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Ahold files Annual Report 2002 on Form 20-F with SEC
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold (NYSE:AHO) (Other OTC:AHODF) today confirmed that it has submitted its Annual Report 2002 on Form 20-F on October 16, 2003, to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). The document will be posted on the SEC website later today.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. Purchase of Own Shares
DUBLIN, Ireland, Oct. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB") (NYSE:AIB) announces that on 16th October 2003, it purchased 2,000,000 of its ordinary shares, at an average price of 12.55 to be held as treasury shares.
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BOTHELL, Wash., Oct. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Buenos Aires, the "Paris of the South", is a beautiful city that offers plenty to keep you busy. Known for it's vibrant nightlife, wonderful shopping and excellent restaurants, Buenos Aires is a destination of its own. And since you are down there why not go even further into the heart of Patagonia -one of the worlds' most famous National Parks - and visit the town of Bariloche. This is an unspoiled retreat, which will take your breath away with its fantastic natural beauty and splendor.
Hot Brands Inc.
Proquest Changes Name to Hot Brands Inc.
HOLT, Mich., Oct. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Proquest Capital Corporation (Pink Sheets:PROQ) announces that it has filed to change its corporate name to "Hot Brands, Inc." Proquest has filed the necessary papers with the Nevada Secretary of State Corporation Bureau, which has accepted the name change today.
South African Retail Giant Implements Verifone SC 5000s
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- VeriFone Inc., the worldwide leader in electronic payment solutions, today announced that EDCON - one of South Africa's largest retail groups listed on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange - has positioned itself at the forefront of secure smart card payment, debit card acceptance and loyalty card capability with a countrywide rollout of VeriFone SC 5000 programmable point of sale (POS) PINpads.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications Schedules Third Quarter 2003 Conference Call
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) plans to report its third quarter 2003 operating results prior to the open of regular market trading on Monday, November 10, 2003. The Company plans to conduct a conference call to discuss the results later on the same day, beginning at 11 a.m. ET (10 a.m. CT). The call will also be broadcast on the Internet.