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Mukherjee hails recovery in industrial sector
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday hailed the recovery in the industrial sector. ANI

Government bans fresh cotton exports for now
Union Textile Secretary Kiran Dhingra on Monday informed that India would ban fresh cotton exports and refrain from issuing new registrations till further orders. ANI

Siliguri tea traders set high hopes from general budget
Traders in West Bengal's Siliguri District hope that the government will introduce measures to safeguard their interests and provide impetus to tea exports when budget proposals for fiscal 2012-13 are announced. ANI

Kingfisher cancels 40 flights as pilots strike work
Private carrier Kingfisher Airlines on Monday cancelled 40 flights after pilots failed to report to work. ANI

India will soon return to high growth path: President Patil
Asserting that the long-term fundamentals of the Indian economy remain robust, President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Monday said the country would soon return to the high growth path of eight to nine percent from the approximate seven percent estimated for the current fiscal ANI

Panasonic Becomes Official Partner of the London 2012 Paralympic Games
Panasonic Corporation, the Official Worldwide Olympic Partner in the Audio and Visual Equipment category for the London 2012 Olympic Games, announced today that the company will support the London 2012 Paralympic Games as the Official Partner in the Audio and Visual Equipment category.The London 2012 Paralympic Games will take place from August 29 to September 9, 2012 in London ACN Newswire

Lubrizol Honors Lake County's Outstanding Science Teachers
Lubrizol Honors Lake County's Outstanding Science Teachers CLEVELAND, March 12, 2012 - The Lubrizol Corporation, in partnership with Partners in Science Excellence, announces the winners of The Lubrizol Corporation Lake County Science Teacher Award ACN Newswire

Galaxy Officially Opens Jiangsu Lithium Carbonate Plant in China
Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY) (Galaxy) is pleased to announce the official opening of its wholly-owned Jiangsu Lithium Carbonate Plant (Jiangsu Plant or Jiangsu), situated in the Zhangjiagang Free Trade Zone in China's Jiangsu province ACN Newswire

Hays Outlines How to Maximise the Value of Your Salary Increase
Almost one fifth of Japan's workforce can expect a salary increase above three per cent this year, according to the 2012 Hays Salary Guide. According to Hays, listing your achievements and proving your value to the business are two steps in ensuring you join this group to maximise the value of your next salary increase ACN Newswire

HuMANDATA Unveils Altera Cyclone III-powered Stamp FPGA Module
HuMANDATA LTD., a manufacturer of various FPGA/CPLD boards in Japan, today released AP68-04, a new stamp size PLCC FPGA module powered by Altera Corp.'s Cyclone III FPGA (EP3C25U256C8N).HuMANDATA's AP68-04 comes in compact 25.3 x 25.3mm board that is so compact it can be equipped on universal boards by using a 68-pin DIP IC socket. The AP68-04 operates with only 3 ACN Newswire

MHI Signs Joint-Development Agreement with Sinopacific Shipbuilding of China to Provide Technological Support in Commercial Vessel Construction
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI) today signed a joint-development agreement with Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group Co., Ltd. of China under which MHI will provide technological support to Sinopacific in the area of commercial vessel construction ACN Newswire

China Trends Involves Constructing 10,000 National Defense Education Experience Centers
China Trends Holdings Limited ("China Trends", Stock Code: 8171 ACN Newswire

The Russell Korea Index Total Return From March 9th, 2009-March 9th, 2012 Exceeded the Russell 1000(R) Index & the Russell Japan Index
The Russell Korea Index posted a total return of +166.0% for the three years ended through March 9th, 2012, versus +111.5% for the Russell 1000® Index and +48.4% for the Russell Japan Index for the same period. MarketWire

AHFC Seeks to Revamp the Preference System for Housing Choice Voucher Program -- Requests Public Input
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) is seeking public comments regarding its current system that awards points for preferences to individuals who are on waiting lists to receive housing assistance through both its Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing programs. AHFC is holding a public hearing about its Moving to Work plan tomorrow evening, March 13, 2012 from 4-6 p.m MarketWire

A Soundtrack for Producer Chad A. Verdi and Peter Facinelli's Film "Loosies" Featuring American Idol Alumnus Paul McDonald Is in the Works; Film's DVD Sales Exceed 50 Thousand With a Redbox Release on 3/13/2012
Verdi Productions and The Woodhaven Production Company proudly announce an update on their two feature films, Loosies and Infected. Loosies is being released tomorrow through Redbox, as DVD sales top 50 thousand buys to date MarketWire

Quidel Receives CE Mark for Its Molecular Diagnostic Test for Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and Human Metapneumovirus (hMPV)
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a leading provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions and cell-based virology assays, announced today that it has received the CE Mark for the Quidel Molecular™ RSV + hMPV assay for the detection of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and human metapneumovirus (hMPV). MarketWire

Independence Energy Corp. Completes Financing
Independence Energy Corp. (OTCBB: IDNG) (the "Company" or "Independence Energy") is pleased to announce that it has completed a financing of $125,000. The proceeds from this financing will be used for potential project acquisitions, general working capital, and other such purposes as the Company may determine from time to time. MarketWire

Trim Holding Group Announces Appointment of Nitin Amersey as C.F.O.
Trim Holding Group ("the Company") (PINKSHEETS: TRHG) (OTCQB: TRHG) is pleased to announce that on March 9, 2012, Nitin Amersey, Director, Corporate Secretary and Treasurer, was appointed to serve as the Company's Chief Financial Officer (C.F.O.). MarketWire

March/April Issue of Eucalyptus Magazine Now Available
Eucalyptus magazine, the only lifestyle magazine that focuses exclusively on health, wellness and green living in the San Francisco Bay Area, has just released its March/April 2012 issue. Feature stories include pieces on wellness strategies to reduce stress, green gardening, and local artisan cheesemaking MarketWire

Bluelock Announces Upgrade to VMware vCloud(R) Director(TM) 1.5
Bluelock, a certified VMware vCloud® Datacenter provider of Virtual Datacenters hosted in the public cloud, today announced the availability of VMware vCloud® Director™ 1.5 within its certified VMware vCloud Datacenter Service. With the upgrade of its public cloud to vCloud Director 1 MarketWire

Market Leader to Announce New Strategic Partnership at Roth Capital Partners 24th Annual Growth Stock Conference
Market Leader, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEDR) today announced that CEO Ian Morris will announce a new strategic partnership at Roth Capital Partners 24th Annual Growth Stock Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 14 at 10:30 a.m. Pacific time and will be available live and for replay from the Investor Relations section of the company's Web site at MarketWire

VIQ Announces Digital Audio and Video Recording Contract in Mexico
VIQ Solutions Inc. ("VIQ", "VIQ Solutions" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: VQS) announced today that they have been awarded a contract for digital audio and video capture in Mexico with local reseller Dyntra, S.A de C.V. ("Dyntra"). MarketWire

Loyalty Rewards for Customers From Specialty Retailer With Live Koi for Sale
Koi Market, a prominent East Coast pond supply retailer which offers specialty live koi for sale, recently launched Koi Cash Rewards, their customer rewards loyalty program for online customers. MarketWire

Synergetics Reports Record Second Fiscal Quarter of 2012 Results
Synergetics USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: SURG), a medical device company that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative surgical devices for ophthalmic and neurosurgical applications, today announced results for the second quarter ended January 31, 2012. MarketWire

Sun Hydraulics Reports 2011 Sales of $204 Million With Earnings of $1.47 per Share; Announces Shared Distribution Based on 2011 Performance
Sun Hydraulics Corporation (NASDAQ: SNHY) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year-end 2011 as follows: MarketWire

Sean Reyes Officially Declares Attorney General Candidacy to Put Exemplary Legal Experience & Ethical Standards to Work for Utah
Utah's National Young Lawyer of the Year Sean Reyes officially declared his candidacy today in the Utah Attorney General race MarketWire

Women Entrepreneurs Learn From Top Business Experts at Interactive Tenth Annual Women's Small Business Expo
Suzanne Evans, one of the most successful entrepreneurs in America, will be the keynote speaker at the tenth annual Women's Small Business Expo on April 25 at the Ayres Hotel in Los Angeles, California. Evans, owner and founder of Suzanne Evans Coaching, LLC, went from secretary to seven-figure earner in three years MarketWire

Shareholder Class Action Lawsuit Filed Seeking More Money, Information for Archipelago Learning Stockholders, Announces Goldfarb LLP
Securities lawyers at Goldfarb LLP announced a class action was filed against officers and directors of Archipelago Learning (NASDAQ: ARCL) for violating shareholder protection laws by agreeing to a buyout for $11.10 per share. Concerned Archipelago Learning investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley at 877-583-2855 or about their rights and remedies. MarketWire

Algeco Scotsman Names Jean-Marc Germain Chief Executive Officer
Algeco Scotsman Group, a leading global business services company focused on modular space and secure storage solutions, today announced the appointment of Jean-Marc Germain as chief executive officer. He replaces Duncan Gillis who resigned to pursue other career opportunities. MarketWire

Anadarko Announces 2012 Capital Program, Guidance and Highlights of Tomorrow's Investor Conference
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced its 2012 capital program and guidance, and the highlights of its Investor Conference to be held on March 13, 2012. MarketWire

