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EYI Industries Inc
EYI Industries Inc. Clarifies Letter of Intent with CEIEC
BURNABY, British Columbia, Sept. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EYI Industries Inc. (OTCBB:EYII), (http://www.StopDrinkingPoison.com), a marketer of products that promote well-being and a healthy lifestyle, announced in a news release dated August 12, 2005 that it had entered into a letter of intent ("LOI") with Guangzhou CEIEC Enterprise (Group) Co. Ltd. ("CEIEC"), a China based company. Pursuant to the terms of the LOI, CEIEC agreed commencing in September 2005, subject to further negotiations respecting the terms and price of the purchase orders, to enter into certain purchase commitments to purchase up to 30,000,000 of EYI Industries' Code Blue(tm) water filtration systems (Code Blue(tm)) and to acquire the master agency rights to market and distribute Code Blue(tm) in China.
China Direct Trading Corp.
China Direct Trading Corp. Chairman and CEO to Participate in China Summit in South Florida on September 14th
DAVIE, Fla., Sept. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- China Direct Trading Corporation's (OTCBB:CHDT) chairman and CEO, Howard Ullman, will participate in the second Florida-China business summit held tomorrow at the Miami Free Zone. The historic meeting of China's most influential business executives will take place September 14th under the auspices of the Florida-China Association. The "invitation only" program is being held and sponsored by the Miami Free Zone in Doral. The summit will bring together key business executives from China and Miami-Dade to continue discussions on how Miami-Dade based businesses can participate in China's international business expansion.
American Pallet Leasing, Inc.
American Pallet Leasing Appoints Committee to Review Acquisition Program
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Sept. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- American Pallet Leasing, Inc. (OTCBB:APLS), a vertically integrated manufacturer and logistical supplier of pallets, announced today that it has appointed a special committee to review its acquisition program. The committee, composed of members with expertise in the fundamental aspects of the pallet business, will explore location, financing and the economic suitability of acquisitions, as well as related matters, such as the type of wood procurement that best fits each pallet-manufacturing acquisition.
SmallCap Sentinel: Acquisitions Affirm Desire for New Biotechnology
IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Recent acquisitions by industry leaders in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries affirms what is becoming more and more obvious - big companies need more technology, more products in the pipeline," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "The expiration of patents and loss of major revenue-earning drugs to litigation makes these moves imperative."
World Golf League, Inc.
The WGL Adds Mark Calcavecchia to Million Dollar Shootout Lineup
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The World Golf League, Inc. (OTCBB:WGFL) announced today that it has added PGA Tour Star Mark Calcavecchia to its celebrity lifeline cast for the upcoming WGL Million Dollar Shootout Reality Television Series (MDSO). Mark has eleven PGA Tour wins and one Major to his credit, as well as having just won the Bell Canadian Open this past weekend.
Mobile Company SMS.ac Looking to Hire Up to 100 Employees From Areas Ravaged by Hurricane Katrina
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- If an upside can be found to the tragedies that recently befell the Gulf Coast in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, it is that out of loss, there sometimes emerges opportunity. SMS.ac, Inc. (www.sms.ac), the mobile data communications company that is host to the largest community of mobile consumers in the world is coming to Louisiana-to hire, that is. The Company today announced it is focusing recruitment efforts in areas hardest hit by Katrina.
Turnaround Partners, Inc.
CSI Business Finance, Inc. Extends $500,000 Loan to Bio-One Corporation
HOUSTON, Sept. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- CSI Business Finance, Inc. (OTCBB:HEXS) announced today the funding of a $500,000 working capital loan to Bio-One Corporation (Pink Sheets:BICO). Tim Connolly, CEO of CSIBF, stated "The purpose of this loan is to provide working capital for daily expenses and legal fees to support Bio-One's restructuring efforts. We believe that Bio-One's assets, although in dispute, have possible value and are willing to support the company's plans to resolve the conflicts with all parties in an amicable manner."
Vitrolife: Warrants Program Oversubscribed
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- A resolution was passed at Vitrolife's Extraordinary General Meeting on August 24, 2005 concerning warrants programs for Vitrolife employees and for the members of the Board of Vitrolife AB (publ).