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MGI LOSS NOTICE ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Files First Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against MoneyGram International, Inc.; Important Deadline – MGI

NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces it has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of MoneyGram International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGI) from February 11, 2014 through November 8, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”). The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for MoneyGram investors under the federal securities laws. To join the MoneyGram class action, go to https://www.rosenlegal.com/cases-1449.html or call Phillip Kim, Esq. or Zachary Halper, Esq. toll-free at 866-767-3653 or email pkim@rosenlegal.com or zhalper@rosenlegal.com for information on the class action. NO CLASS HAS YET

Yooz North America Receives Better Business Bureau Accreditation

DALLAS, Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Yooz North America today received notification that it has been named a Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accredited Business. According to Pam George, Director of Business Relations, Better Business Bureau Serving North Central Texas, “Yooz is now part of an elite network of trusted organizations that work together to build a marketplace of trust.” Yooz COO, Laurent Charpentier, says, “We are proud to receive our BBB accreditation as affirmation of our commitment to our clients. Our growth and success only matter if our AP automation solution is helping the businesses we work with successfully

Maple Leaf Foods consolidating plants: More than 800 Unionized employees to be affected

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At a meeting on Monday, November 26, Maple Leaf Foods announced plans to consolidate its Ontario plants by 2022. This consolidation will result in the closure of two existing plants where employees are represented by Local 175 of the United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW). Currently, these facilities employ approximately 485 Union members at the St. Marys plant and 324 in Brampton.  In addition, the Company will close a third plant in Toronto whose unionized employees are represented by UFCW Local 1006A. The Company announced further news that a new facility in

Jones Soda Appoints Vanessa Walker to its Board of Directors

– Senior Executive Joins with Nearly 25 Years of Experience in Developing Consumer & Beverage Brands – SEATTLE, Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jones Soda Co. (the “Company”) (OTCQB: JSDA), a leader in the craft soda category and known for its unique branding and innovative marketing, has appointed Vanessa Walker to its board of directors, effective November 21st. The addition expands the board to seven members, of which six members are independent under applicable standards. Walker was most recently the executive vice president of marketing and innovations at Celsius Holdings (Nasdaq: CELH), a maker of clinically proven performance drinks.

Terrestrial Energy USA Selected by U.S. DOE for an Award to Advance U.S. IMSR Pre-Licensing

NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced on November 13th, that it had selected Terrestrial Energy USA (TEUSA) for a financial award to support the company’s pre-application activities with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). These activities will advance the licensing of the Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®) power plant design in the United States and accelerate its deployment. The award was made as part of a program established and managed by the DOE’s Office of Nuclear Energy, to accelerate development of advanced nuclear technology. An element of this DOE funding program

Zomedica Announces $10 Million Private Offering of Common Shares

Proceeds to fund cash obligations under Qorvo agreement (as announced today) ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NYSE American: ZOM) (TSX-V: ZOM) (“Zomedica” or “Company”), a veterinary diagnostic and pharmaceutical company, today announced it is conducting a private offering of 6,578,947 common shares at a price of U.S.$1.52 (C$2.00) per share, for aggregate gross proceeds of up to U.S.$10,000,000 (approximately C$13,200,000), in the United States to accredited investors only pursuant to the exemption from registration provided by Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and Rule 506(b) of

Madison Pacific Properties Inc. (TSX: MPC and MPC.C) announces the results for the year ended August 31, 2018

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madison Pacific Properties Inc. (the Company), a Vancouver-based real estate company announces the results of operations for the year ended August 31, 2018. The results reported are pursuant to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for public companies. For the year ended August 31, 2018, the Company is reporting net income of $44.0 million (2017: $55.1 million); cash flows from operating activities before changes in non-cash operating balances of $13.7 million (2017: $13.3 million); and income per share of $0.72 (2017: $0.91).  Included in net income is an after-tax net gain from

