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Atna Resources Ltd.
Atna to Participate in 2004 Wolverine Exploration Program
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atna Resources Ltd. (TSE:ATN) has advised Expatriate Resources (TSX Venture Exchange:EXR) that it will participate to the full extent of its interest in a proposed 2004 budget and program planned for the Wolverine Joint Venture (WJV) in the Yukon. Atna will provide a 39.4% pro rata share of a projected total expenditure of $525,000. On its own account, Atna plans to implement an engineering evaluation and a scoping level study of the Wolverine deposit to determine parameters that may support Wolverine as a stand-alone operation.
ViaStar Holdings, Inc.
ViaStar Signs on Bond Capital Management For Corporate Finance and Business Development
PHOENIX, April 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViaStar Media Corporation (OTCBB:VISH) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to have Bond Capital Management act as lead placement agent with respect to a private offering of its common stock resulting in gross proceeds to the Company of approximately $3 million. Having raised in excess of $5 billion in financing for its clients, Bond Capital will assist the Company in its finance and corporate activities regarding mergers and acquisitions, capital structure and sources, strategic alliances and partnerships, as well as guiding the Company through a first tier investor relations program, public marketing program and exposure to the financial community with both retail and institutional investors through their vast broker dealer network.
The Pomerantz Firm Charges Nortel Networks with Securities Fraud
NEW YORK, April 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action lawsuit against Nortel Networks, Inc. ("Nortel" or the "Company") (NYSE:NT) and three of the Company's senior officers, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased the securities of Nortel during the period April 24, 2003 and March 10, 2004 (the "Class Period"). The case was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. The Complaint alleges that Nortel and the Company's President Frank Dunn ("Dunn"), Chief Financial Officer Douglas Beatty ("Beatty"), and Controller Michael Gollogly ("Gollogly") violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 by issuing false and misleading financial reports and statements. Throughout the Class Period, the Company's earnings were artificially inflated through accounting manipulation in violation of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP").
Harsco Corporation Honored for Having One of Nation's Best Investor Relations Programs
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that its investor relations (IR) program has been named one of the best in the United States in the small market capitalization category (under $2.5 billion), and Eugene Truett, the company's Director of Investor Relations, Credit and Specialized Finance, has been named for the second year in a row as one of the country's top investor relations officers in the same category.
Humana Trans Services Corp. Announces New Member of Board of Directors
HANOVER, Md., April 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Humana Trans Services Holding Corporation (OTCBB:HTSC) (http://www.humanaservices.com), a principally engaged firm involved in employee leasing and recruitment services, announces that the Board of Directors has appointed Elliot Cole, Esq., a Partner at Washington, D.C. Law Firm Patton Boggs, LLP, as a Director of the Company, effective immediately.
Azur International Inc
Azur Launches Meritage Condominiums
MIAMI, April 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Azur International, Inc. (OTC:AZUR.PK), a luxury residential and resort development company announced its launch of a new luxury waterfront development project, the Meritage. The Meritage, located on Hendricks Isle off Las Olas Boulevard, between Ft. Lauderdale Beach and the Las Olas shopping district, is scheduled to begin construction in June of 2004.
ICR Systems, Inc.
ICR Systems, Inc. Receives Trend Spotter Rating of "BUY" at BarChart.Com
ORLANDO, Fla., April 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ICR Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ICRM) announced it is currently being profiled at BarChart.Com with an overall "Buy" rating. On April 5, 2004, the company had a Trend Spotter(tm) rating of "BUY", a Short Term Indicator Average of 80% "BUY", a Medium Term Indicator Average of 25% "BUY" and an Overall Average of 48% "BUY."