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India providing stable policy regime through foreign trade policy: Sharma
Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Friday said that India is providing a stable policy regime through its Foreign Trade Policy (FTP). ANI

Apple fined $2.25m by Oz watchdog over misleading '4G-capable iPad' ad
An Australian consumer watchdog wants tech giant Apple to pay 2.25 million dollars in penalties for misleading people by advertising the new iPad as a 4G-capable device. ANI

Nasdaq blasted over 'illegal, shameless' Facebook IPO investor compensation plan
Rival stock exchange firms have slammed Nasdaq's 40 million dollar plan to compensate investors affected by Facebook's botched initial public offering, saying American regulators are unlikely to approve it. ANI

Apple seeks Samsung Galaxy S3 sales ban in US
Tech giant Apple has reportedly planned to disrupt the U.S. launch of Samsung Galaxy S3, by asking a court to temporarily ban the sale of the latest smartphone. ANI

Tourists make a beeline for Kashmir to escape heat, air ticket prices skyrocket
The airfare to Srinagar has skyrocketed, as more and more tourists are making a beeline for the cool climes of the Kashmir Valley to escape the scorching heat of the plains. ANI

Apple plans to add Baidu search engine to Chinese iPhones: Report
Tech giant Apple has reportedly planned to add search engine Baidu as an option in China for its iPhone Safari app's search window. ANI

Fujitsu to Participate in the "RIO+20" United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development
Fujitsu today announced that it will participate in the "RIO+20" United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from June 20 - 22. Fujitsu will be participating in the Japan Pavilion and a Corporate Sustainability Forum, which will take place in tandem with the conference ACN Newswire

H.I.S. Reports Results for the First Half
H.I.S. Co., Ltd. (TSE1: 9603), a leading travel and airline ticket agency, has announced results for the first half ended April 30, 2012. Consolidated net sales increased 14.4% year on year to 201,289 million yen, consolidated operating income rose 47.6% year on year to 5,039 million yen, ordinary income rose 48.2% year on year to 6,438 million yen, and net income fell by 9 ACN Newswire

Mazda Begins Training Employees of Mexico Plant in Japan
Mazda Motor Corporation launched a training program for employees of Mazda Motor Manufacturing de Mexico S.A. de C.V. (MMMdM) plant, on June 4, 2012. MMMdM is Mazda's manufacturing joint venture. The new plant is currently under construction in Mexico.An opening ceremony for the training program was held at Mazda's headquarters in Hiroshima on June 7 ACN Newswire

Equity Briefing: L'Occitane, Obagi Medical, Oriflame stand out as the best personal care takeover candidates
In a report from London on Thursday, Bloomberg's Gaurav Panchal issued a report to investors in which Berenberg names L'Occitane International SA, Obagi Medical Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMPI) and Oriflame Cosmetics SA (OFLMY) as the listed companies most likely to attract quality bid offers ACN Newswire

Report: L'Occitane, Obagi Medical, Oriflame stand out as the best personal care takeover candidates
In a report from London on Thursday, Bloomberg's Gaurav Panchal issued a report to investors in which Berenberg names L'Occitane International SA, Obagi Medical Products, Inc. (OMPI) and Oriflame Cosmetics SA (OFLMY) as the listed companies most likely to attract quality bid offers ACN Newswire

Colombia Gold Letter Editor Paul Harris Discusses AngloGold Ashanti, Sunward Resources and Continental Gold
Publisher and CEO of the Colombia Gold Letter Paul Harris joins James on the set of Midas Letter Money in New York for a discussion about the opportunities for investors seeking exposure to gold in Colombia ACN Newswire

Augusta Industries CEO Allen Lone Discusses Fox-Tek Pipeline Corrosion Monitoring Technology on Midas Letter
Augusta Industries Inc. (TSX.V:AAO) CEO Allen Lone joins Midas Letter Money host James West for a discussion about the opportunities inherent in the company's Fox-Tek unit ACN Newswire

Federal-Mogul Corporation Schedules Conference Call and Audio Webcast for Second Quarter 2012 Results
Federal-Mogul Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML) today announced that the company's second quarter financial results conference call and audio webcast will be held on Thursday, July 26 at 10:00 a.m., ET.To participate in the call:Domestic calls: 888.680.0879International calls: 617.213.4856Passcode I.D ACN Newswire

