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OSEA2012 Sets New Frontier in the Oil & Gas Industry
26,713 attendees from 75 countries/regions came to OSEA2012 from Tuesday 27 November to Friday 30 November, making this edition the biggest turnout Asia's premier oil and gas trade event has ever seen.Mr ACN Newswire

Kingsoft Announces 2012 Third Quarter Results
Kingsoft Corporation Limited ("Kingsoft" or the "Company"; SEHK stock code: 03888), a leading Chinese software and Internet service company, announced its unaudited third quarter results for the three months ended 30 September 2012.During the period under review, Kingsoft recorded an increase in both revenue and profit compared with the corresponding period last year ACN Newswire

MHI and NICHIYU Sign Basic Agreement on Integration of Forklift Truck Business Operations
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Nippon Yusoki Co., Ltd. (NICHIYU) have signed a basic agreement under which the two companies will integrate their respective businesses in forklift trucks. MHI boasts strength in engine-powered forklifts and has a global scope of operations, while NICHIYU excels in battery-powered forklifts and operates primarily in the domestic and Asian markets ACN Newswire

With YTD Return over 5%, E Fund Mgt. Leads the RQFII Fixed Income Scene
As the market anticipates renewed strength in the Chinese currency, E Fund Management Co., Ltd, China's largest index fund manager, is building a solid leading edge for its offshore Renminbi products through E Fund Management (Hong Kong) Limited ("E Fund Management") in Hong Kong, its global investment platform ACN Newswire

Magazine Editors Meet at 6th Asian Publishing Convention - 152 delegates from 14 countries
The sixth annual Asian Publishing Convention (APC) commences today at the Crowne Plaza Mutiara, Kuala Lumpur with 152 delegates from 14 countries.The theme is the trade of content itself beyond borders. The two-day event features 12 plenary sessions by 16 speakers from 8 countries. The industry gurus will share insights on leveraging New Media channels.Mr ACN Newswire

Gulfstream Beijing Begins Operations
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced today that its aircraft service center in Beijing - Gulfstream Beijing - is officially open for business after recently being approved as a Part 145 maintenance facility by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). The certification gives facility technicians the authorization to work on aircraft registered in China ACN Newswire

Collaboration is the Name of the Game in the Medical Device R&D Industry
The medical device manufacturing industry should look towards collaboration to develop cheaper products and to become more specialized in their field, says Raouf Guirguis, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Converting Biophile Laboratories, Inc ACN Newswire

David W. Binet to Join Thomson Reuters Board of Directors
Thomson Reuters (TSX/NYSE: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that David W. Binet of Toronto, Canada will become a director of the Corporation, effective January 1, 2013. The Woodbridge Company Limited today announced that Mr. Binet would become President of Woodbridge effective January 1, 2013, succeeding W ACN Newswire

Cytokinetics to Present Clinical Trial Data Relating to Tirasemtiv in Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
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Tampa Bay Downs Back on TVG; 91-Day Meet Begins Saturday
TVG, America's Horseracing Network, and Tampa Bay Downs are delighted to announce that the Florida track's 2012-13 race meet is returning to the TVG broadcast schedule. The 91-day meet kicks off Saturday and continues through May 5. MarketWire

/ KILL - Liquipel LLC
Editors and other readers are advised to disregard the news release with the headline, "Devices at Outdoor Hulu Lounge Protected by Liquipel Technology," issued earlier today by Liquipel LLC. The release was issued in error by the company. MarketWire

Altura Expands Professional Services Team and Reach
Altura Communication Solutions, a nationwide provider of communication enabled solutions and managed services, today announced the expansion to Altura's suite of Professional Services to meet an increasing demand in the marketplace for consultative and ongoing managed services driven by complex, converged network technology MarketWire

AGI and NORAD Track Santa in 2D and 3D Maps
Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI) and the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) have teamed up to help you keep an eye on Santa this holiday season. Beginning December 24 at 2 a.m. EST, visitors to the popular NORAD Tracks Santa® site, www.noradsanta MarketWire

Father Christmas Cup, 10th Annual Soccer Benefit, Announced for December 8th at Atlanta Silverbacks Park From 1 - 6 PM
The Father Christmas Cup, which benefits families that recently lost a parent, invites you to the 10th edition of the annual, invitational soccer tournament fundraiser at Atlanta Silverbacks Park on Saturday, December 8, 2012 from 1pm to 6pm. Everyone is invited to attend. Attendees can buy a raffle ticket, t-shirt or make a donation on-site at the event MarketWire

FNB Bancorp Declares 5% Stock Dividend
FNB Bancorp (OTCQB: FNBG), the holding company for First National Bank of Northern California, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a stock dividend of approximately 175,894 shares, payable at the rate of one share of Common Stock for every twenty (20) shares of Common Stock owned. The stock dividend will be payable December 28, 2012, to shareholders of record on December 14, 2012. MarketWire

