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Connecticut Water Service, Inc.
Connecticut Water Completes Acquisition of South Coventry Water Supply Company
CLINTON, Conn., Oct. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Connecticut Water Service Inc. (Nasdaq:CTWS) announced that its regulated public water utility subsidiary, The Connecticut Water Company, has completed the acquisition of the South Coventry Water Supply Company in Coventry, Connecticut in a deal valued at approximately $240,000. Connecticut Water acquired South Coventry Water for approximately $93,000 and assumed approximately $147,000 in debt.
SmallCap Sentinel: Building Brand Loyalty in a Growing Market
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Growing multiculturalism is redefining what it means to be American," said SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "As the face of our citizenry changes, so too does the definition of the American consumer. This brings with it a unique opportunity for marketers trying to reach a segment whose preferences and even language may differ from the market as a whole."
GlobeOp Financial Services
GlobeOp, Largest Hedge Fund Administrator in India, Opens Third Office
NEW YORK and LONDON, Oct. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- A growing client base and increased demand for new hedge fund support services and products underpinned the inauguration of GlobeOp Financial Services' third office in Mumbai, India in as many years. GlobeOp is a leading independent financial technology specialist providing automated, integrated middle- and back-office administration and risk reporting services to hedge funds and asset management firms -- including banks, insurance companies, pension funds and proprietary traders. GlobeOp is the largest hedge fund administrator in India: more than 900 of the company's 1,500 employees worldwide are based in the country, as are three of the company's eight offices.
Nanoforce, Inc. Demonstrates New 'Steel Silk' Product At NanoTX '06 Conference
EL PASO, Texas, Oct. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nanoforce, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NNFC), a developer of nano-materials, new refining processes, and equipment for use in the alternative and conventional energy sectors announces the successful demonstration of STEEL SILK(tm) at the NanoTX '06 Conference in Dallas, Texas last week.
Metso to Supply a Tissue Line to Syktyvkar Tissue Group, Russia
HELSINKI, Finland, Oct. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso Paper will supply a complete tissue production line to Syktyvkar Tissue Group Ltd. The line is scheduled to start up at their Syktyvkar mill in the republic of Komi during autumn 2007. The value of the order is not disclosed. The order is included in Metso's third quarter order backlog.
Directors Guild of America
Host, Presenters and Celebrities Confirmed for 2006 DGA Honors
NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- DGA Honors, in recognition of the contributions of outstanding individuals and institutions to the film and television industry, will take place at the Directors Guild of America Theater in New York City on Thursday, Oct. 12. The event will be followed by a lavish gala at the renowned Nobu 57 Restaurant. Hank Azaria, actor and man of many voices on "The Simpsons," will host the 2006 DGA Honors.