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Bank of Montreal Private Banking Firms Honoured by Global Brands Magazine in Multiple Geographies
BMO Harris Private Banking and BMO Private Bank, both part of Bank of Montreal, have been recognized in multiple geographies by Global Brands Magazine for success in providing customized quality wealth management solutions and product innovation globally. MarketWire

Primero Discovers Another New High Grade Vein at San Dimas and Intersects New Mineralization at Cerro Del Gallo
Primero Mining Corp. ("Primero" or the "Company") (TSX: P) (NYSE: PPP) (ASX: PPM) is pleased to announce results of recent drilling at both its San Dimas mine and its Cerro del Gallo development project in Mexico. MarketWire

FEMSA Shareholders Approved Ps. 6,684 Million Dividend
Fomento Económico Mexicano, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: FMX) (BMV: FEMSAUBD) (BMV: FEMSAUB) ("FEMSA" or the "Company") held its Annual Ordinary General Shareholders Meeting today, during which the shareholders approved the payment of a cash dividend in the amount of Ps. 6,684 million, consisting of Ps. 0.416666 per each Series "D" share and Ps. 0 MarketWire

Warner Music Group Corp. to Conduct Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, December 12, 2013
Warner Music Group Corp. will release its financial results on Thursday, December 12, 2013 for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2013 and will hold an earnings update conference call that morning at 8:30 a.m. ET. MarketWire

Stonegate Bank Declares Dividend
The Board of Directors of Stonegate Bank (OTCBB: SGBK) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share, payable on December 27, 2013. The December 27, 2013, dividend is payable to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 18, 2013. MarketWire

Media Advisory: Pratt & Whitney Canada Celebrates PT6(R) Engine's 50th Anniversary With Significant Presence at NAAA 2013
NAAA - Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) is ready to celebrate 50 years of its iconic PT6® engine at the upcoming National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA)'s Annual Convention & Exposition, held just a few days before the December 22 anniversary mark. The convention will take place in Reno, Nevada, from December 9-12. P&WC is a United Technologies Corp MarketWire

Bayport International Holdings, Inc. Update to Oil & Natural Gas Interest
Bayport International Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: BAYP) We would like to update our shareholders with interest held by BAYP. The following is a list of producing wells which Bayport International Holdings, Inc. has several different types of interest in. MarketWire

Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. (OTCQB: XTRND) Recognized as Fast-Growing Business
The Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. (OTCQB: XTRND), known as the X Train, was recognized by leading cloud communications and collaboration service provider, 8x8, Inc. with their "Fast-Growing Business" award MarketWire

TyMetrix Introduces a Universal Solution for Law Firms to Streamline Critical Billing Processes With eBillingDesk
TyMetrix, the global leader in intelligent enterprise legal solutions for mastering the business of law, introduces eBillingDesk, a solution that helps law firms recognize revenue sooner by improving the billing process MarketWire

Kabe Exploration Letter to Shareholders
Kabe Exploration Inc. (OTCBB: KABX), (OTCQB: KABX) MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced that its Board of Directors met yesterday and declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share. The cash dividend will be payable on January 9, 2014 to stockholders of record at the close of business on December 19, 2013. MarketWire

Top Industrial Market News Stories for First Week of December 2013, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at MarketWire Announces USPS Shipping Integration With 3dcart® (NASDAQ: STMP), the leading provider of USPS postage online and shipping software to nearly 500,000 customers, today announced a new integration with 3dcart, an e-commerce solution that allows retailers to build, market and successfully operate an online store. MarketWire

ASM International N.V. to host Technology seminar
Almere, The NetherlandsDecember 6, 2013 GlobeNewswire

Galapagos increases share capital through warrant exercises
Mechelen, Belgium; 6 December 2013 - Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announced today a capital increase arising from employee and management warrant exercises. GlobeNewswire

East Capital Explorer AB - Net Asset Value (NAV) SEK 82 per share on 30 November 2013
NAV and share price development GlobeNewswire

Anne Taintor's Essential Gifts Make the Holidays Fun, Festive and Fabulous
BROOKLYN, NY--(Marketwired - December 06, 2013) - Need the perfect gift for that savvy woman who's impossible to shop for? Whether it's your BFF, co-worker, or even your mother-in-law, Anne Taintor Inc., the original vintage humor company, has what every modern woman needs -- a good laugh MarketWire