Pilat HR Solutions to Present Webinar on the Risks of Cloud-Based HCM Solutions
Clinton Wingrove, executive vice president and principal consultant of Pilat HR Solutions, the premier provider of human capital management technology and professional services, will lead a webinar that addresses the overlooked risks to human capital management (HCM) that organizations are often unprepared for as they embrace cloud-based solutions MarketWire

Anadarko Achieves First Oil at Its Gulf of Mexico Caesar/Tonga Development
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC), as operator, today announced first production at the Caesar/Tonga development in the Green Canyon area of the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Production from Caesar/Tonga, with an estimated resource base of 200 to 400 million barrels of oil equivalent (BOE), is expected to ramp up to approximately 45,000 BOE per day from the first three subsea wells MarketWire

AGEM, AGA and JCM Global Announce 14th Annual Golf Classic in Their "Drive for $1 Million"
To date, the AGEM/AGA Golf Classic Presented by JCM Global has raised nearly $950,000 in support of the National Center for Responsible Gaming. Now, organizers are announcing the 14th annual event, the "Drive for $1 Million." MarketWire

Menlo Worldwide Asia Pacific Granted Secure Trade Partnership (STP) by Singapore Customs
Menlo Worldwide Asia Pacific Pte Ltd., the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced it has achieved Secure Trade Partnership (STP) from Singapore Customs. A voluntary program, STP is consistent with the World Customs Organization (WCO) SAFE Framework of Standards and serves to secure and facilitate global trade MarketWire

Safe Bulkers, Inc. Announces Public Offering of Common Stock
Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced today that it plans to offer 5,000,000 shares of its common stock to the public (the "Public Offering"). In connection with the Public Offering, the Company intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 750,000 additional shares of common stock. MarketWire

Esterline CEO Named Chairman of the Board
Esterline Corporation (NYSE: ESL) (, a leading specialty manufacturer primarily serving the global aerospace and defense markets, today announced that R. Bradley "Brad" Lawrence has been selected to serve as Chairman of its Board of Directors, effective March 7, 2012 MarketWire

FX Energy Reports Record 2011 Production and Revenues; Positioned for Additional Increases in 2012
FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN) today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and full year of 2011. The Company reported a net loss for the full year 2011 of $28.5 million, or $0.57 per share, compared to a net loss in 2010 of $0.8 million, or $0.02 per share. Included in the Company's yearly results were non-cash foreign exchange losses of $23.4 million and $4 MarketWire

Danaos Corporation Announces Participation at Investor Conferences in New York City
Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, today announced that the Senior Management of the Company will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Defense Conference on Thursday, March 15, 2012, and at the 6th Annual Capital Link Invest in International Shipping Forum on Monday, March 19, 2012 in New York City. MarketWire

Camping World RV Sales Awarded #1 in Towable and Motorized RV Sales in 2011 by Statistical Surveys
Camping World RV Sales, the nation's largest recreational vehicle retailer, was announced as the #1 seller of Towable and Motorized RVs by Statistical Surveys in their recent 2011 Annual Sales Awards for the seventh consecutive year. MarketWire

Vishay Releases Lead (Pb)-Free and Lead (Pb)-Bearing Thick Film Chip Resistors With IECQ-CECC Approval
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today released lead (Pb)-free and lead (Pb)-bearing thick film chip resistors with IECQ-CECC approval. Both devices are offered in two versions: approved to EN 140401-802, Version A, to meet the needs of the industrial electronics industry; and approved to EN 140401-802, Version E, for military, avionics, and space applications MarketWire

Home Accessories Designer Mary Jane McCarty Debuts Two New Limited Edition Spring Collections for Bergdorf Goodman Home
In collaboration with the eponymous luxury retailer, Bergdorf Goodman, designer Mary Jane McCarty debuts two limited edition, couture quality spring pillow and table linen collections as part of the store's exclusive new installations for home. For the Big Sur installation in the Zen-like loft room on the 7th floor, McCarty designed pillows in crisp white linen, hand pleated to resemble origami MarketWire

Listener Driven Radio Introduces Revolutionary New "LDR.TopicPulse" Product for News/Talk/Sports Radio Stations
Cleveland and Dallas-based Listener Driven Radio ( announced today the launch of LDR.TopicPulse, a revolutionary new tool for News/Talk and Sports stations. MarketWire

MichBio Announces Wendy Wendel as Director, Marketing & Communications
MichBio announces the appointment of Wendy Wendel (formerly Wendy Ventura) as the Director, Marketing & Communications. In this role, she will oversee the planning and execution of the association's marketing, communications, public relations and social media efforts. MarketWire

Indiana Tornado Victims to Receive $1 Million Truck Load of New Clothing From Dignity U Wear
Tornado victims, whose lives have been torn apart by the recent storms in the Midwest, will receive a $1 million truck load of new clothing necessities mid-week from Dignity U Wear according to Barbara Truncellito, New York based Executive Director. Dignity U Wear is a nonprofit headquartered in Jacksonville, FL that focuses on restoring dignity to Americans in need by providing new clothing. MarketWire

Executives From Deloitte, Google, Splunk, and Zynga to Present Views at Cloud Analytics Summit
THINKstrategies today announced that executives from Deloitte, Google, Splunk, and Zynga have agreed to present at the Cloud Analytics Summit hosted by THINKstrategies, the Cloud Computing Showplace and Rising Tide Media on Wednesday, April 25 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California. MarketWire

Transition Networks Delivers SLA Assurance to Telecoms and Cable Providers
Transition Networks Inc., the fiber access technology expert, a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS), today announced the launch of its latest Network Interface Device (NID): the S3280 MarketWire

Code of Practice Promulgated to Facilitate Best Practices for E-Invoicing Across Europe
OFS Portal, which was hired by Europe's Committee for Standardization (CEN) to produce the Code of Practice for e-invoicing, is pleased that CEN has approved the "Code of Practice for Electronic Invoicing in the European Union" on 15 February 2012 to facilitate adoption of eCommerce and in particular e-invoicing across Europe. MarketWire

Everbridge Recognized as a Leader in Leading Analyst Firm's Magic Quadrant for Emergency/Mass Notification
Everbridge, Inc., the world's recognized leader in incident notification and management solutions, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has positioned Everbridge as a "Leader" in the Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency/Mass Notification Services report MarketWire

Apple-Based Cocktails to Take You From Snow to Sun
Acai berry, pomegranate and goji juices, step aside -- apple juice and cider made from apples grown in local orchards are the key ingredients in the cocktails of 2012. Light and refreshing, U.S. apple juices are versatile and can be used in a variety of different cocktails MarketWire

Camping World Announces Plan to Open Dealership and Retail Store in Fresno, CA Area
Camping World, the nation's largest RV and outdoor retailer, announces plans to open a new facility of the national chain in Fresno, CA in 2012. The new location will join 90 other national locations and nine in California. MarketWire

Mindoro Results of Special Meeting and Private Placement
Mindoro Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: MIO) (ASX: MDO) (FRANKFURT:WKN 906167) is pleased to announce the release of the results of a Special Meeting of the Company's shareholders and, consequentially, the details of a private placement. MarketWire

Plantation Home and Premier Hunting Land to Sell at Absolute Auction
Cassique Plantation, a property consisting of 105 acres, a three-bedroom home and a five-acre pond outside of Thomasville, Ga., will sell in two tracts at a real estate auction on March 24. The property will sell absolute with no minimums and no reserves at an event conducted by J.P. King Auction Company. MarketWire

InsideView Insiders Summit Highlights Heightened Focus on Social Business
InsideView Insiders Summit Conference -- InsideView, the only social selling provider to reveal the person behind the contact, today kicked off the Insiders Summit 2012 Conference amid heightened industry focus on the bottom line benefits of social business practices for customer-facing employees MarketWire

BofI Holding, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend on Series B Convertible Preferred Stock
BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI), parent company of BofI Federal Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend on BofI Holding, Inc.'s 6.0% Series B Non-Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock ("Series B Preferred") for the quarter ending March 31, 2012 MarketWire

Con Edison Hosts Energy Efficiency Summit for Commercial & Industrial Sector
Con Edison's Green Team will host an energy efficiency summit on May 1 at the Hilton New York for commercial and industrial building owners looking to make their properties more energy efficient and connect with hundreds of experts on saving energy. MarketWire

LECTRA: Lectra Announces DesignConcept Auto V4R2, the New Version of Their Virtual Prototyping Solution for the Automotive Industry
Lectra, the world leader in integrated technologysolutions dedicated to industries using soft materials-textiles,leather,industrial fabrics, and composite materials-is pleased to announce thelaunch oftheir DesignConcept Auto V4R2, an innovative solution for designinganddeveloping 3D/2D products within the automotive industry MarketWire

Miami Marlins Stadium Aquarium Designed and Built by Fort Lauderdale-Based Living Color Aquariums
Opening day for the Miami Marlins will take on a fresh new look and feel this year, in more ways than one. In addition to the spectacular new stadium that features a retractable roof, pool, sculptures and other amenities, the 37,000 square foot LEED Silver Certified stadium also includes something no other ballpark can claim -- two custom saltwater aquariums that flank either side of home plate. MarketWire

C3 Metrics Speaks at OMMA Global & eMarketing -- Disruption to Viewable Impressions
C3 Metrics, an attribution-centered media analytics company, today announced that they will be moderating two upcoming industry events. CEO and Co-Founder, Mark Hughes, will act as moderator for "The Balancing Act: Striking A Balance Between Innovation & Standardization In Display!" at OMMA Global on March 19th at 4:45pm at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis MarketWire

