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EYI Industries Inc
EYI Signs Joint Venture Agreement With IMC
BURNABY, British Columbia, Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- EYI Industries Inc. ("EYI") (OTCBB:EYII), (http://investeyi.com), a marketer of products that promote well-being and a healthy lifestyle, is pleased to announce the signing of a joint venture agreement with Internet Marketing Consortium ("IMC") on August 12, 2006. IMC is to provide multi media strategies, promotional, direct and targeted marketing services to EYI for an undetermined period of time. In consideration for the services provided by IMC, EYI will pay a fee of $25,000.
Universal Detection Technology
Universal Detection Technology Comments on Reports of Man Killed by Anthrax
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Detection Technology (OTCBB:UDTT) (www.udetection.com) (FWB:PO8) commented today on the recent death of a man via Anthrax. On August 16, 2006 the newspaper Guardian Unlimited reported of a 50-year-old man who died from blood poisoning in July, but subsequent tests have shown that the bacterium was the likely cause of his death. The mans home has been sealed off and investigators are examining if there are any risks of high levels of deadly spores in the environment.
Advanced Refractive Technologies
Advanced Refractive Achieves Early Milestone
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ocular Therapeutics Incorporated, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Refractive Technologies, (ART) (OTCBB:ARFR), announces that an important early milestone in its development of a treatment for age related macular degeneration (AMD) has been achieved.
Industrial Enterprises of America, Inc.
Industrial Enterprises of America Provides Earnings Update
NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industrial Enterprises of America, Inc. (OTCBB:IEAM), a specialty automotive aftermarket supplier, today announced preliminary results for its fourth quarter ending June 30, 2006. The Company's earnings will exceed $0.12 per share in the fourth quarter and on a fully comparative basis, revenues will have increased by more than 50% over the comparable period last year.
Aveta Reports 2006 Second Quarter Results
NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aveta Inc., a company that is a leader in Medicare Advantage and in addressing the healthcare needs of the chronically ill, reported today that revenues for the second quarter of 2006 totaled $354.0 million, an increase of 45.9% over pro forma revenues of $242.7 million for the second quarter of 2005. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) increased 5.1% to a record $38.5 million in Q2 2006, compared to pro forma EBITDA of $36.7 million in Q2 2005. Adjusted second quarter earnings were $0.21 per share excluding stock option expense. Net income for the quarter was $15.1 million or $0.19 per share which includes $0.02 per share for stock option expense. Aveta's membership base of enrolled Medicare beneficiaries grew by more than 11,000 during the second quarter of 2006 to a total of 154,000, up 31% from the corresponding pro forma figure for the second quarter of 2005.
Emulex 4Gb/s HBAs Certified for Symantec Storage Foundation 5.0
COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex(R) Corporation (NYSE:ELX), one of the most trusted names in storage networking connectivity, today announced that its industry-leading 4Gb/s PCI-X and PCI Express connectivity solutions have completed hardware qualification testing in the Symantec Technology Enabled Program for Symantec's Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0.
Telenor Signs Large-Scale Agreement With DaimlerChrysler Services Fleetboard
OSLO, Norway, Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telenor Sweden has signed an agreement with DaimlerChrysler Services Fleetboard concerning fleet management services. All trucks with Fleetboard system will be equipped with Swedish SIM cards from Telenor. Telenor already has agreements with Volvo and Scania, but the agreement with DaimlerChrysler Services Fleetboard is an enormous breakthrough on the international market.