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ECON Investor Relations Inc.
Defense/Security Virtual Investor Forum February 27, 2003
POINT ROBERTS, Wash., Feb. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ECON Investor Relations (ECON) http://www.Investorideas.com is pleased to announce the participation of management of Markland Technologies (OTCBB:MKLD), Law Enforcement Associates (OTCBB:LENF) and Universal Guardian Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:UGHO) in the upcoming Informed Investors virtual forum on February 27th at http://www.informedinvestors.com. Well-known industry experts will deliver the Keynote presentations including: Jack Mallon, Co-Founder of the Former IBI Security Services now specializing in Investment Banking and Research in the Security Sector, and Johnathan Tal, an Independent Analyst and Security Consultant with the Homeland Security Research Corporation.
Document Security Systems, Inc.
Document Security Systems, Inc. Announces Alliance with the Relizon Company to Address Aviation Industry Security Issues
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Document Security Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:DCSS), a provider of printed security features which prevent forgery, duplication, counterfeiting, scanning and re-imaging for any type of printed documents, labels or packaging, announced today that it is partnering with The Relizon Company to address certain recently enacted Federal Aviation Administration regulations relating to security issues in the aviation industry.
Cardio Control NV
Cardio Control, Start of Tender Period End of February 2003
DELFT, The Netherlands, Feb. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Further to the public announcement that was released on 20 January 2003 jointly by Welch Allyn, Inc. ("Welch Allyn") and Cardio Control N.V. ("Cardio Control") regarding the intention of Welch Allyn to make a friendly cash offer of EUR 6.00 per share Cardio Control (the "Offer"), Welch Allyn and Cardio Control can confirm that the due diligence review has been completed. The auditor of Cardio Control is currently concluding its review on the September 30, 2002 figures of Cardio Control, which will be included in the offering memorandum containing the terms and conditions of the proposed Offer.It is expected that the offering memorandum will be published at the end of February 2003, at which time the tender period is intended to start.
City-air Germany AG Orders two Saab 340B aircraft, Expands into Corporate Shuttle Operations
LINKOPING, Sweden, Feb. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- City-air Germany AG will introduce 32-seat Saab 340B service on routes serving the capital city of Berlin from Muestner/Osnabruck and Dortmund as well as introductory service into Salzburg from Berlin's Templehof airport. The airline caters to business travellers by offering convenient and higher levels of customer service. The carrier will be the second operation to fly the Saab 340 in Germany on domestic and international routes.
AvestaPolarit to revamp Tornio melting shop 1
STOCKHOLM, Feb. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AvestaPolarit will proceed with a reconditioning of its first stainless steel melting shop in Tornio, now that the new melting shop has been started up. The melting shop reconditioning is part of the overall development programme for the Tornio Works and will be carried out in 2004.
World Transport Authority, Inc.
World Transport Authority Responds to Lawsuit
EL CAJON, Calif., Feb. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- World Transport Authority, Inc. (WTAI) (OTCBB:WTAI) (Frankfurt:920943) learned that a lawsuit was filed against Douglas Norman by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Legal counsel is investigating these allegations and is taking appropriate action to protect the rights of both Mr. Norman and the Company's forward momentum in the interest of the shareholders.
IRIS International, Inc.
International Remote Imaging Systems' Iris Diagnostics Division Receives EN ISO 9001, EN ISO 13485, and EN 46001 Certification
CHATSWORTH, Calif., Feb. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- International Remote Imaging Systems, Inc. (AMEX:IRI), a highly regarded manufacturer and marketer of automated IVD urinalysis systems and medical devices used in hospitals and reference clinical laboratories worldwide, announced today that its Iris Diagnostics Division has received EN ISO 9001, EN ISO 13485, and EN 46001 certification.