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Avalon Gold Corporation
Avalon Gold Acquires Battle Mountain Property
BELLINGHAM, Wash., Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Avalon Gold Corporation (OTCBB:AVGC) announces the acquisition of a 90% interest in the LSA claims located in the Battle Mountain region in Lander County, Nevada. The claims are surrounded by and shares several borders with Battle Mountain Gold Company's Phoenix Project, a large gold, silver and copper mining and processing operation. Newmont Mining Corporation, one of the world's largest mining companies wholly owns Battle Mountain Gold and is the operator of the Phoenix Project.
FindProfit.com Publishes Special Semiconductor Investment Report
PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FindProfit (www.findprofit.com), an investment service that delivered a +67% documented return in 2003, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers "Semiconductor Sector Outlook 2.0," the ninth special report in the FindProfit Expert Insight Series. Among the companies profiled are ON Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq:ONNN) and Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq:VTSS).
CEVA to Showcase Leading DSP Cores and Integrated Solutions at 3GSM World Congress
DUBLIN, U.K., Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- CEVA, Inc. (Nasdaq:CEVA) (LSE:CVA), the leading licensor of Digital Signal Processor (DSP) cores and communications solutions to the semiconductor industry, today announced its demonstration line-up for this year's 3GSM World Congress in Cannes, France between February 23-26, 2004. At Hall 5, hospitality suite M18, CEVA will be demonstrating its latest generation of DSP cores, tools and application platforms including:
Sveaskog Year-end report 2003
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sveaskog conducts forestry and timber sales based on its holdings of approximately 3.5 million ha of productive forest land. The forestry operations also include property management as well as commercial activities relating to hunting, fishing and recreation. The forestry operations are conducted under the Sveaskog name. The Group also includes industrial operations in the form of cartonboard manufacture, AssiDoman Cartonboard. In addition, Sveaskog has a 50% stake in the wood products industry company Setra Group AB which was formed on 1 July 2003.
LaserMonk Father Bernard McCoy Named as One of Fast Company Magazine's Fast 50 Champions of Innovation
SPARTA, Wis., Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Father Bernard McCoy, the monk pioneer behind e-business company LaserMonks.com, has been named as one of Fast Company magazine's third annual list of "Fast 50" innovators -- individuals whose achievements have significantly advanced their companies or industries. The Fast 50 will appear in the March issue of Fast Company, the nation's leading magazine for management innovators, hitting newsstands on February 18. The list includes 50 exceptional achievers selected by Fast Company editors from more than 1,650 entries submitted by individuals in 30 countries and nearly every state in the union. Fr. Bernard was named in the Wild Cards category, devoted to unsung heroes and trailblazers that are fueled by passion, guided by integrity and committed to results.
Global Medical Products Holdings
Global Medical Products Holdings, Inc. Receives Through GlobeLink Capital, Inc., Participation Equity to an Exclusive Agreement With Beijing Guo Xin Well-tel Technology Co., Ltd., a Division of The Ministry of Information Industry, People's Republic of China
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Medical Products Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GMDP) received on January 31, 2004 the assignment of all rights to a 20 percent participation equity in GlobeLink Capital, Inc. which includes the equity participation in an "Exclusive Agreement" with Beijing Guo Xin Well-tel Technology Co., Ltd., a division of The Ministry of Information Industry, People's Republic of China.