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Air India employees withdraw indefinite strike threat
Employees of India's ailing national carrier, Air India, on Friday called off their proposed threat to go on an indefinite strike from Monday (April 2) after the management promised to clear their salaries and other dues by June this year. ANI

Apple's Chinese staff work for over 60 hours per week: Report
Chinese workers who assemble iPhones and iPads often work for over 60 hours per week and sometimes work for a week straight, according to an independent labour audit of Apple factories in that country. ANI

'Struggling' BlackBerry maker Research in Motion to focus on business customers
Struggling BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) has said it will cede most consumer markets and focus on business customers after its revenue fell by 25 percent. ANI

India, Bangladesh extend protocol to liberalise trade
Commerce Secretaries of India and Bangladesh - Rahul Khullar and Mohammad Ghulam Hussain respectively extend the countries' bilateral trade treaty by three years. ANI

Dr. Waldo Perez, CEO of Lithium Americas Corp (TSX:LAC) is interviewed on Midas Letter Money
Dr. Waldo Perez, CEO of Lithium Americas Corp (TSX:LAC) is interviewed by James West, host of Midas Letter Money on the Reuters Insider network. In the interview, Dr ACN Newswire

Pasona Group and Mitsubishi Corporation to Form an Outsourcing-Service Joint Venture
Pasona Group Inc., Mitsubishi Corporation and Bewith, Inc. (100% owned by MC) have agreed that the Pasona Group will take over a 60% equity interest in Bewith from MC. As a result of this transaction, the Pasona Group and MC will start jointly managing Bewith from May 2012 ACN Newswire

Panasonic Software Development Process Certified for ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety Standard
Panasonic Corporation has announced that its software development processes have been certified for ISO 26262[1], a functional safety[2] standard for road vehicles, by TUV SUD in Germany, a third-party certification authority ACN Newswire

A*STAR Scientists Discover Key Component in the Mother's Egg Critical for Survival of Newly Formed Embryo
An international team led by scientists at A*STAR's Institute of Medical Biology (IMB) discovered that a protein called TRIM28, normally present in the mother's egg, is essential right after fertilisation[1] to preserve certain chemical modificationsor 'epigenetic marks' on a specific set of genes ACN Newswire

New Director for MHI's Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum
Effective April 1, the Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum will be headed by a new director: Hiroshi Yanagi. Yanagi is currently on the staff of the Corporate Communication Department in the Presidential Administration Office of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI).Yanagi joined MHI in April 1993 ACN Newswire

Mixing It Up!
The RIPE-WSA Cocktail Challenge has gotten all mixed up, though not in the way you might think.The Mix it up! cocktail session, held just three weeks before the RIPE-WSA Cocktail Challenge, brought together several award-winning bartenders, including last year's Cocktail Challenge top winner, Ms. Georgina Ong ACN Newswire

Ride Hong Kong Tramways Free with JCB!
JCB International (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of global payment brand JCB, is pleased to announce that starting 1 April JCB cardmembers visiting Hong Kong can enjoy riding the tram for free. Hong Kong Tramways routes link the north coast of Hong Kong island from Kennedy Town to Shau Kei Wan, providing convenient transportation to city dwellers as well as visitors to the city ACN Newswire

Metallurgical Corporation of China Announcement of 2011 Annual Results
Metallurgical Corporation of China Ltd. ("MCC" or the "Company", HKSE: 1618) published its 2011 annual results announcement, which sets out that newly-signed contract value of the Company amounted to RMB227.9 billion, a year-on-year increase of 4.3%;operating revenue of the Company amounted to RMB229.7 billion, a year-on-year increase of 11.3% ACN Newswire

IMAGI Announces 2011 Final Results
IMAGI International Holdings Limited ("IMAGI" and together with its subsidiaries, "the Group"; HKSE:0585) today reported its final results for nine months ended 31 December 2011 ACN Newswire

O-I Announces First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast
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iSign Media Solutions (TSXV:ISD) is the Subject of a StockPotentials Report by eResearch Corp - Video Summary of Report Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, March 29, 2012 - Toronto based eResearch has issued a StockPotentials report on iSign Media Solutions (TSXV:ISD). StockPotential reports cover smaller companies that have little or no following on the Street, that eResearch believes would be primarily of interest to retail has produced a ""video news alert"" based on this report ACN Newswire

Vantage Drilling Announces Expiration of Consent Solicitation and Receipt of Requisite Consents
Vantage Drilling Company (the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited (the "Issuer") had received, as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on March 30, 2012 (the "Expiration Date"), validly delivered consents from holders of approximately 99 MarketWire

Ram Power Announces 2011 Year End Results
Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram Power" or the "Company"), today reported its financial and operating results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011. This earnings release should be read in conjunction with Ram Power's consolidated financial statements, MD&A and Annual Information Form, which are available on the Company's website at www.ram-power MarketWire

OCBC'S Lucy Dunn Appointed to State Transportation Commission
Governor Jerry Brown announced yesterday that he has appointed Orange County Business Council (OCBC) President and CEO Lucy Dunn to serve a four year term on the California Transportation Commission (CTC), subject to confirmation by the State Senate. This will be her second term, having been appointed by the previous administration in 2008. Ms MarketWire

AVI BioPharma Announces Conference Call and Webcast on Monday, April 2, 2012, to Discuss Top-Line Data Results From the Phase IIb DMD Study
AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, today announced it will hold a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT (5:00 a.m. PDT) on Monday, April 2, 2012 to discuss top-line results from its Phase IIb study evaluating eteplirsen for the treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). MarketWire Expands Horizons With Vice President of Elvis Impersonators, Executive Sunscreen Applicator and More Ingenious Corporate Positions
Tweet it: . @VEGAScom seeking to hire vice president of Elvis impersonators this April Fool's Day. For more information, visit announces the creation of six new positions at the travel website, as part of a recently launched expansion of the company that will take shape beginning on April Fool's Day, Sunday, April 1 MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power Executive, David Cade, Exclusive Interview on Stock Traders Talk Radio
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW) (the "Company") will be a featured guest in an exclusive live interview Sunday at 7pm EDT. MarketWire

Scribe Online Selected as SIIA CODiE Award Finalist in the Best Integration Solution and Best Cloud Application/Service Categories
Scribe, the leader in CRM data integration, announced that Scribe Online was selected as a finalist in the Software and Information Industry Association's (SIIA) 27th Annual CODiE Awards program in both the Best Integration Solution and Best Cloud Application/Service categories. MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Discovery Tour April 5th in Houston, Texas to Demonstrate CADWorx(R) Plant Professional 2013, the Next Generation of CADWorx
Intergraph has scheduled a Discovery Tour event on April 5, 2012 in Houston, Texas, USA that will feature the next generation of CADWorx Plant Professional, release 2013. During the event, participants will see how CADWorx Plant Professional 2013 improves project coordination and increases performance and productivity in plant design and engineering MarketWire

Empire Post Media, Inc. Address Stock Volume and Price Activity
Empire Post Media, Inc. (OTCQB: EMPM) (OTCBB: EMPM) announces that it has initiated a review, through its outside counsel, in connection with the high volume of trading and price rise in its common shares on the OTC Bulletin Board MarketWire

