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W-H Energy Services, Inc.
W-H Energy Services Announces Conference Call
HOUSTON, Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- W-H Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:WHQ) has scheduled the date of its release of third quarter results to occur prior to the market open on Thursday, October 27, 2005. The earnings release will be followed by a conference call at 11:00 a.m. central time and is open to the public. The conference call will include a discussion of the third quarter results as well as expectations for the fourth quarter of 2005. A brief question and answer session will follow.
Oakley Announces Creation of 1242 Productions Company and its First Film 'The Community Project'
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO) today announced the creation of 1242 Productions, Inc., a film production company focused on promoting awareness of its core board sports market and world-class athletes. 1242 Productions' first release, "The Community Project", is a snowboarding film that takes the viewer on an action-packed adventure through many of the world's best snowboarding locations.
Integrated Telecom, Inc. .
Payless Communication Holdings, Inc. Elects to Rescind Oil & Gas Project Located In Wyoming
HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Payless Communication Holdings, Inc. ("PCH") (Pink Sheets:PCNH) today announces to its shareholders, that PCH has elected to rescind the agreement for the acquisition of a 76 percent interest in the oil and gas rights located in Wyoming under the SE Cyclone Lease. The agreement provided that if sufficient financing was not arranged within 120 days, the Company has the right to cancel all shares issued in the transaction and PCH has elected to do so. The Company also would in return for the cancellation relinquish any rights in the SE Cyclone Lease. The principals involved in the transaction who brought the SE Cyclone Lease to the Company have failed to return the shares which necessitated the Company's action in the cancellation of the shares pursuant to the agreement. The Company's transfer agent has been instructed to cancel the shares. This will significantly reduce the issued and outstanding shares of the Company and return them to the treasury.
Education Realty Trust, Inc.
Education Realty Trust Announces Third-Quarter Cash Dividend
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Education Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EDR), America's most experienced provider of collegiate student housing, today announced that its board of directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.30 per share of common stock for the quarter ended September 30, 2005. The dividend is payable on November 7, 2005, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on October 24, 2005.
InRob Tech Ltd.
InRob Tech Ltd. CEO Gives Overview of Company
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CEO of InRob Tech Ltd. ("InRob") (OTCBB:IRBL), Mr. Joseph, takes this special opportunity, following the successful completion of the reverse merger with Western Gaming, to provide a brief overview of the company, its activities, and its plans for the next 12 to 18 months.
U.S. Students Handicapped by Lack of International Studies
NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- U.S. students lack sufficient knowledge about other world regions, languages and cultures and are in danger of being handicapped in an increasingly interconnected and global economy. Further, with a few notable exceptions, the nation's public schools are doing a woeful job of teaching students about the world outside America's borders, according to the Asia Society.
Wolters Kluwer Announces New Unifying Name for its Prominent Financial Services Businesses
AMSTERDAM, Netherlands and MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolters Kluwer, a leading multinational information services company, announced its prominent financial services businesses will be adopting a single, unified company name -- Wolters Kluwer Financial Services. The name change, effective January 2006, is part of the organization's transformation into a broader, integrated business serving banks, credit unions, mortgage, securities, and insurance companies of all sizes.
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra Foundation Donates $130,000 for Hurricane Katrina Relief Effort
PLAINSBORO, N.J., Oct. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In response to the overwhelming devastation of Hurricane Katrina, the Integra Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART), has made grants to the Congress of Neurological Surgeons ($100,000) and the American Red Cross ($30,000). While the majority of the Integra Foundation's grant-making is focused on research and education, the scope of this disaster compelled the Integra Foundation to support the nation's relief efforts.