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EmergenSys Corporation Closes CDN$5,000,000 Financing
QUEBEC, June 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- EmergenSys Corporation ("EmergenSys" or the "Company") (OTCBB:EMGS), a Public Safety System provider, announced it has closed a private placement offering in the total amount of CDN$5,540,000. Desjardins Securities Inc. was the agent for the offering. The placement involved the sale of 13,850,000 Special Warrants at a price of CDN$.40 per Special Warrant or an aggregate of CDN$5,540,000. Each Special Warrant is exercisable to acquire, for no additional consideration, one common share and one common stock purchase warrant of the Company (the "Purchase Warrants"). Each Purchase Warrant is exercisable for the purchase of one additional common share of the Company. Each Purchase Warrant entitles the holder thereof to purchase one common share at a price of CDN$.50 per share until April 30, 2005 and at a price of CDN$.60 per share from May 1, 2005 through April 30, 2006.
COMSYS Information Technology Services, Inc.
Secure IT Invests in New Training Tool to Keep Consultants on Cutting Edge of Technology
ROCKVILLE, Md., June 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Secure IT, the federal division of staffing firm COMSYS Services LLC (COMSYS), announced today the addition of Books 24x7 to its comprehensive consultant e-Learning program. Books 24x7 allows consultants to efficiently search through numerous Referenceware libraries, creating improved access to the latest technical books and information. By continually enhancing technical skill sets through Internet-based training, Secure IT insures its clients have access to the highest caliber consultants.
OBN Holdings, Inc
OBN Holdings, Inc. Approved by Standard & Poor's Corporation Records
LAS VEGAS, June 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- OBN Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:OBNH) is pleased to announce that Standard & Poor's Corporation Records (S&P) has approved the company to be profiled effective immediately. The S&P reporting may now be found by a link on OBN Holding's website www.obnholdings.com under the trading symbol OBNH. "We are extremely pleased over this approval by S&P," said Roger Neal Smith, CEO of OBN Holdings, Inc. "We are looking forward to having our company profiled by S&P, allowing investors to base their judgments on relevant data under the 'Blue Sky' law. The investing public will now have the opportunity to buy and sell our shares in every state S&P's reporting is recognized."
Superscape Group PLC
Kyocera Wireless and Superscape Collaborate to Enable the Delivery of 3D Games Over the Air Using BREW(R) Solution from QUALCOMM(TM)
HAMPSHIRE, UK and SAN DIEGO, June 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Kyocera Wireless Corp., a leading global manufacturer of CDMA wireless handsets and telemetry modules, and Superscape Group plc (LSE: SPS), leaders in revolutionary entertainment for mobile phones, today announced a partnership to optimize Superscape's Swerve Client software engine for Kyocera's Koi(TM) 1.2 megapixel camera phone. Koi's oversized 262,000-color screen, ample onboard memory, intuitive keypad and QUALCOMM's MSM6100 chip set powered by the ARM(R) 9 processor make it a platform that is ideal for downloading and playing 3D games and multimedia content delivered over the air using QUALCOMM's BREW(R) solution. The collaborative partnership will make Koi one of the first 3D-capable mobile phones in North America when it becomes available this summer.
Trend Mining Company
Trend Mining Announces Management and Board Changes
DENVER, June 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trend Mining Company (OTCBB:TRDM) is pleased to announce that Mr. Thomas Loucks has joined the Company as President and CEO, assuming that role from Kurt Hoffman who will remain on the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Loucks was formerly Executive Vice President and Treasurer of Royal Gold, Inc. serving that Company from 1988 to 1999. At Royal Gold he participated in the restructuring of the Company from an operating mining company into a highly successful, cash flowing royalty company, involving a major redirection of the Company's business plan. Prior to that, Mr. Loucks was with Newmont Mining Corporation where he was responsible for analysis of corporate acquisition, diversification, and planning efforts.
Volvo's Trucks Have Reduced CO2 Emissions 20% in Ten Years
GOTEBORG, Sweden, June 08, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fuel consumption in Volvo's (Nasdaq:VOLVY) (Other OTC:VOLVF) (Other OTC:VOLAFK) truck engines has declined by almost 20% during the past ten years, consequently reducing the emission of carbon dioxide in a corresponding amount. Volvo expects to achieve a total reduction of 25% by 2008, compared with 1995.
Capital Research Group, Inc
Hot Stocks To Watch for Tuesday, June 8, 2004: LFTC, SUNW, JNPR, AMAT
WESTON, Fla., June 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com names the following stocks to its Stock Watch List: Lifestream Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:LFTC), Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq:SUNW), Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq:JNPR), Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMAT).