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Tele2 Will Appeal Tax Decision
NEW YORK and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tele2 AB, ("Tele2"), (Nasdaq:TLTOA) (Nasdaq:TLTOB) (Stockholmsborsen: TEL2A and TEL2B), the leading alternative pan-European telecommunications company, today announced that the tax authorities review of Tele2's financial accounts for 2001 has been finalized and the tax authorities want to change Tele2's taxation.
Ness Energy International, Inc.
Ness Energy Acquisition Property Update
WILLOW PARK, Texas and NETANYA, Israel, Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- According to Sha Stephens, President of Ness Energy International, Inc. (OTCBB:NESS), "Over the last several weeks, Ness Energy has reworked or reconfigured seven (7) of the newly acquired well bores, previously discussed in press releases. Of the seven, four (4) of these are located in Palo Pinto County, Texas and the remaining three (3) are in Parker County, Texas. We are very excited about the increase in production, considering that our rework expenses have been minimal for the amount of work that we have been able to achieve. Several of these wells required equipment replacement and refurbishing since most of it was over 20 years old."
MSSI ( Management Solutions & Systems, Inc.)
MSSI Awarded Technical Services Contract at MTMC Alexandria and MTMC Operations Center in Fort Eustis, VA
CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Maryland, Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Management Solutions & Systems, Inc., the wholly owned subsidiary of Sun & Surf, Inc. (OTCBB:SSRF) is pleased to announce that it was recently awarded a technical services contract to support the Unicenter Enterprise Management System (EMS) performance monitoring systems at the US Army Corp of Engineers, Military Traffic Management Command (MTMC) Alexandria and their MTMC Operations Center, Fort Eustis, VA.
Nord Resources Corporation
Nord Resources Appoints New Management and Directors
DRAGOON, Ariz., Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nord Resources Corporation (Pink Sheets:NRDS) is pleased to announce that Ronald A. Hirsch has assumed the duties of Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Erland A. Anderson was appointed President & Chief Operating Officer and Stephen D. Seymour and Mr. Anderson have joined the Board of Directors. In addition, Mr. Michael Attaway, P.E., was appointed Vice President and General Manager -- Johnson Camp Mine and Mr. Clive R.G. Bailey, C.P.G., was appointed Manager of Exploration for the Corporation.
Volvo Truck deliveries -- November 2003
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Deliveries of trucks from the Volvo Group to date this year declined 3%, compared with the year-earlier period. Mack Trucks was down 23% and Renault Trucks declined by 7%. However, Volvo Trucks posted an increase of 8%.