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Saab Contracting to shed 25 personnel
LINKOPING, Sweden, Sept. 11, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Due to lower order bookings from defense and telecom customers, Saab Contracting is giving notice to 25 personnel in Arboga. The move will affect all categories of personnel.
Minera Andes Retains 49 Percent Huevos Verdes Ownership
SPOKANE, Wash., Sep. 11, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Minera Andes Inc. (the "Corporation") (TSX Venture Exchange:MAI) (OTCBB:MNEAF) has notified its joint venture operating partner, Mauricio Hochschild & Cia. Ltda. ("MHC"), that it has opted to retain a 49 percent ownership in its San Jose gold/silver property, located in southern Argentina. Surface construction and underground exploration/development are currently being completed to define a mineable gold/silver ore reserve at the Huevos Verdes resource within the San Jose project.
Elekta Signs Provider Contract with HealthTrust Purchasing Group in the U.S.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 11, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Elekta (Other OTC:EKTAF) has recently signed a contract with HealthTrust Purchasing Group (HPG) for stereotactic radiosurgery and associated neuroscience products for member hospital and clinic groups. HPG is one of the US top healthcare group purchasing organizations with a current membership in excess of 900 facilities and contracting volume of approximately USD 5 billion.
FTS Wireless, Inc.
FTS Launches First Wi-Fi `Hot Spot' for Philadelphia Market
YARDLEY, Pa., Sept. 11, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- FTS Wireless, Inc., (OTCBB:FLIP) a full service retail wireless company and wholly owned subsidiary of FTS Apparel, Inc. announced today that it's first Wi-Fi Hot Spot serving the suburban Philadelphia market has gone live, extending its Hot Spot presence from Tampa, Florida to the suburban Philadelphia market.
KMT -- Company Receives Large Order
UPPLANDS VASBY, Sweden, Sept. 11, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- one of the subsidiaries of KMT, listed on the Swedish Stock Exchange, recently received a large order from Riva Group. Riva Group is the leading steel manufacturer in Italy, 6th largest in Europe and the 9th largest in the world.