Seven Swords Media Tapped to Pilot New HP and Google Technology
CRANSTON, RI--(Marketwired - December 06, 2013) - Seven Swords Media today announced the integration of a new package of HP hardware and Google applications not yet available to the masses, as part of a pilot project partnership with Reliable IT to test the product. MarketWire

Southern Energy Group to Acquire Additional Leases in Guadalupe County, TX
PORTLAND, TN--(Marketwired - December 06, 2013) - Southern Energy Group, Inc. (SEG) announced its plans to acquire a 20% stake in the Rabb-Appling, Clemmie Caster, Alvin Engleke, and Vernon Engleke Leases located in Guadalupe County, TX MarketWire

Spelman College Appoints New Vice President for Enrollment Management
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - December 06, 2013) - Spelman College has appointed Ingrid Hayes Vice President for Enrollment Management effective Dec. 2, 2013. In this role, Hayes will provide strategic leadership for enrollment initiatives from student recruitment and matriculation to graduation MarketWire

AbelCine Training Announces the Launch of Online Workshops
BURBANK, CA--(Marketwired - December 06, 2013) - Today, AbelCine announced the launch of online workshops through their website, These new online classes are based on the highly successful workshops presented at the company's New York City and Burbank, CA locations. MarketWire

King Technologies Announces Distribution Partnership With IPitomy Communications

Northern Power Systems Awarded TUV Rheinland Certification
ZURICH, SWITZERLAND--(Marketwired - December 06, 2013) - Northern Power Systems, a next-generation wind turbine technology company, announced today that it has been awarded TÜV Rheinland certification. MarketWire

Poly Shield Technologies Inc. Sells its Wholly Owned Subsidiary New World Technologies Group, Inc.
Poly Shield Technologies Inc. (OTCBB: SHPR) ("Poly Shield") announces that on December 5, 2013, Poly Shield entered into a divestiture and share purchase agreement (the "Agreement") dated effective as of December 2, 2013, by and amongst Poly Shield, Poly Shield's wholly owned subsidiary New World Technologies Group, Inc. ("NWT"), and Octavio Viveros. MarketWire

Sleigh Bells Are Ringin' -- and Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show Is Swingin' Into the Holiday Season Once Again
Last year around this time, "Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show" posed the question, "What could be more festive, hip and swingin' than spending the holidays with Frank, Sammy, Dean and Joey?" MarketWire

Allerayde SAB Secures Grant from European Space Agency
Allerayde SAB, Inc. (OTCQB: ASAB) today announced that the company has secured a grant from the European Space Agency for costs associated with the patent process and creating a working prototype of a new integrated communicator device to be used in conjunction with AAA Pen® MarketWire


Contemporary World Music Guitarist Pierre Bensusan Continues His Decades-Long Association With Lowden Guitars, Sponsor of His Highly-Anticipated 40th Anniversary Tour
Pierre Bensusan's upcoming 40th Anniversary Tour of Europe and North America will also be a celebration of a dynamic 35-year association with his longtime guitar maker Lowden Guitars ( MarketWire

Helix BioPharma Corp. Announces Changes in Senior Management
Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: HBP) (FRANKFURT: HBP), a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced that it has terminated its employment of John Docherty, effective immediately. MarketWire

Lexaria Corp. Announces Successful New Oil Well
Lexaria Corp. (OTCQB: LXRP) (CNSX: LXX) (the "Company" or "Lexaria") is pleased to report that the newly drilled PPF-12-7 well at Belmont Lake has reached total depth and sidewall core analysis indicates approximately 20 feet (true vertical depth) of oil bearing pay. MarketWire

Downtown Savannah Hotel Joins in the Annual Festival of Lights in Savannah, Georgia
The holiday spirit can incorporate many aspects, from helping others, to admiring seasonal lights, to celebrating with family and friends. Or, for places like the SpringHill Suites Savannah Downtown/Historic District, embracing the season can involve all of this and more MarketWire

Oil-Dri Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results
Oil-Dri Corporation of America (NYSE: ODC) today announced net sales of $63,546,000 for the first quarter ended October 31, 2013, a 3% increase compared with net sales of $61,417,000 in the same quarter one year ago. Net income for the first quarter was $2,887,000 or $0.41 per diluted share, down 36% from the record high net income of $4,452,000, or $0 MarketWire

Con Edison President Craig Ivey to Speak at Wells Fargo 2013 Energy Symposium
Craig Ivey, president of Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., the principal subsidiary of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE: ED), will speak at the Wells Fargo 2013 Energy Symposium on Wednesday, December 11, between 10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. (ET). MarketWire

