Totaling More Than $2.2 Million to 11 U.S. Organizations
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) Center for Regulatory Excellence Grant Program recently awarded grants totaling more than $2.2 million to 11 U.S. organizations. Since the grant program began in 2007, it has awarded more than $8 million in grants for research related to public policy and building the science of nursing regulation. MarketWire

RomReal : Insider Trade Notification
24 October 2011 GlobeNewswire

Rezidor's Nominating Committee for the Annual General Meeting 2012 established
In accordance with the decision made by the Annual General Meeting on 13 April 2011 the Nominating Committee has been established. Based on the list of shareholders per 31 August 2011 the Chairman of the Board of Directors contacted the three largest shareholders, each of which was offered the possibility to appoint one representative of the Nominating Committee. GlobeNewswire

Origin Enterprises Plc - 2011 Annual Report and Notice of AGM
ARYZTA AG /Origin Enterprises Plc - 2011 Annual Report and Notice of AGM . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

REC - Results from Bondholder meeting
Sandvika, October 24, 2011: Reference is made to the Stock Exchange Notice of October 10, 2011 regarding request for bondholder meeting with respect to  Bond Agreement 2009/2014 (ISIN 001 053650.1) (the "Agreement").The meeting with the bondholders was arranged today at the offices of Norsk Tillitsmann ASA (the "Trustee").The bondholders approved the proposal GlobeNewswire

Svensk Exportkredit AB (SEK): Continued high readiness for financing of the Swedish export industry
AB Svensk Exportkredit's (SEK) earnings for the first nine months of the year were strong. We have significant capacity to provide the Swedish export industry with large volumes of long-term financing if the economic situation in the financial markets deteriorates. GlobeNewswire

AB Svensk Exportkredit: Continued high readiness for financing of the Swedish export industry
AB Svensk Exportkredit's (SEK) earnings for the first nine months of the year were strong. We have significant capacity to provide the Swedish export industry with large volumes of long-term financing if the economic situation in the financial markets deteriorates. GlobeNewswire

Nestlé International Nutrition Symposium: Nutrition and the Immune System
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé International Nutrition Symposium: Nutrition and the Immune System. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ADVA AG Optical Networking /ICN SELECTS ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING FOR STATE-WIDE NETWORK. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä to supply catalytic converters to Finnish multipurpose icebreakers
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 24 October 2011, at noon (12.00) EET GlobeNewswire

Presentation of Telenor's third quarter results 2011
(Fornebu, 24 October 2011) Telenor will present its financial results for the third quarter 2011 on Wednesday 26 October 2011 at 09:00 hrs Norwegian time/CET. The presentation, which will also be broadcast live over the Internet, will be held in Auditorium A, Telenor Expo Visitor Centre at Fornebu near Oslo. The figures will be published on Telenor's website at 07:00 CET. GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE: Contract for Safe Astoria at North Rankin Redevelopment Project
Prosafe has been awarded a 150-day contract using the Safe Astoria for accommodation support at the Woodside operated North West Shelf Project's North Rankin Redevelopment Project, offshore Western Australia. On site operations are planned to commence between April and May 2012.In addition, Prosafe has granted Woodside two additional 30-day options GlobeNewswire

AIK - Presentation of Aktiv Kapital's third quarter results 2011
Aktiv Kapital's Q3 2011 results will be released on Friday 28 October 2011. In connection with the release, a teleconference/webcast will be held as described below: GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom interim report January-September 2011: Decline in demand impacted performance

Agreement for license in Tunisia

Norske Skog has been ranked the best Norwegian company - and number four in the Nordic region - in terms of climate change reporting
For the fourth consecutive year Norske Skog is featured in CDP's (Carbon Disclosure Project) annual Nordic 'Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index'. This index, a key component of CDP's annual Nordic 260 report, highlights the Nordic companies which have displayed the most professional approach to corporate governance regarding climate change information disclosure practices GlobeNewswire

Yara management buy shares
Oslo (2011-10-24): GlobeNewswire

Novartis Phase II data show AIN457 provided rapid and significant relief of symptoms in up to 81% of patients with psoriasis
Novartis International AG /Novartis Phase II data show AIN457 provided rapid and significant relief of symptoms in up to 81% of patients with psoriasis . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

BinckBank third quarter report 2011
· Adjusted net profit in FY11 Q3 of € 18.5 million (adjusted EPS € 0.25) GlobeNewswire

Actelion provides update on judgment in Asahi Kasei litigation
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion provides update on judgment in Asahi Kasei litigation. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

EDB ErgoGroup ASA : Share buyback
(Oslo 24 October 2011) EDB ErgoGroup ASA has today purchased 800,000 own shares at an average price of NOK 9.90 per share. After this transaction, EDB ErgoGroup ASA owns a total of 2,089,484 own shares. GlobeNewswire

Jay Taylor Discusses the Consequences of Detaching Gold from the Dollar on his Weekly VoiceAmerica Radio Show, "Turning Hard Times into Good Times"
Vancouver, British Columbia, October 24, 2011 - Jay Taylor, publisher of the J Taylor's Gold, Energy & Tech Stocks newsletter, changes the format of his Weekly VoiceAmerica Radio Show, "Turning Hard Times into Good Times", in order to examine the consequences of detaching gold from the dollar. GlobeNewswire

Bombardier Plays Key Role in Taking Millions of Journeys off Manchester's Roads Each Year
BERLIN, GERMANY--(Marketwire - October 24, 2011) - More than 5 million car journeys annually are expected to be moved onto rails with the help of Bombardier Transportation's new fleet of BOMBARDIER FLEXITY Swift light rail vehicles for one of the largest tram networks in Europe GlobeNewswire

Stolt-Nielsen Limited to Acquire Bulk-Liquid Storage Terminal in Moerdijk, The Netherlands
London, England - October 24, 2011 - Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI) announced today that it has reached a provisional agreement to acquire a bulk-liquid storage terminal in the Port of Moerdijk, The Netherlands, from Den Hartogh Holdings B.V GlobeNewswire

Imtech selected as technology partner in major Canadian shipbuilding programme
Gouda - Imtech N.V. (technical services provider in Europe and in the global marine market) announces that Imtech Marine will be involved in the realisation of the Canadian government's National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS) programme as a technology partner of Seaspan Vancouver Shipyards GlobeNewswire

Addex to Present at the BIO Investor Forum in San Francisco
Addex Pharmaceuticals /Addex to Present at the BIO Investor Forum in San Francisco. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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