Local Experts Collaborate to Help Executives Grow Their Businesses and End Polio
Chip Doyle, a representative of one of the leading sales-training companies, Sandler Training, today announced an opportunity for company owners and executives to get advanced sales training from leading trainers AND help eradicate polio from the world with Rotary International MarketWire

Round 6 of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series
Audi R8 GRAND-AM results continue to improve APR Motorsport Team and Drivers push hard in Detroit Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is the next challenge for APR Motorsport The APR Motorsport Audi R8 GRAND-AM showed fans a glimpse of what the race car is capable of at the GRAND-AM Detroit 200 last week. Dr MarketWire

Camping World Terminates Cooperation Agreement With Lazydays
Camping World, America's leading retailer of RV parts and accessories, announces termination of its cooperation agreement with RV retailer Lazydays RV SuperCenter in Tampa, FL, effective immediately. MarketWire

UPDATE: M/I Homes Opens Exciting New Single Family Model Home in Ashburn, VA
In a statement issued today, M/I Homes (NYSE: MHO), one of the nation's largest homebuilders, announces the Grand Opening of The Addison II at Ashburn Place in Ashburn, Virginia decorated by the award-winning Dream House Studios on Saturday, June 9th 2012 from 11AM-6PM. MarketWire

Update: Plains Midstream Canada responds to release near Sundre, Alberta (1:15 p.m. MST)
Plains Midstream Canada (Plains) continues to respond to a release on the 12-inch Rangeland south pipeline system near Sundre, AB. MarketWire

PTS, Inc. (PTSH) Finalized Expansion in USA
PTS Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PTSH) www.ptspi.com subsidiary Navistar Global Logistics (UK) Ltd (Navistar) www.navistar.co.uk is pleased to announce they are in the final stages of completing the Standard Operating Procedures as a precursor to the initial start up of the global mailing contract, which as previously mentioned exceeds $20 million annual revenue. MarketWire

Evader, Inc. (EVDR) Updates Market on Merger Company Visual ID
Evader, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EVDR) http://www.evadercorp.com is providing this general company update to its followers and the market. MarketWire

AXcess News: Igen Networks' Focus as Technology Innovator Paying Off
Igen Networks Corporation (OTCQB: IGEN) (PINKSHEETS: IGEN) recent investments in new technology fields are paying off, says IGEN CEO Neil Chan, after two of its recent tech plays showed progress. MarketWire

Save the Date: Florida Gaming Congress to Be Held February 25-26 at Seminole Hard Rock
The Florida Gaming Congress, the premier forum for professionals involved with the state's rapidly expanding gaming industry, will take place February 25-26, 2013, at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. MarketWire

J&J Snack Foods Corp. Acquires Kim & Scott's Gourmet Pretzels
J & J Snack Foods Corp. has acquired the assets of Kim & Scott's Gourmet Pretzels. Kim & Scott's is distributed throughout foodservice & retail channels. MarketWire

Windsor Foods Issues Voluntary Recall of Safeway Select Five Cheese Lasagna Sold in 19 States and Washington, D.C. Due to Undeclared Egg and Soy Ingredients
Windsor Foods is voluntarily recalling Safeway Select Five Cheese Lasagna (80 oz.) due to a potential labeling error. The code date on the retail carton reads as follows: MarketWire

Cleantech Transit Receives LOI From Public Private Partnership
Cleantech Transit, Inc. ("Cleantech or the Company") (OTCBB: CLNO) is pleased to announce the Company has received a Letter of Interest (LOI) from a United Nations Sponsored Intergovernmental Agency representing 28 member states to implement and operate biomass power plants. MarketWire

Media Alert: Elo Touch Solutions to Showcase Partner Solutions at infoComm 2012
Elo Touch Solutions, a global leader in touchscreen technology, will demonstrate advanced applications of Interactive Digital Signage (IDS) together with its IDS ISVs in a "partner pavilion" setting at infoComm, a leading trade show focused on uncovering the latest trends in pro-AV products and applications MarketWire

