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Biogen Idec and Sobi Present New Data from the Phase 3 Study of their Long-Lasting Haemophilia Factor Candidate ELOCTATE(TM)
Additional Analyses from Phase 3 A-LONG Study Support Positive Clinical Profile of ELOCTATE for Haemophilia A GlobeNewswire

Nanobiotix announces €2.8 million grant from bpifrance to accelerate development of NBTXR3 in a third new indication
ACN Newswire

Transpetrol Withdraws From Joint Venture
Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Bors: SNI) announcedtoday that Transpetrol Gas Holdings Limited (Transpetrol) has exercised acall option to buy back two very large gas carriers (VLGCs) previouslysold to Avance Gas Holding Ltd. (AGHL), and a put option tosimultaneously sell its shares in the joint venture back to AGHL MarketWire

Autumn Casts an Amber Glow During Ales on Rails
Now in its 10th successful year, Verde Canyon Railroad's Ales on Rails kick starts this hearty harvest season with the vivid colors and robust flavors of fall. This rollicking beer-tasting celebration, originally just a weekend event, has expanded to Thursday through Sunday. Autumn beers boast deeper flavors, aromas and spices than light summertime ales MarketWire

Transpetrol Withdraws from Joint Venture
LONDON, July 4, 2013 - Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI) announced today that Transpetrol Gas Holdings Limited (Transpetrol) has exercised a call option to buy back two very large gas carriers (VLGCs) previously sold to Avance Gas Holding Ltd. (AGHL), and a put option to simultaneously sell its shares in the joint venture back to AGHL GlobeNewswire

Shareholders of Private Equity Holding AG approve all proposals by the Board of Directors by a large majority
Private Equity Holding AG /Shareholders of Private Equity Holding AG approve all proposals by the Board of Directors by a large majority . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Reevoo Ltd.: Can you trust the reviews you read?
London, 04 July 2013 - Bribing shoppers to leave a review is bad practice. It reduces trust and it doesn't even work. GlobeNewswire

Jakarta Fashion Week 2014 Lifts Indonesian Fashion on the World Stage
Jakarta Fashion Week (JFW) 2014, the major fashion platform in Indonesia, will be held from 19th to 25th October 2013 in Senayan City, Jakarta. Now in its sixth annual edition, JFW has put Jakarta on par with other fashion capitals of the world with its mission as lifting the nation's fashion wealth on the international fashion stage ACN Newswire

Zara extends its stores in Corio's portfolio
Zara more than doubles the size of its stores in Grand Littoral in Marseille (France) and Campania near Naples (Italy) by a further 3,000 m2 to create two new flagship stores. GlobeNewswire

Mobile App NARR8 to Release Four New Educational Series
NARR8, digital publisher of motion comics, interactive novels and nonfiction series, announced today the release of four new educational nonfiction series: Alma Mater, Micro, Biographics and Eureka, to their mobile platform. MarketWire

Top 10 European Destinations 2013: Visit North Iceland Says Lonely Planet
North Iceland has been named as one of the best places to visit in Europe, making Lonely Planet's Top 10 European Destinations list for 2013. MarketWire

Decision-Maker Elite of the Global Industry With Keynotes at the dmexco 2013
The magic of the wise men: The pioneers and leading brands of the global industry reveal their potential at the dmexco 2013 MarketWire

Avanti Mining Arranges US$10 Million Bridge Loan and Restructures Existing US$20 Million Bridge Financing
Avanti Mining Inc. (TSX VENTURE: AVT) (PINKSHEETS: AVNMF) and its wholly owned subsidiary Avanti Kitsault Mine Ltd. ("Avanti" or the "Company") announces that it has entered into a binding and committed term sheet with CEF Holdings Limited ("CEF") and Resource Capital Fund IV L.P MarketWire

RealtyTrac Ranks Top 15 Retirement Hot Spots for Real Estate Investing, Provides Tips on Buying With IRAs
RealtyTrac® (, the leading online marketplace for real estate data, today released a special report on real estate investing in cities that are retirement hot spots -- where at least one-third of the population is age 65 or older. MarketWire

etfile Improves Cloud-Based Document Management
etfile, a premier workflow and document management solutions provider, today declares freedom from paper with the launch of OfficeScope MarketWire

Boom in Beauty, Catering Services on Chinese Mainland; Hong Kong Companies Enjoy Product, Service Advantages
As urbanisation on the Chinese mainland gathers pace, new commercial districts and shopping complexes are proliferating, and middle-class consumers are increasingly pursuing quality in their lives. That includes such services as beauty and catering, according to Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) Deputy Director of Research (Greater China) Pansy Yau ACN Newswire

Bakery&Pastry2014 Serves Up a Winning Recipe
From ovens and equipment to ingredients, decorative elements, moulds and packaging, Bakery&Pastry2014 is a mecca for industry's baking and patisserie needs ACN Newswire

