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Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines Reports July Traffic
ATLANTA, Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines today reported traffic results for July 2006(1,2). System traffic for July 2006 decreased 0.6 percent from July 2005 with a capacity decrease of 2.1 percent. Delta's system load factor was 85.4 percent in July 2006, up 1.3 points from the same period last year. This month's results represent the company's highest system load factor achieved in any month, exceeding the previous high of 84.5 percent in June 2006.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Scottish Re Group Ltd. -- SCT
HARTFORD, Conn., Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all persons who purchased the publicly traded securities of Scottish Re Group Ltd. ("Scottish Re" or the "Company") (NYSE:SCT) between December 16, 2005 and July 28, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period").
Oliver Peoples Appoints New Chief Executive Officer and President
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oliver Peoples, one of the world's most recognized and respected luxury eyewear brands and wholly owned subsidiary of Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO), today announced that it has appointed David Schulte as chief executive officer and president, effective immediately. Mr. Schulte brings more than 15 years of strategic operational, financial, marketing and retail experience to his new role and will report directly to Larry Leight, founder of Oliver Peoples, who will continue to serve as the company's chairman and creative director.
Verizon Wireless Activates New Cell Site in La Porte, Ind.
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Verizon Wireless has activated a new cell site in La Porte, Ind., that expands network coverage and increases capacity, enabling more customers to use their wireless phones concurrently to make calls, send and receive text and picture messages, and download games and ringtones while enjoying clearer reception and fewer dropped calls.
EYI Industries Inc
EYI HK Signs Addendum to China Agency Agreement With CEIEC
BURNABY, British Columbia, Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- EYI Industries Inc. ("EYI") (OTCBB:EYII), (http://www.StopDrinkingPoison.com), a marketer of products that promote well-being and a healthy lifestyle, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Essentially Yours Industries (Hong Kong) Limited ("EYI HK") has signed an addendum to the China Agency Agreement dated September 15, 2005 between EYI HK and Guangzhou Zhongdian Enterprises (Group) Co. Ltd and China Electronics Import and Export South China Corporation ("CEIEC"). The addendum extends the purchasing and exclusivity terms to CEIEC for an additional one year period.