Garbage Disposal Maintenance Tips from American Home Shield
You depend on your home appliances every day, so when one of them stops working it can be a huge inconvenience. If the kitchen sink isn't draining properly, your garbage disposal could be to blame. Below are some tips on how you can get it back in working order. MarketWire

Winter Driving Safety Tips
As the temperatures begin to dip, we anticipate the beauty of the season, the fun of winter sports, and the celebration of coming holidays. Often what we don't expect is the cold, ice and snow that can make driving conditions in any part of the country more stressful and dangerous MarketWire

Asheville School Alumnus Roy Kim '12 Crowned Champion on Korea's Hit TV Show Superstar K4
When it was time for Roy Kim '12 to meet the final challenge on Superstar K4, the Korean equivalent of American Idol, he looked back to his days at Asheville School MarketWire

Ameristar Casinos Terminates Efforts to Pursue Western Massachusetts Casino License
Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASCA) announced today it has decided to terminate its efforts to seek a casino license in western Massachusetts MarketWire

CNR Files Interim Results and Letter From the Chairman
China Metro-Rural Holdings Limited (NYSE MKT: CNR) (the "Company") announces the filing of its interim results for the six months ended September 30, 2012 with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") and the following letter from the Chairman: MarketWire

IDO Security's Chinese Distributor Hwan Technology & Trade Co. Presenting MagShoe at Security China 2012
IDO Security Inc. (OTCBB: IDOI), developer of the innovative MagShoe™ shoe scanning device (SSD), today announced that its Chinese distributor, Hwan Technology & Trade Co., will be demonstrating the MagShoe at the upcoming 11th Annual China International Exhibition on Public Safety & Security, Security China 2012 in Beijing, China December 3-6. MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. to Present at New York Society of Security Analysts' 16th Annual Water Utility Conference on Thursday, December 6, 2012
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Devices at Outdoor Hulu Lounge Protected by Liquipel Technology
Liquipel LLC's technology is protecting devices used in the Hulu Lounge, a pop-up at Westfield Century City Mall in Los Angeles, from Nov. 23 through Jan. 2. A six-week outdoor activation, the Hulu Lounge demonstrates the benefits of Liquipel's ( proprietary nanotechnology process that makes smartphones and other mobile devices weather-resistant and Watersafe™. MarketWire

Hispanicize 2013 Film Festival Announces Expanded Program for Latino Filmmakers and Issues National Call for Film Entries and Session Topics
The Hispanicize 2013 Film Festival issued a national call for feature length and short film submissions today as part of a robust program expansion for 2013 that will spotlight more filmmakers and celebrities, and will include collaboration with other film festivals. Hispanicize 2013 (http://www.hispanicizeevent MarketWire

Golden Star Resources Redeems Remaining $44.37 Million of 4.00% Convertible Senior Unsecured Debentures
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE MKT: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) ("Golden Star" or the "Company") today announced that it has redeemed the remaining $44.37 million of its 4.00% Convertible Senior Unsecured Debentures due November 30, 2012, plus accrued interest, in cash. References to "$" in this press release are to United States dollars. MarketWire

Orange County Business Council Turning Red Tape Into Red Carpet Award Winners
Orange County Business Council is pleased to announce the winners of the 2nd Annual Turning Red Tape Into Red Carpet Awards, presented by Chase. The awards program was developed to recognize leaders in local government whose policies and programs eliminate the barriers to economic growth and private sector jobs creation. Awards were presented last night at an awards reception at the Center Club MarketWire

Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Fund Honors Sirona CEO Jost Fischer
The Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Fund, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to innovative leadership in health care, celebrated a decade of supporting individuals, organizations and programs that have positively influenced the dental community and public oral health arena. The 2012 Shils Awards were presented at a gala on November 25 at the Rubin Museum of Art in New York City. MarketWire

Crosshair Announces Termination Of Purchase and Sale Agreement with Strathmore Minerals Corp.
Crosshair Energy Corporation (TSX: CXX)(NYSE MKT: CXZ) ("Crosshair" or the "Company") announces that it has terminated the Purchase and Sale Agreement (the "Agreement") dated October 29, 2010, between the Company and Strathmore Resources (US) Ltd. and Strathmore Minerals Corp. with respect to the sale, by Strathmore, of 100% of the Juniper Ridge property. MarketWire

IBC Advanced Alloys Announces Proposed Share Consolidation
IBC Advanced Alloys Corp. (TSX VENTURE: IB)(OTCQX: IAALF) ("IBC" or the "Company") is proposing to undertake a consolidation (the "Consolidation") of its issued and outstanding common shares on the basis of six old common shares for one new common share MarketWire

