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India hopes to reach 100 billion dollar trade with China by 2015: Krishna
The visiting External Affairs Minister, S.M. Krishna, on Wednesday said India hopes to reach the 100 billion dollar trade with China by 2015. ANI

BJP slams PM over dip in GDP
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday criticized Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and the ruling Congress Party for the recent dip in the country's GDP to 6.9 percent. ANI

Mauritius ready to review bilateral tax treaty with India: Ramgoolam
Mauritian Prime Minister Navinchandra Ramgoolam on Wednesday said the island nation will address issues relating to the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) with India. ANI

Mukherjee lays stress on food security challenge as means to improve agriculture productivity
Stating that for a country of 1.2 billion people it is imperative to build a certain self-sufficiency in meeting basic needs, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said that for a nation with a growing population and a sustained growth momentum, the food security challenge is also a challenge for improving agriculture productivity. ANI

Samson Paper Forms Strategic Alliance with Japanese Leading Trading Conglomerate KPP
Samson Paper Holdings Limited ("Samson Paper" or the "Group") (Stock code: 731), a vertically integrated paper trader and manufacturer in Hong Kong and the PRC, announced it has signed an agreement with Kokusai Pulp and Paper Co., Ltd. ("KPP") whereby KPP has agreed to acquire a 22 ACN Newswire

MHI Develops System to Enhance Damage Stability of Ships to Reduce Capsizing Risk: Response to Revised SOLAS Convention
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) has developed a system to enhance the damage stability of ships, enabling reduction in capsizing risk, as well as a roll-on/roll-off (RO/RO) ship equipped with the new system. The company has already received an order for the newly equipped vessel from Nippon Shipping Co. Ltd, a group company of Nippon Express Co. Ltd ACN Newswire

Archean Star (TSXV:ASP) Announces Multiple Gold Intersections from Drill Hole TB006 at Turnberry Gold Prospect at Gnaweeda Gold Project in Western Australia - Video Posted on www.investmentpitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, February 7, 2012 - Archean Star (TSXV:ASP) announced multiple gold intersections contained within a 41 metre interval in diamond drill hole TB006 at the company's Turnberry gold prospect at its Gnaweeda Gold Project in Western Australia. InvestmentPitch.com has produced a ""video news alert"" about Archean Star. If this link is not enabled, please visit www ACN Newswire

Wolfram|Alpha Pro Launches; Applies Computational Knowledge to Data From Users
Wolfram Alpha LLC today announced the immediate availability of Wolfram|Alpha Pro, a new service building on its widely used Wolfram|Alpha computational knowledge engine. MarketWire

Piers Morgan to Be Honored at BritWeek 2012
BritWeek is pleased to announce that Piers Morgan will be honored at "An Evening with Piers Morgan" on May 4th at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. In BritWeek's sixth year, Morgan will be the latest in a pantheon of influential Brits who have participated in this annual celebration of creative fusion between Britain and California. MarketWire

How to Knock Off Your "Bucket List" Trips at a Bargain Price!
Will it be Peru's legendary Machu Picchu? A trip to breathtaking Africa? These and other of the world's most alluring vacations are now available at sky-high savings. MarketWire

Royal Mines Signs MOU With Stina Resources
Royal Mines and Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: RYMM) ("Royal Mines") announces that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Stina Resources Ltd ("Stina") of Ontario, Canada to explore Royal Mines' twenty-one mining claims in the Searchlight Mining District of Southern Nevada. MarketWire

Rock Star of the Hair World Angus Mitchell and 2,500 Paul Mitchell 'Future Professionals' Head to Las Vegas February 20-22 for the 27th Annual Caper Event Featuring Top Beauty Industry Leaders and Surprise Celebrity Guests
Get ready, Las Vegas -- you're about to get glitzier and more glamorous than ever! MarketWire

GSC Products: Earthworm Poop Wrinkle Cream Touted as Hollywood Beauty Secret on The Doctors TV Show
Dr. Travis Stork got an up-close look at the worlds' first earthworm poop wrinkle cream in a segment on The Doctors' TV Show. Marketed as "Wrinkle Butter" from Fresh Beauty Market, this unusual cream uses a special complex made from earthworm castings (poop), reported to reverse the aging process of skin MarketWire

SEACOR Holdings Announces Sale of National Response Corporation, NRCES and SEACOR Response
SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH) today announced that it reached an agreement to sell a portion of its environmental business to J.F. Lehman & Company, a leading middle-market private equity firm focused on the defense, aerospace and maritime sectors MarketWire

Walk the Red Carpet This Valentine's Day at John's Incredible Pizza Co.
On February 14th John's Incredible Pizza Co., known for its family focused restaurant and entertainment facilities located throughout California and the Portland, Oregon area, is hosting a family friendly Red Carpet Valentine's Day Party where everyone is a celebrity! MarketWire

First Friday Las Vegas and Lucky Lady Lucy Bring the Heat to Downtown With the First Public Burn in Las Vegas History
First Friday Las Vegas, the celebrated arts festival in downtown Las Vegas, is pairing up with the Lucky Lady Lucy team and the city of Las Vegas to hold the city's first public burn, inspired by the annual Burning Man Festival, on Friday, March 2, 2012 MarketWire

Mindoro Releases Pan de Azucar Exploration Target and Positive Metallurgical Results
Mindoro Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE: MIO) (ASX: MDO) (FRANFURT:WKN 906167) today announced a drill-defined Exploration Target on its 75% interest Pan de Azucar Project, Iloilo Province, Philippines, of 8 million to 12.7 million dry metric tonnes (DMT) in a grade range of 35% to 40% sulphur (70% to 90% pyrite), 0.4% to 0.6% copper and 0.5 g/t to 0.7 g/t gold MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality Announces Appointment of Four Directors
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) which owns 99 hotels in 23 states, today announced the appointment of Messrs. Daniel R. Elsztain, Jim Friend, Donald J. Landry, and John M. Sabin to its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Burnham Gibson and Burnham Benefits Earned Record Gains for Clients and Each Other in 2011 With Unique Employee-Benefits and Financial Services Partnership
Burnham Gibson Financial Group, Inc., a full-service financial services firm based in Orange County, Calif., wrapped up 2011 with solid revenue and personnel growth and additional expansion planned for 2012. The company works synergistically with Burnham Benefits Insurance Services, each offering the other's product and service lines to complement its own MarketWire

Cytomedix Expands Commitment to Regenerative Medicine With Acquisition of Aldagen
Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCBB: CMXI) (the "Company"), a leading developer of biologically active regenerative therapies for wound care, inflammation and angiogenesis, announces the completion of the acquisition of Aldagen, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company developing regenerative cell therapies based on its proprietary ALDH bright cell ("ALDHbr") technology MarketWire

EC Development, Inc. Announces Registration of Its Common Stock Deemed Effective by SEC
EC Development, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECDI) today announced that effective January 23, 2012, being 60 days after the Company filed a registration under Form 10-12g, the registration of its common stock was deemed effective. MarketWire

Rick Atherholt Joins CoActiv Capital Partners as Vice President of Legal Services and General Counsel
Leader in business equipment leasing, CoActiv Capital Partners, Inc. (CoActiv), a Marubeni Group Company, announced today the appointment of Mr. Rick Atherholt as the company's Vice President of Legal Services and General Counsel. MarketWire

Kaplan Fox Announces $7.5 Million Settlement With Air Canada
Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) announces a $7.5 million settlement subject to court approval with Air Canada and AC Cargo LP. ("Air Canada") in In re: Air Cargo Shipping Services Antitrust Litigation, 06-MD-1775 (JG) (VVP), a multi-district litigation pending in the Eastern District of New York. MarketWire

HealthEast Maternity Care Lauded for Lactation Services
HealthEast Care System has been recognized for excellence in breastfeeding care. This commendation is from the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) and International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA). MarketWire

New York Newlyweds Seek Out the Most Romantic Places on a 500-Day Honeymoon Around the World
A recently married New York couple, Anne and Mike Howard are making their dreams come true and taking off on a 500-day honeymoon to search out the world's most romantic places and most memorable adventures. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Brian Tracy, World-Renowned Professional Development Coach and Top-Selling Author, Is the Featured Guest Speaker on the Award-Winning CredibilityLIVE, Online -- Thursday, February 9, 2012
WHO AND WHAT: Brian Tracy, Chairman and CEO of Brian Tracy International, will be featured on the award-winning FREE online interview series, CredibilityLIVE -- "How to overcome professional obstacles and grow your business" WHEN: Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 2:00 PM PST / 5:00 PM EST (LIVE!) WHERE: www.credibilitylive MarketWire

LumaSkinz Illuminates the Official Gift Bag for the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards(R)
LumaSkinz™ is a California based company that uses its patented technology to create cutting-edge virtual billboards that utilize electroluminescent lighting (EL). LumaSkinz was selected to showcase its technology by "illuminating" the Official Gift Bag of the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards®. Music's Biggest Night® will broadcast live on Sunday, Feb MarketWire

Perceptron Announces Quarter Results
Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP) today announced net sales of $17.4 million and net income of $1.7 million, or $0.20 per diluted share for its fiscal 2012 second quarter ending December 31, 2011. That compares with sales of $16.3 million, net income of $1.0 million, or $0.11 per diluted share for the quarter ended December 31, 2010. MarketWire

AMD to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 9:10 a.m. PST on Thursday, March 1, 2012 in San Francisco. MarketWire

GPS Source Receives Safety of Flight Approval for GLI Kits Aboard US Air Force C-130 (E/H/J Models) and C-17 Aircraft
The United States Air Force Air Mobility Command Systems Group (AMC SG) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has awarded Safety of Flight Approval for GPS Source's GLI kits aboard US Air Force C-130 (E/H/J models) and C-17 aircraft. MarketWire

Portfolio Recovery Associates to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results on February 16, 2012
Portfolio Recovery Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAA), a specialized financial and business services company and market leader in the consumer debt purchase and collection industry, will announce its fourth quarter and full year 2011 results on February 16, 2012. MarketWire