PROAMERICA BANK Fourth Quarter 2011 Results Reflect Strong Capitalization and Growth
ProAmérica Bank (OTCQB: PMRA) (PINKSHEETS: PMRA) today reported results of operations for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011. Highlights include: MarketWire

Barona Resort & Casino Celebrates Sunday Fun Day With Weekly Rapid Fire Giveaways
Barona Resort & Casino is taking "Sunday Fun Day" to a whole new level. Each Sunday during April -- 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 -- Barona will hold Weekly Rapid Fire Giveaways and 33 guests will win cash prizes each day. MarketWire

Win More During $3 Million Fortune's Treasures Giveaway at Red Hawk Casino
The $3 Million Fortune's Treasures Giveaway at Red Hawk Casino kicks off Monday, April 2. Red Hawk Rewards Club members can play daily and win instantly. A lucky Club Member could drive home a 2012 Lexus IS Convertible every Friday and Club Members can also collect their kiosk letters and win up to $5,000 MarketWire

Royal Bancshares of Pennsylvania, Inc. Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2011
Royal Bancshares of Pennsylvania, Inc. ("Royal") (NASDAQ: RBPAA) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011, reflecting a continuation of the trend of narrowing losses and steady progress towards returning the company to sustained profitability. MarketWire

Excel Maritime Announces Availability of 2011 Annual Report on Form 20-F
Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd. (NYSE: EXM), an owner and operator of dry bulk carriers and an international provider of worldwide seaborne transportation services for dry bulk cargoes, announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. MarketWire

Jacobs Entertainment, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results for 2011
Jacobs Entertainment, Inc. ("JEI"), an owner and operator of multiple gaming properties, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Stewardship Financial Corporation Announces Earnings for the Year Ended December 31, 2011
Stewardship Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: SSFN), parent of Atlantic Stewardship Bank, announced net income for the year ended December 31, 2011 of $684,000 compared to $1,233,000 for the year ended December 31, 2010. For the three months ended December 31, 2011, the Corporation reported a net loss of $962,000 compared to net income of $1,087,000 for the corresponding three month period in 2010 MarketWire

SCI Engineered Materials, Inc. Files Extension Concerning 2011 Form 10-K
SCI Engineered Materials, Inc. (OTCBB: SCIA) develops and commercializes technologies and also manufactures ceramics and metals for advanced applications in the physical vapor deposition industry, today filed Form 12b-25 concerning its inability to timely file all or any required portion of its 2011 Annual Report on Form 10-K ("Form 10-K") with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") MarketWire

Willbros Announces Conference Call Schedule for Fourth Quarter and 2011 Update
Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announces plans to hold a conference call to discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2011 operating performance. The Company intends to provide an update on unaudited preliminary financial information on its operations, recent developments, outlook and 10-K filing status in a press release before the market opens on Monday, April 2, 2012 MarketWire

China Armco Metals Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of 2011
China Armco Metals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CNAM) ("China Armco" or "the Company"), a distributor of imported metal ore and metal recycler, today announced its financial results for its fourth quarter and for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Denihan Hospitality Group Names Dani Elhachem Vice President, Operations
Denihan Hospitality Group, a full-service hotel management and development company that owns and operates boutique hotels in major urban markets in the U.S., today announced that Dani Elhachem has been promoted to vice president, operations, effective immediately. MarketWire

Tenaris Files Annual Report 2011 and Convenes General Meetings of Shareholders
Tenaris S.A. (NYSE: TS) (BAE: TS) (BVM: TS) (MILAN: TEN), filed today with its securities regulators its annual report for the year ended December 31, 2011. Tenaris also published the convening notice to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders that will be held at Tenaris's registered office located at 29, avenue de la Porte-Neuve, 3rd Floor, L-2227 Luxembourg on May 2, 2012, at 11:00 a.m MarketWire

Top eCommerce Merchants Have Spoken: 41st Parameter's Patented SafeSession(TM) Technology Receives 2012 METAward
41st Parameter®, the global leader in device recognition and comprehensive online fraud protection, is pleased to announce that its patented SafeSession technology -- a core element of the company's FraudNet platform -- has received the Merchant Risk Council's (MRC) 2012 MRC Emerging Technology Award (METAward). The award capped a successful MRC for 41st Parameter. MarketWire

Merisel, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
Merisel, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MSEL), a leading provider of visual communications and brand imaging solutions to the consumer products, retail, advertising and entertainment industries, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Waste Connections Announces Dates for First Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Upcoming Investor Presentations
Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) announced that it will report financial results for the first quarter of 2012 after the close of the stock market on April 25, 2012. The Company will be hosting an investor conference call related to this release on April 26th at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time. MarketWire

China Auto Logistics 2011 Revenues Climbed 75% Over Prior Year Primarily on Strength of Imported Luxury Auto Sales and Continued Growth in Auto-Related Services
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VirTra Systems to Replace Controller
VirTra Systems (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), a leading provider of firearms training simulation systems to military, law enforcement agencies and other organizations, today announced that the Company and its Controller, Jeff Lliteras, have mutually agreed to part ways. VirTra's management has accepted Mr. Lliteras' resignation and he will be leaving the Company in mid-April MarketWire

Evolving Systems Announces Non-Cash Accounting Adjustments to 2011 Financial Results Involving Corrections in Valuation Allowance for Income Taxes; Reported Cash, Revenue and EBITDA Results Unaffected
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GRNE Signs 7 Year Lease for New Aveda(TM) Retail Center at City Creek Center in Downtown Salt Lake City
Green Endeavors, Inc. (OTCQB: GRNE) (PINKSHEETS: GRNE), a majority owned subsidiary of Nexia Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NXHD), announced that its newly formed subsidiary Landis Experience Center, LLC (LEC) has fully executed a lease with The Taubman Company for a term of 7 years. MarketWire

New Ventura County Lodging Association Launches Marketing Campaign
Fifty-eight hotels, motels, inns and RV campsites in Camarillo, Oxnard and Ventura have formed the Ventura County Lodging Association (VCLA) to attract overnight leisure and business visitors to the area MarketWire

Andes Gold Corp. Releases Financial Statements, Reports Increased Revenues for 2011
Andes Gold Corp. (PINKSHEETS: AGCZ), a gold mining company with existing operations in Ecuador, today released its financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2011. The report was filed and is available on Pink Sheets. MarketWire

Great American Group(R)* Announces Improved Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results
Great American Group, Inc. (OTCBB: GAMR) ("Great American Group" or the "Company"), a leading provider of asset disposition, valuation and appraisal services, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Pioneer Reports 2011 Results, Issues Revenue and Earnings Guidance for 2012
Pioneer Power Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: PPSI) ("Pioneer" or the "Company"), a manufacturer of specialty electrical equipment for applications in the utility, industrial and commercial segments of the electrical transmission and distribution industry, announced its results for the year ended December 31, 2011 and provided revenue and earnings guidance for the year ending December 31, 2012. MarketWire

Lattice Schedules Conference Call Covering 2012 Financial Results
Lattice Incorporated (OTCBB: LTTC), a provider of call management and secure technology solutions to key government agencies and enterprise customers, announced today the company will hold a conference call covering financial results for the year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Fortegra Appoints Arun Maheshwari to Board of Directors
Fortegra Financial Corporation (NYSE: FRF) today announced that the company has appointed Dr. Arun Maheshwari as an independent director to serve on its Board of Directors. MarketWire