LI Businessman Joseph Secreti to Accept Corporate Leadership Award
Thirty-one years ago Joseph Secreti opened the first Cactus Salon and Day Spa in Dix Hills, New York. Now, Cactus Salons are in over 26 locations and Secreti oversees 700 employees. The vast expansion of Cactus Salons has resulted in Secreti's true American success story-serving over 40,000 Long Island clients on a regular basis. MarketWire

UPDATE: Jafari Announces Second Facebook Contest for Diabetic-Friendly Holiday Recipes
Following up on the tremendous popularity of their recent Facebook contest that collected diabetic-friendly dessert recipes, Jafari Medical Supply is sponsoring a second contest, this one geared toward diabetic-friendly recipes for the upcoming holidays. As before, the recipes will be gathered and immortalized in a downloadable recipe e-book. MarketWire

Self Storage Group Adopts Stockholder Rights Plan
Self Storage Group, Inc. (formerly Global Income Fund, Inc.) (OTCQB: SELF) (the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors, after careful consideration and based on the recommendation of a special committee comprised solely of the independent directors, by the unanimous vote of the directors present, adopted a stockholder rights plan (the "Plan") MarketWire

CEC Launches New Education Program for Juvenile Petty Crime Offenders
Corrective Education Company (CEC) today released CEC Refocus™, a new juvenile education program built around cognitive restructuring and life skills with the purpose of reducing recidivism among juveniles MarketWire

SKINNEY Medspa in NYC Offers Three Non-Surgical Holiday Procedures
Three non-surgical procedures that will help you look your best and fit into your busy schedules this holiday season. MarketWire

Emerge.MD TeleHealth Releases OnePass(TM) Secure Messaging Application to Improve Care Team Collaboration
Leading telehealth provider Emerge.MD has announced the release of OnePass™, a secure messaging application that enables instant access to a clinician's directory of care teams across all systems via private cloud MarketWire

Masimo and Newborn Foundation Jointly Announce Mobile Health Initiative to Reduce Global Newborn Mortality
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced the launch of iSpO2™ Rx Pulse Oximeter with M-LNCS™ connector, enabling adhesive sensor use on newborns for accurate and cost-effective screening with mobile devices in low-resource settings MarketWire

Skout Unveils Update to Global Networking Application
Skout, the world's largest global, mobile network for meeting new people, has released Skout 4.0 in the iTunes App Store. The new release encompasses a complete creative redesign, enhanced navigation and new features, enabling faster operating speed, user search and chat search. MarketWire

Target Energy Limited Announces Drilling Commences at Sydney #2
US-focused oil and gas producer Target Energy Limited ("Target") (OTCQX: TEXQY) (ASX: TEX) is pleased to advise that drilling operations commenced at the Sydney #2 well in the company's Fairway Project in West Texas at 12.00 am on Monday 26 November 2013, USA CST (operations report below). MarketWire

International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) Holds Seminar on UV Advanced Oxidation Processes (AOPs) at Imperial College of London
On December 16, 2013, IUVA will sponsor a seminar, "Ultraviolet Advanced Oxidation Processes (AOPs): International Experience and Perspectives at the Imperial College, London, UK from 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Cost is £ 300 for non-members and £ 225 for members. Exhibitor space and Sponsorships are available. MarketWire

Agri-Dynamics, Inc. Clarifies and Defines Stock Issue and Availability and Names New Chief Executive Officer
Agri-Dynamics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AGDY), an OTC-Pink current company trading on the OTC (Pink) Market, today completed an interior accounting of its stock issue and availability for public trading. MarketWire

IAGC President Applauds API and NOIA for Study on Economic Benefits of Atlantic Offshore Oil and Gas Development
International Association of Geophysical Contractors President Chip Gill today issued the following statement on the joint API and NOIA commissioned study on the economic benefits of increasing access to offshore oil and natural gas in the Atlantic: MarketWire

US Retailers Fail to Capitalize on Cyber Monday Profits
Cyber Monday, the busiest annual online shopping day of the year, made history with customers spending a record breaking $2 billion, but many retailers failed to capitalize on potential profits as they struggled to cope with the pressure of increased website traffic driven by seasonal promotions. That's according to live website performance data from Borland, a Micro Focus company. MarketWire

