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Getech Strengthens Commitment to Server-Based Computing via New Partnership with Neoware
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. and IPSWICH, Suffolk, UK, Oct. 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of enterprise software, thin client appliances and related services, and Getech, Limited, the leading distributor and service provider for thin client desktops in the UK market, today announced a new distribution partnership to capitalize on the growing thin client market in the UK.
XsunX, Inc. Honored as Finalist in The 2005 World Technology Awards
NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The World Technology Network (WTN) announced today that XsunX, Inc. (OTCBB:XSNX), developer of Power Glass(tm) -- a solar energy technology that allows glass windows to produce electricity from the power of the sun, has been named a corporate member of the prestigious WTN organization. Every year, WTN members vote on companies who are doing the most innovative work in their field. This year XsunX's technology has been deemed among the most innovative in the world of new energy sources by the WTN.
Autoliv Expands Seatbelt Webbing in China
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Autoliv, the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, will expand its seatbelt webbing capacity in Shanghai, China and create one of the largest plants for seatbelt webbing in the world. As part of the plans, Autoliv will close its webbing plant in Australia and merge the operations with the operations in China. This will save $2 million annually starting in 2007.
Symsoft AB Delivers to Saudi Telecom
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Symsoft's local office in the Middle East, Dubai, has achieved a very important milestone by signing a contract to deliver key elements to Saudi Telecom's prepaid business operations. STC is the leading operator in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Novartis Announces Agreement to Acquire Remaining Stake in Chiron
BASEL, Switzerland, Oct. 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Novartis announced today that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Chiron Corporation (Nasdaq:CHIR) to acquire all of the remaining publicly held shares of Chiron it does not currently own. This transaction will strengthen Chiron's capabilities to better meet the needs of patients with high-quality vaccines and provide Novartis entry into this dynamic growth market.
Saab Modifies Assault Riffles Worth MSEK 260
LINKOPING, Sweden, Oct. 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration has signed a contract with Saab Bofors Dynamics to upgrade the existing Ak5 assault riffle. The contract encompasses almost 40,000 weapons and secures capacity utilization at Saab Bofors Dynamics' workshops in Eskilstuna for approximately four years.