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Agent155 Media Group Inc.
Agent155.com to Offer Visual and Print Artists the Opportunity to Market and Sell their Work Online
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Agent155 Media Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AGMG), a provider of multi-media content management tools; providing exposure, networking and collaboration opportunities to models, performers, artists, athletes, musicians, filmmakers and agencies worldwide, announced that as part of its digital download initiative, the company will develop a platform for artists, print and other media, to market and sell their work online.
XsunX Continues to Strengthen Development Team
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- XsunX, Inc. (OTCBB:XSNX), developer of Power Glass(tm) -- an innovative solar technology that allows glass windows to produce electricity from the power of the sun, announced today that Dr. Arokia Nathan has joined the Company's Scientific Advisory Board. Nominated by the Company's Scientific Board Chairman, Dr. Arun Madan, Dr. Nathan brings a wealth of knowledge specific to the development of thin-film semi-transparent photovoltaics to XsunX.
Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc.
Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. to Begin Assessing Extensive Gold Vein Mineralization on its Mt. Hinton Property in the Yukon
TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. ("Yukon Gold") (OTCBB:YGDC) today announced it will expedite exploration plans on its Mt Hinton Gold Project for the 2005 work season, to further assess the extensive gold vein mineralization on the property, located in the Yukon Territory. The Mount Hinton project covers approximately 12,355 acres within the Tombstone Gold Belt, which is world renowned for the discovery of major gold and base metal deposits, and lies just east of the United Keno Hill Mining Camp.
Emulex PCI Express HBAs Qualified for Use with Quantum Tape Drive, Automated Libraries and Disk-based Backup Products
COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the industry's preeminent source for a broad range of advanced storage networking infrastructure solutions, today announced that Quantum has qualified the Emulex LP10000ExDC and LP1050Ex PCI Express Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs) for use with Quantum's Fibre Channel SDLT 600 tape drives and within its PX720 Enterprise Libraries and DX-Series Disk-based Backup Systems. In qualifying Emulex's PCI Express HBAs, Quantum has ensured that the LP10000ExDC and LP1050Ex work seamlessly with Quantum's highest-performing tape devices and enterprise-class automated tape and disk-based systems to provide users with increased system performance, reliability and scalability.
Sempra Energy Increases Dividend 16 Percent
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The board of directors of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) today announced that the company has raised its quarterly dividend payable on shares of its common stock 16 percent to 29 cents per share ($1.16 annualized rate). The new dividend is payable April 15, 2005, to shareholders of record on March 24, 2005.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental's 2004 Proved Reserve Additions Exceed Production
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) announced today that in 2004 the company's consolidated subsidiaries had proved reserve additions from all sources of 266 million barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) compared to production of 198 million BOE. Occidental incurred $1.79 billion in costs for oil and gas property acquisitions and exploration and development activities. At the end of 2004, Occidental's consolidated reserves-to-production ratio, assuming production remained at the 2004 level, was 12.6 years.