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Viking Systems, Inc.
Viking Systems, Inc. Appoints Dr. Michael Manyak to Its Board of Directors
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viking Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:VKSY), a designer, manufacturer and marketer of 3-D vision systems for use in minimally invasive surgical (MIS) procedures, has appointed Dr. Michael J. Manyak to the Company's Board of Directors. Dr. Manyak brings to Viking's Board expertise garnered in academic and clinical medicine and has served as Chairman and Professor of Urology at the George Washington University Medical Center (GWUMC). Dr. Manyak is now Vice President for Medical Affairs for Cytogen Corporation. He is also a Professor of Urology, Engineering, Microbiology, and Tropical Medicine at GWUMC and is on staff at the Center for Prostate Disease Research, Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
PlanetLink Communications Inc.
PlanetLink Subsidiary Completes Acquisition of Heavenly Suds in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
CUMMING, Ga., Nov. 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- PlanetLink Communications Inc. (OTCBB:PLKC), announced today that Coin Wash Associates, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PlanetLink, has completed the acquisition of Heavenly Suds, a coin laundry facility in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Carver Bancorp, Inc.
Carver Bancorp, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results
NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Carver Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "Carver") (AMEX:CNY), the holding company for Carver Federal Savings Bank (the "Bank"), today announced its results of operations for the three- and six-month periods ended September 30, 2006, the second quarter of the fiscal year ending March 31, 2007 ("fiscal 2007").
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Declares $0.025 Per Share Dividend
CONWAY, Ark., Nov. 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) Board of Directors declared a regular $0.025 per share quarterly cash dividend payable December 26, 2006, to shareholders of record December 5, 2006. This dividend represents a $0.005 per share, or 25% increase over the dividend paid during the fourth quarter of previous year.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Announces Private Placement Prospectus
LONDON, Nov. 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew" or the "Company") (Other OTC:CRUGF) (TSX:CRU) (Oslo:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC): Listing of 50,000,000 new shares in Crew Gold Corporation issued through a private placement of shares concluded on November 14, 2006, at a subscription price per share of NOK 13.30 and 7,836,908 new shares issued in connection with the acquisition of shares in Societe Miniere de Dinguiraye and 3,000,000 new shares issued in connection with the acquisition of assets comprising the Nugget Pond processing facility.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Announces Issuance of New Shares Subscribed For in Private Placement
LONDON, Nov. 15, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Regarding Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew" or the "Company") (Other OTC:CRUGF) (TSX:CRU) (Oslo:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC), reference is made to Crew's press-release of November 2, 2006 regarding the conclusion of a private placement of 50 million common shares at NOK 13.30 per share (the "New Shares"). Crew is pleased to report that on November 14, 2006, the company received payment for, and issued the New Shares to the subscribers.