Quasar Providers Fuel Revenue
Quasar Aerospace Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: QASP) MarketWire

Method Invites People to 'Clean Happy' in New Brand Campaign
Today, Method, the leading innovator in premium, environmentally-conscious household and personal care products, launches its first global brand campaign, titled 'Clean Happy MarketWire

MolMed Board of Directors Approves the Draft Financial Statements for Fiscal Year 2011
The Board of Directors of MolMed S.p.A. (MILAN: MLM), chaired by Professor Claudio Bordignon, today reviewed and approved the draft financial statements at 31 December 2011. MarketWire

King & Spalding Recruits Two Prominent Partners to London Disputes Practice
King & Spalding has recruited Jane Player and Sarah Walker as partners in its London office as the firm continues to execute its plan of strategic expansion in key legal centres around the globe. MarketWire

VLCCF - Information on Charter Contract for Battersea
Knightsbridge Tankers Limited (Nasdaq: VLCCF) (the "Company") advises thattheCompany today has been contacted by Sanko Steamship Co., Ltd. ("Sanko")wherethey ask Owners for deferred payments in relation to hire payments MarketWire

X-Change Corporation Acquires Guardian Telecom, a Manufacturer for the Oil, Gas and Industrial Sector
X-Change Corporation (OTCQB: XCHC) (PINKSHEETS: XCHC) announced today that it has entered into a contract to acquire Guardian Telecom, Inc. from SubMicron Technologies, Inc. X-Change Corporation will pay SubMicron 500,000 restricted shares for the assignment of its purchase agreement of Guardian MarketWire

Washington Federal Names William Synnamon Manager of the New Mexico Commercial Real Estate Division
Washington Federal (NASDAQ: WAFD) announced the appointment of William Synnamon as Vice President & Manager of the Commercial Real Estate division headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico. MarketWire

TuneIn and WGN Radio Partner, Bringing "The Voice of Chicago" to the World
TuneIn, a free service that lets people listen to music, sports, talk and news from around the world and WGN Radio, Chicago's top-rated, local personality-based talk, news and sports radio station, today announced a strategic partnership to make authorized content from WGN (720 AM) available through TuneIn MarketWire

Zephyr Real Estate Announces Fourth Quarter's Top-Selling Agent
Don Woolhouse has achieved the top sales volume spot at Zephyr Real Estate for the fourth quarter of 2011. Woolhouse closed $17.9 million in transactions in some of San Francisco's most in-demand neighborhoods, such as Noe Valley, Duboce Triangle and Ashbury Heights, as well as in Tiburon with individual sales prices ranging as high as $3 million. MarketWire

Zaarly 2.0 Adds a Personal Touch to Mobile Commerce
Zaarly -- the leading mobile marketplace -- announced the availability of Zaarly 2.0 in the iTunes App Store, Android Marketplace and on the web. The new Zaarly experience connects people via profiles, reviews, ratings, customized local recommendations, and enhanced communication tools. MarketWire

The Accounts Payable Leadership Conference
The Accounts Payable Leadership Conference, sponsored by The Accounts Payable Network, will begin in less than one month. The early-bird registration discount expires Friday, March 16, 2012. Held at the Eden Roc Renaissance Miami Beach, this conference is the premier accounts payable event of the year MarketWire

Thesys International Addresses the Evolving Role of Blended Online Learning at the 2012 Cue Conference
Thesys International, an education technology business that supports schools with a hybrid online/classroom approach to education, will be addressing the current state of blended online learning at the 2012 Computer-Using Educators (CUE) Conference in Palm Springs, Calif MarketWire

GENWI Appoints Ved Singh as VP of GENWI India
GENWI (, the inventor and leader of live mobile publishing in the cloud, today announced that it has named Ved Singh, a veteran of Oracle Corporation's operations in India, its Vice President for the region MarketWire

DHS Holding Co. Announces Appointment of Michael Rohling as CEO
DHS Holding Co. "the company" (PINKSHEETS: DHSM) is proud to announce the appointment of Michael Rohling to CEO effective immediately. Mr. Rohling replaces Charles Barrett as CEO, who will continue his position as President of DHS Holding. Mr MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Industry-Leading Technologies in Seven Product Categories at electronica China 2012
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it will showcase the company's latest industry-leading solutions for emerging applications at electronica China 2012, taking place from March 20-22 in Hall W3 of the Shanghai New International Expo Center MarketWire

Crystal Rock Announces Promotions of Key Leadership
Crystal Rock Holdings, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CRVP), through its subsidiary Crystal Rock LLC, announces several new promotions of key leadership functions which will continue to shape the direction of the company as it looks to become a single-source supply leader in water, coffee and office products. MarketWire

Astro-Med, Inc. Announces Senior Management Changes
Astro-Med, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT) announces that the Board of Directors has approved the following organizational changes in its senior management team effective March 9, 2012. MarketWire

"Adopt A Tree and Watch It Grow" From Ahu Lani Sanctuary Provides a Unique Gift or Memorial
Ahu Lani Sanctuary, a forestry and community center on the Big Island of Hawaii, announced today their unique gift program called "Adopt A Tree and Watch It Grow." This program allows individuals to adopt a tree for themselves or a chosen recipient and in return receive a certificate of adoption along with photos of their adopted tree every year for ten years MarketWire

DynTek Services Awarded Citrix Authorized Learning Center Top Regional Partner, Western Region for 2011
DynTek, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DYNE) today announced that it has been awarded Citrix Authorized Learning Center (CALC) Top Regional Partner, Western Region for 2011. MarketWire

Green Smoke Stuns Competition With 50% off Sale on
Beach Marketing reports on internet consumer trends. Dating back to 2009, the company has tracked the growth of electronic cigarette sales online. Green Smoke, a leading brand, is offering a 50% off sale for the month of March in partnership with the official electronic cigarette review portal, MarketWire

Sikich Makes Accounting Today's Top 100 for 10th Consecutive Year
Sikich LLP, a leading accounting and advisory firm, has been recognized as an industry leader by Accounting Today in its annual ranking of the top accounting firms in the country. This achievement is a result of the firm's unwavering commitment to growth and dedication to the customer experience. MarketWire

Unrivaled Usability of SRS EHR Is Key to OrthoKansas, P.A.'s Purchase Decision
SRS, the leader in productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance physicians, today announced that OrthoKansas, P.A., has selected the SRS EHR for its 12 providers. OrthoKansas is located in Lawrence, Kansas, and provides high-quality orthopaedic care to patients in that area. MarketWire

Active Power to Discuss 415 Volt Power Design at AFCOM Data Center World
To increase efficiencies and resiliency and improve power usage effectiveness (PUE) in the IT environment, enterprises should consider a 415 volt power design as opposed to the North America standard 480 volt. More common in Europe, the 415 volt design approach helps reduce efficiency losses as it eliminates voltage transformation at the power distribution unit level. MarketWire

YTB International Announces Merger Agreement in Principle
YTB International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YTBLA) ("YTB" or the "Company"), a provider of e-commerce business solutions for individual consumers and home-based independent representatives in the United States, Bermuda, the Bahamas, and Canada, announced on Saturday, March 10, 2012, that the Company has reached an agreement in principle to merge with LTS Nutraceuticals, Inc MarketWire

Wall Street Communications Brings Laila Bishay on Board for Key European Accounts
Wall Street Communications today announced that it has appointed Laila Bishay as senior account manager for several of the agency's key accounts in Europe. MarketWire

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting Honors NPR's Lourdes Garcia-Navarro With the Edward R. Murrow Award
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) today announced that Lourdes Garcia-Navarro, NPR foreign correspondent, will receive the Edward R. Murrow Award, which recognizes individuals for their outstanding contribution to public radio. MarketWire

HireVue Reports Triple Digit Annual Sales Growth, 70 New Enterprise Customers and Rapid Adoption of Digital Interviews in Latest Fiscal Year
HireVue, providers of an amazing new way to interview -- on demand -- today announced details of its 2011 fiscal year (FY11), which ended January 31, 2012. During FY11, HireVue reported triple digit sales growth, 70 new enterprise customers, 83 renewals, numerous product enhancements, several strategic alliances, and an industry-leading Net Promoter Score (NPS) exceeding 40 percent MarketWire

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day Safely -- Designate a Driver
For many Americans, *St. Patrick's Day has become a popular night out to celebrate with friends and family. Unfortunately, due to the large number of drunk drivers, the night out has also become very dangerous. MarketWire

Rockstar Consortium Receives Green Light From Department of Justice
Rockstar Consortium (Rockstar) today announced that the US Department of Justice waiting period for review of Rockstar's acquisition of a substantial majority of the former Nortel Networks patent portfolio, has expired and the company is free to consummate the acquisition MarketWire

Bradford Networks Takes on BYOD at SANS Mobile Device Security Summit 2012
Bradford Networks, the best choice to enable secure network access for corporate issued and personal mobile devices, today announced the details of its participation at the SANS Mobile Device Security Summit 2012 taking place this week in Nashville, TN MarketWire

Biblionix Announces Apollo Automation Enhancements
Biblionix has recently updated its Apollo Automation Service with several key features. Apollo is hosted only, so all customers immediately take advantage of changes with no action on their part. MarketWire