New Mobile App Lets Sage Business Prepaid Visa Card Users Manage Usage, View Spending, Replenish Funds
Sage North America today announced new mobile capabilities for the Sage Business Prepaid Visa Card, which allows businesses to instantly allocate funds to employees while managing employee spending based on company policies. Using the Sage Business Prepaid Visa Card mobile application ("app"), businesses can place daily spending limits on cards and restrict card usage by merchant category MarketWire

Ukraine National TV Joins MHz Networks Schedule in D.C. Area
Ukraine National TV has recently joined in partnership with MHz Networks. MarketWire

BMO Economics: U.S. Job Numbers Continue to Shine
November non-farm payrolls showed another stronger-than-expected result with 203,000 jobs added, as U.S. businesses largely brushed off fiscal concerns, according to BMO Economics. MarketWire

Revolutionary Concepts in Talks to Sell Mobile Patent Portfolio to One of World's Largest Internet Companies
Revolutionary Concepts Inc., (OTCQB: REVO), a publicly traded company that designs and develops mobile video software and remote security communication systems, announced that it has been in talks with one of the world's largest internet related service companies to sell or license its patented mobile product portfolio MarketWire

Geek Beat and Mobile Nations Team Up for CES Live
Geek Beat and Mobile Nations today announced that they are once again joining forces to provide live video coverage of the biggest tech event of the year, the International CES. CES 2014 takes place in Las Vegas, NV, from January 7-10, 2014 MarketWire

The Holidays Are the Best Time to Stage an Addiction Intervention
'Tis the season to be jolly, but for many, the holidays are a time of stress and despair, or at the very least, dangerous overindulgence. Drug and alcohol abuse are expected to spike during the holidays, due to seasonal parties, holiday-related disruption, stress and even symptoms of seasonal affective disorder (SAD). MarketWire

Pangolin Diamonds Announces Drilling Results on Geobotanical Anomaly GK6 in Jwaneng South Project, Botswana
Pangolin Diamonds Corp. (TSX VENTURE: PAN), (the "Company" or "Pangolin") today provides an update on the drilling program at its 100% owned Jwaneng South diamond exploration project in Botswana. MarketWire

RentHop Partners With Citi Habitats to Bring More Exclusive Listings to New York Apartment Renters
RentHop, the smarter apartment search marketplace, today announced a new partnership with Citi Habitats, one of New York City's largest and most successful real estate brokerages. MarketWire

Brekford Announces Appointment of Rod Hillman as New President and Chief Operating Officer
Brekford Corp MarketWire

Latteno's Wholly-Owned Valley Organics Expands Operations to Colorado
Latteno Food Corp. (OTC Pink: LATF) today announced that its wholly-owned co-op Valley Organics has expanded its R&D and products development to Colorado due to recent Federal policies and State laws changes. MarketWire

Hollund Industrial Marine to See Potential Revenues From North Cal
Hollund Industrial Marine, Inc. (OTC Pink: HIMR) ("Hollund" or the "Company") (, an underwater forest management company, announced yesterday, Thursday, December 5, 2013, the Company secured upwards of $1,000,000 in purchase orders for its underwater harvested tropical hardwoods MarketWire

Oriens to Reduce Authorized Shares
Oriens Travel & Hotel Management Corp. (OTC Pink: OTHM), the Next Generation International Hotel Brand Operator, operating its Hotel PURE brand, announced today that the Company has reached an amicable arrangement with its debt holders (in principle) which will allow Oriens to reduce its current Authorized Shares. MarketWire

November Employment Results Show Stark Contrast Between People With and Without Disabilities

Computerworld Names Covanta's Stuart Kippelman to Premier 100 IT Leaders
IDG's Computerworld has named Covanta CIO and Vice President Stuart Kippelman as a 2014 Premier 100 IT Leaders honoree. This year's Premier 100 spotlights 100 leaders from both the technology and business sides of companies for their exceptional technology leadership and innovative approaches to business challenges. Mr MarketWire

PBS Holding, Inc., (PBHG) Signs a New Artist and Forms an Art Advisory Council
PBS Holding, Inc. (OTC Pink: PBHG) (the "Company") today released an update to shareholders. The company signs a world renowned artist Nenad Mirkovich, and forms an advisory council for artists' development and acquisition. MarketWire

