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Student Transportation Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter & Fiscal Year 2016 Results

BARRIE, Ontario, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Student Transportation Inc. (TSX:STB) (NASDAQ:STB) (“STI” or “the Company”) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. All financial results are reported in U.S. dollars except as otherwise noted. “We were very pleased with our strong performance and solid results in fiscal 2016 which were in line with our internal objectives and we are well-positioned for continued improvements in fiscal 2017,” said Denis J. Gallagher, STI Chairman and CEO. “Our year-end results reflect the positive impact of our fuel management and early stage returns from strategic

Pure Energy Minerals Reports Positive Initial Lithium Brine Analyses From CV-3 Well at Clayton Valley South

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pure Energy Minerals Limited (TSX-V:PE) (FRANKFURT:A111EG) (OTCQB:PEMIF) (the “Company” or “Pure Energy”) is pleased to announce that the initial brine analyses from its latest exploration borehole at the Clayton Valley South (“CVS”) lithium brine project are very positive.  Sampling in CV-3 encountered continuously elevated lithium compositions from a depth near the top of the perforated interval of the well at approximately 244 m (800 ft), to the deepest sample collected near the bottom of the perforated interval at 564 m (1,850 ft) below surface.  The lithium content over this 320 m

Etrion Confirms Engagement of Greenhill & Co. to Assist in Possible Sale of Italian Portfolio

September 13, 2016, Miami, Florida – Etrion Corporation (“Etrion” or the “Company”) (TSX: ETX / OMX: ETX), a solar independent power producer, confirms that it has engaged financial advisor Greenhill & Co. International LLP to assist in evaluating the possible sale of the Company’s 60-megawatt Italian solar portfolio. The sale of the Italian portfolio would allow the Company to recycle some of its capital and focus its efforts on its expanding asset portfolio in Japan. No agreement has been reached with respect to the sale of all or any portion of the Italian portfolio and no assurance can be given

Aptose Submits Formal Response to Clinical Hold for APTO-253

SAN DIEGO and TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:APTO) (TSX:APS), a clinical-stage company developing new therapeutics and molecular diagnostics that target the underlying mechanisms of cancer, announced today that it has submitted a formal response to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the previously announced clinical hold of Aptose’s Phase 1b clinical trial of APTO-253 in patients with hematologic cancers.  Aptose provided responses to all of the questions cited in the clinical hold letter issued by the FDA. “This submission represents months of disciplined labor to resolve a manufacturing matter related to APTO-253

Mandalay Resources Corporation Reports Fatality at Cerro Bayo Operations

TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mandalay Resources Corporation (“Mandalay” or the “Company”) (TSX:MND) regretfully announces the fatality of a contractor in an incident that occurred yesterday at its Cerro Bayo operation in Aysen, Chile. The incident occurred underground and was reported to the Chilean authorities; an investigation into the incident has been initiated. Mining operations at Cerro Bayo are temporarily suspended and the Company is now working closely with the contractor, authorities, and our employees to respond effectively. Dr. Mark Sander, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mandalay, commented: “We deeply regret this incident and are working closely

Etrion to Speak at ABG High Yield Seminar

September 9, 2016, Geneva, Switzerland – Etrion Corporation (“Etrion” or the “Company”) (TSX: ETX / OMX: ETX), a solar independent power producer, announces that the Company’s CFO, Paul H. Rapisarda, will be speaking at the ABG High Yield Seminar in Stockholm on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at 11:40am Central European Time. A copy of the presentation will be available on Etrion’s website at www.etrion.com. About Etrion Etrion Corporation is an independent power producer that develops, builds, owns and operates utility-scale solar power generation plants. The Company owns 139 MW of installed solar capacity in Italy, Chile and Japan. Etrion has

DataWind Announces Cease Trade Order

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DataWind Inc. (TSX:DW) (“Datawind” or the ”Company”) Datawind announces that on September 7, 2016, the Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”) issued a Failure-to-File Cease Trade Order (“FFCTO”) against the Company for failure to file its audited financial statements, management’s discussion and analysis, and related CEO and CFO certifications and its annual information form for the year ended March 31, 2016 (the “Annual Disclosure”) and its interim unaudited financial statements, interim management’s discussion and analysis, and related CEO and CFO certifications for the three month period ended June 30, 2016 (together with the Annual