Roadrunner Transportation Systems Reports 2011 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results and Announces First Quarter 2012 Guidance
Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (NYSE: RRTS), a leading asset-light transportation and logistics services provider, today reported financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Cascade Microtech Reports Fourth Quarter 2011 Results
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Support.com Reports Fourth Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Support.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPRT), a leading provider of cloud-based technology services and software for consumers and small business, today reported unaudited financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Cisco Reports Second Quarter Earnings
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) MarketWire

Covanta Holding Corporation Reports 2011 Full Year and Fourth Quarter Results
Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company"), a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste ("EfW") projects, reported financial results today for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

TiVo to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2012 Financial Results
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) announced today that it will release financial results for fourth quarter and fiscal year ending January 31, 2012 after market close on Thursday, February 23, 2012. MarketWire

U.S.English Praises Arizona Supreme Court Ruling Upholding English Speaking Requirement
The Arizona Supreme Court this week chose to uphold a lower court's ruling that a San Luis City Council candidate be disqualified due to her lack of English proficiency. MarketWire

Andiamo Corporation (OTC: ANDI) Exceeds 500 iPhone Apps
Andiamo Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ANDI), subsidiary ActionApp Corporation, a prolific mobile App development company, expects to grow its App inventory to over 500 iPhone Apps in the next 45 days. MarketWire

New Flight Charters Reports 34% Growth in 2011
New Flight Charters, a nationwide leader in private air charters, today announced that it achieved 34% year-over-year sales growth in charters arranged for 2011, including a 27.2% growth in the number of New Flight Charters domestic U.S. flights, once again exceeding the overall private aviation industry growth of just 5% in 2011 according to data from the FAA. MarketWire

Van Halen Rocks the Top Events Rankings for January
Van Halen announced the dates for their newest tour in early January and the rock legends are now on top of TicketNews' Top Events rankings for the month, as compiled from January 1-31. MarketWire

BroadcastMed Launches Online Video Channel for Brigham and Women's Hospital
BroadcastMed, Inc. has provided Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA the tools necessary to launch their own educational video channel. The new MD Video Education Center is a complete resource for physicians to learn about various video case studies from a wide-range of specialties MarketWire

Active Power Reschedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2011 Earnings for February 14 at 4:30 PM ET
Active Power, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACPW) has rescheduled the time to report its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2011. MarketWire

ARI to Implement SAP HANA to Slash Fleet Report Processing Time
ARI®, a leading global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, today announced that it is implementing the SAP HANA™ platform to slash processing time and substantially broaden the scope of fleet reporting MarketWire

Audio Video Systems Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary
This year Audio Video Systems (AVS) is celebrating its 20 year anniversary as a leading design, engineering and systems integration firm. Founded in 1992 by Peter Barthelson, with the mission to transform the way governments and commercial customers do business, AVS has grown from only a handful of people to a successful company of more than 150 employees. MarketWire

Mark Hallock Joins Swinerton Builders, Continuing to Build Their Legacy in Education
Swinerton Builders Silicon Valley has brought onboard Mark Hallock, who joins their team as a Project Manager and Education Market Leader. In his new role, Hallock will continue to build upon existing and foster new relationships within the local and surrounding school districts, community colleges, and universities. MarketWire

E-Discovery Experts to "De-Mystify" Early Case Assessment in Upcoming Exterro Webcast
Exterro®, the leading provider of workflow-driven e-discovery software, extends its educational webcast series in February with a new session titled "De-Mystifying Early Case Assessment (ECA) for Cost-Effective E-Discovery." The webcast airs on Thursday, February 16 at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT. Registration is available on Exterro's website at www.exterro.com/events-and-webcasts. MarketWire

Aeolus' AEOL 10150 Protects Lung Tissue From Radiation by Modulating PTEN Levels, Reducing Oxidative Stress and Apoptosis
Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: AOLS) (PINKSHEETS: AOLS) MarketWire

Zacuto Sponsors Viewbug Photo Contest
Zacuto is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the Bird Photo Contest on the popular photography website www.viewbug.com. This first place winner of the contest will receive a free Z-Finder. Viewbug will accept color, black and white, raw and edited photo formats. MarketWire

Practice Greenhealth Names Laura Wenger, RN, as Executive Director
Practice Greenhealth is pleased to announce that it has named Laura Wenger, R.N., as its executive director. Wenger has served as interim executive director since October 2011, and replaces Anna Gilmore Hall, RN, CAE, who stepped down in September. MarketWire

Commerce National Bank Announces the Appointment of Phyllis Barr, Vice President, Financial Services Department
Commerce National Bank (OTCBB: CNBF), a community business bank in its ninth year of operation, is pleased to announce that Phyllis Barr has joined the Bank as a Vice President in the Financial Services Department. MarketWire

HPM Partners Recognized as Wealth Management Leader
HPM Partners received recognition as an industry leader by the 2012 Private Asset Management (PAM) Awards. It was named "Best newcomer - asset management," and was a finalist in three other categories: MarketWire

Jenne Names Rick Coan as Senior Vice President of Finance
Jenne Inc., a leading value-added distributor of IP telephony, audio and video conferencing, data networking and security products, announced that it has named Rick Coan as its new senior vice president of finance. Coan, a former business consultant to Jenne and a 30-year veteran in the financial services industry, reports directly to Rose Jenne, Chairman, as well as to Dave Johnson, CEO MarketWire

Arium Offers Code Execution Trace and Additional Development Board Support Packages
Arium today announced support for ARM Cortex™ Embedded Trace Buffer (ETB) on several state-of-the-art reference boards. ETB allows engineers to trace backwards through their code using Arium's LC-500S hardware-assisted debugger at a fraction of the cost of a full-fledged Embedded Trace Macrocell (ETM) solution MarketWire

The Future of Window, Door Energy-Efficiency on Display at IBS Show Village Home
There will be a new view on energy efficiency at the International Builders Show (IBS) in Orlando, FL in February. Visitors to the 13th annual Show Village will peer through Hurd Windows and Doors' Ultra-R products, which are said to be the future of energy performance in window and door technology. MarketWire

RenuEn Corporation Announces New Stock Symbol - "RENU"
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Teekay Corporation and Konig & Cie Announces Diamond Shipping Group has Joined the Gemini Tankers Suezmax Pool
Teekay Corporation (NYSE: TK) and Konig & Cie are pleased to announce that Diamond S Shipping Group has joined the Gemini Tankers Suezmax Pool as a full member. The Gemini fleet currently has 17 modern Suezmax vessels. This is expected to grow to 26 vessels by the end of 2012 as vessels redeliver from time-charters and Diamond S' eight additional newbuildings are added to the Pool. MarketWire

Scrubs & Beyond Is All About the Prints -- Tops, Jackets, and Shoes
Scrubs & Beyond, an "Always First in Fashion" leader in the medical apparel industry, celebrates the 2012 spring season with fashion shoes, cotton scrubs and the latest uniforms looks from top brands you know and love! MarketWire

Montessori Conference in San Francisco to Revive Spirit of Historic "Glass Classroom"
The American Montessori Society will celebrate the highly acclaimed Montessori "glass classroom" from San Francisco's 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) at its 2012 Annual Conference (http://www.amshq.org/2012conference), to be held March 15 - 18 at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. MarketWire

U.S. Secretary of Education to Keynote National PTA Legislative Conference
National PTA® announced recently that U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will keynote the association's National Legislative Conference (March 7 - 8) taking place at the Doubletree Hotel Crystal City - National Airport (300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA). Details are below: MarketWire

Bagrationi Brings First Georgian Sparkling Rouge to US Market
Bagrationi 1882 Winery, the country of Georgia's premier sparkling wine producer, announces the launch of the Bagrationi 1882 Rouge sparkling wine in the US market just in time for Valentine's Day. Bagrationi's Rouge is now available nationally online and on premise in the Washington D.C., Boston, and San Francisco markets MarketWire

ObjectVideo and Sony Enter Into Patent License Agreement
ObjectVideo®, Inc., the Leader in Intelligent Video, announced today that with the signing of a patent license agreement with Sony Corporation, it has asked the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) to terminate its investigation with respect to Sony's video-based surveillance products, and the two companies have settled all outstanding claims. MarketWire

HDA's Home Plan Magazine, DesignAmerica(TM) On-Sale Now Featuring Country House Plans
Leading home plan provider and book distributor, HDA, Inc.'s home plan magazine DesignAmerica'™ is on-sale now and features best-selling Country house plans in its latest issue. DesignAmerica™, which has been published for over eight years, has proven to be a mainstay for those in search of the hottest house plans and the most popular trends in the housing market today MarketWire

eMarketer Strikes Enterprise-Wide Deal With Omnicom Media Group
eMarketer today unveiled a new corporate agreement that provides all US employees at Omnicom Media Group with eMarketer's insights on digital marketing, media and commerce. MarketWire

Looking for Eco-Love This Valentine's Day? Take It Outside
Turning on your date this Valentine's Day could be as simple as turning off the lights. A new survey by Timberland shows more than three-quarters of Americans find eco-minded tendencies attractive in a mate. But don't take it too far; being eco-extreme -- especially on a first date -- just might leave you single this Valentine's Day. MarketWire

Northland Announces New Release Date for Year End Results
Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU)(FRANKFURT: NPK)(OSLO: NAUR) ("Northland" or "the Company") announces that it will publish its Audited Financial Statements and MD&A for the Fiscal Year ended December 31, 2011, including Q4 results, ahead of schedule on February 9, 2012. MarketWire

Internet Auctions Grow in Popularity for Farm and Construction Equipment as Purple Wave Attracts Bidders by the Thousands
Internet auctions are gaining broad acceptance as a way to sell heavy construction and farm equipment, trucks and other major business assets. MarketWire

Twelve National Applicants Chosen for the VRSII School-to-Work Program
Out of 65 applicants, 12 outstanding American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreting Education Program (IEP) graduates from across the nation have been chosen to participate in the School-to-Work Program offered by the VRS Interpreting Institute (VRSII), in Salt Lake City MarketWire

