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CALCOL Inc. Malibu-Cola Beverage Focuses on Diet Pop in China
NEW YORK, May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On May 8, Norman Kaplan, CEO of CALCOL Inc. (Pink Sheets:CLCL) updated the investment community in an exclusive interview with The Wall Street Reporter. Topics covered in the interview include an overview of the Company and recent news releases relating to the company's core product, financial milestones and future. Mr. Kaplan gave details on the company's activities in China as the first U.S. company to sell a wide range of diet soda products in the country.
MangaPets Inc. Issues Shareholder Update
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- MangaPets, Inc. (OTCBB:MPTS) today announced that it has entered into negotiations to acquire two profitable on-line gaming properties through its wholly owned UK subsidiary. The two businesses to be acquired presently have annual waging of U.S. $100 Million each.
Adsero Reports Year-End Results and Realignment of Business
MONTREAL, May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Adsero Corp. ("Adsero") (OTCBB:ADSOE), a North American printer cartridge re-manufacturer, announced its annual results for the year-ended December 31, 2006. Revenues for the year ended December 31, 2005 were $27,841,164 with Net Loss of $7,387,429. Included in this loss, the Company recorded one time charges of $5,009,846 including a goodwill impairment charge of $3,194,722. After adjusting for these charges, the Company reported earnings before interest, taxes and depreciation (EBITDA) of $90,105 for the year.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines Files Form 10 with SEC
DES MOINES, Iowa, May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines announced today that it has filed a Form 10 Registration Statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Bank's Registration Statement includes its financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2005 and reflects the restatement of previously reported financial results for years 2001 through 2004.
Decorize, Inc. Secures Financing and Converts Debt
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Decorize, Inc. (AMEX:DCZ), a leading supplier and manufacturer of home accents, announced today that they have entered into an agreement securing a revolving line of credit of up to $750,000. Quest Commercial Finance, LLC will provide the line of credit which will be used for production expansion and marketing initiatives. The Company is experiencing an explosive increase in demand for its products which exceeds its current production capacity. With the additional capital the Company will double its production output. Steve Crowder, President and Chief Executive Officer commented, "We anticipate the increased production capacity combined with the dramatic rise in customer demand will position our Company to generate positive financial results in its fiscal year beginning July 1, 2006."
Eternal Energy Corp.
Eternal Energy Corp. Raises $404,000 in Third Closing of Private Placement
LITTLETON, Colo., May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Eternal Energy Corp. (OTCBB:EERG) announced that it raised approximately $404,000 of financing in the second closing of a private placement from issuance of its common stock and warrants to purchase common stock to accredited investors. The third closing occurred on May 8, 2006. In connection with the third closing, Eternal Energy issued 808,000 units of common stock and common stock purchase warrants, with each unit consisting of one share of its common stock and warrant to purchase one share of its common stock, at a per unit purchase price of $0.50. The warrants have an exercise period of two years and an exercise price of $1.00 per share. The warrants will be exercisable in cash, representing potential additional proceeds of $808,000, assuming the warrants are fully exercised in cash. The warrants also provide for cashless exercise under certain circumstances.
Michelex Corp. Continues to Make Progress
MASSENA, N.Y., May 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Michelex Corp. (Pink Sheets:MLXO) "Michelex" (or the "Company"), a plastic manufacturing company and an audio record production group, announced today that it was successful in carrying out the first part of the agreement with Wells Fargo Business Credit and has paid them $1,025,000.00. Michelex is on schedule to complete the second part of the agreement to satisfy the remaining debt in the sum of $1,400,000.00 to Wells Fargo Business Credit before the August 31, 2006 deadline. Michelex anticipates finalizing this payment much before the deadline. This will result in a net gain for Michelex in the sum of $633,684.18.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman to Webcast Annual Shareholders Meeting
LOS ANGELES -- May 12, 2006 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will conduct its annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday, May 17, 2006. The meeting, which includes a presentation by Ronald D. Sugar, Northrop Grumman chairman, chief executive officer and president, will be webcast beginning at 10 a.m. PDT at www.northropgrumman.com. An audio replay will be available for two weeks. During the presentation, the company will confirm financial guidance provided on April 25, 2006.