Guar Global Ltd. Issues Advisory Regarding Unauthorized Third Party Promotional Activities
Guar Global Ltd. (OTCQB: GGBL) ("Guar Global" or the "Company"), a company aiming to implement innovative strategies and methods to increase crop yields of guar, an organic gelling agent used extensively in hydraulic fracturing by the oil and gas sector, has learned of unauthorized third-party promotional activities. MarketWire

Mabwe Minerals and WGB Kinsey Close Equity Exchange Agreement
Mabwe Minerals Inc MarketWire

Anglo Pacific Group PLC: Interim dividend for the year ended Dec 31, 2013

November US Employment Report From Elance: 52,000 New Freelance Jobs Created and Freelancer Earnings up 67%
Elance, the leading online work marketplace, today released its November U.S. Employment Report which shows 52,000 new freelance jobs were created and U.S. freelancers earned more than $7 million last month. An estimated one-third of the U.S MarketWire

Scotiabank Announces Dividend on Outstanding Shares
Scotiabank (TSX: BNS)(NYSE: BNS) today announced a dividend on the outstanding shares of the Bank for the quarter ending January 31, 2014, as follows, payable on January 29, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 7, 2014: MarketWire

Scotiabank Reports Record 2013 Annual Net Income of $6.7 Billion
Scotiabank (TSX: BNS)(NYSE: BNS) MarketWire

GSK and Theravance Announce Positive Results From Pivotal Phase III Study for Fluticasone Furoate/Vilanterol in Asthma
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) today announced positive results from a phase III efficacy and safety study of fluticasone furoate "FF"/vilanterol "VI" designed to support a potential filing for an asthma indication for adults in the US. MarketWire

Blue Star Opportunities Corp. (BSTO) Provides Revenue Guidance for Q4 Company to Achieve Strong Year to Year Growth
Blue Star Opportunities Corp. (The "Company") (OTC Pink: BSTO) announces today that it is expecting that its revenues for Q4 2013 will reach between $1,100,000 and $1,200,000, based on the quantity of product shipped so far in the quarter. Income and cash flow are expected to be positive. MarketWire

Qu Biologics Granted Broad European Patent for Targeted Treatment of Multiple Cancers
Qu Biologics Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing Site Specific Immunomodulators (SSIs) that aim to reboot the body's immune system to treat cancer and autoimmune disease, announced it has been granted a broad European patent covering the use of vaccines derived from bacterial components to stimulate a targeted immune response to a variety of common cancers. MarketWire

Makism 3D Corp. Provides Update on OTC Markets Status
Makism 3D Corp. (OTCBB: MDDD) ("Makism 3D" or the "Company"), a manufacturer of consumer and professional grade 3D printers, has been advised that the OTC Markets Group has placed a trading advisory on the Company's symbol. MarketWire

Champion Enters Into Arrangement Agreement With Mamba

Game Insight Launches All-New Game Channel on Apple App Store
Game Insight is pleased to announce the launch of its all-new Game Insight channel on the Apple App Store. The new channel will feature all of Game Insight's newest and most popular iOS titles, including Mystery Manor, Airport City, The Tribez, and Dragon Eternity, and in the future, it will be home to the company's future titles, including Tank Domination and Running Shadow. MarketWire

Papercheck Launches Elite Editing Service
Papercheck, LLC, a leading editing and proofreading services company, today announced its Elite Editing service, the first offering on the market that provides a higher level of editing than can be accomplished with typical standard editing services MarketWire

Adconion Direct Partners With HomeAid San Diego and Alpha Project to Provide Shelter and Aid for Local Women
Adconion Direct (, an industry leader in cross channel digital advertising spanning display, video, mobile, email and social media, gathered today in support of HomeAid San Diego to provide housing for local homeless women MarketWire

The Edwards Lifesciences Fund to Grant ~$5.6 Million to 450+ Non-Profit Organizations in 2013
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, announced today that The Edwards Lifesciences Fund will grant approximately $5.6 million this year to support health- and community-focused charitable initiatives MarketWire

Abby's Initial Beta Target Marketing of Trucks N Tatas Brand Shows Promising Results via Social Media Outlet and Their Website
Abby, Inc. (OTCQB: ABBY) -- Benjamin Rangel, Director of Digital Marketing of Abby's T1O Events and Promotions, has stated, "We are pleased to report our beta market testing using one of the largest social media marketing platforms shows signs of success. We choose Facebook for their ability to target the demographics the Trucks N Tatas brand wants to attract MarketWire