More Than 220 Top Athletes From Around the World Competed at World Renowned Rhythmic Gymnastics Competition
This past weekend, Olympians and top athletes from USA, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Armenia, China and Canada competed at the 2012 LA Lights Tournament of Champions at the Helen Bernstein High School in Los Angeles, Calif. The top three ranked gymnasts included: MarketWire

Italian Cuisine Voted Americans' Favorite Foreign Food
A new survey commissioned by Intrepid Travel has found that Italian is the favorite foreign cuisine for most Americans, with one in five (21%) saying it's their top choice. MarketWire

Novo Nordisk files annual report with the SEC
Novo Nordisk A/S has filed its Annual Report 2011 on Form 20-F for thefinancialyear 2011 with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC),incorporating byreference parts of the Novo Nordisk A/S Annual Report 2011. The reports areavailable at the SEC's website,www.sec.gov as well as at novonordisk.com -Investors - Download centre (listed under 2011) MarketWire

Gilman Law LLP Announces Hecla Mining Company Securities Fraud Lawsuit and Notifies Investors of April 2, 2012 Deadline
Leading national securities law firm Gilman Law LLP announces that a Hecla Mining Company Securities Fraud Lawsuit has commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Idaho (Case 1:12-cv-00042) MarketWire

Marin Software Promotes Brian Marin and Ed Stevenson to Global Positions
Marin Software, provider of the leading online advertising management platform for advertisers and agencies, today announced the promotions of Brian Marin to Vice President, Global Services and Ed Stevenson to Managing Director, Global Agencies and International MarketWire

Kelly Price & Friends to Celebrate 3 GRAMMY(R) Nominations and Pay Homage to R&B Music
WHO: R&B recording artist Kelly Price (Sang Girl Management) will celebrate nominations for three GRAMMY® categories including "Best R&B Performance" (Kelly Price and Stokley Williams), "Best R&B Song" (Not My Daddy) and "Best R&B Album" (Kelly). Hosted by Faith Evans and Kenny Lattimore MarketWire

Nominations for EDA Consortium Board of Directors Are Closing Soon
The EDA Consortium (EDAC) is seeking nominations for the Board of Directors for the two-year term beginning May 31, 2012. MarketWire

Gradient Scientist Provides Congressional Testimony on Air Toxic Standards
Gradient scientist Julie E. Goodman was invited to testify before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Energy and Power at a hearing entitled, "The American Energy Initiative: What EPA's Utility MACT Rule Will Cost U.S. Consumers." The focus of the hearing was the Mercury and Air Toxic Standards (MATS). The hearing was held February 8, 2012 in Washington, DC. MarketWire

Safeway Safety Step Focuses on Educating Consumers on Innovative and Affordable Bathroom Accessibility Options
When it comes to improving bathtub accessibility, the conventional method of a major renovation can seem daunting and expensive for many consumers. Safeway Safety Step, a manufacturer of bathtub accessibility products, is focused on educating senior citizens, people with disabilities and caregivers that, in many cases, conventional methods are extreme and no longer necessary MarketWire

FDA Deputy Director for Medical Devices to Speak at SEMDA 2012 Conference
William H. Maisel, MD, MPH, Chief Scientist and Deputy Center Director for Science at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), will be a keynote speaker at the SEMDA 2012 Conference, it was announced today. Dr MarketWire

Bella Marketing & Promotions Announces Its Collaboration With Code Purple Event NYC
Bella Marketing & Promotions is proud to announce its participation in Code Purple Event NYC. The Event, which will take place on February 16, 2012 at the USS Intrepid from 7pm-11pm, will benefit the international movement to spread awareness about malaria -- Africa's number two killer. MarketWire

Calysto Communications to Support Global Public Relations for SevOne
Calysto Communications, a social and traditional PR firm specializing in communications technologies, today announced that it will support a global public relations, media relations and social media program for network performance management leader SevOne. MarketWire

NorthStar Ford Group Canada Ranked Second in Retail & Commercial Sales for the Western Region of Canada for 2011
NorthStar Ford Group in Fort McMurray has been ranked second overall in sales for the western region of Canada and was ranked seventh overall in Canada for Ford dealers in both retail and commercial sales. MarketWire

AMI Research Initiates Analyst Coverage On China Kangtai Cactus Biotech; BUY
AMI Research, (http://www.amistockreports.com) a leading provider of equity research reports and a division of IR Firm, Hawk Associates Inc., announced today that it has initiated equity research coverage on China Kangtai Cactus Biotech, Inc. (OTCBB: CKGT). MarketWire

Spindle Announces Strategic Partnership With Are You Shipping Me(TM)
Spindle Inc. (OTCBB: SPDL) ("Spindle") ("The Company"), a national provider of innovative mobile commerce and alternate payment solutions for businesses and consumers, has announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Are You Shipping Me™ (AYSM), a California-based enterprise shipping solutions provider for businesses and consumers MarketWire

Poaching, Not Growth, Is in the Cards for Consumer Payments Industry
In the days before the economic new normal, the nation's rising disposable income combined with the displacement of cash and checks served to grow the market for payment products. But for the foreseeable future, according to Packaged Facts' just-released study on "Consumer Payments in the U.S MarketWire

IndoorDoctor Says Winter Can Be the Most Effective Time to Test Indoor Air Quality
IndoorDoctor, a New England-based indoor air quality testing firm, has seen a steady rise in indoor air quality concerns during winter months. Simply put, more people spend their time indoors when it's cold outside. "As homes become more energy-efficient indoor air pollution will accumulate with greater concentration," says environmental engineer and company president Jeffrey Bradley. MarketWire

Innovation Group Recognized in Leading Industry Analyst Firm's Insurance BPO Report
The Innovation Group plc (Innovation Group), a global provider of business process outsourcing (BPO) and software solutions to the insurance, fleet, automotive and property industries, today announced the company has been recognized in Gartner's 2011 Insurance BPO: Growing Demand and Maturing Provider Market report published by Kimberly Harris-Ferrante on December 19, 2011. MarketWire

ETM Introduces NAIC Blog
ETM, developer of Wings Plus for financial reporting and tax compliance -- and UPExchange for unclaimed property reporting -- has created a second blog, this one to address the complex and changing world of compliance with NAIC filing requirements; filing mandates, processes, and dates; and sundry related events MarketWire

Cinnabon Adds World Famous Cinnamon Roll Flavor to Beverages
Cinnabon® bakeries are now serving up the world famous cinnamon roll flavor in coffee. Now through May 20, Cinnabon Flavored Coffee Chillatta® and Cinnabon Flavored Iced Coffee are available at participating bakeries. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Latest Technologies in Seven Product Categories at IIC China 2012
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it will be showcasing the company's latest industry-leading solutions at IIC China 2012, taking place from Feb. 23-25 in Hall 1 of the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. Coinciding with the company's 50th anniversary celebration -- work began at Vishay headquarters on Feb MarketWire

New VPG Process Weighing Video Highlights Features and Capabilities of G4 Modular Instrument for Weighing and Force Measurement
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its VPG Process Weighing division has unveiled a new video highlighting the features and capabilities of the G4 modular high-speed instrument for weighing and force measurement and control applications MarketWire

Hibernia Bancorp, Inc. Reports Operating Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2011
Hibernia Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "Hibernia") (OTCBB: HIBE), the holding company of Hibernia Bank (the "Bank"), today reported net income of $76,000 for the quarter ended December 31, 2011 compared to a net loss of $10,000 for the quarter ended December 31, 2010. Earnings per basic and diluted share for the quarter ended December 31, 2011 were $0.08, compared to a loss of $0 MarketWire

Breker Verification Systems Closes Calendar Year 2011 With 150% Growth
Breker Verification Systems, The SoC Verification Company, today announced that it closed calendar year 2011 with year-over-year growth of more than 150%, confirming its position as the first electronic design automation (EDA) company to solve the functional verification challenges of complex system-on-chip (SoC) designs containing embedded processors. MarketWire

Ted Devine Appointed CEO at Leading Online Business Insurance Agency Insureon
Insureon, the leading online business insurance agency for small and micro-businesses, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Ted Devine as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Insureon sells insurance directly to small businesses, with particular expertise serving micro-businesses, those with 10 or fewer employees, through its techinsurance MarketWire

Russell Developed Europe Index: Small- and Mid-Cap Stocks Primarily Led European Index Rebound in 2012
Year-to-date performance for the constituents of the Russell Developed Europe Index through February 7th, 2012: MarketWire

Hold-Free Networks Debuts Social CRM & Mobile Care Channel on TMCnet at Social Media Strategies Summit 2012
Hold-Free Networks, the leading provider of Web 2.0 Customer Service solutions, introduced the Social CRM & Mobile Care Channel today as the newest addition to the TMCnet Online Community program at the Social Media Strategies Summit 2012 in Las Vegas. MarketWire

BroadcastMed Video Channel Highlights American Heart Month
In observance of American Heart Month, NewYork-Presbyterian presents a monthly web series on their new NYP Video Center, powered by BroadcastMed. Each Monday, new video content will be released highlighting the treatment and care for patients with heart disease MarketWire

Virgin HealthMiles Releases New HealthMiles Dash Mobile App; Whenever/Wherever Access to HealthMiles Program Portal for Employees on the Go
Virgin HealthMiles members are always on the go -- and now, so is the program that keeps them engaged and motivated to move. Today, Virgin HealthMiles introduced its new mobile app, HealthMiles Dash™ MarketWire

Judicial Watch Sues Obama Department of Energy for Records Detailing $529 Million Loan to Failing Green Energy Car Manufacturer
Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on February 1, 2012, against the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to obtain records regarding a $529 million loan granted by the DOE to Fisker Automotive for the manufacture of Karma and Nina electric vehicles (Judicial Watch v MarketWire

'Happy Birthday to You' Gets Fresh Legs
If only Patty and Mildred Hill could see their simple song today: universally known and translated, a birthday mainstay, a large revenue stream. MarketWire