Ingram Micro Swings Into Action at Its 19th Annual West Coast Charity Golf Tournament
Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest technology distributor, announced today that it raised $130,000 at its 19th Annual West Coast Charity Golf Tournament, bringing the total amount raised over the past 19 years to over $1 million, supporting more than 50 non-profit organizations. The tournament was held Saturday, June 2, at the Tustin Ranch Golf Course in Tustin, Calif. MarketWire

Integration Point Customers Successfully File Mexican Customs Documentation via VUCEM Immediately
In 2011, the Mexican Government announced a new regulation that requires companies doing business in Mexico to submit customs documentation via a portal called the Ventanilla Unica de Comercio Exterior Mexicano (VUCEM). The VUCEM portal allows companies to send electronic data one time to all necessary customs agencies within Mexico MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. May 2012 Monthly Update
Below is the May 2012 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) MarketWire

Converted Organics Announces Results of Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Converted Organics Inc. (OTCQB: COIN) (OTCBB: COIN) announced the results of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders held today in Boston, MA. Shareholders considered and approved all matters recommended by the Board of Directors as follows: MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund May 2012 Monthly Update
Below is the May 2012 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund. (NYSE: USA) MarketWire

Diversified Machine Announces New Leadership
Diversified Machine Inc. (DMI), a vertically-integrated supplier of fully engineered chassis and powertrain components and modules to the automotive industry, today announced the appointment of Robert J. Remenar as CEO. Mr. Remenar, 56, replaces former DMI Chairman and CEO Bruce Swift who stepped down in March. MarketWire

Qualys, Inc. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
Qualys, Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, announced today that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of shares of its common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the offering have not yet been determined. MarketWire

M/I Homes Opens Exciting New Single Family Model Home in Ashburn, VA
In a statement issued today, M/I Homes (NYSE: MHO), one of the nation's largest homebuilders, announces the Grand Opening of The Addison II at Ashburn Place in Ashburn, Virginia decorated by the award-winning Dream House Studios on Saturday, June 9th 2012 from 11AM-6PM. MarketWire

Celebrate Graduation at Medieval Times
Why not treat your new grad like royalty at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament? After you've made your reservation, add the Graduation Package for only $30* more. It includes a special Knighting Ceremony, Cheering Flag, and a First Knight Drink in Commemorative Ceramic Knight Mug (choice of alcohol or non-alcoholic). MarketWire

Synergetics USA to Participate in Sidoti & Company, LLC's Micro Cap Conference
Synergetics USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: SURG), a medical device company that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative microsurgical devices for ophthalmic and neurosurgical applications, today announced its upcoming participation in Sidoti & Company, LLC's Micro Cap Conference on Thursday, June 14, 2012, at The Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York. MarketWire

Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI) and Insight Imaging Announce Plans to Merge
Insight Imaging, Inc. ("Insight"), based in Lake Forest, CA, and Center for Diagnostic Imaging, Inc. ("CDI"), based in Minneapolis, MN, two of the nation's leading imaging providers, today announced plans to combine MarketWire

Local Teacher Wins TruStone's Best in Class Contest
Nicole Jensen, first grade teacher at Delano Elementary School recently won the Best in Class Facebook contest held by TruStone Financial Federal Credit Union. Beginning with Teacher Appreciation Week, people were asked to nominate a teacher or classroom for a chance to win a gift card of $500. Many well-deserving teachers were nominated MarketWire

Hamilton Thorne Announces the Company's Annual General and Special Meeting and Extends Private Placement Offering Closing Deadline
Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: HTL) ("Hamilton Thorne" or the "Company"), a leading provider of precision laser devices and advanced image analysis systems for the fertility, stem cell and developmental biology research markets, today announced the Company's Annual General and Special Meeting ("AGM") will be held on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 MarketWire

Agile Therapeutics CFO Scott Coiante Named Finalist for New Jersey Technology Council's 2012 CFO of the Year
MarketWire

MFRI to Announce Q1 Earnings
MFRI, Inc. (NASDAQ: MFRI) announced today that it expects to publish first quarter 2012 earnings and file the Form 10-Q with the Securities Exchange Commission Monday, June 11, 2012. MarketWire

Datalliance Joins the Discussion About Reducing Cost of the Healthcare Supply Chain
Over the past year, Datalliance has attended and participated in a number of important conferences and forums focused on finding ways to reduce the cost of healthcare in the United States by reducing the costs associated with the supply chain from healthcare product manufacturers to hospitals and other principle healthcare providers. MarketWire

