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AGORACOM Investor Relations
AGORACOM Retained by New Buyout Company, Moventis Capital
TORONTO, June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- AGORACOM Investor Relations Corp. ("AGORACOM") (www.agoracom.com) announces it has been retained by buyout and growth management company, Moventis Capital, Inc. ("Moventis") (OTCBB:MVTS) to provide investor communications services. Moventis recently announced a definitive agreement to acquire profitable Pacific Northwest electronics manufacturing services ("EMS") company, PTL Electronics, and will use AGORACOM and its relationships with Stockhouse, AOL, Yahoo! Finance Canada and Blackberry to communicate its recent successes and ongoing opportunity to the investment community.
Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc.
Nevada Gold is Off to the Races
HOUSTON, June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc. (AMEX:UWN) announced that Friday's opening of Tioga Downs Raceway hosted a crowd of over 7,000 fans and invited guests. Tioga Downs is located in the Southern Tier in Nichols, New York, near Binghamton.
Micron Enviro Systems, Inc.
Micron Enviro Announces Company Update
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micron Enviro Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:MSEV) (Frankfurt:NDD) ("Micron") has been informed by the Secretary of State of Nevada that they have accepted the planned split of Micron shares as filed by a Certificate of Change. At this time a new CUSIP and symbol have not yet been assigned, therefore the split will be delayed. There is no concern that the split will not occur, just a slight delay until Micron receives the required new CUSIP, and new symbol for the split by the NASD which is now anticipated to be June 24, 2006. The record date will also be June 24, 2006.
Global Beverage, Inc.
Rudy Beverage, Inc.'s New Healthy, Low-Sugar Sports Drink Makes Its Debut in Connecticut Price Chopper Supermarkets
TULSA, Okla., June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:GBVS) has announced, through its portfolio company, Rudy Beverage, Inc., the company co-founded by University of Notre Dame football legend Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger, that it is rolling out Rudy Revolution(tm), one of the company's line of healthy, low-sugar beverages, to Price Chopper Supermarkets in the Connecticut market on Saturday, June 17.
SmallCap Sentinel: DME Firms Seen as Likely Acquisition Candidates as Industry Consolidation Continues
IRVINE, Calif., June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Several emerging-growth companies in the durable medical equipment (DME) sector may be logical acquisition candidates as the momentum toward consolidation within the DME sector continues," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "Recent news reports are replete with startling statistics indicating that the growing baby boomer population represents near-term future orthopedic needs that may indeed outstrip the supply of surgeons to implant them."
VioQuest Pharmaceuticals Plans NDA Filing for VQD-001
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- VioQuest Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB:VQPH), a biopharmaceutical company, plans to submit a New Drug Application (NDA) in 2007 with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for VQD-001 (sodium stibogluconate), a protein tyrosine phosphatase inhibitor, for the treatment of leishmaniasis.
Blue Canoe Records
Photo Release -- Jazz Bassist Releases a Decade's Worth of Music
ATLANTA, June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Decade", the newest release by Joseph Patrick Moore on Blue Canoe Records, contains material compiled from his recording efforts spanning the years 1996-2005. Unlike other compilation or "best of" recordings, Decade is not a testimonial of past achievements but a preface, or glimpse, into the artist's future.
Sempra Generation/Sempra Energy
Sempra Generation Agrees to Sell Energy Production Company
SAN DIEGO, June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sempra Generation, a unit of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE), has agreed to sell its exploration and production subsidiary, Sempra Energy Production Company (SEPCO), to PEC Minerals L.P. for approximately $225 million in cash. Sempra Energy expects to record an after-tax gain of approximately $110 million on the sale as part of discontinued operations.
O2Micro International Limited
O2Micro Granted Key Inverter Patent in Japan
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, June 12, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- O2Micro(r) International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM) (HKSE:0457), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems for the Computer, Consumer, Industrial, and Communications markets, was issued 68 claims under Japan patent number 3,758,165 for its Phase Array invention.