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Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition Highlights
NEW YORK, April 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- This week's Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition will report on a broad range of informative business and lifestyle stories written by the Journal's award-winning reporters. The week's Weekend Edition will be available via home delivery and newsstands on April 7-8.
Neoware First Leading Provider to Market With Availability of Citrix Systems' Latest ICA Client
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., April 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Neoware, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), a leading provider of thin client computing solutions, today announced the immediate availability of Citrix ICA client, version 10, for users of Neoware thin client devices using the Microsoft(r) Windows(r) XPe operating system. The announcement, which supports a broader Neoware initiative to drive the evolution of thin client computing, gives Neoware users access to Citrix's most advanced and feature-rich Independent Computing Architecture (ICA). The Citrix ICA 10 client from Neoware is available for download to Neoware ezRemote Manager immediately.
NetBank, Inc. Honors Director Robin Kelton
ATLANTA, April 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- NetBank, Inc. (Nasdaq:NTBK) today announced the passing of board member Robin C. Kelton on Monday April 2, 2007, in London, UK. Kelton, who was 72, had served on the NetBank, Inc. Board of Directors since 1997. He was chairman of the investment banking firm of Kelton International Ltd. which he formed in 1995.
ATA Airlines, Inc.
ATA Reports Rise in Load Factor for March
INDIANAPOLIS, April 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ATA Airlines, Inc. today reported that scheduled service passenger load factor increased 7.3 points to 84.8 percent. There were 225,805 passengers enplaned in March, a decrease of 2.1 percent. Scheduled service traffic increased 12.8 percent from 2006 to 367.2 million RPMs (revenue passenger miles). Capacity increased 3.0 percent compared to 2006 to 432.9 million ASMs (available seat miles).
GLOBALFOUNDRIES Americas, Inc.
Chia Song Hwee Named Winner of the 2007 EE Times ACE Award for Executive of the Year
MILPITAS, Calif., April 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing (Nasdaq:CHRT) and (SGX-ST:Chartered), one of the world's top dedicated foundries, today announced that its president and chief executive officer, Chia Song Hwee, was honored with the EE Times Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Award for Executive of the Year. Honors were presented at the EE Times ACE Awards Gala on April 3, 2007, as part of the Embedded Systems Conference Silicon Valley, the largest electronic systems design event in North America.
'BizFest' Continues to Cultivate Entrepreneurial Spirit Among Hispanic Youth
KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On April 4-7 local Hispanic students who have dreams of owning their own business will descend upon Aquila corporate headquarters for a three and half day entrepreneurship training and business plan competition. For the fourth year in a row the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) Foundation in conjunction with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City and the Greater Kansas City Collaborative will host the annual Latino Youth Entrepreneurship "BizFest" program. Students will test their entrepreneurial skills as they compete for cash prizes, long-term business support and networking opportunities.