Day: June 25, 2018

Pacific Rim Cobalt Commences Drilling at Indonesian Cobalt-Nickel Project

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pacific Rim Cobalt Corp. (CSE:BOLT) (FRANKFURT:NXFE) (OTCQB:PCRCF) (the “Company” or “Pacific Rim Cobalt”) a resource company with assets located proximal to the world’s largest cobalt market, today announced the commencement of drilling activities at its Cyclops Cobalt-Nickel Project (formerly known as the TNM Project) located in Papua Province, Indonesia. The Cyclops Cobalt-Nickel Project, recently renamed for its close proximity to the Cyclops mountain range, is situated on the north coast of Papua Province, Indonesia, a country ranked among the largest hosts of nickel laterite occurrences in the world. The project’s tidewater

NewYork-Presbyterian Among Nation’s Best in Every Specialty Featured in U.S. News and World Report “Best Children’s Hospitals” Survey

New York, NY, June 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For the 12th year in a row, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital ranks in more pediatric specialties than any other New York metro area hospital in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Children’s Hospitals.” The 2018-19 rankings are published online today.   NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital ranks among the top in the nation for children’s care in every specialty evaluated in the U.S. News survey, which includes cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgery, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology. Notably, the Hospital ranks No. 8 in the

CORRECTING and REPLACING — Micron Begins Volume Production of GDDR6 High Performance Memory

Next Generation Memory Leverages Expanding Ecosystem to Enable Broad Adoption in Networking, Automotive, and Graphics Markets BOISE, Idaho, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In a release issued under the same headline earlier today by Micron Technology, Inc.(Nasdaq:MU), please note that in the first and second paragraph of the release the correct casing is Gb, not GB as previously stated.  The corrected release follows: Micron Begins Volume Production of GDDR6 High Performance Memory Next Generation Memory Leverages Expanding Ecosystem to Enable Broad Adoption in Networking, Automotive, and Graphics Markets News Highlights Micron begins mass production for 8Gb GDDR6 memory, delivering significant

Element Fleet Management Appoints Vito Culmone as Chief Financial Officer

TORONTO, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Element Fleet Management Corp. (TSX:EFN) (“Element” or the “Company”), a leading global provider of fleet management and fleet-focused business services, today announced the appointment of Vito Culmone as the Company’s new Chief Financial Officer, bringing to the Element team deep expertise in finance and strategic planning. Mr. Culmone will assume the role on July 16, replacing Samir Zabaneh, who has resigned as Element’s CFO to assume an executive role with another organization in the FinTech industry, where he has spent most of his successful career. Mr. Zabaneh will remain with the Company for the

WestBond Increases Profit for the Year Ended March 31, 2018

DELTA, British Columbia, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WestBond Enterprises Corporation has posted a profit of $298,088 for the year ended March 31, 2018. This represents an 85% increase over last year’s profit of $161,080. Sales also increased 9.6% to $9,829,025 this year compared to $8,969,371 for the year ended March 31, 2017. The increase in sales and net income are due to the company’s efforts to develop new markets for its air laid products and existing clinical and personal hygiene lines. Air laid products and parent roll sales increased significantly in the food service market. WestBond intends to continue

Everest Medicines Subsidiary Acquires Exclusive Worldwide License to Develop and Commercialize Clinical Stage Novel FGFR4 Kinase Inhibitor

SHANGHAI, China and NEW YORK, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Everest Medicines, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing transformative pharmaceutical products that address critical unmet medical needs for patients in China and beyond, today announced that its subsidiary EverNov has entered into an exclusive global licensing agreement to develop and commercialize Novartis’ novel FGFR4 (fibroblast growth factor receptor 4) kinase inhibitor, FGF401. FGF401 is being evaluated in Phase I/II clinical trials across the U.S., Europe and Asia as a potential new treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and other solid tumors positive for FGFR4 and KLB (klotho beta)

DCHFA Closes Homeownership Month with Launch of a New Mission, Statement of Values, Logo and Website

