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Travelzoo Announces the 2009 Travelzoo Award Finalists
NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Travelzoo (Nasdaq:TZOO), a global Internet media company, today announced the finalists for the 2009 Travelzoo Awards. The Travelzoo Awards, also known as 'The Tzoos', celebrates the companies behind the best deals in travel, including airlines, hotels, vacation companies, cruise agencies, cruise lines, shows & events, car rentals and destinations. Travelzoo's 85 deal experts around the world evaluated more than 80,000 deals to uncover the companies behind the best deals in 23 categories.
Axcelis Technologies, Inc.
Axcelis Technologies in Agreement to Sell Its Interest in Joint Venture SEN Corporation to Sumitomo Heavy Industries
BEVERLY, Mass., Feb. 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Axcelis Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ACLS) today announced that it has entered into a Share Purchase Agreement in which Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. ("SHI") will purchase Axcelis' 50% interest in their joint venture, SEN Corporation, an SHI and Axcelis Company, ("SEN"), for Y13 billion, or approximately $133 million, in cash at current conversion rates. Axcelis and SHI each currently own 50% of SEN, a Japanese company that is licensed by Axcelis to manufacture and sell certain implant products in Japan.