latest news releases from the newsroom
Port of Houston Authority
Port of Houston Authority to Host Port Leaders Conference
HOUSTON, Nov. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) will serve as the lead host and sponsor of the Inter-American Committee on Ports of the Organization of American States (OAS-CIP) when the organization's executive board conducts its seventh meeting in Houston from December 7 through 9, 2005 at the Hilton Americas - Houston Hotel, 1600 Lamar Street in Houston, Texas. The OAS-CIP unites the highest level national port government authorities of the 34 OAS member countries of this hemisphere with a main objective of cooperation for port development.
The Shareholders of Findexa Limited Approve the Acquisition by Eniro AB
OSLO, Norway, Nov. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- On 26 September 2005, Findexa Limited ("Findexa") and Eniro AB ("Eniro") announced that they had reached agreement on the terms of a recommended acquisition by Eniro to acquire the entire share capital of Findexa ("the Acquisition"). The Acquisition is to be implemented by a means of a scheme of arrangement pursuant to article 125 of the Jersey Companies Law.
St. Nick Media Services
InfoCase Announces New X-Strap 18 for Panasonic Toughbook
CINCINNATI, Ohio, Nov. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- InfoCase is pleased to announce the availability of the new X-Strap 18 for the Panasonic(r) Toughbook(r) notebook computer. This innovative carrying solution was designed specifically for the Panasonic Toughbook CF-18, which easily converts from a notebook to a tablet PC with one easy swivel. The X-Strap is the newest addition to the InfoCase/Panasonic product line.
The Bull Market Report
The Bull Market Report Examines Opportunities in Beaten-Up Newspaper Publishers
PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Bull Market Report (http://www.bullmarket.com), a long-term growth and income-generating focused online investment newsletter, announced today that it has provided subscribers with coverage of the newspaper publishing industry. Included in the report are such companies as Knight Ridder (NYSE:KRI), The Washington Post (NYSE:WPO), Belo (NYSE:BLC), and Gannett (NYSE:GCI), among others.
Shearson Financial Network, Inc.
Shearson Home Loans and Preferred Financial Group, Inc. Form Strategic Partnership
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Preferred Financial Group (PFG, Inc.), a provider of mortgage lending solutions, and Shearson Home Loans, one of the fastest-growing retail mortgage brokerage firms, and member of the Consumer Direct of America holding company (OTCBB:CSUA), today announced a strategic business partnership between the two companies. The partnership enables both companies to offer a broader range of services, working together to process and fund a greater loan volume.
StockGuru.com Announces an Exclusive Executive Interview with Steve Crane of CorpHQ
DALLAS, Nov. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the web site has posted a new executive interview with Steve Crane, Chief Executive Officer for CorpHQ, Inc. (Pink Sheets:COHQ). In the interview, Mr. Crane discusses the financial performance as mentioned in the company's most recent news release. The company reported the following: "301% Revenue Increase" and a "Dramatic Increase in Revenue, Income, Assets, Equity and Cashflow as Portfolio Companies Thrive."