TechAmerica Testifies Before Congress on Technology Roadmap
TechAmerica board member and TeleCommunication Systems Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tom Brandt testified on March 27th before the House Science, Space and Technology Committee's Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation, urging Congress to enhance U.S MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: SchoolReach Executives Available to Discuss Its New Anonymous CyberBully Hotline Program as Release of "Bully" Movie Opens in Theaters
With today's release of the documentary movie, "Bully," executives from the CyberBully Hotline, a service of SchoolReach, are available to discuss the newest solution school administrators are turning to, to help students combat bullying behavior. MarketWire

Mega Millions Jackpot Increased to $640 Million; Largest Jackpot in World History Continues to Grow
The Mega Millions jackpot has been increased $100 million since yesterday, from $540 million to an estimated $640 million for the draw tonight, Friday, March 30. The jackpots are established based on a forecast of ticket sales. In this case, the ticket sales have outpaced the forecast, resulting in the increase of the estimated jackpot amount. MarketWire

Supertel Hospitality Reports 2011 Fourth Quarter, Full-Year Results
Supertel Hospitality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPPR), a real estate investment trust (REIT) which currently owns 98 hotels in 23 states, today announced its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Rural/Metro Demonstrates Commitment to Clinical Excellence in National Study of Pre-Hospital Treatment for Patients Experiencing Heart Attack Symptoms
Rural/Metro Corporation's commitment to clinical excellence in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) was demonstrated this week with the release of a national study supporting the administration of glucose-insulin-potassium ("GIK") solution to patients experiencing heart attack-related symptoms. MarketWire

Eileen Koch & Company Client Malla Fitness Brings Body Pole to Venice
Malla Fitness ( hits the beaches of Venice for the Malla Beach Party this Saturday, March 31st. The event will showcase their revolutionary fitness program, and the innovative Body Pole -- a workout routine based off the traditional Indian sport of Mallakhamb MarketWire

UPDATE: Touring Retro in Eastern Connecticut's Mystic Country Region
To some, retro is a hot trend, to others, it's the way things used to be. Whatever the take, visitors to the Mystic Country, Connecticut region can taste from a bygone era. MarketWire VORE Roughrider Truck Finishes Second in Class at 2012 Mint 400, the online travel company specializing in amazing Las Vegas vacation and activity experiences, teamed up with travel partner VORE (Vegas Off-Road Experience) to place a truck in the 2012 Mint 400. MarketWire

CommerceTel Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2011 Revenues of $0.98 Million, a 415% Increase Over 2010; Files Extension for 2011 Form 10-K Filing
CommerceTel Corporation (OTCBB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary mobile marketing technologies and solutions, today announced that it filed Form 12b-25 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 30, 2012 to extend the filing of the Company's Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011. Management expects to file its 2011 Form 10-K within the 14-day grace period MarketWire

Bosch and hhgregg Introduce New Exclusive Dishwasher Model
Bosch home appliances and specialty retailer hhgregg are proud to introduce an exclusive new dishwasher to the hhgregg Bosch dishwasher lineup. Available now, this exclusive model, SHX43RH5UC, is the quietest model in its price class and is the most water- and energy-efficient, providing quality and powerful performance at an affordable price. MarketWire

NorthStar Ford Group Donates $75,000 to Family Crisis Society in Fort McMurray
NorthStar Ford Group of Fort McMurray will be presenting a $75,000 cheque over a three year period to Fort McMurray Family Crisis Society in support of the Stop the Hurting, Start the Healing campaign. MarketWire

The Barn at 17 Antiques Now Available on 1stdibs
The Barn at 17 Antiques, greater Boston area's largest antique showroom, is pleased to announce they are now available on 1stdibs -- one of the most popular online marketplaces for art, accessories and antiques with sellers that offer "the most beautiful things on earth." MarketWire

Lustre 2.2 Released
Whamcloud, a venture-backed company formed from a worldwide network of high-performance computing (HPC) storage industry veterans, today announced the release of Lustre 2.2. This release is the first Whamcloud release partially funded by financial support from OpenSFS -- the North American Lustre community group. Features include performance, recovery and parallelization improvements. MarketWire

China Carbon Graphite Reports Higher Revenues, Net Income and Fully Diluted EPS for the Year 2011
China Carbon Graphite Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CHGI) ("China Carbon" or the "Company"), the largest wholesale supplier of fine-grain and high-purity graphite in China and one of the nation's top manufacturers of carbon and graphite products, today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Cloudera Selected by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand Top 100 Winner
Cloudera, the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based software, services and training, today announced that AlwaysOn named the company as an OnDemand Top 100 winner for 2012. Inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies leadership amongst peers and recognizes game-changing approaches and technologies likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players MarketWire

New World Gold Reports Record Revenue and Profits for 2011
New World Gold Corp (PINKSHEETS: NWGC), a gold mining company with existing operations in Ecuador and Peru, today released its financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2011. The report was filed and is available on the Pink Sheets. MarketWire

ACWA Committee Discusses H.R. 1837
The Federal Affairs Committee of the statewide Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) voted today to maintain a "watch" position on H.R. 1837 and form a work group to develop constructive ideas for addressing Endangered Species Act implementation issues. MarketWire

IceWEB Named Datacentre Storage Hardware Product of the Year Finalist in 2012 Data Centre Solutions Awards
IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage systems for cloud and virtual environments, announced that its Unified Storage Systems have been chosen as a Finalist in the Storage Hardware Product of the Year category in the 2012 Data Centre Solutions Awards. MarketWire

Salem Communications Schedules Annual Meeting
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and conservative opinion radio content, today announced that it has scheduled its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Friday, June 22, 2012, at 9:30 a.m MarketWire

Leader in Sustainable Engineering Continues to Raise the Bar on Internal Environmental Performance
CH2M HILL (, a global full-service consulting, design, construction, and operations firm, recognized as a leader in sustainability, has improved its internal environmental management systems for the seventh consecutive year. MarketWire

Arizona Pest Patrol Adds Humane Snake and Reptile Removal to Its Services
Arizona Pest Patrol is now licensed with the Arizona Game and Fish Department to humanely remove snakes and reptiles from residences and businesses in the Valley MarketWire

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

AdCare Health Systems Closes $4.1 Million Public Offering of Common Stock
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK) announced today that it completed its previously announced firm commitment underwritten offering of 1,100,000 shares of AdCare's common stock at a price per share to the public of $3.75, for an aggregate offering amount of approximately $4.1 million MarketWire

Pacific Stock Transfer Company Launches New Help Desk to Assist Clients With DTC
Pacific Stock Transfer Company today launched a new help desk to assist clients with Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTC) and FINRA issues. MarketWire

IndoorDoctor Recommends Radon Testing Every Two Years
Radon is a colorless and odorless gas that can have very serious health effects. According to the Surgeon General, radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer within the US. Radon levels fluctuate throughout the year, but often go undetected by homeowners, sometimes placing residents at risk without any detectable air quality changes MarketWire

Tickets to See Albert Pujols' Debut With LA Angels Available at
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim's season opener arrives April 6 -- a day long-awaited since the team signed marquee free agents Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson in the offseason. Fans can now find Angels tickets for the Opening Day game against the Kansas City Royals starting at just $33 at MarketWire

