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Trading in Ainax Shares on Nya Marknaden
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trading in Ainax shares will commence on June 8, 2004 on Nya Marknaden ("New Market"). A trading lot will consist of 100 shares. However, it will also be possible to buy and sell shares in smaller lots.
Volvo Regains Position as Largest Employer in Sweden
GOTEBORG, Sweden, June 04, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Volvo Group is again the largest employer in the private sector in Sweden. While most companies in recent years have downsized the number of employees, Volvo has increased and regained the lead. Today, a total of 26,000 people work within Volvo in Sweden.
XiNCOM is projected to sell 10,000 units of the XC-DPG602 before the end of 3rd quarter
HUBBARD, Ore., June 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- XiNCOM Corp is witnessing a very high demand for the newest addition to the Twin WAN product line -- the XC-DPG602 DNS to IP Gateway. Providing enterprise-class features bundled with a low price, the XC-DPG602 and the Twin WAN Family are projected to sell over 10,000 units before the end of Q3. XiNCOM is also coordinating a series of promotions and new product releases including:
Port of Houston Authority
Port of Houston Authority Delivers Small Business Successes
HOUSTON, June 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) will celebrate the second anniversary of the Small Business Development Program (SBDP) with a reception beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 8 at The Grand Room Downtown, located at 1521 Austin Street. The program will feature a special salute to Forde Construction Co., Inc., the first small business to graduate from the SBDP, as well as a graduation ceremony for the first class of vendors to complete Port University. More than 500 invited guests, including representatives of the City of Houston, METRO, Houston Minority Business Council and the Women's Business Enterprise Alliance as well as several other political, business and civic leaders, are expected to attend.
Mayor Bill White, Andrea White, American Leadership Forum Class XXI Reopen SEARCH's House of Tiny Treasures Childcare Center
HOUSTON, June 3, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SEARCH and the American Leadership Forum (ALF) Class XXI hosted the official re-opening of the House of Tiny Treasures' Baby Center located on 1529 Lombardy Street. The Honorable Mayor Bill White, who provided remarks about the homeless issue in Houston, led ceremonial activities. First Lady Andrea White read excerpts from "The Purple House" to the children of The House of Tiny Treasures. The ceremony helped highlight the critical services needed for the homeless, and SEARCH's long-term commitment to providing such services as childcare, literacy, counseling, and vocational and job training.