SFL - Change in corporate management team
Press release from Ship FinanceInternational Limited, March 12, 2012 MarketWire

Virtusa Showcases Pegasystems Mobile Capabilities
Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM) and software for customer centricity, showcased innovative partner solutions focused on mobile BPM and CRM at its recent sales and partner conference in Orlando, Florida. MarketWire

iPerceptions Releases Hospitality and Tourism Industry Report for Q4 2011
iPerceptions Inc. (TSX VENTURE: IPE), a leading provider of online Voice of Customer (VoC) analytics based on actual visitor feedback, today announced the release of its Hospitality and Tourism Industry Report for Q4 2011 MarketWire

Build the Ultimate Mini Putt Course With Majesco's Mini Putt Park, Coming Soon to Facebook(R) Platform
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, announced today that Mini Putt Park, Majesco's first internally developed social game, is coming exclusively to Facebook Platform in the next few weeks MarketWire

H&R Block Offers Personal Finance Curriculum to High Schools Nationwide; Public Vote Will Determine Grant Recipients
(NYSE: HRB) An election year is upon us. While Americans consider who will win their presidential vote this fall, teachers are asking people to cast a ballot for something else in the meantime -- their students MarketWire

Former Pharmacist Turned Sound Healer, Niraj Naik Introduces The Alpha Mind Meditation System for Enhanced Health & Well-Being
Former pharmacist Niraj Naik was once perhaps the most unlikely candidate to promote meditation and anything as seemingly as farfetched as sound healing. A pill popper who also dispensed them as well for a living, he found his life spiraling out of control however. Unimaginable stress lead him to depression and a serious bout of ulcerative colitis, a very debilitating disease MarketWire

New York Hall of Science Announces the Unveiling of Maker Space
The New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) today announced the opening of Maker Space, where schools, families and aspiring makers from across the New York area will learn the tools and techniques of Making in its many forms. It is a place for collaboration, community and cooperation in trying new ideas and learning from peers MarketWire

REMINDER: "Kill the Irishman" Hits Theatres on St. Patrick's Day Weekend in Cleveland
WHAT:Cleveland is in for a special celebration this St. Patrick's Day weekend with the Anchor Bay Films re-release of the action-packed story, Kill the Irishman, about the rise and fall of real-life Irish-American mobster, Danny Greene. The film stars Ray Stevenson (G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Thor, "Rome"), Val Kilmer (Heat) and Christopher Walken (Catch Me If You Can) MarketWire

Virgin HealthMiles to Co-Present Webinar on Effective Incentives Practices and Participate on Executive Panel at Workforce Benefits 2012 Online Conference
Skyrocketing healthcare costs coupled with an unhealthy workforce are significantly threatening American businesses. Leading companies are betting on the power of incentives-based employee health programs to counter the trend, yet still with struggle bringing multiple programs and incentives structures together to drive employee engagement MarketWire

Continuum Names Head of Global Service Delivery
Continuum, a leading provider of remote monitoring and management (RMM) and business continuity solutions, has appointed Bob Barnes, vice president, Global Service Delivery to this newly created, pivotal position. Barnes will be responsible for Continuum's network operations center (NOC) and help desk services MarketWire

Molycorp, Inc. Investor Lawsuit Over Alleged Wrongdoing by Directors Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that an investor in Molycorp, Inc. (MCP) shares filed a lawsuit in Federal Court against certain directors of Molycorp alleging they breached their fiduciary duties that allegedly exposed the mining company to hundreds of millions of dollars in liability and damages to its reputation. MarketWire

Good Sam Enterprises Sells Golf Card to Simmons Venture Group
Good Sam Enterprises, LLC today announced the sale of Golf Card® International to Simmons Venture Group, LLC, effective March 1, 2012. Terms of the sale were not released. Good Sam Enterprises has owned Golf Card since 1990. MarketWire

ALR Technologies to Host Investor Meeting Discussing Diabetes Management System
ALR Technologies Inc. (OTCBB: ALRT) (the "Company"), a healthcare technology company, is pleased to announce that it will be hosting an investor meeting after the market closes on Monday, March 19, 2012 at 4:30 PM EDT. The meeting will be conducted in a webinar format, including an investor presentation by Sidney S MarketWire

SAIC, Inc. Investor Lawsuit Over Alleged Wrongdoing by Certain Directors Announced by Shareholders Foundation
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that an investor in SAIC, Inc. (SAI) shares filed a lawsuit against certain directors of SAIC, Inc. alleging they breached their fiduciary duties by failing to adequately manage and oversee SAIC, Inc. in connection with the CityTime project. MarketWire

Latitude Global Closes on $25 Million in Funding for the Next Phase of Expansion
Latitude Global, Inc., ("LGI" or "Latitude Global"), has announced the formal establishment of a strategic financial partnership with Entertainment Properties Trust (NYSE: EPR) MarketWire

Sionix Corporation Forms First Asset Controlling Partnership
Sionix Corporation (OTCBB: SINX) ("Sionix" or the "Company") announced today the formation of Williston Basin I, LLC ("Williston"), a Nevada limited liability company, of which the Company owns a 60% interest. Williston was formed with an initial capital contribution of $1.35 million representing 40% of the membership interests in the subsidiary MarketWire

C-COM Reports Record Sales and Profits in Fiscal 2011
C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CMI), a leading global provider of mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems, announced today financial results for the fiscal year ended November 30, 2011. MarketWire

Voiceserve Delivers Its Voipswitch Softphone Mobile Diallers to Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa S.A. (PTC) a Company Fully Owned by Deutsche Telekom (DT)
Voiceserve, Inc. (OTCBB: VSRV), a low-cost, next-generation Internet telephony software and service provider, today announced that through its local Polish partner Ascomp SA who runs a VoIP service for Heyah brand, they have supplied the Voipswitch Mobile dialers branded for Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa S.A. in Poland MarketWire

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Launches Reality Broadcast Series: "Home, First Home"
Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate today unveiled its new online and television reality series, "Home, First Home"(SM). The series, which features real stories from first-time homebuyers across the country, as well as advice from Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate affiliated sales associates, launches today online at youtube MarketWire

Advanced Defense Technologies Inc. (ADTI) Designs Proprietary Antenna System, Key to Commercial Use of Drones and UAVs
Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADCF) announced today that the ADTI's proprietary antenna system design that will sense, detect, and avoid any airborne object that enters the possible collision ranges of ADTI drones and UAVs, is a key technological advance needed for the commercial markets MarketWire

Wikifamilies, Inc. Receives Strong Interest From Mobile Carriers at 2012 GSMA Mobile World Congress
Wikifamilies, Inc. (OTCQB: WFAM) (PINKSHEETS: WFAM), a developer of patented secure social media technologies and the online community, announced today that its attendance at the 2012 GSMA Mobile World Congress ("Mobile World") was a success due to the strong interest it received from major mobile carriers and telecoms seeking strategic partnerships with the Company MarketWire

BRS Resources Announces Drilling of First Well
BRS Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BRS) ("BRS" or the "Company") today announced drilling has commenced on its first well in which BRS owns a 17.35% pre-payout interest (25% after payout). Located in Italy's Po Valley, it is a development well in a partially depleted field where 3d seismic technology was used to identify remaining natural gas reserves. MarketWire

Franklin Templeton Launches iPad App With Interactive Access to U.S. Fund Data, Investment Commentary and Video
Franklin Templeton Investments expands its mobile offerings with the launch of an iPad app, providing a powerful way for on-the-go U.S. financial advisors and investors to quickly access fund information and portfolio manager perspectives MarketWire

Filmmakers Ron Chepesiuk and Alan "Al Profit" Bradley Uncover the Mystery of Crime Boss Frank Matthews in New Documentary Release, "Frank Matthews Story: The Rise and Disappearance of America's Biggest Kingpin"
If anyone can cover a story and uncover the truth when it comes to real life crime and bigger-than-life gangsters, award winning author/filmmaker Ron Chepesiuk can MarketWire

No Hope for Syria Without Western Intervention According to Radnor Reports
A solution to the Syrian crisis is unattainable without outside intervention, as President Bashar Assad places protecting his father's legacy over international condemnation and the brutal destruction of his own people, according to an international panel of political observers gathered at the National Press Club, sponsored by Radnor Reports ( MarketWire

Akken Offers New Cloud-Based Business Platform With "No Boundaries" for Staffing and Recruiting Firms
Akken, the staffing efficiency improvement specialists, today announced it has released No Boundaries, the latest release of its Akken Staffing™ platform, an all-in-one true SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) solution MarketWire

Heartland Payment Systems(R) Unveils Mobuyle(TM) Mobile Payment Acceptance Solution for Apple iOS Devices
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation's largest payments processors, today announced that its Mobuyle mobile payment acceptance solution is now available on Apple iOS mobile devices, enabling merchants to take credit, debit and gift card payments on the iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch®. MarketWire

Southwest Securities Renews With PriceMetrix for 3 Years and Extends ValueOne(TM) Solution to the Pacific Coast Region
Southwest Securities, Inc., the principal broker-dealer subsidiary of SWS Group, Inc. (NYSE: SWS), has confirmed an expansion of its subscription to the PriceMetrix ValueOne practice intelligence solution to include all Private Client Group advisors. MarketWire

