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Habanero Resources Inc.
Habanero Increases Interest in Alberta Oil Sands Prospect
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Habanero Resources Inc. ("Habanero") (Pink Sheets:HBNRF) (Other OTC:HBNRF) (TSX-V:HAO) (Frankfurt:HRJ) is pleased to announce that is has received the final closing documentation to further increase Habanero's interest in the Alberta Oil Sands Prospect. Habanero was recently notified by the operator ("the Company") that activities are underway on the Alberta Oil Sands Prospect (news dated January 24, 2005). Currently, the prospect is being prepared for the seismic to be completed. It is expected that the seismic data will be collected over the coming weeks. The property is very close to infrastructure including roads and power, as well there is a pipeline running directly through the property. There is likely a supply of condensate in the area for treating and blending for pipeline sales. The Company is planning a pilot plant for testing the recoverable reserve via Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) and the Company plans to file application to AEUB for the pilot plant during the 1st quarter of 2006. The Company also plans to drill two additional wells as part of its current program and will undertake the 3-D seismic survey of the lands that will enable the Company to re-assess the size and extent of its reserves and administer its pilot project. At this time Habanero has a 2.7% equity interest in the Company. Habanero has paid a total of three hundred fifty thousand dollars for this interest. Habanero has taken an equity interest in the Company, but Habanero may have the option to participate in the development and exploitation of the prospect in the future.
Crew Gold Corporation
Shipment of Kelian Plant Complete
LONDON, Jan. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Gold Corporation (TSX:CRU) (OSE:CRU) and Guinor Gold Corporation (TSX:GNR) (OSE:GNR) report, that in line with the revised schedule, the last shipment of the Kelian plant has arrived, and been off-loaded, in Conakry, Guinea.
BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics
BrainStorm Files Patent Application for Stem Cell Procedure With Potential for Multiple Sclerosis Therapy
NEW YORK and TEL AVIV, Israel, Jan. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics (OTCBB:BCLI), the developer of NurOwn(tm) bone marrow derived stem cell therapeutic products for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, announced today that a patent application has been filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a new procedure to derive oligodendrocyte-like cells. The invention involves inducing oligodendrocyte-like cells using the company's proprietary bone marrow derived human mesenchymal stem cell technology.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Corp.: Notification of Trade
LONDON, Jan. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") (TSE:CRU) (OSE:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRUGF): On January 25, 2006, Hans Christian Qvist, Chairman of Crew Gold Corporation, sold 1,350,000 shares, 1,150,000 of which were held under forward contracts, in Crew at NOK 10.83. The sale is related to financing of a new business venture.
Prima Poker Ltd
Prima Network to Send One Lucky Player to Participate in Every Event at the 2006 World Series of Poker
DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, Jan. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Poker players dream of having the bankroll to play in just one event during the World Series of Poker (WSOP). They lust for the coveted gold bracelets that dangle from the wrists of their idols and for a share of one of the largest prize pools on the planet. Imagine the joy of winning a seat to the Main Event. Now imagine the euphoria when you get to live like a pro and play in not just one but in every event at the WSOP. How does that feel? One player from The Prima Network is about to find out.
Renewable Energy Resources, Inc.
Internal Hydro Presents New Board Members for Alternative Energy Technology
TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Internal Hydro International Inc., (OTCBB:IHDR) (www.InternalHydro.com) announces that the new board of directors, chosen for its technology deployment plan in Europe and North America, includes technology, engineering and manufacturing experts. With IHDR having entered its plan to the unveiling of its low head hydro and other technology advances and opportunities, the interim board of directors which has been selected includes experts from the oil and gas engineering business, production and manufacturing areas. "I proudly introduce the Board of Directors that now present to the world the introduction of our technology to a world of alternative energy," said President and CEO Craig A. Huffman.