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MangaPets Shareholder Update
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- MangaPets, Inc. (OTCBB:MPTS) (the "Company") confirms that the Board of Directors has considered and approved a resolution calling on the stockholders of the Company to authorize the Board of Directors to consolidate the Company's issued and outstanding common shares on a two (2) old common shares to one (1) new common share basis and change the Company's name to Global Gaming Holdings Inc.
Unique Pizza and Subs
Unique Pizza and Subs Announces the Appointment of William J. Rafaloski as Director of Conversions
PITTSBURGH, July 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation (Pink Sheets:UPZS) a Delaware Corporation, announces the appointment of William J. (B.J.) Rafaloski Sr. as Director of Conversions. Some of Mr. Rafaloski's responsibilities as Director of Conversions include: implementation of Unique Pizza and Subs' proven conversion strategy, train and oversee the field employees within the conversion department, work with the franchising and marketing departments to hand-select the independent pizza shops that will convert into UPZS franchises. Mr. Rafaloski successfully converted his own independent pizza location (Italianos of Beechview, Pa) into Unique Pizza back in 1997. "Converting my shop over to Unique is the only reason why I am still in business. It is with great pride that I accept the appointment as Director of Conversions for Unique Pizza and Subs and I look forward to converting independent pizza shops that are struggling to survive, just like my shop was nine years ago, into successful Unique Pizza and Subs franchises. I could not ask for an easier and more rewarding job than this one, because all I have to do is speak from heart and experience," stated Mr. Rafaloski.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
Hi There, Ohio! JetBlue to Start Service From Columbus to New York and Boston in October
NEW YORK, July 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today announces it will begin service between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Columbus, OH with up to four daily nonstop flights starting October 3, and one daily nonstop flight between Boston's Logan International Airport and Columbus starting October 18. To celebrate the new service, JetBlue is offering introductory one-way fares to/from New York starting at $69(a), with regular fares ranging between $89(a) and $199(a) each way, up to 69% lower than pre-JetBlue fares. The airline's introductory one-way fare to/from Boston is $79(a), with regular fares ranging from $99(a) to $209(a) each way, up to 68% lower than pre-JetBlue fares. Introductory fares, which are subject to availability, must be purchased by July 24, and travel must be completed by November 15.
Asia Properties, Inc.
Asia Properties Announces Funding for Major Acquisition
BELLINGHAM, Wash., July 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Asia Properties, Inc. or "API" (Pink Sheets:ASPZ) today announced that it has closed a private placement for US$100,000. The funds will be used along with internal cash and shares towards the acquisition of beachfront land on an island in Asia that API is currently negotiating.