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The History and Future of Israelite America -- Author Sets Out to Prove Israelites were Real Native Americans
GOODING, Idaho, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- History teaches students that Christopher Columbus discovered the Americas and Native Americans passed to North America via an ice bridge from Asia. This is all wrong, writes Walter Baucum, who believes the real natives of America are Israelites. In his new book, The History and Future of Israelite America (now available through 1stBooks), he shows readers that America was visited and settled by "lost tribes" of Israel well before American Indians.
FTS Wireless, Inc.
FTS Announces Increase in Preliminary Fourth Quarter Revenues
YARDLEY, Pa., Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FTS Wireless, Inc. (OTCBB:FLIP), an operator of retail wireless locations that markets and sells next generation wireless products, services and provider of Wi-Fi HotSpots, today released an update for its operating activities for the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2003.
MoneyTV, Week of 1/9
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- MoneyTV is the nationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv.net), featuring informative interviews with CEOs, insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures.
Transmeridian Exploration, Inc.
Transmeridian Identifies Significant Oil Pay in the South Alibek No. 4
HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Transmeridian Exploration, Inc. (OTCBB:TMXN) announced today that logging results from the South Alibek No. 4 (SA-4) indicate the presence of significant oil pay. Oil bearing reservoir zones have been identified in both the KTI and KTII carbonate formations. The data indicates 440 feet of apparent net oil pay in the KTII reservoirs and 400 feet in the KTI reservoirs. This compares favorably to the oil pay thicknesses in the two other wells in the field, Alibekmola 29 and South Alibek No. 1. Production casing has been set to a depth of 13,780 feet in preparation for the well testing program.
Tornet acquires three properties and sells 22 with a capital gain
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fastighets AB Tornet is selling 22 properties located in eight municipalities. This sale is taking place for a total price of approximately SEK 705 million with a capital gain of approximately SEK 105 million, of which approximately SEK 65 million affects Tornet's income for 2003. Five properties were relinquished during the fourth quarter of 2003, the other properties are to be handed over in the first quarter of 2004.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental to Hold Earnings Conference Call
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) will hold a conference call on Thursday, January 22, 2004, following the release of its fourth-quarter 2003 financial results. The conference call, which will begin at 11:30 a.m. EDT, may be accessed by calling 1-888-868-9080. The conference call also can be heard live on the company's website, www.oxy.com.
Global Explorations, Inc.
Global-Millennium Technology Revolutionizes Cellular-Based Marketing
RESTON, Va., Jan. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Explorations and MillenniumSMS (Pink Sheets: GXXL) provide marketing direct to cellular phones via text messaging to corporate data bases. Corporations can market, track, and finalize sales using SMS technology -- by delivering sales messages to digital cellular phones in real time -- allowing quick responses by interested existing clients.