BCUC Issues Report on the Regulation of Electric Vehicle Charging Services in BC

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) issues a report outlining its findings and recommendations from Phase 1 of the inquiry into electric vehicle (EV) charging services in the province. After reviewing the evidence and submissions received in Phase 1, the Panel made several key findings and recommendations, outlined below. Recommendation to Government We recommend that the Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources issue an exemption with respect to BCUC’s regulation of EV Charging Services but retain oversight on safety. Market Monopoly The public EV charging market, including landlords and

Nevada Exploration Discovers Large Carlin-style Hydrothermal System and Stakes Additional Claims at South Grass Valley, Battle Mountain-Eureka Trend, Nevada

RENO, Nev., Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nevada Exploration Inc. (“NGE” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: NGE; OTCQB: NVDEF) is very pleased to report that the early results from its ongoing core drilling program at its South Grass Valley Project have established the presence of a large hydrothermal system defined by intense and widespread hydrothermal alteration across three drill holes, together nearly 2,500 metres apart, and that the assay results from the first two holes received to date confirm this widespread alteration is associated with significant (>200 meter) intervals of enriched Carlin-type gold deposit (CTGD) pathfinder elements.  With thick intervals

REPEAT – Wayland Group Enters the United Kingdom

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wayland Group (CSE:WAYL) (FRANKFURT: 75M) (OTCQB:MRRCF) (“Wayland” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement to acquire 51% of UK based Theros Pharma Ltd. (“Theros”), an early stage company that has successfully imported cannabis to the UK for patients with a prescription for medical cannabis. This transaction enhances Wayland’s global growth strategy and will provide the Company with access to the UK market for sale and distribution of its products. Recent UK legislation allows for the prescription of cannabis from a medical specialist via a regular pharmacy model.

LifeSci Public Relations Launches Social and Digital Media Division

Industry Veteran Jessica Snider to Lead Division as Director NEW YORK, Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LifeSci Public Relations LLC (LSPR) today announced the launch of its Social and Digital Media Division with the hiring of Jessica Snider as its director. The addition broadens the agency’s expertise and expands its ability to engage with investors, strategic partners, physicians, patients and caregivers on behalf of its healthcare clients. The Social and Digital Media Division at LSPR offers a unique array of services including social strategy and content development, influencer identification and engagement, community management and social media monitoring and listening.

Tetra Bio-Pharma Seeks Solutions for Second Hand Smoke From Cannabis

ORLEANS, Ontario, Nov. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc., a leader in cannabinoid-based drug discovery and development (TSX VENTURE: TBP) (OTCQB: TBPMF), is pleased to update the market on its strategic partnership with Sirius Air Solutions Inc. (previously known as AES) to secure a source of supply for a specialized cannabis smoke air purifying system and a mask designed for law and emergency responders.  The parties are establishing a strategic alliance to develop a medical grade air purifier and mask that will address Health Canada, labour unions and public safety concerns surrounding exposure to the second-hand smoke of

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd. Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid

NOT FOR RELEASE OR DISSEMINATION INTO THE UNITED STATES VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd. (“CanWel” or the “Company”) (TSX:CWX) announced that The Toronto Stock Exchange has accepted today CanWel’s notice of intention to proceed with a normal course issuer bid through the facilities of The Toronto Stock Exchange. CanWel intends to purchase for cancellation up to 6,085,605 of its common shares by way of a normal course issuer bid through the facilities of The Toronto Stock Exchange. The 6,085,605 common shares represent approximately 10% of the public float per TSX policies.