Wichita and Goddard Chiropractor Renews Focus on Auto Accident and Whiplash Treatments
Auburn Hills Chiropractic in Goddard announced that the practice is renewing its commitment to helping auto accident injury victims naturally heal. The practice's chiropractor, Dr. Jacob Holdren, uses non-invasive treatments, including chiropractic adjustments, spinal decompression and physical therapy, to treat musculoskeletal misalignments and soft tissue injuries sustained in auto accidents MarketWire

Goose Island Beer Co Upgrades to Sage ERP MAS 200 to Reduce Purchasing and Production Costs
Sage North America announced today that Goose Island Beer Co has recently upgraded its accounting software to Sage ERP MAS 200 (soon to become Sage 100 Advanced ERP) after expanding their warehouse and brewing operations MarketWire

'Hybrid Power of Kids & Drivers' Fuels 'IDLE-FREE for Our Kids' U.S. Sponsorship
Editors note: There is one photo, two videos, and three podcasts associated with this press release. MarketWire

AVIX Enters Negotiations for Proprietary Software With Helpful Technologies, Inc.
AVIX Technologies, Inc. (the "Company" or "AVIX") (PINKSHEETS: AVIX) announced today that it has entered into negotiations with Helpful Technologies, Inc. and anticipate the signing of an LOI that will outline the formalization of a licensing agreement between the two parties. MarketWire

eEye Releases Retina CS 3.0 Unified Vulnerability Management to Close the Security Gaps Associated With Cloud, Android and Exchange ActiveSync
eEye Digital Security today released Retina CS 3.0, the most recent version of its award-winning vulnerability management solution, to identify and manage threats in public and private cloud computing environments and across the growing number of mobile devices and applications running on Android and connecting via Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync. MarketWire

2XU Signs Pro Triathlete and Five-Time World Champion Terenzo Bozzone
Leading performance compression and triathlon apparel brand 2XU adds acclaimed professional triathlete and five-time World Champion Terenzo Bozzone as a brand ambassador. He will train, race and recover in 2XU compression, triathlon, cycle, run and casual performance apparel until 2015. MarketWire

Chiropractor Treats Birmingham Sports Injury Patients
Dr. Scott Duca of Back On Track Chiropractic and Wellness Center is treating the back pain, neck pain and other symptoms associated with a sports injury with a combination of chiropractic care, massage therapy and lifestyle advice. Patients today are reporting a variety of sports-related injuries from high school athletes injured in competition to weekend warriors trying to stay fit and active MarketWire

Midtown West Manhattan Chiropractic Wellness Focus of New Website
34th Street Chiropractic and Wellness in Midtown West Manhattan has redeveloped its website to reflect the growing industry trend in preventative care and chiropractic wellness. As chiropractors focused on Midtown West Manhattan massage therapy, Dr. Matthew Shave and Dr MarketWire

Social Candy Launches Couponing to Expand New Comprehensive Social Engagement Platform on Facebook
Social Candy, Inc., the leading provider of easy-to-use and affordable SaaS-based Facebook marketing tools, today announced the latest high-value addition to its Sweet Shoppe Social Engagement Platform -- Couponing MarketWire

BMO Congratulates Dashan-Canada's New Goodwill Ambassador to China
BMO Financial Group today congratulated Mark Rowswell, known throughout China and the world as "Dashan", who was named as Canada's Goodwill Ambassador to China by Prime Minister Stephen Harper. MarketWire

CloudBees Reduces Cost to Run Java Applications by 62 Percent
CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today unveiled new lower pricing and a simplified fee structure for its runtime services, RUN@cloud MarketWire

BroadcastMed Program Highlights Importance of Quality Pediatric Cardiac Care
The most important measure of a center's experience and expertise in pediatric cardiovascular surgery is the quality of its outcomes. BroadcastMed premieres a new webcast allowing viewers to get a firsthand look at NewYork-Presbyterian's Congenital Heart Center from their dedicated team of top doctors, nurses, and staff. MarketWire

Tara Minerals Provides Update
Tara Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: TARM) (BERLIN: 6T3) is pleased to announce that work at the 150 hectare Champinon iron ore property is ongoing and continues to verify earlier grab sample assays. Tara's operational team has succeeded in identifying high, medium, and low grade mineralized iron zones MarketWire

REALTOR(R) University Granted Approval to Offer Master of Real Estate Degree Program
REALTOR® University now offers a Master of Real Estate degree for real estate professionals who are interested in expanding their education to advance their career and improve their business. MarketWire

Skinner, Inc. Appoints Judith Dowling as Director of Asian Works of Art
Skinner, Inc., a leading full-service auctioneer and appraiser of antiques and fine art, announces Judith Dowling as the Director of Asian Works of Art. Dowling brings more than 20 years experience as an expert in Asian art to her new role at Skinner and has established herself as a premiere appraiser in the genre. MarketWire

Taglich Brothers Initiates Coverage on Pivotal Therapeutics Inc.
Taglich Brothers, Inc. announces it initiated coverage of Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. MarketWire

VistaGen Therapeutics Increases Its Drug Rescue Opportunities With Right-of-First-Offer Agreement With Cato BioVentures and Cato Research
VistaGen Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: VSTA), a biotechnology company applying stem cell technology for drug rescue and cell therapy, has signed a strategic drug rescue agreement with Cato BioVentures and Cato Research. MarketWire

SOHM, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Operating and Financial Results
SOHM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHMN), a generic pharmaceuticals, nutraceutical and dermatology company that manufactures and markets generic drugs covering all major treatment categories, today announced its financial result for 4th quarter and fiscal year 2011. MarketWire

Capital Link to Host Webinar "Aberdeen Asset Management Reviews: Outlook & Opportunities in the Asia-Pacific Region" Tomorrow, February 9, 2012, at 11:00 AM ET
Tomorrow, February 9, 2012 at 11:00 AM ET, Capital Link will host a webinar featuring an Investment Director from Aberdeen's Asian Equity Team, who will discuss the outlook and opportunities in the Asia-Pacific region. MarketWire

Annual Survey of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Finds More Patients Turning to Social Media to Make Decisions on Surgeries and Non-Surgical Procedures
New survey results released today by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) showed more patients sought out social networking sites, rather than friends, for advice and information on facial plastic surgery before choosing a procedure in 2011. MarketWire

Purfresh Achieves Fifth Consecutive Year of Record Growth for Its Ocean Transport Technology
FRUIT LOGISTICA 2011 -- Purfresh, Inc MarketWire

North Springs Resources Receives Additional Results from Imperial Property in Nevada-Widespread Gold and Silver Mineralization Encountered-Possible Carlin-Type Deposit Outlined
North Springs Resources Corp MarketWire

iCrossing Announces Co-Branding Relationship With Jermaine Dupri and Global14.com
iCrossing (http://news.icrossing.com), a global digital marketing agency, announced today that the agency has formed a relationship with Jermaine Dupri to help the music mogul build a connected brand for Global 14 (http://www.global14.com), his online lifestyle community MarketWire

Kundalini Yoga Weekend Offered at Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa
Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa is offering a Kundalini yoga weekend from March 23 to 25, 2012 which includes lodging, meditation, yoga and a special spa treatment pricing for participants. MarketWire

Pontiflex Announces Spanish Language Capabilities for Mobile Signup Ads
Pontiflex, Inc., the industry's leading mobile and online signup ad platform, today announced new Spanish language capabilities. With the Pontiflex mobile signup ads platform, The Hunger Project, Visit Mexico, Club Cupon and Seleqto are running Spanish language signup ads on iPhone, iPad and Android devices to connect with Hispanics in the US and around the world. MarketWire

SupportSave Is Pleased to Announce a Definitive Agreement With the Largest Online Auto Parts Retailer
Under the terms of the agreement, SupportSave Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: SSVE) will provide at least 50 agents to answer support calls for the company's order tracking function. The company has annual sales of approximately 328 million USD. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. MarketWire

Harmonic Energy, Inc. Is Pleased to Announce the Appointment of Jamie Mann as the new CEO
Brighton, United Kingdom, February 8, 2012, Harmonic Energy, Inc. (ASUV: OTCBB) Harmonic Energy, Inc is pleased to announce the appointment of Jamie Mannas thenew Chief Executive Officer. For nearly two decades Mr. Mann has beenworking inthe industrial commodity manufacturing sector and most recently Mr MarketWire

In Less Than Two Months, Usage of "Touch" Mobile-Centric Social Connectivity Platform Outpaces First Two Years of Twitter
The creators of TextNow, the leading free and unlimited picture and text messaging application, today announced that in less than two months since launching their interpersonal connectivity platform "Touch," it has achieved significant market traction and already served more than 100 million one-on-one messages and nearly 10 million group messages MarketWire

American CryoStem Joins Alliance for Regenerative Medicine
American CryoStem Corporation (OTCQB: CRYO), a commercial developer, manufacturer and marketer of clinical products and services involving adipose tissue and adipose derived adult stem cells, announced its association with the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM). MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Receives Waivers on Citibank Loan Facility
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced today the finalization agreement on certain covenant waivers of the loan facility by and among Bulk Energy Transport (Holdings) Limited, the Company's subsidiary, and Citibank International plc, as agent of the lenders MarketWire

Icon Media Holdings, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter 2011 Results
Icon Media Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ICNM) set to report results for the Fourth Quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Strategic News Service Welcomes Accenture as FiRe 2012 Gold Partner
Strategic News Service welcomed Accenture (NYSE: ACN) as a FiRe 2012 Gold Partner this week. The sponsorship reflects both companies' commitment to creating a better world through connectivity and efficiency. Both SNS and Accenture are known for their ability to see the bigger picture and to use that vision to improve systems in business, technology and economics. MarketWire

Aquasil International Inc. Name Change to Oveldi Worldwide Shipping Group
Aquasil International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AQUS) announced today that it is in the process of changing its name to Oveldi Worldwide Shipping Group to better reflect the new business operation of the company. The company is hoping to have all necessary paperwork in place with FINRA upon receiving confirmation of the new Symbol and cusip. A corporate update will be issued MarketWire

