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ER Urgent Care Centers
ER Urgent Care Centers Hires Chief Financial Officer
MIAMI, July 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ER Urgent Care Centers (Pink Sheets:ERUG) announces the hiring of Ms. Karen Weaver as the new Chief Financial Officer of the company. Ms. Weaver is a Certified Public Accountant whose past experience is a perfect fit for ERUG. Highlights of her experience summary include public company reporting, cost containment, franchise reporting and development, merger and acquisition, project management and strategic planning and forecasting. She has held executive or management positions at Burger King Corporation, CSR Rinker, and Farm Stores.
Svensk Exportkredit AB (SEK)
SEK Launches a US$1 Billion 3-Year Global Benchmark
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AB Svensk Exportkredit (SEK), 100% owned by the Kingdom of Sweden, rated AA+/Aa1, today priced its new US$1 billion 3-year Global transaction at a spread of 27bps to the UST 3-year with a maturity of 15 October 2008. Joint bookrunners are Barclays, Morgan Stanley and Nomura. SEK is a regular borrower in the US Global markets, and this transaction marks the borrower's second foray into the global US markets this year following a US$1 billion 5-year transaction in January. SEK has now raised approximately US$5 billion this year and plans further funding of US$2-3 billion in the remainder of 2005.
Mayfair Mining and Minerals, Inc.
Mayfair Mining & Minerals, Inc. Augments the Company's Advisory Board
NEW YORK, July 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mayfair Mining & Minerals, Inc. (OTCBB:MFMM) is today pleased to announce that Mr. Ali Abood has been appointed as a member of the advisory board of the company. Mr. Ali Abood is a Tanzanian by birth and from a prominent business family there. During his career, Mr. Abood has been a Senior Advisor and International Consultant for various multinational corporations. He has in excess of fifteen years' experience in the field of marketing and business development in the Middle East and Africa, where he has traveled extensively, establishing top-level contacts in business and government in most of the countries in those regions.
Crucell NV Options to be Listed on Euronext.liffe Amsterdam
LEIDEN, Netherlands, July 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Euronext.liffe today announced that options for Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) are to be listed on Euronext.liffe Amsterdam. Trading in the options on Crucell's ordinary shares will commence on Wednesday, September 21, 2005, under the ticker symbol CRU.
Mobile Reach International Inc.
Mobile Reach Announces Shipment of Splitware Helpdesk Software for BlackBerry to Embarcadero Systems Corporation
NEW YORK, July 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mobile Reach International (OTCBB:MBRI) today announced the shipment of its Splitware Helpdesk product for BlackBerry(r) to Embarcadero Systems Corporation (ESC), leading the way in the development of next generation mobile solutions. Embarcadero Systems delivers technology-rich end-to-end solutions to the global transportation, supply chain, and logistics industries. Mobile Reach delivers software solutions to an increasingly mobile marketplace, allowing companies to collaborate with their mobile workforce through wireless devices.
Nano-Proprietary, Inc. Enters Into License Agreement with Kelman, Ltd. for Hydrogen Sensor Products
AUSTIN, Texas, July 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Austin, Texas-based Nano-Proprietary, Inc. (OTCBB:NNPP), through its subsidiary, Applied Nanotech, Inc. (ANI), today announced that it has entered into an exclusive license agreement with Kelman, Ltd., ("Kelman") a U.K. Limited Company related to its hydrogen sensor products and technology for use in the power transformer market. This agreement takes the place of ANI's previous hydrogen sensor license agreement due to the previous licensee being folded into Kelman.
Next Inning Technology Research
Next Inning Technology Research Updates Outlooks for Dell, Apple, Hewlett Packard, and Gateway
PRINCETON, N.J., July 13, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Next Inning Technology Research (http://www.nextinning.com), a subscription service focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, announced today that it has recently published its much anticipated mid-year "State of Tech" report covering over 70 tech companies with total annual sales that will approach half a trillion dollars in 2005. Among the companies members will receive updates on include Dell (Nasdaq:DELL), Apple (Nasdaq:AAPL), Hewlett Packard (NYSE:HPQ), and Gateway (NYSE:GTW).