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Habanero Resources Inc.
Habanero Resources Inc.: Alberta Gas Well Now Drilled to Depth
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Habanero Resources Inc. ("Habanero") (Pink Sheets:HBNRF) (Other OTC:HBNRF) (TSX Venture Exchange:HAO) (Frankfurt:HRJ.F) wishes to announce that it has been informed by the operator of the Boyne Lake prospect (announced February 27, 2006) that the well has been successfully drilled to depth. The well will now be tested for commercial production shortly. Habanero has a 20% interest in this gas prospect.
Markland Technologies, Inc.
Markland Technologies Inc. Re-Iterates $10M Technest Holdings Inc. Stock Dividend; Record and Distribution Dates for Common Shareholders
BOSTON, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Markland Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:MRKLE), a defense and homeland security company transforming advanced laboratory technology into real-world products, as announced in August 2005, re-iterates its previously declared stock dividend to the holders of the Company's common stock of $10 million worth of shares of Technest Holdings Inc. http://www.technestholdings.com (OTCBB:TCNH) common stock that the Company currently owns, up to a maximum of 2.5 million shares of Technest common stock. The record date for the stock dividend is May 1, 2006 and the distribution date for the stock dividend is July 5, 2006.
Emulex Attains Gold Certified Partner Status in Microsoft Partner Program
COSTA MESA, Calif., March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the most trusted name in storage networking connectivity, today announced it has attained Gold Certified status in the Microsoft Partner Program with a competency in OEM Hardware Solutions, recognizing Emulex's expertise and total impact in the technology marketplace. As a Gold Certified partner, Emulex has demonstrated expertise with Microsoft technologies and proven ability to meet customers' needs. Microsoft Gold Certified Partners receive a rich set of benefits, including access, training and support, giving them a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
Frontline Ltd. -- Acquisition and Sale
HAMILTON, Bermuda, March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Frontline Ltd. is happy to announce the acquisition of the vessel "Gerrita" (built 1990, 112,046 dwt). The vessel is the first investment by the Company's new business unit Frontline FPSO.
Mobiltek Continues Restructuring and Growing Its Model
SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mobiltek Corp. (Pink Sheets:MOBK) continues to evolve its new business model and expand its relationships and Board of Directors. Anthony Epps, Michael Jackson, Tim McAllister, B. Dwayne Hardin, and Humfry Lam were nominated and certified as its newly constituted Board of Directors. Anthony Epps was installed as Chairman of the Board of Directors. The Company also announced that as of March 3rd, George Moy is no longer an employee with the Company. Mr. Moy served in the capacity as CEO, Treasurer and a member of the Board.
Chiral Quest, a Subsidiary of VioQuest Pharmaceuticals, to Host First Annual Process Research Technology Conference
MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- VioQuest Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB:VQPH) subsidiary Chiral Quest is hosting the first annual Process Research Technology Conference, an all-day, invitation-only event, on Thursday, March 9, 2006. The conference is scheduled to feature leaders in the fields of process development and catalysis who will present their latest research and case studies to a collection of Chiral Quest's current customers.
Mass Connections' 10th Annual Conference Educates, Enlightens Retail Leaders
LONG BEACH, Calif., March 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mass Connections(R), the nation's leader in retail marketing services, hosted industry leaders from across the country in Long Beach, California February 15th through 17th. Guests were treated to informative forums and seminars from retail experts at PepsiCo, Wal-Mart, Weyerhaueser Retail Experience Network, and major universities including Arizona State, Portland State and the University of Minnesota, just to name a few.