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SmallCap Sentinel: Small Cap Company Brings Big Ideas
IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Investors would be wise to note that some of the greatest innovations come from the ranks of smaller, lesser-followed companies. The absence of multiple layers of bureaucracy often allows the freedom to innovate in ways larger companies may deem too risky or uncertain," said SmallCap Sentinel analyst, D.R. Clark. "While the industry giants tend to focus almost entirely on "home-run" plays that address broad-reaching markets, a fertile field of innovation and opportunity still exists for smaller players."
Astris Energi Inc.
Astris Energi Comments on New Analyst Coverage
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Astris Energi Inc. (OTCBB:ASRNF), the world's leading alkaline fuel cell (AFC) technology company, acknowledged today that Market Advisors and/or affiliates issued news releases indicating that it has initiated coverage on the company. The company has a strict policy not to comment on analyst research recommendations or target stock prices.
Stolt-Nielsen S.A. Announces Stock Repurchase Program
LONDON, Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stolt-Nielsen S.A. (Nasdaq:SNSA) (Oslo:SNI) Board of Directors has authorized the Company to purchase up to $200 million worth of its Common Shares or related American Depository Shares. The shares will be purchased from time to time in the open market.
Complete Care Medical, Inc.
Complete Care Medical, Inc. Announces Agreement between Diabetes Gold, Inc. and BioTex Labs, Inc.
HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Complete Care Medical, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CCMI) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Diabetes Gold, Inc., has entered into a joint marketing initiative with BioTex Labs, Inc. to recruit, support and assist the entry of small business owners into the diabetes supply industry. By providing assistance with licensure, marketing, inventory control, fulfillment and claims management, the companies will reduce the cost of business start-up to a few hundred dollars and dramatically reduce the cost of operations.
First National Power Corp.
First National Power Joins Forces in Launch of Durham Strategic Energy Alliance
BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- First National Power Corp. (OTCBB:FNPR), a development and marketing company of green energy related projects including the manufacture of micro-utility vehicles (Green Oasis) for areas affected by environmental disasters and difficult regional terrains, today announced that the Company, along with its fellow members of The Durham Strategic Energy Alliance (DSEA), launched their first event yesterday to continue the process of building strong energy partnerships.
Modern Technology Corporation
Modern Technology Corp. Chairman, Anthony Welch, Interviewed by Wall Street.Net
OXFORD, Miss., Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Modern Technology Corp. (OTCBB:MOTG), a diversified technology development and acquisition company, announced today its Chairman, Anthony Welch, was interviewed by Wall Street.Net. During the interview, Mr. Welch discussed the company's history, performance, and future.
Dragon Venture Signs a Letter of Intent to Acquire Exclusive Marketing Rights for Online Poker Site in Asia Region
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dragon Venture (Pink Sheets:DRGV), a holding company of high-tech companies in China, announced today that a subsidiary has signed a letter of intent ("LOI") to acquire the exclusive marketing rights for the online poker site, CardRoom.net. The LOI with Green Dolphin Marketing, LLC, a Nevis company, outlines the Asia Marketing Agreement. The LOI was signed by Yastand Hong Kong International Group Company, Limited ("Yastand"), a subsidiary of Shanghai Yazheng Information Technology Company, Limited. Shanghai Yazheng Information Technology Company, Limited is a subsidiary of Dragon Venture.
Emerson Oil & Gas, Inc.
Emerson Oil and Gas, Inc. 11-16 Well Completion Report
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emerson Oil and Gas, Inc. (Pink Sheets:EOGI), a Nevada Corporation, is pleased to announce that AOF testing at its Empress 11-16-24-2w4m gas well in eastern Alberta has been completed. The well flowed at over 500 MCFPD (thousand cubic feet per day) during the 24-hour flow period. The pressure data and flow characteristics of the well are now being analyzed by an engineering company and the final results are expected shortly. Design and costing of the pipeline to place this well on stream is under way.