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Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental to Hold Earnings Conference Call
LOS ANGELES, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) will hold a conference call on Friday, August 4, 2006, following the release of its second-quarter 2006 financial results. The conference call, which will begin at 11:30 a.m. EDT, may be accessed by calling 1-888-873-8496. The conference call also can be heard live on the company's website, www.oxy.com.
South Harper Peaking Facility Helps 50,000 Aquila Customers Stay Cool as Electricity Usage Peaks
KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Customers throughout Aquila's Missouri Public Service area, including the fast-growing communities in Cass County, are benefiting from the additional electricity generated at the South Harper Peaking Facility, located near Peculiar, Mo. During the hottest hours Monday through Thursday of last week, the South Harper facility provided approximately 15 percent of Aquila's Missouri electricity -- enough to cool more than 50,000 homes. In addition, Aquila had no heat-related power outages as a result of transmission issues.
Sentex Sensing Technologies, Inc.
Sentex Sensing Technologies, Inc. President to be Featured on SubPennyRadio.com
CLEVELAND, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sentex Sensing Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:SENS) (http://www.sentextech.com), stated today that its newly announced President Henrik Rubinstein will be interviewed on SubPennyRadio.com at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday, July 31. During the interview, Mr. Rubinstein will be answering questions about management's review of operations; more directly, the recently announced changes in the company, next steps, updates on the new directions for the company, projects, future prospects, etc.
PubliCARD, Inc. Appoints Joseph Sarachek Chief Executive Officer
NEW YORK, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- PubliCARD, Inc. (OTCBB:CARD) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Joseph Sarachek as its next Chief Executive Officer effective July 31, 2006. He succeeds Tony DeLise, who is leaving PubliCARD to pursue other opportunities. Mr. Sarachek has also been elected to the Company's Board of Directors.
Nanoforce Wholly Owned Subsidiary, Refinery Science Corp., Completes Co-Operative Development Agreement with New Mexico's Bi-National Sustainability Laboratory
EL PASO, Texas, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nanoforce, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NNFC), a developer of nano-materials, new refining processes, and equipment for use in alternative and existing energy sector technologies, announces the signing of a co-operative development agreement between subsidiary Refinery Science Corp., a Texas corporation and the Bi-National Sustainability Laboratory (BNSL), a non-profit corporation with offices in New Mexico.
Great China International Holdings, Inc.
Great China International Holdings Secures $6.5 Million in Bank Financing for Residential Real Estate Project
SHENYANG, China, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Great China International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:GCIH) today announced that its subsidiary, Shenyang Jitian Property Co., Ltd., ("Jitian"), has entered into a loan agreement to receive proceeds of approximately US$6.25 million (RMB 50,000,000) with Shenyang City Commercial Bank (Holdings) Co., Ltd.
Ever-Glory International Group Inc.
Ever-Glory Signs $500,000 Deal with Debenhams
LOS ANGELES, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ever-Glory International Group (OTCBB:EGLY) (Frankfurt:E4G), a multi-national enterprise specializing in garment manufacturing and exports, announced today that it has signed an order valued at more than $500,000 with Debenhams, "Britain's favorite department store." With 120 stores across the U.K. and Republic of Ireland, a fully transactional website and 21 overseas franchise stores, Debenhams is visited by 15.8 million customers each year.