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Nord Resources Corporation
Nord Resources Appoints New Management and Directors
DRAGOON, Ariz., Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nord Resources Corporation (Pink Sheets:NRDS) is pleased to announce that Ronald A. Hirsch has assumed the duties of Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Erland A. Anderson was appointed President & Chief Operating Officer and Stephen D. Seymour and Mr. Anderson have joined the Board of Directors. In addition, Mr. Michael Attaway, P.E., was appointed Vice President and General Manager -- Johnson Camp Mine and Mr. Clive R.G. Bailey, C.P.G., was appointed Manager of Exploration for the Corporation.
Volvo Truck deliveries -- November 2003
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Deliveries of trucks from the Volvo Group to date this year declined 3%, compared with the year-earlier period. Mack Trucks was down 23% and Renault Trucks declined by 7%. However, Volvo Trucks posted an increase of 8%.
OMHEX and syndicate of banks led by SEB sign multi-currency revolving credit facility
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- OMHEX AB (publ) has signed today a SEK 2,100 million multi-currency revolving credit facility with a syndicate of banks led by SEB Merchant Banking as Mandated Lead Arranger. OMHEX owns and operates the largest securities market in Northern Europe and is a leading provider of marketplace services and solutions for the financial and energy markets. OMHEX was recently assigned an A+ long-term rating by Standard & Poor's. The credit facility consists of a SEK 600 million 5-year revolving credit facility and a SEK 1,500 million 364-day extendable multi- currency revolving credit facility with a Swedish krona swing-line option.
Salton Awaits Results on Validation in Anticipation of Marketing NutraCea's All-Natural Nutraceutical Products
EL DORADO HILLS, Calif., Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- NutraCea, (OTCBB:NTRZ), a leading nutraceutical research and development company, announced today it has entered into a strategic relationship with Salton, Inc. - a leading designer, marketer and distributor of branded, high quality small appliances, home decor and personal care products, and W. F. Young, Inc., the makers of the Absorbine and Absorbine Jr. line of products.