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Ever-Glory International Group Inc.
Ever-Glory International Group Now Listed and Trading on Frankfurt Exchange
LOS ANGELES, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ever-Glory International Group (OTCBB:EGLY) is pleased to announce that its shares are being traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the symbol (Frankfurt:E4G). International Security Identification Number (ISIN/CUSIP) number is US2997661051 and German Security Code ("Wertpapierkennummer") is A0HNH8. Because Frankfurt exchange is the third-largest organized exchange-trading market in the world (just behind the NYSE and Nasdaq exchanges), in terms of turnover and dealings in securities, Ever-Glory International Group anticipates a much wider, international market access for EGLY shares. The listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange provides the Company with increased exposure to worldwide capital markets and will enable Ever Glory International Group to attract European institutional and individual investors to trade the Company's common stock in euros. This new listing will not dilute Ever Glory's shares in any way.
United Online, Inc.
United Online Acquires MyPoints.com From UAL Corp.
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of consumer Internet and media services, announced today that it has acquired MyPoints, Inc., a leading provider of member-driven Internet direct marketing services, from UAL Corp. (Nasdaq:UAUA) for approximately $56 million in cash. MyPoints, Inc., now a wholly-owned subsidiary of United Online, is also known as MyPoints.com and features a True Opt-in(r) database of approximately 4.5 million members and provides advertisers with an integrated suite of incentive-based media products. In the quarter ended March 31, 2006, MyPoints.com had approximately 1.4 million members with activity in their accounts.
Budget Waste Inc.
Budget Waste Inc. Acquires Rocky Mountain Waste Inc.
CALGARY, Alberta, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- BWI (Pink Sheets:BDWT), a premier full service waste hauling company in the Calgary area, has finalized their acquisition with Rocky Mountain Waste Inc. (RMW), a leading residential waste hauling company. In operations for over 9 years, RMW has grown to provide weekly residential waste collection to over 9,000 homes, front load services to surrounding communities and manages a Provincial Government Contract to provide waste collection and hauling from Provincial Parks and Recreation areas surrounding Calgary.
International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC)
Skateboarders Gear Up to Celebrate Go Skateboarding Day With Events Around the World
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The entire skateboarding community led by the International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC), will celebrate the pure exhilaration, creativity, and spirit of one of the most influential activities in the world -- by blowing off all other obligations to go skateboarding. On June 21, 2006, the 3rd Annual Go Skateboarding Day (GSD), which is recognized by skateboarders internationally as their official holiday, celebrates with a growing number of events around the globe. Go Skateboarding Day is a day not only for skateboarders to skate, but also an opportunity for those who've never been on a skateboard to grab a friend and join in.
Crosspoint Group, Inc.
Public Gas Company, a Crosspoint Group, Inc. Wholly Owned Subsidiary, Signs a Letter of Acquisition With Southeast Transmission and Compression Co.
MANDEVILLE, La., April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crosspoint Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CPGP) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Public Gas Company, has entered into an agreement to acquire Southeast Transmission & Compression Co. Inc., pending legal due diligence and financing. Southeast Transmission & Compression Co. is based out of Quinton, Oklahoma, in the heart of the Arkoma Basin.
CallKey International, Inc.
CallKey Group Ltd. Completes Merger with Dungannon International, Inc., Now CallKey International, Inc.
BALLASALLA, Isle of Man, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CallKey Group Ltd. ("CallKey") is a global telecom operator providing leading-edge mobile and Internet-telephony services to a growing and diverse customer base at present in +35 countries -- and rapidly expanding. CallKey's central "hub" architecture effectively bridges traditional telecom (fixed-line and mobile) and Internet (VoIP) technologies. This proprietary technology allows CallKey to differentiate itself in a crowded marketplace and compete in the highest growth sectors of international telephony. CallKey became a wholly owned subsidiary of a public company, Dungannon International, Inc., as of March 15, 2006. Dungannon International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:DNGN) is in the process of changing its name to CallKey International, Inc. and also changing its symbol to reflect the new name.