SOURCE: Grupo International (HIV-VAC, Inc.)

February 24, 2011 07:30 ET

Grupo International Receives Over 3 Million Dollars in Contracts for February

Grupo International Confident on Future

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - February 24, 2011) - Grupo International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRPI) President Ramon Richard announced today that Grupo International Inc. has announced that Grupo Ideal, a division of the Grupo Carso Corporation "GPOVY," has awarded a new Maintenance Contract to Richard and Lange, a Division of Grupo International. The contract calls for all the maintenance of the New Corporate Headquarters of Grupo Ideal, located in the Plaza Carso Tower in Mexico City.

The Grupo International Construction and Maintenance Division have added over 3 million dollars in contracts in the last 30 days. Beginning this month, the Company was awarded a 2.5 million dollar contract for the first phase of construction for the Cicsa Mine operation in Northern Baja and is expecting additional contracts from this project.

President Ramon Richard stated that "This second contract for the Construction and Maintenance Division affirms that the Company is being recognized by this Country's largest Corporations and opens the way for Grupo International to receive additional contracts for both Government and Civil projects in the near future."

Grupo International operates several Divisions that specialize in the basic industry products which include the RiMart Specialty Tool and Franchised Hardware Stores, Mining Sand Concessions, a Cement Block Manufacturing Plant, Construction, and an in-house Preferred Credit Card Division. Each operation interacts with each Division allowing for a competitive working structure. Additional information can be found in the Company's most recent 8k filing and the Company's web site ( describing the business and transaction.

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