NioCorp Receives Jurisdictional Determination Approval from the US Army Corps of Engineers for the Elk Creek Project

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NioCorp Developments Ltd. (“NioCorp” or the “Company”) (TSX:NB) (OTCQX:NIOBF) (FSE: BR3) is pleased to announce the successful completion of a Jurisdictional Determination (JD) process with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) for the Company’s Elk Creek Superalloy Materials Project (“Project”).  The JD’s findings clears the path for the Project to proceed to the next phase of planning and permitting. The JD issued by the USACE identifies wetlands and streams within the Elk Creek Project’s footprint that are considered Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) and are therefore regulated under the federal Clean

MX Gold Corp. – Ministry of Environment Approves Discharge of 1025 Portal Water at Willa Gold/Copper/Silver Deposit

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MX Gold Corp. (TSX-V:MXL) (Frankfurt:ODV) (OTCQX:MXLGF) (the “Company” or “MX Gold”) is pleased to announce an update on permitting at the Willa Deposit near Silverton, B.C. Short Term Water Discharge Approved, Ministry of Environment August 31, 2016 The Ministry of Environment has determined that Willa Portal Water “…discharge will have negligible effects on the downstream environment.” The approval is to allow water currently discharging from the 1025 Portal onto the surface to be routed directly to Aylwin Creek, enabling the company to prepare for geotechnical test work in the proposed settling

Descartes Reports Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Results

Record Revenues and Cash Provided by Operating Activities WATERLOO, Ontario, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Descartes Systems Group Inc. (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX) announced its financial results for its fiscal 2017 second quarter (Q2FY17) ended July 31, 2016. All financial results referenced are in United States (US) currency and, unless otherwise indicated, are determined in accordance with US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). “This was another quarter of superior financial performance for Descartes, with record revenues and cash provided by our operations,” said Edward J. Ryan, Descartes’ CEO. “We believe that Descartes’ strong and growing margins demonstrate the leverage in

Bouygues Telecom Entreprises Chooses Mitel to Meet Customer Demand for Advanced Cloud Communications

Leverages Mitel’s cloud and unified communications for two million professional and corporate users Delivers a single, seamless managed service experience for medium and large enterprises Optimizes the modern workforce with UCaaS solutions that break down barriers of communications PARIS, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW), a global leader in real-time business, cloud and mobile communications, announced today that Bouygues Telecom Entreprises, the third largest enterprise carrier in France, chose Mitel UCaaS solutions to deliver real-time communications, collaboration and conferencing to medium and large businesses. Bouygues Telecom has 14 million customers and its Enterprise division handles over two

NioCorp Completes Five Pilot Plant Runs As Part Of Its Elk Creek Project Feasibility Study

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Sept. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NioCorp Developments Ltd. (“NioCorp” or the “Company”) (TSX:NB) (OTCQX:NIOBF) (FSE:BR3) is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of five metallurgical pilot plant runs that have tested the Company’s Scandium, Niobium, and Titanium production operations under continuous conditions.  These pilot plants were constructed and operated at the SGS facility in Lakefield, Ontario. Two of the pilots involved separate one-week runs of a Scandium Solvent Extraction Circuit, a conventional technology that would be used in the Company’s flagship Elk Creek Project production process to separate and concentrate Scandium.  The first pilot was completed between

Aben Commences Exploration Activity at Forrest Kerr Gold Project in B.C.’s Golden Triangle

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aben Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:ABN) (OTCBB:ABNAF) (Frankfurt:E2L2) (“Aben” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the commencement of exploration activity on Aben’s 100% owned 23,000 hectare Forrest Kerr Property located within B.C.’s Golden Triangle region (see ABN news release July 18th). The Golden Triangle is host to significant mineral deposits including Galore Creek, Copper Canyon, Schaft Creek, Valley of the Kings, Snowfield, KSM, Snip, Granduc, Red-Chris and numerous others. 2016 fieldwork is intended to provide reconnaissance-scale geological exploration throughout the project area (which spans approximately 40km north/south), with particular emphasis on the

DataWind Provides Update Regarding Key Performance Indicators & its Annual and Quarterly Filings