New CASBAA Members Reflect Industry Complexity
CASBAA welcomed seven new Corporate Members to its roster during the first half of 2013 with Alcatel-Lucent, Televisa, Haldanes, Media Partners Asia, Movideo, Smartcast and SpaceX joining the Asia-Pacific's premier association for multichannel TV ACN Newswire

ASEI-NEXI Hold Second Seminar for Japanese Affiliated Companies in Indonesia
Following the success of the firt ASEI - NEXI seminar in June 2012, NEXI and ASEI, with support from JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization), the Jakarta Japan Club and the Embassy of Japan, organized a Trade Credit Insurance seminar for Japanese affiliated companies at the Ritz-Carlton in Jakarta on July 2 ACN Newswire

Veidekke ASA: Veidekke acquires Skedsmo Pukkverk AS
Veidekke Industri is buying all shares in the company Skedsmo Pukkverk AS. "The acquisition will strengthen our aggregate operations in central eastern Norway and ensure us a good long-term position in a market area where we expect high activity in the coming years GlobeNewswire

Decisions taken by Ahlstrom Corporation's Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE July 4, 2013 at 14.00Not to be distributed in or into Australia, Canada, the Hong Kong special administrative region of the People's Republic of China, Japan, New Zealand, South Africa or the United States.Ahlstrom Corporation's Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGM) was held today on July 4, 2013. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä's Interim Report January-June 2013 to be published 18 July 2013 at 8.30 a.m. local time
Wärtsilä Corporation Financial Calendar 4 July 2013 at 1 p.m. EET GlobeNewswire

STONESOFT CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 4 July 2013 at noon 12:00 pm GlobeNewswire

Surge in New Middle-Class and Affluent Households to Drive Next Wave of Consumption Growth in Brazil
While the previous decade in Brazil was marked by the ascent of millions of households out of poverty, the rest of this decade will be characterized by a massive shift into the middle class and consistent growth in consumption of everything from higher-end consumer items to financial services MarketWire

Clarity launches the Mark Levinson No.52 Reference Preamplifier at KL International AV Show (KLIAV) 2013
The Clarity Group will be launching the Mark Levinson No. 52 Reference audio preamplifier at the KL International AV show from 5-7 July that will offer music lovers and audio connoisseurs the best of both worlds - uncompromising technological innovation encapsulated in a refined design to delight both the eyes and ears ACN Newswire

Nanobiotix Announces EUR 2.8 Million Grant from bpifrance to Accelerate Development of NBTXR3 in a Third New Indication
NANOBIOTIX (Euronext: NANO), a clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering novel approaches for the local treatment of cancer, announces today it has secured c.EUR 9 million in funding from bpifrance (formerly OSEO) of which EUR 2.8 million is directly attributable to the Company ACN Newswire

Royal Imtech launches fully underwritten 4 for 1 rights offering of approximately EUR 500 million
NOT FOR RELEASE, DISTRIBUTION OR PUBLICATION INTO OR IN THE UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, OR JAPAN   Rights offering important next step in financial restructuring of Royal Imtech Offering of 356,597,988 new ordinary shares at an issue price of EUR 1.40 per new ordinary share Issue price represents a discount of approximately 37 GlobeNewswire

RomReal : Trades by Primary Insiders
The following primary insiders of RomReal Ltd. (the "Company") have performed the following trades: GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä RT-flex58T version D ER-3 engine successfully passes Type Approval Test
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 4 July 2013 at 10 am EET GlobeNewswire

SoMedia Networks (TSXV:VID) lists on the TSX Venture Exchange - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, July 3, 2013 - SoMedia Networks (TSXV:VID) lists on the TSXVenture Exchange. The company completed an IPO offering of 3.8 million shares at a price of $0.85, raising gross proceeds of $3.25 million, with Canaccord Genuity acting as agent for the offering GlobeNewswire

Origin Enterprises Plc - Disposal of Marine Proteins and Oils JV Interest
ARYZTA AG /Origin Enterprises Plc - Disposal of Marine Proteins and Oils JV Interest. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Media Release | MCH Group: Executive Board changes
MCH Group AG /Media Release | MCH Group: Executive Board changes. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

GHENT, Belgium, 4 July 2013 - Ablynx (Euronext Brussels: ABLX) today announced that it has initiated two additional Phase I studies with its anti-RSV Nanobody®, ALX-0171, with the goal of commencing paediatric development during the second half of 2014 GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions signs contract with Repsol Sinopec Brazil
4 July 2013 - Aker Solutions' subsidiary Managed Pressure Operations will deliver managed pressure drilling (MPD) systems and riser gas handling services to Repsol Sinopec Brazil. The parties agreed not to disclose the value of the order. GlobeNewswire

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