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CDMA Development Group
CDMA Leaders Gather to Discuss Strategies for Continued Expansion of the Technology Worldwide
COSTA MESA, Calif., Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- CDMA operators from around the world met on November 11 and 12 in Mumbai, India to share their successes with the technology and set priorities to ensure continued progress in the coming years. The fourth annual CDMA Operator Summit was hosted by Reliance Infocomm Limited, the largest wireless operator and a leading telecommunication provider in India. The discussions focused on cooperation in the areas of business development, new market opportunities, technology evolution, device availability and global interoperability.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract to Enhance Video-Teleconferencing Networks for Warfighters
RESTON, Va., Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) to design, engineer, test and install new video-teleconferencing hubs for networks supporting Department of Defense missions and operations worldwide. Secure video teleconferencing is a critical command-and-control tool for military commanders, providing the information and situational awareness they need to plan, execute and manage military operations.
Volvo Cars is Cutting Back 1,470 Jobs
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The restructuring process and the trade union negotiations at Volvo Cars have now been completed. Of the 180 positions who were previously notified of redundancy, 40 will be given notice. In total Volvo Cars will reduce the number of jobs globally with 1,470.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman to Present at Thomas Weisel Partners Security Technology Conference
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will present at the 2005 Thomas Weisel Partners Security Technology Conference on Monday, Dec. 5 in New York City. The presentation by Gaston Kent, Northrop Grumman vice president of investor relations, and David Zolet, Northrop Grumman vice president of corporate business development, will begin at 2:00 p.m. EST and will consist of a brief introduction followed by a question-and-answer session. It will be webcast live at www.northropgrumman.com and an audio replay will be available for two weeks.