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CDMA Development Group
WiMAX -- Opportunities and Challenges in a Wireless World
COSTA MESA, Calif., July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) and Signals Research Group, LLC announced today the availability of a white paper discussing the realities of WiMAX standards and their potential market applications. The paper entitled, "WiMAX -- Opportunities and Challenges in a Wireless World," is based on an independent analysis of WiMAX that Signals Research Group published earlier this year, which is being made available to the public on the CDG's website.
Tekoil & Gas Corporation
PEXCON, Inc. n/k/a Tekoil & Gas Corporation Announces Share Issuance/Name Change and Authorized Stock Increase
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PEXCON, Inc. (Pink Sheets:PXCN), an oil and gas exploration and production company, is announcing the issuance of One Hundred Nineteen Million Eight Hundred Sixty Eight Thousand (119,868,000) new shares, effective as of June 27, 2005, pursuant to that certain Acquisition Agreement by and between PEXCON, Tekoil & Gas Corporation and Mr. Gerald M. Dunne.
ALCO Stores, Inc.
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Reports June Sales Increase of 6.7 Percent
ABILENE, Kan., July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) today announced that its sales from continuing operations for the five weeks ended July 3, 2005 (fiscal month of June) increased approximately 6.7% to $42.3 million, compared with $39.6 million in the prior-year month and same-store sales increased 3.3%. The 20 stores previously announced as closing along with other stores where the decision has been made to close them are excluded from sales from continuing operations.
CRSI Group, Inc.
Care Recruitment Solutions International, Inc. Announces National Contract to Supply Nursing Staff to Personal-Touch Home Care, Inc.
NEW YORK, July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Care Recruitment Solutions International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ABPR), the international nurse training, recruitment and placement specialist, announced today that it signed a five-year Agreement to recruit and train 150 foreign nurses per year for Personal-Touch Home Care, Inc. Based in Bayside, New York, Personal-Touch Home Care, Inc. is a national company with more than 50 locations in 13 states. The Company's caregivers consist of Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses, Licensed Physical, Speech, and Occupational Therapists, Medical Social Workers, and Trained Paraprofessionals. The Company, through its pool of approximately 3,000 nurses, provides skilled observation and assessment of the patient's physical and mental status, monitors the medication and dietary needs of the patient, administers appropriate clinical treatments, and provides instruction to patients and families.