Day: June 21, 2018

GMAC Launches ‘Study in China’ Initiative in Partnership with 11 Leading Business Schools in China

BEIJING and HONG KONG, June 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On June 22, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) joins hands with 11 leading business schools in China to launch the “Study in China” initiative. This partnership marks the opening of an interactive platform for international students across 20 Belt and Road (B&R) regions to explore opportunities in China and to pursue higher education in business-related fields. The “Study in China” initiative aims to meet rapidly growing international student demand and to champion China as a world-class study destination and emerging global hub for business education. The “Study in China”

OPEN MINDS & Credible Behavioral Health Solutions Release Free White Paper On Incorporating Technology Into Organizational Strategy: Finding Success In A Changing Behavioral Health Landscape

Gettysburg, PA, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OPEN MINDS and Credible Behavioral Health Software are pleased to announce the release of their collaborative white paper: Incorporating Technology Into Organizational Strategy: Finding Success In A Changing Behavioral Health Landscape. The white paper details two central themes of organizational readiness to deploy technology and evaluation of features and functions needed in technology. The white paper is located in the OPEN MINDS resource library and available for anyone to use for free. The white paper was written to help behavioral health care organizations define the reasons for integrating technology into the strategic planning process as a

Kaneh Bosm to Expand Cultivation Footprint

NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kaneh Bosm BioTechnology Inc. (CSE:KBB) (“Kaneh Bosm” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a letter of intent to acquire a 100% interest of Cannabis Medical Group SAS (“CM Group”), which holds licences to cultivate, produce, hold, sell and export cannabis and its by-products. Colombia has become a highly sought after jurisdiction for Cannabis cultivation activities as it has a world leading combination of broad public and private sector acceptance, ideal growing conditions and a massive addressable market. CM

electroCore, Inc. Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — electroCore, Inc. (“electroCore”) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,200,000 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $15.00 per share. All of the shares of common stock are being offered by electroCore. In addition, electroCore has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 780,000 additional shares of common stock at the initial public offering price, less the underwriting discounts and commissions. electroCore’s common stock is expected to begin trading on the Nasdaq Global Market on June 22, 2018 under the symbol

Oregon Supreme Court Denies Review of Sweetcakes by Melissa Case

Aaron and Melissa Klein will appeal case to U.S. Supreme Court SALEM, Ore., June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, the Oregon Supreme Court denied review in the case of Aaron and Melissa Klein, owners of Sweetcakes by Melissa.  The following statement in response to the court’s decision may be attributed to Kelly Shackelford, President and CEO for First Liberty Institute:  No one in America should be forced by the government to choose between their faith and their livelihood.  But that’s exactly what happened to our clients, bakers Aaron and Melissa Klein.  We look forward to making our case to the

LINC Housing Opens Intergenerational Affordable Housing Community in Los Angeles for Formerly Homeless and Low-Income Residents

125 New Homes With Supportive Services to Increase Housing Stability for All Residents LOS ANGELES, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With more than 50,000 homeless in Los Angeles County, every new home matters. Today, LINC Housing joined with the City of Los Angeles, the Los Angeles County Community Development Commission, the California Department of Housing and Community Development, and other partners to celebrate the grand opening of Mosaic Gardens at Westlake, an all-new 125-home affordable apartment community near Downtown Los Angeles for households that have experienced homelessness, and low-income families and seniors. Jenise, single mom to a five-month-old daughter

Sigma Labs Announces Proposed Public Offering of Securities

SANTA FE, N.M., June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sigma Labs, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGLB) (“Sigma Labs” or the “Company”), a provider of quality assurance software under the PrintRite3D® brand, today announced a proposed public offering of its common stock, warrants to purchase common stock, and convertible preferred stock. The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed, or as to the actual size or terms of the offering. The preferred stock would be offered in lieu of shares of the Company’s common stock to investors

IGC Announces Financial Results for Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2018

BETHESDA, Md., June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE American:IGC) announces financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2018. “In fiscal 2018, the Company’s focus was to develop, manufacture, and lay the foundation to commercialize our lead product Hyalolex, an alternative oral cannabinoid-based therapy for the treatment of symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s.  The commercialization of Hyalolex through medical dispensaries in select states is expected to commence in the second half of calendar 2018. We expect to roll-out our product via licensing arrangements in Puerto Rico and other U.S. states. In the meantime, all our

Partners Announces Results of Annual & Special Meeting of Unitholders and an Update of Corporate Initiatives

TORONTO, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Partners Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:PAR.UN) announces the results of voting conducted on June 21, 2018, at the REIT’s Annual and Special Meeting of Unitholders (the “Meeting”) and an update on Corporate Initiatives. SAGM Results A total of approximately 30,832,819 units (approximately 67.12% of 45,935,142 outstanding voting units) were represented in person or by proxy. A summary of Trustee voting results is presented below:             Votes For % Votes For Votes Withheld % Withheld Grant Anthony 30,301,709 98.31%   522,462 1.69%   Jane Domenico 30,276,466 98.22%   547,705

Deliver on-time and on budget with SmartGuide low-code platform

SmartGuide chosen to deliver compliance solution and help Canada meet G8 commitment MONTREAL, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Alphinat (TSXV:NPA) the editor of the SmartGuide low-code platform announces the delivery of a compliance solution for an agency of the Federal Government of Canada. The solution allows Canadian companies to submit an annual report summarizing all payments made to governments in all jurisdictions, globally. The federal agency turned to Alphinat and its partner, Maplesoft, to ensure timely delivery of this online system that optimizes the reporting process that stems from a commitment Canada made at the 2013 G8 leader’s summit.