Washington, DC, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the June Housing Bloom (National Homeownership month) comes to a close the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency launches a new mission statement, agency values, logo, website and expands it social media activity to Instagram.  “The DCHFA’s focus has become providing innovative financing solutions in affordable housing.  The Agency has expanded existing programs, developed new programs outside of DCHFA’s traditional role and increased its community service activity.  As a result the senior staff and I developed a new mission statement and a set of agency values along with a new logo

Robo Holdings Wins $10M Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) Contract with US Dept. of Transportation

HOUSTON, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Robo Holdings, LLC announced today that its Program Management and Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) division has won a $10M IDIQ contract award from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), an agency of United States Department of Transportation responsible for the support of state and local governments in the design, construction and maintenance of the national highway system and all federally and tribal owned lands.  This award will allow the FHWA’s Federal Lands Highway Division (FLHD) and Robo Holdings to work collaboratively to maintain and enhance the effectiveness of various project scheduling and support

Acacia Introduces Coherent ZR Optics Solutions for CFP and CFP2 Pluggable Modules

New Optical Interconnects Designed to Address the Need for Growing Capacity in Network Access and Edge Applications MAYNARD, Mass., June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acacia Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIA), a leading provider of high-speed coherent optical interconnect products, today announced the general availability of two new high-speed coherent optical interconnect products for “ZR” applications. Enabled by Acacia’s low-power, highly integrated designs which leverage Acacia’s proprietary digital signal processor (DSP) and silicon photonic technologies, Acacia believes that its new 100G/200G CFP2-DCO ZR and next generation low power 100G CFP-DCO ZR will address demands for growing capacity in network access, edge, and

Chemistree Closes $2,559,820 First Tranche of Non-Brokered Private Placement Financing

This press release is not to be distributed to U.S. newswire services or to be disseminated in the United States.  VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Chemistree Technology Inc. (Canadian Securities Exchange: CHM) (US OTCQB: CHMJF) (the “Company” or “Chemistree”) is pleased to announce that effective June 25, 2018, it has closed the first tranche of the non-brokered private placement as announced May 11, 2018 and as amended June 22, 2018, in the amount of $2,559,820. The first tranche was comprised of 7,313,771 units, issued at $0.35 per unit for gross proceeds of $2,559,820. Each unit consists

Proof Media, Inc. Receives Funding from Reflective Venture Partners to Validate Online Media

The phrase ‘Fake News’ has taken on a life of its own, but presents a very real problem when consuming media. What news can be verified and trusted? Proof Media, Inc. co-founders Luigi D’Onorio DeMeo and Christopher W. Young are utilizing blockchain technology to stop the “downward spiral of deceit” in news articles and turned to Reflective Venture Partners for support. New Brunswick, NJ, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proof, a blockchain enabled platform that incentivizes its members to research, verify and vote on the truthfulness of content, announced a strategic investment from Reflective Venture Partners, a venture fund partnered with

Zomedica Joins Russell 3000™ and Russell Microcap® Indexes

ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NYSE American:ZOM) (TSX-V:ZOM) (“Zomedica” or the “Company”), a veterinary diagnostic and pharmaceutical company, today announced that the Company joined the Russell 3000™ Index and the Russell Microcap® Index at the conclusion of the Russell US Indexes annual reconstitution, effective upon the U.S. market open on Monday, June 25, 2018. Annual reconstitution of the Russell indexes captures the 4,000 largest US stocks as of May 11, ranking them by total market capitalization. Membership in the Russell 3000® Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the large-cap

SDI Media Relocates To New Facility in Seoul’s Digital Media City Ahead of 20-Year Anniversary

SDI Media Relocates Korean Subtitling Office to Seoul’s high-tech, cutting-edge digital media industry center, Digital Media City (DMC). Seoul, Korea, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As SDI Media begins preparation for its upcoming 20-year anniversary in Korea, the global localization provider is pleased to announce the relocation of their Korean subtitling office to Seoul’s Digital Media City (DMC). The new facility in the high-tech, cutting-edge digital media industry center will provide centralized resources for subtitling and dubbing projects and continue SDI Media’s long standing presence in Korea – making SDI the oldest longest standing localization provider in the region.