Low Code Development Platform Market to gain Momentum owing to Rising Adoption of Digitization and Customer-Focused Companies – TMR

The global low code development platform market was valued at US$ 1,647.0 Mn in 2015 and is anticipated to increase at a CAGR of 54.5% from 2017 to 2025. Albany, New York, Nov. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The global low code development platform market is highly fragmented and is expected to showcase thriving growth in the forecast period. Some of the prominent market players such as Microsoft, Salesforce, and Google are expected to work on the creation and development of apps based on cloud services. Also, these players are anticipated to focus on customer requirements and accordingly provide services

Esterline Reports Fiscal 2018 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results

Fiscal 2018 Fourth Quarter Results Sales of $535.3 million GAAP income from continuing operations of $49.9 million, or $1.69 per diluted share Adjusted income from continuing operations of $55.3 million, or $1.87 per diluted share, excludes $5.3 million, or $0.18 per diluted share, of expenses comprised of discrete tax expenses resulting from enactment of U.S. tax reforms and expenses related to the company’s proposed transaction with TransDigm   Fiscal 2018 Full Year Results Sales of $2.035 billion GAAP income from continuing operations of $68.8 million, or $2.32 per diluted share Adjusted income from continuing operations of $124.0 million, or $4.17

CLASS ACTION UPDATE for RBBN (formerly SONS) and TSRO: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders

NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that class action lawsuits have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies. Shareholders interested in serving as lead plaintiff have until the deadlines listed to petition the court and further details about the cases can be found at the links provided. There is no cost or obligation to you. Ribbon Networks (NASDAQ: RBBN) formerly Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONS) Class Period: January 8, 2015 – March 24, 2015 Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 Join the action: https://www.zlk.com/pslra-1/sonus-networks-inc-loss-form?wire=3 About the lawsuit: Throughout the class

Eventbrite Expands C-Suite with Appointments of Deborah Sharkey and Crystal Valentine

Seasoned leaders from eBay and MapR Technologies will join company as Chief Commercial Officer and Chief Data Strategy Officer San Francisco, CA, Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Eventbrite (NYSE: EB), a global ticketing and event technology platform that powers millions of events around the world, today announced the addition of two prominent hires to its leadership team. Deborah Sharkey has been appointed as Chief Commercial Officer and Crystal Valentine will join the company as Chief Data Strategy Officer. “The mid-market of live experiences is massive, and we are pursuing multiple opportunities to build continued scale, add new capabilities to

GreenPower Receives Order for 5 EV250 Thirty-Foot All-Electric Buses

First EV250 and two EV350’s to be leased through San Joaquin Valley Equipment Leasing PORTERVILLE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQX: GPVRF) (“GreenPower”) announces that the Company has received an order for five EV250 all-electric thirty-foot low floor transit buses and three 100kW DC fast charging stations for deployment as employee shuttles.  Total value of this order is over $2.5 Million. The EV250 thirty-foot, purpose built all-electric bus has seating and standees for 40 passengers, is ADA compliant and has a range of up to 150 miles on a single charge. The

Hamilton Thorne Announces Financial and Operational Results for the Quarter Ended September 30, 2018

BEVERLY, Mass. and TORONTO, Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hamilton Thorne Ltd. (TSX-V:HTL), a leading provider of precision instruments, consumables, software and services to the Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART) and developmental biology research markets, today reported financial and operational results for the quarter and nine-months ended September 30, 2018. Highlights Sales increased 13% year over year to $6.8 million for the quarter; up 42% to $21.1 million for the nine-month period Gross profit increased 6% year over year to $3.8 million for the quarter; up 29% to $11.9 million for the nine-month period Net loss of $545 thousand for

Former Ericsson Director of Technology Shoukri Kattan Joins LiteLink as Head of A.I.

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LiteLink Technologies Inc. (“LiteLink”) (CSE:LLT), a technology leader utilizing artificial intelligence and predictive analytics to move enterprises into a digital-forward world, is pleased to announce Mr. Shoukri Kattan as Head of Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) and Technical Delivery. Mr. Kattan will drive LiteLink’s A.I. and Technical Delivery Strategy and will oversee the delivery of many LiteLink products including the 1Shift Logistics platform. Mr. Kattan is a technology leader and visionary with over ten years of experience working in both startups and large enterprises, leading teams, and delivering software products to customers ranging