Middle East Oil Corp. Announces New CEO Ricardo Ruelos
Middle East Oil Corp. (PINKSHEETS: MIDH), an oil and gas development and exploration company, announces today it has commenced its registration of a branch office to be located in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). MarketWire

Global Leader Expands Planet Beach Franchise Presence Overseas
Planet Beach Master Franchisee of Saudi Arabia and Global Leader, Makarem Batterjee, has begun the expansion of the Planet Beach brand in the United Arab Emirates. MarketWire

Westfield Bancorp, Inc. Announces Closing of Acquisition of Western Reserve Bancorp, Inc.
Westfield Bancorp, Inc., Westfield Center, Ohio, announced today that it has closed its acquisition of Western Reserve Bancorp, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WRBO), Medina, Ohio, as of the close of business on November 30, 2012. The transaction was first announced on June 6, 2012. MarketWire

Citadel EFT, Inc. (CDFT) Hires Rosen as Its Securities Attorney
Citadel EFT, Inc's. (OTCQB: CDFT) CEO Gary DeRoos retains the services of Lorin Rosen as their primary securities attorney. MarketWire

New Fiber-Enriched Foods Offer More Options for Digestive Health
Chew on this: digestive health is a top health priority for Americans in 2012, yet most people still consume only about half of the daily recommended amount of fiber MarketWire

CNH Announces Extraordinary General Meeting
The Board of Directors of CNH Global N.V. (NYSE: CNH) will hold an Extraordinary General Meeting (the "Meeting") of Shareholders at 5:00 p.m. CET on Monday, December 17, 2012 at the offices of the Company in the World Trade Center Amsterdam Airport, 10th Floor, Tower B, Schiphol Boulevard 217, 1118 BH Schiphol Airport, The Netherlands. MarketWire

Christmas Comes Early for MarketLive Retailers With Biggest Thanksgiving Weekend on Record
MarketLive, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise-class eCommerce technology and services, today revealed that its merchants increased Cyber Monday revenues by 48% compared to last year in a stunning start to the official 2012 holiday shopping season. In comparison, IBM Benchmark reported only a 30% jump in year-over-year spending on Cyber Monday, while ComScore reported a 17% increase. MarketWire

Stents Market Tops $5 Billion, Led by Drug-Eluting Devices
A growing acceptance of drug-eluting stents as a more effective treatment for coronary heart disease, along with increasing awareness about coronary stents among patients, is expected to boost procedural volumes MarketWire

Stainless Steel Spud Spikes and Seasoning Nail the Zesty Flavor of Baked Potatoes
Loaded with potassium, a baked potato is perfect with a favorite steak or pork chop or as a meal in itself. One entrepreneur in Spokane, WA, takes the potato to greater heights with his introduction of Spud Spikes® Potato Nails and Spud Spikes® Potato Seasoning. Made in the USA and constructed of 100 percent 316 food-grade stainless steel, Spud Spikes are 6 in MarketWire

The Las Vegas Wrongful Death Lawyers at Bernstein & Poisson File Lawsuit Against Care Facility
The Las Vegas medical malpractice attorneys at the law firm of Bernstein & Poisson represent clients who have been harmed as a result of substandard medical care provided by doctors, nurses, hospitals and assisted living centers MarketWire

The Florida DUI Accident Lawyers at Bernstein & Maryanoff File Lawsuit on Behalf of Client
The Florida DUI accident attorneys at the law firm of Bernstein & Maryanoff represent clients who have been badly injured or killed in car accidents that were caused by drunk drivers or by drivers who were under the influence of an intoxicant other than alcohol MarketWire

Metallica Take Ownership of Their Masters Today
Metallica announced today that they have taken ownership of all their master recordings including all music and long form videos, a move almost unprecedented for musicians signed to recording contracts. Under provision of their renegotiated joint venture agreement with the Warner Music Group in 1994, all masters revert back to the band as of today, November 30, 2012. MarketWire

ID Watchdog Announces Third Quarter 2012 Results

Barry Callebaut: Completion of Dijon Sale to "Chocolaterie de Bourgogne"
Barry Callebaut /Barry Callebaut: Completion of Dijon sale to "Chocolaterie de Bourgogne". Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. MarketWire

EndoChoice Awarded GI Contract With HealthTrust
EndoChoice, Inc., an emerging leader in GI endoscopy, announced today that it has been awarded a group purchasing agreement with HealthTrust for endoscope care, cleaning and protection accessories. Since 2008, EndoChoice has been an industry leader in developing innovative products that make the process of cleaning, transporting, and protecting endoscopes both easier and safer MarketWire

