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Wastech, Inc. to Amend Subscription Agreement With Majority Shareholder for Buy-Back of Stock
CHARLESTON, S.C., June 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wastech, Inc. (PinkSheets:WTCH) (the "Company"), today announced that the Company and Environmental Energy Services, Inc. (PinkSheets:EESV) have agreed to amend their recently announced Stock Purchase Agreement to provide additional funding of $250,000 for the purpose of a stock buy back program, repurchased through open-market transactions according to the Securities and Exchange Commission rules regarding such repurchases (the "Subscription Amendment").
Dow Jones Indexes
Dow Jones Wilshire Indexes Establishes Advisory Board
NEW YORK, June 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, and Wilshire Associates, a global leader in investment technology, investment consulting and investment management, today announced the creation of the Dow Jones Wilshire Indexes Advisory Board. The advisory board was established to address worldwide market trends and issues as the Dow Jones Wilshire 5000 Composite Index(sm) expands globally in the second half of 2006.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Offers the Largest Selection of Entry-Level Phones in India From 10 Suppliers
COSTA MESA, Calif., June 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) announced today that there are 21 CDMA2000(r) phones being offered for less than $50 USD (wholesale) from 10 different suppliers in India. This compares to only 18 GSM handsets being offered for less than $50 from 5 suppliers. The low-cost CDMA2000 handsets provide access to downloadable value-added services, while the GSM low-cost handsets, as 2G devices, do not.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Manufacturers Comment on the Strength of the 3G CDMA2000 Evolution Path
COSTA MESA, Calif., June 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Manufacturers commented today on the strength of the CDMA2000(r) 3G evolution path, the CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) reports. Specifically, manufacturers emphasized that 1xEV-DO's migration to Revisions A through C ensures the technology's ability to deliver vital advanced broadband services. Many of the world's top-tier operators, including KDDI, LG Telecom, Sprint Nextel, Verizon Wireless and Telecom New Zealand have committed to, or are already in the process of, deploying the all-IP technology.
Top Orange County Public Relations Professionals Honored at 31st Annual Awards Reception
DANA POINT, Calif., June 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The 31st Annual PROTOS Awards, hosted by the Orange County Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (OC/PRSA), honored top local public relations professionals, programs and students Friday, June 23 at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort. The annual affair attracted many of Orange County's leading businesses and professionals. This year's presenting sponsor is PrimeZone Media, and other sponsors include Bock Communications, Euro RSCG Magnet, Morgan Marketing and Public Relations, Global Result Communications, Idea Hall, Porter Novelli, The Irvine Company, Golin Harris, Business Wire, Toledo PR, KLR Communications, St Regis Monarch Beach Resort and Brahma Beer.