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PoGo! Products, Ltd.
PoGo! Products Announces New Corporate Name and Ticker Symbol
BREA, Calif., Oct. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- PoGo! Products, Ltd. (OTCBB:PGOI), f/k/a Northwest Gold, Inc., (OTCBB:NWGD), a leader in portable digital audio (MP3) technology and cutting-edge personal electronic products for consumers and businesses, today announced that the Company completed a merger with PoGo! Products, Ltd., a Nevada corporation which was wholly owned by the Company, which merger was effectuated in order to reincorporate the Company in the state of Nevada, as well as to achieve a name change for the Company.
Axesstel Appoints Skytel and AIR2LAN Founder Jai Bhagat to Board of Directors
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Axesstel, Inc. (OTCBB:AXES), a leader in developing, manufacturing, and marketing high-quality, CDMA-based fixed wireless local loop (WLL) and hybrid terminals and mobile solutions to operators worldwide, today announced that Jai P. Bhagat has been appointed as the newest member of the Company's Board of Directors. As the founder of AIR2LAN and co-founder of Skytel Communications, Inc., Mr. Bhagat will provide guidance to Axesstel that draws on his extensive background in telecommunications management.
Durban Roodepoort Deep
DRD Acquires 20% Interest in Porgera Gold Mine
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Oct. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Durban Roodepoort Deep, Limited (JSE:DUR) (Nasdaq:DROOY) (ASX:DRD), announced today that it has reached agreement with Oil Search Limited (OSL) to acquire that company's 20% interest in the Porgera Gold Mine (Porgera) in Papua New Guinea (PNG).