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Company Announcement: Bateleurs, a South African based charity to fly 12 SA students

24th August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: On the 15 September 2007 Bateleurs, a South African based charity, will be flying 12 environmentally aware South African students participating in the “Clouddog’ initiative over some serious environmental areas in and around Johannesburg.  

Company Announcement: Important roles for Chryso admixtures in Durban Station construction

24th August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Admixtures from Chryso SA have been specified to play important roles in the construction of the new 75 000-seater Durban Soccer Stadium, now being built in preparation for the 2010 Soccer World Cup.  

Company Announcement: Ohlhorst celebrates 60th year with major contracts

24th August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Plastering and tiling specialist, Ohlhorst Africa of Tshwane (Pretoria), has - in its 60th year of operations - secured a R37 million contract at the Bedford Square multi-use development in Bedfordview.  

Company Announcement: Loadstar Sensors appoints Jayant Patel as Director of Sales

24th August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Loadstar Sensors, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of capacitive sensors, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jayant Patel to the position of Director of Sales. 

Company Announcement: BASF Coatings R-M paint brand at world's largest car show (IAA) in Frankfurt

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Sustainability and ecoefficiency are the big issues at the world's largest automotive trade show, the International Motor Show (IAA) taking place in Frankfurt from September 13 to 23. And R-M, BASF Coatings’ paint brand, is in on the act.  

Company Announcement: 1-Watt Processor, the World’s Most Power Efficient x86 CPU

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: VIA Technologies, Inc, a leading innovator and developer of PC silicon and platform technologies, today announced a 500MHz addition to the VIA Eden ultra low voltage (ULV) processor family.  

Company Announcement: GE, Mitsui Chemicals and Nagase Reach Agreement on their Japan Joint Ventures

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: GE, Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (MCI) and Nagase & Co., Ltd. (Nagase) announced today that they have reached the following agreement regarding their Japanese joint ventures GE Plastics Japan Ltd. (GEPJ) and GEM PC Ltd. (GEMPC).  

Company Announcement: Minister Lindiwe Hendricks Launches of Arbor Week 2007

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: The Minister of Water Affairs and Forestry, Mrs. Lindiwe Hendricks, Gauteng Premier, Mr Mbhazima Shilowa and the Executive Mayor of the City of Tshwane, Dr. Gwen Ramokgopa will launch this year’s Arbor Week in Ga-Rankuwa, West of Pretoria, where... 

Company Announcement: Skye Bank launches innovative USD100 million international deal

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Standard Bank has assisted one of Nigeria�s top banks, Skye Bank Plc with structuring an innovative hybrid debt instrument of USD100million (equivalent of N12.5billion).  

Company Announcement: Attackers continue to phish for trouble and dish out spam

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Reports issued by international IT security service and technology vendors confirm a marked increase in specific security risks such as phishing and spam.  

Company Announcement: EnviroServ delivers another excellent set of results

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: EnviroServ delivered a strong set of results for the 2007 financial year, posting a 35% increase in diluted headline earnings per share. 

Company Announcement: Coating leader announces new manager for MetoKote's John Deere and Company business

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: MetoKote Corporation, Inc., the industry leader in protective coating applications services, including electrocoating (e-coat), powder coating and liquid paint, is pleased to announce the recent addition of Shari Barta as Strategic Account Manager... 

Company Announcements: ARINC’s Turnkey Solution for Airline On-Board Sales

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attatched please find a press release on: ARINC Incorporated, working with Abanco, LLC today announced the world’s first complete on-board sales management and inventory tracking solution for airlines.  

Company Announcement: Will the PSL Broadcast deal affect 2010 World Cup viewership?

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: At present, over half (55%) of South Africans say that they would not subscribe to a pay channel in order to be able to view the 2010 Soccer World Cup matches, if SuperSport is awarded broadcast rights to the games, reveals a recent dipstick by African... 

Company Announcement: Monster Progress Update (Mostly Falcon 9)

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: This has been an incredibly busy period for SpaceX and for me personally, with one side effect being that non-critical tasks like website updates have been postponed.  

Company Announcement: Fourth FIFA Interactive World Cup to kick off in October 2007

23rd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: The FIFA Interactive World Cup enters a new era with today’s (22 August) unveiling of the new format and calendar for the fourth edition of this official FIFA competition.  

Company Announcement: Keeping three eyes on the road

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: An advanced vehicle collision warning and accident mitigation system has been launched by Mobileye South Africa.  

Company Announcement: Start of production for the second batch of German fuel cell submarines

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: On August 21, about 150 guests were present when the production of the first of two Class 212A submarines for the German Navy was started�by Harald Stein, Deputy President of the German Federal Office of Defence Technology and Procurement. 

Company Announcement: Toyota is still consumers’ favourite car brand in South Africa

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: For the fourth consecutive year, South African private consumers have named Toyota as their favourite brand in the car category in the 2007 Markinor/Sunday Times Top Brands Survey. 

