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TWSRGROUP - The Wall Street Report
The Wall Street Report - Mid-Day Alerts: HWPR, TASR, ALTI, FMDAY
GHENT, N.Y., Feb. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Wall Street Report (http://www.thewallstreetreport.com) a leading financial website with some of the most extensive financial tools on the web releases market update and coverage of Hawk Protection Systems, Inc (Pink Sheets:HWPR) Taser International Inc. (NasdaqNM:TASR), Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. (NasdaqNM:ALTI) and Futuremedia plc (NasdaqNM:FMDAY)
Quest Oil Successfully Completes and Closes Acquisition of Acadia North Gas Reserve
ARLINGTON, Texas, Feb. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Quest Oil Corporation (OTCBB:QOIL) (www.questoil.com) today announces that it has completed the acquisition to acquire a 100% working interest in the two-section Acadia North prospect, located in Alberta, Canada. A third party reservoir engineering firm "Chapman Engineering" confirms reserves proved and probable of 3 BCF with a revenue value of $18 million.
Fairchild International Corp.
Fairchild International Corp. Welcomes New Board
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Further to our previous announcement, effective November 15, 2004, George Tsafalas, Byron Cox and John Thornton resigned as directors and/or officers of the Corporation and were replaced with Anish Somani and Margaret Patricia Hunt. Mr. Somani was appointed as the Corporation's President to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Mr. Tsafalas.
BNP Paribas Appoints Emily Lu To Its New York Interest Rate Group
NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- BNP Paribas (Pink Sheets:BNPQY) is pleased to announce the appointment of Emily Lu to its Interest Rate Group (IRG) in New York. Emily will also be part of the Greater China bond sales team based in Asia, and will assume coverage of Chinese institutional investors working during the New York session. She will report to Liu Xi, Head of Bond Sales China and locally to Dan O Connor, Director within the Investor Coverage Group.
Burzynski Research Institute
Dr. S. R. Burzynski Gives Presentation at ICACT in Paris
PARIS, Feb. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stanislaw R. Burzynski, M.D., Ph.D., founder and CEO of the Burzynski Clinic and President of the Burzynski Research Institute, Inc. (OTCBB:BZYR) in Houston, gave a presentation entitled "Targeted Therapy with Antineoplastons A10 and AS2-1 (ANP) of High Grade, Recurrent and Progressive Brain Stem Glioma (HBSG)" to the 16th International Congress on Anti-Cancer Treatment (ICACT) -- February 1-4, 2005.
Mesler Appointed Vice President of Organization Development & Strategy at SYSCO Corporation
HOUSTON, Feb. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), North America's largest foodservice marketer and distributor, announced today that Amanda J. Mesler has been named vice president, organization development & strategy. In this newly created position, Ms. Mesler will be responsible for facilitating and aligning SYSCO's strategic plan and initiatives, determining optimum structures and systems and leveraging business process improvements. Ms. Mesler will assume her new position March 1, 2005.
Diamant Art Corp.
Diamant Art Corporation Receives Commercial Order
TORONTO, Feb. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Diamant Art Corporation (OTCBB:DIAAF) is pleased to announce that, through its wholly owned subsidiary Diamant Film Inc--and after extensive testing of its Diamant (tm) film in Canada with respect to cheese products, it has received its first commercial order for Diamant(tm) stretch wrap film from Quality Cheese Inc.