$24.8 Billion Market for New Vaccine Products by 2020, Kalorama Finds
A new report says there may be $24.8 billion of vaccines sold by 2020 that do not exist on the market today. What's Next in Vaccines?, published by Kalorama Information, details over thirty conditions, including malaria, diabetes, Alzheimer's, and allergies, for which there may be vaccines in coming years MarketWire

Cytomedix Announces Multiple Poster Presentations at the 44th Annual Conference of the Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses Society
Cytomedix, Inc MarketWire

Haboobs... Illuminate Desert!
We've all watched wind turbines used to generate clean energy. But have you ever heard of Haboobs (sandstorms) being used? MarketWire

Digital Chosun Hosted "2012 Corporate Social Responsibility Conference"
Digital Chosun, Inc. (KSE: 033130) hosted "2012 Corporate Social Responsibility Conference" today, announcing 10 Corporate Citizenship Award winners including LG Group, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., POSCO, Lotte Mart, Korea Environment Corporation, Paris-Croissant, Korea Southern Power Co. Ltd., Yuhan Corporation, Pusan Bank, and Korea Creative Content Agency. MarketWire

Montauk, NY Adopts Program to Recycle and Recover Energy From Old Fishing Gear and Marine Debris
Today in honor of World Oceans Day, Fishing for Energy, the partnership that provides commercial fishermen a cost-free way to recycle old and unusable fishing gear, announced the participation of Montauk, NY in the program MarketWire

Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds Opens to Fans on Wednesday July 11
Four Winds® Casinos, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is excited to announce that the opening of Hard Rock Cafe at Four Winds New Buffalo will take place on Wednesday, July 11, at 11 a.m. Eastern. Details on a grand opening celebration will be announced at a later date. MarketWire

Andiamo's GPS Phone Tracker App Receives Apple Approval
Andiamo Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ANDI), subsidiary, Action App Corporation has released its newest iPhone App titled: MarketWire

BMO's Sherry Cooper Joins ABA Economic Advisory Committee
Dr. Sherry Cooper, Chief Economist, BMO Financial Group, has joined the American Bankers Association's Economic Advisory Committee, a renowned group of bank economists that meets twice a year to provide perspectives on the U.S. and local economies to top policymakers and to produce an economic forecast. MarketWire

Ivanhoe Mines Files Final Prospectus for Rights Offering
Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN)(NYSE: IVN)(NASDAQ: IVN) announced today that the company has filed the final prospectus outlining the details of a rights offering in which all existing shareholders, subject to applicable law, may participate on an equal, proportional basis in purchasing additional common shares. The offering is expected to raise approximately US$1.8 billion in gross proceeds. MarketWire

Rainbow Light and Cousteau's Plant A Fish Celebrate World Oceans Day With Commitment to Save Endangered Sea Turtles
In celebration of World Oceans Day, Rainbow Light has committed to save 20,000 endangered sea turtles this year by donating a portion of the proceeds from its ocean derived nutritional supplements to famed ocean explorer Fabien Cousteau's Plant A Fish initative. MarketWire

Presidio Named EMC Velocity Mid-Market Partner of the Year at the 2012 Global Partner Summit at EMC World
Presidio today announced that it received three prestigious awards at the 2012 EMC Americas Velocity™ Solution Provider Breakout that took place during the EMC Global Partner Summit at EMC World in Las Vegas, NV from May 21 - 22, 2012. MarketWire

Final Three Days to Win a Free Pair of ANYI LU Shoes -- Enter on Facebook
ANYI LU, couture comfort® women's footwear, is celebrating their seventh year in business by giving away seven pairs of the ivory leopard suede Electra to seven lucky winners. Enter to win this beautiful, open toe sandal -- $425 retail value. The promotion runs through Sunday, June 10, 2012. Visit ANYI LU on Facebook for entry instructions and official contest rules: https://www.facebook MarketWire

avVaa Signs Private Label Agreement
avVaa World Health Care Products, Inc. ("avVaa" or "the Company") (PINKSHEETS: AVVH) signs private label agreement with Petonic Pet Supply, Inc. for its Dermalustre pet line products. MarketWire

