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Torbay Holdings Inc.
Torbay Holdings Inc.: GSA Section 508 States that Computer Mice are Not Electronic or Information Technology
MINEOLA, N.Y., Oct. 25, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Torbay Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:TRBY) announced today that the Section 508 Group of the U.S. General Services Administration ("GSA") had recently removed Torbay's mouse products from a list of products that fall under the accessibility technology standards promulgated by the GSA to implement Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. The standards define the types of technology covered and set forth provisions that establish a minimum level of accessibility. Torbay's mouse products have been listed on a Section 508 website (www.section508.gov) since April 2003.
Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Delivers Bayport, Environmental, Financial Matters
HOUSTON, Oct. 25, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) commission approved several recommendations involving contract awards, bids and proposals, professional services and general administrative and operational matters during its public meeting on Monday, October 25, 2004. Chairman Jim Edmonds and Vice Chairman Kase Lawal presided over the meeting attended by Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Cheryl Thompson-Draper, and Commissioner Janiece Longoria.
Entertainment Games, Inc.
eGAMES Announces "Pennies Count Too!" Kickoff Event
LANGHORNE, Pa., Oct. 25, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- eGames, Inc. (OTCBB:EGAM), a publisher of Family Friendly(tm), affordable consumer entertainment PC software games, today announced the first "Kickoff" event of the eGames "Pennies Count Too!" fund. eGames formally kicked-off its Pennies Count Too! Program by participating in the 'America's Walk for Diabetes' event sponsored by The American Diabetes Association at Tyler State Park near Newtown, Pennsylvania in Bucks County. Jerry Klein, President and CEO of eGames, said, "The American Diabetes Association estimated that more than 100,000 people in 245 cities across America participated in the America's Walk for Diabetes events and we found it a fitting event to kick-off our Pennies Count Too! campaign."
Diamant Art Corp.
ART International Corporation Declares Stock Dividend
MARKHAM, Ontario, Oct. 25, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ART International Corporation (OTCBB:ARIOF) announces that its Board of Directors have declared a 2-for-1 stock split dividend to shareholders of record on October 29, 2004. Under the dividend, each holder of one share of common stock on the record date shall receive one addition share of common stock. The payment date is November 5, 2004.
Tubac Holdings, Inc. Strikes Black Gold
TUBAC, Ariz., Oct. 25, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tubac Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:TBAH), in its ongoing effort to achieve a strategically diverse portfolio for its shareholders, Tubac Holdings, Inc. announced today that it has signed a letter of intent with Quaestus Refining, LLC, a privately held company.
Worldbid Expands Partnership Program into India
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Oct. 25, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- As part of an aggressive campaign to grow Worldbid's Network of International Marketplaces, Worldbid Corporation (OTCBB:WBID) announced today that it has partnered with Ripra Solutions Private Limited to bring Worldbid services to Ripra's member base and other companies within India.
Small World Kids
Small World Kids Announces Board Appointments
CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 25, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Small World Kids, Inc. (OTCBB:SWKD) today announced the appointments of Gary Adelson, Cary Fitchey, Alex Gerstenzang, John Matise, Lane Nemeth, Shelly Singhal and David Swartz to its board of directors.