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KWI Customers Successfully Trade on Italy's New Energy Market
LONDON and HOUSTON, Dec. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- KWI, the leading provider of risk management and trading software for the global energy industry, today announced that three of Italy's leading electricity companies are successfully trading on the country's new Energy Pool. Edipower SpA, Tirreno Power SpA and SIET SpA, (a subsidiary of AEM Torino SpA), are using KWI software to manage and trade their energy portfolios on the new market, which opened on April 1, 2004.
Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Taro USA Receives Approval For Mometasone Furoate Ointment, USP 0.1% ANDA
HAWTHORNE, N.Y., Dec. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Nasdaq:TARO) reported today that Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. ("Taro USA"), its U.S. affiliate, has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") for its Abbreviated New Drug Application ("ANDA") for Mometasone Furoate Ointment, USP 0.1% ("mometasone ointment"). In addition, Taro USA received tentative approval for its ANDA for Mometasone Furoate Cream, USP 0.1% ("mometasone cream").
Midas Entertainment, Inc.
Midas Entertainment Earns over $186,000 in November
DAVIE, Fla., Dec. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Midas Entertainment, Inc. (Pink Sheets:MDAS) announced that it has taken over $30 million in bets, processed more than $2.47 million in transactions and generated in excess of $556,000 in revenue during its initial three full months of operations -- more than $186,000 in November alone. To date, the company has acquired over 10,000 players playing through the Company's web portal licensees. The month-over-month revenue once again trended higher from October to November and the recent introduction of new portals is expected to continue to accelerate that trend.
AngelCiti Entertainment, Inc.
AngelCiti's SharkCasino.com Wins Numerous Awards
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Dec. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- AngelCiti Entertainment's (OTCBB:AGCI) SharkCasino.com was a recipient of numerous awards recently including being rated as one of the top online casinos and one of the most reputable online casinos by industry expert Gambling.com as well as garnering distinction as a top new casino by Gambling Online Magazine in their 2004 Award Special.
Metro Launches Edition in Nice
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, Dec. 06, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro International S.A. ("Metro"), the international newspaper group, today announced the continuation of its organic expansion in France with the launch of a new edition in Nice. By launching in Nice, Metro has reached its target of being established in 10 French cities before year-end 2004. Metro France already publishes daily editions in Paris/Ile-de-France, Lyons, Marseilles and its region (Aix-en-Provence, Aubagne, Toulon), Toulouse, Lille and Bordeaux.
OMNIMAGO Invests in Real-Time Image Enhancement from Digital Vision
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The German post-production facility OMNIMAGO invests in state-of-the-art motion compensated image enhancement from Digital Vision. The system includes the AGR4 grain & noise reducer as well as the motion compensated dirt & scratch concealer ASC3 ME and is to be used in their digital restoration suite.
Astex Chosen by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer for 2005
CAMBRIDGE, U.K., Dec. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Astex, the fragment-based drug discovery and development company, has been selected as a Technology Pioneer for the World Economic Forum today. The Technology Pioneers Program was established in order to highlight companies that are developing new technologies with the potential to substantially impact business and society in the future. Astex is one of only 29 companies chosen this year, and the only UK biotechnology company.