SemGroup and DCP Midstream Extend Open Season on Existing Capacity of NGL Pipeline Connecting DJ Basin to Mont Belvieu

TULSA, Okla., June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SemGroup® Corporation (NYSE:SEMG) and DCP Midstream, LP (NYSE:DCP) today announced that, due to shipper interest, they have extended by one week the binding open season for natural gas liquids (NGL) transportation service from the DJ Basin to Mont Belvieu, Texas. The transportation capacity is available via a soon-to-be converted portion of White Cliffs Pipeline and Southern Hills Pipeline, connecting Weld County, Colorado to Mont Belvieu, Texas. The project, which is expected to be in service in the fourth quarter of 2019, will provide DJ Basin customers with increased NGL takeaway capacity and open access to the Texas Gulf Coast markets. SemGroup owns 51

Early Warning News Release of Invidx Corp.

TORONTO, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Invidx Corp. (“Invidx”), a company controlled by Lorna Samsoondar, the President and director of the Company, announces that it has disposed of 1,107,500 common shares of ChroMedX Corp. (the “Company” or “ChroMedX”) through the facilities of the Canadian Securities Exchange between December 27, 2017 and June 20, 2018. Prior to this disposition, Invidx held 20,474,552 common shares of ChroMedX. There are currently approximately 101,177,362 common shares of ChroMedX issued and outstanding. Invidx has ownership over an aggregate of 19,367,052 common shares of the Company on an undiluted basis, representing 19.14% of the issued

Signature Resources Announces Closing of First Tranche of Private Placement and Lingside Claims Purchase

Not for distribution to U.S. news wire services or dissemination in the United States TORONTO, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Signature Resources Ltd. (TSXV:SGU) (OTCQB:SGGTF) (“Signature” or the “Company“) is pleased to announce that further to its press release of May 15, 2018, today it closed the first tranche (the “First Tranche”) of a non-brokered private placement of up to $1,500,000 (the “Financing”) for gross proceeds of $600,000 by issuing 5,000,000 non-flow through units ( “NFT Units”).  No finders’ fees were issued in conjunction with the closing of the First Tranche.  The Company intends to close on additional tranches

CHALLENGING TRUMP, NEXUS SERVICES FIGHTS TO REUNITE MORE FAMILIES WITH ADDITIONAL LAWSUITS

Mother seeking to reunite with her 12-year old daughter will speak at press conference New lawsuits against Trump Administration to be announced Start of national effort to limit President Trump’s authority to split families Washingtion DC, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WHAT:            Perla Miranda is one of the thousands of parents who saw their children ripped from their arms by policies that separate children from immigrant parents at the US border. Released on bond, Ms. Miranda is on a quest to be reunited with her 12-year old daughter. Nexus Services and Nexus Derechos Humanos will announce litigation filed

San Marco Grants Incentive Stock Options

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — San Marco Resources Inc. (TSX-V:SMN) (“San Marco” or “the Company”) announces that, following its annual general meeting on June 1st, 2018, it has granted options to directors, officers and consultants to purchase a total of 2,150,000 shares at a price of $0.185 per share for five years. The options vest, as to 25% each, on granting and on the next three, six and nine months. About San Marco San Marco Resources Inc. is a Canadian mineral exploration company with a portfolio of promising projects in mining-friendly Mexico, including the Chunibas, 1068,

Gainey McKenna & Egleston Announces A Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Gridsum Holding Inc.

NEW YORK, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gainey McKenna & Egleston announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Gridsum Holding Inc. (“Gridsum” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:GSUM) in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of a class consisting of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired Gridsum securities pursuant or traceable to the Company’s Registration Statement and Prospectus (collectively, the “Registration Statement”) issued in connection with the Company’s Initial Public Offering (the “IPO”) which commenced on or about September 22, 2016 and all persons or entities who purchased Gridsum shares

IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM – BUL

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la negociation des titres suivants: Company / Société : Bullman Minerals Inc. TSX-Venture Symbol / Symbole à la Bourse de croissance TSX : BUL Reason / Motif : At the Request of the Company Pending News / À la demande de la société en attendant une nouvelle Halt Time (ET) / Heure de la suspension (HE) 16:58 IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension of trading in a security of a publicly listed company, usually in anticipation of