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Telvent GIT S.A.
Telvent Will Develop IDENTICA System for the Ministry of Tourism and Trade
MADRID, Spain, Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Telvent (Nasdaq:TLVT), the IT company for a sustainable and secure world, announced today that it will develop a research and development (R&D) project to be called IDENTICA (innovation and development for advanced identity verification through biometrics and personal documentation in secure environments) for the Ministry of Tourism and Trade. This project is valued at more than six million euros and is backed by the Spanish Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Industries Association (AETIC).
The Children's Place, Inc.
Disney Store Offers Wildcat Fans All New Product to Celebrate the Release of High School Musical 2 On DVD
PASADENA, Calif., Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Disney Store (Nasdaq:PLCE) locations nationwide are celebrating Disney Channel's blockbuster sequel, High School Musical 2, as it comes to DVD on December 11. Disney Store guests who purchase a High School Musical 2 DVD or redeem their pre-sold DVD in store, will receive $6 off any Disney Store High School Musical product valued at $6 or more, including High School Musical CDs, interactive games, apparel, home product, accessories, and more!
Athersys Commences Trading On NASDAQ Capital Market
CLEVELAND, Ohio, Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Athersys, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATHX) announced that effective today its common stock will commence trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market. The stock previously traded on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol "AHYS".
Hyler Agency Latest Acquisition for Northeast Bank Subsidiary
LEWISTON and THOMASTON, Maine, Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northeast Bank Insurance Group, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lewiston-based Northeast Bank, continues to grow its footprint in Maine, this time in Thomaston, with the purchase of Hyler Agency. The Hyler Agency, family-owned and located at 472 Main Street in Thomaston, joined Northeast Bank Insurance Group and represents $2.4 million in premiums, 2700 customers and three employees.