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Holmen AB -- Annual General Meeting 2003
STOCKHOLM, Feb. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders who together represent some 75 per cent of the votes in Holmen AB have given notice that they will propose that the following ordinary members of the Board be re-elected at the Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 26 March 2003: Fredrik Lundberg, Carl Kempe, Hans Larsson, Goran Lundin, Arne Martensson, Bengt Pettersson, Per Welin and Christer Zetterberg.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Wins $118 Million Contract From IRS For SCRIPS Program
HERNDON, Va., Feb. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will continue to benefit from Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) efficient processing of tax forms through a contract for the Service Center Recognition Image Processing System (SCRIPS). Under the terms of this indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract from the IRS, Northrop Grumman's Information Technology (IT) sector will provide IT maintenance support for SCRIPS.
Alera Technologies DVD/CD Shredder Now Only $39.99
VAN NUYS, Calif., Feb. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alera Technologies, developer and manufacturer of Advanced DVD and CD recording solutions, announced today a significant 33% price reduction for its popular DVD/CD Shredder(tm), a unique data security tool that permanently destroys the data layers on DVDs and CDs securely preventing unauthorized use.
Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
Stockgroup's Leading Financial Portals Surpass 6 Million Message Forum Posts
VANCOUVER, B.C., Feb. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. (TSX Venture Exchange:SWB) (OTCBB:SWEB) is pleased to announce that its popular StockHouse financial web portals, StockHouse.com and StockHouse.ca, have recorded over 6 million postings within their BullBoards(TM) message forums. Individual investors have come to depend on StockHouse BullBoards, one of the most popular on-line financial forums in North America, to share their opinions and gain insights into financial markets and individual stocks. In addition to topics such as Today's Top Forums, other BullBoards of interest include After Hours Trading, The Day Trader's Corner, IPOs, Technical Analysis and Investor Awareness, to name a few.
Sveaskog Year-end report 2002
STOCKHOLM, Feb. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sveaskog (Other OTC:ASDOF) 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 natural experiences. The forestry operations are conducted under the Sveaskog name. The Group also includes a sawmill business and cartonboard manufacture. The industrial operations are conducted under the names AssiDoman Timber and AssiDoman Cartonboard.