The Green Organic Dutchman Announces Additional 40,000 kg of Production Dedicated to Beverage and Edible Product Manufacturing

TORONTO, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (the “Company” or “TGOD”) (TSX:TGOD) (OTCQX:TGODF) is pleased to announce that it has decided to add a 287,245 sq ft purpose-built facility on its Valleyfield property capable of producing 40,000 kgs of premium organic cannabis. This facility will be dedicated to TGOD’s Beverage Division and increases the Company’s fully-funded capacity to 170,000 kgs. This newly dedicated cultivation building is being constructed to support TGOD’s previously announced Beverage Division Global-Strategic-Launch-Into-the-Beverage-Industry. This includes a state-of-the-art manufacturing campus designed to conduct strain-specific studies, develop organic IP, and create consumable optimized

Lam Research Corporation –  Lam Research Recommends Stockholders Reject Mini-Tender Offer by TRC Capital Corporation

FREMONT, Calif., June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lam Research Corporation (Lam) (NASDAQ:LRCX) has learned of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Corporation for the purchase of up to 1 million shares of Lam common stock at $170.63 per share in cash.  Lam does not endorse TRC Capital’s offer and furthermore, recommends that stockholders reject the offer and not tender their shares in response because the offer is at a price below the current market price for Lam shares and is subject to many conditions. TRC Capital’s offer price is approximately 4.36 percent below the closing share price of

Laurentian Bank Financial Group Announces Leadership Reorganization

A diversified and strong leadership team MONTREAL, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Laurentian Bank Financial Group today announced changes to its senior executive team to position itself for the next phase of its digital transformation and to strengthen its efforts in building a better and different financial institution. “Since the launch of our transformation plan in 2015, we have made good progress in achieving key milestones and growth targets. We are now entering an important phase of our plan which will see us transitioning to a digital banking model. Our accomplishments thus far, as well as the changes announced

TransAtlantic Petroleum Announces Final Results of Voting at 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (TSX:TNP) (NYSE American:TAT) (the “Company” or “TransAtlantic”) today announced the final results of the voting at its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (“Annual Meeting”), which was held on June 19, 2018. Annual Meeting Final Voting Results The Company held its Annual Meeting on June 19, 2018 to (i) elect six directors to the board of directors, each for a one-year term (“Proposal 1”), and (ii) appoint PMB Helin Donovan, LLP (“PMB”) to serve as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018

Global Atomic Announces Results of Annual General Meeting

TORONTO, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Atomic Corporation (“Global Atomic” or the “Company”), (TSX-V:GLO) is pleased to announce the results of its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting”), held on June 20, 2018.  At the Meeting, shareholders elected Stephen G. Roman, Paul D. Cronin, Richard Faucher, George A. Flach, Derek C. Rance and Asier Zarraonandia Ayo to serve as Directors of Global Atomic and to take office immediately following the Meeting. The table below sets out the voting results.       Director Votes For Votes Withheld       Stephen G. Roman 59,822,108 (99.3%) 446,034

Larson Electronics Releases 130 Watt Dual LED Work Light with Adjustable Tripod Mount

KEMP, Texas, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Larson Electronics, leader in industrial lighting, has released a tripod mounted, dual-lamp LED work light that produces a total of 5,500 lumens. This adjustable LED tower features a Y harness that connects the two light heads together with a choice of cigarette power cord and is ideal for use in rugged industrial work environments where elevated high-output work light is needed. The WAL-TP-2X25WRE-1224 from Larson Electronics is a 130-watt tripod mounted dual LED work light that includes two Larson Electronics’ LED25WRE-CPR LED spotlights, producing a total of 5,500 lumens of bright light.

AWS is Leading the Public Cloud Market in all Major Regions

RENO, Nev., June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — New Q1 data from Synergy Research Group shows that in the public cloud services market, worldwide leader AWS is also the clear leader in all four of the world’s major regions, ranked by public IaaS and PaaS service revenues. Microsoft is ranked second in three of the four regions, and Google is ranked third in three of them. Asia Pacific is the one region where the ranking differs, thanks to the prominence of the Chinese market and the dominance of local cloud providers in China. That results in Alibaba being ranked second

Carpenter to Increase Base Prices on Premium Product Portfolio

PHILADELPHIA, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) announced today that it will increase base prices three percent (3%) to five percent (5%) on new non-contract orders across all premium products. The increases will be effective with new orders placed after June 21, 2018. All applicable surcharges will remain in effect. About Carpenter Technology Carpenter Technology Corporation is a leading producer and distributor of premium specialty alloys, including titanium alloys, nickel and cobalt based superalloys, stainless steels, alloy steels and tool steels.  Carpenter’s high-performance materials and advanced process solutions are an integral part of critical applications used

Nevado announces transfer of listing to NEX

MONTREAL, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nevado Resources Corporation (TSXV:VDO) (“Nevado” or the “Corporation”) today announced that, effective at the opening of trading on Monday, June 25, 2018, the listing of its common shares will be transferred from Tier 2 of the TSXV to the NEX board of the TSXV. The trading symbol of the Corporation will also change from VDO to VDO.H. There is no change in the Corporation’s name or CUSIP number and no consolidation of capital. The Corporation continues to be on the lookout for promising mining projects, as it plans to reactivate its mining exploration

Actua Announces Liquidating Distribution Following Receipt of Proceeds from FolioDynamix Sale

Company will distribute $0.43 per share to stockholders RADNOR, Penn., June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Actua Corporation announced today that it received additional cash proceeds of approximately $8.6 million in connection with purchase price adjustments related to the sale of FolioDynamix to Envestnet (NYSE: ENV).  As a result, Actua will make a liquidating distribution of $0.43 per share to its stockholders of record as of June 25, 2018; payment of the liquidating distribution will be made on June 28, 2018.   Actua intends to make additional liquidating distributions to its stockholders from time to time as it monetizes its minority