Uproar PR Selected as Public Relations Agency of Record for Nadanu
Uproar PR (www.uproarpr.com), a full-service public relations and social media firm, was named the agency of record for Nadanu, a San Francisco based organization known for its online and mobile giving tools. Nadanu partnered with Uproar PR for the overall strategic counsel and management of Nadanu's media relations campaign. MarketWire

SEI Quick Poll: Controlling Pension Funding Volatility the Top Priority for Third Year in a Row
For the third consecutive year, an SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) Quick Poll found that pension plan sponsors view controlling funded status volatility as the top priority for their organizations MarketWire

Vacuum Lifter From Anver Corp. Lets One Person Handle Large Sheet Metal Enclosures
Anver Corporation is introducing a compressed air powered vacuum lifter that lets one person handle large sheet metal enclosures without hooks or slings. Suitable for handling enclosures throughout all phases of fabrication and packaging, their surfaces are protected because only the large rubber vacuum suction pads touch their surface. MarketWire

Datto Selects C7 Data Centers for Colocation Services
C7 Data Centers (C7) announced it has signed an agreement to provide data center colocation services to Datto, Inc., a global leader in backup and disaster recovery solutions. As part of the multi-year agreement, C7 will provide a secure IT environment to meet Datto's current and future requirements. MarketWire

Funambol Introduces First Personal Cloud Mobile Timeline App
Funambol, the leading provider of white-label personal cloud solutions for mobile phones and devices, today announced a major upgrade of its personal cloud solution with a new visual mobile timeline app MarketWire

Gilt Groupe's New API Suite Built on Apigee's Platform
Apigee, the leading provider of API management products and services, today announced that Gilt Groupe, an innovative online shopping destination, has built its new suite of APIs (application programming interfaces) on the Apigee Enterprise API platform MarketWire

Astadia Accelerates Social Enterprise Adoption
Astadia, the leading pure-play Cloud computing consulting and systems integrator, announced today extended cloud technology partnerships and a suite of services to help transform organizations into social enterprises. MarketWire

West Penn Testing Appoints Oscar Lewis Director of Quality
West Penn Testing Group (www.westpenntesting.com), a provider of non-destructive testing and material testing services, has hired Oscar Lewis as Director of Quality. James C MarketWire

CyOptics Introduces Compact 40Gbps TOSA and ROSA for QSFP+ Transceivers
CyOptics Inc MarketWire

Compass Labs Announces New Version of CLIQ Social Media Advertising Platform
Compass Labs, the science behind intelligent social media advertising, today announced a major update to its CLIQ platform. This new version will make social media ad campaigns easier to create, deploy, manage and measure for agencies and brand marketers MarketWire

Aegis Positioned in Magic Quadrant for Customer Management Contact Center BPO Worldwide by Leading Industry Analyst Firm
Aegis Limited, a global outsourcing services provider and part of the $17 billion Essar Group, announced today that it is one of 16 global outsourcing companies to be evaluated in Gartner Inc's 2011 Magic Quadrant for Customer Management Contact Center BPO Worldwide, in a report published on December 19, 2011 by TJ Singh and Johan Jacobs. MarketWire

OpenLogic Shows Strong Growth in 2011
OpenLogic, Inc., provider of enterprise open source solutions for the data center and the cloud, today announced its continued momentum in 2011, which saw record-breaking sales in each quarter, including the company's largest-ever quarter in Q4 2011, which was up 45% over the previous year. MarketWire

Patriot Technologies Launches Reorganized Professional Services Division
Patriot Technologies has launched an expanded Professional Services division focusing on services that provide relevant, strategic analyses enabling organizations to manage IT security risks proactively. The company recently hired Donald J. Fergus CISSP, CRISC as Senior Security Advisor to help define and deliver the services in most urgent need to government and commercial entities. Mr MarketWire

8 of 8 "Stock Alert" Winners Kick Off Stellar 2012 After 96%+ Profitable Trades in 2011
The BullTrade.com "Stock Alert" service has set the benchmark for winning stock trades. Since January 2003, over 96% of all closed-out trades have ended in gains, and some of them monsters. Since the beginning of the year, eight trades have been closed out and all of them profitably. The largest gain was a quick 17.6% in shares of VirnetX Holdings early in January MarketWire

Teekay Tankers Ltd. Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Class A Common Stock
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (Teekay Tankers or the Company) (NYSE: TNK) announced today that it has priced its follow-on public offering of 15,000,000 shares of Class A common stock at $4.00 per share. The offering is expected to close on February 13, 2012, subject to customary closing conditions MarketWire

Casebriefs Releases First Ever, Completely Free, Comprehensive LSAT Course
Casebriefs, the most widely used web site and mobile applications company in the law student and pre law student markets proudly unveils the nation's first, completely free, LSAT Course. The Course is the only in-depth, comprehensive free course for the preparation of the LSAT exam. The Course is taught by one of the nation's most respected LSAT Instructors, Sean Murphy MarketWire

TurkPower Has Received Title Transfer of 180,000 Metric Tonnes of Coking Coal Worth in Excess of $20M
TurkPower Corporation (OTCBB: TRKP) (the "Company") announced today that title transfer of 180,000mt of high-grade coking coal into its wholly owned subsidiary Sibcoal Commodities Trading Corporation was perfected. The Company hopes to sell this entire inventory of 180,000mt of coking coal at FOB spot price within Q1 of 2012. MarketWire

VLCCF - Presentation Q4 2011
Knightsbridge Tankers Limited (VLCCF) advises that a presentation of itsfourthquarter 2011 results, that were released February 8, 2012, is available ontheCompany's website at http://www.knightsbridgetankers.com and in the linkenclosed. Hamilton, Bermuda February 8, 2012 Presentation of 4th quarter 2011 results:http://hugin.info/132879/R/1583758/495299 MarketWire

UL Designates The College Network as a Knowledge Partner of Its Training and Advisory Business
The College Network™ is pleased to announce its designation as a knowledge partner of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a world leader in advancing safety. The College Network will support Knowledge Services, a UL business unit that provides safety and compliance-related training and advisory solutions aligned with UL's mission to create safer living and working environments for people. MarketWire

MMRGlobal Goes Into 2012 Highlighting $43 Million in Projected Revenues From Existing Signed Agreements
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records ("PHR"), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that going into the upcoming HIMSS Conference and Exhibition, February 20-24, in Las Vegas (www.himssconference MarketWire

Acme Packet Chooses Digital China as a Strategic Distribution Partner
Acme Packet® (NASDAQ: APKT), the leader in session delivery networks, and Digital China (SEHK: 0861), the largest integrated IT services provider in China, today announced that Digital China will serve as a key distribution channel and services partner for Acme Packet in the region MarketWire

IEC Electronics Announces $17 Million Award
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE Amex: IEC) announces that it recently received an order from one of its Medical customers valued at more than $17 million. Deliveries are expected to commence during IEC's fiscal third quarter 2012 and continue into fiscal 2013. MarketWire

WatchIt Technologies Reports Baseline Emissions Data Testing for the Diesel Fuel Reformer Has Been Completed
WatchIt Technologies Inc. www.watchittech.com (PINKSHEETS: WTCT) announced today that the company has completed the first phase of data collection on the diesel fuel reformer. The first phase was to collect baseline emissions data so it can be compared with the same tests once the Fuel Reformer is installed. Testing on the gas version reduced tail pipe emissions by 65%. MarketWire

Timeshare Buyer and Rental Offers for 2011 Indicate Another Strong Year for BuyaTimeshare.com
BuyaTimeshare.com, the online leader for timeshare owners looking to sell or rent their timeshares, reports strong resale and rental activity in 2011 as nearly $100 million in qualified offers from people looking to buy or rent timeshare were delivered to advertisers during the year. MarketWire

Stratus Uptime Appliance for VMware vCenter Server Prevents Downtime of Critical Virtualization Infrastructure Management
Stratus Technologies, the world leader of uptime assurance for critical business operations, today announced the Stratus® Uptime Appliance for vCenter Server, the universal management hub for the VMware vSphere virtualization infrastructure. MarketWire

REMINDER: WPC and Microsoft Present on HITECH Security and Compliance at AHIP Webinar
Media Alert MarketWire

IEC Announces Results for the First Quarter for Fiscal 2012
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE Amex: IEC) MarketWire

Gold Dynamics to Acquire Mining Properties in Canada
Gold Dynamics Corp. (GLDN) (OTCBB: GLDN)(OTCQB: GLDN) (http://www.golddynamics.com) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the Lake Ste-Anne property from Fayz Yacoub, P. Geo and Remy Yacoub. MarketWire

Centrify Wins TMC Cloud Computing Excellence Award for Active Directory-Based Security and Compliance of Cloud-Hosted Servers
Centrify Corporation, the leading provider of security and compliance solutions that centrally control, secure and audit access to cross-platform systems and applications using Active Directory, today announced that TMC, a global integrated media company, has named Centrify CloudTools as a 2011 Cloud Computing Excellence Award winner, presented by Cloud Computing Magazine. MarketWire

Longhorn Solar Rolls Out Bonus $0.50 Per-Watt Solar Rebate Program for Customers in 20 Texas Cities That Missed Out on Oncor's Solar Rebate Program Last Year, but Still Want to Go Solar
Longhorn Solar (www.longhornsolar.com) is encouraging Oncor customers in deregulated electric areas to put in their solar reservation form early this year so that they do not miss out on Oncor's 2012 Solar Rebate program, which could be funded soon. MarketWire

MyBuys Furthers Cross-Channel Personalization Leadership With Outstanding 2011
MyBuys, the leading provider of personalization for multi-channel retailers, direct brands, and digital agencies, today announced record annual revenue for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011, with an increase of over 50% versus 2010. The company continued to add clients at a record rate in 2011, and now provides multi-channel personalization services to more than 400 companies. MarketWire

