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Amid Growing Interest U.S. Schools Unprepared to Meet National Demand for Chinese Language Instruction
NEW YORK, July 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The rise of China, dramatically documented in recent months as its impact is felt economically and culturally, is driving new demand for Chinese language speakers across business and social sectors. Yet schools throughout the United States are largely unprepared to meet this need, lacking qualified teachers, programs, or creative uses of modern educational technologies, according to a new study released today by Asia Society.
PayStar Enters Multi-Million Dollar JV With SMO Multimedia Corp
LODI, Calif., July 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PayStar InfoStations, Inc., a PayStar Corp. (Pink Sheets:PYST) division is pleased to announce it has signed an letter of intent for a joint venture with SMO Multimedia Corp., a subsidiary of Strategic Management & Opportunity Corp. (Pink Sheets:SMPP) to unite the creative efforts of both kiosk companies and jointly market the multiple products and services offered by both parent companies. Terms of the agreement afford for the immediate funding by PayStar to SMO Multimedia supporting the current expansion and deployment of its U.S. Military AAFES Photo kiosk project. This contract (announced May 16, 2005 by SMPP.PK) calls for the deployment of 118 of the companies technologically enhanced photo kiosk units into 115 military installations (www.ezpixkiosk.com). PayStar will receive a fifty percent (50%) interest in this military project.
Penns Grove Riverwalk
Fenwick Commons, L.L.C. Announces Groundbreaking of The Riverwalk at Penns Grove
PENNS GROVE, N.J., July 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Groundbreaking of the first phase of The Riverwalk at Penns Grove, a mixed-use waterfront development in Penns Grove, Salem County, New Jersey, will take place on Tuesday, July 19, 2005, officially kicking off construction of the 195,500 square foot project along the Delaware River. The first phase of the project includes construction of the Riverwalk's promenade and seawall by the Borough of Penns Grove.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Ready to Meet the Future Market Needs Head On
COSTA MESA, Calif., July 12, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Over 250 industry experts from all over the world gathered in Seoul, Korea on June 27-28, 2005 to participate in the Third Generation Partnership Project 2 (3GPP2) workshop "Evolving to Future Wireless Telecommunications Technology." The event, organized in part by the Telecommunications Technology Association (TTA), 3GPP2's Korean Organizational Partner, explored the evolution of the CDMA2000(r) system to meet the future market needs. The workshop was chaired by Gerry Flynn of Verizon Wireless, and Mr. Hong-Koo Kim, TTA Secretary General, was the keynote speaker.