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Environmental Technologies International, Inc.
Environmental Technologies International Inc. Announces Change in Stock Dividend Record Date
TUCSON, Ariz., July 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Environmental Technologies International Inc. (Pink Sheets:EMTI) reports that, for administrative reasons, the record date for the stock dividend that it proposes to issue as part of the reorganization and spin-off (announced on June 7, 2004) has been changed from August 31, 2004 to October 31, 2004. The Company anticipates no other material changes to the proposed re-organization and spin-off that is now scheduled to take effect on the new record date of October 31, 2004. This change is not expected to have any detrimental effects upon the business of Environmental Technologies International Inc. or the spin-off company, Finderguard Technologies, Inc.
OBN Holdings, Inc
Legendary Motown Group 'The Four Tops' Celebrate Their Golden Anniversary This Fall on Omni Broadcasting Network
LOS ANGELES, July 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Omni Broadcasting Network, a wholly owned subsidiary of OBN Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:OBNH), announced today the production and airing of "From the Heart" The Four Tops 50th Anniversary Concert Special, happening at the historic Detroit Opera House July 28th. "The Four Tops are an American institution and the network is proud to bring this celebration of their illustrious fifty year career to our audience," said Omni Broadcasting President Dennis Johnson. "This show is already bringing great awareness to our company. In addition, through sponsorship and advertising sources, off-network sales, foreign sales, DVD and CD sales, the event is shaping up to be a great potential revenue source. These quality products will also create other business opportunities for growth within Omni Broadcasting, Eclectic Entertainment and Retro records, all wholly owned subsidiaries of OBN Holdings."
Cal-Bay International Inc.
Cal-Bay International, Inc. Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Enterprise Automation, Inc.
TUSTIN, Calif., July 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cal-Bay International, Inc. (CBYI) has signed a letter of intent for the acquisition of Enterprise Automation, Inc. Terms of this acquisition remain to be finalized, but it is expected that Cal-Bay International, Inc. will purchase Enterprise Automation, Inc. in exchange for cash and shares of stock in Cal-Bay International, Inc.
Stafford Enhances Investor Relations - Further Strengthens Board
CARSON CITY, Nev., July 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stafford Energy, Inc. ("Stafford") (Pink Sheets:SFDE) is very pleased to announce that JMD Communications Inc. ("JMD") will handle Investor Relations for Stafford. In addition, Stafford is also very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jaro Bucko and Mr. Michal Stit to the Stafford Board of Directors.
ASM International NV
ASM International Announces Orders from Multiple Customers
BILTHOVEN, The Netherlands, July 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ: ASMI and Euronext Amsterdam: ASM) today announced that it has received a significant order for its established line of Advance(R) A412(TM) 300mm vertical furnaces as well as three initial orders for the Company's high-k gate materials and systems for use in both transistor gate stack and DRAM capacitor applications. These orders were booked during the second quarter of 2004.
ASM International NV
ASM International Reports Final 2004 Second Quarter Operating Results
BILTHOVEN, The Netherlands, July 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ASM International N.V. (Nasdaq:ASMI) (Euronext Amsterdam:ASM) reports today the operating results for the second quarter of 2004. Net earnings for the second quarter amounted to Eur 4.4 million, or Eur 0.08 diluted net earnings per share compared to a net loss of Eur (7.3) million or Eur (0.15) net loss per share for the second quarter of 2003.