Biostem U.S., Corporation Engages Acropolis Agency to Assist in Implementing Its International Marketing Plan
Biostem U.S., Corporation, (OTCQB: HAIR) (PINKSHEETS: HAIR) (Biostem, the Company), a fully reporting public company in the stem cell regenerative medicine sciences sector, today reported that it has engaged Acropolis Inc. www.acropolisinc MarketWire

Gilbarco and Shell Sign Passport Service Offering Agreement
Gilbarco Veeder-Root, Shell Oil Products US, and Motiva Enterprises LLC (Shell) have signed an agreement to allow Gilbarco to provide an exclusive Passport Service Offering (PSO) Plus Service to thousands of Shell-branded stations in the U.S. utilizing Passport systems MarketWire

Merchant Warehouse Announces Enhanced Payment Processing Solutions for Petroleum Merchant Market
Today, Merchant Warehouse®, a leader and innovator in payment solutions, announced the recent enhancement of their Merchant Warehouse payments platform, providing enhanced payment processing solutions for point-of-sale (POS) developers and value added resellers (VARs) to specifically support petroleum merchants. MarketWire

Advanced Technology Ventures Congratulates Dr. Richard Popp, Recipient of the Prestigious Rambam Award
Advanced Technology Ventures (ATV) today extended its congratulations to Dr. Richard Popp, the 2012 recipient of the prestigious Rambam Award, honoring "exceptional individuals for their prodigious contributions to science, medicine, and technology, as well as for their leadership and contributions to humanity." Dr MarketWire

Independent Restaurants Own the Twitter Space According to Restaurant Sciences' RIMS Study
Restaurant Sciences, a provider of restaurant industry information and analytics, today released Twitter statistics from its Restaurant Internet Marketing Study (RIMS). According to the study, consumers are interacting with their independent restaurants and nightclubs via Twitter 10 times more actively than they are with chains. Among the findings: MarketWire

TicketNetwork.com Announces Father's Day Gift Ideas Guide, Giveaway
TicketNetwork.com today announces its 2012 Father's Day Gift Ideas Guide for online consumers. The guide offers suggestions for this season's hottest sports, concert, and theater events, hand-picked especially for Father's Day on June 17, 2012. MarketWire

Calendar of Events - Report Highlights Stryker Corporation and Huntsman Corporation
Today, www.BrightonMarkets.com announced new reports highlighting Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) and Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN). Gain market insight with full analysis and research downloads available at www.BrightonMarkets.com/index.php?coa=SYK&cob=HUN. MarketWire

Calendar of Events - Report Highlights Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int (USA) and Zimmer Holdings, Inc.
Today, www.BrightonMarkets.com announced new reports highlighting Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int (USA) (NYSE: VRX) and Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMH). Gain market insight with full analysis and research downloads available at www.BrightonMarkets.com/index.php?coa=VRX&cob=ZMH. MarketWire

Calendar of Events - Report Highlights Amarin Corporation plc (ADR) and Warner Chilcott Plc
Today, www.BrightonMarkets.com announced new reports highlighting Amarin Corporation plc (ADR) (NASDAQ: AMRN) and Warner Chilcott Plc (NASDAQ: WCRX). Gain market insight with full analysis and research downloads available at www.BrightonMarkets.com/index.php?coa=AMRN&cob=WCRX. MarketWire

Calendar of Events - Report Highlights Red Hat, Inc. and SAP AG (ADR)
Today, www.BrightonMarkets.com announced new reports highlighting Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT) and SAP AG (ADR) (NYSE: SAP). Gain market insight with full analysis and research downloads available at www.BrightonMarkets.com/index.php?coa=RHT&cob=SAP. MarketWire

Calendar of Events - Report Highlights Great Wall Builders Ltd and Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Today, www.BrightonMarkets.com announced new reports highlighting Great Wall Builders Ltd (OTCBB: GWBU) and Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI). Gain market insight with full analysis and research downloads available at www.BrightonMarkets.com/index.php?coa=GWBU&cob=WPI. MarketWire

Pixorial Introduces Real-Time Video Filters for iPhones
Pixorial Inc., the video storytelling platform, has added cinematic visual effects to its iPhone app. MarketWire