Health IT National Coordinator Farzad Mostashari Tells Patients to Get Copies of Their Medical Records
Farzad Mostashari, M.D., National Coordinator for Health Information Technology at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, said Friday, March 9th in Los Angeles, "It is time for patients to ask for copies of their electronic medical record and download them. We do it for every other aspect of our lives but healthcare MarketWire

INTTRA Announces an Alliance With Tradeshift, a Global Secure Online Electronic Invoice Network
INTTRA, the world's largest, most active, independent transactional network for ocean freight, and Tradeshift, a secure online electronic invoice network for B2B collaboration, have entered into a strategic alliance to enable ocean carriers and their customers to manage ocean freight invoices, disputes and payments on a common platform with a single connection. MarketWire

Tech Soft 3D Releases Latest Versions of HOOPS Exchange and HOOPS Publish
Tech Soft 3D, leading provider of 3D component technology to the engineering software industry, is pleased to announce powerful new enhancements to its HOOPS Exchange and HOOPS Publish toolkits. MarketWire

Salamon Group, Inc. (SLMU) Cancels Plans on Reverse Splitting Share Structure
Salamon Group, Inc MarketWire

Greenlite Commences Carbon Offset Marketing to Online Community
Greenlite Ventures Inc. ("Greenlite") (OTCBB: GLTV) announced today that it has commenced sales of voluntary carbon offsets through its Website at The carbon offsets being sold are from carbon sequestration by teak trees planted by United Nature in Panama MarketWire

Hitor Group Has Evolved
The Hitor Group (OTCQB: HITR) (PINKSHEETS: HITR) is an Environmental Technology Accelerator (ETA) that delivers best-in-class 'green' technologies for a better world. MarketWire

LiquidPlanner Announces New Android Application for Predictive Project Management from Any Location
Today, LiquidPlanner -- the industry's only priority-based, predictive project management solution for managing the real complexities of the workplace -- announced the availability of a new native Android application MarketWire

Redstor Teams With Nexsan to Deliver Powerful and Efficient Storage and Services
Nexsan®, a leading independent provider of disk-based storage systems, today announced that Redstor, one of Britain's top cloud service providers, has partnered with Nexsan for the delivery of on-premise and cloud-based storage solutions MarketWire

StopTheHacker Launches New Suite of SaaS Website Security Protection Products
Today, website security provider StopTheHacker launched an extensively upgraded version of its award-winning suite of SaaS website protection products. StopTheHacker's new product packages include advanced security features specifically designed for corporations seeking a comprehensive solution to safeguard their websites from online threats and hackers. MarketWire

XcelMobility Announces Retail Launch of Mach 5 Products in Japan
XcelMobility Inc. (OTCBB: XCLL) ("Xcel" or the "Company"), a developer of high speed web browsing solutions and related performance enhancing products for mobile devices, is pleased to announce that its Japanese distribution partner, International Strategic Leaders, Inc. ("ISL") (http://www.isl-inc MarketWire

Circle Star Energy Announces Contract to Lease 64,000 Acres of Mississippi Lime Oil & Gas Prospect Lands in Northwest Kansas
Circle Star Energy Corp. (OTCBB: CRCL) (the "Company"), a performance-driven company with interests in a number of high-impact, large scale oil and gas plays in the mid-continent region, is pleased to announce a lease agreement to lease approximately 64,000 acres of lands prospective for oil development in Northwest Kansas. MarketWire

Axios Closes on $2.3 MM in an Oversubscribed $1.5MM Private Equity Placement
Axios Mobile Assets Corp. (CNSX: AXA) is pleased to announce that the Company closed a financing by way of a private placement. The total financing from the Private Placement is for 17,709,631 shares of the Company at a price of $0.13 per share for total proceeds of CDN $2,302,252. Axios did not pay any selling commissions or fees on the Private Placement MarketWire

Li3 Energy Announces Memorandum of Understanding With Strategic Partner
Li3 Energy, Inc., (OTCBB: LIEG) ("Li3", "Li3 Energy" or the "Company"), a US-listed and South America based global exploration company in the lithium and minerals sector, is pleased to announce the execution of a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding with its strategic partner POSCO (NYSE: PKX), to construct a test facility MarketWire

Practice Greenhealth Announces Business Leadership Coalition for Environmentally Preferable Purchasing

List of Top Prescription Drugs Linked to Brain-Related Side Effects Released by AdverseEvents, Inc.
In recognition of Brain Awareness Week, AdverseEvents, Inc., the leading resource for information on drug side effects, has released a report identifying FDA approved medications that are most associated with causing brain-related side effects. Brain Awareness Week is March 12-18, 2012. MarketWire

Walgreens and Surescripts Improve Coordination of Care by Electronically Delivering Immunization and Patient Summary Records to Primary Care Providers
Walgreens (NYSE: WAG) (NASDAQ: WAG) today announced that it will use Surescripts' Clinical Interoperability services to electronically deliver patient data directly to primary care providers to improve the coordination of care MarketWire

Borders + Gratehouse Adds Three New Clients in Cloud Sector
Borders + Gratehouse, a new kind of technology and consumer strategic communications firm, today welcomed three new cloud solutions to its portfolio of clients. AppDirect, SoftLayer and Xero join a growing client roster that spans cloud infrastructure, SMB and enterprise services as well as green and consumer technologies. MarketWire

Clickatell Connect API Makes It Easier for Application Developers to Leverage the Power of SMS Messaging
Clickatell, the global leader in Personalized Priority Messaging (PPM) through all mobile devices, today announced the availability of the Clickatell Connect API to enable developers to seamlessly integrate SMS text messaging with their web or mobile applications. MarketWire

IPRO Announces Litigation Review Software Trade-In Program
IPRO Tech, Inc., a leader in the design of enterprise eDiscovery software, today announced plans to provide a competitive trade-in pricing program for companies looking to replace their current litigation review software. As part of the program, companies will receive aggressive trade-in pricing, base training and the first year's maintenance at no cost. MarketWire

Infographic Creation Made Easy: Launches New Platform at SXSW
SXSW 2012 -- (, the premier platform for exploring and sharing infographics, launches Create, its long awaited tool for automated infographics technology today at SXSW SXSW is a popular venue for some of the most active digital conversations of the year, and can turn those conversations into compelling visual stories MarketWire Vice President of Global Advertising Sales to Keynote at ad:tech San Francisco 2012
ad:tech San Francisco, the largest digital marketing show in the world, announced today that Lisa Utzschneider, Vice President of Global Advertising Sales,, will present the opening keynote presentation at ad:tech San Francisco on April 3, 2012 MarketWire

Openet Hires Steve Pozzobon as Vice President of Sales, North America
Openet, a leading provider of Service Optimization Software (SOS) to tier one communications service providers, today announces the appointment of Steve Pozzobon to vice president of sales, North America. Pozzobon will be responsible for sales of Openet's SOS suite to North American mobile and wireline service providers. MarketWire

Exhibitors and Sponsors Line Up for Ticket Summit(R)
Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, today announced its slate of exhibitors and sponsors for its upcoming 2012 summer conference, scheduled for July 11-13, 2012 at Bellagio Hotel, Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV MarketWire

Fortinet(R) Positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for Unified Threat Management
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced that the company has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant of the "Unified Threat Management Magic Quadrant." MarketWire

Pegasystems Thought Leader to Speak at Project Management Institute on March 21
Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM) and software for customer centricity, today announced that industry expert Dr. Setrag Khoshafian, Chief Evangelist and VP of BPM Technology at Pegasystems, will speak at the Project Management Institute (PMI) New York chapter on March 21. MarketWire

TRC Announces Strategic Partnership With EORM
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) today announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with EORM, a leading provider of environmental, health, safety and sustainability (EHS) consulting services based in San Jose, California. Under the agreement, TRC will acquire all assets of EORM's East Region Operations based in Danvers, Massachusetts. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. MarketWire

Appian and Centrum Systems Partner to Deliver Innovative Business Process Management Solutions Across Australia/New Zealand
Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, and Centrum Systems, the Australia-based business process management specialists, today announced that they have partnered to bring fast deployment of high-value BPM solutions to companies of all sizes across the Austria/New Zealand (ANZ) region. MarketWire

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. to Present at the 6th Annual Capital Link Invest in International Shipping Forum
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced today that the company's management team will be presenting at the 6th Annual Capital Link Invest in International Shipping Forum in New York City on Monday, March 19, 2012. MarketWire

Wendy Forsythe Joins Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate
Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate, LLC (Atlantic & Pacific) today announced that Wendy Forsythe has joined the company as its Executive Vice President/Head of Global Operations MarketWire

U.S. Concrete Introduces the First Ready Mix Concrete Solution for Preventing Concrete Floor Covering Failures
Developed and patented by USC Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR), Aridus® Rapid Drying Concrete is the first ready-mix concrete solution for preventing floor covering failures, an industry-wide problem that cost millions of dollars annually in damage, downtime, repair and replacement. MarketWire

Telsasoft Deploys Network Monitoring Tools for Seven More Wireless Carriers
Telsasoft announces it has installed network monitoring tools for seven more wireless carriers for their 2G, 3G, and 4G networks. Carriers are utilizing Telsasoft's products to easily monitor and manage the performance and reliability of their networks. MarketWire