Loral Announces Corporate Office Personnel Activity
Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: LORL) today announced that, in connection with the previously disclosed planned restructuring of its corporate office as a result of the sale of the Company's former subsidiary, Space Systems/Loral, the Company expects to implement certain changes prior to January 1, 2013 MarketWire

American Banker Announces 2012 Best in Banking Awards
Stephen Steinour, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Huntington Bancshares Inc., has been selected by the editors of American Banker as the 2012 Banker of the Year ( MarketWire

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Wins Silver at the Rx Club Awards
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, the health behavior experts of Ogilvy & Mather (, today announced that the Parsippany-based group won a Silver award in the visual/sales/detail aid category at Wednesday night's Rx Club Awards, held at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City MarketWire

2013 Audi A4, S4 Earn 5-Star Federal Crash Test Rating
The 2013 Audi A4 luxury sport sedan and the 2013 Audi S4 performance sedan gained further validation of their segment-leading attributes by earning the U.S. government's highest crashworthiness and rollover safety rating. MarketWire

Acer America Expands Sales of Popular C7 Chromebook

Sterling Bank Selects LANE PR as Agency of Record
LANE PR, a national public relations agency specializing in integrated public relations, digital media and investor relations, has been named agency of record (AOR) for Sterling Bank, one of America's strongest regional community banks with a presence throughout the Pacific Northwest and California. LANE PR will commence work on Dec. 1. MarketWire

Royal Standard Announces Shareholder Approval of Special Resolution to Enter Into Asset Purchase and Sale Agreement with Scorpio Gold Corporation
Royal Standard Minerals Inc. (OTCBB: RYSMF) (the "Company" or "Royal Standard") is pleased to announce that shareholders have approved the sale of the Company's Goldwedge and Pinon properties and the assets related thereto (the "Sale Transaction") pursuant to the previously announced asset purchase and sale agreement between the Company and Scorpio Gold Corporation ("Scorpio"). MarketWire

NoCo Gold and Diamond Helps Shoppers Afford Gifts This Holiday Season
NoCo Gold & Diamond is providing parents and other holiday shoppers a source of additional income during the lean month of December, as they are where to sell gold for the most return in Northern Colorado. With extra income from NoCo Gold & Diamond, shoppers are able to afford what they really want and get rid of old jewelry around the house. MarketWire

Eric Clapton Tour, Crossroads Guitar Festival Tickets Popular at
Blues-rocker Eric Clapton returns to the stage in a big way in 2013 with a new tour and another edition of his triennial Crossroads Guitar Festival. MarketWire

John Ryan Wins Gold in 2012 DSA Crown Awards
John Ryan, a global retail marketing agency, received a Gold 2012 Digital Screen Association (DSA) Crown Award in a ceremony held in New York on Nov. 7, 2012, bringing to 3 the total number of DSA awards received in the past two years. MarketWire

SNN Incorporated to Join Round Table at Pitbull National Hard Money Conference in Las Vegas December 1
SNN Incorporated, the financial publishing, media and infotainment company and parent of will join the round table of experts at the Pitbull Conference's National Hard Money conference to be held at the Aria Hotel and Resort on December 1. MarketWire

Brown College of Court Reporting to Offer a New Paralegal Certificate Program in January 2013
Brown College of Court Reporting, a leader in the field of court reporting with a national reputation for excellence, has added a new paralegal certificate program. College graduates with bachelor's degree can apply now for classes that begin on January 14, 2013 MarketWire

Napersoft Enhances Functionality of Napersoft CCM Document Platform 7
Napersoft, a leading provider in Customer Communications Management (CCM) software, announced today the release of new functionality for Napersoft CCM Document Platform 7 MarketWire

Bal Harbour Shops Realizes Record-Breaking October Sales, up 14 Percent Over Last Year
Despite the surge in the number of online purchases being made nationwide, record-breaking sales at Bal Harbour Shops prove that customers still appreciate the intimacy and tranquility of their in-person buying experience. MarketWire

Connectyx Technologies BPO Expands Service Offerings to Include Physician Practice Financing
Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX), www.connectyx MarketWire

Foremost Stock Newsletter up 35.9% in Its 15th Year
Every month was a positive one for the BullTrade ( Newsletter portfolio from July 2010 through April 2012. Then, after a miniscule 0.4% loss in May 2012, the portfolio reeled off five consecutive months of gains, and made it six with a very successful November. But the newsletter doesn't just perform well in up markets MarketWire Issues a Technical Breakout Alert on STL Marketing Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: STLK), the U.S. leader in equity reports, offers quality reports to investors looking for the most undervalued companies in the market. Premier Equity Reports provides its subscribers with timely information and exclusive analysis on U.S. companies with substantial upside potential. Premier Equity Reports is the #1 free financial newsletter in the industry. MarketWire

