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Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Announces Retirement of Chemical Subsidiary Leader
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- John L. Hurst, President of Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem), a wholly owned subsidiary of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY), will retire December 31, 2004 upon completion of 25 years of service. Commenting on Mr. Hurst's planned retirement, Occidental Petroleum's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Ray R. Irani, said, "Occidental has been fortunate to have an executive with Jack Hurst's broad industry knowledge and experience on our team. His contributions to our chlor-alkali and vinyls businesses are appreciated."
Altnet Adds Music Legends Jimi Hendrix and Patsy Cline to Growing List of Music Available for Purchase Through Kazaa and Grokster
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Feb. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Altnet, Inc., a subsidiary of Brilliant Digital Entertainment (OTCBB:BDEI), the leading provider of secure digital media via peer-to-peer technology, today announced a new agreement with The Everest Records Group to distribute the Legacy International and Bescol Compact Classics catalogs. Beginning in March, a wide variety of genres from popular music (Jimi Hendrix), classical (Aaron Copeland and the London Symphony Orchestra) and traditional music from around the world will be available through Altnet's distribution technology.
Globetech Ventures Corporation
Globetech Negotiates Definitive Agreements
RICHMOND, British Columbia, Feb. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Globetech Ventures Corp. (the "Corporation") (OTCBB:GTVCF), reported on December 9th, 2003 that it had entered into a Letter of Agreement ("LOI") whereby the Corporation had the option to acquire a 100% undivided interest in approximately 130,000 acres (approximately 53,000 hectares) of mineral claims ("the mineral claims") prospective for gold, in Amapa State, Brazil.
Market Pulse Announces its Stock Picks for Thursday, February 26, 2004 -- LPLHA, IBZT, XMSR, AMAT
ATLANTA, Feb. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Market Pulse is pleased to introduce our featured stock, LocatePLUS Holdings (OTCBB:LPLHA), to the investment community! LocatePLUS is new to Market Pulse and is an industry-leading provider of public information and investigative solutions that are currently being used in homeland security, anti-terrorism and crime fighting initiatives! LocatePLUS's subsidiary just had contract news out! Watch this stock move! Other notable stocks that look great lately from a fundamental and technical perspective include:
Capital Research Group, Inc
Early Stock Market Alerts for Thursday, February 26, 2004: CWMS, AMAT, PACC, BIKO
WESTON, Fla., Feb. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com names Crown Medical Systems Inc. (OTCBB:CWMS) to its Stock Pick List. CWMS is new to TheSUBWAY.com, and we expect great things from this stock! Watch this company; it just announced great news, and we think it is due to make a move in the near term! Other stocks highlighted include: