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Smart Energy Solutions, Inc.
Smart Energy Solutions Adds John D. Roba & Associates to Battery Brain Reseller Roster
CLIFTON, N.J., March 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Smart Energy Solutions, Inc., (OTCBB:SMGY), inventor and manufacturer of the innovative Battery Brain (tm) automotive aftermarket device, announced today that it has signed a reseller agreement with John D. Roba & Associates, a distributor of services and products to the Recreation Vehicle Industry. John D. Roba & Associates will market Smart Energy Solutions' Battery Brain, a popular vehicle accessory that keeps drivers from being stranded with a dead battery.
Photo Release -- Imaging3's Dominion Product Line Featured in Medical Imaging Magazine
BURBANK, Calif., March 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Imaging3(tm), Inc., (OTCBB:IMGG), developer of a breakthrough medical imaging device that produces 3D medical diagnostic images of virtually any part of the human body in real-time, reports that the trade publication Medical Imaging Magazine has featured the company's Dominion(tm) line of medical imaging devices in it's March 2006 issue. Noting that, unlike any other imaging device on the market, the Dominion will produce three dimensional images in a fraction of a second, and that this speed allows the device to be utilized during surgeries, a procedural breakthrough in the medical world.
Telenor Sells its Inmarsat Shares
FORNEBU, Norway, March 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telenor has today sold 21,165,518 shares in Inmarsat PLC at Pounds 3.78 per share.The transaction will provide Telenor with total sales proceeds of Pounds 79.5 million and a financial gain of approximately NOK 906.1 million. The sale represents 4.6 percent of the share capital in Inmarsat. After the transaction Telenor owns 0 percent of Inmarsat.
Quest Oil's Bid a Success in Purchase of Acadia Land
HOUSTON, March 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Quest Oil Corporation (OTCBB:QOIL) is pleased to announce that subsidiary Quest Canada Corp. was successful in acquiring two sections of land and all PNG rights at the Alberta Crown Land sale held on March 08, 2006.
USN Corporation Approved to Begin Trading on the OTC Bulletin Board
LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- USN Corporation (OTCBB:USNR) ("USN"), owner of the "Ultimate Shopping Network," which sells upscale consumer products direct to the customer at value prices on DIRECTV Channel 345, Dish Network channel 223, and various cable and broadcast outlets, announced today that it has received notice of approval for its shares of common stock to begin trading on the OTC Bulletin Board(r). The trading ticker will remain as "USNR." The Company has been informed that market makers are submitting price quotes and it expects shares to be fully quoted on or around Wednesday, March 15, 2006.
Credit Acceptance Corporation
Credit Acceptance Corporation Announces Preliminary Results of Its Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Credit Acceptance Corporation (Pink Sheets:CACC) (the "Company") announced the preliminary results of its modified Dutch auction tender offer, which expired at 5:00 p.m. on March 13, 2006. The Company commenced the tender offer on February 10, 2006 to purchase up to 5,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price between $21.00 and $25.00 per share, net to the seller in cash, without interest. Georgeson Shareholder Communications, Inc. acted as information agent for the offer and Computershare Trust Company of New York acted as the depositary.
YIT Enters into Nordic Agreement with Telenor and Elisa
FORNEBU, Norway, March 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Together with Finnish partner Elisa, Telenor has entered into an agreement with construction services group YIT for supply of Nordic communications solutions. For Telenor, the contract is worth an estimated NOK 100 million.
China PRnews Limited
Tixa Presented at the Third Annual Piper Jaffray China Internet and Technology Conference
BEIJING, March 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tixa Tech Group, China's leader in online contextual advertising, presented at the Third Annual Piper Jaffray China Internet and Technology Conference. The conference was held from February 28 to March 2, 2006 at the St. Regis Hotel in Beijing, China. Forrest Zhang, CEO and Chairman of Tixa, spoke on the panel of "The Advertising Market in China: From Billboards to Internet" on the second day of the conference.
Learning to Live in the Violent Society -- New Book by Former Member of Parliament Examines Terrorism in Today's World
LONDON, March 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Daily news headlines offer proof that terrorism is a collective force to be reckoned with around the world. No longer are incidents viewed as singular coincidences; the post-September 11 environment is now largely engulfed by this web of hostility. Professor Eric Moonman, former member of British Parliament and a leading counterterrorism expert, presents his thoughts on this timely topic in his new book, Learning to Live in the Violent Society (now available through AuthorHouse).