Gold Dynamics Acquires Gold Property in the World Renowned Timmins Mining Area
Gold Dynamics Corp. (GLDN) (OTCBB: GLDN)(OTCQB: GLDN) ( is pleased to report that it has acquired by option a 100% interest in a 32 claim land package in Hoyle Township near to the historic Porcupine-Destor Fault MarketWire

18 Shipping Companies, Analysts, Financiers and Market Experts Participating at Capital Link's 6th Annual Invest in International Shipping Forum in New York
Capital Link's 6th Annual Invest in International Shipping Forum will take place on Monday, March 19, 2012, at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. An investor-focused event held every year in New York, the most influential C-level executives from U.S MarketWire

Nunatsiavut Government Officially Ends 3-Year Uranium Mining Moratorium in Labrador
Crosshair Energy Corporation (TSX: CXX)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) ("Crosshair" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Nunatsiavut Government of Newfoundland and Labrador enacted its Environmental Protection Act and an amendment to the Labrador Inuit Lands Act MarketWire

Rockledge Golf Club Extends Service With Digital Caddies
Digital Caddies (PINKSHEETS: CADY) is pleased to announce that Rockledge Golf Club has extended their agreement with the company. MarketWire

AVI BioPharma Announces Late-Breaker Oral Presentation of Phase IIb DMD Study at 2012 AAN Annual Meeting in April
AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, today announced that an abstract describing the Company's Phase IIb study evaluating eteplirsen for the treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy has been accepted as part of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Emerging Science program (formerly known as the Late-Breaking Science program) MarketWire

BBSI to Repurchase Approximately 30% of Outstanding Common Shares for $59.7 Million
Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) (NASDAQ: BBSI), a leading provider of business management solutions, has entered into definitive agreements to acquire 2,485,929 shares of BBSI common stock from the Estate of William W. Sherertz, which represents all the shares held by the Estate, as well as 500,000 common shares from Nancy Sherertz MarketWire

OnShift Introduces New Release of Staff Scheduling Software
OnShift today announced the newest release of OnShift staff scheduling and shift management software. The new release introduces Staff Extend open shift recruiting and management capabilities that enable long-term care and senior living providers to fill shifts by accessing and sharing employees from neighboring locations, such as a sister community or facility MarketWire

NetProspex Appoints Michael C. Bird to President
NetProspex, the leading provider of verified, crowd-sourced business contact data services, today announced that it has named Michael Bird to the position of president. In this newly created role, Bird will oversee the effective operation of the company's growing sales, business development, product management, technology, and marketing organizations MarketWire

Azimuth Systems Enhances Field-to-Lab Real World Wireless Test Solution
Azimuth Systems, Inc., a leading provider of comprehensive real world wireless test solutions for 2G/3G/4G, LTE-Advanced and beyond, today announced robust enhancements to its popular Azimuth Field-to-Lab™ (FTL) solution MarketWire

EC Development Expanding Into Europe
EC Development, Inc. (OTCQB: ECDI) announced today the Company is expanding their sales and marketing efforts to the European Gaming Market. The company has received affirmation from Eclipse Compliance Testing that its Tahoe Casino Management System, which is currently approved, is now eligible for certification consideration in Spain, Greece, United Kingdom, Italy and Malta. MarketWire

Safend Data Protection Suite a Finalist for 2012 SC Magazine Europe Awards
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) ( announced today that it was named one of four finalists for a 2012 SC Magazine Award for its Safend Data Protection Suite, among the IT security industry's most prestigious accolades. MarketWire

Lpath Prepares to Continue iSONEP Trials in August
Lpath, Inc. (OTCBB: LPTN), the industry leader in lipidomics-based antibody therapeutics, plans to manufacture new antibody drug substance in preparation for the continuation of its PEDigree and Nexus trials. MarketWire

Xtreme Oil and Gas Announces Commencement of Oil Production at the Company's West Thrifty Property
Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCQB: XTOG) (OTCBB: XTOG), an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, is pleased to announce that the company has begun oil production at its 5 Star West Thrifty Texas property wells. The 1,200 acre site officially began production in the 1940's with Hess and Conoco. MarketWire

Leading Industry Analyst Firm Includes Kerio Control in Its Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management
Kerio Technologies today announced that it has been placed in Gartner, Inc.'s March 2012 Unified Threat Management Magic Quadrant. The global analyst firm defines the UTM market as devices that provide small and midsize businesses with multiple network security functions in a single appliance. MarketWire

IMI Global Subsidiary International Certification Services Launches Certified Gluten-Free Standard
Integrated Management Information, Inc MarketWire

Jobvite Illustrates New Serial Working Relationship Between Employees and Employers at SXSW
Many Americans have embraced an entrepreneurial approach to their career growth, changing the work dynamic from a long-term relationship to a series of short-term affairs. In a presentation March 9 at SXSW, Jobvite President and Chief Executive Officer Dan Finnigan discussed "The Future of Work - Serial Monogamy." MarketWire

Stevia First Corp. Announces Key Leadership Appointments
Stevia First Corp MarketWire

Cadence Mixed-Signal Design Product Wins Prestigious ACE Award in China
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, has won the prestigious 2012 EE Times-China's ACE Award for its Cadence® Virtuoso® AMS Designer product, used to help produce the types of mixed-signal SoCs used in today's mobile devices MarketWire

HWI Global Receives Balance Due on First Tranche of Funding
HWI Global, Inc. (OTCBB: HWIC), the Pittsburgh-based clean room design builder, announced today receipt of $68,750 from United Securities of Switzerland AG and their US-based representative Zenith Estates, Inc. This amount represents the balance due on the first tranche of funding in the $1 million subscription agreement dated July 14, 2011 MarketWire

Ram Power Announces Release Date for 2011 Year End Results
Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram Power") today announced that it will release its financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 on March 30, 2012. Management will discuss year end 2011 financial results and other matters during a conference call and live audio webcast on Monday, April 2, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT (7:00 am PDT). MarketWire

Axceler, SharePoint Pros Announce Partnership in Microsoft SharePoint Solutions Market
Axceler®, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint governance, administration and migration, and SharePoint consulting firm SharePoint Pros, Inc. today announced a partnership to offer high-quality professional services and software solutions to support and optimize customers' SharePoint investments with a focus on governance MarketWire

Symantec Helps Organizations Get Control of Runaway Data Growth
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced Symantec Data Insight 3.0, the latest version of its solution that improves information governance by providing intelligence into ownership and usage of unstructured data such as documents, presentations, spreadsheets and emails MarketWire

Cycle Count Now on Smartphone and Tablet
Guardian Business Solutions, Inc. has released Cycle Count, the second in its series of Mobilize-IT™ Enterprise apps. The Cycle Count app is designed for Android devices with an iOS version due out soon. Cycle Count is an inventory control app that supports system directed cycle counting created by the enterprise system (ERP, WMS) MarketWire

Phoenix NAP Selects Interxion for European Node Location
Phoenix NAP®, a full service data center, premier infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider and primary network access point (NAP), announced today that it has chosen Interxion, Europe's leading data center and colocation provider, for a new Phoenix NAP European node in Amsterdam. The node should be completed during the second quarter of 2012 MarketWire

Telecom Exchange 2012 -- An Equal Opportunity Telecommunications Networking Event, June 27th in NYC
Jaymie Scotto & Associates (JS&A), a marketing, public relations and event planning firm serving the telecommunications industry, today announces that its 2012 Telecom Exchange will be held June 27th at Cipriani Wall Street in Manhattan MarketWire

beBetter Health to Present at the youngStartUp Ventures Life Sciences & Healthcare Venture Summit
beBetter Health, Inc., an online wellness company dedicated to engaging employees in their health, announced today that it will be presenting at the youngStartUp Ventures Life Sciences & Healthcare Venture Summit being held March 28, 2012 at the Digital Sandbox in New York City MarketWire

PageUp People to Co-Host Exclusive Executive Talent Management Event at the Microsoft Executive Briefing Center
PageUp People™, a Multinational Talent Management solutions provider, today announced details of its upcoming "meeting of the minds" event, a two-day interactive workshop being held at the Microsoft Executive Briefing Center in Redmond, Washington from April 24 - 25, 2012 MarketWire

Biostem U.S., Corporation Appoints Heart Surgeon, Thomas W. Prendergast, M.D. to Its Scientific and Medical Board of Advisors
Biostem U.S., Corporation (OTCQB: BOSM) (PINKSHEETS: BOSM) (Biostem, the Company), a fully reporting public company in the stem cell regenerative medicine sciences sector, announced today the addition of cardiothoracic surgeon Thomas W. Prendergast, M.D. to its Scientific and Medical Board of Advisors (SAMBA). MarketWire

Inteliquent Extends Its Renowned Global IP Network to TELEHOUSE New York Chelsea
TELEHOUSE America (www.telehouse MarketWire

FAA Reaffirms Approval of LynuxWorks LynxOS-178 Reusable Software Components RTOS for Safety-Critical Applications
LynuxWorks, Inc., the first and only embedded operating system vendor to receive Advisory Circular AC 20-148 approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for reusable software components (RSC), has received its second RSC approval for the LynxOS-178 product family. MarketWire

KSW Reports 2011 Profits and Revenue
KSW, Inc. (NASDAQ: KSW) today reported preliminary year-end financial results for 2011. MarketWire

