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SMS@ctive Technologies Corp.
SMS@ctive Technologies Corp Participates in Amber Alert Program
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SMS@ctive Technologies Corp. (Pink Sheets:SMSE) is pleased to announce its participation in the British Columbia, Canada Amber Alert Program. The Amber Alert program was launched in British Columbia in May of 2004 by Premier Gordon Campbell and Solicitor General Rich Coleman. According to CEO Arshad Shah, "SMS@ctive assisted in the development of the technical specifications for the activation of an Amber Alert, especially in the area of wireless technology. The company continues its involvement with Amber Alert through its Executive Vice President, Andre Thompson, who serves as a member of the Board of Directors of The Amber Alert Society of British Columbia."
Richard Wells, Ph.D. Appointed to Human BioSystems Advisory Board
PALO ALTO, Calif., June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Harry Masuda, President and CEO of Human BioSystems (OTCBB:HBSC), a biomedical company engaged in research and development of new technologies to prolong the preservation periods of biological materials including blood platelets and donor organs, announced the appointment of Richard Wells, Ph.D. to the company's advisory board.
KMT Acquires the Remaining Shares in ABB KMT Waterjet
UPPLANDS VASBY, Sweden, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- KMT is acquiring ABB's 51 per cent shareholding in ABB KMT Waterjet Systems AB. With the acquisition, KMT's offering in the product area waterjet cutting technology is being enhanced and expanded.
Total Identity Corp. Receives $200,000 Financing Commitment and Cancels 1 Million Shares of Common Stock
ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Total Identity Corp ("TIC") (OTCBB:TIDC) announced today that it has received a $200,000 financing commitment to be issued in its newly created non-convertible Preferred Stock. The financing shall be received in four installments with the first prior to the end of the second quarter. The company intends on using the funds to pay down expenses at its plant in NY. TIC is also canceling one million shares of its issued and outstanding Common stock plus and option to purchase one million shares at $.20 per share.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Expands Service Between New York and Florida
NEW YORK, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) plans to expand service between JFK and Florida this Fall/Winter season by inaugurating its first flights from New York's LaGuardia Airport and adding flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport. At its peak this winter, the airline plans to offer up to 71 daily departures from New York to Florida.
AngelCiti Entertainment, Inc.
AngelCiti Acquires CityPoker.com to Spearhead Online Poker Operations
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- AngelCiti Entertainment, Inc. (OTCBB:AGEL) announced that it has purchased CityPoker.com to spearhead its online poker operations. CityPoker.com will be spun off into AngelCiti's recently purchased Midas Entertainment subsidiary, which will soon be trading under its own ticker symbol. Midas Entertainment is pursuing some attractive financing and strategic alliance opportunities, which should further enhance the value of the transaction.
Wolters Kluwer Divests Austrian Publisher Bohmann
AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolters Kluwer, a leading multinational publisher and information services company, has completed the divestiture of Bohmann, an Austrian publishing company, to its management. Financial details on the management buy-out will not be disclosed.Bohmann, located in Vienna, Austria, is one of the leading Austrian publishers of trade journals in the areas of transport and travel, craftsmanship and environmental issues. These publications are no longer consistent with Wolters Kluwer's core activities.
Elekta Establishes New Subsidiary in Australia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Elekta, a world-leading supplier of advanced and innovative radiation oncology and neurosurgery solutions, today on Thursday, June 24, 2004 started up operations of its new subsidiary organization in Australia, Elekta Pty. Ltd.