World-Class Laboratories Rely on Dako's New Artisan(TM) Link Pro for Special Stains diagnostics
Dako, a global leader in tissue-based cancer diagnostics, now introduces aunique solution and process that seamlessly integrate and automate the pre-staining process with optimized Special Stains protocols MarketWire

Find a Great Range of Exclusive Discounts Only Available at CouponCodes4u
When you're trying to find that one of a kind purchase - be it a stunning outfit, a new computer, or even a gift for someone else - wouldn't it be great if it came with a one of a kind price tag too? CouponCodes4u thinks so and has teamed up with a range of stores to offer exclusive discounts you won't find anywhere else. MarketWire

Methodics Announces Support for Latest Release of Subversion Version Control System to Enable More Efficient IC Design
Methodics, Inc., the leading provider of integrated solutions used in managing design data and semiconductor intellectual property (IP) for complex IC design, today announced that its suite of SoC development tools supports the latest release of the popular Subversion® version control system MarketWire

schoolFeed Announces $1.75 Million Investment Round
schoolFeed, the fastest growing classmate network online, today announced a seed investment round of $1.75 million. Since its initial availability in July 2011, schoolFeed has gained over 7 million users. The company mission is simple -- to help users find and connect with their high school classmates MarketWire

Dynamic Materials Corporation Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Dynamic Materials Corporation ("DMC") (NASDAQ: BOOM), a diversified provider of industrial products and services and the world's leading manufacturer of explosion-welded clad metal plates, will announce fourth quarter financial results after the stock market closes on Thursday, February 23, 2012. MarketWire

Protegrity and Securosis Demystify PCI DSS Tokenization Guidelines
Protegrity USA, Inc. a leading provider of end-to-end data security solutions, has joined forces with Securosis, an information security research firm, to address the confusion around the PCI DSS tokenization guidelines administered by the PCI Council in August and help companies evaluate and select a tokenization solution. MarketWire

Cartera Commerce Appoints Kevin McCarthy as Vice President of Retail Advertising and Partnerships
Cartera Commerce, the leading provider of card-linked marketing solutions, today announced the appointment of Kevin McCarthy as Vice President of Retail Advertising and Partnerships. McCarthy brings more than 20 years experience in sales, marketing and business development to Cartera, where he will oversee and manage the company's relationships with national in-store retail advertisers MarketWire

Medical Center to Save Money With Chromasun Solar Enhanced Gas Air-Conditioning System -- Largest in California to Date
Chromasun, the leading commercial rooftop solar solutions company, today unveiled construction of a solar and natural gas powered air-conditioning project at Crow Canyon Medical Center in Danville MarketWire

Oracle Announces Availability of Oracle Advanced Analytics for Big Data
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Fandor Opens the Door to DRM-Free Movie Streaming
Beginning today, Fandor, the premier destination for watching and sharing exceptional films, will stream Sita Sings the Blues for free to members and non-members alike. For the first time, this critically acclaimed and audience-beloved feature film is available for streaming through an online rental or subscription movie service. MarketWire

City of Tulsa Installs High Quality, Energy Efficient LED Street Lighting in Historic Brady District
Tulsa, Oklahoma, known for most of the 20th Century as the Oil Capital of the World, is now leading the way with new energy efficient alternatives. Thanks to a highly successful collaboration between the City of Tulsa, U.S.-based luminaire manufacturer, Amerlux, and U.S MarketWire

Cott Announces Date for Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) announced today that the Company will release its fiscal year and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011 financial results before the markets open on Friday, February 17, 2012. MarketWire

Market Leader Schedules Release of Fourth Quarter and 2011 Annual Results
Market Leader, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEDR) today announced it will host a conference call and live Webcast to discuss fourth quarter and 2011 annual results on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time. To listen to the live conference call, please dial (719) 325-2204. A live Webcast of the call will be available from the Investor Relations section of the company's Web site at www.investor MarketWire

NioGold Provides Exploration Update in the Malartic Gold Camp
NioGold Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE: NOX) ("NioGold" or the "Company") is pleased to provide updates on exploration programs conducted on the Company's flagship projects located in the Malartic gold camp, Abitibi region of Quebec. MarketWire

Hartford Hospital to Pioneer Vascular Research With Hansen Medical Vascular Robotic System
Hansen Medical, Inc MarketWire

Senior Medical Alerts Provider, Elderly Alerts, Presents Three Very Thoughtful Valentine's Day Gift Choices for the Elderly
Senior medical alerts provider, Elderly Alerts, presents three very thoughtful gift choices to give to a senior loved one on this Valentine's Day, February 14. With over 20 years of experience in the business, Elderly Alerts is known for providing the most advanced technology in medical alert equipment with unmatched quality of service and price. MarketWire

Awarepoint Expands Board of Directors and Adds Seasoned Executives to Support Expanded Growth
Awarepoint Corporation, the leading provider of real-time location system (RTLS) solutions for healthcare, announced today that it appointed R. Andrew Eckert, CEO of CRC Health Corporation and former CEO of Eclipsys Corporation, to its board of directors. The company also named Carlene Anteau, M.S., R.N., as vice president of product marketing, and Erica Davidson, M.A., H.R.M., P.H.R MarketWire

Citarella S.A. Deploys Blue Coat CacheFlow Solution to Improve Subscriber Web Experience
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI) today announced that Citarella S.A. of Buenos Aires, Argentina, achieved two key milestones to improve its overall customer satisfaction: reduction of its bandwidth usage by 50 percent and immediately obtaining results of zero customer complaints after the installation of the Blue Coat® CacheFlow® 5000 appliance MarketWire

Apollo Investment Corporation Announces Quarterly Financial Results, Senior Management Changes, Quarterly Dividend & Considers Raising Additional Equity
Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV) MarketWire

GlobeImmune Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of GI-6301 in Brachyury Expressing Cancers
GlobeImmune, Inc. today announced the initiation of a Phase 1 clinical trial to be conducted at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to investigate the safety and tolerability of GI-6301, a new Tarmogen product, for patients with metastatic cancers containing brachyury protein. Brachyury is over-expressed in a variety of important tumor types including breast, colon, lung and prostate cancers. MarketWire

New M86 Security Labs Report Reveals Spread of Malware Growing via Social Media, Targeted Attacks and Exploit Kits
M86 Security, the global expert in real-time Web and email threat protection, today released its latest bi-annual M86 Security Labs Report, which details a significant growth in cybercrime via sophisticated targeted attacks and social media scams as well as a rise in malicious email attachments despite a four-year low in spam volumes last year. MarketWire

SOA Software Announces Ready-to-Use SOA Governance for Microsoft
SOA Software, a leading provider of SOA governance, cloud and enterprise API Management products and a Microsoft Gold Partner, today announced a new product for Microsoft Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) 6.1 MarketWire

Intrigo Announces New Partnership With FusionOps
Intrigo Systems, a premier enterprise consultancy that provides innovative solutions in business strategy, process consulting and systems integration, today announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with FusionOps and will now offer web-based business analytics software that enables IT organizations to deliver self-service analytics to business users. MarketWire

Col. Jack Jacobs Joins Pcubed as Advisory Board Member
Col. Jack Jacobs, analyst for MSNBC on security and defense issues and a recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor, has joined the Pcubed Board, the company announced today. MarketWire

Iyiola Obayomi Joins the NY Team at Ogilvy Healthworld
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (www.ogilvychww.com), representing the largest assembly of creative talent in the world of healthcare communications, today announced the addition of Iyiola Obayomi as senior director, consulting at Ogilvy Healthworld's New York City office. MarketWire

Antec Announces the One Enclosure
Antec, Inc., the global leader in high-performance computer components, announces the One, the latest addition to their Gaming Series. The One is an excellent option for mainstream gamers, new PC builders and seasoned system integrators alike, as it provides user-friendly cooling and convenient features at an affordable price. MarketWire

TRC Announces Second-Quarter Fiscal 2012 Financial Results
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR), a recognized leader in engineering, consulting and construction management services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets, today announced financial results for the three and six month periods ended December 30, 2011. MarketWire

NHL's Jamie McBain Partners With H2O Overdrive(TM) as an Athlete Ambassador
Innovative Health Solutions, LLC (IHS), makers of H2O Overdrive™ and H2O Overdrive Hydrate™, announced today that NHL player, Jamie McBain, current defenseman for the Carolina Hurricanes, has signed on with H2O Overdrive as an athlete ambassador. MarketWire

Market Research Projects Immunomodulators Market Growth at 8.6% CAGR Through 2017
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Immunomodulators Market to 2017 - Immunosuppressant Antibodies to Replace Antimetabolites as the Highest Value Sector by 2017" to their collection of Therapeutic Area market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch MarketWire

VLCCF - Fourth Quarter and Financial Year 2011 Results
HIGHLIGHTS* Knightsbridge reports net income of $9.5 million and earnings per share of $0.39 for the fourth quarter of 2011.* Knightsbridge reports EBITDA of $16.7 million and EBITDA per share of $0.68 for the fourth quarter of 2011.* Knightsbridge announces a cash dividend of $0.50 per share for the fourth quarter of 2011.* Knightsbridge reports net income of $34 MarketWire

Anadarko Withstands Major Costs in 2011, Begins to See Biggest Investments Pay Off, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE:APC) (The Woodlands, Texas) reported solid production gains for fourth-quarter and full-year 2011 as the company saw record sales volumes and kept capital spending at the low end of its guidance range, while achieving an 80% success rate in offshore exploration and appraisal drilling programs MarketWire

Procera Networks to Announce 2011 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results on February 21, 2012
Procera Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT), the intelligent policy enforcement company, today announced that it will report financial results for its 2011 fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011 on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 following the close of the market. The Company will host a conference call and webcast at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time that afternoon to discuss the results. MarketWire

North American Plastics Sector Targets $546 Million in 2012 Construction Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial Info is currently tracking 128 projects totaling $546 million that are planned to kick off this year within the plastics sector of the Industrial Manufacturing Industry in the United States and Canada. Of these, 16 projects totaling $238 million are located in the Mid-Atlantic market region of the United States. MarketWire

