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Wolf Popper LLP
Wolf Popper Files Securities Fraud Class Action Against Koninklijke (Royal) Ahold NV -- AHO
NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolf Popper LLP has filed a securities fraud lawsuit against Koninklijke (Royal) Ahold NV (NYSE:AHO) (AMS:AHLN) (LSE:AHLNq) (Swiss:AHLN), Cornelis H. van der Hoeven and Adriaan Michiel Meurs, on behalf of persons who purchased Royal Ahold securities on the United States and European stock exchanges from March 6, 2001 through February 21, 2003. The action was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, located at Daniel Patrick Moynihan United States Courthouse, 500 Pearl Street, New York, NY 10007-1312, telephone number (212) 805-0136. The complaint can be viewed on Wolf Popper's website or obtained from the Court.
Chimera Technology Corp.
Chimera Consummates First Licensee
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chimera Technology Corp. (Pink Sheets:CMRA), through its wholly owned subsidiary 724Bingo.com, an innovative Internet Gaming Software Provider/Licensor and e-Commerce services company, today announced it has consummated its first license agreement with Market System Inc. ("Market") of Singapore, for a non-exclusive license to utilize Chimera's Internet gaming suite. Chimera has completed all necessary due diligence on "Market" and will begin to work with "Market's" management to design the framework that include the deployment of an Internet website powered by the Chimera Internet gaming suite & management platform.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark Offshore Reports Fourth Quarter and Year Results
HOUSTON, Feb. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:GMRK) today announced net income of $3.8 million, or $0.19 per share (diluted) for the quarter ended December 31, 2002, on revenues of $33.3 million. This compares to net income of $6.5 million, or $0.39 per share (diluted) on revenue of $32.9 million for the fourth quarter of 2001. Operating income for the fourth quarter of 2002 was $6.8 million compared to $11.1 million in the same quarter one year ago and $9.6 million for the third quarter of 2002.