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CDMA Development Group
CDMA Development Group Congratulates China Telecom On Its Acquisition of 3G Licenses
COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) today congratulated China Telecom on its acquisition of 3G licenses for CDMA2000(r) mobile broadband services. China Telecom is now able to offer CDMA2000-based EV-DO mobile broadband data services in addition to its current 1X voice and data services. China Telecom has stated that it plans to launch 3G CDMA mobile broadband services in 324 cities nationwide in the first half of 2009 and to upgrade its broadband network to deliver advanced EV-DO Revision A (Rev. A) mobile broadband data services by 2010.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Devices Leading the U.S. 3G Market
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CES 2009 -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced that a large selection of innovative CDMA2000(r) smartphones and high-end multimedia devices is driving the 3G wireless market in the United States. More than a dozen of these 3G broadband-enabled devices (powered by EV-DO Rev. A) from 7 vendors are currently delivering new performance capabilities to consumers and helping wireless operators expand their wireless data revenue streams. 3G CDMA mobile broadband connectivity is enabling applications on smartphones and other high-end multimedia devices that are among today's most popular mobile phones. To satisfy this growing demand for 3G devices, CDMA2000 core networks are continuing to be enhanced to support existing mobile broadband business models for years to come.
Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte S.A.B. de C.V.
OMA to Join the Mexican Stock Exchange's IPC Index
MONTERREY, Mexico, Jan. 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V., known as OMA (Nasdaq:OMAB) (BMV:OMA), announces that the Mexican Stock Exchange will include OMA's B shares in its benchmark IPC index of the 35 stocks with the highest share liquidity. The new index is effective for the period February 3, 2009 through January 29, 2010.
U-Haul International, Inc.
Photo Release -- U-Haul Launches U Car Share -- the Alternative to Car Ownership
PORTLAND, Maine, Jan. 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U Car Share is expanding its growth as it partners with the city of Portland by launching the alternative to vehicle ownership. U Car Share allows multiple users to share one vehicle, thus reducing an individual's environmental impact and allowing members to save thousands of dollars a year. Members pay only for what they use, in one low hourly rate. U Car Share takes care of fuel, insurance and maintenance costs.
Finkelstein Thompson LLP
Finkelstein Thompson LLP Announces Investigation of Satyam Computer Services, Ltd.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Finkelstein Thompson LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of purchasers of American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") of Satyam Computer Services, Ltd. ("Satyam" or the "Company") (NYSE:SAY) in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Finkelstein Thompson is investigating similar claims at this time.