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JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Brings Entertainment to Nashville with Launch of New Service
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today inaugurates service at Nashville International Airport with three daily nonstop flights to New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. New York's hometown airline is currently offering a special $69(b) fare each way between JFK and Nashville. Regular fares for the new flights will range between $89(b) and $299(b) each way and include the low-fare airline's signature complimentary in-flight entertainment experience, offering 36 channels of live DIRECTV(r) programming and over 100 channels of XM Satellite Radio(r)(a).
Automotive Resources International
ARI insights Now Offers Customizable Visual KPIs
MT. LAUREL, N.J., Aug. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The new ARI insights(tm) web-based car and truck fleet management system, recently developed for customers by Automotive Resources International, displays a client's Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) not only as text but also as easy-to-interpret, actionable information in a colorful visual context.
Actavis Raises Offer for PLIVA to HRK 795
REYKJAVIK, Iceland, Aug. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Actavis Group (ICEX:ACT), the international generic pharmaceutical company, today announces that it has increased its offer to acquire the Croatian pharmaceutical company, PLIVA d.d (LSE:PLVD) (ZSE:PLVA-R-A), to HRK795 per share in cash. The revised offer represents an increase of 10.0% over Actavis' previous offer of HRK 723 per share and is 7.0% higher than the competing offer of HRK743 per share made for PLIVA by Barr Pharmaceuticals Inc. The increased offer values the total issued share capital of PLIVA at approximately US$2.5 billion. In addition, Actavis also confirms that it now controls a total of 20.8% of PLIVA's share capital through a combination of share ownership and options to acquire shares.
Identifying AuGRID's Path to Revenue
VINELAND, N.J., Aug. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The AuGRID/Primergy Hong Kong collaboration has identified two entities for targets of acquisition; Primergy has started negotiations on behalf of AuGRID. In total there are three such companies of interest: two in China, and one local. Management's encouragement arises from possibilities due to an asset, revenue and profit change if acquired, that could result in qualification for placement on a different exchange. The corporation's acquisition targets in question gross no less than $2.5 million per fiscal annum minimum. "We look forward to updating you with a progress report soon," states M.J. Shaheed, who will be visiting one of the acquisition targets within the next two weeks to review fiscal data that will be prepared for the accounting and PCAOB certification process. The remaining companies of interest are in China, which Primergy is working the preliminaries on the accounting and regulation compliance for the U.S. markets.
Hands On Network
Corporate Month of Service to Mobilize 40,000 Volunteers
ATLANTA, Aug. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- An alliance of major corporations and nonprofit organizations will mobilize more than 40,000 volunteers in 1,000 community service projects throughout the month of September to mark the second annual "Corporate Month of Service." The projects will address communities' most critical needs -- from hurricane recovery efforts to playground builds to school transformations. The month of service is a project of Hands On Network in partnership with KaBOOM!, numerous community organizations, and such corporations as The Home Depot(r), Jones New York, MASCO Corporation and UnitedHealth Group.
Adrenaline Nation Entertainment, Inc.
Adrenaline Nation Entertainment Names Country Music Legend Juan Contreras Director of Artist Relations
CLEARWATER, Fla., Aug. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Adrenaline Nation Entertainment, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ADNL), which produces Adrenaline Nation TV, the leading channel for cutting-edge independent music TV, innovative independent and short films, and adrenaline sports for the highly coveted 18-49 demographic, today announced that it has named Juan Contreras, Director of Artist Relations. In this capacity, Contreras will be responsible for finding and signing the hottest new up-and-coming artists on the country and cross-over music scenes.
Amelot Holdings, Inc.
Amelot Holdings and Its Subsidiary, Amelot Alternative Energy, Announce They Are On the Move
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Aug. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Amelot Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AMHD) is pleased to announce that it has completed preliminary design work and has begun negotiating contracts in preparation of moving its corporate headquarters to a portion of the newly leased space of its subsidiary, Amelot Alternative Energy, Inc., in Nashua, New Hampshire.