Focus Gold Publishes Conference Call and Updates on Communications Practices
Focus Gold Corp. (or "Focus" or the "Company") (OTCQB: FGLD) (OTCBB: FGLD) is pleased to announce the Global Investor Conference Call is now hosted to the company website, and can be listened to by clicking the following link: MarketWire

Edwards Receives IDE for U.S. Clinical Trial of New Heart Valve Tissue Treatment Platform
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, today announced that it has received conditional Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) approval from the U.S MarketWire

Vista Partners Publishes June 2012 Newsletter
Vista Partners ("Vista") announced today that it published its FREE macroeconomic/small cap oriented monthly newsletter for the month of June. Each monthly newsletter from Vista contains macroeconomic thoughts from its Principal Analyst, Ross Silver, and monthly highlights of each covered small cap company. MarketWire

Revel Consulting Named One of Eastside's Fastest Growing Private Companies for Second Consecutive Year
Revel Consulting (www.revelconsulting.com), a Kirkland, Washington-based business management consulting firm, was again named to the list of "Eastside's Fastest-Growing Private Companies" by the Puget Sound Business Journal MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase Broad Range of Standard and Special Power Electronics for Solar Energy at Intersolar Europe 2012
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company will be presenting powerful and energy-efficient power electronics products such as rectifiers, resistors, aluminum and film capacitors, diodes, MOSFETs, and optocouplers at Intersolar Europe 2012, taking place June 13-15 at the Munich Trade Fair Centre. On display in booth B6 MarketWire

Wyndham Jade Expands Presence in DC Market
Wyndham Jade, an event and travel services firm, specializing in convention housing and registration, is excited to announce Ivy Caro as a new Sales Director for the Washington, DC area. MarketWire

Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. to Present at NAREIT's REITWeek 2012 Investor Forum
Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. (the "Company" or "AMTG") (NYSE: AMTG) today announced Michael Commaroto, the Company's Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at NAREIT's REITWeek 2012 Investor Forum, to be held at the Hilton New York in New York, NY on June 13, 2012. The AMTG presentation is scheduled to begin at 11:45am ET. MarketWire

Increasing Discontent With Current EHR Leads Western Kentucky Orthopaedic & Neurosurgical Associates to Trade Up to SRS PM and EHR
SRS, the leader in productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance physicians, today announced that Western Kentucky Orthopaedic & Neurosurgical Associates (WKONA) has selected the SRS EHR for its 11 physicians across 5 locations. WKONA provides quality orthopaedic and neurological care to the south-central region of Kentucky. MarketWire

Avanade and Lotus F1 Team to Drive Performance Improvements on and off the Track With Cutting Edge Technology
Avanade today announced its sponsorship of the Lotus F1 Team and its appointment as Official Business Technology Consulting Partner, which started at the Monaco Grand Prix on May 27. Additionally, Avanade will provide business and functional process support as part of the team's approach to implementing Microsoft Dynamics. MarketWire

Realogy's Parent Company, Domus Holdings Corp., Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
Domus Holdings Corp., the parent of Realogy Corporation, today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") relating to a proposed primary initial public offering of shares of its Class A common stock MarketWire

All Nippon Airways Co Ld - Amend of AGM Statement
June 8, 2012Dear Shareholders Shinichiro Ito President & Chief Executive Officer All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd MarketWire

Siga Resources (OTCBB: SGAE) to Be Covered by FirstFinancialNews.com
Siga Resources Inc (http://sigaresourcesinc.com) (OTCBB: SGAE) MarketWire

Cleantech Transit Extends Business Model With Biochar
Cleantech Transit Inc. ("Cleantech or the Company") (OTCBB: CLNO) is pleased to announce that a byproduct known as Biochar, which results from the gasification process at the 500 KW Merced County plant, has been produced without any additional processing at the power plant. MarketWire

Highwoods Properties to Present at REITWEEK: NAREIT's Investor Forum
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW), today announced that Ed Fritsch, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a Company roundtable presentation at REITWEEK: NAREIT's Investor Forum. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, June 13, at 8:45 a.m. Eastern time and will last approximately 30 minutes. MarketWire

CalAmp Raises Guidance for First Quarter Revenue and Earnings
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, announced today that revenue for its fiscal 2013 first quarter ended May 31, 2012 is expected to be in the range of $43.5 to $44 million, above the previously issued revenue guidance range of $38 to $41 million MarketWire

