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Sapa owns 100 per cent in Remi Claeys Aluminium
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sapa (Pink Sheets:SPKKF): Within the context of the squeeze-out procedure which closed on October 8, 2003, 40,202 shares, 12,900 options and 20,126 warrants in Remi Claeys Aluminium have been tendered. The price of these shares, options and warrants will be paid on 15 October 2003.
Ahold appoints Lawrence S. Benjamin as Chief Executive Officer at U.S. Foodservice
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Ahold (NYSE:AHO)(Other OTC:AHODF) Corporate Executive Board has appointed Lawrence S. Benjamin as Chief Executive Officer at U.S. Foodservice, effective November 1, 2003. Interim CEO Robert Tobin will work with Benjamin during the transition, ensuring continuity in the operations and governance of the company until Benjamin outlines his strategic plan for the company and addresses any changes in other senior leadership positions at the company.
Providential Holdings, Inc.
Providential Capital Completed Merger Plan For Lexor Inc.
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 13, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Providential Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:PRVH) (Berlin Stock Exchange: PR7, WKN 935160) www.phiglobal.com , today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Providential Capital has assisted Lexor, Inc., a Maryland corporation, to successfully consummate a business combination with Western Silver-Lead Corp, a Florida corporation and fully-reporting publicly-traded company, whose name has been changed to Lexor Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:LXRH).
Explore Europe This Winter With Go-today.com From $349!
BOTHELL, Wash., Oct. 13, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- It is an incredible time to plan your winter travel to Europe, as several lead travel companies are reducing their rates. Go-today.com is one of them -- offering deep discounts on their most popular winter packages, but is doing so without reducing the quality and range of hotels offered. "Compared to our competitors, our range and quality of hotels are second to none. It is easy to look just at the lead price, but the real value can often be found in the mid and upper price hotels," commented Paul Barry, President and CEO of Go-today.com.
ViaStar Holdings, Inc.
Viastar Holdings Investor Conference Call
PHOENIX, Oct. 13, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viastar Holdings Inc. (OTCBB:VISH) today announced that TheStockbroker.com, Inc. will host an Investors Conference Call scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, October 14, 2003 at 12:00 PM (ET)/9:00 AM (PT). The call will be hosted by small cap stock analyst and expert on small cap stocks, James Parker, Senior Editor of "TheStockbroker.com" newsletter. Guest speakers expected to attend the call will include, John D. Aquilino, President of Viastar Holdings, Inc. To participate in the live call, please dial 800.556.3831 and enter reservation number 00858.
Elite Flight Solutions, Inc.
Elite Flight Solutions Adds Key Personnel in Alaska
SARASOTA, Fla., Oct. 13, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Elite Flight Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:EFLT) announced today that it is adding four additional pilots, bringing the total to sixteen, in order to operate more flights on its Yukon-Kuskokwim air ambulance contract in Alaska. Elite previously maintained 12 full time pilots and 3 full time aircraft maintenance personnel. Dispatch operations are on-going 24 hours a day, seven days a week.