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U.S. Starcom, Inc.
U.S. Starcom and Public Square Books Form Joint Venture
PERTH AMBOY, N.J., July 11, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- U.S. Starcom, Inc. (Pink Sheets:USTA), a leading provider of valued added prepaid telephone services and solutions to the urban market, has executed a Letter of Intent with Public Square Books, the market leader in Spanish language graphic novels, to form a joint venture to promote Spanish language books and other content through selected U.S. Starcom retail outlets.
Stolt-Nielsen S.A. Purchased 176,000 of Its Common Shares
LONDON, July 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stolt-Nielsen S.A. (Nasdaq:SNSA) (Oslo:SNI) announces that Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group Ltd. (SNTG), a 100% owned subsidiary of SNSA, purchased today 176,000 of SNSA Common Shares on the Oslo Stock Exchange at an average price of NOK 139.74 per share (approximately $22.24 at the current exchange rate). The shares were purchased in accordance with the repurchase program announced on August 25, 2005, authorizing Company to purchase up to $200 million worth of its Common Shares or related American Depositary Shares.
Transocean Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2006 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
HOUSTON, July 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Transocean Inc. (NYSE:RIG) today said it plans to report earnings for the six months ended June 30, 2006 on the morning of Thursday, August 3, 2006. Following the earnings report, expected to be released prior to the commencement of trading in the United States, the company will conduct a teleconference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern DST. Individuals who wish to participate in the teleconference call should dial 913-981-5592 and refer to confirmation code 5208498 approximately five to 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of the call.
InRob Tech Ltd.
InRob Launches New Mini-Tractor with Israel Defense Forces
LAS VEGAS, July 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- InRob Ltd. ("InRob") (OTCBB:IRBL), a leader in the development and production of advanced wireless control systems and integrated solutions for unmanned ground vehicles (UGV), today announced that the IDF (www1.idf.il) has introduced the Keter Paz, InRob's new mini-tractor, into operational use.
Ever-Glory International Group Inc.
Ever-Glory Signs $1,000,000 Order with OTTO
LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ever-Glory International Group (OTCBB:EGLY) (Frankfurt:E4G) signed an order valued at approximately $1,000,000 with OTTO, a successful customer-oriented multi-channel retailer. This deal will continue to put Ever-Glory's large production capacity and quality assurance practices to good use, as large quantities of high-grade clothing will be produced through the sizable order.