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DataWind Inc. (TSX:DW), the leader in delivering Internet access to emerging markets, is providing its fifth required bi-weekly default status report, an update on two key performance indicators, and details regarding the reason for the delay in the filing of its audited annual financial statements for the year ended March 31, 2016, the related management’s discussion and analysis (MD&A), certificates of its CEO and CFO, its annual information form and its quarterly financial statements and MD&A for the three month period ended June 30, 2016 (the “Required Annual and Interim Filings”) and

First Large-Scale CLARISOY™ Production Facility Scheduled to be Commissioned in Fourth Quarter

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX:BU) (NASDAQ:BUR) (“Burcon”) announced today that, Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM), Burcon’s license and production partner for CLARISOY soy protein, has confirmed plans to achieve full commercial production of CLARISOY this year. ADM plans to begin commissioning the first large-scale CLARISOY production facility at its North American headquarters in Decatur, Illinois, during the fourth quarter of 2016.    “This is a truly significant milestone in the commercialization of CLARISOY,” said Johann Tergesen, Burcon’s president and chief operating officer, adding, “ADM is committing considerable resources to commercializing CLARISOY and

GeneNews Closes Private Placement for Approximately $1.6 Million

THIS NEWS RELEASE IS INTENDED FOR DISTRIBUTION IN CANADA ONLY AND IS NOT INTENDED FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. TORONTO, Sept. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GeneNews Limited (“GeneNews” or the “Company”) (TSX:GEN) today announced that it has accepted subscriptions for a non-brokered private placement offering (“Private Placement”) of 9,794,203 units (“Units”), at a price of $0.16 per Unit.  Each Unit is comprised of one common share (“Common Share”) and one-quarter of one common share purchase warrant (each whole common share purchase warrant, a “Warrant”).  Each Warrant will entitle the holder to

POET Technologies Appoints Investor Relations Counsel

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — POET Technologies Inc. (the “Company” or “POET”) (OTCQX:POETF) (TSX Venture:PTK), a developer of opto-electronics fabrication processes for the semiconductor industry, previously announced on August 30, 2016 that it appointed Shelton Group as the Company’s Investor Relations counsel, effective immediately. In accordance with exchange requirements, the Company has filed an application for approval of the appointment with the TSX Venture Exchange. Shelton Group is a strategic investor relations firm providing customized programs to public and private companies, with a specific focus on small and micro-cap technology companies. Through a dedication to value-added

Stornoway Provides Update on Adamantin Project

LONGUEUIL, Québec, Sept. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSX:SWY) (the “Corporation” or “Stornoway”) is providing an update on exploration at its 100% owned Adamantin Project located approximately 100km south of the Renard Diamond Project and 25km west of the Route 167 Extension in north central Québec. Till sampling at Adamantin during 2015 confirmed the presence of indicator mineral anomalies interpreted to be sourced from undiscovered kimberlites with diamond potential, with one till sample returning a diamond. Drilling during March and April resulted in the discovery of 11 distinct kimberlite bodies. Diamond recovery results have now been received from

Amerigo’s MVC Receives Chile’s National Mining Award

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX:ARG) (“Amerigo” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that Minera Valle Central (“MVC”), the Company’s 100% owned operation located near Rancagua Chile, has been awarded the prestigious Premio Nacional de Minería 2016 (2016 National Mining Award) by Chile’s SONAMI (National Mining Society), in the category of Mid-Size Producers. The award is for introducing an innovative business model for the use of mine tailings and for the recent investment which will provide continuity to the operation. The award was presented to MVC at the annual Mining Gala in

Dalmac Energy Inc. Financing Arrangement and Asset Sale

EDMONTON, Alberta, Aug. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dalmac Energy Inc. (“Dalmac”) (TSX-V:DAL) wishes to announce that on August 18, 2016 it entered into a financing arrangement with BDC Capital Inc. for $1.5 million (the “Loan”), as the borrower (the “Initial BDCC Financing”). The Loan shall be repayable by way of one balloon payment of $1.5 million on August 31, 2021, with interest payable monthly until maturity and excess cash sweeps throughout the term of the Loan. The Initial BDCC Financing was amended on August 29, 2016 by a second amended and restated offer letter (together, with the Initial BDCC