Toyota Grand Prix Charity Ball Kick Starts Race Week in Long Beach
Kicking off this year's Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach the Grand Prix Foundation of Long Beach will once again host the Toyota Grand Prix Charity Ball evening gala on Friday, April 13 at 6:00 p.m. at the Westin Long Beach. MarketWire

Kauffman Unveils Enhanced 'Growthology' Blog With Sketchbook Video Featuring Renowned Blogger Tyler Cowen
The Kauffman Foundation revealed enhancements to its blog, to a room full of the nation's top economics bloggers today at the Foundation's fourth annual Economics Bloggers Forum in Kansas City, Mo., with the presentation of its latest "Sketchbook" video featuring renowned blogger, Tyler Cowen. MarketWire

Library Services Save the Day (and Night) at Rio Salado Community College
Starting a research assignment can be intimidating. Formulating search strategies and finding relevant, reliable sources for a paper or other project can seem overwhelming to students who have never done it before. MarketWire

MegaFood Launches Certified Vegan Collection of Whole Food Supplements
As the vegan lifestyle becomes more mainstream, the need for specific plant-based supplementation is becoming increasingly important to help fill nutritional gaps in the diet. Premium whole food dietary supplement brand, MegaFood, will launch its collection of certified vegan dietary supplements this spring (April 16), which was inspired by personal requests from loyal customers MarketWire

Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. Declares Dividend
Thomas W. Schneider, President/CEO of Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc., the mid-tier holding company of Pathfinder Bank (NASDAQ: PBHC) (listing: PathBcp), has announced that the Company has declared a cash dividend of $.03 per share on the Company's common stock relating to the fiscal quarter ending March 31, 2012 MarketWire

Long Term Care Industry Grew 5.5% in Past Five Years: Kalorama
The long term care industry, including nursing homes, assisted living, home care and hospice care showed 5.5% revenue growth between 2006 and 2011 and reached $259 billion, according to Kalorama Information. The healthcare market research publisher notes this is a healthy growth rate that reflects positive demographics as well as industry performance MarketWire

LifeSci Advisors Initiates Coverage of Del Mar Pharmaceuticals
LifeSci Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of investment research and investor relations services in the life sciences sector, today announced that it has initiated coverage of Del Mar Pharmaceuticals (private), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing cancer therapeutics for orphan indications MarketWire

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American Energy Group, Ltd. Prevails in Pakistan Court Against Hycarbex
The American Energy Group, Ltd. (OTCQB: AEGG) (PINKSHEETS: AEGG) announced today that it has been successful in obtaining an order from the Islamabad High Court granting the relief sought by American Energy in the civil legal proceedings initiated in December 2011, against Hycarbex and its parent company, Hycarbex Asia Pte MarketWire

Cadus Reports 2011 Results
Cadus Corporation (OTCBB: KDUS) announced today financial results for the full year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Longhai Steel Inc. Announces 2011 Sales Revenue of $608 Million, a 28% Increase
Longhai Steel Inc. ("Longhai") (OTCBB: LGHS), a producer of high-quality steel wire products in the People's Republic of China, today announced financial results for the year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

G&G Outfitters, Inc. Names Robert W. Crowe, Jr. as President of Licensed Sports Group
G&G Outfitters, Inc. announced it has named Robert W. Crowe, Jr. as the President of its Licensed Sports Group division MarketWire

Solos Endoscopy Reduces Net Loss by More Than $688,000
Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SNDY) is pleased to announce that the Company has posted its Year End Financial Statements for Period Ending December 31, 2011 on OTC Markets ( In 2011, Solos Endoscopy consummated agreements, which resulted in the forgiveness of $457,471 in debt for the Company MarketWire

700+ Winning Trades and 26 Losses for "Stock Alerts" Over Past Nine Years
With numerous blogs and stock picking services on the web, it's not easy finding top-notch trading ideas. More than likely, a service with a long, proven history of success would be a key criteria. fits the bill. Since 1998, has helped investors navigate the ups and downs with an extremely impressive track record MarketWire

Garden State GreenFest Was a Great Success
Ken Glynn, President and CEO of GreenSmart Stores and Kenergy Scientific, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: KNSC), announced today that the GreenSmart Store triple booth at the Kean University-hosted Garden State GreenFest was very successful. "Thousands of green-minded attendees visited the GreenSmart Store presentation and many purchased our unique products," Ken said MarketWire

Zeiger Industries Showcases Easy-Conversion LSR Molding Unit
Zeiger Industries will demonstrate its LSR molding Plug-n-Play Conversion Kit at NPE 2012 with a quiche pan injection molding operation running in its booth throughout the April 2-5 show in Orlando, Fla. MarketWire

Inpatient Medical Associates to Showcase Personalized Recruiting Application and Scribe Program at HM12 in San Diego
Inpatient Medical Associates (, a provider of hospitalist services, will debut its personalized iPad-based recruiting application at the Society of Hospital Medicine's annual meeting HM12, April 1-4, 2012, at the San Diego Convention Center. The medical group will also showcase its innovative approach in using scribes to support hospitalists' quality of practice. MarketWire

Guanwei Recycling 2011 Net Income Rose 29% on Record Revenues Up 34% Year Over Year
Guanwei Recycling Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: GPRC), China's leading clean tech manufacturer of recycled low density polyethylene (LDPE), today reported record sales and profits in 2011. Continuing strong domestic demand for the high quality, competitively priced recycled plastic manufactured at its zero discharge facility, also is expected to produce another year of record growth in 2012. MarketWire

CommerceTel Powers Innovative Movie Promotion for Relativity Media's Family Comedy Mirror Mirror at Claire's Stores Nationwide
CommerceTel Corporation (OTCBB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary mobile marketing technologies and solutions, announced today that Relativity Media has selected CommerceTel's patented mobile marketing technology to power an innovative mobile marketing campaign, at specialty retailer Claire's® Stores, for its upcoming motion picture event for the whole family, Mirror Mirror MarketWire

Kid Brands, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
Kid Brands, Inc. (NYSE: KID) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011 ("Q4 2011" and "FY 2011," respectively). MarketWire

Bradford Networks and Connector Systems Sign Distribution Agreement for Australia/New Zealand Region
Bradford Networks, the best choice to enable secure network access for corporate-issued and personal mobile devices, and value-added distributor (VAD) Connector Systems, today announced a distribution agreement for the New Zealand and Australia regions. Under this agreement, Connector Systems will fulfill demand for Bradford's network access control (NAC) solution, Network Sentry. MarketWire

Salem Web Network Wins Best Use of Social Media Award
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and conservative opinion content, has been recognized by the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) association with the distinguished award of Best Use of Social Media MarketWire

Today in America with Terry Bradshaw to Feature Evans Cooling Systems
The Producers of Today in America with Terry Bradshaw are pleased to announce that Evans Cooling Systems will be featured in an upcoming segment on topics, trends, and issues related to "Innovative Sustainable Solutions" as part of the show's "Environmental Impact" series. MarketWire

