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Aussie Apparel Group Signs Definitive Licensing Agreement for the Bluetorch 'Extreme Sports' Trademarks
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aussie Apparel Group Ltd. (OTCBB:AASI) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with Irvine, CA based GBI to license (with an option to purchase in 2006) the "Bluetorch Brand" for apparel and certain other categories. Additionally, Aussie Apparel has the first right of refusal to license Bluetorch(tm) worldwide in all product categories exclusive of "media." Beyond apparel, other categories that could utilize the Bluetorch(tm) name include accessories, headgear, footwear and electronics. Bluetorch(tm), a nationally syndicated television series licensed to Fox Sports Net, presents a cutting edge approach to extreme sports coverage.
Vodafone Sverige AB
Richer colour and picture with the Vodafone live! Sharp GX20 mobile phone
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- With a screen resolution of 240 x 320 points, the Vodafone live! Sharp GX20 mobile phone takes Vodafone's (NYSE:VOD) customers to a mobile world of greater contrast and sharpness in colour and picture. Add to this the fact that this slim mobile with a clamshell design also offers an external colour screen, a video message function and a built-in digital camera that can take photos in 310,000 pixels and in macro perspective. All of this produces a model that takes picture communication another big step forwards.
Epic Financial Corporation
Epic Financial Corporation Subsidiary American National Mortgage Enters Into Agreement with American Premier Bank
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Sept. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- William R. Parker, President of Epic Financial Corporation (OTCBB:EPFL), announced today that the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, American National Mortgage, has entered into an agreement with American Premier Bank, of Arcadia, California, to provide mortgage banking services to clients of the bank, and to also help in the development of the Bank's own mortgage lending business operations.
Micronic Announces Order for Advanced TFT-LCD Photomask Pattern Generation Tool
TABY, Sweden, Sept. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micronic Laser Systems AB (Stockholmsborsen's Attract 40:MICR) (Other OTC:MICLF), a leading manufacturer of laser pattern generation equipment to the display and semiconductor industries, today announced that the company has received an order for an LRS series advanced TFT-LCD photomask pattern generation tool from Japan. The tool is expected to ship during the second half of 2004.
Golar LNG: Newbuilding Contract
OSLO, Norway, Sept. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Golar LNG Ltd. (Nasdaq:GLNG) has confirmed that it has now signed a newbuilding contract with the Korean shipbuilder DSME for one 145,000 m3 LNG newbuilding for delivery in end of 2005 / alternatively beginning of 2006. Included in the contract is an option for up to two more newbuildings with delivery in 2006/2007 to be declared at a later stage.