latest news releases from the newsroom
Volvo Group to Implement Industrial Relocation
GOTEBORG, Sweden, March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Volvo Group is carrying out an industrial relocation in Europe as a result of which manufacture of crankshafts for medium-heavy truck engines is being increased at Villaverde, Spain, while Renault's truck production is being concentrated to Bourg-en-Bresse in France. The relocation is a consequence of the transition to a greater degree of shared technical architecture for trucks within the Volvo Group.
Standout Picks from Market Pulse for Thursday, March 18, 2004: NWPO, CORV, VWPT, LGF
ATLANTA, March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Market Pulse is pleased to introduce our featured stock, Newport International Group, Inc. (OTCBB:NWPO), to the investment community! Newport is new to Market Pulse and is poised to become a significant player in the telecommunications and web conferencing industry! Newport just had excellent news out before today's opening bell announcing an agreement with Xten! Watch this stock move! Other notable stocks that look great lately from a fundamental and technical perspective include:
Volvo: Truck deliveries -- February 2004
GOTEBORG, Sweden, March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Total deliveries of trucks from the Volvo Group's (Nasdaq:VOLVY) (Other OTC:VOLVF) (Other OTC:VOLAFK) three truck companies increased 14% through February this year, compared with the year-earlier period. Deliveries from Mack rose 26%, while deliveries from Renault Trucks were up 6%. Deliveries from Volvo Trucks increased 18% during the period.
Trans Max Technologies, Inc.
Trans Max Technologies, Inc. Listed in Standard & Poor's Corporation Records
RONKONKOMA, N.Y., March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trans Max Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:TMXT) announced today that the Editorial Board of Standard and Poor's ("S&P") has approved Trans Max Technologies for a complete corporate listing and description in Standard and Poor's Corporation Records. Additionally, Trans Max Technologies will have its corporate description published in Standard and Poor's Daily News Section. S&P also will initiate financial coverage of Trans Max Technologies as part of the S&P Market Access Program, including coverage of Trans Max Technologies on S&P's Internet website, www.advisorinsight.com as well as S&P Marketscope and the electronic version of S&P Stock Guide database. Additionally, the S&P coverage will appear on the highly trafficked OTC Bulletin Board web site www.otcbb.com.
21st Century Technologies, Inc.
Recent 21st Century Acquisition Proves Itself
LAS VEGAS, March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A recent audit of Paramount Multiservices, Inc., an acquisition of 21st Century Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:TFCT) and now a wholly owned subsidiary of that company, disclosed gross revenues for 2003 of $2,995,430, with over $897,000 in the 4th Quarter of 2003 alone. In December, 2003, Paramount was acquired by 21st Century in a stock purchase arrangement to be paid out over a three-year period.