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Yap International Wins Major VoIP Deal
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Yap International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:YPIL) today announced the signing of an exclusive contract with Representaciones Gorbea, S.A. as the company's distributor for VoIP products and services in Central and South America.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Conexant Systems, Inc. -- CNXT
BALTIMORE, Dec. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Conexant Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:CNXT) between March 1, 2004 and November 4, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"), and former GlobespanVirata, Inc. shareholders who received shares of Conexant in the merger.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Dec. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:GFED), the holding company for Guaranty Bank, today announced a quarterly dividend of $0.16 per share on 2,817,925 shares of its common stock to be paid on January 21, 2005, to stockholders of record on January 7, 2005.
Care Choices HMO Earns Excellent Accreditation from NCQA
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Dec. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Care Choices HMO has again received the highest level of accreditation, "Excellent," from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. The rating comes following a rigorous survey of Care Choices by NCQA's team of trained health care experts. Care Choices has held an Excellent rating since the year 2000.
New Jersey Mining Company
New Jersey Mining Company to Proceed with Mining Operation at Golden Chest Mine
KELLOGG, Idaho, Dec. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC) announces that its Board of Directors has decided to exercise the Option to Lease the Golden Chest mine near Murray, Idaho. The Company has exploration agreements with Metaline Contact Mines and Prichard Creek Resource Partners LLC covering the Golden Chest mine and surrounding area. Options to enter 15 year mining leases are being exercised for both agreements. New Jersey will issue 130,000 shares of restricted common stock upon the signing of the leases.
Elves & More
Elves & More: Volunteers to Assemble 20,000 Bikes, 5,000 Treasure Boxes for Needy Kids
HOUSTON, Dec. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Beginning at 8:00 AM on Saturday, December 18th in Reliant Halls A and B in Reliant Park, 8400 Kirby Drive, (77054) ELVES & MORE founder, David L. Moore, expects nearly 1,000 volunteers to build 20,000 brand new bicycles and wrap 5,000 Treasure Boxes containing over 30,000 gifts. All will be delivered on Christmas Eve to 25,000 underprivileged children in over 40 Houston-area neighborhoods (Conroe to Galveston and from Pasadena to Katy and points in between).