latest news releases from the newsroom
Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corp.
Battle Mountain's Royalty Portfolio Reports 35 Percent Increase in First Six Months Revenues
RENO, Nev., Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corp. (OTCBB:BMGX) ("Battle Mountain") is pleased to report results for the quarter ended June 30, 2006. Revenue for the period was $1.549 million. The revenue includes royalty income earned from January 2006 to June 30, 2006, and represents an approximate 35% increase from what the portfolio generated for the same period last year, under the previous owner. A breakdown of Battle Mountain's first and second quarter royalty revenue is provided in Table 1 below.
Fire Mountain Beverage Co.
Fire Mountain Beverage to Produce 12,000-Case First Order
VALENCIA, Calif., Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fire Mountain Beverage Company (Pink Sheets:FBVG) announces its first production run generated by its new sales and distribution team, encompassing 12,000 cases of water products. The Company is looking very hard at its ability to place products into the recently added distribution system, and is extremely optimistic but making conservative estimations on the potential of sales that can be achieved in the system.
Pharming Group N.V.
Pharming's Marketing Authorization Application for Rhucin -- RHC1INH -- Accepted for Review by EMEA
LEIDEN, Netherlands, Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Biotech company Pharming Group N.V. ("Pharming") (Euronext:PHARM) (PHARM.AS) announced today that its Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) for recombinant human C1 inhibitor (rhC1INH or Rhucin(R)) for treatment of acute attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) has been accepted for review by the European Medicines Agency (EMEA). The Company further announced that it has selected Rhucin(R) as the global trade mark for rhC1INH for the treatment of acute HAE attacks.
Proposed Appointment to DSM Managing Board of Directors
HEERLEN, Netherlands, Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Supervisory Board of DSM is pleased to announce that it will propose to appoint Rolf-Dieter Schwalb (54) as Member of the Managing Board of Directors and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of DSM as of October 1, 2006. To this effect a Shareholder Meeting will be scheduled in due course. Mr. Schwalb is currently CFO and Member of the Executive Board of Beiersdorf AG (e.g. Nivea) in Germany.