Delhaize Group Announces Results of Tender Offer for Its Usd 300 Million 5.875% Senior Notes Due 2014
Delhaize Group (the "Company"), theBelgian international food retailer(EURONEXT BRUSSELS: DELB) (NYSE: DEG), announced today the results of itstenderoffer (the "Tender Offer") to purchase for cash any and all of itsoutstandingUSD 300,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 5.875% Senior Notes due 2014(the"Notes"). MarketWire

Worldwide Food Services (WFSV) Signs MOU for Wellness Juices
WORLDWIDE FOOD SERVICES, INC. (PINKSHEETS: WFSV) announced today that the Company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with a manufacturing company in Mexico to produce, bottle, and distribute Wellness Juices. This "Joint Venture" could lead to an acquisition. MarketWire

ClearSign Combustion Corporation to Present at 5th Annual LD Micro Conference
ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets, announced today that Chief Executive Officer Rick Rutkowski will be presenting at the 5th Annual LD Micro Growth Conference. MarketWire

mPhase Technologies Now a Member of SEMA
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) announced today, that as part of its marketing efforts to bring the mPower Jump "Wherever You Go You're In Charge" to the automotive aftermarket, the Company has become a member of SEMA, Specialty Equipment Market Association. MarketWire

FoodChek Systems Achieves Listeria spp. AOAC PTM Certification
FoodChek Systems Inc. ("FoodChek" or the "Corporation") is very proud to announce that the AOAC Research Institute, the approval body for all U.S. food safety tests, has validated and certified as a Performance Tested Method ("PTM"), FoodChek's patent pending Actero™ Listeria Enrichment Media (License #111201) and the FoodChek™ Listeria spp. Assay Cassette (License #111202) MarketWire

Punchline Resources Completes Initial Drilling at Empress Project in Nevada
Punchline Resources Ltd. (OTCQB: PUNL) (OTCBB: PUNL) ("Punchline" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed initial drilling of selected targets at the Empress Project located approximately 26 miles south of Goldfield, Nevada. MarketWire

CytoSorbents Appoints Thomas Bocchino as Chief Financial Officer
CytoSorbents Corporation (OTCBB: CTSO), a critical care-focused company using blood purification to reduce inflammation as a means to prevent or treat organ failure caused by life-threatening illnesses, announced today that it has appointed Thomas Bocchino as Chief Financial Officer. MarketWire

CNR Announces Its Results for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2012
China Metro-Rural Holdings Limited (NYSE MKT: CNR) (the "Company") is pleased to announce its unaudited consolidated financial results of the Company and its subsidiaries (collectively the "Group") for the six months ended September 30, 2012. MarketWire

Hitor Group, Inc. CEO Announces Important Upcoming Trade Trip
Hitor Group, Inc. (OTCQB: HITR) (BERLIN: HTOG) -- "The Directors of Hitor Group Inc. and myself are pleased to announce an important upcoming trade trip to Europe that will commence this December 2012. It will include several countries including Poland, Germany and the UK MarketWire

North Bay Issues Fraser River Project Update; Announces Project Expansion
North Bay Resources Inc. (OTCBB: NBRI) (OTCQB: NBRI) ("North Bay" or the "Company") today updated investors on operations at its Fraser River Project near Lytton, British Columbia. The update included expanding the size and scope of the property by more than 65%. MarketWire

Cutting Edge Crowdfunding Site EarlyShares Strikes Deal With Hollywood Studio to Crowdfund Future Movie, Film, TV, Music and Other Entertainment Projects
EarlyShares (, America's premier Equity Based Crowdfunding platform, announced today the formation of a strategic partnership with Five by Five Media, Inc. (, the West Hollywood production company with five TV series set to air in 2013 and a slate of 12 feature films MarketWire

Employees' Top Resolutions for 2013, Glassdoor Survey: Salary Raises & Searching for a New Job
With the holidays around the corner and expectations around what the New Year may bring, Glassdoor, a jobs and career community, has released a new survey(1) that reveals employees(2) work-related resolutions for 2013, their preferences for employer-gifted holiday perks, expectations for time off during the holidays and bonus expectations. MarketWire

Southern California Telephone & Energy (SCT&E) and North Energy Central (NEC) Sign a Joint Venture Agreement With Sandcastle Petroleum, LLC., to Market Worldwide "Crude Oil, Jet Fuel and Low Sulfur Diesel" Fuels
Southern California Telephone & Energy announced today they have signed an agreement with Sandcastle Petroleum, LLC., of Celebration, Florida. This J.V. agreement provides Sandcastle Petroleum rights to market products such as crude oil, jet fuel and low sulfur diesel MarketWire