IceWEB Announces Partnership With Cloud Front Group to Provide Turnkey Big Data Analytics Solution to Federal DoD, Homeland Security and Intelligence Agencies
IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB),, a leading provider of unified data storage appliances for cloud and virtual environments, today announced a partnership with Cloud Front Group Inc., providers of leading analytical technology delivered in the cloud to transform decision making in DoD, Homeland Security and Intelligence related agencies. MarketWire

Brighter Futures for Beautiful Minds Launches Wonkido Animated Series for Kids
Tricia Sulpizio Estrada, founder of Brighter Futures for Beautiful Minds (BFBM), announces the launch of Wonkidos Animated Series for Kids. The Wonkido videos and interactive eBook applications teach social and developmental skills to children MarketWire

Cisco Applauds Canadian Federal Budget Support for Greater Use of Telepresence Technology
As a company focused on positively impacting innovation and productivity, Cisco Canada applauds the Government of Canada for leading by example in utilizing technology to increase productivity. MarketWire

Aruze Gaming America Engages NIGA Attendees With Fun New Products
Aruze Gaming America (AGA) continues to demonstrate that "We've Got It All" by showcasing exciting new products at the 2012 NIGA show in San Diego. As a leading provider of gaming entertainment, Aruze Gaming once again has a notable presence with its innovative technology "designed to engage players, all in the name of fun®." MarketWire

FEMSA Presents 2011 Financial Information Under IFRS
Fomento Económico Mexicano, S.A.B. de C.V. ("FEMSA" or "the Company") (NYSE: FMX) (BMV: FEMSAUDB) today presented its 2011 quarterly and full year financial information under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) MarketWire

Energy Sector Leads Long-Term Bailout to Save U.S. Economy
The energy industry will lead the bailout of the U.S. economy, thanks to increased production of unconventional, cleaner fuels, improving drilling technology and techniques and lower natural gas prices, according to panelists at BoyarMiller's "Perspectives on the Energy Industry" forum MarketWire

Premier Metro Fiber and Bandwidth Provider Selects 6connect to Reduce IP Database Errors and Increase Network Security
Network automation pioneer 6connect, announced today that Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier metro fiber and bandwidth service provider in the Northeast, has selected the 6connect Internet Protocol Address Management (IPAM) and DNS Management platform to simplify operations, increase security and support network efficiency MarketWire

Amended: Noble Mineral Exploration Announces the Confirmation of an Extensive Mineralized Nickel Deposit at Kingsmill
Noble Mineral Exploration Inc. (the "Company," "Noble" or "NOB") (TSX VENTURE: NOB) (FRANKFURT: NB7) (PINKSHEETS: NLPXF) is pleased to announce that it has completed 12 diamond drill holes totalling 4922.2m for the initial evaluation of the Kingsmill Nickel anomaly. MarketWire

Sage ERP and CRM Systems Named Champions by Info-Tech Research Group in Vendor Landscape Evaluations
Sage North America today announced Sage ERP X3, Sage SalesLogix and Sage CRM have been listed as Champions by Info-Tech Research Group in the firm's Mid-Market ERP, Large Enterprise CRM and Small Enterprise CRM vendor evaluations respectively MarketWire

Harte-Hanks to Bring Olympic Gold to Its Marketing Forum 2012: Remix, Rethink, Reinvent
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS), a worldwide direct and targeted marketing company, today announced that Apolo Ohno -- the most decorated Olympics Winter Games athlete in U.S MarketWire

Flow Society Lacrosse Brand Heads North to Canada Signs Exclusive Distributorship Agreement
Big Idea Brands, LLC announced today that it has licensed its Flow Society Lacrosse Brand to MJM Brands Ltd of Quebec Canada to be the exclusive distributor of Flow Society products in Canada. MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Trillium Software's Michele Goetz to Discuss Analytic Accuracy in a Big Data World at Gartner BI Summit
Trillium Software®, a business of Harte-Hanks®, Inc. (NYSE: HHS), and leading provider of Total Data Quality™ solutions, announced today that Michele Goetz, Trillium Software vice president of product marketing, has been invited to present the topic "Analytic Accuracy in a Big Data World" at the annual Gartner Business Intelligence Summit in Los Angeles MarketWire

Cross-Screen Video Campaign Solution Provider Mixpo Partners With FreeWheel to Power In-App Advertising for Online Publishers and Content Providers
With the aim of helping content owners to further scale monetization of their apps and second screen experiences, "smart" cross-screen video ad campaign enabler Mixpo announced today that it has completed MRAID (Mobile Rich Media Ad Interface Definitions) certification with FreeWheel, the video technology company serving enterprise-class entertainment companies MarketWire

Wireless Age Announces Outstanding Test Results
John G. Simmonds, Chairman and CEO of Wireless Age Communications Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WLSA), operating as Vertility Technology Corporation ( today announced that test results on the CR40 Crumb Products are outstanding and can be viewed on our website. MarketWire

Bio-AMD, Inc.; Annual Results, Summary & Outlook
Bio-AMD, Inc. ("Bio-AMD", "We" or the "Company") (OTCBB: BIAD) (OTCQB: BIAD) today provides an outlook for 2012 to accompany its 10K for the year ended 31 December, 2011 filed on March 29, 2012. MarketWire

NutraCea Hosts 2011 Year End Financial Results Conference Call on Thursday, April 5th at 1 p.m. Eastern
NutraCea (OTCQB: NTRZ) (PINKSHEETS: NTRZ), a global leader in the production and marketing of value added products derived from rice bran, today announced that W MarketWire

Data From AVI BioPharma's Infectious Disease Programs to Be Presented at the 22nd European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, today announced the presentation of data from the Company's infectious disease programs at the 22nd Annual European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) taking place in London, United Kingdom from March 31 to April 3 MarketWire

Elephant Talk Communications Appoints Michael Hagens as New Vice President of Sales
Elephant Talk Communications, Corp. (NYSE Amex: ETAK) (, an international provider of business software and services to the telecommunications and financial services industries, today announced the hiring of Mr. Michael R. Hagens as the company's new Vice President of Sales. He will report directly to Mr MarketWire

Applied DNA Sciences' smartDNA System Approved for Forensic Use by Swedish National Police Board
Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCBB: APDN), a provider of DNA-based security solutions, announced that its botanical, smartDNA™ anti-theft system, successfully deployed by Stockholm county police in 2011, is now officially approved by the Swedish National Police Board to be used by law enforcement in all counties in Sweden beginning June 2012 MarketWire

Kandi Technologies Reports 2011 Financial Results
Kandi Technologies, Corp. (the 'Company' or 'Kandi') (NASDAQ: KNDI), a leading Chinese manufacturer and developer of pure electric vehicles (EVs) and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), reported today its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ending December 31, 2011. MarketWire

3 Chances to Win New iPad for Medical and Dental Practices
Medical and dental marketing agency Rosemont Media has announced an iPad contest, open to all aesthetic healthcare practices. Over a three month period, the firm will raffle off three iPads to doctors and staff at plastic surgery, cosmetic dentistry, bariatric surgery, and ophthalmology offices, among others MarketWire

