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Trintech Group Plc
Alphameric Selects Trintech Technology to Enable Secure EMV Chip and PIN Transactions
LONDON and DUBLIN, Ireland, April 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trintech Group Plc (Nasdaq:TTPA) (Prime Standard:TTP), a leading provider of transaction management and payment infrastructure solutions, today announced that Alphameric has selected Trintech's Smart 5000 PINPad as the technology solution for its EPOS implementations across a number of retailers in the UK and Ireland, including Clinkards, Giles Sports and Slater Menswear.
Emerson Poynter LLP
Emerson Poynter LLP Announces that Nortel Networks Corporation Investors Have Until Monday, May 17, 2004 to Seek Appointment as Lead Plaintiff -- NT
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., April 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emerson Poynter LLP, which has filed a class action lawsuit against Nortel Networks, Inc. ("Nortel") (NYSE:NT) (TSE:NT) and two of the Company's senior officers, on behalf of all persons or entities who publicly traded securities during the period between December 23, 2003 and March 12, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"), reminds investors that you have until Monday, May 17, 2004 to seek appointment by the Court as one of the lead plaintiffs in this action.
Costa Rica Vacations for the Cost Conscious!
BOTHELL, Wash., April 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- With go-today.com you can travel to the beautiful destination of Costa Rica at prices that are pleasingly affordable. Costa Rica has so much to see and do including unique experiences such as climbing a volcano, hiking through a cloud forest, strolling through a butterfly garden and taking a bird-watching tour. Looking for something a bit more adventurous? Costa Rica has excellent opportunities for surfing, rafting, snorkeling, kayaking, fishing, and windsurfing. Top the day off with a horseback ride, a bungee jump or a hot air balloon ride and then take a dip in thermal hot springs. Sun-kissed, friendly and hospitable, Costa Rica will charm you time and again.
Moore-Handley Reports Results of Operations for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2003
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Moore-Handley, Inc. (Pink Sheets:MHCO), a Birmingham-based distributor of hardware and home center products, reported a net loss of $488,000 or $0.29 per diluted share for the quarter ended December 31, 2003 vs. a net loss of $335,000 or $0.19 per diluted share for the same period in 2002. The quarter ended December 31, 2003 included a charge to income, net of taxes, of $83,000 or $0.05 per diluted share because of a change in the allowance for uncollectible vendor receivables. For the twelve months ended December 31, 2003 this charge, net of taxes, was $339,000 or $0.19 per diluted share.
Volvo Annual General Meeting Approves Ainax
GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- At the Annual General Meeting of AB Volvo on April 16, 2004, the Board's proposal to transfer all A shares in Scania to Ainax and thereafter to distribute Ainax to Volvo's shareholders was approved. The value of the distribution of Ainax was set at SEK 6,309,538,645. The Meeting also approved the Board's proposal to pay a dividend to the shareholders of SEK 8.00 per share, or a total of SEK 3,355,558,736. June 1, 2004 was adopted as the record date for entitlement to receive the cash dividend and the distribution of shares in Ainax. Payment of the cash dividend will be made through VPC (Swedish Central Securities Depository & Clearing Organization) in mid-June 2004. The shares in Ainax are expected to be registered in the VP (securities) accounts of directly registered shareholders on June 8, 2004.
Proxity Digital Networks
Photo Release -- Proxity Digital Subsidiary Cyber Aerospace Developing High Tech Warfare: UAVs Loaded with Cameras and Weapons Operate Clandestine Recon, Perform Hunter-Killer Missions
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cyber Aerospace Corp., the operating subsidiary of On Alert Systems, Inc., a Proxity Digital Networks, Inc. subsidiary (Pink Sheets:PDNW) is developing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) designed to operate innovative clandestine reconnaissance, surveillance and target acquisition, and perform hunter-killer missions. Cyber Aerospace's first generation models are called Individual Unmanned Air Scouts (IUAS). The IUAS are being designed with an open access airframe fuselage that can be rapidly field-configured with a wide array of cameras, sensors, weapons, and instruments. Their multi-use platforms have applications for Military Warfighters, Homeland Defense, Firefighting, Security, Surveillance and First Response teams.