Realize Inc. Announces RealCool Finishing Process for Prototypes and Products
Whether it's a flame design on a video game console or a wood grain look for a laptop, sometimes a product or prototype just needs some pizzazz to capture people's attention. Companies like Realize Inc. help companies create such engaging products through custom finishing services that result in unique eye-catching designs. MarketWire

Ciena Selects WANDL Solutions for Multilayer Data Network Modeling and Simulation
WANDL, Inc MarketWire

WeVideo Camera App Now Available on Google Play
SXSW 2012 -- WeVideo (, creators of the world's most powerful and easy-to-use, cloud-based video editing platform, today announced the beta launch of a new mobile application, the WeVideo Camera App for Android MarketWire

Tao Minerals to Commence Trenching Program at El Colmillo Property
Tao Minerals Ltd. (TAO) (OTCQB: TAON) reports that based on positive gold sample results documented in the independent geologic report prepared by LatAm Resources, the company will be commencing a comprehensive trenching program at the El Colmillo gold project MarketWire

Swank, Inc. Announces Expiration of Go-Shop Period and Receipt of an Alternative Acquisition Proposal
Swank, Inc MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation to Launch Gold and Silver Dividend
Gold Resource Corporation (the Company) (NYSE Amex: GORO) is pleased to announce the scheduled launch of its innovative gold and silver dividend program. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico MarketWire

Given Imaging Announces Publication of Colon Capsule Endoscopy Guidelines in Endoscopy
Given Imaging (NASDAQ: GIVN), a world leader in specialty GI products and pioneer of capsule endoscopy, today announced the publication of guidelines that provide physicians with a framework for using PillCam COLON 2 in daily clinical practice MarketWire

Cellceutix Files Pre-IND Documentation to FDA for New Psoriasis Drug
Cellceutix Corporation (OTCBB: CTIX) ("the Company"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing small molecule drugs to treat unmet medical conditions, is pleased to report that it has filed a pre-IND submission with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Prurisol™ (also termed "KM-133"), the Company's drug in development as a novel treatment for psoriasis MarketWire

DT Interpreting Selects Sierra w/o Wires to Support Growing Video Conferencing Services
Deaf-Talk, Inc., dba DT Interpreting (PINKSHEETS: MGQG) (DTI), the industry leader in on-demand video sign language interpreting, today announced that, after a successful trial period, the Company has entered into a long-term agreement with a Pittsburgh, PA - based IT company, Sierra w/o Wires, Inc MarketWire

Market Research Estimates High Definition TV Household Penetration at 51% by 2016 has announced the addition of the new report "HDTV, 3DTV and DVR Forecasts," to their collection of Battery Technology market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Rare Earth Producer Molycorp to Acquire Rare Earth Processor Neo Material Technologies in $1.3 Billion Deal, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- U.S. rare earth miner Molycorp Incorporated (NYSE:MCP) (Greenwood Village, Colorado) has announced plans to acquire Canadian rare earth processor Neo Material Technologies Incorporated (TSX:NEM) (Toronto, Ontario) in a $1.3 billion deal MarketWire

LineStream Technologies Closes Series B Funding Led by U.S. Venture Partners
LineStream Technologies Inc., an innovator of software-based control solutions, today announced that is has closed a Series B funding round led by U.S. Venture Partners (USVP), joining Series A investor Early Stage Partners. Winston Fu, general partner, and David Liddle, venture partner, of USVP have joined the company's board of directors. MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Selected by Diversified Communications, Inc. for TCS OS-IRIS Managed Satellite Services
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that Diversified Communications Inc. (DCI), a leading provider of teleport and transportable satellite services, has selected TCS to provide mixed C- and Ku-band access to its TCS OS-IRIS offering, which is hosted on Intelsat 14 MarketWire

AllEnergy Strikes Oil on Its First Well on Its Belize Concession
AllEnergy Corporation (OTCQB: AFSE) (OTCBB: AFSE) (, a growth-oriented international energy company, announced today that it struck oil on its first well on the Princess Concession in Belize. The first well is expected to be completed and put into production following review by the Belize Regulatory Officials MarketWire

Ceradyne, Inc. Receives Initial Enhanced Combat Helmet (ECH) Award
Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) has received the first of possibly two low rate initial production Enhanced Combat Helmet (ECH) orders. The initial release has a value of approximately $3 million. The full multi-year production order is expected by the end of the second quarter of calendar year 2012. The total for the initial orders plus full production is expected to exceed $170 million. MarketWire

Alon USA Improves Margins, Output Despite Setbacks in 2011, Sees Benefits From New Capacity on Horizon, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Alon USA Energy Incorporated (NYSE:ALJ) (Dallas, Texas), an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products focused on the southern and western portions of the U.S MarketWire

Emerging Threats Pro Named Network World Cyber Security Company to Watch for 2012
With the push to an increasingly digital corporate world, cyber security is essential to protecting sensitive data. Emerging Threats Pro ( is focused on developing the latest rules for Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), the backbone of security networks. MarketWire

Demand for Affordable Residential Properties Will Generate Growth in the Middle East Real Estate Market has announced the addition of the new report "Middle East Real Estate Market Outlook to 2013 - Surging Tenants' Bargaining Power," to their collection of Real Estate market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

DISH Network Closes DBSD and TerreStar Acquisitions
DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) has closed its acquisitions of the reorganized DBSD North America, Inc., and substantially all of the assets of TerreStar Networks, Inc. DISH has invested more than $3 billion to secure the licenses for this 40 MHz of nationwide 2 GHz wireless spectrum MarketWire

High-Speed Industrial Hoist Creates Infinite Lifting Solutions for Industrial Plants, WVSN Reports
Industrial facility owners, on a strict timetable for increased production and high quality precision products, are demanding increased flexibility from industrial hoist manufacturers. MarketWire

New York's Apple Becomes AM 970 The Answer
There is a new lineup, a new attitude, a new name and a new slogan for the Salem Communications' (NASDAQ: SALM) NewsTalk station in NYC effective today. Today the Apple becomes AM 970 The Answer MarketWire

3 Italia users to benefit from high-speed HSPA and LTE access

Sunshine Heart Provides FAQ Regarding Transmutation of CDIs to Common Stock
Sunshine Heart, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSH) (ASX: SHC) today announced that it has posted Frequently Asked Questions on its website to provide information on its dual listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market and the Australian Securities Exchange MarketWire

Next Alternative Bulks Up Emulsion-Fuel Production With Mobile Unit
Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (XETRA: N4H) is pleased to announce that the firm's first mobile unit used for Emulsion-Fuel production will hit the road this month. MarketWire

Aesthetic Arts Institute of Plastic Surgery Enrolling Patients in Study of New Tissue Expansion Method for Women Undergoing Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy
Aesthetic Arts Institute of Plastic Surgery is enrolling mastectomy patients into a clinical study designed to evaluate a new tissue expansion method for those who choose to undergo breast reconstruction MarketWire

The Irish in America Celebrating St. Patrick's Day
(Family Features) They came in the 1840s to escape the devastating potato famine. And they stayed to become part of the fabric of America. Today 36.9 million U.S. residents claim Irish ancestry, second only to those who claim German heritage, and more than eight times the population in Ireland, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2009 statistics. MarketWire

Barry Callebaut organizes CHOCOVISION for the first time - a conference for stakeholders from the cocoa, chocolate and retail industries
Barry Callebaut AG /Barry Callebaut organizes CHOCOVISION for the first time - a conference forstakeholders from the cocoa, chocolate and retail industries. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

Poynt Launches Restaurant Booking in France and Spain
Poynt Corporation (TSX VENTURE: PYN) (OTCQX: PNYTF) ("Poynt Corp." or the "Company") today announced the Company has integrated restaurant reservation services LaFourchette and ElTenedor into the restaurant section of the Poynt mobile local search and advertising platform, ("Poynt" or the "Platform") MarketWire

SDRL - Seadrill secures new contract for the jack-up rig West Callisto
Seadrill has signed a contract with SaudiAramco for employment of the jack-up rig West Callisto offshore SaudiArabia.The contract duration is a minimum of three years plus an option for a oneyearextension MarketWire

Verengo Solar Continues to Lead California in Residential Sales and Job Growth
Verengo Solar is once again the residential sales leader in California for the months of January and February, and is on track to become the leading residential solar company in California, the nation's largest solar market. Data released this week by the California Solar Initiative (CSI) shows Verengo is the state's leader in total sales for both January and February MarketWire

Anadarko Announces Successful Flow Test Offshore Mozambique
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced the results of its first flow test offshore Mozambique. The Barquentine-2 well flowed at an equipment-constrained rate of 90 to 100 million cubic feet per day (MMcf/d), with minimal pressure drawdown, providing confidence in well designs that are capable of 100 to 200 MMcf/d. MarketWire

Hold-Free Networks and Opus Research Add to the Conversation at 2012 SXSW Interactive
Hold-Free Networks, the leading provider of Web 2.0 Customer Service solutions, announced today at SXSW Interactive that it will publish a new report with Opus Research titled "The 10 Rules to Promote Conversational Commerce." MarketWire

ESquared Hospitality Contest Shows Every Customer Counts
ESquared Hospitality, an international restaurant and hospitality group that includes popular GO Burger and BLT restaurants, today announces two fun consumer contests. Owners Jimmy Haber and Keith Treyball were so gobsmacked when the final number of guests for 2011 were tallied that they decided to celebrate with two opportunities to win. MarketWire

