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Air Guitar Company, LLC
With a Little Help From My Friends, 2005 US Air Guitar Championships
ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ten hours and thirty minutes remain for Air Guitar Company CEO Paul Thatcher to finish prepping Elaina Vaccaro for a shot at the LA regional title and a slot in the US Air Guitar Championship Finals today at Hollywood's Key Club. "It's been like boot camp," exaggerates Strumbum model Vaccaro. "He's got me watching vintage MTV videos with a cherry red Steinberger guitar slung over my shoulder." Vaccaro's participation as a contestant in the event comes as a result of losing a bet against Thatcher. "She's got plenty of attitude, a few cool moves and should offer serious competition for those veteran players," claims Thatcher.
BioCurex, Inc. to Conduct Webcast with TheGreenBaron.com
RICHMOND, British Columbia, July 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- BioCurex Inc. (Pink Sheets:BOCX) announced today that Dr. Gerald Wittenberg, Chairman and co-Founder of BioCurex, Inc., will conduct an exclusive webcast with The Green Baron. The interview will provide information to BOCX shareholders and the investment community about the current status and future prospects of BioCurex, Inc. BioCurex has licensed its diagnostic blood test for cancer detection to a major healthcare company and the company is pleased to use this medium to update its shareholders and interested investors. The webcast will be conducted by Evergreen Marketing, Inc. and their subsidiary TheGreenBaron.com and will available for listening on The Green Baron Investors Society's website at www.TheGreenBaron.com. on Monday, July 18th
Emtec, Inc. Announces Agreement to Merge With Darr Westwood Technology Corporation
TRENTON, N.J., July 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emtec, Inc. (OTCBB:ETEC), a systems integrator providing technology solutions to enable customers to effectively use and manage data to grow their businesses, announced today that it signed a definitive agreement to merge with DARR Westwood Technology Corporation, the parent company of Westwood Computer Corporation (Westwood).
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Photo Release -- Occidental to Develop Major Oman Oil Field
LOS ANGELES, July 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) announced today that a Royal Decree has been issued by the Sultanate of Oman approving the contract for the development of the Mukhaizna oil field, one of the largest oilfields in Oman. Under the terms of a new Production Sharing Contract, Occidental will be operator of the field and hold a 45 percent interest, the Government of the Sultanate of Oman, through Oman Oil Company, will hold a 20 percent interest, 17 percent will be held by Shell Oman Trading Company Limited, 15 percent by Liwa Energy Ltd. (an investment company of the Government of Abu Dhabi), Total E&P Oman will hold a 2 percent interest, and Partex (Oman) will hold 1 percent.