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Novo Nordisk A/S
Novo Nordisk A/S: Director/PDMR Shareholding
BAGSVAERD, Denmark, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- In accordance with Section 28a of the Danish Securities Trading Act, Novo Nordisk is required on a daily basis to publish trading in Novo Nordisk shares by the company's board members, executives and their associated persons as reported by those persons to Novo Nordisk.
SmartPros Launches SmartPros Banking
HAWTHORNE, N.Y., May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SmartPros Ltd. (AMEX:PED), a leader in the field of accredited professional education and corporate training, today announced that it has launched SmartPros Banking(tm), a comprehensive online education program for the banking industry.
ALCO Stores, Inc.
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Reports April Sales Increase of 19.5 Percent
ABILENE, Kan., May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) today announced that its sales from continuing operations for the four weeks ended April 30, 2006 (fiscal month of April) increased approximately 19.5% to $36.9 million compared with $30.9 million in the prior-year month, and same-store sales increased 16.3%.
NetBank Named International Success Strategy Winner By AberdeenGroup
ATLANTA, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- NetBank, Inc. (Nasdaq:NTBK), a diversified financial services provider and parent company of NetBank(R) (www.netbank.com), today announced that NetBank was recently named an International Success Strategy Winner by AberdeenGroup for excellence in leveraging customer intelligence.
Cypress Development Corp.
Phase 1 2006 Drill Program Announced For Gunman Zinc Project, Nevada
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cypress Development Corp. (TSX-V:CYP) and Bison Gold Exploration Inc. (TSX-V:BGEI) are pleased to announce that the companies will commence a Phase 1 2006 spring / summer exploration and drill program on their 73.13% (Cypress) and 26.87% (Bison) owned Gunman Project located in White Pine County, NE Nevada. The 2006 Gunman exploration and drill program are designed to expand Cypress Development's high-grade zinc oxide deposit and evaluate, for the first time, the known deeper "zinc sulfide" mineralization.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
Paint the Town Pink (And Blue): JetBlue Starts Nonstop Flights to Bermuda
NEW YORK, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today launches service to Bermuda from New York, its hometown, bringing its signature low-fares and high-service to the island of pink sand beaches. JetBlue will offer two daily nonstop flights between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Bermuda with fares starting at $129(a) each way, and are available to customers online at www.jetblue.com.