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Internet Initiative Japan Inc.
IIJ Launches IIJ Direct Access
TOKYO, March 3, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (IIJ) (Nasdaq:IIJI) (TSE1: 3774), one of Japan's leading Internet access and comprehensive network solutions providers, today announced the late March 2009 launch of IIJ Direct Access, a remote access solution that creates a private connection to a corporate LAN using existing Internet access lines.
Bell Microproducts Inc.
Bell Microproducts Announces Amendment of Its Term Debt Facilities
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bell Microproducts Inc. (Pink Sheets:BELM) today announced the completion of amendments to its term debt agreements with The Retirement Systems of Alabama. These amendments remove the minimum net worth requirement from the agreements, curing any potential covenant breach through the date of the amendments, and replace the net worth requirement with the same reduced fixed charge coverage criteria the Company now has with its U.S. bank group.
Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc.
Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. Announces Amendment of Loan Agreement
MADISON, Wis., March 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. (Nasdaq:ABCW) today announced an agreement to amend the terms of its outstanding line of credit with U.S. Bank. Under the terms of the amendment, the Company was not required to make a principal reduction on March 2, 2009. Also, under the terms of the amendment the balance of the $116.3 million loan is now due by May 29, 2009.
The Pitfalls of Unbridled Capitalism -- New book Proposes a Biological Paradigm to Modify Economic Theories
NORTH READING, Mass., March 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Decades ago, the scientist James Lovelock gave the revolutionary theory that planet Earth was a super-organism, with parts that worked together for the greater whole. He called this the Gaia Hypothesis. Now, in this age of recession and economic uncertainty, can insights from this paradigm give us an alternative to classic capitalist theory? Know more about a novel approach to unravel the intertwined workings of society, state, and economy in The Social Gaia.
The Tale of Today in America -- Learn How America is Diving Headlong Into Quicksand
WALTON BEACH, Fla., March 2, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What really lies beneath the surface of life in America? Accompany author Fred Howard as he unravels some significant information and developments of America's democracy - past and present - and as he discusses why he fears that America is going straight Headlong Into Quicksand. Listen as he shares the tale of today in America - the oldest large democracy ever, yet a decaying empire.