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Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP
Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP Solidifies Market Prominence
NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- "You don't need to be a national law firm to dominate a practice area that has been traditionally crowded by behemoth firms," says Gregory Sichenzia, founding member of New York-based Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP (SRFF). Since June 2004, SRFF has been ranked first among all U.S. laws firms in the number of issuers advised in PIPEs transactions. Year-to-date 2005, SRFF has been credited with representing 43 such public issuers, while the next closest firm has represented only 24 such transactions.
Sandvik and Lonmin Signs Unique Collaboration Partnership
SANDVIKEN, Sweden, Oct. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sandvik Mining and Construction and Lonmin Plc are pleased to announce that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create a long-term unique collaboration partnership to achieve their shared ideal of continuous mechanised mining in Platinum.
MB Tech, Inc
MB Tech Provides Project Status Update for Q3 Goals
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- MB Tech (OTCBB:MBTT) announces that certain production goals for the Q3 period have not been met. MB Tech, however, remains steadfast in their efforts to meet production goals and to bring the products to the U.S. market.
MEDirect Latino, Inc.
MEDirect Latino Inc. Announces that Early Results from National Media Campaign Exceed Company Expectations
PLANTATION, Fla., Oct. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- MEDirect Latino Inc. (Pink Sheets:MLTO) (www.medirectlatino.org), the first national provider of direct-to-consumer Medicare reimbursed medical products focused exclusively on chronic diseases afflicting the Hispanic community, today announced that its early results from its national media campaign, which began on September 20th, have increased the average daily call volume by 78 percent per day, an increase of 41 percent per day when the company was advertising its products and services solely in Puerto Rico. Based upon its present closing rate and early closing results in October, the company is projecting new patient shipments in October to exceed 2,650 clients, which is a 103 percent increase from the September operating results that it recently announced.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Corp.: Notification of Trade
LONDON, Oct. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") (TSE:CRU) (OSE:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRUGF): On October 17, 2005, Jan A Vestrum, President and CEO of Crew Gold Corporation, bought 500,000 shares in Crew at NOK 9.28.