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Hybrid Coating Technologies Inc.
EPOD to Seek Canadian Listing; Signs NDA With BMW
RENO, Nev., July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- EPOD International Inc. (the "Company," "EPOD") (Pink Sheets:EPOI) (Frankfurt:EDU), a Grid-Integrated, eco-power utility and electric power systems provider, has retained Goodmans LLP as its Canadian attorneys to draft its prospectus as EPOD prepares for a prospective listing on a Canadian exchange. EPOD has also recently signed a non disclosure agreement with BMW of North America LLC in connection to its Hybrid Super Capacitor Battery.
PremierWest Bancorp Continues Record of Net Income Growth
MEDFORD, Ore., July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- PremierWest Bancorp (Nasdaq:PRWT) announced second quarter earnings of $3,941,000, an increase of 17.0% over the immediately preceding quarter and a 3.6% increase when compared to the same quarter in 2006 when the Company posted net income of $3,805,000. Earnings per share on a fully diluted basis amounted to $0.21 for the second quarter of 2007, an increase of 16.7% when compared to the first quarter of 2007 and unchanged when compared to the same quarter in 2006.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Announces Notification of Trade
LONDON, July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew" or "the Company") (TSX:CRU) (OSE:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRUGF) today announced:
Grenville Gold Corp.
Grenville Adds 31 New Mineral Concessions to Silveria and Now Has 2797 Ha of Mineral Titles Over Four Former Silver Mines
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Grenville Gold Corporation ("Grenville" or "the Company") (TSX-V:GVG) (Other OTC:GVLGF) (Frankfurt:F9I) (WKN:A0KELU) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary Inversiones Mineras Alexander S.A.C. has purchased 31 new mineral concessions totaling 620 Ha from various mineral title owners, to bring the total mineral concessions under the Silveria Project to 2,797 Ha. Grenville is now in a position to maximize the full potential of the former producing Pacococha, Millotingo, Silveria and Germaina mines. Currently, the nearest permitted mine in the area, the Corichanca Mine, is owned and operated by Goldhawk Resources located 4 km away from the Silveria Project. Grenville is working towards an ultimate goal of re-opening at least two of the former mines encompassed by the Silveria Project.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Announces 39.2 Percent Increase in Earnings
CONWAY, Ark., July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) today announced a 39.2% increase in the second quarter 2007 earnings over the earnings for the same period last year. The record second quarter earnings were $5.1 million, or $0.29 diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended June 30, 2007, compared to earnings of $3.6 million, or $0.25 diluted earnings per share for the same period in 2006.
Asia Properties, Inc.
Asia Properties Announces Filing of Financials
BELLINGHAM, Wash., July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Asia Properties, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ASPZ) announced today that it has filed financial statements for the second Quarter of 2006.