University General Health System Acquires Jacinto Sleep and Imaging Center in Houston Suburb
University General Health System, Inc. (OTCQB: UGHS), a diversified, integrated multi-specialty health care delivery system, today announced that it has acquired a sleep and imaging center from Jacinto Medical Group in Baytown, Texas. The acquisition is expected to contribute greater than $5 million in annual revenue and an estimated $1 MarketWire

Intermedia Makes Outlook 2013 Available to Customers and Partners
Intermedia, a global cloud platform leader for small and medium-sized businesses and the largest Microsoft Exchange hosting provider, announced the release of Outlook 2013 -- Microsoft's newest version of the world's most popular business email client. Outlook 2013's new features significantly enhance the user's experience MarketWire

Lantronix to Present at 5th Annual LD Micro Investor Conference on December 6, 2012
Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart M2M connectivity solutions, today announced that the company's management will present at the 5th Annual LD Micro Conference on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 1:30PM at the Luxe Sunset Hotel in Los Angeles, California. MarketWire

Kim Kardashian Celebrates With Jacob Arabo His New Jacob & Co. Collection
For over a quarter of a century, Jacob & Co. has created revolutionary timepieces and fine jewelry for men and women. The company's owner and designer Jacob Arabo has always been inspired by rare-cuts, bold and colorful stones as well as intricate settings. Celebrities like Kim Kardashian, Rihanna, and Carrie Underwood have been appreciating these world-class standards MarketWire

Henry Ford Hospital Seeks Heart Patients for Study
Henry Ford Hospital is seeking patients who have been diagnosed with heart failure to participate in a clinical study to treat their condition through nerve stimulation. MarketWire

TuneIn Added to DENSO's Smartphone-Based Telematics Service "smart G-BOOK ARPEGGiO"
TuneIn, the leading service for listening to music, sports and news from around the world, today announced that DENSO has added TuneIn to their telematics service called "smart G-BOOK ARPEGGiO." This service is exclusive to a navigation system available for TOYOTA vehicles in Japan and will be available to other worldwide markets in the future. MarketWire

QUMAS Launches Redesigned Website Offering New Features, Expert Content, and Enhanced Search and Navigation
QUMAS today announced the launch of its new website,, promoting its leading Quality and Compliance Management Solutions for the Life Science industry. The new QUMAS website provides customers with a more intuitive user interface, instant updates, faster navigation and improved search. MarketWire

Silicon Valley Veteran Chris Yeh Appointed to the BrightTALK Board of Advisors
BrightTALK, the rapidly growing provider of webinar and video platform technologies for business professionals and their communities, announced today that Chris Yeh, Vice President of Platform at Box, was recently appointed to the BrightTALK advisory board. MarketWire

South China Morning Post Wins 4 Prizes for Digital Excellence at the WAN-IFRA Asian Digital Media Awards
Hong Kong's premier English language newspaper South China Morning Post (HKSE: 583) is proud to announce that it has won four top awards in the Asian Digital Media Awards held in Kuala Lumpur on 28 November. MarketWire

Bombardier VLocity DMU Cars Boost Fleet in Australia
Public Transport Victoria (PTV) has ordered 40 additional Diesel Multiple Unit (DMU) cars of the successful VLocity design from rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation. The order is valued at approximately $206 million AUD (166 million euro, $198 million US). MarketWire

KAR Auction Services Announces First Cash Dividend
KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) (the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the initiation of a quarterly cash dividend on the Company's common stock. The initial quarterly dividend of $0.19 per share will be paid on December 28, 2012 to stockholders of record at the close of business on December 19, 2012, representing an annualized dividend of $0 MarketWire

KAR Auction Services Announces Secondary Offering of Common Stock
KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) (the "Company") announced today the commencement of an underwritten offering of up to $200 million of its common stock by existing stockholder KAR Holdings II, LLC (the "LLC"), subject to market and other conditions. The LLC is controlled by entities affiliated with Kelso Investment Associates VII, L.P., GS Capital Partners VI, L.P MarketWire

Toyota's Prius Tops Consumer Guide(R) Automotive's 2013 Best Buy Awards
Consumer Guide Automotive, the leading publisher of authoritative, objective new and used car reviews for 45+ years, today announced the recipients of its 2013 Best Buy Awards. A Consumer Guide Best Buy represents the finest balance of attributes and value in its class. For 2013, just 26 Best Buys have been awarded, providing clearer, easier choices for consumers. MarketWire

Pink Adventure Tours to Launch in Scottsdale
After more than 50 years of thrilling Sedona visitors with 'must-do' off-road excursions, Pink Jeep Tours President & Owner Shawn Wendell is bringing the brand's adventurous experiences to the Valley with his latest endeavor, Pink Adventure Tours. MarketWire