Company Announcement: AIRCO Appoints Kgomotso More

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: The Association of Independent Record Companies, (AIRCO) is proud to announce the appointment of music industry veteran Kgomotso More as the Administration Officer of the organisation.  

Company Announcement: New service integrates Verizon VoIP capabilities with collaboration tools to help businesses improve communication

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: To help businesses with voice-over-IP (VoIP) service more effectively manage their communications and enhance employee collaboration, mobility and productivity, Verizon Business today introduced its Integrated Communications Package.  

Company Announcement: Mentum Launches new a version of planet with enhanced 3G capabilities

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Mentum announces the general availability of Mentum Planet 4.3, the latest release in its Planet product line. 

Company Announcement: Solidarity declares dispute with Telkom

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Telkom’s interpretation of the wage agreement concluded with Solidarity in 2006 deprives workers of part of their remuneration.  

Logitech G51 surround sound speaker system provides 360-degree surround sound, matrix modes, dual mute controls

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Logitech today expanded the award-winning G-series family of PC gaming peripherals, unveiling the Logitech® G51 Surround Sound Speaker System, a 5.1 speaker system featuring 360-degree surround sound with dual Matrix modes for a more immersive gaming... 

Company Announcement: Shipping company 'sails' doubles container vessels in fleet

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Lonrho (AIM: LONR), the African conglomerate with a diverse portfolio of investments is pleased to announce that its 45% subsidiary SA Independent Liner Services (PTY) Ltd ("SAILS") has signed contracts with ship suppliers for two vessels, which... 

Company Announcement: Rockwell Automation releases convergence white paper

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Rockwell Automation has announced the release of a white paper that reveals a snapshot of how manufacturers are beginning to bridge the historic divide between controls engineering and information technology (IT).  

Company Announcement: CSIR water research to be applied in Baltic Sea region

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: The Baltic Sea region has adopted a new approach to sustainable development, based on ideas generated by South Africa's Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).  

Company Announcement: Take responsibility and do your bit to fight crime

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Every single person has to play a part in getting rid of crime. Unless there is a sustained and popular anti-crime sentiment evident among everybody, criminals won’t stop bleeding the people and the country dry.  

Company Announcement: ICTSI's names head of Chinese terminal

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has appointed Apollo Zhou as General Manager for its Chinese unit, Yantai Rising Dragon International Container Terminals Ltd. (YRDICT).  

Company Announcement: Petro Rubiales Completes Acquisition Of Major International Oil

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Petro Rubiales Energy Corp. has completed its acquisition of all of the shares of Major International Oil, S.A. ("Major") originally announced on May 9, 2007. 

Company Announcement: New national coalition opposes nuclear expansion in South Africa

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: NGOs, community groups and individuals throughout South Africa have formed a national coalition to oppose the expansion of the nuclear industry and to demand a commitment to public participation in energy planning.  

Company Announcement: SA office brings access to world class software bundles and new demo centre to local resellers

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: SAS Institute South Africa has announced the local launch of its global reseller programme and partner initiatives emphasising its commitment to growing business in SA.  

Company Announcement: ANC Caucus Statement on SANEF

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: The ANC Parliamentary Caucus has noted the statement by the South African National Editors Forum in support of the Sunday Times in the matter between the newspaper and the Minister of Health, Manto Tshabalala-Msimang.  

Company Announcement: Statement of the ANC women's league on Comrade Manto Tshabalala-Msimang

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: The ANC Women's League would like to condemn the unethical and immoral way in which the media has dealt with personal matters relating to Comrade Manto. We view what the media is doing as invasion of privacy.  

Company Announcement: Christian Action Network concerned that public have not been given meaningful opportunity to contribute at public hearings

22nd August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Members of the public giving submissions at today’s Cape Town hearings on the Abortion Amendment Act were only given 6 minutes each, were rushed, and no opportunity was given for any questions from the Western Cape Social Development Committee.  

Company Announcement: VWS Aids In Power Station Refurbishment

By: Creamer Media Reporter      21st August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: VWS Envig, South Africa’s leading provider of water treatment solutions, is in the midst of completing a water treatment plant refurbishment project for Eskom’s Grootvlei Power Station.  

Company Announcement: Performance not the real benefit of Santa-Rosa

21st August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: While the introduction of Intel's Santa-Rosa Mobile has been hailed as a revolutionary breakthrough in notebook performance and battery life, these improvements are not seen as the primary reason why it is the platform of choice for the business market.  

Company Announcement: SA Specialist brings new hope for migraine sufferers

21st August 2007 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attached please find a press release on: Globally recognised South African Maxillo-Facial and Oral Surgeon and Headache Specialist, Dr Elliot Shevel, recently published the results of research offering new hope for a dramatically improved quality of life for migraine sufferers. 

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