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Views of Employees and Companies Differ on International Assignments, PricewaterhouseCoopers Study Finds
LONDON, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Companies and employees differ widely in their views towards overseas assignments, with their views at odds regarding the decision to go, the reintegration process and the impact on careers, according to a worldwide study by PricewaterhouseCoopers and Cranfield School of Management in the UK. Only those companies that align the incentives they offer with how they motivate employees will realise a return on the investment they make on these assignments and retain key employees when they return.
Fairchild International Corporation
Fairchild International Negotiates to Acquire Advanced Hydrogen Technology
LAS VEGAS and EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fairchild International Corp. (OTCBB:FCHL), www.fairchildinternational.com announced negotiations to acquire a world-wide license to proprietary technology for the production of low-cost 99.9% pure Hydrogen. The technology will work in conjunction with the Company's gasification technologies to create hydrogen energy from bio-waste, low grade coal, wood waste and municipal and industrial garbage/waste products. The inventor of the technology is considered a leading expert in gasification and hydrogen energy technology.
Mass Connections Names University of Southern California's Jim Ellis to Corporate Advisory Board
CERRITOS, Calif., Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mass Connections(r), the nation's industry leader in retail marketing services and consumer related promotions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Ellis, Senior Executive Director for Global Initiatives at the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business, to the company's corporate advisory board. His advisory role complements the board's mission to include engaging and insightful members from throughout the retail industry.
DIGSOUND Watermarks Music in Network Cable Spot
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- DIGSOUND Inc. (www.vrdigsound.com) (Pink Sheets:DGSU) announced today that it has watermarked the music for a commercial for one of the country's top Gold Coin investment firms, Lear Financial. The commercial runs on syndicated cable shows such as FOX News, MSN and CNBC.
California F+A Architects Makes it Snow in Dubai
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Anchored by a climate-controlled indoor ski-slope and winter sports complex, the largest Carrefour hypermarket in Dubai and the largest Harvey Nichols department store outside the U.K., the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai, on the Arabian Gulf, is now open for business. Designed by California-based F+A Architects, the structure also includes the largest glazed hemispherical dome in the Middle East. With 2.4 million square feet of gross leaseable area, this project is one of the world's preeminent retail/entertainment complexes.
Market Pulse Announces Corporate Profile on Trimax Corporation
ATLANTA, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trimax Corporation (OTCBB:TMXO), through its wholly owned subsidiary PLC Network Solutions, Inc., is an international provider of leading Broadband over PowerLine (BPL) communication technologies. BPL is a disruptive communications technology that turns the existing ubiquitous power line infrastructure and common electrical wiring in commercial and residential buildings into a high-bandwidth network. PLC's services include high-speed secure Internet access, VoIP services, and real time video steaming for the emerging IPTV market. Trimax announced that the company is now profiled on Market-Pulse.com. Market Pulse's profile focuses on Trimax's technology, the company's products, the market, Trimax's future outlook, and recent developments. Individuals interested in more information on the company can view the profile at http://www.market-pulse.com/tmxoprofile.htm.
Aleratec and Droppix Form Strategic Partnership to Deliver LightScribe-Enabled Duplication Products
CHATSWORTH, Calif., Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alera Technologies, Inc., developer and manufacturer of Aleratec Advanced USB, DVD/CD duplicating, recording, and digital imaging solutions and Droppix SARL, designer of powerful and intuitive software packages for organizing and recording data, music, photos and videos, announced today the signing of an exclusive agreement for Droppix to develop special OEM versions of their DVD/CD recording and LightScribe supported labeling software to be offered in suites with Aleratec products. Aleratec and Droppix are working together to deliver LightScribe Direct Disc Labeling technology in Prosumer Markets and assure that standards are met for LightScribe supported functionality and features.
Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc.
Nevada Gold Continues Growth
HOUSTON, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc. (AMEX:UWN) announced today the addition of Hayri Gurbuz as Vice President, Planning and Operational Analysis and George Cvek as Senior Director, Information Technology.