Digital Generation to Hold Annual Meeting of Stockholders on February 21, 2013
Digital Generation, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGIT), the world's leading ad management and distribution platform, today announced that its next annual meeting of stockholders will be held on February 21, 2013. At that meeting, the Company's stockholders will vote on nominees for the election of directors MarketWire

Independent Baseload Production of 7,761 Megawatts Could Transform South African Power Sector, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Richard Finlayson, Senior International Editor for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The profile of South Africa's power sector is undergoing a long-awaited transformation with the announcement by Energy Minister Dipuo Peters that 7,761 megawatts (MW) of baseload power capacity will be purchased from independent power producers (IPPs) MarketWire

Fort Collins Club Offers Life Traits Fitness Testing Quiz to Help People Better Understand Their Fitness Personality
The holiday season is upon us, but that does not mean people cannot begin plotting their New Year resolutions -- or, better yet, get them underway with fitness testing. Fort Collins Club now offers a unique way for people to better understand and get the most out of their fitness personalities through its "Life Traits" quiz. MarketWire

Enterprise Inbound Marketing Guide Helps CMOs Measure & Improve Digital Marketing Results
Kuno Creative, a leading inbound marketing agency, has released a new download for Enterprise Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs), "The Executive Guide to Enterprise Inbound Marketing Guide." The free guide is designed for large companies exploring inbound marketing as a means of augmenting their digital marketing strategies. MarketWire

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Arizona Powerball Jackpot Winner Update
As of 5pm, the Arizona Lottery officially announces that the $587.5 Million Powerball jackpot winner has NOT come forward to claim their prize. MarketWire

Shuttered Maine Biomass Power Plant to Resume Operations in First-Quarter 2013, an Industrial Info News Alert

Four Winds New Buffalo to Host a Concert by Rick Springfield on Friday, February 8
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that it will host a concert by the multi-talented Rick Springfield on Friday, February 8 at 9 p.m. Eastern. Tickets can be purchased beginning on Saturday, December 8 at 10 a.m. Eastern, exclusively through the Ticketmaster® Web site,, or by calling Ticketmaster at (800)745-3000 MarketWire

Pratt & Whitney Canada Invites Operators to Attend a PT6A Pilot Familiarization and Technical Review Seminar at NAAA 2012
NAAA - With the largest and most comprehensive customer service network in the world, Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) is dedicated to offering its operators unparalleled levels of service and personalized attention MarketWire

Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. Announces Appointment of Robert F. Fulton to Board of Directors
Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRZO) today announced the appointment of Robert F. Fulton to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. MarketWire

Randgold Resources Announces Total Voting Rights
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Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd.: Corporate Update
Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: BGM)(FRANKFURT: IWUB) (the "Company" or "Barkerville Gold") is pleased to provide a corporate update regarding its current Cease Trade Order ("CTO"), QR Mine, Bonanza Ledge Mine and diamond drilling at the Gold Quartz project on Cow Mountain as part of ongoing work at the Company's greater Cariboo Gold Project. MarketWire

DragonWave Closes Acquisition of Nokia Siemens Networks' Microwave Transport Business in China
DragonWave Inc. (TSX: DWI)(NASDAQ: DRWI) a leading global supplier of packet microwave radio systems for mobile and access networks, today announced that the company has completed the transaction to acquire certain Chinese operations of Nokia Siemens Networks' microwave transport business in China as all Chinese regulatory requirements have been met. MarketWire

Anadarko to Present at Upcoming Energy Conferences
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced that Sr. Vice President, U.S. Onshore Exploration and Production, Chuck Meloy will present at the Capital One Southcoast Energy Conference on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at 8 a.m. CST in New Orleans. Additionally, Sr MarketWire

Randgold Resources - Total Voting Rights
RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITEDIncorporated in Jersey, Channel IslandsReg. No MarketWire

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2012
Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (the "Company" or "Star Bulk") (NASDAQ: SBLK), a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, today announced its unaudited financial and operating results for the three and the nine months ended September 30, 2012. MarketWire

DENTSPLY International Inc. to Present at the NASDAQ OMX 29th Investor Program in London
York, PA - November 30, 2012 - DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ-XRAY) today announced that Bret Wise, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the NASDAQ OMX 29th Investor Program at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London on Tuesday December 4, 2012.   GlobeNewswire

BinckBank buys back 60,217 shares
Following the Share Buy Back programme as announced on 16 December 2011 BinckBank announces that it has bought 60,217 shares at an average purchase price of € 5.6872 during the period 26 November up to and including 30 November. The definite price will be calculated on a monthly basis and can as such deviate from the average weekly price. GlobeNewswire

RURIC: Ruric Publishes Interim Report for January - September 2012
PRESS RELEASE / November 30, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Oriola-KD Corporation has acquired minority share of Swedish retail business
Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 30 November 2012 at 4.15 pm GlobeNewswire

