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China Direct Trading Corp.
China Direct Trading Corp. Brings Sutter's Mill to First Gift Show
DAVIE, Fla., Sept. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- China Direct Trading Corporation's (OTCBB:CHDT) wholly owned subsidiary, Souvenir Direct, Inc. (SDI), has signed an exclusive sales agreement with Sutter's Mill Specialties Inc., an established southwestern souvenir and gift manufacturer, to sell Sutter's well-established line of high-end, laser-engraved souvenir, gift and promotional products. Sutter's enjoys multi-million dollar revenues from the sale of its products throughout the U.S. This week SDI begins selling Sutter's items at a major souvenir and gift show in San Diego.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Has Filed a Shareholder Class Action Against Patterson Companies, Inc. -- PDCO
NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Patterson Companies, Inc. ("Patterson" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:PDCO) between February 24, 2005 and May 25, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period").
TGI Solar Power Group, Inc.
TenthGate Incorporated Engages Houston Based Economist to Assist in the Development of Medical Holding Company
ASHBURN, Va., Sept. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- TenthGate Incorporated today announced the engagement of Dr. Kenneth E. Lehrer of Houston, Texas to provide Financial Consulting Services in support of the Company's mission as a medical technology holding company. Dr. Lehrer is an Economist who holds four degrees from New York University which include: Bachelor of Science (Finance), Master of Business Administration (Banking), Master of Arts (Economics), and a Doctorate in Urban Economics. His firm, Lehrer Financial and Economic Advisory Services, formed in 1982, will focus on TenthGate's strategic business development, market feasibility analysis and intellectual property valuations which will support the Company's management. Dr. Lehrer is a member of numerous professional organizations including the National Association of Business Economists, American Academy of Economic and Financial Experts, and American Law and Economists Association. He served as an Adjunct Professor of Finance at the University of Houston, Graduate School of Business Administration for approximately 20 years.
China Direct Trading Corp.
China Direct Trading Corp. Signs Second Exclusive Agency Agreement With Fourth Largest Chinese Generator Manufacturer
COOPER CITY, Fla., Sept. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- China Direct Trading Corporation (OTCBB:CHDT) (China Direct), a U.S.-Chinese trading company, today announced that it entered into an exclusive marketing agreement for selling LPG generators in the U.S. with Xiangtan Electric Import & Export Co., ltd.(XEI) in Hunan province, one of the top four engine makers in China. XEI was founded in 1936 and played a leading role in the growth of the electrical industry in China. They have superior quality, large capital reserves and invest heavily in RD. Their products can be found at www.xemw.com/xemc/cn