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Technest Holdings, Inc.
Technest Holdings Announces Genex Technologies Subsidiary Relocates Offices to Bethesda, Maryland
BOSTON, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Technest Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:TCNH), a defense and homeland security company transforming advanced laboratory technology into real-world products, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Genex Technologies, Inc., has relocated its operations to a new facility in Bethesda, MD, as of April 1, 2006.
Two-Thirds of Large Employers Now Offering Incentives to Improve Employees' Health
NEW YORK, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nearly one in five executives say the health status of their workforce has improved over the past two years, and among these, a majority has offered employee programs or incentives for a healthy lifestyle, and provided information on quality of healthcare. While the concept of providing healthcare quality information is relatively new and there may be opportunities for improvement in both the data and its packaging, many see it as a win-win. These findings are from a survey of 135 top executives at large U.S.-based multinational companies, released today by PricewaterhouseCoopers' Management Barometer and the firm's Health Research Institute.
Southern Icon, BC Powder, Honors Hardworking Americans to Commemorate 100 Years of Fast Pain Relief
MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- It was formulated in North Carolina a century ago and since then has spread like kudzu across the Southeast, becoming as synonymous with the region as hospitality and sweet tea. BC Powder(r) (BC) is celebrating 100 years of fast pain relief this year through a line-up of anniversary activities, honoring all hardworking Americans and their contributions to making life less painful for future generations.
Intentia Introduces Pre-Configured Industry Solutions for Rapid ERP Implementations
ORLANDO, Fla. and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Intentia is providing customers with Movex ERP applications that are pre-configured for its key industries, the company announced at its Movex User Conference today. The QuickStep program is designed to help mid-sized companies lower the cost of ownership of a leading ERP solution by cutting implementation times by more than 50 percent.
Intentia Unveils Plans for Third Generation of Movex With Focus on Business Agility for the Mid-Market
ORLANDO, Fla. and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Intentia today unveiled plans for Movex3, a third generation of its Movex enterprise software designed to help mid-sized companies adopt more flexible business processes. The key drivers for Movex3 will be deeper, industry-specific functionality, simplified interoperability with other systems and business partners, and a richer, more natural user experience designed to encourage innovation, not just mechanical efficiency.
Clean Hydrogen Producers, Ltd.
American Associates Group, Inc.'s EPP Secure Anticipates Revenues From Check 21 Services to Increase in Excess of 560 Percent, Totaling Upwards of $10.5 million Over Four Years
TORONTO, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- American Associates Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AASG) having recently acquired EPP Secure proudly announces the release of its new secure eCheck RDC Solution. Secure eCheck RDC allows any organization accepting a large quantity of paper checks to convert those checks to a Check 21 compatible bank exchangeable image. EPP Secure expects to have 4,600 merchant users this year, 6,200 in year two and 10,800 in year three. Expected merchant user figures would represent 2,860,000 transactions processed this year, 3,720,000 in year two and 7,560,000 in year three. Net revenues are expected to be $872,100 year one, $1.4 million year two and $3.4 million year three, respectively.
Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corp.
Battle Mountain Receives $6.9 Million
RENO, Nev., April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corporation ("Battle Mountain Gold") (OTCBB:BMGXE) is pleased to announce that it has successfully sold 11,750 ounces of gold at $587.90 per ounce for total proceeds of $6,907,825. The proceeds of the gold sale will be used to fund part of the $21,850,000 acquisition of IAMGOLD's gold royalty assets (the "Acquisition"). The eleven gold royalties include a 0.72% NSR on the Williams Mine, a 3.0% NSR on the El Limon Mine, a 3.0% NSR on the Don Mario Mine, and a 1.25% NSR on the Dolores reserve. Please refer to the November 28th, 2005 press release for additional details.
COMSYS Information Technology Services, Inc.
COMSYS Executives to Present at the SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Conference
HOUSTON, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- COMSYS IT Partners, Inc. (Nasdaq:CITP), a leading information technology services company, announced today that CEO Larry Enterline and Senior Vice President, Corporate Development David Kerr will be presenting at the SunTrust Robinson Humphrey 35th Annual Institutional Conference. Enterline and Kerr will present on Tuesday, April 11, at 4 p.m. EST at the Ritz-Carlton Buckhead in Atlanta, Georgia.
Micron Enviro Systems, Inc.
Micron Increases Alberta Oil Sands Holdings by Over 400 Percent
VANCOUVER, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micron Enviro Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:MSEV) (Frankfurt:NDD) ("Micron") is extremely pleased to announce that Micron has added three new Alberta Oil Sands leases consisting of 4 new sections in the world-class Athabasca Oil Sands region. Two of these new sections are within 5 miles of Micron's existing Athabasca Oil Sand Prospect. These two new sections are close to the existing Oil Sands leases held by Connacher Oil and Gas's Great Divide Prospect, as well as to other major Oil Sands projects by Devon, Encana, and Cononco Philips.
Golar Buys Stake in Liquefied Natural Gas Limited
OSLO, Norway, April 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Golar LNG Limited is pleased to announce that the company has signed an Equity Subscription Agreement with Liquefied Natural Gas Limited ("LNGL") to subscribe for 23 million shares at A$0.50 cents. Of the 23,000,000 shares, 13,950,000 are unconditional and 9,050,000 subject to Liquefied Natural Gas Limited shareholder approval. It is expected that Golar LNG will ultimately hold 19.83% of the issued capital and will become LNGL's largest shareholder. Golar have appointed their CEO Mr. Gary Smith to LNGL's Board of Directors.