Deep Well's Canadian Subsidiaries Assigned 2P and 3P Reserves for Pilot Project, Contingent Resources for Majority of Reservoir
Deep Well Oil & Gas, Inc. (and its subsidiaries - "Deep Well" or "Company") (OTCQB: DWOG) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned Canadian subsidiaries are in possession of a duly signed and certified reserves report from an independent third party, commissioned as part of due diligence required and requested by potential financiers. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. Announces Delivery of One Newbuild Kamsarmax Vessel
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings") (NYSE: NM), a large, global, vertically integrated seaborne shipping and logistics company, announced that the Navios Centaurus, a new building Kamsarmax vessel of 81,472 dwt, was delivered today from a South Korean shipyard to Navios Holdings' owned fleet. MarketWire

Symantec Completes Sale of Huawei Symantec Joint Venture to Huawei
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced it has completed the sale of Symantec's 49 percent stake in Huawei Symantec Technologies Co., Ltd. (Huawei Symantec) to Huawei for USD $530 million. The completion of the sale liquidates Symantec's ownership interest in the joint venture and gives Huawei sole proprietorship over all elements of the joint venture entity. MarketWire

Broadcast International Reports Q4 and Full Year 2011 Results
Broadcast International (OTCBB: BCST), a leading provider of video management software and services for next-generation video internet protocol networks, reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Leading Timeshare Resale Company Rebranding as and Timeshare Broker Services, both owned by Vacation Hotdeal Companies, Inc, announced today that the company is rebranding its timeshare resale and rental services, licensed timeshare brokerage, and resort services as MarketWire

SOS Online Backup Enhances All-in-One Backup Solution for World Backup Day, March 31
As World Backup Day approaches, SOS Online Backup, the industry leading all-in-one solution for cloud backup, would like to remind all mobile and computer users about the importance of protecting their valuable files, contacts, photos, music and important documents from permanent loss MarketWire

Magnolia Solar Corporation Files 2011 Annual Report
Magnolia Solar Corporation (OTCBB: MGLT) ("Magnolia Solar," "Magnolia") announced today it filed its annual report with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday, March 29, 2012. MarketWire

Cynergy Selects Zayo as a Service Provider to Support Client Connectivity Needs
Zayo announces today its channel partnership with Cynergy, a telecom management firm. With this relationship Cynergy will offer its clients Zayo's services to sites throughout its Atlanta network MarketWire

Perricone Week, Day Five: Introduces the Top 10 Products From "Super" by Dr. Nicholas Perricone
"Super" by Dr. Nicholas Perricone, MD, is unlike other skincare product lines because it utilizes a different type of active ingredients -- super foods, which are derived from some of the healthiest foods that should be in every individual's diet. The latest article by "Perricone Week" -- Friday - Super Foods for the Skin: Top 10 Products from Super by Dr MarketWire

PTS Inc. (PTSH) Subsidiary Navistar Global Logistics Ltd Financials Released
PTS Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PTSH) subsidiary Navistar Global Logistics (UK) ltd is pleased to announce that their internal financial statements for the eight month period ending December 31, 2011 are now available. MarketWire

Record results lay foundation for further growth

PENSRUS PENS Graduation Day Sale
PENSRUS, a leading distributor of engraved pens, printed pens, inexpensive promotional products, and other specialty gifts, announced they will be streamlining its prices on many of their most popular items to honor those who are graduating this Spring. Graduation marks the completion of a long period of studying and is also a celebration of moving on to one's next education level or new career MarketWire

Robust reserve profile; increased overall grade

Randgold - Director/PDMR Shareholding

Cubic Technology Will Be On Display at Army Aviation Expo
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) will showcase its latest innovations and technology in tactical military communications and training for the Army Aviation industry this weekend at the AAAA Annual Forum and Exposition. MarketWire

Wild Brush Partners With Leading Swiss Renewable Energy Engineering Firm in Large-Scale Wind Farm Project
Wild Brush Energy (PINKSHEETS: WBRE) and Swiss based New Energy Scout GmbH have signed an agreement in regards to the future construction of a Wild Brush Energy Wind Farm. This signing confirms New Energy Scout's commitment to providing Wild Brush Energy Wind with essential experience and expertise in wind farm development. MarketWire

AR Magazine Reveals the 25 Top-Earning Hedge Fund Managers of 2011
The global economy may still be in recovery mode, but the hedge fund industry's top 25 managers are doing just fine. They took home a combined $14.4 billion in 2011, according to AR magazine's annual Rich List survey of the world's top-earning hedge fund managers. The average pay for the top 25 was $576 million, according to the ranking, which appears in the April issue of AR. MarketWire

HTG Molecular Diagnostics and Sanofi US Collaborate to Identify B-cell Malignancy Biomarkers
HTG Molecular Diagnostics has established a collaborative program with Sanofi US to identify biomarkers that may lead to the development of a molecular companion diagnostic test to help identify patients most likely to respond to a novel Sanofi investigational agent MarketWire

Dutch Supreme Court finally dismisses request for enquiry
ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ: ASMI) (Euronext Amsterdam: ASM) announces that the Dutch Supreme Courttodayconfirmed the decision of the Enterprise Court dated April, 14 2011 thatthereare no grounds to order an enquiry (enquête) into the affairs of theCompany asrequested by Fursa andHermes in 2008. MarketWire

Four Contract Wins for Lombard Risk COLLINE Collateral Management Solution
Lombard Risk Management plc (LSE: LRM) ("Lombard Risk"), a leading provider of integrated collateral management and liquidity, regulatory and MIS reporting solutions for the financial services industry, is pleased to announce that it has signed three contracts this month with new clients for its COLLINE collateral management software MarketWire

Changing Industry Dynamics Bring Mixed Results for Shaw Group's Second-Quarter 2012 Earnings, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Shaw Group (NYSE:SHAW) (Baton Rouge, Louisiana) yesterday reported earnings results for the company's second quarter of the 2012 fiscal year. Of the company's business segments, Shaw's Plant Services segment walked away as the big winner for the quarter, with revenues of $323 MarketWire

Zaldiva and Cygnus Internet/FonU2 Finalize Asset Purchase Agreement
Zaldiva, Inc. (OTCBB: ZLDV) (OTCQB: ZLDV) is pleased to announce it has finalized the agreement to purchase the assets of Cygnus Internet, Inc., dba FonU2, a social media platform and developer of mobile applications bringing sellers and buyers of services and products together in real time. Social networks barely existed as an industry a few years ago MarketWire

Kenneth R. Baker, Electric Vehicle Expert, Joins EDI Board of Advisors
Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. (EDI), a global leader in advanced, high-efficiency PHEV and CVT solutions, today announced that Kenneth R. Baker, President and Chief Executive Officer of TechBroker LLC, joined its Board of Advisors. MarketWire

Mobile Star Corp. (MBSTD.QB) Announces Tuesday, April 3, 2012, Week Six Shareholder Call
MOBILE STAR CORP. (OTCQB: MBSTD) (PINKSHEETS: MBSTD) is pleased to announce its next shareholder's call, scheduled for Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012. The agenda for the call is to provide a management progress report to its shareholders. MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Announces Proposed Offering by Its Subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited of Additional 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes Due 2015
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage," or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: VTG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Offshore Group Investment Limited (the "Issuer") intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $775.0 million in aggregate principal amount of 11 1/2% Senior Secured First Lien Notes due 2015 (the "Notes") MarketWire

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 3/30
Breakfast cereal politics, e-books, S-1 filing, credit repair, Harp 2.0, generic drugs, economy, energy from waste heat, this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv MarketWire