2011 Drilling Upgrades and Grows Resources at Seabridge Gold's KSM Project
Seabridge Gold (TSX: SEA)(NYSE Amex: SA) announced today that a successful 2011 drill campaign at its 100%-owned KSM project has increased estimated measured and indicated gold resources by 3.7 million ounces and added another 0.5 million ounces in the inferred category. The updated, independent NI 43-101 compliant resource estimate, prepared by Resource Modeling Inc MarketWire

At DVCon, Real Intent Verification Experts Present on Resolving X-Propagation Bugs; Demos Focus on CDC and RTL Debugging Innovations
WhoReal Intent, Inc., the leading provider of software products that accelerate Early Functional Verification and Advanced Sign-off of electronic designs, announced that its verification experts, Lisa J. Piper and Vishnu C. Vimjam, will present on X-Propagation Woes: Masking Bugs at RTL and Unnecessary Debug at the Netlist at the Design Verification Conference (DVCon) MarketWire

Imaging3 Updates Website
Imaging3™, Inc. (OTCBB: IMGG), developer of a breakthrough medical imaging device that produces 3D medical diagnostic images of virtually any part of the human body in real-time, today announced that the company has added archived appearances of CEO Dean Janes and his interviews on MoneyTV to the Imaging3, Inc. website. MarketWire

Arizona and Merchants Information Solutions Celebrating 100 Years -- One Day Apart
On February 15, 1912, just one day after the Arizona Territory became America's 48th state, Merchants Information Solutions (Merchants) was "born" as Merchants & Manufacturers' Association and began its first 100 years helping protect businesses with critically important information MarketWire

Virident and NEC Set Record Oracle Database Performance of 1.2 Million IOPS
Virident, Inc., a performance leader in flash-based Storage Class Memory (SCM) solutions, and NEC Corporation of America (NEC) today announced they have achieved unrivaled performance for Oracle applications. The integrated solution from Virident and NEC delivers 1.2 Million random input/output operations per second (IOPS) and a bandwidth of 9 MarketWire

Creekside Partners Analyst Says Now May Be the Time to Consider Global Stocks That Pay Dividends
Two thousand eleven was a solid year for investors, whose careful selections in the equity and credit markets led to handsome returns. MarketWire

Market Research Projects Car Rental Market in BRIC to Grow at 14% CAGR Through 2016
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Market Entry Strategies and Emerging Opportunities in the Car Rental Industry in BRIC," to their collection of Automotive market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/BRICdata-v3901/Entry-Strategies-Emerging-Opportunities-Car-6777018/ MarketWire

Lucky Birds Debuts at the Apple App Store
Articul Media LLC today announced the release of Lucky Birds, a new arcade, action and puzzle game to the Apple App Store. Lucky Birds is currently compatible with the iPhone3, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S with iOS 4.3 or later. MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts That 46% of Mobile Phones Will Be NFC-Enabled by 2016
MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Near Field Communication (Nfc)Market Global Forecast &Analysis (2011-2016)By Products," to their collection of Software & Services market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/MarketsandMarkets-v3719/Near-Field-Communication-Nfc-Global-6788903/ MarketWire

Next Alternative to Comply With New Regulations of Frankfurt Stock Exchange
Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (XETRA: N4H), is pleased to announce that the firm will take all the necessary steps to adhere to the new terms and conditions of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. MarketWire

Nokia plans changes to its manufacturing operations to increase efficiency in smartphone production
Nokia Corporation Stock exchange release February 8, 2012 at 10:00 (CET +1) Nokia has today announced planned changes at its factories inKomarom, Hungary, Reynosa, Mexico and Salo, Finland MarketWire

Bouygues Telecom selects Ericsson for trio of technologies
MarketWire

Statoil : 2011 fourth quarter results
Statoil's (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) fourth quarter and preliminary 2011 OperatingandFinancial Review. Statoil's fourth quarter 2011 net operating income was NOK 60.7 billion, a42%increase compared to NOK 42.8 billion in the fourth quarter of 2010. In2011,net operating income was NOK 211.8 billion compared to NOK 137.3 billion in2010 MarketWire

Synchrony Venture Management Publishes Ground Breaking White Paper, "Redefining the CVC Paradigm: An Empirical Framework for Screening, Selecting & Measuring Strategic Investments"
Synchrony Venture Management introduced the publication of their white paper entitled "Redefining the CVC Paradigm: An Empirical Framework for Screening, Selecting & Measuring Strategic Investments" today in a special session at the 14th Annual Corporate Venturing & Innovation Partnering Conference hosted by IBF in Newport Beach, California. MarketWire

Deutsche Sales Squad Considered Europe's Best, New Institutional Investor Survey Finds
Deutsche Bank captures the pole position in the 2012 All-Europe Sales Team survey, Institutional Investor's inaugural ranking of the region's leading equity research sales forces. BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research takes second place, followed by J.P. Morgan Cazenove and then Morgan Stanley. MarketWire

Legendary Singer-Songwriters Randy Newman, David Crosby, Shawn Colvin and Zooey Deschanel Contribute to Everychild Within Us CD for Mother's Day
Just in time for Mother's Day, the Everychild Foundation is selling copies of the Everychild Within Us CD which features new, unreleased music from She and Him (Zooey Deschanel) and Burt Bacharach, as well as music by singer-songwriters such as Randy Newman, David Crosby, Shawn Colvin, Kenny Loggins, Lisa Loeb and Katrina Carlson. The new album also includes songs by Dave Koz and Jim Wilson. MarketWire

Consumer Protection Assistance Coalition (DE) Wins a 40% Principal Reduction and a 2% Interest Rate for the Life of the Loan
Luis Rodriquez had almost given up the hope of keeping his home after several frustrating efforts to obtain a simple Loan Modification on his own from Ocwen, the company who he thought was his Mortgage Company. MarketWire

Travel Injuries in Asia May Prove Pricey Without Travel Medical Insurance
HCC Medical Insurance Services, LLC (HCCMIS), a provider of travel accident insurance, announces an infographic highlighting the potential perils of vacationing in Asia MarketWire

AMD Named to Top 20 of Clean Capitalism Ranking
AMD (NYSE: AMD) was today named by Corporate Knights to its inaugural list of the S&P 500 Clean Capitalism Ranking, placing among the top twenty companies to be recognized MarketWire

Firearms Training System Provider, VirTra Systems, Announces Hiring of Respected Hardware Engineer
VirTra Systems (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), a leading provider of firearms training systems, today announced the addition of Perry Baker as the new Vice President of Hardware Development. Mr. Baker leaves Raytheon Missile Systems as Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer. Previous to Raytheon, Mr. Baker was the Senior Manager of Mechanical Design & Analysis for Rockwell Collins for 21 years MarketWire

CCA Announces 2011 Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results
CCA (NYSE: CXW) (the "Company" or "Corrections Corporation of America"), America's leader in partnership corrections and the nation's largest provider of corrections management services to government agencies, announced today its financial results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Dunedin Chiropractor Launches New Website
Dr. Paul Raveling, a Dunedin chiropractor, has launched a new website for the Raveling Chiropractic Center, P.A., which he has run since 1983. According to Dr. Raveling, he hopes the website will provide people with helpful information about a multitude of health topics MarketWire

ProLogis European Properties sells UK portfolio for €180.3 million
News release GlobeNewswire

Sika Strengthens Position in Korean Tunnel Waterproofing Market
Sika AG /Sika Strengthens Position in Korean Tunnel Waterproofing Market . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Össur - 2011 Full Year Report
STRONG SALES GROWTH GlobeNewswire

Net Asset Value as of January 31, 2012
Private Equity Holding AG /Net Asset Value as of January 31, 2012. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

RomReal : 2012 Financial Calendar Update
Please find below the updated Financial Calendar for RomReal for the year 2012. There was a change on the 1st Quarter Results reporting date: 24th February 4th Quarter results 2010 and preliminary annual results. GlobeNewswire

IQE plc : Strategic investment in, and exclusive wafer supply agreement with, Solar Junction Corporation, a leading edge CPV cell developer
THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS RESTRICTED AND IS NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN, INTO OR FROM THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, JAPAN, THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND OR SOUTH AFRICA OR ANY JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE SAME WOULD BE UNLAWFUL GlobeNewswire

Veidekke to build passive house school in Oslo for NOK 270 million
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Nestlé CEO stresses private and public sector collaboration is needed to address global food crisis
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé CEO stresses private and public sector collaboration is needed to address global food crisis . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Invitation to presentation of fourth quarter and full year 2011
Eltek ASA will present the result of the fourth quarter and full year 2011 Thursday 16 February at 08:30 am. The company will be represented by CEO Colin Howe and CFO Pål Skistad. GlobeNewswire

VLCCF - Presentation Q4 2011
Knightsbridge Tankers Limited (VLCCF) advises that a presentation of its fourth quarter 2011 results, that were released February 8, 2012, is available on the Company's website at http://www.knightsbridgetankers.com and in the link enclosed. GlobeNewswire

Schibsted ASA (SCH) - Invitation to Investor Day 28 February 2012
Schibsted Media Group is pleased to invite to our Investor Day in London on 28 February 2012. GlobeNewswire

World-class laboratories rely on Dako's new ArtisanTM Link Pro for Special Stains diagnostics
Dako, a global leader in tissue-based cancer diagnostics, now introduces a unique solution and process that seamlessly integrate and automate the pre-staining process with optimized Special Stains protocols GlobeNewswire

PEPR results for the quarter and year ended 31 December 2011
News release GlobeNewswire

OMNICARE ANNOUNCES FIRST ELECTRONIC PRESCRIBING SOLUTION FOR CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES IN INSTITUTIONAL SETTINGS
COVINGTON, Ky., February 8, 2012 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE:OCR) today announced the pilot launch of a new application for its cutting edge OmniviewDr platform GlobeNewswire