AMD Collaborates With SOFTMAX for The War of Genesis IV: Spiral Genesis, One of the Most Popular Gaming Franchises in APAC
AMD Korea (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Korean game developer, SOFTMAX, to provide technical collaboration for its new game title, The War of Genesis IV: Spiral Genesis MarketWire

China Global Media, Inc. Announces US $2.5 Million Television Advertisement Agreement
China Global Media, Inc.'s (OTCBB: CGLO) affiliated operating company Changsha Zhongte Trade Advertising Co., Ltd has signed an advertisement agreement with Jiangxi Hezhong Guanghua International Media and Advertising Co., Ltd ("Hezhong Guanghua") MarketWire

North Bay Resources Inc. (NBRI) Issues Shareholder Update
North Bay Resources Inc. (OTCBB: NBRI) ("North Bay" or the "Company") announced today that the Company has filed its annual report for Fiscal Year 2011 on Form 10-K with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") MarketWire

Heineken N.V. successfully issues EUR 1.35 billion of Notes
Amsterdam, 12 March 2012 - Heineken N.V. today announced that it has successfully placed EUR 1.35 billion of Notes, consisting of 7-year Notes for a principal amount of EUR 850 million with a coupon of 2.5% and 12-year Notes for a principal amount of EUR 500 million with a coupon of 3.5% GlobeNewswire

Orion Corporation: Transfer of 87,763 own B-shares on 12 March 2012
Orion CorporationStock Exchange Release   12 March 2012   at 18.45 EET GlobeNewswire

GOGL - Information on charter contract for Golden Feng
Golden Ocean Group Limited ("Golden Ocean" or the "Company") advises that the Company today has been contacted by Sanko Steamship Co., Ltd. ("Sanko") where they ask Owners for deferred payments in relation to hire payments GlobeNewswire


Nestlé Chairman addresses World Water Forum as company launches water report
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé Chairman addresses World Water Forum as company launches water report. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Klövern's Annual Report 2011 and acquisition analysis of Dagon
Klövern AB's Annual Report 2011 in Swedish is now available for downloading from Klövern's website, The Annual Report includes an acquisition analysis of Dagon AB (publ).The printed version of the Annual Report in Swedish will be available from week 13 and can be ordered on Klövern's website GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Launches Academic Reputation Survey for 2012
Largest undertaking of its kind delivers more accurate representation of research institutions GlobeNewswire

Nobia: Notice of Annual General Meeting 2012

Itineris acquires Crimson Oak Consulting, and expands its presence on the North American utility market
Itineris - excellence in utilities - is delighted to announce its acquisition of Marietta (Georgia - USA) based Crimson Oak Consulting. For Itineris this acquisition heralds a new phase within the growth strategy of the company. About six months ago both Itineris' CEO Edgard Vermeersch and ParticipatieMaatschappij Vlaanderen (PMV) invested 4 GlobeNewswire

EDB ErgoGroup acquires Pragma companies for strong growth in Sørlandet
(Oslo, 12 March 2012) EDB ErgoGroup has agreed to buy the IT companies Pragma Drift AS in Kristiansand and Pragma AS in Kristiansand and Drammen. The Pragma companies have 47 employees in total, with turnover of around NOK 52 million for 2011. Through this acquisition, EDB ErgoGroup establishes a strong regional IT delivery environment for southern Norway, with a base in Kristiansand. GlobeNewswire

Alma Intermedia revises its strategy and plans to reorganise and rationalise its operations
Alma Media Corporation Press release March 12, 2012 at 15:00 GlobeNewswire

Mobistar : RTL and Mobistar join forces to launch Plug Mobile
Brussels, 12 March 2012 - The entire RTL universe on your mobile. That's what Mobistar and RTL Belgium are proposing to all fans of the channel Plug RTL, with a mobile offer designed just for them: Plug Mobile GlobeNewswire

Lubrizol Honors Lake County's Outstanding Science Teachers
Lubrizol Honors Lake County's Outstanding Science Teachers GlobeNewswire

Javier Tordable new CEO for Cinnober Financial Technology
Javier Tordable has been appointed as new CEO of the leading exchange technology provider Cinnober Financial Technology AB. Tordable has extensive experience in international capital markets, having worked with a number of exchanges and trading companies, including Deutsche Börse, Eurex and MTS (London Stock Exchange Group), during his 15-year+ international career. GlobeNewswire

Stonesoft 'Recommended' in NSS Labs' Next Generation Firewall Group Test
Stonesoft NGFW demonstrates excellent evasion and exploit protection, stability and price per protected Mbps GlobeNewswire

Outotec to acquire all shares in Numcore Ltd, an innovator of 3D-imaging measurement technology
OUTOTEC OYJ  PRESS RELEASE MARCH 12, 2012 AT 1.15 PM GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Mining Company Plc. Resolutions of Extraordinary General Meeting
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc12 March 2012 GlobeNewswire

Moody's places the ratings of Norwegian Savings Banks on review for possible downgrade
Moody's Investors Service has placed the issuer and long-term debt ratings of GlobeNewswire

NORDIC INVESTMENT BANK NIB in 2011: Increased lending in a volatile market
In 2011, the sovereign debt crisis deepened further, adversely affecting the confidence in the financial markets. Despite the growing volatility on a global scale, the Nordic-Baltic region posted a relatively stable economic performance. NIB continued to build its lending portfolio, resulting in a clear increase of new loan agreements. GlobeNewswire

Royal re-opening of Dannemora Iron Ore Mine
  The official re-opening of the Dannemora iron ore mine will take place on 13 June this year. King Carl XVI Gustaf will perform the official ceremony. GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE : Contract for Safe Astoria at Malampaya
Prosafe has received a Notice of Award for a minimum nine-month contract by Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. ('SPEX') using the Safe Astoria for accommodation support at the Malampaya Phase 3 Depletion Compression Project offshore Philippines. On site operations are planned to commence within Q2/Q3 2014. In addition, Prosafe has granted SPEX three additional one-month options GlobeNewswire

Elanders makes strategic acquisitions in Germany in e-commerce and web-to-business
Elanders has signed an agreement to acquire the German fotokasten GmbH ("fotokasten") and d|o|m Deutsche Online Medien GmbH ("d|o|m"). Through the acquisitions Elanders continues to expand internationally and gets access to the latest technology in e-commerce solutions and web-to-business GlobeNewswire

ÅF wins major contract with Skanska for New Karolinska Hospital
For further information: GlobeNewswire

Pursuant to the authorization to acquire own shares granted by the Annual General Meeting on 24 May 2011, Camposol Holding plc (the "Company") hereby offers to buy back own shares issued by Camposol Holding plc (the "Shares") at a price per Share of NOK 25 (the "Offer") GlobeNewswire

RNBs sales in February 2012
RNB's total sales in proprietary stores in February 2012 amounted to SEK 155.2 M, compared with SEK 157.7 M in the corresponding month a year earlier, which is an decrease of 1.6%. In local currencies the decrease was 1.8%. GlobeNewswire

Basware : Appointment in Basware Executive Team
Basware Corporation Stock Exchange release GlobeNewswire

Imtech acquires AE Arma-Elektropanç: strong position in Turkey, stepping stone to emerging markets
Gouda - Imtech N.V. (IM-AE, technical services provider in and outside Europe) announces the acquisition of the Turkish technical services provider AE Arma-Elektropanç. With around 1,200 employees, this rapidly growing company generates annual revenue of approximately 90 million euro GlobeNewswire

Ad-hoc Media release: German cartels office authorizes sale of IMA Automation Berlin
Feintool International Holding AG /Ad-hoc Media release: German cartels office authorizes sale of IMA Automation Berlin . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Basilea's U.S. phase III HANDEL study with investigational compound oral alitretinoin meets study endpoints
Basilea Pharmaceutica AG /Basilea's U.S. phase III HANDEL study with investigational compound oral alitretinoin meets study endpoints . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

BELIMO Holding AG: Solid profit despite adverse currency effects
BELIMO Holding AG /BELIMO Holding AG: Solid profit despite adverse currency effects. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Half Year Results - Period Ended 31 January 2012
ARYZTA AG /Half Year Results - Period Ended 31 January 2012. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Nutreco increases its shareholding in Brazilian joint venture to 97%
Nutreco announced today that it has signed an agreement to increase its shareholding in its Brazilian joint venture Nutreco Fri-Ribe from 51% to 97%. The joint venture was formed in November 2009. The increased shareholding provides Nutreco a good basis for building a strong position in one of the most important agriculture and aquaculture growth markets in the world GlobeNewswire

TiGenix : announcement FY 2011 results : correction of start time

Progress on buy-back programme Nutreco shares
Further to the share buy-back programme announced on 10 February 2012, Nutreco announces that during the period from 5 March 2012 until and including 9 March 2012, Nutreco purchased 113,770 of its shares at an average price of EUR 55.92 per share. The total number of shares repurchased under this programme to date is 434,213 common shares for a total consideration of EUR 24.2 million. GlobeNewswire

Ahold share buyback update
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, March 12, 2012 - Ahold has repurchased 2,708,207 Ahold common shares in the period from March 5, 2012 up to and including March 9, 2012. The shares were repurchased at an average price of € 10.0502 per share for a total consideration of € 27.22 million GlobeNewswire

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