Avatier to Showcase Two New Products at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit
Avatier Corp., a leading identity, access and risk management solutions provider, will showcase two new access risk management modules at the 2012 Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, which opens Monday, June 11, in National Harbor, MD. Avatier will provide a demonstration of these products at the Gartner show at booth #75. MarketWire

Audi Receives 2012 Telematics Update Award for Innovative Infotainment Platform
Audi this week received the Best Global OEM Infotainment Solution Award at the 10th Annual Telematics Update Awards. The award for its Modular Infotainment Platform (MIB) -- first introduced in the all-new 2012 Audi A3 -- was presented at a ceremony in Novi, Mich MarketWire

Resonate Social Announces World's First and Only Dashboard That Tracks "True ROI" of Social Media -- SocialSee Sets Out to Change Social Media
Today, Resonate Social announced the release of SocialSee, the world's first and only dashboard that tracks the return on investment from a brand's social media efforts MarketWire

Independence Energy Corp. Announces 5 for 1 Forward Split
Independence Energy Corp. (OTCBB: IDNG) (the "Company" or "Independence Energy") is pleased to announce that the Company has approved a five-for-one forward split of its common shares outstanding in the form of a stock dividend MarketWire

Kenilworth to Attend Gaming Technology Summit at Las Vegas, NV
Kenilworth Systems Corp. (PINKSHEETS: KENS) will be in attendance at the Gaming Technology Summit to be held in Las Vegas on June 11-13, 2012. MarketWire

Searchlight Minerals Corp. Completes $4.05 Million Private Placement of Common Stock With Luxor Capital Group, LP
Searchlight Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: SRCH) ("Searchlight" or the "Company") today announced the completion of an equity financing with Luxor Capital Group, LP ("Luxor") that generated gross proceeds of approximately $4,050,000 to the Company. Searchlight also announced the appointment of John Mack as an Independent Director and the resignation of J.C. McFarland from its Board of Directors. MarketWire

Front Row Signs Production Deal With Grammy Award-Winning Producer, Scott Millaney
Front Row Networks, Inc. a Los Angeles-based concert production and distribution company, and wholly-owned subsidiary of Writers' Group Film Corp. (OTCQB: WRIT) (PINKSHEETS: WRIT), announced today that it has entered into a production financing and distribution agreement with Grammy Award-winning Producer, Scott Millaney. MarketWire

200 senior international leaders met at CHOCOVISION to "Balance the Challenge"
200 senior business leaders from aroundtheworld and other key stakeholders in the cocoa, chocolate and retailindustry metin Davos this week to discuss issues facing the cocoa and chocolateindustrygoing forward, as well as accomplishments made so far MarketWire

Changes to Hydro's Corporate Management Board
Norsk Hydro ASA will change the structure andcomposition of its CorporateManagement Board, effective August 15, to reflect the company's strategicagenda. MarketWire

Opstera's AzureOps Improves Application Management on Windows Azure
Today, Opstera -- a cloud-based health management and capacity optimization provider for Windows Azure -- announced an updated version of its AzureOps service. AzureOps now allows customers to compose, monitor, and manage disparate cloud services as a single unified cloud application MarketWire

Emergency Medical Associates to Deliver Emergency Department Management Services to Two-Hospital System in Rhode Island
Emergency Medical Associates was selected by CharterCARE Health Partners, headquartered in Providence, R.I., to provide emergency management services to Our Lady of Fatima Hospital and Roger Williams Medical Center. MarketWire

Round 5 of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series
APR Motorsport and the Audi R8 GRAND-AM competed this week at Belle Isle Park APR qualifies in 4th position Team recovers from race incident with a strong finish Belle Isle Park proved challenging for APR Motorsport and the Audi R8 GRAND-AM, but the team remained resilient and fought hard throughout the weekend MarketWire

Eastern Property Holdings Ltd announces the resignation of Mr. Serge de Pahlen from the Board of Directors
Eastern Property Holdings Limited (EPH) /Eastern Property Holdings Ltd announces the resignation of Mr. Serge de Pahlen from the Board of Directors . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Resignation of Dr. Dmitry Amunts from ENR Russia Invest SA Board of Directors
ENR Russia Invest SA /Resignation of Dr. Dmitry Amunts from ENR Russia Invest SA Board of Directors. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Veidekke ASA : Veidekke signed new classified road 2 contract
Today Veidekke Entreprenør AS signed a contract with the Norwegian Public Roads Administration to build a 9.6 km stretch of classified road 2 between Kongsvinger and Slomarka. The value of the contract is NOK 566 million excluding VAT. GlobeNewswire