Crown Dynamics Corp Announces New Chief Financial Officer
Crown Dynamics Corp. (OTCBB: CDYY) today announces that Mr. John Glassgow has been appointed Chief Financial Officer for Crown Dynamics Corp. MarketWire

Houston Colorectal Surgeon on Importance of Screenings for Colon Cancer Awareness Month
According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), more than 140,000 Americans are diagnosed with colorectal cancer each year and over 50,000 people die from the condition, making it the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. Dr MarketWire

Russell Indexes: Russell Developed Europe Dynamic Index Returned +16.6% YTD as of March 27th
The Russell Developed Europe Dynamic Index returned +16.6% year-to-date as of March 27th, outperforming the Russell Developed Europe Index (+10.4%) and the Russell Developed Europe Defensive Index (+6.6%). This represents an about-face from the full-year 2011, in which the Russell Developed Europe Dynamic Index returned (-21.6%), underperforming the Russell Developed Europe Index (-8 MarketWire

Saxo Bank: Interest Rates: The Market Has It All Wrong
MediaOutReach -- "The market expects that the central bank will be in place forever and doesn't think it needs to have a worry in the world," says Steen Jakobsen, Chief Economist, Saxo Bank. "We think the market probably has it all wrong." MarketWire

Rocket Lawyer(TM) Announces UK Leadership Team
Rocket Lawyer™, the fastest growing online legal service, has moved forward in its plan to bring affordable legal help to the UK. As a critical first step, the company is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Mark Edwards, as Corporate Vice President and General Manager of its UK division MarketWire

Sobi amends its agreement with sellers of Arexis AB
Sobi has amended its share purchase agreement regarding the acquisition in2005of the pharmaceutical company Arexis AB, which included a number ofdevelopmentprograms. According to the amended agreement, Sobi will not have any remainingdevelopmentobligations towards the sellers MarketWire

Committees of Metso's Board of Directors
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on March 30, 2012 at 9:00 a.m.localtime Metso Corporation's Board of Directors elected members of the AuditCommitteeand the Remuneration and HR Committee from among its members at itsassemblymeeting. The Board's Audit Committee consists of Pia Rudengren (Chairman), ErkkiPehu-Lehtonen and Eeva Sipilä MarketWire

RHJ International Reports Results for the Financial Year Ended December 31, 2011
Please, find enclosed the press release issued today by RHJInternationalannouncing its results for the financial year ended December 31, 2011. RHJ International will hold a conference call on its earnings release onFriday,March 30, 2012 at 3:30 pm (CET - Brussels). Details of the call areattached tothis press release and available on RHJI's corporate home page (www.rhji MarketWire

Russell Indexes: The Russell Asia Pacific Index Returned +11.1% YTD as of March 26, With Small Cap Stocks Leading Cap Tiers Within the Index
The Russell Asia Pacific Index returned +11.1% year-to-date as of March 26, 2012. MarketWire

eResearch's Bob Weir Interviews Michael Newbury, CEO of Strike Minerals (TSXV:STK) - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, March 30, 2012 - eResearch's Bob Weir Interviews Michael Newbury, CEO of Strike Minerals (TSXV:STK). GlobeNewswire

GOGL - Consolidated Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2011
Golden Ocean Group Limited announces the filing of its Consolidated Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2011. GlobeNewswire

Summary of FLSmidth & Co. A/S' Annual General Meeting
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 20-2012, 30 March 2012 GlobeNewswire

KBC closes the sale to J.C. Flowers & Co. of Fidea (Belgium)
Regulated information* - 30 March 2012 (5.45 p.m. CEST) GlobeNewswire

Total voting rights:BB Biotech AG:BB Biotech AG: Publication pursuant to §26a WpHG (the German Securities Trading Act)
BB Biotech AG / /BB Biotech AG: Publication pursuant to §26a WpHG (the German Securities Trading Act) . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Bombardier Named Systems Supplier of the Year at the Revista Ferroviaria Awards in Brazil
High capacity BOMBARDIER INNOVIA Monorail 300 system and innovative BOMBARDIER CITYFLO 650 technology are winners in Sao Paulo GlobeNewswire

Bombardier Announces Closing of 500 Million Euros Revolving Credit Facility
Bombardier Inc. /Bombardier Announces Closing of 500 Million Euros Revolving Credit Facility. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Net Insight wins orders from leading media service providers for major sports event in London
STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Net Insight, a leading provider of efficient and scalable transport solutions for media, IP and broadcast networks, today announces that the company has received orders from several leading media service providers for connectivity between major broadcasters and the TV/media center of a major sports event in London this summer. GlobeNewswire

Basware has signed a deal with one of the biggest electronic retail chains in Europe
Basware Corporation stock exchange release, March 30, at 17.05. GlobeNewswire

Basware wins tendering for The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland
Basware Corporation stock exchange release, March 30, 2012 at 16.40 GlobeNewswire

BW Offshore: Annual Report 2011
Please find BW Offshore Limited's Annual Report 2011 attached. The report is also available for download from BW Offshore's website: GlobeNewswire

Statkraft AS releases 2011 Annual Report
Please find the attached pdf-version of the printed 2011 Annual Report for Statkraft AS. GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions ASA: Giant Goliat sail-away
30 March 2012 - Aker Solutions has successfully completed the manufacturing and subsequent load-out of eight subsea manifolds and six riser bases for Eni Norge's Goliat project in the Barents Sea. GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA: Annual report 2011
The annual report for 2011 is now available on our website under Investor Relations. GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 SMN: Reportable trading in the offerings
Not for release, publication or distribution in the United States, Canada, Australia or Japan. GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Mining Company Plc. Board Member Update
Stock Exchange Release GlobeNewswire

Tele2 AB : Annual Report 2011 and Corporate Responsibility Report 2011
Stockholm - Tele2 AB (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced that its Annual Report 2011 and Corporate Responsibility Report 2011 are now available at GlobeNewswire

Stonesoft Corporation Stock Exchange Release March 30, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 SMN: Final result of the offerings
Not for release, publication or distribution in the United States, Canada, Australia or Japan. GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge Annual Report and accounts for 2011
Annual Report and accounts for 2011 are available on GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom to complete the transfer of Brazilian wipes business in the second quarter 2012
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE March 30, 2012 at 13.30 GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions secures maintenance and modifications contract with BP Norway
30 March 2012 - BP has decided to extend the maintenance and modification contract with Aker Solutions, exercising an option in the existing agreement for the Ula, Valhall, Skarv, Hod and Tambar fields. Work under the extended contract will last until April 2014, and the contract value is estimated to be in the range of NOK 0,8 to 1,2 billion. GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Mining Company Plc. Directors Dealings
Stock Exchange Release GlobeNewswire

Bombardier Wins Order to Supply TWINDEXX Vario Double-deck Multiple Unit Trains for Northern Germany
First call-off by Deutsche Bahn of variable double-deck multiple units for regional transport GlobeNewswire

Huhtamaki 2011 pro forma figures based on revised responsibilities between business segments