Vista Partners Publishes December 2013 Macroeconomic & Investment Newsletter
Vista Partners ("Vista") announced today that it published its FREE Macroeconomic & Investment Monthly Newsletter for the month of December. Each monthly newsletter from Vista contains macroeconomic thoughts from Principal Analyst Ross Silver, investment considerations, monthly highlights of each covered company and other broad based commentary. MarketWire

The Recording Academy(R) and Atlantic Records to Release the 2014 GRAMMY(R) Nominees Album
The Recording Academy®'s GRAMMY Recordings® and Atlantic Records have teamed to release the 2014 GRAMMY® Nominees album, which will be available Jan. 21, 2014, in stores and via digital retailers. The 20th anniversary installment of the best-selling series will feature an array of this year's GRAMMY-nominated artists and hit songs across multiple genres MarketWire

Sage Announces Partnership to Distribute and Support eTakeoff Products
Sage North America today announced that it is partnering with eTakeoff to provide estimators with a new collection of electronic takeoff products within the Sage portfolio of estimating solutions. eTakeoff can be used as a stand-alone solution, the first step to automating the estimating process or along with Sage Estimating to further improve bidding efficiencies. MarketWire

Acer to Award Winning School a Technology Makeover to Promote 21st Century Learning
Editor's Summary: Acer is offering schools in the U.S. the chance to transform their classrooms with immersive tablet technology. Educators are invited to submit a summary using video, images or text describing why their classroom deserves a makeover. The contest winner will receive a classroom set of Acer Iconia W Series tablets with a retail value of $15,000 MarketWire

China Commercial Credit Initiates Website Blog
China Commercial Credit, Inc. (NASDAQ: CCCR), a microfinance company whose major business is providing microcredit loans and loan guarantees to small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs), farmers and individuals in Jiangsu Province, said it is today commencing a blog, "From The CEO," appearing on the Investor tab of the company's web site, MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power Corp Provides General Corporate Update
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCQB: AFPW) (the "Company"), provided today a general corporate update on recent activities. MarketWire

Gateway Debuts Touch Screen Notebooks Starting at Just $329
Editors' Summary: Gateway LT41P with a 10.1-inch HD display and Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 Edition is the perfect compact touch-screen mobile PC Gateway NV570P boosts productivity with Intel Core performance and 15.6-inch HD touch display Both products offer excellent connectivity with HDMI and USB Prices starting at only $329.99 for LT41P, $449 MarketWire

Greek Jewelry Designer Announces New Collection for Holidays
Kalliste NYC, an innovative retailer and wholesaler of Grecian inspired jewelry, invites consumers to view their impressive collection of handmade jewelry. Please visit their Etsy shop at to view the vast line of products just in time for the holidays. MarketWire

Music & Arts Kicks Off "12 Days of Giveaways"
Look for this season's hottest musical gifts at Music & Arts and you may just win one for free! The nation's largest music retail company and lesson provider is set to kick off its unique "12 Days of Giveaways" contest on Dec. 6 through Dec. 17. MarketWire

Genetic Technologies Announces Publication Highlighting Cost-Effectiveness of BREVAGen(TM) in Cancer Prevention Research
Genetic Technologies Limited (ASX: GTG) (NASDAQ: GENE) today announced its flagship genetic breast cancer risk prediction test, BREVAGen™, is featured in the online issue of Cancer Prevention Research Vol 6 (12): pp 1328 - 36 dated December 5, 2013. The publication profiles the cost-effectiveness of the BREVAGen™ test versus direct MRI screening for breast cancer risk MarketWire

Zynex Announces CEO Interview With The Wall Street Analyst
Zynex, Inc. (OTCQB: ZYXI), a provider and developer of non-invasive medical devices for electrotherapy, stroke rehabilitation, neurological diagnosis and cardiac monitoring, announced that The Wall Street Analyst conducted an audio interview with Zynex's CEO, Thomas Sandgaard. MarketWire

CPG Companies Have Major Opportunity to Transform IT Strategy
A large proportion of consumer-packaged-goods (CPG) companies are following a less-than-optimal approach in their information-technology strategies, according to a new report by the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) MarketWire

Industrial Info to Participate in Conference on Improving Construction Demand Analytics
Next week in Washington, D.C., Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will join representatives from leading industrial firms, service providers, labor unions, training organizations, federal government agencies and market analytic firms to discuss how to improve construction demand analytics. MarketWire