ASKA launches Irinotecan from Actavis in Japan
Tokyo-Zug, 8 February 2012 - ASKA has announced the launch of Irinotecan, the first oncology product from Actavis in Japan. This product is the anticancer agent which inhibits the topoisomerase I, and ASKA obtained the marketing approval on 15 July 2011 and the NHI listing on 28 November 2011. GlobeNewswire

Stonesoft Firewall/VPN product family awarded Common Criteria EAL4+ Certification
Highest security standard feasible to commercial products GlobeNewswire

Lilian Fossum Biner proposed as new Board member
Nobia's Nomination Committee has informed the company about its proposals to the Board of Directors. GlobeNewswire

Conference call to present fourth quarter result and full year result for 2011
Hosts: Mia Brunell Livfors, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Torun Litzén, Director, Investor Relations GlobeNewswire

Heineken® and James Bond sign global SKYFALL partnership
Amsterdam, February 8, 2012 - HEINEKEN today announced that it has extended its 15 year partnership with the James Bond franchise. It will introduce an unprecedented and innovative global marketing campaign to support the launch of the new film SKYFALL GlobeNewswire

Publication of Aspo Plc's financial statement release and invitation to the press conference
ASPO PLC  STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  February 8, 2012 at 10.40 amAspo Plc will publish its Financial Statement Release for January 1-December 31, 2011, on Tuesday February 14, 2012, approximately at 10.00 a.m. Finnish time GlobeNewswire

CHANGES IN RAPALA'S EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Rapala VMC CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseFebruary 8, 2012 at 10.15 a.m. GlobeNewswire

OKMETIC'S ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING TO CONVENE ON 12 APRIL 2012 AT 10 A.M.
OKMETIC OYJ         STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE   8 FEBRUARY 2012 AT 10.00 A.M. GlobeNewswire

DECISION ON THE EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT GROUP'S SHARE-BASED INCENTIVE SCHEME FOR 2012
OKMETIC OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  8 FEBRUARY 2012 AT 10.00 A.M. GlobeNewswire

OKMETIC WILL TRANSFER 56,033 OWN SHARES HELD BY THE COMPANY AS A PART OF THE COMPANY'S SHARE-BASED INCENTIVE SCHEME
OKMETIC OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  8 FEBRUARY 2012AT 10.00 A.M. GlobeNewswire

EMGS launches new Barents Sea multi-client 3D EM campaign
Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) is pleased to announce that it has secured pre-funding to start a multi-client 3D EM campaign in the Barents Sea, ahead of Norway's 22nd exploration licensing round. Data acquisition will commence in March using the vessel Atlantic Guardian GlobeNewswire

Proposals for Members of Pohjola Bank plc's Board of Directors and Auditors and Their Remuneration
Pohjola Bank plcSTOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE8 February 2012, 8 GlobeNewswire

GO Selects Agama for End-to-End IPTV Quality Assurance
(LINKÖPING, February 8, 2012) -Agama Technologies, the DTV quality assurance expert, today announces that GO, Malta's leading telecommunications provider, has selected a complete Agama DTV Monitoring Solution for its IPTV ecosystem GlobeNewswire

RAPALA ANNUAL ACCOUNTS 2011: GOOD YEAR IN CHALLENGING BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT
Rapala VMC CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseFebruary 8, 2012 at 9.30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Reminder: Invitation to presentation of Orkla's Q4-11 results, Thursday 9 February
Orkla will report fourth quarter 2011 results on Thursday, 9 February 2012 at 7.00 a.m. CET. The quarterly report and the presentation materials will be available at this time at www.orkla.com. GlobeNewswire

Ordina successfully finalises integration of financial administrations for the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation
Systems from the former Ministries of Economic Affairs and Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality successfully linked in Oracle E-Business Suite GlobeNewswire

UPDATE ON 2011 PERFORMANCE WAVIN
This update on Wavin's 2011 performance precedes the annual results announcement, including detailed analysis per region and business unit, to be published on Wednesday 29 February 2012, before start of trading. GlobeNewswire

FINANCIAL STATEMENTS FOR 1 JANUARY - 31 DECEMBER 2011: ANOTHER RECORD YEAR FOR OKMETIC, PROFITABILITY REMAINED STRONG IN THE SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY'S DOWNTURN
OKMETIC OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  8 FEBRUARY 2012AT 9.00 A.M. GlobeNewswire

Strong financial results in 2011 for DNO
Ahead of the full year 2011 operational and financial results to be released on 15 February 2012, DNO International ASA is pleased to announce a strong end to the year just ended, well above market expectations. GlobeNewswire

Wentworth Resources Limited : Sale of Mtwara Power Plant to Tanzania Electric Supply Company
8 FEBRUARY 2012 WENTWORTH RESOURCES LIMITED("Wentworth" or "the Company") GlobeNewswire

EDB ErgoGroup to deliver operating services for the City of Oslo's main IT systems
(Oslo, 8 February 2012) The City of Oslo has chosen EDB ErgoGroup as a supplier of operating services for its main IT platform, shared applications and the equipment it uses for its activities. The agreement runs for three years, with options to extend for a further three years. The agreement represents total contract value of NOK 287 million. GlobeNewswire

Odfjell SE : 4th quarter 2011 results: Encouraging developments in the spot market
Improvement in time-charter results in the fourth quarter and continued solid results from tank terminals sees Odfjell post a net profit for 2011 of USD 269 million including capital gain of USD 294 million. Net result fourth quarter closed at negative USD 8 million. GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge: Good annual result for 2011
SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge delivered a good annual result for 2011 with an operating profit before tax of NOK 774 million. GlobeNewswire

Pöyry takes part in ensuring safe final disposal of spent nuclear fuel in Finland
PÖYRY PLC          Press release 8 February 2012 GlobeNewswire

Renewal of Trondheim municipality's IT infrastructure by EDB ErgoGroup
(Oslo, 8 February 2012) Through a new operating services agreement with EDB ErgoGroup, Trondheim municipality will benefit from completely new IT platforms for its users. The IT platforms will provide new work platforms for users, with updated software and quicker response times. GlobeNewswire

Fully underwritten rights issue of up to NOK 1.5 billion
The Board of Directors of SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA proposes to strengthen the core equity by up to NOK 1.5 billion through a rights issue of ordinary shares. The issue is fully underwritten by the company's largest shareholders and companies in the SpareBank 1 alliance. GlobeNewswire

Robust operations and good customer growth in 2011
SpareBank 1 SR-Bank achieved a pre-tax profit of NOK 1,495 million for 2011, compared with NOK 1,614 million for 2010. The results are marked by robust operations and significant growth, but also by international financial unrest. GlobeNewswire

Kemira Oyj: Proposals of the Board of Directors to the Annual General Meeting 2012
Kemira OyjStock exchange releaseFebruary 8, 2012 at 8.45 am (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Pohjola Bank plc's Annual General Meeting 2012 and Proposals by the Board of Directors to the Annual General Meeting
Pohjola Bank plcSTOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 8 February 2012 at 8 GlobeNewswire

Kemira Oyj's Financial Statements Bulletin 2011: Strong cash flow and earnings per share in 2011
Kemira OyjStock exchange releaseFebruary 8, 2012 at 8.30 am (CET+1)New disclosure policyKemira Oyj follows the disclosure procedure enabled by Standard 5.2b published by the Finnish Financial Supervision Authority and hereby publishes its financial statement bulletin enclosed to this stock exchange release GlobeNewswire

Klövern lets offices at Victoria Tower
Klövern AB has signed a contract to let a whole floor of office premises at Victoria Tower in Kista. The annual rent amounts to SEK 1.6 billion and the lease contract has a four year term."It feels fantastic that we have succeeded in signing the first lease contract at Victoria Tower and hope to sign more contracts during the year GlobeNewswire

Mobistar FY 2011 results
Mobistar achieves its objectives for the full financial year 2011 GlobeNewswire

MEXICHEM AND WAVIN CREATE GLOBAL LEADER IN THE PLASTIC PIPE SYSTEMS AND SOLUTIONS INDUSTRY
This is a joint press release by Mexichem S.A.B. de C.V. and Wavin N.V., pursuant to the provisions of section 6 paragraph 1 of the Decree on Public Takeover Bids (Besluit Openbare Biedingen Wft) in connection with the intended public offer by Mexichem S.A.B. de C.V. for all the issued and outstanding ordinary shares in the capital of Wavin N.V GlobeNewswire

Fourth quarter 2011: Completing a year of strong growth
(Fornebu, 8 February 2012) In the fourth quarter of 2011, Telenor Group reported revenues of NOK 25.4 billion, representing an organic revenue growth of 7%. EBITDA before other items was NOK 7.4 billion, EBITDA margin was 29 per cent, and operating cash flow was NOK 3.8 billion. For the full year of 2011, Telenor's revenues was NOK 98.5 billion, EBITDA before other items was NOK 30 GlobeNewswire

REC's fourth quarter and full year 2011 results
Sandvika, February 8, 2012: Renewable Energy Corporation ASA (REC) reported fourth quarter 2011 revenues of NOK 2,865 million and EBITDA of NOK 178 million. EBITDA was negatively affected by a weak solar market, aggressive polysilicon pricing and close down of production capacity in Norway. Affecting EBIT, REC recognized a further NOK 2 GlobeNewswire

Pohjola Bank plc Financial Statements Bulletin for 1 January-31 December 2011
Pohjola Bank plcStock exchange release, 8 February 2012, 8.00 am (EET)Financial Statements Release GlobeNewswire

Norske Skog in Q4 2011: Improved operations, challenging market
Oxenøen, 8 February 2012Norske SkogCommunications and Public AffairsThis information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act. GlobeNewswire

OP-Pohjola Group's pre-tax earnings EUR 518 million - Banking's result improved markedly
OP-Pohjola Group Stock Exchange Release 8 February 2012 at 8.00 am (EET) Financial Statements ReleaseOP-Pohjola Group's pre-tax earnings EUR 518 million - Banking's result improved markedly - The Group's earnings before tax amounted to EUR 518 million GlobeNewswire

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