Incap continues negotiations on arrangement concerning convertible bond
Incap CorporationStock exchange release 30 November 2012 at 3.40 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Alma Media sells blog service to Rohea Oy
Alma Media Corporation   Press release     November 30, 2012 at 15:30 (EET) GlobeNewswire

Rejlers acquires Enerplan and grows in Construction and property
(REJL B)Rejlers strengthens its expertise in technical consulting services within HVAC and electrical engineering to the construction and property market in Finland by acquiring Insinööritoimisto Enerplan Oy.Enerplan, based in Mikkeli, offers technical consulting expert services for HVAC and electrical engineering to the construction and property market GlobeNewswire

OP-Pohjola Group member cooperative banks to take charge of management of Aurum policies
OP-Pohjola Group member cooperative banks will take charge of the management of the unit-linked life and pension policies of Aurum Investment Insurance Ltd's (formerly Skandia Life) clients, as Aurum's cooperation with the agents currently managing the policies will come to an end during 2013 GlobeNewswire

STMicroelectronics : ST to Announce New Strategic Plan on December 10, 2012
Geneva - November 30, 2012 - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, announced that it will present its new strategic plan on Monday, December 10, 2012 before European stock markets open. GlobeNewswire

Orion is planning to apply for a marketing authorisation for combined budesonide-formoterol formulation of the Easyhaler® product family

Veidekke ASA: Veidekke to build culture hotel in Fosnavåg
Today Veidekke Entreprenør has signed a contract with Fosnavåg Vekst AS to build a hotel with a concert hall and cinema in Fosnavåg in Herøy municipality. This will be a turnkey contract valued at NOK 202 million, excluding VAT. GlobeNewswire

Jaana Klinga appointed Vacon Plc's Secretary to the Board
Vacon Plc, Stock Exchange Release, 30 November, 2012 at 1.00 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Financial Calendar 2013
Farstad Shipping ASA will publish their results for the 4th quarter 2012 and results for 2012 on February 14, 2013. GlobeNewswire

Barry Callebaut: Completion of Dijon sale to "Chocolaterie de Bourgogne"
Barry Callebaut /Barry Callebaut: Completion of Dijon sale to "Chocolaterie de Bourgogne". Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Addtech acquires Vallin Baltic AS and Vallin Baltic SIA
Addtech Energy, a business area in the Addtech Group, has today signed an agreement to acquire all shares outstanding in Vallin Baltic AS and Vallin Baltic SIA. GlobeNewswire

Rejlers participates to improve the environment in Svappavaara
(REJL B)Rejlers has been contracted to participate in the design when LKAB is investing in a new plant for the purification of flue gases in Svappavaara. In connection with the assignment Rejlers open an office in Gällivare.LKAB is investing in a new plant for the purification of flue gases in Svappavaara to continue to reduce its environmental impact GlobeNewswire

Ratos: Contex A/S sold to Procuritas
This information is disclosed in accordance with the Securities Markets Act, the Financial Instruments Trading Act or demands made in the exchange rules. GlobeNewswire

AerCap Settles Lawsuit with GE
AMSTERDAM, November 30, 2012 - AerCap Holdings N.V GlobeNewswire

AkzoNobel expanding Middle East operations
November 30, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Tele2 AB issues Swedish krona Bond
Stockholm - Tele2 AB (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm Exchange: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) announces that they successfully placed a 2.25 year bond in the Swedish bond market. GlobeNewswire

Systemair Interim Report Q2 2012/13 - Sales increased by 18%
Second quarter August-October 2012 GlobeNewswire

Klövern sells a property in Borås
Klövern AB (publ) has signed a contract for sale of a centrally located property in Borås for SEK 45 million. GlobeNewswire

Ghent University and MDxHealth Collaborate to Establish a Center in Pharmaco (Epi)genomics
IRVINE, CA, and LIEGE, BELGIUM - November 30, 2012 - MDxHealth SA (NYSE Euronext: MDXH), a leading molecular diagnostic company that develops and commercializes epigenetic tests to support cancer treatment, today announced that it has joined forces with the Ghent University to establish NXTGNT, a new Center in Pharmaco (Epi)genomics. GlobeNewswire

Outotec's Capital Markets Day 2012

Total number of voting rights in accordance with § 26a WpHG
ADVA Optical Networking SE /Total number of voting rights in accordance with § 26a WpHG. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

New number of shares in Handelsbanken
Due to an exchange of convertible notes in Svenska Handelsbanken AB, the number of Class A shares has increased by 138 383 shares and the number of votes has increased by 138 383. Following the increase, the total number of shares in Handelsbanken is 632 673 001 of which 620 922 558 are Class A shares and 11 750 443 are Class B shares GlobeNewswire

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