Long Island Surgeon Offers Fraxel for Skin Resurfacing This Holiday
Long Island Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Burt Greenberg, offers Fraxel as a non-surgical cosmetic treatment option to his patients this holiday season. Fraxel treats fine lines and wrinkles, surface scarring, pigmentation, sun damage and more. MarketWire

The International Myeloma Foundation Announces Partnership With Onyx Pharmaceuticals to Support Black Swan Research Initiative(TM)
The International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) -- improving the quality of life of myeloma patients while working toward prevention and a cure -- and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an Amgen subsidiary (NASDAQ: AMGN), today announced the start of a multi-year collaboration in support of the IMF's Black Swan Research Initiative® (BSRI®) MarketWire

Sage Appoints David Rumer as Vice President of Market Development in Canada
Sage North America announced that David Rumer will be joining as vice president of market development in Canada. Sage is a leading global provider of accounting, ERP and other business management applications and services for small and medium-sized businesses, with more than 500,000 customers in Canada and 6 million customers worldwide. MarketWire

PriceSmart Announces November Sales; Also Announces Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results
PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) today announced that for the month of November 2013, net sales increased 13.8% to $209.0 million from $183.7 million in November a year earlier. For the three months ended November 30, 2013, net sales increased 12.6% to $589.7 million from $523.6 million in the same period last year MarketWire

Nano Labs Anti-Corrosion Paint Utilized in Rehabilitation of Convention Center
Nano Labs Corp. ("Nano Labs" or the "Company") (OTCQB: CTLE) is pleased to announce the application of its proprietary nano coating, corrosion protecting paint, currently being installed at the Convention Center Ciudad Madero in Tampico, Mexico. MarketWire

Sotheby's International Realty Brand Continues Growth in Japan
Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced that JS International Inc., which owns Japan Sotheby's International Realty, is converting six locations of its related company, List Co. Ltd., across Tokyo and Kanagawa to operate under the Sotheby's International Realty® brand. These offices will do business as List Sotheby's International Realty. MarketWire

Farris Engineering, JA Moody Team Up for Naval and Marine Sales
Farris Engineering, a business unit of Curtiss-Wright Flow Control, today announced it has entered into an agreement with a respected marine valve sales and service company, JA Moody, designating them as the Farris Engineering sales representative to the U.S. Navy and commercial marine markets. MarketWire

Don't Overlook Long Term Care Insurance Tax Deduction Opportunity
There is still time to secure a significant 2013 tax deduction for having long term care insurance purchased prior to the end of the year with an increased deduction next year according to an industry expert. MarketWire

China Metro Rural Holdings Limited Announces Resignation of Non-Executive Director
The Board of Directors of China Metro-Rural Holdings Limited (NYSE MKT: CNR) (the "Company") today has announced that Mr. Cheng Chung Hing ("Mr. Cheng") has tendered his resignation as member of the Board of Directors, to be effective December 5, 2013. Mr MarketWire

SparkLabs Selects Nine Companies for Its Third Class From Seoul, Tokyo, San Francisco and Chicago
SparkLabs (, a startup accelerator in Korea, has selected its third class of companies. The nine companies participating in SparkLabs' program hailed from Seoul, Tokyo, San Francisco and Chicago. MarketWire

A Perfect Day at the Spa for Every Budget
Marriott has your back with this handy infographic guide for the perfect spa experience, whether you're on a budget or ready to splurge. MarketWire

GumGum Expands Beyond Images With Introduction of In-Screen Ads
GumGum ( today announced the official introduction of In-Screen Ads, an audience-targeted, responsive display unit designed for multi-screen delivery and proven to drive superior engagement and viewability for brands. MarketWire

Advisory: Minerals Technologies Inc. to Present at J.P. Morgan SMid Cap Conference in Chicago on December 10:
NEW YORK, December 6-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) will attend the J.P. Morgan SMid Cap Conference in Chicago on December 10 at the Westin River North Hotel. Douglas Dietrich, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation to investors at 10:15 a.m. Central Standard Time. The presentation is being webcast at: http://jpmorgan.metameetings GlobeNewswire

Frans Wynans, President of ARTContent Publishing Limited Partnership is Interviewed by Ted Ohashi, CFA - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, December 6, 2013 - Frans Wynans, President of ARTContent Publishing Limited Partnership is interviewed by InvestmentPitch's Ted Ohashi, CFA. Mr. Wynans, noted art dealer, gallery owner, and art publisher discusses the investment highlights of the Limited Partnership. GlobeNewswire

