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MotivNation, Inc. Announces Cooperation with DeVilbiss Automotive Refinishing to Promote the New Tom Prewitt Signature Series PLUS 'Aces Wild' Spray Gun
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- MotivNation, Inc. (OTCBB:MOVN), an Orange County, California-based provider and manufacturer of "tools and toys for the automotive enthusiast," announced today that MotivNation will work with DeVilbiss Automotive Refinishing to promote the distribution of the new Tom Prewitt signature series PLUS(tm) "Aces Wild" Spray Gun. The Limited Edition gun will be introduced at the SEMA show in the Las Vegas convention center on November 2, 2004.
CDMA Development Group
Moscow Workshop Explores Development and Implementation of CDMA2000
COSTA MESA, Calif., Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced that more than 130 operators, equipment vendors, government officials and press attended a workshop titled, "IMT- MC Cellular Communications: Development Perspectives in Russia," co-organized by the CDG with the Third Generation Telecommunication Networks Operators Association (3G Association) (www.a3g.ru) and the International 450 Association (IA 450) (www.450world.org) to discuss the progress and opportunities for CDMA2000(R) in Russia.
China Automotive Systems, Inc.
China Automotive Systems to Divest Non-Core Business
HUBEI, China, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- China Automotive Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:CAAS) today announced the signing of an equity exchange agreement whereby its equity interest in a non-core joint venture business has been exchanged for an equity interest position owned by an investment firm in one of the company's four automotive product joint ventures.
Delhaize Group Announces Third Quarter 2004 Earnings Release Date
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels:DELB) (NYSE:DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, confirms that it will announce its third quarter 2004 results (ended September 30, 2004) on Wednesday, November 10, 2004 at 8:00 a.m. CET. The press release will be available immediately after its publication on the Delhaize Group's web site at www.delhaizegroup.com.
ECON Investor Relations Inc.
U.S. Army's Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate Awards Subsidiary of Markland Technologies New Contracts in the Amount of $2.4M
RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Markland Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:MRKL) (http://www.marklandtech.com), an integrated homeland security company, announced today that the U.S. Army's Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD) has awarded EOIR Technologies Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Markland, new contracts in the amount of $2.4M. These new contract awards are part of an ongoing NVESD Omnibus contract. These funding awards are for EOIR to provide support services for multiple Sensors and Systems task delivery orders on the Omnibus contract. This will bring the total dollars awarded to EOIR on this NVESD Omnibus contract since July 1, 2004 to approximately $19.4M. This Omnibus contract is a major source of EOIR Technologies Inc. revenues.
Dow Jones Indexes
STOXX Ltd. to License Nine Indexes to Barclays Global Investors
LONDON, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- STOXX Ltd., the leading European index provider, has licensed its six Dow Jones EURO STOXX Style indexes as well as the Dow Jones EURO STOXX Large, Mid and Small Cap indexes to Barclays Global Investors (BGI) as underlying indexes for exchange-traded funds (ETF). The first ETFs on the Dow Jones EURO STOXX Mid and Small cap indexes will be launched on November 1, 2004 in the U.K. Additional listings in the U.K. and Continental Europe are expected soon afterwards, subject to regulatory approval.