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MoneyTV, Week of 1/17
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- MoneyTV is the nationally syndicated television program all about money, profiling emerging-growth companies (http://www.moneytv.net), featuring informative interviews with the CEOs, insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures.
Japanese Professor Becomes Autoliv Advisor
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Professor Koshiro Ono has become a member of the Autoliv (NYSE:ALV) Technical Advisory Board, which consists of world-leading researchers in automotive safety and biomechanics of impacts. He replaces Professor Hermann Appel from the Technical University of Berlin, Germany, who died at the end of last year.
Ake Svensson, New CEO and President of Saab
LINKOPING, Sweden, Jan. 17, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- After eight years, Bengt Halse intends to take the opportunity, at the age of 60, to step down from the post of chief executive and president of Saab. He will be replaced by Ake Svensson, currently Head of business area Saab Aerospace in Linkoping. The changeover takes place on July 14, this year, following presentation of the company's interim report for the second quarter.
Entertainment Games, Inc.
eGames Repays Fleet Bank Term Loan
LANGHORNE, Pa., Jan. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- eGames, Inc. (OTCBB:EGAM), a publisher and developer of Family Friendly(tm), value-priced consumer entertainment PC software games, today announced that it has repaid the entire outstanding term loan balance to Fleet Bank prior to maturity and has redeemed the common stock warrant issued to Fleet Bank in connection with the forbearance agreement entered into on October 31, 2001.
Chitwood & Harley
Chitwood & Harley Announces Class Period for Securities Class Action on Behalf of Investors in Hotels.com; Lead Plaintiff Deadline: March 11, 2003 -- ROOM
ATLANTA, Jan. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chitwood & Harley announces that a class action lawsuit is pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of Hotels.com (Nasdaq:ROOM), between October 23, 2002 and January 6, 2003, inclusive ("Class Period"). The civil action number in the first filed case is 03-CV-00069. If you wish to serve as lead plaintiff, you must file a motion for appointment no later than March 11, 2003.