ING successfully completes liability management offers

Biofrontera publishes financial report 2011
Biofrontera AG /Biofrontera publishes financial report 2011. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Annual overview
Stavanger, 30 March, 2012 Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco), Issuers of listed transferable securities are required to provide Oslo Børs with an annual statement of information made available to the public, cf. the Securities Trading Act section 5-11. Attached is an annual overview for Noreco GlobeNewswire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Contract for newbuildings
Farstad Shipping ASA has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Farstad Supply AS, reached an agreement with STX OSV AS to build two Anchor Handling / Offshore Service vessels (AHTS) of the type UT 731 CD. Contract value is approx. NOK 1.2 billion. GlobeNewswire

Basware signed a partnership agreement with Divest Group Ltd. in Finland
Basware Corporation Stock Exchange Release, March 30, 2012 at 11.40 GlobeNewswire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Annual Report 2011
Annual Report 2011 and Business Review 2011 for Farstad Shipping ASA are now available on the company's website GlobeNewswire

aap annual financial statements for 2011: 6% sales growth at product level with strong EBITDA/EBIT increase; successful launch of the LOQTEQ® system
aap Implantate AG /aap annual financial statements for 2011: 6% sales growth at product level with strong EBITDA/EBIT increase; successful launch of the LOQTEQ® system . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Total number of shares in Klövern 30 March 2012
Klövern AB (publ) issued 7 544 531 preference shares 9 March 2012 as a partial payment for the acquisition of the shares in Dagon AB (publ). GlobeNewswire

K-citymarket is introducing Posti's Smartpost automatic parcel points
KESKO CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 30.03.2012 AT 11.00 1(2) GlobeNewswire

TOMRA celebrates 40 year anniversary
On 1 April, 2012 it will be 40 years since TOMRA was founded by the brothers Tore and Petter Planke. During four decades with constant innovation, TOMRA has developed into a leading global provider of sensor-based sorting solutions, active in more than 50 markets. GlobeNewswire

REC Annual Report 2011
Sandvika, March 30, 2012: Renewable Energy Corporation ASA (REC) has published its Annual Report for 2011. The Annual Report is attached hereto.The report is also available for download on REC's website: receive a printed copy of the report, please use the order form on the same webpage GlobeNewswire

Basware Corporation signed a significant agreement with a large ICT service company
Basware Corporation stock exchange release, March 30, 2012 at 10.30 GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA : EX DIVIDEND NOK 1,50 TODAY
The shares in SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA (SRBANK) will be traded ex dividend NOK 1,50 as from today, 30 March 2012. GlobeNewswire

Elanders AB : Elanders publishes the 2011 Annual Report
Today, Friday March 30, Elanders is publishing its Annual Report for 2011 on the company website GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA : Annual General Meeting held
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA was held on 29 March 2012 in Stavanger. GlobeNewswire

Noreco drilling exploration well in the Barents Sea
This is a correction of the announcement from 08:32 30.03.2012 CEST. Reason for the correction: Front Exploration interest is 30%, not 33%. Stavanger, 30 March 2012: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) has started the drilling of exploration well 7228/1-1 on the Eik prospect in the Barents Sea. GlobeNewswire

Joris Höppener is leaving Ordina
Marcel van Buren has been appointed acting Director Business Solutions GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions signs Bahrain deal
30 March 2012 - Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Enerserv W.L.L to deliver 600 sets of surface wellheads and trees to the Awali Oilfield in Bahrain. This is the first surface wellhead contract won by Aker Solutions in Bahrain, which marks a successful inroad into this important Middle East market. GlobeNewswire

ASPO Plc  STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE  March 30, 2012 at 9:45 One loan unit of Aspo Plc's Convertible Capital Loan 2009 has been converted into 8 074 new shares in Aspo Plc. The new shares have been entered into the Trade Register today on March 30, 2012. The shareholder rights of the new shares arise as from the date of the Trade Register entry GlobeNewswire

Kitron: Notice of Annual General Meeting on 26 April 2012 at 15:30
(2012-03-30) The Annual General Meeting of Kitron ASA ("Kitron") will be held on Thursday 26 April 2012 at 15:30 at Kitron ASA's head office, Olav Brunborgs vei 4, Billingstad. Please note that the interim report for first quarter 2012 will be presented on the same day and place at 14:30. GlobeNewswire

Committees of Metso's Board of Directors
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on March 30, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Schibsted ASA (SCH) - Final approval of Annual Accounts 2011, Annual report 2011 published
The Board of Directors of Schibsted ASA has approved the annual accounts for 2011. There are no changes in the income statement or equity compared with the preliminary annual figures disclosed 16 February 2012. GlobeNewswire

Heineken N.V. successfully prices US$ 750 million of 10-year U.S. Notes
Amsterdam, 30 March 2012 - Heineken N.V. announced that it has successfully priced 10-year Senior Notes for a principal amount of US$ 750 million with a coupon of 3.40%. The Notes will be issued pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933 GlobeNewswire

Program for the publication of Yara International ASA's first quarter results 2012
Yara International ASA's first quarter 2012 results will be released on Friday 27 April 2012.The results will be available at and in the reception at Bygdøy allé 2, Oslo from 08:00 CEST.The results will be presented at 09:30 CEST by President and CEO Jørgen Ole Haslestad and CFO Hallgeir Storvik GlobeNewswire

Eurocastle Announces Annual General Meeting and Arrangements for Voting by Euroclear Participants

Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG: Year Results 2011, Third Year in a Row with a Net Profit
Regulated informationYear Result 2011Third Year in a Row with a Net Profit GlobeNewswire

Heijmans signs contract with APM Terminals Rotterdam
On Thursday afternoon, 29 March 2012, Heijmans and APM Terminals Rotterdam representatives signed the 'APMTR Pavement Rehabilitation' contract. The contract concerns the replacement of the existing pavement/brick pavement with durable concrete pavement. The contract is valued at approximately € 22 million. GlobeNewswire

Vizrt Signs Deal with Turkish Station for Stereoscopic 3D Upgrade and Broadcast Graphics Tools
Bergen, Norway, March 30, 2012, Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ) GlobeNewswire

Statoil Fuel & Retail's annual report
30 March 2012 - Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA ("Statoil Fuel & Retail"; Ticker: SFR) publishes its annual report for 2011 today. The annual report is attached to this release. GlobeNewswire

Medigene's Drug Veregen® Obtains Market Approval In Switzerland
MediGene AG /Medigene's Drug Veregen® Obtains Market Approval In Switzerland . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

EVRY will be the access point for millions of electronic invoices sent to the Norwegian State from 1 July
(Oslo, 30 March 2012) Norway's largest service provider for electronic invoices, EVRY (formerly EDB ErgoGroup), has been approved by the Agency for Public Management and eGovernment (Difi) as the access point for e-invoicing for the public sector. From 1 July 2012, all invoices sent to public sector bodies must be sent electronically GlobeNewswire

Notice to Huhtamäki Oyj's Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

*1st Quarter 2012:                           26. April 2012 GlobeNewswire

Metro International: Notification of Change in Shareholding
Metro International ("Metro"), the world's largest international newspaper, hereby announces in accordance with the "Law of 11 January 2008 on transparency requirements for issuers of securities", where Luxembourg is the home Member State (the "Transparency Law"), a change in shareholding. GlobeNewswire

Interim report September 1, 2011 - February 29, 2012
Second quarter, December 1, 2011 - February 29, 2012 GlobeNewswire

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