Martyn Ravenhill Announces the Release of His New Book, The Social Stockmarket
Entrepreneur and businessman Martyn Ravenhill is proud to announce that his first book, "The Social Stockmarket" will be hitting bookshelves on December 9. GlobeNewswire

Top Tips on How to Reduce Stress and Live a Happier, Healthier Life
Los Angeles, California -- In today's fast-paced world, people are more stressed than ever before. Between working long hours, financial woes, freeway traffic to and from work and a whole host of other factors, stress is becoming a serious issue in the lives of many adults around the world GlobeNewswire

Naked Brand Group (OTCQB:NAKD) Issues Update on Recent Activities and Appointments - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, British Columbia, December 6, 2013 - Naked Brand Group (OTCQB:NAKD) has issued an update on the recent activities of the company GlobeNewswire

Net Asset Value as of November 30, 2013
Private Equity Holding AG /Net Asset Value as of November 30, 2013. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Golar LNG to Sell a Portion of Its Interests in Golar LNG Partners LP
Golar LNG Limited ("Golar" or "the Company") announced today that it is offering 3,400,000 common units, representing limited partner interests in Golar LNG Partners LP ("Golar Partners" or the "Partnership"), as a selling unitholder in the public offering announced on December 5, 2013 by Golar Partners (the "Offering") GlobeNewswire

Nestlé empowers female coffee farmers in Kenya
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé empowers female coffee farmers in Kenya. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ARCADIS financial calendar and update on quarterly reporting process
ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the world's leading natural and built asset design and consultancy firm, today announced that starting in 2014, the company will release a quarterly trading statement for the first and third quarters of the year, rather than publishing a full set of financial results GlobeNewswire

Best on coverage with new frequencies in Norway
(Fornebu, Norway - 6 December 2013) Telenor Norway has today been allocated new 3G and 4G frequencies. By purchasing new frequencies Telenor will be able to offer even better 4G coverage to Norwegian customers as soon as early 2014. GlobeNewswire

EVRY: Agreement with Telenor
(Oslo, 6 December 2013) EVRY has entered into an agreement with Telenor Norway to extend deliveries of operating services for an additional year beyond the currently agreed delivery period. The original agreement ran to 31 December 2015, but has now been extended to 31 December 2016. The extension of the agreement represents total contract value in excess of NOK 200 million GlobeNewswire

DSM - repurchase of shares (29 November - 5 December 2013)
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has repurchased 164,545 of its own shares in the period from 29 November 2013 up to and including 5 December 2013 at an average price of €57.17. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering existing option plans, announced on 6 November 2013. The consideration of this repurchase was €9.4 million GlobeNewswire

NANOBIOTIX :strengthens its NanoXray pipeline with the launch of NBTX-TOPO development, the first nanotherapeutic with embedded radar

Novartis investigational compound LBH589 significantly extended time without disease progression in Phase III multiple myeloma study
Novartis International AG /Novartis investigational compound LBH589 significantly extended time without disease progression in Phase III multiple myeloma study . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Surplus for Swedish central government in November
Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 13.0 billion in November, which was SEK 7.2 billion higher than the Debt Office's forecast from October.  This is mainly explained by higher tax income and lower on-lending to the Riksbank. GlobeNewswire

Coconut Club Vacations Releases List of Popular Destinations for Holiday 2013
Coconut Club Vacations is a leading source for luxury vacations, and is now releasing a list of popular 2013 Holiday destinations to aid members in planning their December travels. GlobeNewswire

Hacienda Encantada Announces Exclusive Dine Out Privileges Plan at this Exclusive Cabo Resort
Hacienda Encantada is pleased to announce its exclusive Dine Out Privileges Plan for members and guests to take advantage of during their stay at this luxury Cabo Resort. GlobeNewswire

Grand Travel Worldwide Shares Top 2013 Travel Tips For the Holidays
Grand Travel Worldwide is a luxury vacation provider that releases many tips for making holiday traveling successful and stress-free. Grand Travel Worldwide recognizes that the holidays can be chaotic and recommends that travelers follow these simple pointers before heading on vacation GlobeNewswire

Express Travel Network Provides Tips for How to Bundle Up Without the Bulk while Traveling this Holiday Season
Express Travel Network wants to ensure that everyone traveling this holiday season stays warm and safe, and has provided some important tips for layering up when traveling to cold destinations this holiday. GlobeNewswire

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