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Global Electric Brings Aboard All-Star Team for Collaboration on Newly Expanded Conversion Project for the United States Navy
LAS VEGAS and NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Whistler Investments, Inc. (OTCBB:WHSL) - www.globalelectric.com (name change pending to Global Electric Corp), an emerging leader in the development and marketing of lithium-ion vehicles and lithium-ion powered products worldwide, announced today that world famous underwater specialist, Louis Prezelin, has been retained to provide key technical support and development of a lithium-ion conversion project with the United States Navy. The newly expanded project will serve as a trial with the United States Navy, and the development and implementation of this project will take place within the Global Electric facilities in Van Nuys, California, under the direction of lithium-ion guru Chaz Haba
UNC Health Care System Enhances Patient Care with Neoware Thin Client Appliances and Software, Provided by IBM
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of award-winning software, services and thin client appliances, today announced that the University of North Carolina (UNC) Health Care System has standardized on Neoware's thin client appliances. UNC Health Care System is replacing an aging network of PCs with Neoware thin client appliances and software at nurses' stations, emergency rooms, patient care areas, clinics and doctor's offices throughout the health care system, which serves Chapel Hill and the surrounding communities. The decision to deploy Neoware thin client appliances was made after an initial implementation throughout the System's emergency rooms that proved to be a cost-effective strategy for delivering an extremely reliable technology solution that freed hospital technicians and care givers from the challenges of administering a large, distributed network of personal computers.
Arexis acquires project in lipid metabolism
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Arexis has acquired a project concerning human bile salt stimulated lipase, BSSL, from AstraZeneca. The aim of the project is to develop a new type of substitution therapy for patients suffering from pancreatic dysfunction, for example for those with cystic fibrosis, and also for preterm infants.
NeoNet Expands Integrated Execution Capabilities
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- NeoNet, an international agency broker providing efficient electronic equity execution services for the institutional investor industry, today announced that it now offers execution on the Lisbon exchange (Euronext Lisbon) via NeoNet's exchange membership with Euronext. NeoNet has also expanded its trading capabilities on the New York Stock Exchange and American Stock Exchange through integration to the NeoNet system.
Change in holding in OMHEX
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Handelsbanken announced yesterday that they have increased their holding in OM HEX AB by 587 320 shares in the funds that they manage. The total holding in OM HEX AB now amounts to 6 042 252 shares, which represents 5.23 percent of the shares (previous holding represented 4.72 percent).
OMHEX Notice to attend the AGM
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The shareholders of OM HEX AB (publ) are hereby given notice to attend the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Thursday, March 25, 2004 at 17.30 CET at Hotel Rival, Mariatorget 3 in Stockholm.