LeGuide.com Group : The Board of Directors of LeGuide.com undertakes to make a contractual share buyback offer on 10% of the Company's shares in view of their cancellation
Press release GlobeNewswire

RAPALA PRODUCTS WIN INTERNATIONAL AWARDS
Rapala VMC CorporationPress ReleaseJune 8, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Claus-R Schulze-Oberländer appointed as new Member of Acazis AG's Supervisory Board of Directors
Acazis AG /Claus-R Schulze-Oberländer appointed as new Member of Acazis AG's Supervisory Board of Directors . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Surplus for Swedish central government in May
Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 25.3 billion in May. This is SEK 9.7 billion lower than The Debt Offices latest forecast. The difference is mainly explained by lower tax income than anticipated. GlobeNewswire

KION Group launches request to extend existing loan maturities
KION GROUP GmbH /KION Group launches request to extend existing loan maturities. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Nice Entertainment Group acquires Playroom
CapMan Press Release - 8 June 2012 at 10:00 a.m. EET GlobeNewswire

SEB completes sale of Ukrainian retail business
In accordance with the 18 November, 2011 announcement of the sale of SEB's retail banking business in Ukraine, the sale was completed on 7 June, 2012. GlobeNewswire

Changes to Hydro's Corporate Management Board
Norsk Hydro ASA will change the structure and composition of its Corporate Management Board, effective August 15, to reflect the company's strategic agenda.Metal Markets and Primary Metal will be organized under the leadership of Executive Vice President (EVP) Hilde Merete Aasheim. Metal Markets will continue to be reported as a separate reporting segment GlobeNewswire

Cargotec plans for further investments in its multi-assembly unit in Poland
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE, 8 JUNE 2012 AT 9 A.M. (EEST)     Cargotec has decided to proceed with investment plans in its multi-assembly unit (MAU) in Stargard Szczecinski in Northern Poland.  The value of the investment for a new painting and assembly area will be close to EUR 20 million. The planned new area is estimated to be completed in 2014 GlobeNewswire

Systemair Year End Report 2011/12 - Net sales were up 25%
Fourth quarter, February - April 2012 GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions to provide well services for Island Offshore and Statoil
8 June 2012 - Aker Solutions has been awarded two contracts from Island Offshore to provide well intervention services for Statoil in the North Sea. GlobeNewswire

Atea recognized as EMC Velocity Partner of the Year - EMEA North
Atea ASA /Atea recognized as EMC Velocity Partner of the Year - EMEA North. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

TiGenix : national reimbursement in the Netherlands obtained for breakthrough cartilage therapy ChondroCelect®
Regulated informationJune 8, 2012 GlobeNewswire

East Capital Explorer AB invests additional EUR 5.4m into Melon Fashion Group through Mandatory Offer and Holding Revalued
As previously announced, a subsidiary of East Capital Explorer launched a mandatory offer during the first quarter of 2012 to buy out the remaining shares in Melon Fashion Group (MFG) from its non-affiliates. The mandatory takeover offer is now complete and the number of shares tendered was limited corresponding to a total purchase price of EUR 5.4m GlobeNewswire

Equity Briefing: L'Occitane, Obagi Medical, Oriflame stand out as the best personal care takeover candidates
In a report from London on Thursday, Bloomberg's Gaurav Panchal issued a report to investors in which Berenberg names L'Occitane International SA, Obagi Medical Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMPI) and Oriflame Cosmetics SA (OFLMY) as the listed companies most likely to attract quality bid offers. GlobeNewswire

Report: L'Occitane, Obagi Medical, Oriflame stand out as the best personal care takeover candidates
In a report from London on Thursday, Bloomberg's Gaurav Panchal issued a report to investors in which Berenberg names L'Occitane International SA, Obagi Medical Products, Inc. (OMPI) and Oriflame Cosmetics SA (OFLMY) as the listed companies most likely to attract quality bid offers. GlobeNewswire

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