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Capital Hill Gold
Capital Hill Gold Seeks Joint Venture with Major Oil Company
DENVER, Aug. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Capital Hill Gold, Inc. (OTCBB:CHGI) today announced that in anticipation of its consortium's success in the 2005 Nigerian oil bid round, Capital Hill has initiated contact with Chevron/Texaco and Royal Dutch Shell as potential joint venture partners. Shell currently produces almost half (1.1 million barrels a day) of Nigeria's oil production and Chevron/Texaco is one of the two largest oil producers in Nigeria. Capital Hill believes that these and other international oil companies are seeking to increase their Nigerian oil projects.
China Agritech, Inc.
China Agritech, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2005 Sales Grew 104% Quarter-Over-Quarter, 85% Year-Over-Year
BEIJING, Aug. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- China Agritech, Inc. (OTCBB:CAGC), China's leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of organic compound fertilizers, announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2005.
Mountaintop Press, Inc.
Mountaintop Press, Inc. Presents Claus Contest
WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mountaintop Press, Inc. is having a contest connected with the publication of the book 'What About Claus?', the sequel to 'Santa's Secret'. The first person to correctly identify what the acronym for CLAUS is in the book will win $1000.00. Clues are given on the website. A new clue is added weekly. Contest closes 9/17. The winner will be announced Sept 19, 2005. There is no purchase necessary to enter or win.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Unveils Newest Target for U.S. Navy
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) unveiled today its BQM-74F which is the U.S. Navy's next-generation subsonic aerial target that can fly longer distances at much higher speeds and with increased maneuverability than before. Aerial targets are the Navy's most realistic means of training sailors and airmen against airborne threats and testing an array of weapon systems.
StockGuru.com Announces Profile Coverage for LJ International
DALLAS, Aug. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com and TalkingStocks.com, announced the Web sites have initiated Profile Coverage for LJ International Corporation (Nasdaq:JADE). LJ International, Inc. (LJI), based in Hong Kong and the U.S., is engaged in designing, branding, marketing and distributing a full range of jewelry. It has built its global business, currently one of the fastest-growing in the jewelry industry, on a vertical integration strategy and an unwavering commitment to quality and service. LJI distributes to fine jewelers, department stores, national jewelry chains and electronic and specialty retailers throughout North America and Western Europe, with a growing retail presence in China through stores and e-shopping sites. Its product lines incorporate all major categories sought by major retailers, including earrings, necklaces, pendants, rings and bracelets. It trades on the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol JADE.
EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS Wireless Announces All-Time Record Year for Orders with $58.2 Million In New Orders as of the Third Week of August
ATLANTA, Aug. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS Wireless, the Performance Leader(tm) in RF Solutions, a division of EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG), announced today that it has achieved an all-time high for annual orders, as of the end of the third week of August. Orders for the division's antennas and repeaters now exceed $58 million, breaking EMS Wireless's previous annual orders record in 2000, which resulted in sales of $57.7 million.