SOURCE: Universal Detection Technology

January 17, 2007 07:28 ET

Universal Detection Technology in Deal With the US Department of Commerce to Promote Its E-Commerce Store in Qatar

UDTT to Promote Homeland Security E-Commerce Store in the Persian Gulf Country of Qatar

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 17, 2007 -- Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UDTT), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bioterrorism and other infectious health threats and provider of counter-terrorism consulting and training services, announced today that through its deal with US Department of Commerce's Commercial Service, it is promoting Company's homeland security e-commerce store.

"Qatar is home to the Third Army; US Army Central; Coalition Forces Land Component Command and we have been active for some time trying to find commercial leads in that region," said Jacques Tizabi, UDTT's CEO. "The addition of our e-commerce store with its host of training DVDs and research material to the US Department of Commerce's website in Qatar is another step in marketing our service globally," he added.

To view UDTT's store on the website of the Commercial Service please go to: http://www.buyusa.gov/qatar/en/70.html?exp_cat=6010&exp_pid=36. UDTT was recently featured on NBC News in a piece that can be viewed at http://www.udetection.com/pressroom-video-NBC1006.htm.

For more information please visit www.udetection.com or

Email us at info@udetection.com.

About US Commercial Service

The US Commercial Service is a part of the US Department of Commerce and is active in promoting the sales and presence of US companies in various markets around the world. With offices in the US and in several foreign territories, the US Commercial Service offers several ways to grow US businesses' international sales. The tasks of the Commercial Service include, and are not limited to, world-class market research, trade events that promote US products or services to qualified buyers, introductions to qualified buyers and distributors, and counseling through every step of the export process.

About Universal Detection Technology

Universal Detection Technology is a developer of monitoring technologies, including bio-terrorism detection devices. The Company on its own and with development partners is positioned to capitalize on opportunities related to Homeland Security. For example, the Company, in cooperation with NASA, has developed a bio-terror 'smoke' detector that detects certain bio hazard substances. For more information, please visit http://www.udetection.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Except for historical information contained herein, the statements in this news release are forward-looking statements that involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company's actual results, performance and achievement in the future to differ materially from forecasted results, performance, and achievement. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release the result of any revisions to these forward-looking statements that may be made to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof, or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes in the Company's plans or expectations.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Jacques Tizabi
    310-248-3655